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Aston Martin opens door to interior details and pricing of D...
06 November 2019
LONDON: With the global unveil of the company’s first SUV set for Nov 20 in Beijing, the luxury British marque has today released the first image showcasing the finely crafted cabi...
Nio, Mobileye partner on self-driving consumer passenger car...
06 November 2019
Shashua said the deal with Nio would improve mapping to support autonomous driving. NEW YORK: Chinese electric car startup Nio Inc and Intel Corp’s self-driving car technology fi...
Volvo Cars goes for blockchain tech to avoid unethical cobal...
06 November 2019
STOCKHOLM: Volvo Cars will use blockchain technology to trace the origin of cobalt used in its batteries in an effort to avoid supplies produced by children and under unethical con...
New Infiniti infotainment system improves driver connectivit...
06 November 2019
HONG KONG: Infiniti has developed a new-generation infotainment system for its key 2020 models. With the 2020 model year updates for Q50, Q60, QX50 and the flagship QX80, owners...
Touch n' Go surcharge to be removed at parking facilities, P...
06 November 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Touch n' Go will soon end the 10% surcharge imposed at parking facilities with dual payment systems, Parliament was told. "Touch n' Go card has taken the initiativ...
An SUV coupe just for China: Skoda unveils new Kamiq GT
06 November 2019
PRAGUE: Skoda has turned the Kamiq into a coupe, albeit only for China, where the Czech VW subsidiary has unveiled a new spin-off of its compact crossover for one of the world's bi...
Idris Elba teams up with Ford for launch of 100%-electric SU...
06 November 2019
DETROIT: British actor Idris Elba, who recently played the villain in "Fast and Furious: Hobbs and Shaw," will promote an all-electric SUV which will soon be unveiled by Ford. Acco...
Eighth-gen Hyundai Sonata starts production in US
06 November 2019
MIAMI: Hyundai today introduced its all-new 2020 Sonata at the 49th Miami International Auto Show here. Production of the eighth-generation Sonata also starts today at Hyundai M...
Aston Martin picks Beijing for SUV launch with China key to ...
06 November 2019
LONDON: Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings Plc will launch its first sport-utility vehicle in Beijing this month, highlighting China’s importance as a key market for a model the ...
Software behind self-driving Uber crash didn't recognise jay...
06 November 2019
An Uber pick-up location is pictured in San Diego. — Reuters SAN FRANCISCO: An Uber self-driving car that struck and killed a woman last year in Arizona failed to recognise her ...
Audi adopts 'overspray-free painting' method
06 November 2019
SINGAPORE: Audi is now able to apply two different colours in the same painting process using a method known as overspray-free painting. The new technique is being adopted for t...
Govt still studying plans for takeover of Khazanah stake in ...
06 November 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: The government is still scrutinising the various proposals received to take over Khazanah Nasional Bhd’s 51% stake in PLUS Malaysia Bhd. Economic Affairs Minister ...
Ferrari to leverage on brand as it promises faster growth
06 November 2019
MILAN: Ferrari has announced a new brand strategy promising even more growth. The "Cavallino Rampante", or "Prancing Horse", launched a plan to enhance its brand through new app...
Aston Martin and Brough Superior build AMB 001 track-going m...
05 November 2019
MILAN: With the coming-together of Aston Martin and Brough Superior - two iconic and historic British performance brands, it has given birth to a track-only, strictly limited-editi...
Toyota Raize compact SUV debuts in Japan
05 November 2019
TOKYO: Toyota has introduced a new compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) called Raize in Japan. The carmaker said the Raize would provide car buyers with a vehicle that's both pra...
Toyota Gazoo Racing Festival 2019 - former airport becomes m...
05 November 2019
PETALING JAYA: Bandar Malaysia will become the backdrop for the most unique stopover yet in the Toyota Gazoo Racing Festival and Toyota Vios Challenge racing series with an airstri...
2020 BMW X3 xDrive30e plug-in hybrid: Up to 55km in EV mode
05 November 2019
MUNICH: The new BMW X3 xDrive30e is the third Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) in the brand's current model range to feature a plug-in hybrid drive and power transmission to all four ...
MRC Malaysia becomes Thatcham Research partner
05 November 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Motordata Research Consortium (MRC) has become the ASEAN representative of Thatcham Research’s Global Associate member initiative. Under the new agreement, MRC wil...
Shell launches more affordable car engine oil
05 November 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Shell Malaysia Trading Sdn Bhd has launched the new low viscosity Shell Helix HX8 0W 20 passenger car fully synthetic engine oil at RM199 per 4-litre pack and RM53.90...
Toyota ropes in weather guys to improve driver safety
05 November 2019
TOKYO: Toyota has teamed up with a weather agency in a research project to improve the accuracy of weather forecasts and increase driver safety using the Internet of Things (IoT) a...