Tag: SUV

The latest Jimny in 2013, now available in Malaysia

2013 Suzuki Jimny JLX

Long before the arrival of compact SUVs in the 1990s, there was already one little 4×4 model on the roads which was introduced in Japan in 1970. It was the Suzuki LJ10, the first mass-produced 4×4 in Japan’s minicar category. Looking like a miniaturized version of the American Jeep, it […]

Brabus SUV joins Dubai Police department’s supercar fleet

Brabus SUV joins Dubai Police department’s supercar fleet

The Dubai Police has gained worldwide fame for acquiring a fleet of very expensive supercars over the past year. Now they have just added another vehicle to their fleet which is just as exclusive as the others – the B63S 700 WIDESTAR by Brabus. Based on the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG, the […]

More pictures of new Toyota Harrier!

More pictures of new Toyota Harrier!

Following the earlier announcement of the return of the Toyota Harrier at the end of this year, Toyota has released a new set of pictures which provide more views of the third generation of the model that raised the benchmark for premium SUVs in 1998. The styling looks pretty much […]

A45 AMG and GL 500 introduced by Mercedes-Benz Malaysia

A45 AMG and GL 500 introduced by Mercedes-Benz Malaysia

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia today announced the introduction of two new models which will certainly add more excitement to the range in Malaysia – the A45 AMG and the GL 500. Both are imported CBU, of course, so they’re not cheap with the A45 AMG priced at under RM400,000 and the GL […]

Enhanced Mitsubishi Pajero Sport VGT and GL

Enhanced Mitsubishi Pajero Sport VGT and GL

The Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, the SUV variant of the Triton, arrived in Malaysia in 2009. As a full-sized SUV, it quickly found a niche since the previous big SUVs that were dominant – the Toyota Land Cruiser and Mitsubishi Pajero – had left the market. Although the new generation of […]

Three concept models by Mitsubishi for Tokyo Motorshow

Three concept models by Mitsubishi for Tokyo Motorshow

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will unveil three world premiere concept cars at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show next month. The three models will highlight @earth TECHNOLOGY, MMC’s next-generation advanced technologies that embody the concepts of environmental responsibility, driving pleasure, and toughness and safety. Incorporating a new design identity that is […]

Hyundai Santa Fe Zombie Survival Machine

Hyundai Santa Fe Zombie Survival Machine

If you’ve been watching ‘The Walking Dead’, you’ll have seen that the survivors are relying on a Hyundai Tucson to get around and hunt for supplies. The Tucson is pretty standard so it won’t be able to keep the zombies away but in time, perhaps Rick and his group will […]

Mitsubishi ASX to be assembled in Malaysia

Mitsubishi ASX to be assembled in Malaysia

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) today confirmed that it will assemble the ASX in Malaysia as part of the company’s strategy in emerging markets, and also helping to strengthen its position in ASEAN. This will be the first Mitsubishi model assembled in Malaysia in quite some time as the last models […]

Mazda has been exporting the CX-5 assembled in Malaysia to Thailand since 2013

First Mazda CX-5 exports from Malaysia

During the past 50 years that the local auto industry has existed, the number of vehicles exported has been fairly small by global standards and in the past 20 years, it’s insignificance has been even more apparent when compared to Thailand and Indonesia which have factories exporting huge volumes each […]

Jaguar C-X17 Sports Crossover Concept

Jaguar C-X17 Sports Crossover Concept

Like BMW (which calls its SUV models SAVs or ‘Sports Activity Vehicles’), Jaguar seems to be trying to avoid using the term ‘SUV’, which is probably not ‘exclusive’ enough and refers to its C-X17 as a sports crossover concept vehicle – the first time the company has developed such a […]