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Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020 unveiled
30 October 2019
SCARPERIA (Italy): The new version of the 488 GT3, which will compete in the main international GT championships in 2020, was unveiled at the Oct 24-27 Ferrari Finali Mondiali at M...
Ferrari 488 Challenge Evo introduced
30 October 2019
SCARPERIA (Italy): The new 488 Challenge Evo made its debut at the Oct 24-27 Ferrari Finali Mondiali event at the Mugello Circuit. Three years after the presentation of the 488 ...
Hyundai to unveil concept for hydrogen-powered fuel cell ele...
30 October 2019
ATLANTA: Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) revealed today the first rendering images of its concept for a hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric truck, HDC-6 NEPTUNE. HMC will debut its...
Naza Kia Malaysia rewards 62 customers with petrol cards
30 October 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Naza Kia Malaysia, the official distributor of Kia vehicles in Malaysia, welcomed 62 winners of the ‘Fuel Your Freedom, Discover Malaysia with Kia’ Contest who receiv...
Peugeot and Citroen 3S outlet opens in Alor Star
30 October 2019
ALOR STAR: A new RM2mil bi-marque Peugeot and Citroen 3S (sales, service and spare parts) dealership has opened here. “The launch of this new bi-marque Peugeot and Citroën Alor ...
New NAP to be presented to Cabinet next week
30 October 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: The National Automotive Policy (NAP) 2019 may be presented to the Cabinet next week for approval to enable it to be launched by end-2019. Minister of International...
Khazanah not selling stake in PLUS
30 October 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: The government sovereign wealth fund, Khazanah Nasional Bhd, is not in the mood to sell PLUS Malaysia Bhd, the country’s biggest expressway toll firm, its managing di...
VW forms unit dedicated to autonomous driving tech
30 October 2019
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen announced on Monday the establishment of Volkswagen Autonomy GmbH, a new subsidiary dedicated to developing autonomous driving technology. Its goal is to a...
Mercedes recalls some EQC electric cars due to potentially f...
30 October 2019
FRANKFURT: Daimler is recalling some new Mercedes-Benz EQC electric cars because of a potentially defective bolt in the differential, the company said on Tuesday. “Daimler AG ha...
Honda and Hitachi to merge four car parts makers, says Yomiu...
30 October 2019
TOKYO: Honda Motor Co. and Hitachi Ltd. are discussing a merger of four of their car parts businesses to create a components supplier with almost US$17 billion (RM71bil) in sales, ...
World's most expensive parking space sold in HK
30 October 2019
HONG KONG: Paying almost HK$1 million for real estate is beyond the financial dreams of most people, even if it would get them a luxury mansion. But what about paying it for a park...
Fiat Chrysler back in merger talks, this time with Peugeot, ...
30 October 2019
PARIS: Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot owner PSA are in talks to combine in a deal that could create a US$50 billion (RM209bil) automaker, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesd...
Sunway previews cashless and ticketless smart parking system
29 October 2019
PETALING JAYA: Local developer Sunway today showed off a cashless and ticketless smart parking system, The parking system is linked to multiple e-wallet partners, which include ...
Perodua invests RM7 million in new stamping machine
29 October 2019
TANJUNG MALIM: Perodua is centralising parts production for its past models with a new hydraulic press stamping machine at its supplier IQM Sdn Bhd’s facility in Tanjung Malim, Per...
Toyota Gazoo Racing to sell GR Supra GT4 at €175,000
29 October 2019
TOKYO: Toyota Gazoo Racing will start the sales of GR Supra GT4, a race car for customer teams, starting from March 2020 to Europe. The sales area will expand to North America i...
Virtual robots support Audi employees working on PCs
29 October 2019
SINGAPORE: Colleague robot moves into the office: Audi is now developing bots to carry out monotonous tasks for employees at PC workstations. The digital robots can perform tas...
Hyundai replaces head of premium Genesis brand
29 October 2019
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor today named its former North American chief, William Lee (pic), to oversee its premium Genesis brand following the departure of Manfred Fitzgerald. Lee face...
Porsche pilots online car sales in the US
29 October 2019
ATLANTA: Porsche announced that it has launched a US-based online car sales project in partnership with 25 dealerships across the country to bring the convenience of online shoppin...
Tokyo Motor Show 2019: Perodua studying new SUV
29 October 2019
At the Tokyo Motor Show 2019, what caught the attention is a new Daihatsu SUV. Striking in shape, the SUV caught Perodua officials by surprise as they didn’t expect it to be sho...
Pedestrian detection systems produce mixed results in safety...
29 October 2019
WASHINGTON: The performance of modern pedestrian detection systems varies widely between carmakers, with high-end luxury brands generally faring better and other models failing to ...