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Donnavventura comes to Malaysia

Donnavventura comes to Malaysia

  Over the next three months, a convoy of Mitsubishi Tritons will be travelling around Malaysia taking these six Italian ‘donnas’ (the Italian word for ‘ladies’) to more places in the country than most Malaysians would ever visit in their lives. The event is called ‘Donnavventura – Malaysian Grand Raid […]

CLEAN, GREEN MICRO MACHINES

  MERCEDES, like so many of the big car companies, doesn’t immediately appear to be a major champion of green issues. After all, it’s more famous for making big, luxurious and often extremely powerful cars than fuel-sipping runabouts. While true in part, it has been doing more work to make […]

PROTON i.CARE for greater customer satisfaction

PROTON i.CARE for greater customer satisfaction

PROTON i-CARE teams will meet and assist customers in many public areas nationwide Quick services will be available for owners who have limited time PROTON i.CARE is a new initiative by Proton Holdings that is said to underscore its commitment to improve every quality aspect of its business ? from […]

DEAF JAM

DEAF JAM

I’M NOT usually one for endorsing or subscribing to stereotypes or buzzwords, but yesterday I witnessed an example of such deliberate, unashamed and incomprehensible chavishness that it was impossible not to immediately triple jump straight to a conclusion. The three identikit youths in question, complete with obligatory hoodies, gold chains […]

Hyundai Veloster – the next Tiburon?

Hyundai Veloster – the next Tiburon?

The current Coupe Depending on how you define a generation, the Hyundai Coupe/Tiburon (also called Tuscani in some places) is currently in its second generation or third generation. Second generation seems more likely since the model line was only introduced in 1996 and it is unusual for Hyundai to do […]

Volvo treasure hunt contest finds real treasure!

Volvo treasure hunt contest finds real treasure!

Dropping the treasure chest into the ocean many months ago In a twist worthy of any great pirate story, Volvo Car Corporation ?raised anchor? – at least temporarily – on the last crucial leg of its global online treasure hunt: the retrieval of a treasure chest prize filled with US$50,000 […]

Advancing crash safety research with computer models

Advancing crash safety research with computer models

Ford Motor Company will bring its 14 years of R&D expertise using computer human models to a consortium of automakers and suppliers as a way to improve restraint systems for all vehicles of the future. The company joins DaimlerChrysler, General Motors, Honda, Hyundai, Nissan, PSA Peugeot-Citro?n, Renault, Takata., Toyota. and […]

Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Roadster

Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Roadster

In the mid-1950s, the Mercedes-Benz SLR acquired a hallowed status in the world of motor racing. Quite apart from its long list of legendary race victories, its avant-garde technology and thrilling design instantly transformed it into a blueprint for all high-calibre Gran Turismo (GT) cars. The new Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren […]