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Special website for 25th anniversary of Mazda MX-5

Special website for 25th anniversary of Mazda MX-5

During the 1960s and 1970s, numerous lightweight and fun-to-drive sportscars offered nimble handling and free-spirited open-air motoring. However, new safety regulations forced carmakers to stop producing them for a while as new approaches were found to address the safety requirements. By the late 1980s, Mazda was able to resurrect the […]

2014 Tata Zest and Bolt

2014 Tata Zest and Bolt

In 1998, Tata Motors introduced its first modern passenger car called the Indica. Hailed as the first indigenous-developed Indian car (the Maruti Suzuki was adapted from a Suzuki model), the Indica offered conveniences which were only available in more expensive models at that time. It sold fairly well in India, […]

2014 Volkswagen Taigun Concept

2014 Volkswagen Taigun Concept

Back in October 2012, Volkswagen displayed a SUV concept which was smaller than the Tiguan at the Sao Paulo International Motorshow. Known as the Taigun, it was known to be the basis of a future model in a growing segment of more compact SUVs. At that time, Volkswagen said that […]

2014 Suzuki Celerio

2014 Suzuki Celerio

After making its global debut in India recently, Suzuki’s new A-segment model known as the Celerio will be displayed at the Geneva Motorshow next month. Dimensionally similar to a Perodua Viva, the Celerio sits on a new platform and weighs 830 kgs with full options. It is powered by a […]

DC Design Eleron Concept

DC Design Eleron Concept

The latest concept model from DC Design, the 20-year old company in India known for its avant-garde automotive creations (including India’s first supercar, the Avanti), is the Eleron, an open-topped SUV. It’s possible to have such a radical style as the bodywork is of carbon composite over a spaceframe with […]

Team Proton R3’s new racing car for 2014

Team Proton R3’s new racing car for 2014

For the new season of the Malaysian Super Series (MSS) which starts next month, Team Proton R3 will be entering a Proton R3 Suprima S. The new racing car, introduced at the Proton Sales Carnival in Kuala Terengganu yesterday, is expected to maintain the team’s strong record in the competition, […]

2014 Kia Soul EV

2014 Kia Soul EV

Kia’s first mass market electric vehicle (EV) has made its world debut at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. Scheduled to go on sale in the third quarter of 2014, the Soul EV will be Kia’s first all-electric, zero-emissions car sold in the U.S. Sharing similar looks as the Soul, the […]

PIAM provides clarification about insurance premium revisions

PIAM provides clarification about insurance premium revisions

The General Insurance Association of Malaysia (PIAM) has provided clarification on the new motor insurance premiums (soon to be introduced) which the public has become aware of recently as the tariff chart has been circulated on the internet.  The association explained that gradual premium adjustment is undertaken under the new […]