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Innovative finance solutions for BMW customers

Innovative finance solutions for BMW customers

The BMW Group will begin offering BMW customers a one-stop sales and financing resource, with the completion of its acquisition of SimeLease (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd and its subsidiary, SimeCredit (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd. The two companies, which have been renamed ?BMW Lease (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd? and ?BMW Credit (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd?, […]

More new vehicles sold in March

More new vehicles sold in March

New vehicle registrations in Malaysia during March were 38,619 units, an improvement of 23% or 7,331 units from February, which had been a dismal month for the industry. It was the highest volume achieved in the past 6 months. Passenger vehicles (which this year include MPVs, 4WDs and window vans […]

New Toyota 3S branch in Kuantan

New Toyota 3S branch in Kuantan

Toyota owners in Kuantan, Pahang, and surrounding areas now have a full-fledged branch of UMW Toyota Motor to look after all their needs. The company recently opened its new 3S (Sales Service and Spareparts) branch at Kawasan Perindustrian Semambu and the 217,835 sq ft facility is intended to accommodate the […]

Winners of the inaugural BMW Shorties

Winners of the inaugural BMW Shorties

Wolfgang Schlimme, MD of BMW Malaysia, presenting the BMW Shorties Award to the wife of the winner, Abdullah Zahir Bin Omar The inaugural BMW Shorties film competition was recently concluded with the announcement of the BMW Shorties Award winner, honourable mentions for two of the Top 10 entries, and the […]

Peugeot says goodbye to Proton

PSA Peugeot Citroen today issued a statement in Paris that it has discontinued its discussions on forming some sort of alliance with Proton. The two companies had begun exploring the possibility of working together last September and the French carmaker had been conducting studies. According to the PSA Peugeot Citroen […]

MTM Publications has moved!

MTM Publications has moved!

The new office of MTM Publications is in the new tower block (left side) above the Centre Court of MegaMall With effect from Friday, February 16, 2007, MTM Publications Sdn Bhd will be at new premises in MidValley City, Kuala Lumpur. The new premises are situated on the 12th floor […]

Slow start for new car market

Slow start for new car market

Total registrations in January 2007 were 15% lower than in January 2006 2007 got off to a slow start for the Malaysian auto industry with the sales volume for January less than that for the same month in 2006. A total of 35,047 vehicles were registered in the first month […]

1-Hour Service at Perodua – or your money back

1-Hour Service at Perodua – or your money back

The 1-Hour Superservis is available at 37 Perodua-owned service centres Understanding that customer satisfaction is key to its continued success, Perodua has been paying close attention to what its customers expect and what they don?t like (through market surveys such as the ones done by JD Power & Associates). Apart […]

Honda’s ‘Save the Rhinos’ project goes to schools

Honda’s ‘Save the Rhinos’ project goes to schools

Honda Malaysia?s ?Save the Sumatran Rhino? project started off the new year with seminars at four primary schools in Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya, Selangor. The seminars, conducted by qualified personnel of the Malaysian affiliate of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Malaysia), were aimed at creating awareness and educating […]