Porsche to assemble in Malaysia for regional market?

Porsche to assemble in Malaysia? That’s the current topic among enthusiasts following a report in The Edge Weekly. The business website mentions that its source has said the investment has been approved by Malaysian authorities and that the assembly will be done at the Inokom factory in Kedah. It would be quite an unusual development […]

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137 Mustang owners create new listing in the Malaysia Book of Records

The Ford Mustang has been sold all over the world although in earlier years, its availability only in lefthand drive limited it to specific markets where cars drove on the right side of the road. Although there were people who converted to righthand drive, it was only with the current sixth generation launched in 2015 […]

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Peodua Myvi S-Edition Brunei

Perodua provides clarification on the ‘Myvi S-Edition’ launched in Brunei recently

About a week ago, on July 3, Perodua’s dealer in Brunei launched the latest Myvi for that market. It was the usual sort of launch of a new model but among the variants displayed was one called the Myvi S-Edition. The existence of such a variant caught the Perodua people by surprise since they do […]

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Honda Civic PDRM

PDRM gets new Honda Civic 1.8S as replacement for patrolcar fleet

As the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) has a large fleet of patrolcars, it takes a while to change the fleet. Evaluations must be conducted on potential replacements with reliability, durability and performance being important considerations. After its assessments, the PDRM finally chose the Honda Civic 1.8S as its new patrolcar, with the first 425 units […]

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Sales scene

Exemption of sales tax for new vehicle purchases, effective from June 15, 2020!

Sales of new vehicles will not require payment of Sales Tax this year. For models that are assembled locally (CKD), the exemption will be 100% while for imported (CBU) models, the exemption will be 50%. These are incentives which the Prime Minister today announced as part of the Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan. The plan has […]

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Toyota production line

War against COVID-19: Toyota to make facemasks for its workers to reduce demand on commercial supplies

With demand by consumers falling, there is no point in making more cars at this time (apart from the fact that parts may also not be available) so many carmakers are using their manufacturing facilities to produce urgently needed items for the healthcare community. Toyota is among the carmakers that is helping in many ways […]

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PDRM Toyota Corolla Altis

Go Auto to supply police with Toyota Corolla Altis as patrolcars

Motorists will soon see a new police patrol car on the roads which replaces the aging Proton Wira and Waja models. The new model to be used will be the Toyota Corolla Altis which has been accepted by the Home Ministry as a new Mobile Patrol Vehicle (MPV) for the PDRM. 425 units will be […]

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China’s IT Minister visits Proton Tanjung Malim Plant

The Honourable Mr Miao Wei, China’s Minister of Industry and Information Technology, visited Proton’s latest RM1.2 billion manufacturing plant in Tanjung Malim earlier today as part of the man’s work visit here in Malaysia. Mr Miao Wei was accompanied by YB Tuan Eddin Syazlee Shith, Malaysia’s Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia together with government […]

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Buy Goodyear tyres & win a new Honda City

Goodyear Malaysia is currently running its Ramadhan and Hari Raya Consumer Promotion where customers can enjoy a set of brand-new Goodyear tyres at discounted prices. The offer is said to promote road safety with the hopes of reducing the overall number of accidents during this upcoming Hari Raya Aidilfitri. The Ramadhan and Raya – Goodyear […]

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“The French Experience” Campaign By TCEC Renault Could See You in Paris!

TC Euro Cars (TCEC), the sole franchise holder for Renault vehicles in Malaysia, today announced ‘The French Experience’, a new sales campaign offering customers who purchase selected Renault models a trip for two to Paris. The campaign, which runs on 1 March – 30 April 2019, applies to either Renault’s flagship model, the premium D-segment […]

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