Category: Auto

Toyota C-HR’s Hits and Misses

The Hit and Miss SUV – Toyota C-HR The Toyota C-HR has been a long awaited SUV to arrive to local shores since it was first showcased at the 2014 Paris Motor show as a Concept. It took a while for it to go into production after it garnered some rave reviews by the motoring world. Toyota Malaysia brought in the C-HR for distribution last year and it took a while for the model to get the people to desire for it. One of the more underrated models in Toyota’s line-up, we’ve decided to take the C-HR out for... Read More

Wiesmann Project Gecko by 2020

German Sportscar brand Wiesmann on its return has announced its Project Gecko Super car, scheduled for debut in 2020. The Project Gecko car will be engineered and built at the original Wiesmann factory in Dülmen, Germany. Project Gecko is the perfect mix of continuity and contemporary. Many of the elements that gave the Wiesmann MF5 a cult following, such as the distinctive design and premium features would remain, while key changes like the New platform utilizing lightweight technologies are implemented. The new tech help increase performance and ensure the car is fit for the future. The look of Project... Read More

Honda Road to 900K unit campaign Grand Finale

As previously featured, Honda Malaysia is observing its 900,000th car milestone with a grand finale planned for 28 – 29 September at the Bukit Jalil Stadium. In a big do, Honda has charted out family fun-filled activities for visitors at this festive occasion. Honda will also present a lucky winner with brand new car at the event. Citizens from all walks of life are invited to visit the Honda ‘Road to 900,000th Unit Milestone’ Grand Finale.   One of the major highights include the “Frontier of Innovation” showcase which exhibits Honda’s Next Generation Technologies such as Sport Hybrid i-DCD... Read More

New Proton 3S Centre Opens in Kuantan

Pesat Auto CTM Sdn Bhd (Pesat Auto) officially opened its new PROTON 3S centre in Kuantan on the 13 September 2019. It is the third dealer outlet to be opened in Kuantan which carries the company’s new corporate identity. Consisting of 6 bays, 4 hoists and a built-up area of 750 square meters, this new outlet with a total investment of RM2.3 million, is centrally located along the town’s main road. Pesat Auto is confident that this outlet will boost sales by about 30% and service throughput could possibly increase by 40%. “The business landscape has changed tremendously over... Read More

Vision EQS is the Mercedes-Benz’s Vision of the Future

One of the main highlights for Mercedes-Benz at the Frankfurt Motor Show is the zero-emission Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS show car. With a catchy tagline ‘Lasting beauty that moves’, the Vision EQS depicts the Three-point Star’s future of high-quality vehicles and self-determined driving The Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS Concept has a ‘one bow’ with free flowing yet expressively sculptured persona. There’s a clear color division at shoulder level creating the  impression of a “black panel” glass landscape. The effect is like its floating on the silver vehicle body. At a glance of the Vision EQS, there’s a striking EQ impression from... Read More

Having a Peace of Mind with Volkswagen Insurance Plan

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) recently announced the launch of their own insurance programme, the Volkswagen Insurance Plan or “VIP“. VIP is a tailor-made insurance plan that enhance the Volkswagen ownership experience with comprehansive coverage and minimal hassle. The benefits for the VIP policy holders are: Prioritised claim approvalRoadside assistance with 24-hour emergency towingAssurance of repair work from authorisex Volkswagen body and paint centres (with genuine Volkswagen parts and repair standards).No excess fees, no batterment cost, and an agreed value of up to 10 years. *applicable for all Volkswagen models regardless the vehicle age. You can get the VIP... Read More

Proton line-up ready to face 2nd annual 1 Tank Challenge

National carmakers Proton is organizing the 1 Tank challenge for owners, for a second year. The event is set to begin tomorrow and prizes worth over RM100,000 await the winners. The 1 tank challenge isn’t Easy! Last season’s 1 Tank challenge was held in the Peninsular’s West coast. This time around, the challenge is set for East Malaysia, an arduous drive across the two largest States Sabah and Sarawak, with a grand final route to be held from the capital of the Kelantan state to the capital city of the Johor state.   This 1 tank challenge is Proton’s... Read More

New Toyota Corolla set for unveiling soon

Toyota Malaysia under the stewardship of UMW Toyota Motor, today announced the soon-to-be-launched Toyota Corolla. As always, the next-generation Toyota Corolla, also known as Corolla Altis locally, is available for bookings at Toyota dealerships nationwide, from 12 September. The unveiling of the New Toyota Corolla is expected to be sometime in the fourth quarter. The New Toyota Corolla will be offered in two variants, 1.8G and 1.8E versions. Its estimated starting prices are RM136,888 and RM128,888, respectively. Corolla has been a household name for Toyota in this country since mid-70s. Corollas have been assembled domestically since 1950s. Fast forward... Read More

Shell initiates crackdown on counterfeit lubricants

Shell Malaysia has initiated a nationwide crackdown on illegal lubricants, according to a latest press statement. This crackdown involves local enforcement agencies. As a major player in the country’s Oil & Gas industry, Shell has a general knowledge on loopholes of fake or counterfeit lubricants in the market. The fakes or non-genuine lubricants in the black market are directly impacting the industry and to a major degree, the Shell brand . In 2018, Shell conducted laboratory tests on a random sample of products sold online and in hypermarkets that claimed to be genuine Shell products. The lab test results... Read More

Updated Mazda6 on tour at Local mall

The Mazda flagship sedan Mazda6 with minor enhancements is currently on tour at the Bangsar Shopping Center in the capital city. From 11 – 15 September, potential buyers are advised to drop in on the Mazda roadtour to view the Mazda6 and a myriad new models like the Mazda3 and CX-5. Not to be missed are the unbeatable deals from Mazda at this roadtour! Refresh for 2019   From the get-go, Mazda flagship sedan is a CBU (Completely Build-up) model from Japan. Hence, the somewhat premium price structure with a starting price of RM  173,659. There are three variants... Read More


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