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VW Polo Trophy
Volkswagen’s WRC team launch the limited edition Polo Trophy in Malaysia
Limited edition of the Polo (100 units) to celebrate Volkswagen's recent 1-2-3 victory in the German Rally available for RM89,888
Posted on September 5, 2015 8:40 am
Perodua Sentral officially opened in Petaling Jaya, Selangor
RM36 million flagship centre offers a wide range of services including JPJ services
Posted on September 4, 2015 4:47 pm
Japanese vehicle inspection services now available in Malaysia
Goo KANTEI, Japan’s leading and most trusted vehicle inspection service, is now available in Malaysia to provide greater peace of mind when buying used vehicles
Posted on September 3, 2015 10:26 pm

First Look

VW Polo Trophy
Volkswagen’s WRC team launch the limited edition Polo Trophy in Malaysia
Limited edition of the Polo (100 units) to celebrate Volkswagen's recent 1-2-3 victory in the German Rally available for RM89,888
Posted on September 5, 2015 8:40 am
Audi A3 Carbon Edition – only 30 units available
Priced at RM194,333, each unit comes with specially selected Audi Genuine Accessories and in only one colour, Glacier White
Posted on September 4, 2015 12:33 pm
Aston Martin DB9 GT Bond Edition – only 150 units available
Created in conjunction with 'Spectre', the next 007 movie, the exclusive model is based on the recently launched DB9 GT and has a pricetag of £165,000 (about RM1.07 million)
Posted on September 3, 2015 7:52 pm

World News

BMW i showroom in Tokyo
First BMW i Megacity Studio opens in Tokyo today
The showroom will provide the public with more access to the BMW i sub-brand and besides test-drives, it will also manage a public car-sharing service using the i3 from October 2015
Posted on September 4, 2015 8:22 am
‘Inspiration 911′ sculpture unveiled in Porsche’s home city
The sculpture on Porscheplatz is 24 metres high and has models of different 911 generations as a tribute to the history of the classic.
Posted on September 3, 2015 7:00 am
Winners of Toyota Dream Car Art contest receive awards
The response to this year's contest was overwhelming as the carmaker received a record total of over 875,000 artworks from 81 countries and regions
Posted on September 1, 2015 10:32 am

Product News

RON97 Caltex petrol with Techron has now been upgraded to the Euro4M standard and is available at all stations nationwide
RON97 Caltex petrol has Techron plus higher quality that meets Euro4M standards
With largely reduced sulphur content in petrol in Malaysia, there will be more rapid introduction of clean and efficient vehicle technologies
Posted on September 1, 2015 5:41 pm
Petronas starts selling Euro4M petrol ahead of gazetted date
National oil corporation is already selling fuel with less sulphur and lower benzene content, but only for the more expensive RON97 grade
Posted on August 19, 2015 11:28 pm
BHPetrol starts selling Infiniti Euro5 Diesel in the Klang Valley
Finally, motorists in the Klang Valley can get a cleaner and higher grade of diesel | UPDATE (Friday, August 7, 2015): BHPetrol stations at Subang (on the way to Subang airport) and Setapak (Jalan Genting Klang, KL-bound) have also begun selling Infiniti Euro5 Diesel from today.
Posted on August 6, 2015 2:54 pm

Featured News

Toyota displayed the Mirai FCV to chow off its advanced fuel cell technology although it is unlikely that the model will be sold in any ASEAN country for some time as there is no hydrogen refuelling network (with the exception of Singapore)
Highlights of the 2015 GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show
Running since 1986, this Indonesian motorshow has become an international-scale exhibition endorsed by OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d’Automobiles) and this year has a more modern and new venue outside Jakarta
Posted on August 23, 2015 3:08 pm
The Girls of the GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show 2015
Our gallery of the beautiful two-legged models at the motorshow
Posted on August 23, 2015 3:07 pm
The Audi Driving Experience
For over 30 years, the Audi Experience has been showing off the brand's technological strengths through hands-on driving activities
Posted on August 18, 2015 12:57 pm

Test Drive

Mazda MX-5 2015
First driving impressions of the all-new Mazda MX-5 1.5
The iconic MX-5 has gone into its fourth generation and we went to Japan to find out whether it still has the same character that has made it the best-selling roadster of all time
Posted on August 31, 2015 10:18 pm
First driving impressions of the all-new Ford Everest
We test the second generation of the Everest in Thailand and find it a significantly changed SUV from before
Posted on August 15, 2015 12:03 pm
First driving impressions of the new Isuzu MU-X
New contender in midsized SUV segment is 21st century version of the first modern SUV, the Trooper
Posted on May 11, 2015 11:01 pm

Future Concept

Citroen Cactus M concept
Citroen Cactus M concept
This concept illustrates the potential of the Cactus as the basis for new models, as well as the possibilities for deploying Citroen's brand positioning through different bodystyles
Posted on September 3, 2015 10:24 pm
Audi e-tron quattro concept
A sporty SUV that provides an outlook on the German brand’s first large-series electric car
Posted on August 24, 2015 10:05 am
Hyundai RM15 concept
Mid-engined coupe concept makes a statement about Hyundai Motor’s passion for performance and its expertise in the development of advanced vehicle technologies and materials - but it is not planned for production and certainly not at 15 ringgit!
Posted on August 22, 2015 2:30 pm

Used Car Reviews

INSPECT-THE-CARs
Inspect The Car
Inspect The Car, Make sure you get the seller's home phone number and meet them at their home address to inspect the car if you are buying from a private seller.
Posted on June 2, 2014 2:51 pm
USED CAR: 2002 – 2006 Toyota Camry
A safe choice with strong residual values
Posted on January 28, 2012 12:00 am
USED CAR: 2004 – 2009 Mazda3
Not an easy model to find but worth the search
Posted on January 3, 2012 12:00 am

Market Report

New vehicle sales in July 2015 by brand
New vehicle sales in July 2015 by brand
As the second half of the year starts, Honda remains at No.3 position after Perodua and Proton
Posted on August 27, 2015 8:20 am
Another month of increased new vehicle sales
Positive trend continues into second half of the year with a boost from the Hari Raya festive season
Posted on August 18, 2015 6:16 pm
Honda maintains No.1 sales position after first 6 months of 2015
After 6 months, Honda remains No.1 in the non-national segment after Perodua and Proton and has even reached 51% of its target for 2015
Posted on August 3, 2015 4:08 pm

Motorsports

Mercedes-AMG DTM Team 2016 race car
Mercedes-AMG DTM Team shows first designs of 2016 racing car
What the team's new Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupe will look like for the next season
Posted on August 30, 2015 5:30 pm
BMW to be Official Vehicle Partner for Formula E again
BMW i8 sportscar, i3, X5 xDrive40e plug-in hybrid SUV, and electric scooters will be supplied for official use in the 2015/2016 season
Posted on August 29, 2015 10:11 pm
F1: Results of 2015 Belgium F1 Grand Prix
Mercedes AMG 1-2 with Grosjean giving Lotus a podium finish in Spa
Posted on August 23, 2015 10:00 pm

Contests

Pixels 13-08-15
Winners of ‘Pixels’ movie contest
30 lucky winners of our contest will be among the first Malaysians to see the movie on Wednesday night
Posted on August 11, 2015 9:49 am
Winners of ‘MAD MAX : FURY ROAD’ contest
20 lucky winners of our contest will be among the first Malaysians to see the movie tonight
Posted on May 13, 2015 3:08 pm
‘MAD MAX: FURY ROAD’ Movie Contest
Win free passes to the movie preview!
Posted on May 5, 2015 2:56 pm

Promotions

Honda Raya campaign
Balik Kampung for Free this year!
Buy a new Honda model from an authorised Honda dealer this month and your balik kampung (or holiday) expenses could be covered by Honda Malaysia. The expenses will be covered by a Raya Bonus (between RM800 and RM3,000, depending on the model) and a TouchNGo tollcard with a preloaded value of RM200.
Posted on July 7, 2015 4:59 pm
The Raya Carnival@OKR Autocity is on this weekend!
Great deals on over 1,000 imported Japanese & Continental cars with immediate loan approval (subject to terms and conditions). From 12 noon to 10 pm today and tomorrow at Jalan Klang Lama, Kuala Lumpur!
Posted on June 27, 2015 10:54 am
Save up to RM25,000 on Pre-Owned Volkswagens this festive season
Volkswagen dealers in Malaysia are offering rebates of up to RM25,000 on pre-owned vehicles, enabling you to acquire a Volkswagen for less
Posted on February 12, 2015 12:05 am

More World News

Volvo's inflatable child seat
VOLVO Marks 50 Years Of Child Seat With Inflatable Design
IT IS 50 years since Volvo first introduced the rear-facing child seat to better protect children in cars.
Posted on April 19, 2014 12:36 pm
Young Women Risking Unsafe Lifts
THOUSANDS of young women are risking their lives and safety by accepting lifts from drivers they
Posted on April 19, 2014 12:32 pm
Mobile Phone Use Most Hated By Drivers
THE MOST HATED driving habit in the UK is using a mobile phone to call or text while behind the
Posted on April 19, 2014 12:31 pm

More Features

Dog seat belt
PRACTICAL GUIDE: TRAVEL SAFELY WITH YOUR DOG
Dogs are family for most owners. They are treated with love and care, so it makes sense that they will come on family journeys too.
Posted on April 14, 2014 3:23 pm
HELP YOUR CAR PASS ITS MOT
Recent data shows that many cars are failing MoTs on easily-rectified faults. Follow this guide and avoid the pitfalls.
Posted on March 19, 2014 1:27 pm
BUYING YOUR FIRST CAR
NOWHERE will the age gap between you and your kids be more obvious than when choosing their first car.
Posted on March 18, 2014 11:44 am

Motorcycle

Triumph Speed 94
90s Throwback: Triumph unwraps Speed 94 and 94R special editions
90s Throwback: Triumph unwraps Speed 94 and 94R special editions
Posted on April 17, 2015 5:19 pm

Motorcycle Road Tests

Project Livewire HD
First impressions of the groundbreaking Harley-Davidson Project Livewire Electric Bike
First impressions of the groundbreaking Harley-Davidson Project Livewire Electric Bike
Posted on April 17, 2015 4:53 pm

Photo Gallery

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