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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 […]

Mercedes-Benz Atego trucks for Fire & Rescue Services

Mercedes-Benz Atego trucks for Fire & Rescue Services

A variant of the Mercedes-Benz Atego; special equipment will be fitted for the Fire & Rescue Service Department DaimlerChrysler Malaysia recently concluded a deal to supply 200 units of the Mercedes-Benz Atego trucks, complete with fittings and accessories, to a local company which was awarded a contract by the Fire […]

Naza begins exports

Naza begins exports

Bestari and Sutera are the first Naza models to be exported In line with its objective of growing its own brand not just in Malaysia but also overseas, the Naza Group has begun to export its Sutera and Bestari models, with the first batch going to Nepal.?The cars were recently […]

Market report for 2006

Market report for 2006

Naza was the best-performing brand and overtook Honda and Nissan for No. 4 position, thanks to new models like the Sutera In the final tally of Malaysian motor vehicle sales for the whole of 2006, Naza emerged as the best-performing brand in the market even though it was not No.1. […]

UMW Toyota Motor’s School Traffic Warden programme

In support of the government’s efforts to reduce road accidents, UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) has announced its sponsorship of the School Traffic Warden Programme which was launched yesterday. The programme will be a joint effort between the Toyota franchise holder, Ministry of Education and the Road Safety Department. […]

Lexus Malaysia opens first facility

Lexus Malaysia opens first facility

Lexus Malaysia, a division of UMW Toyota Motor, today had its first facility officially opened for business by the Minister of Finance II, Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop. The facility, which offers sales, service and spare parts (3S) is located at Mutiara Damansara (opposite Tesco) , on the outskirts of […]

Forecast: 3.8% growth in 2007 sales

Forecast: 3.8% growth in 2007 sales

Frost & Sullivan’s forecast for 2007 sees?the?TIV?crossing the 500,000 mark again Sales should increase as consumers come to terms with the resale values of their vehicles and start buying new vehicles After a year of substantial decline in total industry volume (TIV) to below 500,000 units, Malaysian motor vehicle sales […]