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Allianz Road Rangers make things easier after an accident

Allianz Road Rangers make things easier after an accident

Allianz General Insurance Company (Malaysia) Berhad has launched its ‘Allianz Road Rangers’, as part of the company’s motor claims transformation journey. The initiative features seven touch points including a new 24-Hour Accident Call Centre, the Allianz Road Rangers fleet, and Claims Concierge, all aimed at making claims after an accident […]

Second ASEAN production base for Subaru vehicles to be in Thailand

Second ASEAN production base for Subaru vehicles to be in Thailand

Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. (FHI), the manufacturer of Subaru automobiles, intends to assemble vehicles in Thailand from 2019. This is a further execution of the company’s mid-term management vision ‘Prominence 2020’ (announced in May 2014) which laid out initiatives to develop a strong business foundation in Southeast Asia as part […]

What would a Lexus super yacht look like?

What would a Lexus super yacht look like?

A few years ago, the Toyota Marine Department invited Toyota Motor Corporation’s President, Akio Toyoda, to spend several days on the water driving their new Ponam range of premium yachts soon to be launched in Japan. As an experienced driver who has raced around the Nurburgring, Mr. Toyoda was inspired […]

Up to RM30,000 savings on MINI purchases this weekend

Up to RM30,000 savings on MINI purchases this weekend

This coming weekend (January 21/22), purchases of a new MINI will be up to RM30,000 cheaper as rebates are being offered to customers in conjunction with the Chinese New Year of the Rooster. Additionally, for a limited time, every purchase of a new MINI will also entitle the buyer to […]

13% drop in new vehicle sales in 2016

13% drop in new vehicle sales in 2016

Although the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) had started off 2016 with the forecast of 650,000 units for the year’s Total Industry Volume (TIV), by the middle of the year, it was apparent that the figure was optimistic. In the first 6 months, only 275,459 new vehicles had been sold and […]

Audi S1 EKS RX quattro #5 (EKS), Mattias Ekström

Audi to support EKS team in World Rallycross Championship

Although Audi has stopped direct participation in the World Endurance Championship (WEC), the carmaker will be more involved in Formula E, the all-electric single-seater championship. Additionally, the company has also announced that it will be providing factory support to Mattias Ekstrom’s rallycross project EKS starting in the 2017 season. As […]