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2008 will be Kancil’s final year

2008 will be Kancil’s final year

The first Kancil Response to the new Perodua Viva must be very encouraging as Perodua has now confirmed that production of the Kancil, its oldest model, will stop sometime next year. Prior to the launch, at a media preview, it had been said that the Kelisa would be retired but […]

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 […]

Lanun Darat revs up for 2007

Lanun Darat revs up for 2007

Conditions may sometimes be tough like this but there will always be others to help so don’t worry! It?s been eight years since the Lanun Darat club for Ford Ranger and Everest owners was established and in that time, some 30 ?adventure trips? have been organised. The club, which Ford […]

TDesire to distribute TD2000 classic sportscar

TDesire to distribute TD2000 classic sportscar

Interior of TD2000 has look of a classic British sportscar TD Cars (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd has appointed TDesire Sdn Bhd as the sole distributor for its TD2000 classic sportscar in Malaysia. With the appointment of this new distributor, TD Cars (Malaysia) expects that marketing of the model will be more […]

Total loss in one second!

Total loss in one second!

No, this is not how some midnight racer ended up after losing control. In fact, no one was even in the car when it got crushed. Believe it or not, this is what a car looks like after a garbage truck slams into it! The incident occurred at the entrance […]

Mercedes-Benz numbers increase

Mercedes-Benz numbers increase

Though the Malaysian new vehicle market for the first quarter of 2007 had lower registrations than the same period in 2006, Mercedes-Benz performance was the opposite as deliveries were 52% higher than last year (according to data compiled by the Malaysian Automotive Association).? The Mercedes-Benz C-Class was particularly well received, […]

Isuzu D-MAX sales higher in 2007

Isuzu D-MAX sales higher in 2007

Isuzu Malaysia doubled its sales for the first three months of 2007 despite the 15% constriction the total new vehicle market . 607 units of its D-Max pick-up were registered up to March 2007, a 100% increase over the 302 units sold in the same period last year.?The company?s strong […]

Honda Dreams Fund gets rolling

Honda Dreams Fund gets rolling

The first 20 scholars selected for the Honda Dreams Fund Honda Malaysia and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Malaysia recently launched the Honda Dreams Fund and introduced the inaugural 20 successful scholars who will be provided with the means to achieve their dreams. The Honda Dreams Fund (HDF) is Honda […]

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 […]