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Extra features in new VW Passat PLUS variants at no extra cost

Extra features in new VW Passat PLUS variants at no extra cost

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has introduced two new additions to the Passat family – the Trendline PLUS and Comfortline PLUS – which give a sportier outlook to the midsize German sedan. The PLUS variants come with cosmetic upgrades and interior enhancements, providing added value to its customers. The Passat […]

All-new 4th Generation Kia Rio launched

All-new 4th Generation Kia Rio launched

Although the Rio has been in Kia Motors’ line-up since 2000, it’s only since 2005 that the model appeared in Malaysia with the launch of the second generation. Since then, Naza Kia Malaysia (NKM) has offered it as the entry-level model of its local Kia range with the third generation […]

MINI Malaysia launches the new MINI John Cooper Works Clubman and Countryman priced at RM328,888 and RM348,888

MINI Malaysia launches the new MINI John Cooper Works Clubman and Countryman priced at RM328,888 and RM348,888

MINI Malaysia has introduced the new MINI John Cooper Works Clubman (JCW) and John Cooper Works Countryman priced at RM328,888 and RM348,888 (OTR for personal registration W/O Insurance) respectively. The new performance-oriented MINI vehicles were unveiled at the MINI Track Days 2017 held at Sepang International Circuit. Introducing the New […]

Bookings accepted for Toyota Vios Sports Edition

Bookings accepted for Toyota Vios Sports Edition

With the upcoming Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) Vios Challenge next month, interest in the Toyota Vios has also been growing. For Vios fans and enthusiasts who are now thinking about how to have a sportier Vios, UMW Toyota Motor will soon offer a special version known as the Toyota Vios […]

New Porsche Panamera Turbo now on sale in Malaysia

New Porsche Panamera Turbo now on sale in Malaysia

Sime Darby Auto Performance has begun selling the new Panamera Turbo which features a new 8-cylinder engine, one of the most powerful petrol engines of the model series. Priced from RM1,550,000 (without insurance), it comes with a 4-year warranty and 4-year free maintenance package. The latest Panamera reconciles two contrasting worlds […]

The all-new 5th Generation Honda CR-V

The all-new 5th Generation Honda CR-V

The Honda CR-V was born just as the SUV wave began in the mid-1990s. Like the Toyota RAV4, it was a simple product developed during the lean period just after the economic ‘bubble’ of Japan had burst in the early 1990s. It offered a new type of 4×4 vehicle – […]

Honda SENSING explained and experienced

Honda SENSING explained and experienced

Safety systems in cars used to operate independently, eg the brakes provided stopping power in accordance with the pressure applied by the driver’s foot and the steering system converted the driver’s inputs into directional changes. As electronic systems became available, there was a gradual ‘communication’ between various systems in the […]