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Renault uses Malaysia for Laguna 3 teaser campaign

Renault uses Malaysia for Laguna 3 teaser campaign

Remember the mysterious blue car which was seen in Mont’ Kiara, KL, some time back. For a very short while, there were various suggestions that it was a Nissan, a Proton, a Honda but finally, it was established that it was a prototype of the new Renault Laguna3. It was […]

Test Drive: New Ford Ranger TDCi

Test Drive: New Ford Ranger TDCi

The first time I saw pictures of the new Ranger, I thought that the styling changes were not significant and if one zoomed by on the road, I?d have to look long and hard to know if it was the new one or the old one. When I expressed this […]

Jaguar Art Competition for young Malaysian artists

Jaguar Art Competition for young Malaysian artists

Young Malaysian artists have an opportunity to showcase their creative talent by participating in Jaguar?s Young Artist Award art competition, co-sponsored by Parkson Suria KLCC. The competition is organized by SISMA Auto (sole importer and distributor of Jaguar cars) and will run from May until mid-June 2007. The public will […]

USED CAR: Perodua 850

USED CAR: Perodua 850

Perodua is very much a small car specialist and builds some excellent vehicles in this class. Its Kancil, Kenari and Kelisa are amongst the best-selling cars in Malaysia and this has allowed Perodua to enjoy a certain degree of success, mainly because of the company’s excellent reputation for building reliable […]

HOLIDAY DRIVING: BEST FAMILY CAR BUYS

Family cars that double as holiday transportation aren’t that common. With fixed seats, minimal storage areas and a modest boot, you can forget the traditional family hatch. Iain Dooley suggests five smarter alternatives         CHILDREN, pets, cars and holidays rarely mix. There’s either not enough space for […]

HOLIDAY DRIVING: HOW TO DRIVE ABROAD

ONE of the most important skills required to be a motoring writer is something they don’t teach you at journalists’ college. They don’t even teach you when you start work on your first newspaper. In fact, you could be several years into your career before you realise that there is […]

HOLIDAY DRIVING: TOP TIPS FOR HIRING A CAR

IT’S ONE of life’s all too common ironies that going on holiday can sometimes be as stressful as the day to day grind you’re escaping. Hiring a car on holiday is one area where a little forward planning and managing to keep your marbles about you after a long-haul flight […]

HARD LINES

HARD LINES

PRACTICE makes perfect apparently, so I should be something of a legend when it comes to parking. When I park at the office, I have to squeeze into a fairly snug bay. If I can’t park there, I have to find somewhere else to moor up, which could be anything […]

BMW Individual is here

BMW Individual is here

BMW Malaysia Sdn Bhd now brings to buyers its highly luxurious and exclusive individualised product range – BMW Individual. With an emphasis on high quality and exclusivity, BMW Individual offers discerning clientele the opportunity to personalise their vehicles beyond the standard equipment with the combination of brilliant BMW Individual paint […]

Alternative Fuel Vehicles Consumer Study

Alternative Fuel Vehicles Consumer Study

Vehicles which run on alternative fuels or have hybrid powerplants have been around since the mid-1990s but it is only after the rapid hike in fuel prices in recent years that sales of such vehicles have speeded up, especially in the US market. However, in the rest of the world, […]