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Volvo Trucks enhances service support for customers
21 June 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Trucks Malaysia (Volvo) has  launched Uptime Promise, a newly added service to its Gold Service Agreement for after-market support. Volvo Trucks’ Uptime Prom...
South East Asia’s Largest Commercial Vehicle Expo Kicks Off ...
21 June 2019
From left: Kamarudin and Pertz. KUALA LUMPUR: The fourth instalment of the Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo (MCVE) kicked off today at the Malaysia International Exhibition and ...
Michelin XM2+ launched with better grip consistency from new...
20 June 2019
SEPANG: Michelin Malaysia unveiled its new Energy XM2+ tyre that boasts of affordability, performance and safety. With the Sepang International Circuit set as the backdrop for t...
China's Geely picks Swedish software firm for driverless car...
20 June 2019
STOCKHOLM: Geely has chosen Zenuity, a joint venture between its Volvo car marque and Swedish technology group Veoneer, as its preferred supplier for assisted and self driving soft...
Daihatsu Malaysia introduces business fleet programme
20 June 2019
SERI KEMBANGAN: Daihatsu (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (DMSB) today launched the Daihatsu Business Fleet Programme, to provide better aftersales service for small and medium businesses as wel...
Electrified cars gaining traction in Malaysia followed by fu...
20 June 2019
The EQC (left) keeps company with the C 300 e plugin hybrid (middle) and the S 560 e plugin hybrid earlier this month. PETALING JAYA: The all-electric Mercedes-Benz EQC was previe...
Electric Audi e-tron drives into 'Spider-Man: Far From Home'
20 June 2019
WASHINGTON: Audi has teamed up with Sony Pictures Entertainment to release exclusive digital content ahead of this summer’s upcoming film, “Spider-Man: Far From Home.” The digit...
Total vehicle sales soar 40% in May
20 June 2019
PETALING JAYA: Total vehicle sales jumped more than 40% to 60,780 units last month compared with 42,977 units a year earlier, as demand for cars was spurred by promotional campaign...
'Fast and Furious 9' cars arrive in Thailand
20 June 2019
KRABI: Cars to be used in the filming of Fast and Furious 9 have arrived in Krabi. An auto parts supply firm in Krabi, with some knowledge of the production schedule for the fil...
Bentley's entire vehicle portfolio will be electrified by 20...
20 June 2019
LONDON: Despite not ever having launched a pure electric vehicle, Bentley told Cnet's Roadshow on Monday that the company is planning on electrifying its entire portfolio by 2023. ...
Electricity billionaire is building the Tesla of Thailand
20 June 2019
Energy Absolute is using subsidies and tax breaks to put 5,000 EVs on the road by next year. — All pix by Bloomberg BANGKOK: It’s the epitome of a closed circuit: the utility help...
Allianz Partners-Waze roadside rescue service comes to Malay...
20 June 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Allianz Partners and Waze have announced an expansion of their partnership to provide roadside assistance services to over 10 million Waze users across Asia Pacific. ...
India plans to exempt electric vehicles from registration fe...
20 June 2019
A boy preparing to recharge his electric scooter outside his home in Ahmedabad, India, on Dec 30, 2018. — Reuters NEW DELHI: India has issued draft rules to exempt electric vehicl...
South Korean brands again sweep J.D. Power's US initial qual...
20 June 2019
DETROIT: South Korean brands again demonstrated the best initial quality among 32 automotive brands sold in the United States, according to an annual ranking by researcher J.D. Pow...
BP urges EPA to work with car makers to improve fuel efficie...
20 June 2019
WASHINGTON: BP PLC has urged the head of the US Environmental Protection Agency to keep working with automakers to improve vehicle fuel efficiency as the Trump administration consi...
Harley-Davidson strikes deal to build smaller bike in China
20 June 2019
MILWAUKEE: Harley-Davidson Inc will partner with China’s Qianjiang Motorcycle Co to build a new smaller motorcycle than its trademark “big hogs”, making good on promises to move mo...
Ferrari debuts three project cars at Goodwood Fest
19 June 2019
LONDON: Get ready for the world-debuts for the one-off Ferrari P80/C and Ferrari SP3JC models, as well as a UK debut for the Ferrari Monza SP2 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 201...
Dainese showcases Smart Jacket
19 June 2019
ROME: Dainese has introduced its Smart Jacket which features stationary impact protection for the very first time. The new Smart Jacket D-air airbag vest can be worn underneath ...
Local school makes use of worn Goodyear tyres
19 June 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Goodyear Malaysia recently donated used tyres to Sekolah Kebangsaan Seksyen 20 (SK 20) in Shah Alam to help impart the importance of recycling onto students for the s...
Peugeot prepares for the future with new 2008 SUV and e-2008...
19 June 2019
COVENTRY: The all-new Peugeot 2008 SUV will be the second vehicle to follow the ‘choose your Peugeot, choose your powertrain’ philosophy when it arrives later this year. The all...