Tag: Malaysia

F1: 2 rounds, 2 wins for Vettel

F1: 2 rounds, 2 wins for Vettel

2011 MALAYSIAN GRAND PRIX PROVISIONAL RESULTS 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3. Nick Heidfeld | Lotus Renault GP 4. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 5. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 6. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 7. Lewis […]

Last chance to apply for Honda scholarship

Last chance to apply for Honda scholarship

The Honda Dreams Fund (HDF) is a scholarship that helps underprivileged youths turn their dreams into reality. Launched in 2007 by Honda Malaysia with the objective of giving back to the society in Malaysia in the area of human development, the HDF provides full non-binding scholarships to underprivileged youths who […]

New Chevrolet MPV coming this year

New Chevrolet MPV coming this year

The second all-new Chevrolet model which Naza Quest Sdn Bhd (a member of the NAZA Group) will launch will be the Orlando, a MPV which sits on the same platform as the Cruze sedan. The new model is to make its debut in the Malaysian market during the second half […]

Petronas in motorsports in 2011

Petronas in motorsports in 2011

  Following the recent worldwide unveiling of the Mercedes GP Petronas F1 racing car – the MGP W02 – for the 2011 Grand Prix season, a similar event was held in Kuala Lumpur this evening. The car was unveiled on the grounds of the KLCC complex by the young drivers […]

2010 Market Report for E. Malaysia

2010 Market Report for E. Malaysia

Data excludes commercial vehicles such as lorries, panel vans, and buses but includes pick-ups For the full 2010 Malaysian Market Report, click here   Perodua Viva is the best-seller in Sabah and Sarawak, instead of the Myvi, the national best-seller www.perodua.com.my Toyota is No. 2 in East Malaysia, thanks mainly […]

Market Report for 2010 (Brands)

Market Report for 2010 (Brands)

Chart data includes commercial vehicles such as lorries, buses, panel vans, etc. (Chart source: MAA) Chart data excludes commercial vehicles such as lorries, buses, panel vans, etc For monthly market reports of 2010, click here East Malaysian Market Report here Peugeot sales doubled during 2010 while the Mazda2 (right) helped the […]

Market Report for 2010 (Models)

Market Report for 2010 (Models)

All data sourced from monthly reports of the Malaysian Automotive Association For the Brand Positions in 2010, click here   East Malaysian Market Report here   The Perodua Myvi was again the best-selling model and though the gap with the Proton Saga was 5,354 units, average monthly sales for the year […]

Special Service Campaign for Lexus IS250

Special Service Campaign for Lexus IS250

In connection with a recall notice by Toyota Motor Corporation, Lexus Malaysia (a division of UMW Toyota Motor), the exclusive distributor of Lexus vehicles in Malaysia, has initiated a Special Service Campaign (SSC) for its Lexus IS250 models. This is to address the insufficient tightening of the fuel pressure sensor […]

Malaysia’s vehicle sales pass 600,000 mark

Malaysia’s vehicle sales pass 600,000 mark

In 2005, the Total Industry Volume (TIV) for the Malaysian market crossed the 500,000 level and last year, the 600,000 level was passed. With a TIV of 605,156 units in 2010, it’s a new record that replaces the last one which was 552,361 units. The record TIV was achieved with […]

Honda sales rose by 15% in 2010

It was a great 2010 for Honda in Malaysia when it closed the books with a total of 44,486 units delivered, a 15% increase in volume over 2009. The positive sentiment of buyers was evident as the year progressed and the company had even revised its original target. “In Malaysia, […]