Tag: SUV

Volkswagen Taigun

Volkswagen Taigun

Ever since the mid-1990s when Toyota and Honda introduced a new generation of compact SUVs, many motorists around the world have found such a vehicle concept appealing. Furthermore, unlike the older SUVs (that were also bigger), the new generation handled more like cars and had all the comforts of a […]

Entertainment system added to SsangYong Actyon

Entertainment system added to SsangYong Actyon

Competitive Supreme, which has been selling SsangYong vehicles for the past ten years, is offering the Giugiaro-styled Actyon e-XDi 200 XVT SUV with a portable DVD player system as well as two 9-inch monitors and wireless headphones. The extras, worth RM3,000, are ideal for keeping rear occupants entertained, whether in […]

Honda CR-V Limited

Honda CR-V Limited

If you’ve been considering getting the Honda CR-V, now is probably the best time as Honda Malaysia is offering a limited edition with a new Modulo front grille, tailgate spoiler, illuminated side steps, leather seats and integrated touchscreen navigator with a rearview camera display. Additionally, the safety features in the […]

Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid now available in Malaysia

Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid now available in Malaysia

Following a sneak preview at the Das Auto Sh0w 2012, Volkswagen Group Malaysia (VGM) has now officially launched the  Touareg Hybrid, heralding the roll-out of Volkswagen’s Think Blue umbrella in Malaysia. An extension of the Touareg line, the new Touareg Hybrid –  priced at RM616,888 – extends the brand’s SUV […]

Eterniti Artemis

Eterniti Artemis

During the 1990s, demand for SUVs accelerated so noticeably that just about every mass manufacturer had to come out with a new one, or adapt their spartan 4WDs to suit the urban jungle. By the end of the decade, even the luxury carmakers saw much potential in having a SUV […]

Updated Mazda CX-9 for 2013

Updated Mazda CX-9 for 2013

Mazda will unveil an updated CX-9 at the 2012 Australian International Motor Show next month, with deliveries beginning by the end of the year. Over 210,000 units of Mazda’s largest crossover SUV have been sold in some 74 countries, including Malaysia, since it was introduced in 2007. The new CX-9 […]

Substantial upgrade for Kia Sorento

Substantial upgrade for Kia Sorento

Kia calls the Sorento they will launch later this year an ‘upgraded’ model and for most companies, ‘upgraded’ usually means cosmetic changes, maybe the addition of a few more features and if you’re lucky, a bit more performance from the engine. Rarely do they include a new platform with an […]

2012 Fiat 500L

2012 Fiat 500L

Like the MINI range with its bigger Countryman variant, the Fiat 500 range now has a bigger variant in the form of the 500L. Some may see it as a small MPV while others will regard it as a ‘SUV’; from the official standpoint, it offers ‘MPV passenger space, the […]

Chevrolet Captiva recalled for brake problem

Chevrolet Captiva recalled for brake problem

Chevrolet is recalling 2,070 units of its Captiva Sport SUV for a fault in the parking brake. The vehicles are understood to fail to conform to the park brake performance requirements US Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 135 pertaining to “Light vehicle brake systems.” According to the US National […]

Audi Q3 launched in Malaysia

Audi Q3 launched in Malaysia

Downsizing models is the in-thing now as manufacturers understand that an increasing number of customers no longer feel comfortable owning a large vehicle. Concerns about rising fuel costs lead many to pick something smaller the next time they buy a new car. This applies just as much in the premium […]