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Proton’s Temporary Closure Complying to Government’s Directive.

Following the announcement of a controlled movement order from 18 – 31 March 2020 by the Prime Minister of Malaysia, PROTON would like to announce that it will be complying with the Government’s directive. The company’ business activities will be guided by the guidelines as laid out yesterday. Therefore starting 18 March, all customer facing activities such as sales and after sales will cease as all PROTON outlets will be temporarily shut. Concurrently production activities at PROTON’s Tanjung Malim and Shah Alam plants will cease in unison as we systematically shut down all our operations in an effort to... Read More

Quick Review: Toyota Rush 1.5S

What is it? The Toyota Rush 1st landed in Malaysia back in January 2008, and it was an extended wheel base version of the Daihatsu Terios (sold in Malaysia as Perodua Nautica) without the 4-wheel-drive system. After the sales success of the 1st generation, Toyota decided to launch the 2nd generation Toyota Rush back in October 2018. Assembled in Perodua plant in Rawang, the Toyota Rush is assembled on the same line as the Perodua Aruz. Since we’ve already tested the Perodua Aruz sometime last year, we set out to understand what do you get from the RM20,000 extra... Read More

Quick Review: Mazda 3 Liftback High Plus

What is it? The Mazda 3 Liftback High Plus is the highest spec variant of the Mazda 3 among its lineup. As the highest spec, you’ll expect the Mazda 3 Liftback High Plus to be loaded with all the bells and whistle that is available within the Mazda’s arsenal. We have tested the Mazda 3 Sedan High variant back in August 2019, so this time round, let’s see what differs between the High and High Plus variant. What’s the difference? As a Mazda 3 liftback, the 1st thing that you lose out is the cargo space which is 149L... Read More


Honda Malaysia (or ‘the Company’) today informed that the prices of selected Honda cars sold in Malaysia will increase by about 5%* to 9%*, depending on model and variant, effective 21st February 2020.  The anticipated higher prices of selected Honda cars follows the review to the                        Completely Knock-Down (CKD) customised incentive. This customised incentive is different from the earlier-announced excise valuation regulation which was expected to not affect vehicle prices. Honda Malaysia will fully adhere to the latest requirement.  The price adjustment will be synchronised across all 100 Honda dealers nationwide.  *Only for Peninsular Malaysia, East Malaysia (Sabah &... Read More

Volkswagen x Tarik Jeans to save the Malayan Tapir

In order to give back to the environment, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has decided to work with local denim streetwear brand, Tarik Jeans to bring awareness and raise funds for the endangered Malayan Tapir with an exclusively designed capsule collection, “Modern Nostalgia”. The collection officially available for purchase from today onwards. The key elements that the limited edition “Modern Nostalgia” collection that both brands wanted to highlight are modern and iconic Volkswagen models have been paired with local classic and vintage design elements. The collection comprises of a variety of items such as T-shirts, caps, bandanas, tote bags,... Read More


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