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Auto ConneXion expands network

Auto ConneXion expands network

Aiming to increase its retail network, Sime Darby Auto Connexion has appointed of four new Ford dealers in Peninsular Malaysia, all of which have ‘3S? facilities offering sales, service and spare parts.? The new dealers areParallel Champion Sdn Bhd ? 118 Jalan Permaisuri Bainun off Jalan Kampar, Ipoh, Perak (05-2532193) […]

Winners of C&C Bintang contest announced

Winners of C&C Bintang contest announced

It?s not often that a car company gives away cars to customers (although a number do donate vehicles to deserving organizations as part of their corporate social responsibility practices) but Cycle & Carriage Bintang did so yesterday. In fact, the company gave away two brand new Mercedes-Benz B170 models. The […]

Charity drive by Caldina and Wish Club members

Charity drive by Caldina and Wish Club members

Members of the Caldina Club Malaysia and Wish Club Malaysia held a charity drive for Rumah Anak-Anak Yatim/Miskin Sri Baiduri in Dengkil to bring cheer to the less fortunate. The objective was to ‘contribute to society as part of our social responsibilities and? to cultivate a culture of caring and […]

2009 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Automotive Awards

2009 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Automotive Awards

Perodua Viva and Proton Saga (below) – award winners Malaysian companies received top accolades at the 2009 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Automotive Awards last night for their excellence in the Malaysian automotive market. The companies include Perodua, Proton, Automotive Corporation Malaysia, Ingress Corporation, Public Bank Bhd and Automotive Synergy […]

58th Honda showroom opens in Penang

58th Honda showroom opens in Penang

JM Motor Venture Sdn Bhd, officially opened yesterday, is the 58th Honda showroom to be opened in Malaysia since Honda Malaysia was established in 2001. It is the 6th Honda facility in Penang, a market where Honda sales have grown from 415 units in 2002 to 2,958 units in 2008. […]

Goodyear raises standards of drifting events

Goodyear raises standards of drifting events

Following a successful sponsorship of the inaugural Formula DRIFT in Singapore last year, Goodyear returns as the major sponsor for the Formula DRIFT Singapore ProAM Series 2009.? As part of the highly anticipated event in two week?s time, cars competing in the event are required to pass the Advance Tech […]

National brands boost May sales

New vehicle sales in rose totalled 43,994 units,a 7% increase over April. The increase was due to a 16.6% increase in sales by national brands while non-national brands saw a 4.5% decrease. Total Industry Volume for 5 months is 203,760 units or 8% lower than the same period in 2008. […]

Chevron Malaysia kicks off Caltex RON95 campaign

Chevron Malaysia kicks off Caltex RON95 campaign

Chevron Malaysia Ltd, which markets Caltex with Techron fuel, kicked off its RON95 campaign today with a workshop session for the media and public sector officials at its Pulau Indah Terminal near Klang. The event is among the activities which the company will be having in advance of the introduction […]