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GM’s next move in Malaysia

GM’s next move in Malaysia

Reading Time: 3 minutes GM’s will be appointing a new distributor and not be directly involved. Could Cergazam be the new distributor? After months of speculation about the future of GM?s Chevrolet business in Malaysia following the rumoured disagreements with DRB-HICOM (its joint-venture partner in Hicom-Chevrolet or HCSB), GM SEA Operations (also referred to […]

Proton Saga owners stretch a litre of fuel

Proton Saga owners stretch a litre of fuel

Reading Time: 3 minutes Proton Edar recently organized the ‘Saga Stretch Your Miles? challenge to share with their customers how they can stretch their ringgit further on their already fuel-saving Proton Saga. The challenge was part of a series of activities lined up for the Saga and a follow-up to a similar challenge held […]

October sales almost the same as September

Reading Time: 1 minute The total industry volume (TIV)?for October, 46,092 units,?was just 23 units higher than September’s but when compared to the same month in 2008, it was 22.9% higher, a reflection of an improved market. To reach the MAA’s forecast of 500,000 units for 2009, the sales volumes for November and December […]

FA Wagen to open VW dealership in Petaling Jaya

Reading Time: 1 minute Following the signing of a Letter of Intent with VW Group Malaysia, FA Wagen (a company in the Federal Auto Group) will soon open an authorised Volkswagen dealership in Jalan 222, Petaling Jaya, Selangor. FA Wagen will also open dealerships in Shah Alam and Johor Bahru soon. For a list […]

Tribe Toyota’s workshops for basic survival skills

Tribe Toyota’s workshops for basic survival skills

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tribe Toyota, the community for Toyota owners which is managed by UMW?Toyota Motor, has been actively promoting the basic survival skills in Klang Valley in a series of workshops these year (a continuation of the activity which began in 2008). The half-day workshops help the members to make wise decisions […]

Vehicle End of Life policy will not be implemented

Reading Time: 1 minute Owners of vehicles older than 15 years will be relieved to know that the End of Life policy that would make an annual inspection mandatory before roadtax could be renewed will not be implemented. The government had announced it under the ‘revised’ National Automotive Policy recently but many quarters have […]

Share your Nissan experience online

Share your Nissan experience online

Reading Time: 2 minutes Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) is taking its ?I?m Nissan Crazy? theme into overdrive with the launch of the new ‘Share & Win? Contest. Besides a Grand Prize of a trip for two to the Beijing 2010 Motorshow, there are also other exclusive prizes to be won such as a […]

Motorist goes 21.38 kms on a litre of Shell fuel

Motorist goes 21.38 kms on a litre of Shell fuel

Reading Time: 3 minutes 21.38 kms – that’s the distance the first state winner of the ‘Shell 1 Litre Challenge’ drove on a litre of petrol. The event began recently as a complement to the introduction of Shell’s most advanced fuel economy formula in Shell FuelSave Unleaded petrol, a formula that is said to […]