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GKN Automotive delivers one-millionth eDrive system
26 July 2019
LONDON: GKN Automotive, the world’s leading supplier of automotive all-wheel drive and electric driveline technology and systems, has delivered its one-millionth eDrive system. ...
Ford Mustang55 special edition revealed
26 July 2019
COLOGNE: Ford has announced the new Ford Mustang55 special edition model for customers in Europe, celebrating the 55th anniversary of the famous sports car. Based on the 450PS F...
Porsche ranks highest in J.D. Power 'APEAL' study
26 July 2019
LOS ANGELES: U.S. customers have rated Porsche highest among all automotive brands in the latest annual J.D. Power 'APEAL' (Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout) Study. ...
Daimler Financial Services AG renamed Daimler Mobility AG
26 July 2019
STUTTGART: Daimler Financial Services AG will begin operating under the name of Daimler Mobility AG and act as a provider of services in the field of financing, leasing, insurance ...
2019 Mazda3 shines with GVC Plus
26 July 2019
SEPANG: The 2019 Mazda3 is the first of Mazda’s seventh generation of vehicles which aims to move the Japanese marque further upmarket with beautiful, refined and premium products....
E-bidding for PPC series number plate to start from Aug 2
26 July 2019
Shaharuddin (second from left) and his officers highlighting some of the attractive numbers that are up for bidding. — Bernama PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has e...
Buying an Isuzu D-Max could win you a dream holiday!
26 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: Isuzu Malaysia has announced the start of its Isuzu Win an Adventure of a Lifetime contest where the Grand Prize winners could be jetting off, via business class for...
Insurers left fumbling with new auto safety technology
26 July 2019
WASHINGTON: Automakers are accelerating the rollout of technology designed to avoid crashes, but insurance companies are waving a caution flag at consumers eyeing discounts for buy...
Grab and Gojek drivers caught modifying apps, hiking user fa...
26 July 2019
SINGAPORE: A new trend is emerging among unscrupulous Grab and Gojek drivers in Singapore – using bootleg versions of the apps to earn extra income. The New Paper highlighted th...
Patent outlines purpose of dormant Tesla Model 3 camera
26 July 2019
SAN FRANCISCO: Inside the Tesla Model 3, owners can find a small camera facing back towards the cabin integrated into the connecting bridge of the rearview mirror. So far, this dev...
California and four automakers defy Trump, agree to tighten ...
26 July 2019
WASHINGTON/DETROIT: Four major automakers said on Thursday they have reached an agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules, bypassing a Trump administration effort to strip...
Night driving specs? Why you should never drive with amber g...
26 July 2019
BERLIN: Yellow-tinted glasses, sometimes called night driving glasses, are a big no for drivers, say road safety experts. These glasses are often explicitly advertised as a kind...
A look at Audi A8's predictive active suspension
25 July 2019
INGOLSTADT: The Audi A8 luxury sedan now gets predictive active suspension which can provide a first-class travel experience, ranging from the supreme ride comfort of a chauffeur-d...
Peugeot finds new partner in Thailand, to import 3008 and 50...
25 July 2019
BANGKOK: Peugeot has appointed Belfort Automobiles (Thailand), a subsidiary of the Master Group Corporation (Asia) Co., Ltd., as the new exclusive importer and distributor of Peuge...
Michelin Pilot Sport 4 SUV tyre rolls in from RM700
25 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Michelin has just unveiled its Pilot Sport 4 SUV (PS4 SUV) that takes aim at high performance, premium Sports Utility Vehicles (SUV). With prices starting from RM7...
BMW wants you to pay for wireless CarPlay access
25 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: BMW is already charging all sorts of subscription fees for its various ConnectedDrive services. Want BMW Online service? That will be RM159 per year. How about Co...
Jaguar XE SV Project 8 re-sets its Nürburgring timed lap
25 July 2019
LONDON: The Jaguar XE SV Project 8 has managed to beat its previous record time set at the Nürburgring Nordschleife to remain the fastest four-door production car. Developed by ...
BMW doubles battery production capacity in United States
25 July 2019
FRANKFURT: BMW Group said on Wednesday it would double its production capacity for electric vehicle batteries at its US plant in South Carolina as it ramps up manufacturing of plug...
BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe prototype dons QR-coded camouflage
25 July 2019
MUNICH: BMW is trying something different for a change when it comes to its camouflaged cars under development. Its BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is draped in an eye-catching multi-co...
How to be strategic when avoiding highway traffic jams
25 July 2019
BERLIN: Road works ahead: The traffic jam stretches around the corner of the highway. Do you wait and hope things start moving again in a minute or take the next exit for a detour?...