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Perodua ups 2019 sales target to 235,000 units
17 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Perodua has revised upwards its 2019 sales target to 235,000 units from 231,000 units initially, underpinned by sustained healthy demand for all its models. The ta...
Pininfarina to unveil brand's future design philosophy next ...
17 July 2019
The Battista undergoing wind tunnel testing. TURIN: Automobili Pininfarina's design director Luca Borgogno will be giving the world a peek at the Italian company's design vision f...
Renault forms Chinese electric vehicles venture with Jiangli...
17 July 2019
PARIS: Renault has formed a joint venture partnership with Jiangling Motors Corporation Group (JMCG) to target the Chinese electric vehicles (EV) market, in a deal which will also ...
Tesla drops cheapest Model X, S variants, cuts prices to sim...
16 July 2019
BEIJING: Tesla Inc has dropped the standard-range variants of its Model X and Model S from its product lineup and adjusted prices across its range, in a sales push that comes days ...
Bukit Aman: Singaporeans racked up the most overdue traffic ...
16 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Singaporean drivers have the highest number of overdue traffic summonses compared to those from other neighbouring countries, says Bukit Aman Traffic Investigation an...
Ford Ranger sales edges up this year
16 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), the sole local distributor of Ford vehicles in Malaysia, reported its first-half of its Ranger sales performance which gained 1.7% t...
Toyota and JAXA to build lunar rover
16 July 2019
TOKYO: Toyota Motor Corporation and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) announced a signed three-year joint research agreement for a manned, pressurized lunar rover that uses...
2019 Nissan LEAF coming to Malaysia: What you need to know
16 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: The 2019 Nissan LEAF is expected to be launched in Malaysia soon. Local Nissan distributor Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd (ETCM) claims the new LEAF with its new 4...
Nissan bets on new driverless Skyline to heal image after Gh...
16 July 2019
TOKYO: Nissan Motor Co. unveiled a new version of its Skyline sports sedan, adding the carmaker’s most advanced autonomous driving technology, as well as design elements shared wit...
Renault sees new model push as softening sales decline
16 July 2019
PARIS: Renault posted a 6.7% decline in first-half vehicle sales amid a global auto slowdown, but said a forthcoming product offensive would begin to help soften the blow in key ma...
Speaking of full model change and facelifts: Vios, Myvi, Per...
15 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: Different car makers have different yardsticks to define a generational change or a facelift change. This can be confusing to the public, and even motoring writer...
Govt to implement RFID toll collection at all toll plazas na...
15 July 2019
GEORGE TOWN: The Federal Government will implement the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) for toll collection at all toll plazas nationwide soon. When asked whether it would ...
Car industry re-inventing the wheel to keep up with robocars
15 July 2019
TOKYO: The car industry is re-inventing the wheel to prepare for autonomous vehicles. Japan’s Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd., whose roots stretch back to when Henry Ford was bu...
405 Beetle car fans turned up for VW gathering
15 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) recently welcomed 405 Beetle cars from across the country at the Beetle - An Iconic Gathering held at Putrajaya. The cele...
Swedish old-school e-motorcycle Regent offers stylish silent...
15 July 2019
GOTHENBURG: The Regent looks like an authentic cafe racer-style motorbike, except that this handsome machine has an electric motor instead of a noisy petrol engine. The vintage ...
New model coming on MINI's 60th anniversary
15 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: MINI Malaysia today announced that a new model would be unveiled to mark the 60th anniversary of MINI on July 19. The model is the first of two new models that wou...
Multi-storey car parks are evolving into mobility hubs
15 July 2019
STUTTGART: Urban multi-storey car parks are the same all over the world: When you need a space in the daytime they are usually full, and at night they are just as often deserted. ...
Film producer's Ford Mustang dented in accident
15 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: A RM400,000 Ford Mustang driven by drama producer Datuk A. Aida was dented after being involved in an accident near Ajil, Hulu Terengganu, on Saturday. She was on...
Ducati pays tribute to 916 with limited-edition Panigale V4
15 July 2019
SAN JOSE: To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Ducati 916, the Italian motorcycle maker is producing a limited edition of the Panigale V4. Only 500 Ducati Panigale V4 25o Anniv...
New Porsche 911 arrives, starting price at RM1.15mil
12 July 2019
SEPANG: Sime Darby Auto Performance, the official importer of Porsche sports cars, has launched the 911 (992) Carrera S (rear-wheel drive - C2S) and Carrera 4S (all-wheel-driven - ...