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Big jump in March new vehicle sales

Big jump in March new vehicle sales

Though there has been the distraction of the pending general elections March was a very good month for the car companies as the Total Industry Volume (TIV) jumped by a whopping 28% or 12,646 units over the February TIV. The TIV was also 8% higher than that for the same […]

The virtual showroom

The virtual showroom

Car companies were one of the first to take advantage of the power of the Internet by providing reams of information about their products on their respective websites. With such a strong head start, you would think they were ahead of the curve when it came to engaging customers and […]

Entertainment system added to SsangYong Actyon

Entertainment system added to SsangYong Actyon

Competitive Supreme, which has been selling SsangYong vehicles for the past ten years, is offering the Giugiaro-styled Actyon e-XDi 200 XVT SUV with a portable DVD player system as well as two 9-inch monitors and wireless headphones. The extras, worth RM3,000, are ideal for keeping rear occupants entertained, whether in […]

LITTLE THINGS COUNT FOR A LOT ( Benelli 49X )

LITTLE THINGS COUNT FOR A LOT ( Benelli 49X )

IT is good to see something a little bit different now and again – I’m tired of sitting on yet another cloned scooter, slightly tweaked from a dozen other look-alike machines. Thankfully the Benelli 49X is refreshingly different. Look at the contours of the colour-coded rear bodywork as it arcs […]

GREEN AND GUILTY

SICK and tired of having my desk littered with endless press releases from manufacturers and motoring organisations in their constant efforts to out-green each other on points and principles, it was with some perverse glee that I read the results from a survey carried out by ibuyeco, an eco-friendly UK […]

SOUNDS EASY (IN-CAR ENTERTAINMENT)

NOT EVERY car comes with the latest audio kit. In fact, if you’re unfortunate enough to have purchased your car more than 12 months ago, you may already find that the onslaught of progress leaves you with an obsolete collection of chips taking up space in your dashboard. Help is […]