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Japan orders tighter immigration procedures after Ghosn flee...
06 January 2020
It remains unclear what Japan might do to bring Ghosn back. — Reuters TOKYO: Japan said it would tighten immigration measures after former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn fled the countr...
Jan 4-10: RON97 petrol up 2 sen to RM2.65 per litre
03 January 2020
Gentex debuts new rear view tech for Aston Martin
03 January 2020
LAS VEGAS: Gentex Corp and Aston Martin have jointly developed a camera-based rear vision system for future Aston Martin vehicles that dramatically improves a driver’s ability to m...
Two Dakar icons and nine MINIs set for Dakar Rally action
03 January 2020
MUNICH: The Dakar Rally will be visiting the Arabian Peninsula for the first time from Jan 5 to 17 and it will feature two Dakar legends in the MINI JCW Buggy and a total of nine M...
2020 Perodua Bezza facelift open for booking: You now get be...
03 January 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The 2020 Perodua Bezza facelift is offered in four variants priced from RM34,580 to RM49,980 (on-the-road before insurance in Peninsular Malaysia). The Bezza facel...
Aston Martin adds sports car flair to Airbus helicopter
03 January 2020
PARIS: Aston Martin has focused its creative energy this round on flying machines. It revealed today the ACH130 Aston Martin Edition, a bespoke helicopter, created in partne...
Perodua SUV expected in 2nd half 2020, says research house
03 January 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: There are plans for the compact 5-seater Perodua SUV, based on the Daihatsu Rocky (also offered as the Toyota Raize in Japan), to surface in the second half of 2020, ...
Bentley won't launch fully electric car until at least 2025
03 January 2020
LONDON: Bentley CEO Adrian Hallmark says consumers shouldn't expect to see an all-electric Bentley until 2025 or later. "(The year) 2025 is the earliest we can get a credible ba...
Am I an aggressive driver? Tell-tale road rage signs to watc...
03 January 2020
LONDON: Aggressive driving poses a real threat to the safety of all road users and unsafe driving behaviour can quickly turn into road rage, which can in turn can trigger violence....
Tesla cuts starting price for Model 3 by 9% in China
03 January 2020
A China-made Model 3 vehicle is seen at a delivery ceremony in the Shanghai Gigafactory on Dec 30. — Reuters SHANGHAI: Tesla cut the starting price of its China-built Model 3 seda...
Barcelona bans older, most polluting cars
03 January 2020
BARCELONA: Barcelona imposed a ban Thursday on older, more polluting vehicles during most of the day in a bid to reduce air pollution in Spain's second largest city. Gasoline-po...
Vehicle entry permit on hold as many S'porean vehicles still...
03 January 2020
MUAR: The vehicle entry permit (VEP) on all outbound traffic at Johor's Sultan Iskandar Building and Sultan Abu Bakar Complex continues to be deferred because a high number of Sing...
Three crashes, three deaths raise questions about Tesla’s Au...
03 January 2020
A Model S. — AFP DETROIT: Three crashes involving Teslas that killed three people have increased scrutiny of the company’s Autopilot driving system just months before CEO Elon Mus...
Volkswagen delivers 250,000th electric vehicle
03 January 2020
WOLFSBURG (Germany): The Autostadt was the venue where Volkswagen (VW) delivered its 250,000th electric car - an e-Golf, since the introduction of the e-up! in 2013. The brand’s...
What’s Ghosn on? Cringeworthy puns light up Twitter
03 January 2020
A 2017 file pic of Ghosn in Paris. — AFP HONG KONG: Carlos Ghosn has generated a storm of tweets after the former head of Nissan Motor Co. and Renault SA, who was facing trial in ...
Last Porsche 911 (991) rolls off production line
02 January 2020
STUTTGART (Germany): Porsche's 991 series has been the most comprehensively developed generation of the 911 to date – and the most successful too, with 233,540 units produced. T...
Order a car wash via Volvo's mobile app
02 January 2020
LONDON: Volvo Car UK offers its customers the convenience of having a cleaner car via its new app-based mobile valeting service - Volvo Car Mobile Wash. Depending on the model, ...
Proton sold 100,821 cars in 2019, Saga and X70 lead sales
02 January 2020
SHAH ALAM: Total sales for national automaker Proton in 2019 closed at 100,821 units (domestic + export), the first time it has crossed the 100,000 unit threshold since 2015. Th...
Final tribute for the Volkswagen Beetle
02 January 2020
NEW YORK: A year after officially announcing the end of its production, Volkswagen has produced a final tribute to the iconic Beetle. Taking the celebration of life to the world...
Genesis GV80: First images of the SUV
02 January 2020
SEOUL: Genesis has shared the first official images of the GV80, the first sport-utility vehicle for the brand. The much-anticipated, three-row (available) GV80 will become the ...