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The Ford Ranger story

The Ford Ranger story

Until 1997, mention of ‘pick-up’ to Malaysians would have evoked an image of a rugged vehicle that was suitable only for commercial applications, not something which would be for daily use in the city, let alone be a ‘trendy’ and ‘lifestyle’ machine. Of course, there were also those images on […]

CONVERTIBLES: TOP TEN HARD TOPS

              “THE sun is out, The sky is blue, The roof is fixed, It spoils the view…” So Buddy Holly might have sung about his Coupe de Ville, had his career not been cut short by an ill-advised foray into roadless transport. Had the […]

MARCH 2007 REGISTRATIONS: FIVE CARS YOU MUST DRIVE

      DEALERS have never been keener to provide you with a test drive. In fact, seeing as they have gone to all the trouble of ordering the latest automotive masterpieces from head office, it would seem almost rude not to take them up on their offer. If nothing […]

MARCH 2007 REGISTRATIONS: A TO Z NEW CAR GUIDE

We take you through what’s here already and what’s to come in the new car scene ALFA ROMEO Happy to borrow styling cues from past efforts, the Italian firm’s line-up is a glamorous one. Leading the charge is the 159, a range that now includes the even more practical Sportwagon […]

2007 Proton Savvy and Waja

2007 Proton Savvy and Waja

If, when following behind a Proton Savvy, you always had the feeling it was driving towards you, that sort of sensation should no longer occur in coming months. This is because Proton has removed the ‘beak’ which mimicked the front end causing the backside of the car to look like […]

Market report for 2006

Market report for 2006

Naza was the best-performing brand and overtook Honda and Nissan for No. 4 position, thanks to new models like the Sutera In the final tally of Malaysian motor vehicle sales for the whole of 2006, Naza emerged as the best-performing brand in the market even though it was not No.1. […]

Isuzu D-MAX Hi-DEF

Isuzu D-MAX Hi-DEF

It?s just the first month of 2007 and the ?Battle of the Pick-Ups? has already fired up. With at least two new pick-ups be launched this year and the attractive pricing of the Mitsubishi Triton, virtually every company which offers a pick-up is doing its best to draw customers. The […]

MOTOWN’S GREATEST HITS 2007

The first major car show of the year is underway in Motor Town itself, Detroit. While many of the steel confections on display are strictly for the American market, there’s plenty to appeal to European tastes as well. Mike Collier takes a tour.               […]

REVIEWS & PREVIEWS: BIG CARS OF 2007

              2006 was notable for the incredible number of new cars launched, with fresh faces appearing at a rate of more than one a week – and that doesn’t even include the myriad facelifts, upgrades and range additions that also became available. The pace […]

SEPTEMBER 2006 REGISTRATIONS: A TO Z NEW CAR GUIDE

We take you through what’s here already and what’s to come in the new car scene ALFA ROMEO Alfa Romeo goes from strength to strength with a range of stylish, affordable and desirable cars. Happy to borrow styling cues from past efforts, the Italian firm’s line-up is a glamorous one. […]