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Local News

Ford Fiesta ST 2014
QNEWS: 182 ps Ford Fiesta ST in showrooms next month
Priced at less than the RM155,000 indicated at the KL International Motorshow last year, bookings for most powerful variant of Fiesta range can be made from today
Posted on October 31, 2014 11:50 am
QNEWS: Perodua contributes emergency supplies to landslide victims
Good neighbour and corporate citizen helps victims with RM50,000 worth of supplies
Posted on October 31, 2014 10:30 am
New Citroen outlet opened in Puchong, Selangor
Third outlet in Klang Valley and sixth nationwide for the French brand represented by Naza Euro Motors
Posted on October 30, 2014 9:07 pm

First Look

The Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe arrives in Malaysia
Aluminium-bodied model now available in Malaysia in two variants, with prices starting from RM899,888
Posted on October 29, 2014 6:54 pm
QNEWS: Mazda CX-3 – first official sketch
Smallest CX model in Mazda range to have world premiere in Los Angeles next month
Posted on October 28, 2014 9:07 am
T6 variant joins Volvo XC60 range
High-performance SUV Powered by a 2-litre engine with both a supercharger and turbocharger producing 306 bhp/400 Nm
Posted on October 27, 2014 6:00 pm

World News

Goodyear’s Air Maintenance Technology to enter testing phase
Next phase of development technology which can aid in fuel savings and carbon dioxide reductions while potentially improving tyre life, casing durability and safety
Posted on October 30, 2014 12:31 pm
Ford to add more advanced safety system in future models
New system can further reduce the severity of or even eliminate some frontal collisions involving vehicles and pedestrians.
Posted on October 29, 2014 7:52 am
QNEWS: Kia GT Concept to be a production model in 2017
Concept car shown in Frankfurt in 2011 will be new sports coupe for US market
Posted on October 28, 2014 8:30 am

Product News

Google Street View (3)
QNEWS: Google Street View now shows more of Malaysia
Now, from your desktop or tablet, you can see not only scenery on the roads but also places like Taman Negara and Pulau Langkawi
Posted on October 1, 2014 10:40 am
A simple way to protect your rims from kerb damage
RimPro-Tec is an innovative new product from New Zealand that uses a 'sacrificial' tube to prevent the rim surface from being damaged
Posted on September 23, 2014 3:40 pm
QNEWS: R3 bodykit for Proton Suprima S now available
Book it before September 28, 2014 and you can get a 20% discount!
Posted on September 21, 2014 6:48 pm

Featured News

The Malaysian market 10 years ago
See how the various brands have grown or declined (some even vanishing), in this comparison of the Total Industry Volumes between 2004 and 2014
Posted on October 30, 2014 6:31 pm
The two legendary models of Volkswagen
Introduced 38 years apart, the Beetle and Golf GTI are legendary in Volkswagen history
Posted on October 23, 2014 5:53 pm
The Sochi Autodrom in Russia – venue of the 16th round of the 2014 F1 championship
Russia's first-ever F1 Grand Prix presents the drivers with a new and unknown track [W/VIDEOS]
Posted on October 11, 2014 11:22 am

Test Drive

2014 Proton Iriz (17)
Driving impressions of the Proton Iriz 1.3 & 1.6
Has the new Proton hatchback what it takes to be a globally competitive product? We found out on drive to Penang and back
Posted on October 28, 2014 11:19 am
Driving impressions: 2014 Perodua Axia Advance
We test Perodua's latest model with a very economical engine that's just right for the times
Posted on October 17, 2014 9:31 am
Driving impressions: 2015 Ford Mustang 2.3-litre EcoBoost
We drive the American automotive icon which goes global in its sixth generation and it's coming to Malaysia next year [W/VIDEO]
Posted on October 15, 2014 4:13 am

Future Concept

Nissan Kicks Concept
2014 Nissan Kicks Concept
Second concept SUV specially developed with Brazilian consumers in mind
Posted on October 29, 2014 10:36 am
QNEWS: Nissan to unveil new concept SUV in Brazil next week
Second concept model designed exclusively for consumers in the fourth largest car market in the world
Posted on October 22, 2014 10:26 pm
Toyota C-HR Concept
RAV4 for the 21st century with an advanced hybrid powertrain
Posted on October 7, 2014 9:33 am

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

The Malaysian market 10 years ago
See how the various brands have grown or declined (some even vanishing), in this comparison of the Total Industry Volumes between 2004 and 2014
Posted on October 30, 2014 6:31 pm
New vehicle sales by brand for September 2014
See how each brand did in the worst month of the year as the sales fell by 6.6% to less than 50,000 units
Posted on October 22, 2014 6:50 pm
Total Industry Volume dipped below 50,000 units in September
Biggest decline in new vehicle sales since May 2013
Posted on October 16, 2014 6:34 pm


HMRT will test their Challenging Spirit with the All-New Jazz as Car 26 and for the first time, the City as Car 27. (3)
Honda City to join Jazz in HMRT’s entry for Sepang 1000KM race
Lat year's winning team will race with a new model this year alongside the Honda Jazz
Posted on October 31, 2014 5:08 pm
QNEWS: Toyota regains lead in World Endurance Championship
Both team and drivers now have strong lead in the championship with 3 rounds remaining
Posted on October 14, 2014 8:17 am
F1: Results of 2014 Russian GP
Lewis Hamilton wins the first Russian F1 GP and the Mercedes-AMG team can claim the Constructors' Championship title for 2014
Posted on October 12, 2014 8:48 pm


BHP Dash & Win Contest
BHP Dash & Win Contest Check out Motor Trader issue #700 & #701 and Bike Trader issue #332 to participate. You may also print out this form to replace the original contest form.
Posted on September 17, 2014 3:30 pm


Motor Trader expands coverage with new ‘Northern Section’
Motor Trader expands coverage with new ‘Northern Section’
Posted on July 10, 2014 11:01 am
ONE Fighting Championship™- Warrior Spirit
ONE Fighting Championship™ continues its sold-out multi-city world tour with another massive event scheduled at the 15,000-seater Stadium Putra in Kuala
Posted on October 24, 2013 7:08 am
Motor Trader at One FC “Return of Warriors” in February 2013
You’re all welcome to come and witness the Muay Fit Motor Trader Fight Team battle for pride and glory at the next round of ONE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP!
Posted on January 25, 2013 12:00 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

Motorcycle Road Tests

2014 Ducati 899 Panigale
A class above ( Ducati 899 Panigale )
MIDDLEWEIGHT supersports bikes have been part of the Ducati range since the first 748, designed to appeal to macho sportsbike riders who want to buy into the Ducati brand without saddling themselves with the price tag of the larger version.
Posted on March 9, 2014 12:44 pm

Photo Gallery

HMRT will test their Challenging Spirit with the All-New Jazz as Car 26 and for the first time, the City as Car 27. (3)HMRT City and Jazz for 2014 Sepang 1000KM race2014 Ford Fiesta STNew Fiesta ST set to arrive next monthFord Fiesta ST 2014Perodua (2)Perodua's President & CEO talkiing with the landslide victims

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