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Mazda3 cars recalled as wheels may fall off
01 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: Mazda North American Operations has recalled some 2019 Model Year Mazda3 cars as a parts defect could make the wheels come off while driving. That's really scary ...
Jaguar Land Rover to build electric cars at British plant, s...
01 July 2019
LONDON: Britain’s biggest automaker Jaguar Land Rover is expected to announce plans this week to build electric cars at its central English Castle Bromwich factory, the Sunday Time...
F1: It's sweet victory as Honda hails new beginning after fi...
01 July 2019
Verstappen rejoicing after winning the race on the podium. — All pix by Reuters SPIELBERG (Austria): Honda hailed a fresh start in Austria on Sunday after celebrating the Japanese...
Protest in Madrid as conservatives suspend ban on most pollu...
01 July 2019
Traffic in Barcelona city. MADRID: Thousands protested here on Saturday against the suspension of curbs on polluting cars by the new conservative city hall, raising fears that env...
Rising car sales show economy is recovering, says Guan Eng
01 July 2019
BEIJING: Increased vehicle sales in Malaysia indicate that the economy is recovering well, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. He said vehicle sales increased by 13% in the firs...
Bentley announces limited edition Continental GT Cabriolet
30 June 2019
LONDON: Bentley is launching a limited edition of its Continental GTC in honour of 1929's spectacular Blower No. 1. Under the aegis of its Mulliner customisation department, onl...
London race plans put British Grand Prix in doubt
30 June 2019
LONDON: The future of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone has been thrown into doubt by plans to hold an alternative race in London's Docklands, according to the track owners. ...
Works Ministry to take charge of Pan Borneo Highway by Septe...
29 June 2019
KOTA KINABALU: The Works Ministry will take over the Pan Borneo Highway project by September, once matters relating to the abolishment of the delivery partner (PDP) is sorted out. ...
BMW M2 Competition (F22) ready to burn rubber at RM627K
28 June 2019
SEPANG: BMW Group Malaysia has introduced the performance-oriented M2 Competition (F22) compact high-performance sportscar for Malaysia. Currently available at RM626,800 (on-the...
June 29-July 5: RON97 petrol price up 11 sen to RM2.49
28 June 2019
BMW board to decide on CEO's future at July meeting, says Ge...
28 June 2019
FRANKFURT: The supervisory board of BMW will meet on July 18-19 to decide on the future of group CEO Harald Krueger, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported on Thursday. Krueger’...
One-off widebody Hellcat looks to Pike's Peak
28 June 2019
LANSING (Michigan): Dodge is looking to send its venerable Charger SRT Hellcat up into the clouds of Pike's Peak and it'll be dressed up in a custom widebody kit and plenty of perf...
Tesla blames Shanghai car fire on flawed battery module
28 June 2019
BEIJING: Electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said today that it has found no systematic flaws in its vehicles following the investigation of a vehicle that caught fire in Shangha...
McLaren creates mini electric 720S supercar for children
28 June 2019
LONDON: McLaren Automotive has unveiled the 720S Ride-On, a small, electrified version of the iconic supercar designed for enthusiasts aged three to six. After a tiny driver ent...
Weststar Maxus T60 pick-up truck: RM99k and 6 airbags, surro...
28 June 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: The Weststar Maxus T60 pick-up truck is priced at RM99,000 on-the-road and has a powerful engine as well as many premium features. The T60 is due to be officially ...
US Supreme Court approves blood draws from unconscious drive...
28 June 2019
Alito. — Reuters WASHINGTON: Police do not generally need a court-issued warrant to draw an unconscious criminal suspect’s blood, the US Supreme Court ruled on Thursday in a Wisco...
Driving in hot weather: Air-conditioner not always the answe...
28 June 2019
BERLIN: With extreme heat comes tiredness and a lack of focus - sure-fire dangers when driving a car. So what can you do when temperatures start soaring to make yourself more comfo...
Ghosn arranges, then abruptly cancels, late-night press brie...
28 June 2019
Ghosn being escorted as he walks out of the Tokyo Detention House following his release on bail on April 25. — AFP TOKYO: Former Nissan Motor Co. chairman Carlos Ghosn abruptly ca...
Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens polluti...
28 June 2019
In this file photo taken in August last year, a road billboard displays the message 'pollution warning, speed limited to 70kph' on the ring road of Bordeaux, due to an heatwave in ...
Tesla building own EV battery cells, says report
28 June 2019
SAN FRANCISCO: Five Tesla employees told CNBC that the company is privately working to reduce its dependency on Panasonic for EV battery cells by creating its own cell manufacturin...