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First Chinese-made MG cars roll out

First Chinese-made MG cars roll out

The MG7 adapted from the MG-ZT On the 59th anniversary of Nanjing Automobile Group Corporation (NAC), the grand foundation for the company?s ?NAC-MG Project? was laid in Nanjing Pukou New & High Technology Industry Development Zone in China. The NAC-MG project is NAC?s ?53 million acquisition of UK?s MG Rover […]

Fiat + Yamaha in MotoGP

Fiat + Yamaha in MotoGP

For the next two MotoGP world championships, Fiat Automobiles will be the new Title Sponsor of Yamaha which, starting this season, will be called the Fiat Yamaha Team. While Fiat?s press release declares that this is ?an original sponsorship deal which, for the very first time, links the four-wheel with […]

No ads please, we’re Honda F1

No ads please, we’re Honda F1

Being the responsible corporate citizen that it is, Honda Motor Company has a long history of initiatives to protect the environment. As early as 1964, Mr Honda dictated that his company would manufacture only 4-stroke marine engines; though more expensive to produce, 4-strokers are around 90% cleaner, 50% more fuel-efficient […]

Recall for Subaru Impreza and Forester

Recall for Subaru Impreza and Forester

852 units of Subaru cars are being recalled for possible problems relating to the brake system. The recall is for two models ? the Impreza and the Forester (119 units) ? and at this time, Fuji Heavy Industries (which makes Subaru vehicles) says that the units affected were only sold […]

Unique Murcielago LP640 by Versace + Lamborghini

Unique Murcielago LP640 by Versace + Lamborghini

A unique one-of-a-kind Versace Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 Roadster took centre stage among a star-studded charity auction event in Beverly Hills recently. Actress Sharon Stone, using her feminine mystique, heated up the bidding process on the Italian supercar to surpass half a million US dollars (over RM1.9 million) and charmed the […]

BMW Group sales record in Asia in 2006

BMW Group sales record in Asia in 2006

With total sales of 126,949 vehicles during 2006, the BMW Group again achieved a new sales record in Asia, making the group the leading car company in the region?s premium segment for the 4th consecutive year. Retail figures for BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce cars delivered to customers were up 13.8% […]