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Toyota to set up Myanmar plant to assemble Hilux trucks
30 May 2019
TOKYO: Toyota Motor Corp said today it would launch a plant in Myanmar to manufacture Hilux pick-up trucks from 2021 as the Japanese automaker plans to locally assemble vehicles fo...
How to deal with dead insects on your car without damaging t...
30 May 2019
BERLIN: There are few better places in the world to look for dead insects than on the front of a well-travelled car. But if you value the coat of paint on your car, you're advis...
BMW iNext EV teased with massive, dash-wide screen
30 May 2019
MUNICH: BMW has published an image of its upcoming EV, the iNext, which will feature a curved touchscreen display that spans the width of the cockpit. In the teaser that BMW pub...
BMW X5 xDrive40i M Sport (G05) previewed, estimated price at...
30 May 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Malaysia provided a preview of the latest X5 xDrive40i M Sport (G05) that's due to arrive in Malaysia sometime in August. The company indicated that the sports...
BMW X2 M35i (F39) previewed, tentative price at RM400K
30 May 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: During a local media gathering, BMW Malaysia previewed the latest X2 M35i (F39) that will be made available in July for Malaysians. The sports activity coupe (SAC)...
BMW X4 xDrive30i M Sport (G02) launched with RM380K estimat...
30 May 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Group Malaysia will start selling the new X4 from June 1 following its launch here last night. Available in one grade only, the locally assembled X4 xDrive30i ...
Updated BMW X1 features larger grille and new plug-in hybrid...
29 May 2019
MUNICH: The 2019 updated BMW X1 gets a new look with a larger BMW grille – the kidneys now merging in the centre – that links up with new Adaptive LED headlights and a bumper with ...
Side camera system comes standard for Honda e
29 May 2019
LONDON: Honda has confirmed that the Side Camera Mirror System of the new Honda e urban electric vehicle will be available as standard when the car enters production. As seen on...
Hyundai to treat 300 enthusiasts at N Homecoming event durin...
29 May 2019
BERLIN: Hyundai Motor is inviting 300 enthusiasts from countries that sell the carmaker's performance N vehicles for a series of special events dubbed 'N Homecoming' during this ye...
Hyundai has tech to optimise light duty commercial EVs
29 May 2019
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Group has revealed a system that estimates the gross vehicle weight of a light duty commercial electric vehicle and optimises performance accordingly. The d...
VW apprentices show off 400hp Golf showcar at Wörthersee
29 May 2019
WOLFSBURG: You may not have heard of the VW Golf GTI Aurora or the Golf Estate FighteR. That's because they are not production cars at all but are showcars created by VW apprentice...
General Motors and Bechtel to build EV charging stations
29 May 2019
A Bechtel project. — Bechtel Corp DETROIT: General Motors said today it will partner with construction firm Bechtel Corp to build fast-charging stations across the United States f...
VW's Porsche CEO probed by prosecutors, says German daily
29 May 2019
FRANKFURT: German prosecutors are investigating the chief executive of Volkswagen’s Porsche business, Oliver Blume, over a possible breach of fiduciary trust tied to payments made ...
Hyundai introduces its first electric double-decker bus
29 May 2019
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor today unveiled an electric double-decker bus which is a first of its kind for Hyundai, and is part of the company’s effort to help reduce traffic jams and air ...
Bugatti La Voiture Noire wins Design Award at Villa d'Este
29 May 2019
PARIS:  Bugatti managed to win the highly sought after design award for its La Voiture Noire in the "Concept Cars and Prototypes” category by a public vote during this year's Villa...
Jaguar Land Rover shows off sensory steering wheel that keep...
29 May 2019
LONDON: A steering wheel developed by Jaguar Land Rover could help keep drivers’ eyes on the road – by using heat to tell drivers when to turn left or right. The research, in pa...
Nissan’s Infiniti HQ said to be heading back to Japan from H...
29 May 2019
BEIJING: Nissan Motor Co’s premium brand Infiniti is relocating its headquarters back to Japan from Hong Kong, its home since 2012, to create “more operational efficiencies” with i...
Grab extends condolence over murdered driver, says committed...
29 May 2019
KOTA KINABALU: Grab Malaysia has extended its condolences to the family of Mohd Hanafiee Jaafar, the driver of the e-hailing service who was recently murdered in a robbery here. ...
Apple unleashing fleet vehicles in Canada to improve Apple M...
29 May 2019
SAN FRANCISCO: Nearly a year after TechCrunch reported that the company is rebuilding Apple Maps to better compete with Google's highly accurate and detailed Maps platform, Apple a...
About 200 Beam e-scooters now available for rent in Kuala Lu...
29 May 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Singapore personal mobility startup Beam has kicked off it e-scooter service in Kuala Lumpur with about 200 vehicles. Beam corporate affairs vice president Christo...