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The McLaren P1 downsized in size and price

The McLaren P1 downsized in size and price

Downsizing has been going on in the auto industry for a number of years now as engineers set lower weight targets to meet fuel efficiency goals. In most cases, the downsizing is in the powertrain size, and to maintain or even improve performance as engine displacement decreases, turbocharging or supercharging […]

Porsche 360 Financing programme introduced in Malaysia

Porsche 360 Financing programme introduced in Malaysia

Sime Darby Auto Performance (SDAP), which has been the official importer and distributor of Porsche vehicles in Malaysia since 2010, now offers the Porsche 360 Financing programme, a flexible scheme which can be tailored to a customer’s requirements and lifestyle. It is, however, not applicable to the ‘GT’ and special […]

Over RM406,000 collected by Toyota Classics this year

Over RM406,000 collected by Toyota Classics this year

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) has announced collected a total of RM406,000 from the proceeds for its annual Toyota Classics Concert, part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme. The amount collected was more than what was initially projected and will be given to this year’s recipients – […]

4 sen more per litre for petrol and diesel!

4 sen more per litre for petrol and diesel!

Last Friday, the Prime Minister gave some good news for motorists in his presentation of the proposed Budget for 2018. The good news was that, from January 2018, toll charges in certain areas would be abolished, one of those areas being the first highway in the country, the Federal Highway between […]

New CEO at Isuzu Malaysia

New CEO at Isuzu Malaysia

Isuzu Malaysia Sdn Bhd (IMSB) has a new Chief Executive Officer, Koji Nakamura, who takes over the position from Kenji Matsuoka. As CEO, Mr. Nakamura will oversee all operational aspects, including sales, aftersales and finance. Introducing his successor, Mr. Matsuoka said: “Koji Nakamura has years of extensive experience, which include […]

Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid Salleh showing

Perodua begins 5-year road safety programme

As the company which sells the most motor vehicles in Malaysia – an average of almost 17,000 new units each month this year – Perodua is aware that it also has a big responsibility where road safety is concerned. Besides selling vehicles, it has also to help make sure that […]