Proton In 2018: Part 14 – 2018 Half Year Sales Hit 8,102 Units!

PROTON kicked-off the second half of 2018 by posting its strongest sales numbers for the last 30 months. Sales grew by 31% over the previous month as 8,102 Proton cars were sold to local car buyers and export customers. While Malaysian sales were driven by customers looking to take advantage of the zero rating for […]

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SISMA Auto launches new Volvo Showroom in Bukit Bintang

Malaysia’s newly appointed authorised dealer for Volvo Car Malaysia that is SISMA Auto has just launched the all-new showroom located at Menara Worldwide on Jalan Bukit Bintang. The brand new city centre showroom is strategically placed just a stone’s throw away from the Pavillion shopping centre. Offering the best of what Swedish motoring has to […]

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Production begins in Belgium for XC40

Production of the first ever Volvo compact SUV, the XC40, has just started in Belgium. The newest addition to the Swedish automaker’s line-up is being assembled at its Ghent plant. It’s one of two manufacturing sites that the automaker has in Europe and it has been operational since 1965. Extensive retooling and modifications were conducted […]

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Geely to go on spending spree to benefit sub-brands

Geely is looking to spend big bucks to ensure its EV performance brand gets the head start it needs to become a global player in the electrified performance market. It, together with its subsidiary, Volvo Cars, have announced that they will jointly invest RM3.18 billion to support the initial phase of Polestar’s development. This investment […]

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Polestar to reveal its own car to the world in Shanghai

Polestar will be revealing its first ever vehicle in Shanghai on the 17th of October. It will be the first vehicle that Polestar, as a separate entity from Volvo, has designed and built from the ground up as a standalone electric performance brand. This comes after an announcement made by parent company of both Volvo […]

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Volvo and Geely sign agreement for technology sharing platform

Volvo cars and its parent company Geely, have completed an agreement that will see two new entities created for the sharing of existing and future technologies. they will provide economics of scale that will allow Volvo and Geely to rapidly develop next generation EV technology. The first will be a new technology joint venture that […]

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