Mazda CX-30

First driving impressions: All-New Mazda CX-30

Ever since Bermaz Motor (in collaboration with Prima Merdu, the importer) began marketing Mazda vehicles in Malaysia in 2008, the range of products has been the widest ever. Impressed by the performance of Bermaz, Mazda has been willing to provide a variety of models which have helped boost the brand image and position in the […]

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Volkswagen Golf R-Line: Fun and practical but is it worth your money?

There was a time when the Volkswagen Golf was the de facto go to car if you wanted something cheap and reliable as your daily runner. Today though, the Golf is far from cheap (in Malaysia at least), but for some, it is still the ideal day to day companion. Price & Competition: At RM178,110, […]

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REVIEW: Mercedes-Benz A 250 AMG Line – “German Emotion”

What can you get with RM267,888? A lot of things, we bet. If you ask Mercedes-Benz Malaysia, they will post probably point towards the Mercedes-Benz A 250 AMG Line. Why? Because that is how much it costs and we here at Piston.my had the opportunity to test this bad boy out (huge thanks to Mercedes-Benz […]

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Putting the Sport in Touring: Porsche Panamera 4 Sport Turismo Driven!

“What does Sport Turismo mean,” asked my father when I told him I was going to be driving the new Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo during the Porsche Drive of The Year. I thought about it for a few seconds, and being unable to find a better way of explaining it, I just said: “It is […]

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FRIDAY FEATURE: The Allure Of The Ford Ranger 4×4

Trucks. 4x4s. Pick-up Trucks. Call them what you will, but a couple of decades ago they didn’t exist… well not on the highways anyway. Since Mercedes-Benz likes to call itself “the inventor of the automobile” I guess it’s only apt to call Ford Malaysia “the inventor of the lifestyle pick-up truck”… no, really. You see, […]

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Proton Introduces Updated Persona 1.6 To The Media!

It’s here! From its beginnings in 2007, the effervescent Proton Persona has received a major facelift, but not only that, it’s also had a total of 303 improvements from the previous model. Most notably the “Infinite Weave” and “Ethereal Bow” design cues from the Proton X70 have now also been added to this Persona FL. […]

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WEEKEND FEATURE: Honda HR-V Hybrid i-DCD Driven!

Honda Malaysia Sdn Bhd has done it again! With the rise of numerous competitors in the compact SUV market, HMSB has introduced the first-in-segment Hybrid Compact SUV, in the from of the ever-popular Honda HR-V. Benefitting from the use of a 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder internal-combustion engine paired with an electric motor, and on paper the HR-V […]

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MID-WEEK FEATURE: 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy The Mercedes-Benz AMG GTC (But Really Should!)

Speechless. Utterly speechless. Seriously, what could I possibly say or write about in regards to the Mercedes-Benz AMG GTC that would persuade or dissuade you to buy one? Nothing. Nada. Zip. Zilch. Niente. But here I am again, at the wheel of something so automotively audacious that it beggars belief. Granted, I’m fully aware that […]

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