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Local News

All fuel prices will be 10 sen lower in August
Following the reduction in global oil prices, Malaysian motorists also get cheaper fuel prices for Sugust
Posted on July 31, 2015 9:53 pm
Nissan Kids Safety Carnival for East Malaysia in August
Edaran Tan Chong Motor's customers may be adults but it does not forget the attention the little ones need when it comes to motoring safety
Posted on July 31, 2015 9:16 pm
Mazda is tops in customer satisfaction at service centres
Latest JD Power Asia-Pacific study finds that Malaysian vehicle owners are expecting more out of their dealer service experience, and authorized service centres are struggling to keep pace with those rising demands
Posted on July 31, 2015 3:28 pm

First Look

2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport
2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport unveiled in Thailand
Here are the first details and pictures of the second generation of Mitsubishi Motor's global SUV
Posted on August 1, 2015 4:46 pm
First details of Ferrari 488 Spider
The most powerful ever mid-rear-engined V8 Ferrari to feature the patented retractable hardtop
Posted on July 30, 2015 2:36 pm
Renault Captur to go on sale in Malaysia during fourth quarter of 2015
Europe's most popular compact SUV will be available in Malaysia in the near future, with an estimated price between RM118,000 and RM123,000
Posted on July 29, 2015 7:10 pm

World News

Jaguar F-PACE testing
Jaguar F-PACE undergoing gruelling final tests
From the searing heat and dust of Dubai to the ice and snow of northern Sweden, the new Jaguar SUV has been subjected to one of the most demanding test programmes the company has ever devised
Posted on August 1, 2015 10:54 pm
Mitsubishi Motors to stop making vehicles in North America
With production volumes at its factory no longer enough to be viable as a business, the carmaker will sell it off but will continue to have a presence in the market
Posted on July 27, 2015 10:13 pm
Future technology could detect and even predict potholes
Good for safer motoring and less damage to cars but would the computer have a 'breakdown' scanning Malaysian roads?
Posted on July 26, 2015 1:20 pm

Product News

Hankiik iFlex
Hankook’s airless tyre starts rolling
If Hankook commercialises this tyre which requires no air pressure, it means no more punctures and no need to check pressures anymore!
Posted on July 17, 2015 8:42 am
Active Phone Cooling to be offered in some Chevrolet models
A simple idea to keep your phone cool inside the car
Posted on July 14, 2015 12:38 pm
Euro4M petrol to be available at BHPetrol stations from September 1, 2015
Lower sulphur content in the fuel will enable engines to run more efficiently and more cleanly, as well as being good for the environment. But it's only available for RON97.
Posted on July 10, 2015 6:04 pm

Featured News

Audi lighting
The next step in automotive lighting technology
Audi has systematically developed all aspects of OLED technology over the years and its latest Matrix OLED lights combine high-tech engineering and design ideally
Posted on August 2, 2015 12:32 pm
Future technology could detect and even predict potholes
Good for safer motoring and less damage to cars but would the computer have a 'breakdown' scanning Malaysian roads?
Posted on July 26, 2015 1:20 pm
How Bosch made the automatic transmission smart
Bosch Motronic, in combination with the engine management system, enables gear changes to be executed at the right moment for efficiency and smoothness
Posted on July 19, 2015 12:31 pm

Test Drive

Isuzu MU-X
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
Over 1,000 kms on one tank of fuel with the Mazda2
The superior fuel efficiency of Mazda's SKYACTIV technology is proven in the Mazda SKYACTIV Clean Diesel Challenge
Posted on April 14, 2015 10:55 am
Driving impressions of the new Toyota Camry 2.0
Is the appeal of the new Camry increased with the new looks and a new engine? We drove the Camry 2.0 briefly to find out
Posted on April 8, 2015 4:17 pm

Future Concept

Lexus Heartbeat Car
This Lexus shows the world how fast your heart is beating!(w/VIDEO)
Unique Lexus RC F displays driver's heartbeat rate on its bodywork while on the move!
Posted on July 22, 2015 9:36 am
BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage
The BMW Design Team’s tribute to the 3.0 CSL, a timeless classic and iconic BMW Coupe from the 1970s micknamed ‘Batmobile’ for its distinctive rear wing design
Posted on May 24, 2015 8:49 pm
The world’s smallest concert hall on wheels?
100 metres of cable, 18 speakers and an output of 5,720 watts
Posted on May 16, 2015 4:33 pm

Used Car Reviews

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

3.3% drop in new vehicle sales this year compared to 2014
Global economic issues plus the introduction of GST in April impacted new vehicle sales, reducing the Total Industry Volume by 3.3% this year compared to the same period in 2014
Posted on July 28, 2015 11:31 am
Mercedes-Benz Star shines brighter in 2015
5,163 units of passenger vehicles delivered in Malaysia in the first 6 months of 2015, a 53% increase from the 3,366 units during the same period in 2014.
Posted on July 8, 2015 8:45 pm
New vehicle sales by brand in May 2015
May sales volumes rose for many brands, with a 13.4% increase in sales over April. Our chart shows which brands did well and which did not
Posted on June 23, 2015 9:26 pm


Audi DTM 2015
Audi leads in DTM series halfway through the season
4 victories have been scored by the Audi RS 5 DTM, as well as 4 pole positions and 4 fastest race laps in the 9-round championship
Posted on July 29, 2015 8:06 am
Traffic management plans for first KL City Grand Prix
KL will have its first street Grand Prix in the second weekend of August. Here are the details of road closures/diversions during that weekend.
Posted on July 27, 2015 5:07 pm
F1: Results of the 2015 Hungarian Grand Prix
For a change, it's not Hamilton or Rosberg crossing the finish line first but Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel!
Posted on July 26, 2015 10:04 pm


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
Winners of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron movie contest
21 winners get exclusive merchandise from the movie
Posted on April 24, 2015 10:17 pm


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
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
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
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


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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