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PIAM provides clarification about insurance premium revisions

PIAM provides clarification about insurance premium revisions

The General Insurance Association of Malaysia (PIAM) has provided clarification on the new motor insurance premiums (soon to be introduced) which the public has become aware of recently as the tariff chart has been circulated on the internet.  The association explained that gradual premium adjustment is undertaken under the new […]

First look at facelifted BMW X3

First look at facelifted BMW X3

BMW has released details and pictures of the facelifted X3 SUV which has new bumper profiles, a more distinctive kidney grille and redesigned headlight units (which can be ordered with LEDs). For those who want a more ‘rugged’ look, there is now the xLine package which installs ‘underbody guards’, adds […]

The big change in F1 regulations for 2014

The big change in F1 regulations for 2014

Formula 1 is the pinnacle of motor racing and in many instances, the cars preview advanced technologies that may one day find their way into the cars you can buy. As times change and racing conditions change, so too do the technical regulations governing the design of the cars, and […]

2014 Chevrolet Adra Concept

2014 Chevrolet Adra Concept

GM today unveiled its latest concept car – the Chevrolet Adra – at the Auto Expo 2014 in New Delhi, India. The Adra, which is a SUV concept, was developed entirely by Indian designers at the GM Technical Centre-India in Bangalore. The Adra adopts traditional global Chevrolet design language while […]

2014 Hyundai Xcent Sedan

2014 Hyundai Xcent Sedan

The sub-B segment in India looks like it’s going to be a fierce battleground in the second half of the decade as more carmakers unveil new models this week. It’s a segment that is forecast to be at least 2 million units in size by 2018, so everyone wants to […]

2014 Ford Figo Concept

2014 Ford Figo Concept

Downsizing is the big thing in the auto industry these days as consumers demand engines that burn less fuel so they spend less on motoring costs, and growing congestion is also making ownership of a large car troublesome. It’s fortunate for manufacturers that consumers are appreciating smaller cars so they […]

Special Beetle Valentine’s editions from Volkswagen Japan

Special Beetle Valentine’s editions from Volkswagen Japan

Volkswagen Group Japan has created three special versions of the Beetle with a Valentine’s limited edition specification. The versions are  the Beetle Chocolate, Beetle Milk and Beetle Bitter, which are priced at 2.87 million yen (about RM94,000). Only 800 units in total are available for sale. The limited editions have […]

2014 BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe

2014 BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe

BMW’s 4-Series line gets another variant in the form of the 4-Series Gran Coupe which the company says is the first 4-door coupe in the premium midsize class. Its design is said ‘to combine the sleek look of a two-door coupe with the functionality provided by 4 doors and expansive […]