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Keeping engines cool so that drivers, too, can keep their cool

Keeping engines cool so that drivers, too, can keep their cool

PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI), based in Italy, recently unveiled a new range of PETRONAS Syntium with CoolTech, bringing the latest ‘track-to-road technology’ in the most advanced engine lubricants to-date. The series includes the first engine oil for hybrid cars, marking PLI’s entry into the hybrid car market. Aside from 5 […]

Rd.3 of Toyota Vios Challenge in Penang (Day 2)

Rd.3 of Toyota Vios Challenge in Penang (Day 2)

The second day of racing at Round 3 of the Toyota Vios Challenge – part of the Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) Racing Festival – at Stadium Batu Kawan in Penang provided more excitement for the more than 10,000 spectators. It was a blistering hot day but the spectators still got […]

One Lap around the Stadium Batu Kawan street circuit

One Lap around the Stadium Batu Kawan street circuit

With all the cars having identical specifications and performance, driver skill is the key to a successful race in an event like the Toyota Vios Challenge. In the first season last year, the circuit at Stadium Batu Kawan in Penang was new to the drivers, having been specially created for […]

Rd.3 of Toyota Vios Challenge in Penang (Day 1)

Rd.3 of Toyota Vios Challenge in Penang (Day 1)

Round 3 of the Toyota Vios Challenge (season 2), part of the Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) Racing Festival, saw a lot of exciting, close racing action at the 1.56-km street circuit next to Stadium Batu Kawan in Penang. Unlike last year, there was no rain at all this year and […]

New range of hybrid powertrains for Volvos

New range of hybrid powertrains for Volvos

As it continues towards its electrification goals, Volvo Cars has upgraded and as well as developed new electrified powertrain options which will be made available across its entire model range in coming years. Besides upgrading its existing T8 and T6 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid powertrains, Volvo Cars will introduce a […]

10 sen increase takes RON95 price past RM2 level

10 sen increase takes RON95 price past RM2 level

The pump price of RON95 petrol has crossed the RM2.00 mark with this week’s revision adding another 10 sen. This brings the price per litre to RM2.08 after midnight tonight for the coming 7 days. RON97 petrol, formulated to Euro4M standards, also has the same increase of 10 sen. Motorists […]

Aston Martin’s Project 003 hypercar to roll in 2021

Aston Martin’s Project 003 hypercar to roll in 2021

Project 003 will be the third hypercar to be developed by Aston Martin, it has been revealed. It follows the company’s Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Pro (formerly ‘001’ and ‘002’) and will similarly have DNA deeply rooted in concepts and technology currently being developed for those revolutionary road and track-only […]