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The Motor Trader Motor Fair 2012

The Motor Trader Motor Fair 2012

The Motor Trader Motor Fair 2012 is on this weekend at the Merdeka Convention Centre (below Dataran Merdeka) in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. If you’re looking for a new or used vehicle, this is the event to go to this weekend as the aim is ‘To Bring Buyers and […]

Motor Trader Motor Fair 2012

Motor Trader Motor Fair 2012

MOTOR TRADER’s MOTOR FAIR 2012 is making its debut here in Kuala Lumpur on November 3-4, November 24-25 and December 8-9. The venue of these events will be the Merdeka Convention Centre (formerly known as ETCI). The event would be focusing on the promotion of new and used cars, general car-accessories […]

TOP TEN: PUBLIC INFORMATION FILMS

TOP TEN: PUBLIC INFORMATION FILMS

IF YOU HAPPEN to be of a certain age, then it’s highly likely that your psyche has been shaped in some way by the phenomena that is the public information film. Lurching between hilariously wooden and the downright terrifying, they were a product of the Central Office of Information and […]

TOP TEN CHINESE CARS

TOP TEN CHINESE CARS

YOU CAN’T have failed to notice the Olympics build-up ise in full swing, not least because we’re soon going to have to start opening our collective wallets to pay for it. As you might expect of a country with 1.3 billion people to choose from, China did rather well last […]

TOP TEN CAR ADS

TOP TEN CAR ADS

THEY COST a fortune to make, occupy just a few seconds of airtime yet they can be the difference between a runaway hit and a total failure. Here are ten of the best and worst car ads to reach our screens. THE BEST 1. Honda ‘Cog’ [Watch Video] In a […]

THE 10 DEFINITIVE BIKES OF 2010

THE 10 DEFINITIVE BIKES OF 2010

A NEW year and a new batch of hot metal arrives on the market. 2010 promises to be packed with technical innovation, radical new styling and some innovative technical solutions to age-old problems. Meanwhile, with environmental concerns becoming more important in the automotive industry the new year will see some […]

TOSELAND’S TEN TRACK DAY TIPS

TOSELAND’S TEN TRACK DAY TIPS

DOUBLE World Superbike Champion James Toseland spent the day teaching 100 bikers how to ride faster at an exclusive track day at Donington Park. He was supporting the Bennetts Exclusives campaign by bestowing his racing knowledge on some nervous track-day rookies. Toseland said: “I’m usually trying to make people slower, […]

TOP TEN STUDENT CARS

TOP TEN STUDENT CARS

AT THIS time of year students all over the country will be setting sail for pastures new as they embark upon their university careers. Many of them will be fresh-faced 18-year-olds, happily loading up their ‘new’ cars way beyond the recommended safety levels with records, clothes, homebrew kits and – […]

TOP TEN SERVICING TIPS

TOP TEN SERVICING TIPS

Check that technicians are fully qualified and/or accredited by an organisation such as the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) or British Standards Institute (BSI) Ensure that the garage is familiar with your car’s make and model. Do inform the service staff of any problems and/or any recent work carried […]

TOP TEN DETECTIVES’ CARS

TOP TEN DETECTIVES’ CARS

IT’S A very simple formula. To create a popular detective series, your main protagonist needs just three things; a cool name, distinctive dress sense and a car that sums up their personality in an instant. UK car marketing website Cardata.co.uk has produced a list of ten detective’s motors, all of […]