Category: Auto Events / News Briefs

The new Porsche 911 with more powerful, faster and digital

Porsche 911 is now entering the eighth generation. The new 911 celebrated its world premiere on the eve of the L.A. Auto Show. It continues to set the standard when it comes to exclusive sportiness. Unmistakably committed to the Porsche design DNA, a much more muscular look, and an interior featuring a 10.9-inch touchscreen monitor, the new 911 is timeless – and modern. Intelligent control and chassis elements as well as innovative assistance systems combine the masterfully uncompromising dynamism that the classic rear-engine sportscar is famed for, with the demands of the digital world. The next generation of flat-six... Read More

3M Malaysia Presents Innovative Solutions at The Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show 2018

3M Malaysia, the global science company exhibited its line of cutting-edge automotive solutions at the Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show 2018 (KLIMS 18). Products on display included its 3M Scotchshield™ Crystalline Security AutoFilm and three newly launched colors for the 3M™ Auto Wrap Film Series 1080.  Additionally, 3M Malaysia revealed its concept Auto Wrap reflective film, 3M™ Scotchlite™ Print Wrap Film to car enthusiasts.   In Malaysia we enjoy sunny days all year round, but this comes with the risk of skin cancer with prolonged exposure to the sun. When the sun is strong, it is sensible to protect... Read More

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Network Expands with 11th Hap Seng Star Autohaus

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd (MBM) together with authorised dealer partner Hap Seng Star (HSS), today unveiled its 11th Autohaus, the Mercedes-Benz Hap Seng Star Setia Alam Autohaus (HSS Setia Alam). Complementing the German marque’s eclectic product offerings, the Autohaus launch reflects the brand’s continued drive for holistic automotive excellence, bringing the Best Products, Best Service and Best Customer Experience to its ever-growing customer fan base.   “It gives us great pleasure to celebrate yet another significant milestone with our authorised dealer partner, Hap Seng Star, the official launch of the Mercedes-Benz Hap Seng Star Setia Alam Autohaus. Driven by... Read More

Lamborghini Squadra Corse unveils the SC18

Lamborghini Squadra Corse unveils the SC18, the first one-off in the history of the Sant’ Agata Bolognese motorsport division. The unique example, designed in synergy with the customer and Centro Stile Lamborghini, is road approved but designed primarily for use on the track. The SC18 paves the way to further personalized development projects for motorsport customers under the Squadra Corse brand. The car features extreme aerodynamics, developed specifically for this model and derived from Squadra Corse’s experience in competition. The racing elements start from the front hood, with air intakes in the style of the Huracán GT3 EVO; the... Read More


Land Rover’s highly-anticipated luxury compact SUV, the New Range Rover Evoque, has been revealed in London’s creative East End with a high-energy display  which saw a number of vehicles driving across digital skylines around the globe. Gerry McGovern, Land Rover Chief Design Officer, said: “When Range Rover Evoque made its debut back in 2010, it transformed the world of compact SUVs and the new model is set to continue that remarkable journey. This characterful vehicle combines refinement and fun to create that all important emotional reaction that will turn heads and make people smile.” Having pioneered the luxury compact SUV... Read More

Ford Ranger Raptor Officially Lands in Malaysia with New Ford Mustang Unveiled at the KLIMS 2018

Ford Motor Company and its exclusive distribution partner, Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), today officially launched the Ford Ranger Raptor at Press Day for the Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) 2018 at Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC).   The Ranger Raptor – Asia Pacific’s first and only factory-built high-speed off-road performance truck – will be taking centre stage at KLIMS 2018 from 23 November to 2 December.   Priced at RM199,888.00, the Ranger Raptor comes in two enticing colours, including Lightning Blue and the Ranger Raptor’s unique Hero colour, Conquer Grey.   The Ranger Raptor lives... Read More

Perodua hints at future capabilities at KLIMS18

Perodua is giving visitors to the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS18) a sneak peek at its future capabilities in design concepts and a shadow of things to come. “Perodua’s stand at KLIMS18 offers a glimpse into a future direction it may take to meet the ever-evolving expectations of our valued customers,” said Perodua President and Chief Executive Officer Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid Salleh. “Themed Illumination, the Perodua stand is our vision of what we aspire to be; a beacon of ideas in line with the needs and wants of our future customers,” he added. Unveiled today at... Read More


Honda Malaysia (or the Company) today showcased the latest RS variant of its segment-leading compact SUV, the HR-V at the Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS 2018). Since July when the Company opened up for bookings at all 97 Honda dealerships, more than 4,100 bookings have been received for the New HR-V as to date.   Launched in 2015 in Malaysia, the HR-V has performed positively in the market, achieving cumulative total sales of 72,200 to date. Between the period of January and September 2018, Honda models namely the Jazz, City, Civic, Accord, CR-V, BR-V have emerged top in... Read More


Honda Malaysia is once again spearheading the introduction of advanced technologies to Malaysians through its showcase at the Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show 2018 (KLIMS 2018). Clustered under the mega theme of Frontier of Innovation, Honda’s booth No.1001 on Level 1 of Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) of KLIMS 2018 is ready to warmly welcome visitors with an experiential set-up of the technology revolutions that Honda has pioneered for future mobility. Honda Malaysia will be displaying new and concept model for the first time in Malaysia, including the most advanced Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV), Clarity Fuel Cell.... Read More


PROTON gave the Proton X70, its first ever SUV, its public debut during the media day of the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS). Held at the Malaysian International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC) in Kuala Lumpur the show officially opens its doors to the public from 23 November to 2 December and all visitors are invited to get a closer look at the Proton X70 when visiting the Company’s booth. Although this won’t be the first time the Proton X70 is shown to the public, all previous instances were closed-door preview events for invited guests only. Therefore,... Read More


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