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Proton targets key export markets

Proton has ascended to second place overall on the local automotive sales charts, following a rather bang-up performance last year. Aside from the industry shaker Proton X70, core models like Saga, Persona, Iriz and Exora have been key contributors to the sales hike.  In a latest release, the National carmaker is actively pursuing its objectives in the country of Brunei. Brunei has been one of the friendly countries to deal with Proton for a number of years. This led to the move of increasing more sales and marketing activities in that country where Proton introduced the X70 last July... Read More

Six Perks that make owning an EV a no-brainer

Electric cars are expected to be more common in 2020 as major car manufacturers have already rolled out all-electric models in 2019, It could only become more evident in this decade as people are embracing all-electric cars or Electric Vehicles (EVs). Infrastructures for EVs would continue to expand and improve, especially in greater Europe and China, the leading EV country in Asia.  To further convince early adopters of EVs, here are the main reasons. Some of the major advantages of driving an EV are Zero-emissions, say goodbye to traffic jams, drive into city center minus the clutters, easy parking,... Read More

Most Surprising SUV of 2019 – Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4

As an automotive enthusiast, I love cars that are fast and fun, so automatically, SUV was never in my radar to even think about purchasing. Since this year, we’re fortunate enough to get our hands on a few SUVs for review.  If you ask me what’s my favorite SUV of 2019? I would gladly put the Hyundai Santa Fe at the top of my list. Let’s find out why? View Gallery The Hyundai Santa Fe is a very handsome looking SUV that blends in rugged look with a modern twist. Hyundai did a bold move by splitting out the... Read More

2020 Volkswagen Passat 2.0TSI Elegance Launch

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) start 2020 with the launch of the new Passat 2.0TSI Elegance. The new Passat was unveiled during the Geneva Motor Show last year, and started production in the month of September in the German market. So what’s new with the Passat 2.0 TSI Elegance? Engine and Performance The new Passat comes with a new 2.0 TSI turbocharged engine that pushes out 190PS of power and 320Nm of torque. All the power from the engine is transmitted to the road through a new and improved 7-speed wet clutch direct shift gearbox (DSG). The new engine... Read More

2020 Honda Civic Type R previewed at Auto Salon

At the ongoing Auto Salon in Tokyo, Honda has pitted the updated Civic Type R to woo the crowd at the show with a Wow factor. The 2020 Honda Civic Type R hatchback has a revised exterior with a special paint, already made available for the super NSX this year. Both the Type R and NSX 3-motor hybrid are painted with the new Indy Yellow Pearl II. This color heritage was previously used on the original NSX and S2000 models. NSX or New Sports eXperience is Honda’s personification of a Supercar. Respecting the core characteristics and differentiators of the... Read More

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