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Solar energy helps power Goodyear Malaysia office and plant
10 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Goodyear Malaysia recently installed 6,680 solar panels to help power its corporate office as well as its plant in Shah Alam. “The installation of these solar pane...
New Harley-Davidson Fat Boy to roll into Lego stores
10 July 2019
COPENHAGEN: The LEGO Group recently revealed its latest Lego Creator Expert model – a Harley-Davidson Fat Boy that will be cruising into the global stores of the Danish toy product...
Shell Malaysia raises RM1.92 million for charity
10 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Shell Malaysia raised a total of RM1.92 million in its recent ‘Anda Beli, Kami Derma’ Raya Charity Campaign. In its fifth year, the campaign ran for 10 days betwee...
Electric MINI Cooper SE debuts
10 July 2019
OXFORD: MINI has introduced its first fully electric Cooper SE. Also, it is the first electrically-powered model of the British brand offers pure MINI feeling with emissions-fre...
Bye, bye, Beetle
10 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: The last Beetle will roll off the VW assembly line in Puebla, Mexico, today. The car, a Denim Blue coupe, will then be displayed at the company's museum nearby. ...
Locally-assembled Honda hybrid models sold 10,000 units
10 July 2019
KUANTAN: Honda Malaysia announced that its Completely Knock-Down (CKD) hybrid models have reached a significant milestone of 10,000 units sold in Malaysia. In conjunction with t...
Emissions rules and electric shift to spur car engines M&A
10 July 2019
FRANKFURT/DETROIT: A growing understanding in the car industry of the value of combustion engine technology able to meet new anti-pollution requirements is likely to fuel a wave of...
Electric MINI production to begin at British plant in late 2...
10 July 2019
OXFORD: BMW will begin building its new electric MINI at its British factory from late 2019, with the first vehicles reaching customers from spring next year, the German carmaker s...
From princes to undertakers, Norway's motorists go electric
10 July 2019
OSLO: In the Norwegian capital, a funeral home offers the dearly departed a trip to their final resting place in an eye-catching electric hearse, as electric vehicles take over the...
Nissan Navara just got tougher, smarter and more efficient
09 July 2019
PARIS: Nissan has toughened up its Navara pickup truck with an upgraded suspension and increased payload but it's also gotten a lifestyle boost with its new onboard and in-app tech...
Renault Mégane R.S. Trophy-R turns more extreme
09 July 2019
PARIS: Renault is unleashing a more extreme version of its Mégane R.S. Trophy-R that took the title of the fastest front-wheel-drive production car after lapping the infamous Nurbu...
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia launches replacement car service
09 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Financial, a brand under Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd, today, introduced MobilityPlus, a car replacement program that complements customers w...
Hyundai aims to go big with all-new model for Europe
09 July 2019
LONDON: Hyundai Motor will soon unveil the latest all-new model in its European line-up, giving a first indication of its looks with a teaser image. The image shows a curvy roof...
NZ proposes discounts for cleaner cars, slaps new fee on gas...
09 July 2019
WELLINGTON: New Zealand said today that it plans to slash prices for electric, hybrid and fuel efficient vehicles and penalise gas guzzling cars with a new fee, as it looks to make...
Long-awaited Hyundai pick-up truck set to enter US market so...
09 July 2019
LOS ANGELES: Hyundai Motor Co. expects to enter the US pickup market soon with what’s likely to be an American-made vehicle aimed at luring buyers who aren’t traditional truck owne...
VW offers self-levelling wheel badges.
09 July 2019
LONDON: A touch of the super-luxury segment has arrived in the Volkswagen world, with the introduction of alloy wheel centre caps featuring self-levelling Volkswagen badges. The...
Singaporean fined RM8,000 for switching car number plate
09 July 2019
A video screen grab of Tan (and also inset) changing his registration plate at a petrol station in Gelang Patah. JOHOR BARU: A Singaporean who displayed the registration number o...
A late-19th century electric car to be auctioned off in Cali...
09 July 2019
SAN JOSE: An exceptional Riker, from the American pioneer of electric cars, will be auctioned by Worldwide Auctioneers on Aug 15, 2019, at the Pacific Grove auction during Californ...
Racer Natasha Chang sets new Guinness World Record with Calt...
08 July 2019
From left: Chevron Malaysia Limited country chairman Shahid Ahmed, Chang, Isaac and Engeler. PETALING JAYA: Jamaican-Chinese race car driver Natasha Chang has set a new Guinness W...
MINI Malaysia launches special 60 months after-sales offer f...
08 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: MINI Malaysia has introduced a 60 Months MINI Service + Repair Inclusive Programme (MSRI) for all new MINI cars bought from now till 31st August 2019. This gives n...