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Local News

Renault
Renault Roadshow at Pavilion KL this weekend
Highlight of the event is the latest Megane RS265 Sport, with the Twizy and Zoe EV models also on display
Posted on September 20, 2014 10:52 am
Sweaty palms and bodies at the 6th Subaru Palm Challenge in Malaysia
Unique event saw 74 Malaysians keeping their palms on vehicles for as long as possible to get a chance to win a new Subaru XV
Posted on September 19, 2014 9:32 pm
QNEWS: Bookings for new Perodua Axia may have already passed 16,000 units!
Almost 2 months of production from new factory already booked by customers - and it's only 24 hours since the new model was launched! UPDATE: Perodua this morning said bookings have passed 16,500 units
Posted on September 16, 2014 11:56 pm

First Look

Isuzu D-MAX Artic
2014 Isuzu D-MAX Artic
Only 510 units of this luxurious and eye-catching limited edition will be available in Malaysia
Posted on September 19, 2014 8:17 am
2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed
530 bhp/1,100 Nm gives the world's fastest ultra-luxury driving experience
Posted on September 17, 2014 9:12 am
2014 Perodua Axia
Tenth model since 1994 represents a step up to the next level in design, engineering and manufacturing capability
Posted on September 15, 2014 9:21 pm

World News

Bespoke Rolls-Royce Phantom Long Wheelbase (2)
QNEWS: World’s largest single order for Rolls-Royce cars
The order for 30 Bespoke Phantoms for new hotel in Macau is estimated to be worth US$20 million
Posted on September 18, 2014 10:40 am
QNEWS: New Mazda2 production underway in Thailand
One of three locations in the world where the new compact model will be produced
Posted on September 17, 2014 3:33 pm
QNEWS: Mercedes-AMG GT to feature in Playstation4 DRIVECLUB
If you can't afford the real car, you can still drive it at DRIVECLUB!
Posted on September 5, 2014 8:40 pm

Product News

TRW brake pads
TRW’s high-performance brake pads enter ASEAN market
Using advanced European technology, the high-performance brake pads are designed especially for pick-ups and SUVs
Posted on September 10, 2014 7:37 am
QNEWS: Mercedes-AMG GT to feature in Playstation4 DRIVECLUB
If you can't afford the real car, you can still drive it at DRIVECLUB!
Posted on September 5, 2014 8:40 pm
QNEWS: Rolls-Royce Wraith available in Forza Motorsport 5
Videogamers can now also have a virtual experience driving the most powerful Rolls-Royce ever offered for sale
Posted on August 14, 2014 3:38 pm

Featured News

Marina Bay F1 Circuit, Singapore
The Marina Bay F1 Circuit in Singapore
This weekend's Formula 1 GP will be at the street circuit in Singapore which had the first-ever F1 race at night
Posted on September 20, 2014 8:49 pm
How Ford develops a new model
It's taken 4,500 man-years and 5 years to develop the next generation of the Everest which will be in showrooms in 2015
Posted on September 11, 2014 9:10 pm
Summernats Malaysia 2014 in pictures
First-ever Summernats event in Malaysia has set a high benchmark which JPM Motorsport aims to beat for the next one!
Posted on September 7, 2014 7:41 pm

Test Drive

Perodua Axia
First driving impressions of the new Perodua Axia
Here's what we think of Perodua's tenth model since the Kancil
Posted on September 15, 2014 9:20 pm
Driving impressions of the all-new 2015 Mazda2 Hatchback
Here are our first impressions after driving the next generation of the Mazda2, due in Malaysia next year
Posted on August 25, 2014 7:11 am
Driving impressions of the Mazda SKYACTIV-D diesel engine
We experience Mazda's advanced turbodiesel engine which, unfortunately, can't be offered in Malaysia because of the poor fuel quality
Posted on August 7, 2014 2:30 pm

Future Concept

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QNEWS: Lamborghini’s teaser for concept car at Paris Motorshow
Does 'double' refer to doors, power or perhaps a twin variant?
Posted on September 21, 2014 8:21 am
QNEWS: New crossover concept from Toyota for Paris Motorshow
Crossover concept will preview Toyota's new design language
Posted on September 15, 2014 6:57 am
Toyota U2 Concept
A concept inspired by innovative spirit featuring open architecture and purposeful materials that redefine urban utility
Posted on September 11, 2014 8:43 am

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

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Production up but new vehicle sales fell during August
The lull after the big push before the Hari Raya festivities shows in lower numbers
Posted on September 18, 2014 4:31 pm
New vehicle sales by brand for July 2014
How each brand did as the second half of the year began
Posted on August 24, 2014 12:17 pm
Another month of higher sales in July
2.9% increase, but not surprising as it was the start of the festive season
Posted on August 19, 2014 9:17 pm

Motorsports

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F1: Starting positions for 2014 Singapore GP
A difference of 7-thousandth of a second gives Lewis Hamilton pole position over Nico Rosberg
Posted on September 20, 2014 10:32 pm
The Marina Bay F1 Circuit in Singapore
This weekend's Formula 1 GP will be at the street circuit in Singapore which had the first-ever F1 race at night
Posted on September 20, 2014 8:49 pm
QNEWS: Ferrari F1 cars start using engine oil made from natural gas
First use of gas-to-liquid processing technology in F1 racing at Singapore GP this weekend
Posted on September 19, 2014 10:12 pm

Contests

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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

Promotions

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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
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 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

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