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How much fuel does your car guzzle?

By ZURAIMI ABDULLAH - Tuesday, 27 December 2016.

HAVE you ever wondered about car fuel efficiency disparities in laboratory tests and real-world results?


Yamaha launches Ego Solariz, priced at RM5,548

By Amir Hamzah Hashim - Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 21:35

GENTING HIGHLANDS: Hong Leong Yamaha Motors (HLYM) has launched its new 125cc Ego Solariz scooter here, at an event held in conjunction with HLYM's annual Chinese New Year dinner for its dealers.

Nasim launches new Peugeot 208, 2008, prices start from RM89,888 and RM109,888 respectively

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 14:50

KUALA LUMPUR: Nasim Sdn Bhd, the official distributor for Peugeot vehicles in Malaysia, has introduced its new Peugeot 208 PureTech and 2008 SUV PureTech with a price of RM89,888 and RM109,888 respectively.

BMW Group Malaysia breaks sales record

By ARMAN AHMAD - Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 18:04

KUALA LUMPUR: BMW delivered a record 10,906 units of BMW and MINI cars, as well as BMW motorcycles last year, registering an all time high for the German manufacturer in Malaysia.

Hyundai Ioniq: Electrifying value for your money

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 19:38

Hyundai is fast becoming synonymous with reasonable price and good quality. The latest offering from the Korean car manufacturer to reach Malaysian shores is proof of this. Selling at just above RM110,000, the Ioniq is a well-equipped car for the price.

Hino introduces safer, more comfortable bus range

By CBT - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 19:00

HINO Motors Sales (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd unveiled three new buses this week, adding safety features such as anti-lock brakes (ABS) and speed limiters to their new range.

Subaru's Levorg: Space, pace and grace in a single package

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 18:48

The Subaru Levorg is a mid-sized wagon that shares the same platform with the Impreza and Legacy. According to Subaru, the name Levorg is derived from a combination of the words legacy, revolution and touring.

Volvo XC90: Charged and ready to go

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 18:35

The Volvo XC90 received a major redesign after 13 years in the market. Early this year, the Swedish car manufacturer introduced its second generation XC90 T8 to the Malaysian market.

A regal Rover

By SHAMSUL YUNOS - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 18:03

Today, we only know the Range as the only regal Rover but there was a time, nearly half a century ago, when the P5 bore the standards for affordable, stately British car.

KL Bike Week 2016 draws 30,000

By Amir Hamzah Hashim - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 17:46

Saturday night in Jalan Ampang is usually full of traffic, but the 17th of December saw a different sort of traffic jam.

Leno welcomes self-driving cars — just don't everwash them

By HANNAH ELLIOTT - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 17:26

Jay Leno may love classic cars — he owns hundreds of them, and he can drive pretty much anything. But if driver-less cars eventually take the road, he’s ready.

Quarter-litre riders test out MT-07

By AHIRINE AHIRUDIN - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 17:19

If you’re riding a 250cc bike, Hong Leong Yamaha Motor thinks you might want to move up to the MT-07.

KTM DUKE 690: Sweet dreams are made of this

By AHIRINE AHIRUDIN - Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 17:13

BEFORE I start this review, I’d like to share with you, dear readers, the fact that the Duke 690 was my big brother’s dream bike. But then I stole his dream away from him, and made it my own.

Five new Peugeot models next year

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Friday, December 23, 2016 - 04:07

KUALA LUMPUR: Nasim Sdn Bhd, the official distributor for Peugeot cars in Malaysia, has revealed plans to introduce five new models next year.

MINI car, maxi fun

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Friday, December 23, 2016 - 04:04

Years ago, when one talked about the British car brand MINI, the image that conjured up was that of a small, basic car. Oh, but how times have changed!

Porsche unveils stripped-down Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Friday, December 23, 2016 - 03:58

Built to compete in GT4 races globally next year, the new Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR has been stripped to its basics and is ready to astound the competition with some race-ready options.

Haval H2: Chinese game-changer?

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Friday, December 23, 2016 - 03:54

Many Chinese carmakers have made forays into the Malaysian market. However, one has continuously invested in its facilities in Gurun, Kedah, to establish a long term presence in the local automotive sphere.

Lucky contest winners take home Kawasaki motorcycles

By Amir Hamzah Hashim - Thursday, December 22, 2016 - 18:55

SHAH ALAM: Kawasaki Motors (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd today presented winners of their Hari Malaysia Contest with their lucky draw prizes today.

Proton wins value-for-money, most improved fuel efficiency awards

By Farezza Hanum Rashid - Friday, December 16, 2016 - 12:23

SUBANG: National car company, Proton took home two prizes at the Malaysia Automotive Institute's (MAI) Malaysia Car of the Year 2016 awards held at The Saujana Hotel here yesterday.

New Innova: A world apart from old model?

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 17:54

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd introduced its all-new, EEV-certified Toyota Innova on Monday, and we had the opportunity to test-drive the 2.0G variant to Carey Island on a rainy day before its launch.

Mercedes' media appreciation night

By CBT - Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 17:20

MERCEDES-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd (MBM) has had an exceptional year across the board in the premium vehicle segment.

Porsche brings media driving academy to Sepang

By CBT - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 19:56

FOLLOWING the success of its inaugural Porsche Media Driving Academy (MDA), Porsche Asia Pacific organised the second iteration of the MDA last month.

'Pilota Ferrari Around the World' returns to Malaysia

By CBT - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 19:51

“PILOTA Ferrari Around the World Malaysia” made a sensational return recently, with a group of bright-eyed Ferrari owners successfully completing a day of masterful driving at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC).

Addressing Volkswagen customer concerns

By CBT - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 19:48

EVER wonder what happens after your five-year car warranty expires? Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has an answer.

Serena S-Hybrid Impul: An MPV for self-sacrificing dads everywhere

By ARMAN AHMAD - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 19:44

IF you’re looking for a new car, are a family man and willing to sacrifice style and performance for the people that matter most in your life, you should get a Nissan Serena.

Universally Sublime Bus (Part 2)

By SHAMSUL YUNOS - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 19:36

THE Routemaster and the Greyhound, as highlighted in Part One last week, first broke cover in 1954 and the year continues to be a vintage year for buses as Mercedes-Benz came out with its 0321 model, which is considered one of the most beautiful buses of all time.

Dynamic Diesel Euro 5 to be available at 50 Petronas stations by year-end

By ARMAN AHMAD - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 19:13

PETRONAS Dagangan Bhd recently announced that Dynamic Diesel Euro 5 will be available at 50 of their stations nationwide by the end of December.

More power and cleaner engine with new Caltex diesel

By GOH THEAN HOWE - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 19:10

CHEVRON Malaysia Ltd, which carries the Caltex retail brand of fuel in the country, has launched the Euro 5-compliant Caltex Power Diesel with Techron D.

New Malaysian distributor for MV Agusta

By CBT - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 18:58

DNC Asiatic Holdings Sdn Bhd, a motorcycle and transportation equipment manufacturer, has been appointed as the sole distributor for MV Agusta motorcycles in the country.

A MotoGP helmet you can afford

By CBT - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 18:55

WHILE top MotoGP bikes may be a far cry from your daily bike when it comes to performance and specifications, owning actual MotoGP apparel is neither as prohibitive nor expensive.

Modenas' triple treat for Malaysian scooterists

By AHIRINE AHIRUDIN - Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 18:41

IF there was still any doubt ever how scooters would feature prominently as a choice for transportation in the country in the future, Modenas has put it to rest with the launch of not one or two, but three new models.