Author: Izzat Shaharel

Mazda RX-7: Redefining Rotary-powered Driving Fun

The joy of driving, lightweight design and the rotary engine: three elements that define Mazda’s DNA – and continue to fascinate the team at the Hiroshima-based carmaker. One Mazda stands out from all the rest for giving all these elements a new level of meaning, cementing the compact rotary engined sports car in the minds of driving enthusiasts in Europe and around the world. That model? The Mazda RX-7. Launched in 1978, Mazda’s first mass-market sports car would go on to become the best-selling rotary powered vehicle in history. And it also propelled the brand’s success on the race... Read More

Proton Announces Warranties Unaffected by MCO And Shares Tips On Keeping Your Car Clean

As PROTON continues to respect the rules of the extended Movement Control Order (MCO) period issued by the government of Malaysia, the Company would like to reassure its customers regarding the following service and warranty related issues. Warranties expiring during the MCO period will be extended by 1,000km or 30 days following the final day of the MCO, whichever comes first.As all PROTON service outlets will be closed during the MCO, warranties will remain valid even if the vehicle misses its recommended service period. Customers are advised to service their vehicle within 30 days of the end of the... Read More

A Volkswagen Aftersales Campaign to Welcome Back Owners

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has announced a “Welcome Back” aftersales campaign dedicated to its owners under the Volkswagen Cares initiative. Due to the Movement Control Order (MCO), a significant number of Volkswagen owners have had to put their aftersales needs on hold as all service centres nationwide are closed to ensure the safety of customers and employees. Keeping customer’s convenience in mind, VPCM now invites owners to register and book their appointments on the Volkswagen website and upon submission of interest, a Volkswagen personnel will be in touch to make the necessary arrangements. The appointment must be made... Read More

Goodyear Connected Tyres Can Reduce Stopping Distance by 30 Percent

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company recently eclipsed 3 million miles of data from road tests and field trials with customers derived from its connected tyres. Connected tyres – those with embedded sensors – are able to “talk” to the vehicle and the road and measure characteristics of the tyre, leading to potential enhanced vehicle performance and safety. In fact, initial studies have shown that Goodyear’s connected tyres can reduce stopping distance lost between a new and worn tyre by 30 percent. With the evolution to electric and autonomous vehicles, connected tyres and the impact they can have on... Read More

Perodua Joins War Against COVID-19, Contributes RM2 Million And Medical Supplies

Perodua is joining the ongoing war against COVID-19 by contributing RM2 million to the National Disaster Management Agency’s (NADMA) COVID-19 fund. In addition to the cash contribution, Perodua has also donated 150 mattresses, 200 pillows, 105 boxes of mineral water, 15 industrial fans and 300 pairs of rubber boots to the Sungai Buloh Hospital to aid the ongoing fight against the global pandemic. Dato’ Zainal presented the contribution to Malaysian Prime Minister YAB Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin at the Prime Minister’s Office earlier today. According to media reports, the NADMA-COVID 19 fund was launched by the Prime Minister on... Read More

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