2022 Tata AVINYA Concept EV

Tata Motors reveals AVINYA concept to preview new EV model for 2025

Following the presentation of the CURVV concept early in April, Tata Motors recently unveiled a second concept car which will be the basis of a new battery-electric vehicle (BEV) that will enter the market in 2025. The new concept car is called the AVINYA, the name being derived from the Sanskrit language to stand for […]

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Updated Hyundai IONIQ 5 gets more powerful battery pack and digital mirrors

The 2022 World Car of the Year – the Hyundai IONIQ 5 – which is just starting to appear on Malaysian roads has received enhancements for better performance and new features. The battery-electric vehicle (BEV), which is just over a year old in the global market, is the first model to use the Hyundai Motor […]

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2022 Mazda MX-30 EV

Bermaz Motor to import Mazda MX-30 EV for sale in Malaysia later this year

While the major carmakers have been unveiling new battery-electric vehicles (BEVs) one after another in recent months (two models within the same day sometimes), Mazda seems to have been quiet in that area. In fact, it appears that the company is not making a big push into electrification in support of the efforts to address […]

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Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX

VISION EQXX does 1,000 kms on a single charge!

‘Range anxiety’ was something which concerned many who were considering a battery electric vehicle (BEV). The earlier models could go just a 100+ kms on a fully charged battery pack but the distance gradually increased as battery technology advanced. As battery packs were made more energy-dense to store more electricity, the vehicle could go further […]

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2022 BMW i4 eDrive40 M Sport

New BMW i4 eDrive40 M Sport can be pre-booked from today, pricing starts from RM389,800

The BMW i4, fourth model in the German carmaker’s electric BMW i sub-brand, can now be pre-booked in Malaysia. It was first shown in the country at NEXTGen Malaysia in January this year. The retail price starts from RM389,800 (without insurance) with an Extended Warranty & Service Package included. For those who use BMW Group […]

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Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric: 408hp of Pure Electric Fun!

The year 2022 is a special year for Volvo Malaysia because it marks the 55th anniversary for the Swedish marque’s presence in Malaysia. Not only that but it also marks 55 years since the first ever locally assembled Volvo first rolled off the assembly line, which was the Volvo 144 (pictured below). And 55 years […]

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Mercedes EQ Intelligant Park Pilot

Intelligent Park Pilot – the next step in self-parking car technology (w/VIDEO)

For those who do not like the bother of having to park their cars in a carpark, hotels usually have valets to do the job. But valets may no longer have to do it either as cars will be able to park themselves after the owner has exited. Perhaps the first cars to be able […]

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2022 Human Horizons HiPhi X

Human Horizons extends HiPhi X ‘evolvable’ SUV range with premium versions

Human Horizons, the young Chinese technology company (established just 4 years ago), has released details of two more versions of its HiPhi X Super SUV range. The new versions are the 6-seater Creative Extended Range Edition and Intelligent Extended Range Edition which are said to be premium products. Meeting more differing customer needs Since being […]

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2022 Mercedes-EQ EQA 250 EV

Mercedes-EQ EQA 250 AMG Line leads electric offensive for Mercedes-Benz in Malaysia

Mercedes-EQ which started in 2016 as a sub-brand of Mercedes-Benz dedicated to fully electric vehicles (EVs) was introduced to Malaysians in mid-2019. But apart from  previewing the first model the new brand, which was the EQC, not much happened and instead, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) focussed on the EQ-Power range which covered the plug-in hybrid (PHEV) […]

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Hyundai Sime Darby Motors launches second EV – the Hyundai IONIQ 5, priced from RM199,888

Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) has been quick off the mark to introduce electric vehicles, now that the government has given full duty exemption on battery electric vehicles (BEVs) for a few years. Following the launch of the Hyundai Kona Electric earlier, the company today launched its second BEV model – the IONIQ 5. The [...] Continue Reading