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Honda teases image of next-generation Jazz
16 October 2019
TOKYO: Honda has released its first teaser image of the all-new Jazz which is set for its world premiere at the Tokyo Motor Show on Oct 23. Redesigned with passengers in mind, t...
Say hello to BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe
16 October 2019
MUNICH: BMW went and did a "Gran Coupe" on the 2 Series, which refers to a 4-door version of the car for better practicality. The company announced today it's bringing the 2...
Audi testing 5G on its home turf
16 October 2019
INGOLSTADT: Audi has partnered with Deutsche Telekom to conduct tests on a 5G network in a real setting at its base here. With 5G opening up new perspectives, the aim of the par...
Tata looks for Jaguar Land Rover partners, but rules out sal...
16 October 2019
NEW YORK: The Indian conglomerate that owns Jaguar Land Rover said it is open to finding partners for the automaker but isn’t planning on selling the embattled unit. "We’re not ...
GM and union inching closer to deal to end month-long UAW st...
16 October 2019
A member of the United Auto Workers walking the picket line at the General Motors Romulus Powertrain plant in Romulus, Michigan on Oct 9. — AP WASHINGTON: General Motors Co and th...
Surging SUV demand is spooking German workers building sedan...
16 October 2019
MUNICH: Germany’s car industry built its world-class reputation on sedans like the Audi A4, the BMW 5 Series and the Volkswagen Passat, reliable models that look good in the family...
Faraday Future founder files for bankruptcy to repay persona...
16 October 2019
Yueting has raked up personal debts of US$2bil. — Reuters LOS ANGELES: Faraday Future founder and chief executive officer Jia Yueting has filed for bankruptcy in the United States...
Aid recipients eligible for fuel subsidies can check status ...
15 October 2019
PUTRAJAYA: The 2.9 million recipients of Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) who are eligible for fuel subsidies can start checking their status online. They can do so at the fuel subsidy ...
Toyota Copen GR Sport compact convertible sports car launche...
15 October 2019
TOKYO: Toyota has rolled out the Copen GR Sport compact convertible sports car in Japan, armed with a 660cc turbocharged engine and a powered-folding hardtop. The front-wheel dr...
Renault Sport Track Day returns, Megane RS 280 Cup sets new ...
15 October 2019
SEPANG: Following the launch of the new Renault Megane RS 280 Cup, the Renault Sport Track Day made a comeback with a twist at a night session at the Sepang International Circuit. ...
Shell and BonusLink announce 1st winner of BMW X3
15 October 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Neeraj Kumar N Krishna Kumar from Penang was announced the first grand prize winner of the Menangi 3 BMW X3 contest by Shell and BonusLink at a special celebration fo...
Hyundai keen to develop self-driving cars, unveils RM147bil ...
15 October 2019
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Group said it plans to invest 41 trillion won (RM147bil) in mobility and other auto technologies by 2025, part of which will be directed to an ambitious effort...
Volkswagen offers peek at next Golf
15 October 2019
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen has published the first rendering of its upcoming Golf. The eighth generation of the iconic compact should get its official world premiere in Wolfsburg, Germa...
WATCH: New Honda Civic preview drive in Thailand
15 October 2019
UPDATE: The Malaysian launch of the Honda Civic has been pushed to early 2020. It was supposed to arrive in December but Honda Malaysia had to delay it due to external factors beyo...
Morris Commercial teases return of the J-Type van
15 October 2019
LONDON: After having secured the right to the Morris Commercial name, a British brand under which a series of vehicles were made from the mid-1920s to the late '60s, the resurrecte...
Tenders to be called for RM980mil works for Pan Borneo Highw...
15 October 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: The government will call for tenders for three new work packages worth RM980mil for the Pan Borneo Highway project in the first quarter of next year, the Dewan Rakyat...
Harley stops output of LiveWire electric bike key to revival...
15 October 2019
UPDATE: Harley-Davidson says LiveWire production has resumed following a charging system fix. It said the problem was limited to one unit.This is what the company said: "After comp...
UMW upbeat on achieving car sales target
15 October 2019
SHAH ALAM: UMW Holdings Bhd is confident of achieving its automotive sales target for this year. UMW president and group chief executive officer Badrul Feisal Abdul Rahim told r...
In Mali, love for Italy's vintage scooter is timeless
15 October 2019
Seck Seydou riding his Vespa through the streets of Bamako. — AFP BAMAKO: Seydou Seck's Vespa is 41 years old, but he sits upright and proud on the ancient grey scooter when he he...
Bring back a decent spare wheel, say annoyed motorists
15 October 2019
LONDON: Today's motorists are often in for a nasty surprise when they get a puncture, since most modern cars do not come with a proper spare wheel. And according to a survey by ...