Category: Cars, Bikes & Timepieces

The Latest Subaru Forester Arrives on Malaysian Shores

On the 23rd August 2019, Subaru unveiled their revamped showroom in Petaling Jaya with the launching of the all-new, award-winning Subaru Forester. The revamped showroom is designed to deliver a unique experience for their customer by being one of the first Subaru showrooms in the country to feature Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies. This allow the customer to select the various vehicle colours and trim options through AR, and going through a 360 view around and inside the vehicle through the VR headsets. View Gallery Back to the star of the show, the Subaru Forester, that... Read More

A6 joins new Audi line-up in Malaysia

After the Q range, A7 Sportback and A8 L, it’s time for the Audi A6 in eight-generation guise to shine on its Malaysian debut.   View Gallery In looks, the A6 shares plenty of similarities with the A7 and the obvious difference is likely nitty-gritty stuff and the price tag. As a business class sedan, you’ll get a long hood, long wheelbase and shorthangs; a thing in automobiles these days. Its overall dimensions are extended compared to its predecessor. Then there’s the low-slung Singleframe grille, flat headlights with Matrix LEDs and contoured air inlets. The profile is defined by... Read More

Proton X70 ‘Independence Day’ Edition

National carmakers Proton has unveiled the X70 ”Independence Day’ Edition or Merdeka Edition (ME) at the Ming Heng Motor 4S dealership in the heart of the capital city. As everyone is aware, the Proton X70 is one significant model which single-handedly catapulted the brand to higher grounds in the local automotive market. For the Indepedence day or Merdeka edition, Proton has decided to make available the X70 Premium to honor the country’s big day. Ony 62 units of the Proton X70 ME edition will be offered at RM126,100 in either snow white or flame red color. The 62 units... Read More

Toyota Hilux Black Edition heads 2019 model upgrades

Toyota Malaysia has announced upgraded versions of the Hilux, Fortuner and the Innova. Bookings for all three models have already started at showrooms nationwide. So what’s new with the cars, we’ll start with the Toyota Hilux pick up. The Hilux 2.8l  gets a Black Edition, which replaces the L-Edition previously.  By naming it Black Edition, it makes the truck meaner and more menacing with an exterior color theme of black and dark grey to go with a glossy black finish on the door handles, fresh fog lamp covers, wing mirrors, and finally 18-inch wheels. Dark grey is used for... Read More

The Return of a Long Lost Contender in the Luxury Car Scene, the Audi A8L

Since Audi Singapore took over the distribution of Audi cars in Malaysia, they are busy at work in completing the lineup of the range of Audi cars in the country. After premiering the Audi A7 Sportback in Malaysia, the flagship Audi A8L, has now turned up in showrooms here. Static photo Colour: Florett Silver The new Audi A8L brings a brand new front end that has a wide, and upright Singleframe grille which is a very distinctive looks by itself. The exterior of the A8L draws a muscular body line that from the front to the wheel arches to... Read More

MINI 60 Years Edition features British Racing Green to commemorate 60-year Anniversary

MINI Malaysia has introduced the 60th Anniversary Edition, in view of the brand’s 60 years in the business. The 60 years edition MINI comes with a bright British Racing Green hue and is one-of-a-kind. Some of the prominent decals on the MINI 60years edition are Bonnet Stripes, Logo Projection, Door Sill, Walknappa Leather Steering Wheel, Leather Lounge in Dark Maroon, Interior Surface, a 6.5-inch touch screen,  exclusive 17-inch light alloy wheels with 60 Years Spoke 2-tone and run-flats. Interior ambience is accentuated by standard or excitement lighting package where the driver can choose up to 12 colors to match... Read More

Volkswagen Passat updated for 2020

Volkswagen’s full line-up gets new technologies for 2020 model year in the United States.  And that’s not all, driver’s assistance systems have been beefed up as well. All VW models come with updated telematics and Wi-Fi capability, as well as wireless charging for the Jetta, Jetta GLI and Tiguan. The entire VW line-up include the Atlas, which we’ll skip as it isn’t available in Asian markets. Let’s start with the upcoming model, set for debut in Malaysia soon, the VW Arteon. For 2020, the Arteon is offered in four variants for the U.S. market.  Specifically for the market, the... Read More

2019 Proton Saga, where affordability goes beyond

National camakers Proton unveiled the Most Affordable car in its portfolio, the Saga, last evening. At a price range of RM32,800 (Standard MT), RM35,800 (Standard AT) and RM39,800 (Premium AT), the Proton Saga is the cheapest in the most affordable car category, as far as a brand new car goes. Again, the Geely effect is transferred to the 2019 Proton Saga after the Persona, Iriz and X70. Proton is banking on this to gain a strong footing their quest to top the local TIV. The refreshed Saga has a four-speed automatic gearbox and plenty of transferred features from its... Read More

2019 Updates of the Mazda MX-5 RF

The Mazda MX-5 RF is distributed by Mazda Malaysia in very limited quantity. And as you’d guess it, it was snapped up almost instantaneously by avid Roadster, MX-5 lovers, although the price of the MX-5 RF is slightly on the upside. Now, the MX-5 RF has received much needed updates for the year. As a hardtop roadster, the MX-5 RF receives fresh new black-metallic 17-inch wheels to give it a fuller profile. This augurs well with the iconic design of Mazda’s beloved roadster. Inside, the RF has been fitted with a new telescopic steering wheel. This new leather-clad steering... Read More

BMW spearheads all-electric dreams with New i3s

Previously unveiled at the Malaysia Auto Show, the BMW i3s now has an official price of  RM 278,800. If you plan to go all-electric early, this is an opportune moment to test drive the BMW i3s at selected BMW dealership nationwide. A look at the BMW i3s reveals polished accents and a rather clean design befitting an all-electric. The car is also 80% furnished with recycled and renewable resources inside and out. The front is decked with a black U-shaped surround with high-gloss black accent to pair with the kidney grille. More trim strips are available on the front... Read More

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