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PM confirms Volkswagen ‘not interested’

PM confirms Volkswagen ‘not interested’

After some months of speculation, it?s now officially confirmed by the Prime Minister that Volkswagen AG is no longer in negotiations with Proton to buy a share in its manufacturing subsidiary (VW had never been negotiating for a share in Proton Holdings but only for the factory, just as Daihatsu […]

The All-New BMW X5

The All-New BMW X5

Wolfgang Schlimme is one of those guys who has a job he loves. As MD of BMW Malaysia, he gets to use any model in the BMW range and, of course, is among the first to drive the latest ones (even before they are launched). So for someone who has […]

New vehicle market remains weak

New vehicle market remains weak

New vehicle registrations from November 2006 to April 2007 By April, the cumulative TIV should have been about 170,000 units but actual sales have amounted to 17% below that forecasted figure ? The new vehicle market remains weak and it seems unlikely that the Total Industry Volume (TIV) will meet […]

26.2 kms/litre in a Honda City

26.2 kms/litre in a Honda City

Honda i-DSI engine Flag-off from Honda Malaysia office The Honda i-DSI engine in the City is the company?s second i-Series engine which was developed to achieve high fuel efficiency in compact cars. i-DSI stands for ?Intelligent-Dual & Sequential Ignition? and over each of the four compact combustion chambers are two […]

Teaching kids road safety the fun way

Teaching kids road safety the fun way

Children learn road safety the fun way by interacting with each other in Mokitown The first MobileKids event in Malaysia was held in 2004 in conjunction with the launch of the new C-Class To move a step closer to their ambitious vision of ?accident-free driving?, DaimlerChrysler has been an active […]

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 […]

Honda among ‘Most Trusted Brands’ in Malaysia

Honda among ‘Most Trusted Brands’ in Malaysia

Atsushi Fujimoto, CEO/MD of Honda Malaysia receiving the Reader’s Digest Asia Gold Trusted Brand Award 2007 Honda Malaysia was among the local car companies which recently received the Reader?s Digest Asia Gold Trusted Brand Award 2007. In the Car Category for Malaysia, it was picked from among 23 other brands […]