The all-new Mazda MX-5 has finally been released in the global markets with finalized information to the letter. The Mazda MX-5 (Mazda Roadster), along with the Jinba Ittai terminology, has been around for a quarter of a century, and the all-new Mazda Roadster is no longer categorized as just a lightweight sports car. The first three generations MX-5 achieved 900,000 units in February 2011, which earned Mazda's Roadster a Guinness World Record for best-selling two-seater sports car in the world. Up to date, the MX-5 has tallied 939,028 units, as of November 2014.
Volkswagen is scheduling the Volkswagen Golf Estate GTD for a world premiere at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. Since 1982 Volkswagen's GTD logo has stood for Gran Turismo Diesel, with its promise of sporty yet economical motoring. Now for the first time, the GTD initials grace the Golf Estate, which like the Golf GTD, boasts the 184 PS engine.
Putting a new “spin”dle on things, the new NX features an aggressive front end that carries the brand’s ubiquitous corporate identity, the ever famous spindle grille. In the past, two distinct camps arose out of each iteration of a new Lexus, with one camp waxing lyrical about the forceful looking spindle grille while the (possibly) older generation of beholders just couldn’t stand it.
Nissan Malaysia (Edaran Tan Chong Motor) last week announced the 2015 Nissan X-Trail Crossover SUV in two versions, the 2.0-liter and 2.5-liter AWD. The locally-assembled new Nissan X-trail features a contemporary design in a Crossover body form, a more refined interior, and for the first time, the Active Chassis Control technology.
Peugeot has announced the arrival of the new top-of-the-line 308 GT line-up, available in Hatchback and SW body styles. Major enhancements on the Peugeot 308 GT reflects the French marque’s continued up-market move. Interestingly, the 308 variant has been recognized as the European Car-of-the-Year 2014.
The all-new Mazda2 has arrived on domestic shores, courtesy of distributors Bermaz Motor (Mazda Malaysia). In conjunction with the arrival of the new Mazda2, Bermaz Motor also officiated their brand new Body & Paint Center, located just a stone's throw away from its corporate headquarters in Glenmarie, Shah Alam.
As a precursor to the anticipated Honda HR-V, Honda Malaysia today revealed the upgraded CR-V at the Setia Alam Convention Center. The Honda CR-V or Comfortable Runabout Vehicle has been one of the more popular SUVs in the country since its debut in 2001.
The popular Peugeot 208 has received its due updates since its domestic inception in April 2013. Official distributors Nasim has announced the limited edition, restyled 208 with the S factor and all, complete with a new SR1 grille, S Kit stripes, S Kit side mirror and S Kit spoiler. The Peugeot 208 also happens to be the best seller for Nasim, thanks to its chic, trendy design and fair pricing.
Having made its premiere at the Paris Motor Show last year, the Infiniti QX70S in Dark Chrome is now available in several European markets. The S Design on the QX70 adds a 'bad-boy' spirit to the otherwise elegant sportiness of the large SUV, building on the provocative, design-led ethos of the standard variant. The QX70 is a full-size luxury crossover that combines a large shell with the athletic dynamism of a sports car.