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Safe as well as beautiful

Safe as well as beautiful

Can cars be safe and beautiful at the same time? At one time, it was thought that a safe car needed to be ?built like a tank? and indeed, that seemed the case a few decades ago when automakers were forced to hang those big, ugly so-called ?federal bumpers? on […]

History of Volkswagen in Malaysia

The late Col (rtd) Mokhtar Ismail, GM of Champion Motors which sold VWs in the 1960s and 1970s, congratulating the first taxi driver in Malaysia to use a Golf, which had just been introduced in early 1977 The establishment of VW Group Malaysia is the fourth time that the VW […]

The Lexus Story

The Lexus Story

[This story was originally published in 1997 in Highway Malaysia magazine and on the Motor Trader website in 2006 with permission from author Chips Yap] “If Toyota or other Japanese manufacturers had concentrated on making large automobiles like the American ones, World War III might have started!” It was 1983 […]