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‘The Environment and I’ essay and photo contest

‘The Environment and I’ essay and photo contest

Honda Malaysia is running an essay and photo contest for all primary school students in Malaysia with?‘The Environment and I” as the theme. The contest is part of the company’s effort to increase awareness and build understanding on environment conservation and extinction, especially amongst primary school students. In submitting entries, […]

AAM has nationwide road safety campaign

AAM has nationwide road safety campaign

The Automobile Association of Malaysia (AAM) recently launched a Road Safety Campaign and Road Show at the Curve in Mutiara Damansara, Selangor, as another effort towards creating a motoring society that is more responsible and caring on the road. “In a world that is today heavily dependent on mobility, road […]

Nissan CEO : “Dynamic partnership with Tan Chong Motor”

Nissan CEO : “Dynamic partnership with Tan Chong Motor”

Carlos Ghosn (third from right) with Nissan and Tan Chong Motor’s top management next to the Sylphy, a new sedan to be introduced in Malaysia soon Whatever rumours there have ever been about Tan Chong losing the Nissan franchise were put to rest recently with positive remarks from Carlos Ghosn, […]

F1: Ferrari wins in Malaysia

F1: Ferrari wins in Malaysia

McLaren-Mercedes stays at the top of the championship with a 5-point lead ahead of BMW Sauber Both BMW-Sauber drivers finished with points to put the team in second position in the championship Trulli’s fourth placing got the Panasonic Toyota team its first points of the season

KL Motopark to open in August 2008

KL Motopark to open in August 2008

Artist’s impression of what KL Motopark will look like Artist’s impression of one of the types of races at the facility In the 1960s, the racing circuit at Batu Tiga in Shah Alam, adjacent to the Federal Highway to Klang, was built and became a popular venue for motorsports enthusiasts. […]

Isuzu D-MAX sales keep growing

Isuzu D-MAX sales keep growing

Sales of Isuzu’s D-Max surged in 2007, spurred on by strong demand – especially in the East Malaysian market where over 60% of the model’s sales were concentrated. In only its second full year of operations, Isuzu Malaysia chalked up sales of 2,855 units, up 47.2% from 2006, making the […]

New CEO at Suzuki Malaysia Automobile

New CEO at Suzuki Malaysia Automobile

Ibrahim Maidin is the new Chief Executive Officer at Suzuki Malaysia Automobile Sdn Bhd (SMA), succeeding Bastamam Hamzah who is now the General Manager for Special Projects in the Automotive Division of DRB-HICOM Berhad. Prior to his new position, Encik Ibrahim, 51,? was the Senior General Manager of the After-Sales […]

Goodyear Auto Gala 2008

Goodyear Auto Gala 2008

Goodyear Malaysia recently staged the Goodyear AutoGala 2008 in partnership with the International Islamic University, Malaysia. The event comprised competitions for popular street racing activities – drift, drag, autokana -? as well as an exhibition of kit-up cars. Held on the grounds of International Islamic University’s main campus in Gombak, […]

RM454,800 from Toyota Classics for charity

RM454,800 from Toyota Classics for charity

A scene from the 2007 Toyota Classics The annual Toyota Classics is a major component of UMW Toyota Motor?s annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme. Conceptualised as the philanthropic pillar of UMW Toyota Motor?s three pillars of CSR, the Toyota Classics concerts ? which are performances by world renowned orchestras […]