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Driving impressions of the Mazda SKYACTIV-D diesel engine

Driving impressions of the Mazda SKYACTIV-D diesel engine

[swf src=”http://protomalaysia.com.my/GoodYear/620×75.swf” width=620 height=75] Price: Not available in Malaysia yet Tech Highlights: 2191cc 4-cylinder diesel DOHC 16-valve SKYACTIV-D engine with intercooler, 14:1 compression ratio, 172 bhp, 420 Nm; 6-speed SKYACTIV DRIVE transmission, 2.2-litre SKYACTIV-D engine What is it? Mazda’s SKYACTIV-D engine is a new generation of diesel engines developed using […]

Audi A3 Sedan now available in Malaysia

Audi A3 Sedan now available in Malaysia

The Audi A3 Sedan, 2014 World Car of the Year, is now available in Malaysia. Euromobil Sdn Bhd today announced that two petrol engine variants are being imported – the A3 1.4 TFSI which is priced from RM179,900 and the A3 1.8 TFSI quattro which has prices from RM240,888. A […]

Rolls-Royce has a ‘V-Spec’ model too

Rolls-Royce has a ‘V-Spec’ model too

Enthusiasts, especially those who are Nissan Skyline fans, will be familiar with the ‘V-Spec’ upgrade which enhances the Japanese sportscar. Whether intentional or not, Rolls-Royce also uses a similar term for a limited series of its Ghost model, though it is referred to in full as ‘V-Specification’. However, the ‘V’ […]

QNEWS: Production of the Lexus IS F has ended

QNEWS: Production of the Lexus IS F has ended

Production of the original Lexus IS F ended in Japan recently after a production run of 7 years. The high-performance variant of the IS model was actually not part of any long-term product strategy or corporate aim, having begun with the enthusiasm of two engineers. Their personal desire to pursue […]

QNEWS: First drawings of the next Hyundai i20 (w/VIDEO)

QNEWS: First drawings of the next Hyundai i20 (w/VIDEO)

Hyundai Motor has revealed design renderings of the all-new i20 hatchback, the next generation of the company’s popular B-segment model. Designed at Hyundai Motor’s Design Centre Europe in Germany, the new model features the brand’s ‘Fluidic Sculpture 2.0’ design philosophy in a sophisticated and distinctive design. The long bonnet and […]

2014 JD Power Customer Satisfaction Study for Malaysia

2014 JD Power Customer Satisfaction Study for Malaysia

[swf src=”http://protomalaysia.com.my/GoodYear/620×75.swf” width=620 height=75] Customers in Malaysia are expecting better service when they take their vehicles in for service or repairs, and authorized service centres are not meeting those expectations, according to the J.D. Power Asia Pacific 2014 Malaysia Customer Service Index (CSI) Study released today. The study, now in […]

QNEWS: New rates at JB Causeway from today

QNEWS: New rates at JB Causeway from today

Those who are travelling to Singapore via the Causeway at Johor Bahru pay higher toll rates from today. The controversial increase in the rates applies to vehicles passing through the Customs, Immigration & Quarantine (CIQ) facility at the Sultan Iskandar Building. Toll is now also payable for vehicles leaving Malaysia. […]