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Electrifying Racing: Goodyear Confirmed as Official Tyre Supplier for Pure ETCR

Goodyear has been chosen as the official tyre supplier and a founding partner for the first all-electric multi-brand touring car series, Pure ETCR. Goodyear is developing a bespoke tyre for Pure ETCR which will incorporate a combination of different technologies inspired by Goodyear’s latest electric vehicle tyres and the new Eagle F1 SuperSport ultra high-performance (UHP) range. The definitive specification of tyre will be unveiled in the Spring, ahead of the first Pure ETCR event. A proven motorsport construction will be used, but with a treaded design that means Pure ETCR drivers can use the same tyres in both... Read More

The Premium B-segment Sedan– Mercedes Benz A200 Sedan

B-segment has always been the segment of cars where buyers are looking to upgrade from a smaller car, but didn’t have the budget to go all-out for a c-segment car. This is the reason why the b-segment cars are built to be slightly smaller than a c-segment car, but still having the practicality of their larger counterpart. View Gallery The Mercedes Benz A-class sedan is one of the car that fits into the b-segment vehicle, but it comes with a premium price tag since it’s a Mercedes Benz. We’ve gotten a chance to have a go with the latest... Read More

Ticking All The Right Boxes – Volvo S90 T5

In recent years, Volvo have been on the roll to refresh and rebrand themselves in Malaysia by bringing in a whole host of new cars. On the 30th October 2018, the Volvo S90 T5 Momentum is being introduced in our local shores. On paper, the Volvo S90 T5 seems to be ticking all the right boxes for the spec as a premium car that is sold in Malaysia. Let’s see how the car fare in real life, and did it really tick all the right boxes of a modern day car? View Gallery The Volvo S90 carries the new... Read More

The Practical Sports Car – Mercedes Benz C43 AMG

When people ask me “What car would you like to spend more time with?” the Mercedes Benz C43 AMG will pop into my mind instantly. Personally, the Mercedes C43 left a very strong and lasting impression in my mind as a very powerful, yet practical car. So what makes the C43 so impressive? Continue reading to find out more. View Gallery The current generation of Mercedes Benz C-class, the W205 model, is one of the best looking C-class compared to its predecessors. Mercedes incorporated the golden ratio of the long hood short boot visual effect into the current generation... Read More

A well designed SUV – Volvo XC90 T8 Inscription Plus

When Volvo 1st introduce the Volvo XC90, it was quite a fascinating product from Volvo as SUV are a fairly new concept in the automotive industry. The one thing that the XC90 stand out among its competitors is that it can ferry up to 7 people. Jeremy Clarkson also did mentioned that he actually owns 3 XC90s before, and XC90 are designed by someone who has kids. Now in 2019, we have the facelifted Volvo XC90 T8 Inscription Plus to test out. Let’s see if Jeremy Clarkson’s claim is legitimate. View Gallery The 2nd gen Volvo XC90 continues to... 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

Most Surprising SUV of 2019 – Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4

As an automotive enthusiast, I love cars that are fast and fun, so automatically, SUV was never in my radar to even think about purchasing. Since this year, we’re fortunate enough to get our hands on a few SUVs for review.  If you ask me what’s my favorite SUV of 2019? I would gladly put the Hyundai Santa Fe at the top of my list. Let’s find out why? View Gallery The Hyundai Santa Fe is a very handsome looking SUV that blends in rugged look with a modern twist. Hyundai did a bold move by splitting out the... Read More

The SUV that functions like a MPV – Mazda CX-9

If you need to ferry 7 occupants in comfort, you will tend to look at MPVs to fulfill your needs. What if you still want to carry 7 occupants but you didn’t want to be bound to the realm of MPV? The Mazda CX-9 have finally bridged the gap between MPV and SUV by being a SUV that can ferry 7 occupants on board. Mazda have recently allowed us to have a go in their flagship SUV, the Mazda CX-9, and let’s take a look and see if it manages to replace the need of having a MPV. View... Read More

The SUV that you have to try it to believe – Proton X70

Recently, I was asked by a friend, “what is the best value SUV on the market at the moment?” The Proton X70 come to mind instantly. The next question comes after that would be, “is it really worth it to get a Proton for RM123, 000?” My instant answer was a firm yes. Proton recently are kind enough to let us have a go in the premium spec Proton X70 to explore and understand the SUV that single handedly revived Proton. View Gallery On the outside, the Proton X70 is a handsome looking SUV. Plenty of masculine lines that... Read More

Hyundai N Brand Reveals All-New RM19 Racing Midship Sports Car Prototype

Hyundai Motor Company showcased the new RM19 Racing Midship Sports Car to global media at the 2019 AutoMobility LA. RM refers to “Racing Midship” body configuration that Hyundai uses it on the N prototype model. The key advantage of the platform is that the body configuration provides supercar-level handling balance and low-polar-moment-of-inertia agility for outstanding connection to the tarmac at all speeds and driving conditions. The RM (Racing Midship) started its development since 2012, and it was meant to connect new high-performance motorsports technologies with future N models. There are a few RM models have already underwent extensive road... Read More

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