Porsche 718 Spyder and Cayman GT4 join 718 line-up

Porsche 718 line-up has two top-of-the-line variants, the 718 Spyder and 718 Cayman GT4. For the first time ever, the 718 Spyder and 718 Cayman GT4 share a technical base. This includes the newly developed four-liter six-cylinder naturally aspirated engine, together with a six-speed manual transmission. The boxer engine generates 309 kW (420 PS) in both models. Whilst the GT4 represents the entry-level GT road model from Porsche, the Spyder lends itself to all kinds of curves. Both rely on highly efficient aerodynamics, a full GT chassis and powerful brakes. The only difference Is one’s a roadster and the... Read More

New Peugeot 2008 goes all-electric

Peugeot just revealed that the 2008 compact SUV would be the second model to be offered in a 100% variant, alongside the diesel and petrol variants. By 2023, Peugeot’s entire model line-up will feature an electrified version. As with current Peugeots, beginning with the formidable 508, all models now carry a familiar fanged LED lighting signature to express an aggressive front-end. The latest Peugeot’s i-Cockpit is another regular fixture.   The New Peugeot 2008 all-electric or e-2008 is powered by a 100kW (136bhp) electric motor and 50kWh battery.The range is 310 kilometers (193 miles). Peugeot claims that the 100kW... Read More

Aston Martin Valhalla is official name for AM-RB 003

The latest creation in a joint effort between Aston Martin and Red Bull is the AM-RB 003, which is now officially known as the Aston Martin Valhalla. The AM Valhalla is the next evolution from the Valkyrie. More recently, AM had announced the Vanquish Vision Concept. Historians and mythology enthusiasts would probably know what Valhalla stood for. But, for those who’re clueless, Valhalla is a resting place for those who died in combat or the battlefield, in Norse mythology. In other words, the underworld in Norse lore. Back to the AM Valhalla, the next hypercar by AM=RB employs lightweight... Read More

Refreshed BMW Dealership up North

BMW Malaysia has announced a refreshed dealership in the capital city of Kedah, Alor Setar. The newly-refurbished northern dealership, ran by Lee Motors Autocare, offers everything BMW under one roof. As the top BMW dealership, Lee Motors achieved a double-digit growth of over 30% in 2018, compared to the previous year. This translates to 200 BMWs delivered in the northern region. Lee Motors is a full-fledged BMW 4S dealership (Sales, Services, Spare Parts and Systems). With the refurbishment completed, Lee Motors is now a BMW Premium Selection dealership as well. The BMW-Lee Motors dealership has over 20 dedicated staff... Read More

BMW Choose Your World Roadtour

First public appearance for the New BMW X2, X4 and X5 Since its unveiling not too long ago, BMW Malaysia will be organizing the BMW Choose Your World Roadtour to showcase the New X2, X4 and X5, alongside the X1 and X3 as well. The public will get a chance to get up close and personal with their favorite BMW SAV during the roadtour at the  Outdoor carpark in Desa Parkcity from 21- 23 June, between 10 am until 7 pm.  BMW will allocate a test drive session for  the X1, X3 and New X4 at the roadtour. Besides... Read More

Go Cash-less at the Pumps with the Petronas-Setel app

In an age where virtually everything’s about mobility, convenience and cash-less, Petronas and Setel collaborate to bring about the first mobile application for fuel payment at the pumps. Now at all Petronas stations in the Klang Valley, you could go cash-less with the Petronas-Setel app. There’s even a Refer A Friend feature in the app to promote a higher adoption rate. Setel is a division of Petronas Dagangan and their role is to engage the start-up communities in co-creating innovative solutions to enhance customer experience. First launched in July 2018, Setel was developed to eradicate pain points faced by... Read More

Petronas ROVR delivers fuel to your doorstep

Malaysia’s largest Oil & Gas Company Petronas has unveiled the first mobile refueling service, codenamed ROVR. Petronas Dagagan’s ROVR is an innovative service that allows for a seamless and safe refueling experience for both commercial and everyday drivers, beyond conventional petrol stations. It’s already available for the commercial sector and soon, end-users would get the benefits of it. ROVR has been serving commercial customers (B2B) since its pilot in October 2018, and has since delivered over 1 million liters of fuel. ROVR is now ready to cater to more B2B customers nationwide with the introduction of more ROVR trucks.... Read More

Six decades of MINI in Malaysia and the world

MINI is an icon in itself since before BMW took over a decade or two ago. Baby boomers, and Gen-Xs would all remember MINI Morris Minor in the 1950s – 80s. In observation of six decades of MINI in this country, MINI Malaysia intends to remind citizens of the significance of the brand and how MINI has played its part in contemporary culture through sixty years. It all began in 1959  when Sir Alec Issigonis turned a crisis into an opportunity through the creative use of space in a small car. It was two years earlier Malaysia got its... Read More

Isuzu Elf and Forward Trucks to hit Dealerships in 3rd quarter

Isuzu Malaysia has previewed its latest range of Commercial Vehicles, set to go on sale in the third quarter. The 2019 Isuzu Elf light-duty trucks is expected to continue the brand’s stronghold in the  light-dutytruck segment for a tenth year running. Isuzu-branded trucks led the segment in sales for nine consecutive years.    Isuzu positioned its Elf line-up as a durable, reliable and low running cost option for truck operators and transport companies all over the country, Naturally, the Elf range is a preferred choice among operators and transporters. The Isuzu Elf range offers up to 11 variants to... Read More

First Lamborghini Urus powered by ABT Power

In latest collaboration between Lamborghini and ABT, the choice Is  a Lamborghini Urus, powered by ABT Sportsline, to push  up to 710 hp and 910 Nm. This was the first collaboration between the two, It also happens because Lamborghini is part of the  Audi and VW empire and the Raging Bull is the Group’s  sportiest marque. With Lambo as part of the VW family, it’s only a matter of time before they convert a Lambo model into an extraordinary powerhorse. The Lambo Urus ABT came about as a result. This beefed-up SUV hits 305 km/h (189.5 mph) without even... Read More

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