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Japan Car of the Year 2008/2009

Japan Car of the Year 2008/2009

Toyota iQ Toyota?s innovative little iQ ? the world?s smallest car which can accommodate 4 persons ? has won the Japan Car of the Year? (JCOTY) Award for 2008/2009. Its total score of 526 points was a massive 303 points ahead of the second-placed model, the Citroen C5 which also […]

Proton launches Persona CNG in Thailand

Proton launches Persona CNG in Thailand

Proton yesterday launched in Thailand a variant of the Persona modified to run on compressed natural gas (CNG). This is the first time that Proton is officially selling a model with a CNG-capable engine from the factory (Proton taxis in Malaysia have been running on CNG for many years but […]

GM invests another RM1.5 billion in Thailand

GM invests another RM1.5 billion in Thailand

  Model of the new engine plant which will start operations in 2010 General Motors (GM) is moving into the next phase of its growth in the ASEAN region after making the first major investment in the mid-1990s. Back then, GM had decided on Thailand as its regional manufacturing base […]