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DVLA ISSUES CHRISTMAS DEADLINE

THE final countdown has commenced… DVLA Personalised Registrations has warned that anyone wishing to give a personalised registration as a Christmas present have only a matter of days to do so if they want the gift for the big day! While personalised registrations can be bought all year round, Friday, […]

Ford owners learn 4×4 skills

Ford owners learn 4×4 skills

Power, agility and emotion were all evident in this year?s final round of the Ford Lanun Darat 4×4 Driving Clinic series. The 4×4 driving course, sponsored by Ford Malaysia and held in Kuching earlier this month, was attended by 27 participants. Held at location 16 kms south of Kuching city, […]

Citroen dispatched with two awards

Citroen dispatched with two awards

FRESH from its triumph at the recent International Van of the Year awards, Citroën has now scooped two major UK honours. The Dispatch has just carried off the What Van? Small Panel Van of the Year title, while Citroën’s unique and comprehensive Ready to Run programme took the What Van? […]

Caddy DSG is What Van? Editor’s Choice

Caddy DSG is What Van? Editor’s Choice

FOR the second year running, the Volkswagen Caddy DSG (Direct Shift Gearbox) has achieved honours at the What Van? magazine Van of the Year Awards. The Caddy DSG, which uses twin clutch technology to provide faster gearchanges than a conventional automatic gearbox, received the Editor’s Choice award at the magazine’s […]

Outlander wins 4×4 Van Award

Outlander wins 4×4 Van Award

THE MITSUBISHI Outlander has been named What Van?’s ‘Best 4×4 Van’ award for 2007, the fourth time it has won the award in the last seven years. What Van?’s Neil McIntee commented that the Outlander Commercial is “capable in the rough and user-friendly around town and on rural routes and […]

A BLAST FROM THE PAST

A BLAST FROM THE PAST

FASHION is a revolving door. There are only so many ways to dress or entertain yourself, so it’s inevitable that old ideas will be rehashed and resold to a new audience every couple of decades. Platform shoes, flares, disco music, even the mullet hair-do have all seen resurgence against what […]

Chevrolet Captiva

Chevrolet Captiva

Even though full operations have yet to commence, Hicom-Chevrolet Sdn Bhd (HCSB), the new company handling the Chevrolet brand in Malaysia, has been busy showing the Malaysian public what products can be expected. A while back, the company launched the new Aveo Sedan and now comes the new Captiva, a […]

BAD BOYS (LOTUS CARLTON & VAUXHALL VXR8)

BAD BOYS (LOTUS CARLTON & VAUXHALL VXR8)

MUCH has changed in the 17 years between the legendary Lotus Carlton going on sale in 1990, and the introduction of the Vauxhall VXR8 in 2007, but the idea of an outrageously powerful and highly specced exec saloon remains as popular as ever. While it wasn’t the first super-saloon to […]

New BMW dealer in Klang Valley

New BMW dealer in Klang Valley

Artist’s impression of the new Ingress Auto BMW facility which will begin operations during the first quarter of 2008 Ingress Auto Sdn Bhd has joined the BMW network as its latest authorized dealer. The appointment of the new dealership is part of BMW Malaysia?s ongoing expansion of its dealership network […]