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Alister McRae to drive for Proton R3 in Rally Indonesia

Alister McRae to drive for Proton R3 in Rally Indonesia

Alister McRae,?brother of the late Colin McRae (a former WRC champion), will drive the Proton Satria Neo S2000 in the Indonesian round of the Asia-Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) next month. Karamjit Singh is not available to drive in the event which will be the Proton R3 team’s second outing in […]

August sales down by 6.5%

August new vehicle sales were 48,358 units, a drop of 6.5% compared to July. According to a preliminary summary, part of the decline was due to lower Proton sales during the month. Cumulative sales for the 8 months of 2009 was 351,550 units, 7% lower than the same period in […]

Ford models that can use RON95

Ford models that can use RON95

To find out what other models of other makes can use RON95, check Motor Trader’s RON List, updated regularly. Click here to know more about Caltex Premium with RON95 Click here to know more about BHPetrol infiniti952x

Hamann Tycoon Evo

Hamann Tycoon Evo

No, this isn?t a mod of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evo though many who clicked on the link to read this story may have thought that. As many enthusiasts would know, Hamann specialises in BMW (and also Ferrari, Lamborghini and Porsche) so a project involving a Mitsubishi would be, well, very […]

Toyota Classics 2009

Toyota Classics 2009

The annual Toyota Classics will be performed by the Prague Chamber Orchestra this year on October 23 at the?MBSA Auditorium in Shah Alam, Selangor.?Tickets are priced at RM250, RM150 and RM70, and all proceeds will be donated to selected charities by UMW Toyota Motor and Toyota Motor Corporation. For more […]

Road to the Future for Mercedes-Benz

Road to the Future for Mercedes-Benz

It?s clear that the traditional energy sources of fossil fuels are not going to last forever. These fuels took millions of years to be created and since the beginning of industrialization and then the arrival of the automobile, they have been depleting rapidly with no replenishment taking place. For the […]

2009 JD Power Sales Satisfaction Index

2009 JD Power Sales Satisfaction Index

Overall sales satisfaction among new-vehicle owners in Malaysia has increased from 2008 as the gap between Malaysian brands and non-national brands narrows, according to the latest J.D. Power Asia Pacific 2009 Malaysia Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) Study released today.   Now in its seventh year, the study measures new-vehicle owner […]

Esso/Mobil to also sell RON95 petrol

ExxonMobil confirmed today that its Esso and Mobil stations will also offer RON95 from September 1 2009, in accordance with the government’s directive. To know if your vehicle can use RON95 petrol, please refer to our RON?List?here ? ? ?

All Caltex fuels will be EURO2M-compliant

All Caltex fuels will be EURO2M-compliant

Chevron Malaysia Ltd states that its Caltex petrol and diesel fuels, including Caltex Premium 95 with Techron, will be EURO2M- compliant by September 1, 2009. The ?M? denotes ?modified?, the most significant from 3,000 parts per million (ppm) of sulphur to 500 ppm for diesel and 1,000 ppm to 500 […]

Tribe Toyota – Amazing Trails 2009

The Tribe Toyota community has been in existence since September 2006 and serves as a platform for UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) to build stronger relationships with its customers. Through Tribe Toyota, customers are given the opportunity to meet other Toyota customers, participate in events organised by UMWT and also access […]