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Tokyo Motor Show 2019: Lexus LF-30 Electrified Concept
23 October 2019
TOKYO: Lexus has unveiled its LF-30 Electrified Concept at the this year's 46th Tokyo Motor Show as part of its "Lexus Electrified" vision that aims for a fundamental leap in vehic...
SOCAR Malaysia grows to a fleet of 2,000 cars
23 October 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: SOCAR - Malaysia’s biggest car-sharing platform, introduced its bigger and better self today, revealing broader services, upgraded features and a revamped customer se...
Tokyo Motor Show 2019: Honda CT125 concept bike
23 October 2019
TOKYO: Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today unveiled the world premiere of the CT125 as part of its concept model for the Honda Super Cub series. Designed with off-road performance in mi...
Tokyo Motor Show 2019: New Honda Fit/Jazz unveiled
23 October 2019
TOKYO: Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today unveiled the world premiere of the all-new Fit known locally as the Jazz at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019. The all-new Fit will be exhibited ...
NZ Wheels host live viewing match between Manchester United ...
22 October 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: NZ Wheels Sdn Bhd, an authorised dealer for Mercedes-Benz in Malaysia, hosted loyal customers and their families and friends to a live viewing session of the English ...
Rapid Bus deploys HINO Poncho minibus in three-month trial
22 October 2019
From left: Rapid Bus CEO Muhammad Yazurin Sallij, Prasarana group chief operating officer COO Muhammad Nizam Alias, Bandar Utama Assemblyman Jamaliah Jamaluddin, Loke, Hino Malaysi...
Israel's Upstream wins funding to expand in automotive cyber...
21 October 2019
DETROIT: Israel’s Upstream Security has secured US$30 million funding from a wide range of global automakers and venture capital firms as it looks to tap into the increasingly comp...
Toyota 3S centre opens in Nilai
21 October 2019
NILAI: A new Toyota 3S (sales, service and spare parts) centre has been opened in Nilai, Negri Sembilan, by Unitedstar Corporation Sdn Bhd. Since 1995, Unitedstar Corp has been ...
Briton Dean Hodge is Hyundai's top mechanic
21 October 2019
Hodge (centre) with other winners of subsidiary categories. SEOUL: Briton Dean Hodge is the world's best mechanic — at least in the eyes of Hyundai. Hodge emerged as the cham...
Isuzu D-Max 1.9 heads for gruelling Borneo Safari
21 October 2019
KOTA KINABALU: Fresh from its recent launch, the new Isuzu D-Max 1.9 will face its litmus test when it undertakes the task of conquering one of Asia’s most extreme off-road events ...
BMW seeking more partners in mobility services venture, says...
21 October 2019
FRANKFURT: BMW is keen to find additional partners for the mobility services venture it runs with rival carmaker Daimler, BMW’s new chief executive told a Sunday newspaper. “We ...
Gojek CEO quits to join Indonesian cabinet, replacements nam...
21 October 2019
Makarim's role in the cabinet would be announced by President Joko Widodo later in the week. — Reuters JAKARTA: Gojek CEO and co-founder Nadiem Makarim said on Monday he had resig...
New Proton 3S outlet opens in Kota Kinabalu
21 October 2019
KOTA KINABALU: Proton's new 3S (sales, service and spare parts) outlet, operated by a Shirba Auto Sdn Bhd, has officially opened its doors in Kota Kinabalu. The opening was join...
Indonesian capital shift gives impetus to plan for highway e...
21 October 2019
PETALING JAYA: An ambitious plan is in the making to build a complete network of highways in Borneo linking the most remote areas in Sarawak to Sabah and then on to Kalimantan, whe...
British engineer claims his fuel cell invention could offer ...
21 October 2019
LONDON: Read this tale with a pinch of salt. It sounds farfetched but a former navy officer-turned-inventor has inked a multi-million dollar deal to produce his electric car "batte...
Tesla's Nuerburgring run revs up debate over speed records
19 October 2019
A driver steering a Model S at the Nuerburgring race track on Tuesday. — Reuters FRANKFURT: Tesla Inc’s attempts to humble Porsche with a new lap record on Germany’s legendary Nor...
Electric Hummer could be part of GM's move into EV trucks, S...
19 October 2019
WASHINGTON/DETROIT: General Motors Co plans to build a new family of premium electric pickup trucks and sport-utility vehicles at its Detroit-Hamtramck plant beginning in late 2021...
Fuel smugglers earn 20 sen a litre
19 October 2019
PETALING JAYA: A price difference of just 20 sen per litre is all it takes to encourage smuggling of fuel to neighbouring countries. Sources familiar with the scourge said this ...
Govt gets four offers to take over PLUS
19 October 2019
KUALA BERANG: The Works Ministry confirmed that it has received four formal offers so far from interested parties to take over PLUS Malaysia Bhd. Its minister, Baru Bian, said t...
PJ car theft syndicate busted, 12 arrested
19 October 2019
PETALING JAYA: If your old car has been stolen, you might still be able to get it back. Police have crippled a car theft syndicate here that specialised in cannibalising old veh...