Category: Cars, Bikes & Timepieces

Mobile Charging Robots changing the way EVs charge

In the advent of the Electric Vehicle age, electric mobility is fast becoming a necessity rather than a luxury.  Volkswagen as one of the largest Automobile companies in the world has conceived a New mobile charging concept, in form of mobile robots. Imagine in the near future, instead of having to plug-in to a charging point yourself or find a charging port, a mobile robot will throttle over to your EV and autonomously charge it up for you… In fact, there’s no need to find charging stations at all when mobile robots become a reality. Volkswagen is confident that... Read More

Nissan LEAF NISMO RC: Where EV meets Motorsports

Nissan has came up with a race version of its best-selling LEAF for the very first time. It’s called the LEAF NISMO RC, indicating a perfect blend of the world of electric cars and motorsports. The LEAF has amassed about 450,000 units in global sales since its debut in 2010. There hasn’t been a race version of the LEAF until now. With Nismo onboard, the LEAF Nismo RC all-wheel drive, based on the first generation LEAF, gets a boost in power and torque to 322hp and 640Nm. This output enables a 0 – 100 km/h sprint in just 3.4... Read More

Hyundai KONA Electric Made it into the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™

The Hyundai Kona electric SUV made it into the prestigious Guinness World Records by reaching an altitude of 5,731 meters at the Sawula Pass in Tibet and comfortably breaking the previous record of 5,715.28 meters altitude by any electric car. The Hyundai Kona manages to prove itself that its a truly reliable electric vehicles even in extreme conditions. During the expedition the Kona Electric required to be driven through harsh weather conditions like low temperatures, continuous snowfall and icy tarmacs. The Electronic Stability Control (ESC) in KONA Electric ensured the stability of the Vehicle handling in all road conditions.... Read More

The Honest Workhorse – Isuzu D-Max 1.9L AT Premium

What is a workhorse? According to Cambridge dictionary, a workhorse is a machine that operates without failing for long periods, although it might not be very interesting or exciting. The Isuzu D-Max one of the vehicle that will be classified as a workhorse due to its dependability as a vehicle to carry out day to day task without failing. View Galleryh Recently, we were given the chance to try out the latest Isuzu D-Max 1.9L AT Premium, and since it was the 1st Pick-up truck that we’re reviewing which makes me excited about testing it out. Let’s find out,... Read More

Hyundai Palisade Earns 2019 CarBuzz Family Fun Award

Recently, the Hyundai Palisade has picked up the 2019 CarBuzz Family Fun Award that is presented by CarBuzz.com. To compete in the Family Fun Award, the vehicles must be able to accommodate families of all sizes while still being fun-to-drive, and on top of that, it must be priced below $40,000. Hyundai’s all-new flagship SUV manages to meet the above criteria by having a roomy cabin for up to eight passengers along with a robust V6 engine. This is the inaugural year for the CarBuzz Awards. The annual set of awards focuses on automotive excellence in new vehicles of... Read More

Ferrari showcases Legendary Le Mans race cars at Maranello Museum

To kick off seventy years of Ferrari at Le Mans, the Prancing Horse is displaying some of its finest 24-hour racers over the span of seven decades at the Ferrari Museum in Maranello. In 70 years, Ferrari has amassed 36 wins at the Circuit de la Sarthe. Visitors to the museum are able to view several legendary 24-hour race cars and access multimedia contents. Some of Ferrari’s Le Mans most notable gems include Ferrari’s first Le Mans winner 166 MM Barchetta (1949), 275 P (1964) and the latest 488 GTE. Visitors to the exhibition get an opportunity to test... Read More

An entry-level GR Supra with smaller engine displacement

The 5th-generation Toyota Supra was revealed at last year’s NAIAS (North American International Auto Show) as a revival of sort for Toyota’s iconic Sports car variant. Soon after that, the GR Supra, developed by Gazoo Racing, came about and  extended the Supra’s portfolio. The Supra first came fitted with a 3.0l straight six turbo engine. As we roll into 2020, Toyota has announced a new 2.0l turbocharged single twin-scroll engine for its front engine/rear-wheel drive 2-seater sports car. This engine has smaller capacity but equal to the 3.0l V6 on performance in many ways: inertia characteristics, sharper handling and... Read More

New Mazda CX-30 rolls out in Malaysia

Mazda Malaysia has officially took the covers off the New CX-30 in the country. This fully imported model from Japan comes in three variants 2.0G, 2,0G High and 1.8D with prices ranging from RM 143,059 up to 172,943.60.  As the second rendition of Mazda’s coveted compact SUV, the CX-3, the New CX-30 is readily available for bookings in dealerships nationwide. View Gallery In essence, the CX-30 is a combination of a sleek crossover with the toughness of an SUV. Beneath a sleek upper body with the streamlines silhouette of a coupe, black cladding to the lower body creates an... Read More

All hail the Lamborghini Countach 25th Anniversary Edition!

If you had your prime in the 70s – 80s, you’ve probably heard of the iconic Lamborghini Countach. Well, you’re in luck as the Silverstone Auctions (22 – 23 February) is pitting a 25th Anniversary Edition in near mint condition for sale. The 25th Anniversary Lamborghini Countach is considered the most stunning Countach yet, A brief history of Lamborghini Countach; it came out at the 1971 Geneva Motor Show and replaced the then Lamborghini Muira. The Muira itself was the most beautiful Lamborghini supercar of its time.     The Lamborghini Countach ruled the supercar world for two decades and... Read More

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

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