GVE Asia Group Taking Over Volkswagen Sg Besi from Wearnes Automotive

Effective 2nd December 2019, Volkswagen Sg. Besi will continue it’s operations with a new dealer partner, GVE Asia Group. GVE Asia Group is a leading automotive company that distributes and retails a range of luxury and premium passenger marques in Malaysia. Its business operations comprise of used car dealerships, sales and aftersales and other automotive related services. This is GVE Asia’s first entry to the Volkswagen network. Volkswagen Sg. Besi is a 3S dealership that caters to the complete needs of Volkswagen owners. Spanning over 75,181sqft over two floors, the showroom fits nine display vehicles and house aftersales facilities... Read More

Hyundai N Brand Reveals All-New RM19 Racing Midship Sports Car Prototype

Hyundai Motor Company showcased the new RM19 Racing Midship Sports Car to global media at the 2019 AutoMobility LA. RM refers to “Racing Midship” body configuration that Hyundai uses it on the N prototype model. The key advantage of the platform is that the body configuration provides supercar-level handling balance and low-polar-moment-of-inertia agility for outstanding connection to the tarmac at all speeds and driving conditions. The RM (Racing Midship) started its development since 2012, and it was meant to connect new high-performance motorsports technologies with future N models. There are a few RM models have already underwent extensive road... Read More

BMW Year-End Expo 2019 Hosted by Quill Automobiles, Ingress Auto and Wheelcorp Premium.

The largest BMW and MINI Year-End Expo Expo will be hosted by Quill Automobiles, Ingress Auto and Wheelcorp Premium, the three dealerships representing the BMW and MINI brand in the Klang Valley will transform The Marquee at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre into the largest BMW and MINI dealership in the City Centre this weekend, December 6th to December 8th 2019 in a one of a kind event – The BMW Year-End Expo 2019! The event will present over 90 vehicles with exciting offers which include a special 6 Years and 5 Years Unlimited Mileage Warranty programme, special financing rates... Read More

Ford Driving Skills for Life Workshops Moves to Sabah to Promote Safe Driving Behaviour in East Malaysia

As part of the efforts to promote safe driving behavior and road safety awareness in Malaysia, Ford and its local distribution partner, Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), recently brings their flagship safe driver training programme, Driving Skills for Life (DSFL) to East Malaysia, namely Sabah. The half-day workshop is attended by more than 80 Ford customers and members of the public in both classroom and practical hands-on sessions. Four training sessions have been organized over the weekend of 16-27 November. The workshops were held in conjunction with the ‘Carlist.my DRIVE: Off-road Edition 2019’ event, allowing more of the public... Read More

Do You Need a Turbocharged Petrol CX-5? – Mazda CX-5 2.5 Turbo

Mazda CX-5 have been dominating the SUV market since their introduction back in 2012. The 1st gen CX-5 proved that a SUV not necessarily have to be a boring. Previously, the most powerful CX-5 you can buy is the 2.2 Diesel variant. In October 2019, Mazda Malaysia officially launch the most powerful variant of the CX-5, the 2.5 Turbo variant. Let’s ask the question, do we need a more powerful CX-5 variant? View Gallery Since the Mazda CX-5 has been a common sight on Malaysian roads, that muscular yet elegant look have continue to look fresh 2 years on... Read More

Ford Focus ST is the top Hot Hatch in 2019

In 2010, the then Ford Malaysia contemplated about bringing in that generation’s Focus ST. The idea would go into the rubbish bin due to price and government policies. Ford Malaysia was eventually dissolved and became Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC). The bread and butter of Ford in Malaysia has always been and will continue to be the Ranger pick up.  When SDAC took over they introduced plenty of new Ford models for the local market such as, the Fiesta. Mondeo, Kuga, Ecosport SUV, and yes, the Focus. SDAC even dabbled with limited units of the Ford Mustang in its... Read More

ALL-NEW PEUGEOT 208 NAMED AMONG FINALISTS FOR CAR OF THE YEAR 2020

The all-new PEUGEOT 208 has been named as one of the seven finalists for the highly coveted Car of the Year (COTY) 2020 title. The COTY jury, composed of 60 automotive experts across Europe, praised the all-new PEUGEOT 208 for its sharp and dynamic design and its distinctive customer offering in the sector. The all-new 208 is the first vehicle to fulfil PEUGEOT’s new philosophy of ‘choose your PEUGEOT, choose your powertrain’, and from launch will be available with a fully electric variant, the e-208, as well as a range of efficient diesel and petrol engines. Judges were also... Read More

New Hyundai 3s dealership with Global Space Identity comes up in Penang

Hyundai has a new dealership up North with the latest Global Dealership Space Identity. The newly-established Hyundai dealership  3S center is ran by CS Euro, who’s no stranger in the State’s automotive scene. CS Euro has been an influential dealership distributing the Peugeot, Citroena and Kia in the State of Penang, both in Butterworth on the Peninsular and mainland. In addition, CS Euro has been in the auto scene for eight years, which means they’ve had a proven track record to offer value added  and satisfactory services to customers. With the establishment of Hyundai-CS Euro dealership, the brand has... Read More

Proton Sales Growth Continues as the Year Coming to an End.

As the year 2019 coming to an end, Proton is looking forward to end the year with a high note. Proton have manage to clock another strong performance for the month of November with a sales growth by 100% with 9,643 units sold. The cumulative volume for the year stands at 89,476 units, which marks a 50.1% growth in total year-on-year numbers. Market share has also grown and is estimated to now be at 16.2% for the whole of 2019. Proton Saga sales have finally break the 4,000 unit barrier as 4,091 cars were delivered in November. This allowed... Read More

Shell kicks off RM20K giveaway campaign to usher in 2020

Shell Malaysia has announced the “Want an Extra RM20,000?” Campaign. This giveaway campaign is an initiative to offer Malaysians another reason to usher the new year, 2020. It runs from now until 9 February.  Shell’s RM20,000 cash can really assist a lot of people to usher in the new year with more hope and inspiration. As the local economy downturn continues, the citizens really need a boost when it comes to money matters. A Shell conducted study found that 86% of Malaysians are concerned about the cost of basic needs and high-priced homes, followed by 76% who are in... Read More

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