Category: Cars, Bikes & Timepieces

New Peugeot 2008 goes all-electric

Peugeot just revealed that the 2008 compact SUV would be the second model to be offered in a 100% variant, alongside the diesel and petrol variants. By 2023, Peugeot’s entire model line-up will feature an electrified version. As with current Peugeots, beginning with the formidable 508, all models now carry a familiar fanged LED lighting signature to express an aggressive front-end. The latest Peugeot’s i-Cockpit is another regular fixture.   The New Peugeot 2008 all-electric or e-2008 is powered by a 100kW (136bhp) electric motor and 50kWh battery.The range is 310 kilometers (193 miles). Peugeot claims that the 100kW... Read More

Isuzu Elf and Forward Trucks to hit Dealerships in 3rd quarter

Isuzu Malaysia has previewed its latest range of Commercial Vehicles, set to go on sale in the third quarter. The 2019 Isuzu Elf light-duty trucks is expected to continue the brand’s stronghold in the  light-dutytruck segment for a tenth year running. Isuzu-branded trucks led the segment in sales for nine consecutive years.    Isuzu positioned its Elf line-up as a durable, reliable and low running cost option for truck operators and transport companies all over the country, Naturally, the Elf range is a preferred choice among operators and transporters. The Isuzu Elf range offers up to 11 variants to... Read More

Mercedes-Benz debuts New EQC as part of introduction of its EQ range

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia today presented its EQ range, spearheaded by the all-electric EQC. The EQC makes its first Southeast Asia debut and for Malaysia, the EQC 400 4MATIC blends an avant-garde electric look and luxury in a neat package. Mercedes-Benz Malaysia hasn’t released complete details on the availability of the EQC. Mercedes EQC in brief With an output of 300 kW, the EQC Is powered by  two electric motors to push a range of 450 kilometers (NEDC). Mercedes claims that the EQC is an EV suitable for daily commutes. View Gallery Alongside the EQC, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia premiered the S 560... Read More

2019 Lexus NX300 up for bookings, starting RM313,888

The new Lexus NX300 is up for bookings, according to a latest Lexus Malaysia release. As always, Lexus Malaysia, like its parent company UMW Toyota Motor, does a pre-booking of sort for a soon-to-be-launched model. The 2019 Lexus NX300 is available in three variants: Urban, Premium and F-Sport. Price goes from RM 313,888 to 349,888. As customary for its product lifecycle, the NX300 receives much needed updates and enhancements that further elevate the appeal and driving pleasure of the SUV developed around the core concept of ‘Premium Urban Sport Gear’. Plus, the 2019 NX300 gets important updates to the... Read More

2019 Porsche Macan with Premium Package, retails from RM455k

Porsche Malaysia is set to unveil the 2019 Macan with Premium Package and plenty of enhanced features. The 2019 Porsche Macan comes with a price tag of RM455,000. New stuff for the Macan include driver and front passenger 14-way power seats with memory function, comfort lighting, Power Steering Plus, Park Assist including reversing camera, automatic dimming mirrors, and BOSE Surround sound system. Under the hood, the Macan has a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine with improved combustion chamber geometry. This means a 252 hp and a peak torque of 370 Nm. It takes 6.7 seconds to hit the century... Read More

Global Premiere of the New Lexus RX

The Lexus RX is the brand’s most recognizable model range the world over when it comes to high-end SUVs. To carry on the Premium/Luxury SUV legacy, Lexus has spruced up the RX inside and out. Based on Lexus’ signature design, the 2020 RX has refreshed sculpted front and rear bumpers, the unmistakable spindle grille,  connected rocker panels to the bottom of the grille, rear fender is linked to the bumper, then there’s a muffler and underbody shield. For the headlights, Lexus has included ultra slim lights to give the front a sheer sharp look. As a premium SUV, the... Read More

BMW Malaysia unveils New X Series Range

New BMW X2 M35I, X4 and X5 Prepping up its X Series range, BMW Malaysia unveiled the New X2 M35i, the locally-assembled X4 and New X5 at a local function in the Capital City. View Gallery The New X5 needs no introduction as its deemed the founding father of BMW’s X Series SUV range.  Fresh for 2019, the X5 gets a sculpted bonnet, shorter front overhangs, the familiar kidneys, slimmer adaptive LED headlights,  3-D wrap-around LED rearlights and  large  rectangular exhausts, as well as 20-inch wheels. To deck the X5 in M trims, there’s M Sport brakes with fixed... Read More

New Hyundai Santa Fe with an introductory price of RM170k

Having had its preview at the KLIMS 2018 (Kuala Lumpur Motor Show), the New Hyundai Santa Fe was again the cherry on the cake at a local function organzed by Hyundai Malaysia (Hyundai Sime Darby Motors). Now in its fourth-generation, the Hyundai Santa Fe is offerd in two variants in petrol and diesel powertrains, Price starts from RM169,888. View Gallery In looks, the New Santa Fe has those recognizable Hyundai traits such as the cascading grille and sleekest of LED headlights with LED DRLs, both front and rear. From the side, the long wheel base is evident with a... Read More

Proton announces updated Exora MPV

National carmakers Proton has unveiled the newest version of its Exora 7-seater MPV. The 2019 Exora is a large MPV that upholds Proton’s latest design signatures, both inside and out. View Gallery At launch, there are two variants of this MPV; an Executive 1.6T and a Premium 1.6T (previously the Executive Plus)  priced at RM59,800 and RM66,800, respectively. At a glance, the 2019 Proton Exora takes up a fresh front grille and has a black roof accent with a sharkfin antenna, along with a necessary rear spoiler, which Proton feels the need to add a llittle grunt to this... Read More

TAG Heuer Monaco timepiece celebrates half-century milestone

Made famous by Steve McQueen and on the streets of Monaco, the TAG Heuer Monaco timepiece turned ‘50’ in style at the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix, last weekend. TAG Heuer has been official timekeeper of the Monaco GP since 2011, and the Swiss watchmaker is the official timepiece for the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Team.   To honor this milestone, TAG Heuer created five editions to symbolize different decades from 1969 to 2019 of the Monaco timepiece. The TAG Heuer Monaco is deemed a daring and iconic watch which is instantly recognizable. Every aspect of the Monaco... Read More

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