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TAKE THREE: PORTABLE SAT-NAV SYSTEMS

If you are still negotiating road maps to find your way from A to B, you’re obviously either a glutton for punishment or distinctly not an early-adopter when it comes to gadgetry. Once you’ve used a satellite navigation system, satnav, you won’t look back – or argue with the map-reading […]

Disco does the business (Land Rover Discovery)

Disco does the business (Land Rover Discovery)

IN WHAT it says is response to high customer demand, Land Rover has announced that it is to launch a commercial derivative of the Discovery 3. It will go on sale on the 19th March. Since launch in 2004, there has been speculation about when the Disco van would arrive. […]

Kia Kue

Kia Kue

Kia Motors has worked hard in recent years to take its brand image to a higher level where buyers now recognize it to offer value, quality and safety. Now comes the next phase of its brand evolution which is shown by the Kue concept car. Though purely a concept, the […]

Honda’s ‘Save the Rhinos’ project goes to schools

Honda’s ‘Save the Rhinos’ project goes to schools

Honda Malaysia?s ?Save the Sumatran Rhino? project started off the new year with seminars at four primary schools in Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya, Selangor. The seminars, conducted by qualified personnel of the Malaysian affiliate of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Malaysia), were aimed at creating awareness and educating […]

Suzuki XL7

Suzuki XL7

The new XL7 takes Suzuki further up the automotive ladder as it enters the midsize segment in the North American market. Evolved from the Suzuki Concept-X, which was shown at the 2005 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the new XL7 is bigger, bolder and more powerful than 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% […]

For the Cayenne owner

For the Cayenne owner

In conjunction with the launch of the new Cayenne generation, the Porsche Design Group has come out with the latest line of its ?Driver?s Selection? for the new model. The new collection not only has clothes and watches but also items for children and of course, high-quality scale models of […]

Mercedes-Benz Atego trucks for Fire & Rescue Services

Mercedes-Benz Atego trucks for Fire & Rescue Services

A variant of the Mercedes-Benz Atego; special equipment will be fitted for the Fire & Rescue Service Department DaimlerChrysler Malaysia recently concluded a deal to supply 200 units of the Mercedes-Benz Atego trucks, complete with fittings and accessories, to a local company which was awarded a contract by the Fire […]

MARKETING SOLUTIONS

MARKETING SOLUTIONS

MARKETING is one of those words I’ve never been able to pin down. It’s not quite advertising, nor is it absolutely public relations. It’s got something to do with publicity and journalism but it is synonymous with neither. It dips its toe into sociology and mathematical analysis without really committing […]

MARCH 2007 REGISTRATIONS: HOW TO HAGGLE

WE Brits are rubbish at haggling – or so we think. While the rest of the world is happy to kick up a fuss to get what they want, we prefer not to make a scene, pay a bit more and slink into the background grumbling under our breath. But […]