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F1: Vettel is 2010 World Champion

F1: Vettel is 2010 World Champion

RACE RESULTS 23-year old Sebastian Vettel is the youngest F1 World Champion 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2.  Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 4. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes GP Petronas F1 5. Robert Kubica | Renault F1 Team 6. Vitaly Petrov […]

Japan Car of the Year 2010/2011

Another hybrid model has been picked as Japan’s Car of the Year (JCOTY), certainly a reflection of the growing popularity of such vehicles which were first introduced in the late 1990s. Last year’s JCOTY was the Toyota Prius and this year, it’s the sporty Honda CR-Z pictured above (the Honda […]

F1: Vettel leads Red Bull 1-2 in Brazil GP

F1: Vettel leads Red Bull 1-2 in Brazil GP

RESULTS 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 3. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 4. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  5. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  6. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes GP Petronas F1 7. Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP […]

F1: Williams’ Hulkenberg to start from pole in Brazil!

F1: Williams’ Hulkenberg to start from pole in Brazil!

1. Nico Hulkenberg | AT&T Williams 2. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 3. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 4. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 5. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 6. Rubens Barrichello | AT&T Williams 7. Robert Kubica | Renault F1 Team 8. Michael Schumacher […]

Proton 1-2 in China Rally!

Proton 1-2 in China Rally!

After a year of heartbreaks in many events, the Proton rally team finally scored big in the China Rally which concluded today. The Satria Neo S2000 cars of Alister McRae and Chris Atkinson powered to a one-two victory to finish season on a high note, particularly in the Asia Pacific […]

Toyota to make Prius hybrid in Thailand

Toyota to make Prius hybrid in Thailand

Prius production line in Japan Toyota Motor Corporation has announced that it will begin production of the Prius hybrid model in Thailand as early as next month. Though the model has been assembled in China in small numbers, this new development marks the first high-volume production of the Prius outside […]

F1: Alonso overtakes Webber in championship

F1: Alonso overtakes Webber in championship

RESULTS 1. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 2. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 4. Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP Petronas F1 5. Robert Kubica | Renault F1 Team 6. Vitantonio Liuzzi | Force India F1 Team 7. Rubens Barrichello | AT&T […]

F1: Two Red Bulls on front row for first Korean GP

F1: Two Red Bulls on front row for first Korean GP

1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 3. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 4. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 5. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes GP Petronas F1 6. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 7. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes […]

Another big recall by Toyota (UPDATED)

Another big recall by Toyota (UPDATED)

UPDATE: STATEMENT FROM UMW TOYOTA MOTOR ON 22/10/10 "UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd has received confirmation from our principal, Toyota Motor Corporation that there are eight units of Toyota Crown (CBU model) sold in Malaysia by UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd, involved in this Special Service Campaign. The vehicles affected […]

Recall for Honda Fit/City

Recall for Honda Fit/City

Some 127,000 units of Honda City and Fit (Jazz in some countries) are being recalled for a problem which relates to the accelerator pedal. Dirt which collects around the pedal sensor can cause it to stick and possibly prevent the car from slowing down. The dangerous condition is said to […]