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Highlights of the KL Auto Fair 2015
A huge auto fair in the compound of the Bukit Jalil Stadium outside Kuala Lumpur with vehicle displays that certainly excited car enthusiasts and the general public
Posted on July 5, 2015 8:14 pm
Do you have any opinions on the proposed Malaysian Transport Safety Board?
Public feedback and views sought for new body that will provide a one-stop entre for transport safety to carry out independent investigation, research, operation and monitoring of all modes of transportation activities
Posted on July 4, 2015 4:28 pm
Experience a Volkswagen this weekend at 1Utama and Jakel Mall
Check out some of the latest Volkswagen models this weekend at two shopping malls in the Klang Valley
Posted on July 4, 2015 11:55 am

First Look

2016 Jaguar F-PACE (3)
Jaguar’s F-PACE makes appearance at Tour de France
Jaguar's first performance crossover will have its world premiere in Frankfurt in September but it's already been revealed at this year's Tour de France with light camouflage
Posted on July 5, 2015 11:14 am
Sporty variant of Hyundai Elantra now in showrooms
Only 999 units available with extra equipment, priced at RM91,928 (without insurance)
Posted on July 3, 2015 3:20 pm
Another new Honda SUV to be launched!
Known the the BR-V, this new 3-row SUV will make its world debut at the upcoming Gaikindo Indonesian International Auto Show 2015 next month
Posted on June 30, 2015 11:13 am

World News

Largest gathering of Rolls-Royces in the world
Largest gathering of Rolls-Royces in the world
Over 1,000 heritage and contemporary Rolls-Royce models attended an event in England which resulted in the largest gathering of cars of the brand in the world
Posted on July 3, 2015 10:11 pm
New two-wheeled record for Nissan Juke NISMO RS
A new two-wheeled record was set for the Nissan Juke NISMO RS by Terry Grant who also beat his existing record at Goodwood Festival of Speed in England for fastest mile on two wheels
Posted on July 1, 2015 7:42 am
Developing innovative technologies for the Audi factory of the future
Hand projection is one of the innovative technologies for the production processes of the future from the Audi Production Lab
Posted on June 30, 2015 9:47 pm

Product News

Honda-tint-films
Honda Malaysia offers authorised window tint films
The tinting films, which come with a 5-year warranty that is transferable to the next owner of the vehicle, range in price from RM1,500 to RM2,800
Posted on July 1, 2015 6:37 pm
Ford provides a smart 2-wheeled solution to go further
Two wheels will definitely be better when the traffic jams are very bad and Ford offers this smart electric bike as an alternative
Posted on June 24, 2015 11:20 am
New generation of Caltex Havoline engine oil and other products launched
Upgraded lubricants help engines achieve greater fuel efficiency by reducing more friction internally
Posted on June 11, 2015 4:05 pm

Featured News

Castrol EDGE Titanium Trial
World’s first driving challenge with a virtual reality helmet (w/VIDEO)
Racing through a virtual world driving a real performance car
Posted on May 30, 2015 9:53 am
BMW’s Art Car Collection is 40 years old
Unique collection of cars painted by famous artists is an essential element and core characteristic of BMW's global cultural engagement
Posted on May 27, 2015 10:13 am
Attempting to avoid an ‘invisible’ elk inspired the development of ESP 20 years ago (w/VIDEO)
Alongside the seatbelt, airbag and ABS, the Electronic Stability Program (ESP) developed by Daimler is by far the most significant safety system of modern passenger cars and, over the years, has helped to save the lives of several thousand people.
Posted on May 12, 2015 4:42 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

2015 BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage
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
Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport concept
Volkswagen continues to advance the limits of hybrid powertrains with this concept car which breaks down traditional barriers between road and motorsport vehicles
Posted on May 15, 2015 2:18 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

May sales
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
New vehicle sales in May showed improvement
Despite concerns about May sales being as bad as April's, the Total Industry Volume of new vehicle sold in the month were actually higher
Posted on June 18, 2015 6:27 pm
New vehicle sales by brand in April 2015
Total new vehicle sales declined by 32.9% and Proton sales fell to less than 5,000 units, dropping it to an uncharacteristic fourth position overall
Posted on May 23, 2015 11:52 am

Motorsports

Mercedes-AMG
F1: Results of 2015 British Grand Prix
The usual two finish the race 1-2 and McLaren Honda gets its first point of the season as Alonso finishes in 10th place
Posted on July 5, 2015 10:00 pm
F1: Starting positions for 2015 British Grand Prix
Mercedes-AMG on the front row as usual, with Lewis Hamilton on pole position
Posted on July 4, 2015 9:22 pm
An electric car sets the fastest time in this year’s Pikes Peak International Hillclimb [w/VIDEO]
Rhys Millen makes history with the first electric car to set the fastest overall time in the annual 'Race to the Clouds'
Posted on June 29, 2015 9:48 pm

Contests

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD
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

Promotions

OKR Auto City Raya Carnival
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
Motor Trader expands coverage with new ‘Northern Section’
Motor Trader expands coverage with new ‘Northern Section’
Posted on July 10, 2014 11:01 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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