12,997 units of Toyota Hilux and Fortuner recalled for brake booster issue

A certain batch of Toyota Hilux or Fortuner vehicles have an issue with their brake system which requires rectification at an authorised Toyota service centre. The vehicles affected were produced and distributed by UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) between July 2018 and January 2019 and number 11,571 units for the Hilux and 1,425 units for the […]

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Bentley Bentayga

Virtual experience introduces new Bentley Bentayga in Asia-Pacific region

The all-new Bentley Bentayga is making its debut in the Asia-Pacific region via a virtual experience for customers and the public, the first time Bentley is using this approach. In part, it would be because of the current COVID-19 pandemic which limits movements in various countries, and customers may also be hesitant about visiting showrooms […]

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2021 Volkswagen Tiguan R

320 ps makes the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan R the most powerful Tiguan ever

Volkswagen has announced the most powerful Tiguan to date: the Tiguan R. With a power output of 320 ps, the SUV can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.9 seconds, it is claimed. The capability comes from the EA888 evo4 TSI turbocharged engine which also generates up to 420 Nm between 2,100 rpm and […]

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BMW iX – the new technology flagship of the BMW Group revealed

With a year still to go before its market launch at the end of 2021, the BMW Group is providing a first look ahead to the future BMW iX, the production reality of the BMW Vision iNEXT. Currently undergoing extensive development work, the iX is the first model based on a new, modular, scalable future […]

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Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe joins SUV range, priced from RM498,722

The SUV range of Mercedes-Benz in Malaysia has a new member – the Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe – which is assembled locally at the Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) facility in Pekan, Pahang. Priced from 498,722.77 (excluding insurance), the new GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe, the SUV has a 3-litre V6 biturbo engine with an output of […]

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2020 Aston Martin DBX

Intrepid Aura – for those who want a more exclusive Aston Martin DBX

Aston Martin’s DBX, the first SUV from the British marque, has established a presence in many markets around the world, including Malaysia. While owning an Aston Martin is already something exclusive as the numbers sold are small, there may be some customers who want their Aston Martin to be more exclusive. For those who require […]

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Bowler CSP 575 project

Bowler CSP 575 project to create high-performance off-roader with Defender design

The designs of motor vehicles are proprietary, and manufacturers typically protect them from being copied by other companies. Occasionally, there are court cases when a company introduces its model which looks rather similar and sometimes the original manufacturer wins, or might not. Of course, not all models are copied and it is those with an […]

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Updated Honda CR-V now on sale, priced from RM139,912 until December 31, 2020

The Honda CR-V is one of the two models which began the ‘soft-roader’ trend, offering passenger car comfort and convenience in the SUV. The first generation was launched in the mid-1990s, around the same time as Toyota’s RAV-4 but unlike Toyota, Honda decided to assemble the model locally. This gave it a price advantage which […]

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