KAMAZ 2020 Dakar Rally

Using standard tyres, KAMAZ wins the Truck Class of the Dakar Rally again

Reports of the Dakar Rally usually highlight the achievements of the competing teams in cars and motorcycles but there is also a category for big trucks which weigh more than 3,500 kgs. In this category, the trucks can be entered to compete or as support vehicles for the teams. Like the competing cars, the huge […]

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Mercedes-Benz Unimog

Mercedes-Benz Unimog truck sets world altitude record while assisting expedition team in Chile

The Unimog by Mercedes-Benz is a true go-anywhere all-terrain vehicle, born over 70 years ago and sold in 30 countries. At least 400,000 units have been sold to date, used for all sorts of transportation in extreme conditions. When it comes to scientific expeditions in all places and climates around our planet, the Unimog would […]

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Daimler PPC

Tom Tom, Bosch and Daimler’s Predictive Powertrain Control help trucks run more efficiently

TomTom, Bosch and Daimler have announced their joint work on Daimler’s Predictive Powertrain Control (PPC), an advanced driver assistance system (ADAS), or smart cruise control, for commercial vehicles. Trucks can use TomTom’s highly-accurate ADAS Map and Bosch’s electronic horizon to automate driving functions on highways and, in Europe, on inter-urban roads too. The system is […]

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Advanced Accessory Concept Ranger

Customized Ford Rangers showcased at 2019 SEMA Show in Las Vegas

The Specialty Equipment Market Association show (SEMA) in Las Vegas is all about personalization. It’s an event that even carmakers attend to showcase what extremes their models can be taken to when it comes to adding accessories. Ford sees the automotive aftermarket space (in the USA) continuing to grow at a tremendous pace from powerful street […]

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First Apollo Tyre Service Centre opens in Malaysia

The first-ever Apollo Tyre Service Centre has just been launched here in Malaysia called the Apollo Truck Tyre Zone (ATTZ) where it focuses to be the ultimate one stop solution centre for commercial vehicles. Focused on providing added services and convenience, this service centre located in Batu Pahat, Johor will be assisting the southern region. […]

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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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SDAC Announces Ford Ranger “Explore & Experience” Roadshow With Great Deals & Fun Family Activities For The Weekend

Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), the sole distributor of Ford in Malaysia, has announced the ‘Ford Ranger Explore & Experience Roadshow’ which will run in February until March. Held at participating Ford showrooms, visitors will be able to explore and experience the Ranger’s smart and safe technologies which has helped the Ranger continue to set […]

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TRUCKS: Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia Launches All-New Triton 4×4! All You Need To Know

IT’S HERE! Following its maiden appearance at the KL International Motorshow 2018, Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia has officially launched the all-new Triton 4×4! Boasting incredibly unique front looks, which Mitsubishi calls the “Dynamic Shield” design, the new Triton is available in 5 variants including a 6-speed manual. Here’s the official price list: 5 Things you need […]

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TRUCKS: Hide Your Children, The Monster 4×4 Sutton CS3500 Truck Is Here! 5 Things You Need To Know [+Video]

I’m gonna dispense with the preamble, this truck doesn’t need one. So I’m just gonna mention 5 Things you need to know about the Sutton CS3500 Monster 4×4 Truck launched by Hamawangsa Kredit Sdn. Bhd. just now, and then show you a video… It costs RM780,888 and it’s bigger than your living room. It’s powered by […]

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FEATURE: Why 2019 Is Going To Be A Good Year For Trucks & SUVs! [+Videos]

Yes, 2019 is indeed shaping up to be a stellar year for Truck and SUV fans across the nation, and here’s just a taste of what’s to come! LAND ROVER Thanks to AutoExpress, we’re getting a first glimpse of the all-new 2019 Land Rover Defender. So who said the LR Defender was dead eh? You […]

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