Category: Auto

Launch of New Toyota Vios

Following the preview of the All-New Toyota Vios at the KL International Motor Show 2018 in November last year, UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), the official distributor of Toyota vehicles in Malaysia, today announces its official introduction and delivery to its customers. “Since the first model was launched in 2003, we have sold almost half a million Vios, making it the most popular in its segment. Over the years, we have set the standard for this vehicle segment and I am pleased to announce that this new model, the third generation Vios will continue to set the standards... Read More

Aston Martin Valkyrie Confirmed with AMR Track Performance Pack & Exhaustive

Owners of the Aston Martin Valkyrie – the ultimate expression of hypercar design, engineering and performance – already know they’re due to receive a truly exceptional car, but the marque’s personalisation service ‘Q by Aston Martin’ is set to realise the unique automotive dreams and desires of this exclusive collection.Borne of the partnership between Aston Martin and Red Bull Advanced Technologies, the Aston Martin Valkyrie is a real-life expression of the uncompromising pursuit of performance. As such, it is fitting that this 150-unit road-going hypercar can now be further optimised with the AMR Track Performance Pack. The pack’s track-only... Read More

Perodua charts record 2018, aims to up sales by 4% to 231,000 units this year

Perodua, which recorded its best-ever sales performance of 227,243 units in 2018, aims to better that figure by 4% to 231,000 units by end-2019, underpinned by the Myvi and the recent introduction of the Aruz. The Myvi was Perodua’s best-selling model in 2018, with 82,122 registered out of 117,844 booked in that year alone. From its November 2017 launch to date, the Myvi’s numbers have exceeded 91,500 registrations and 147,000 bookings. The Axia, Bezza and Alza are still at the top of their respective segments with 70,821, 49,911 and 24,389 units sold respectively in 2018. The Malaysian Automotive Association... Read More

Updated Toyota C-HR now available for booking

The popular Toyota C-HR goes into its second year in the Malaysian market with cosmetic updates to enhance its head-turning looks as well as an optional Aerokit developed by TRD exclusively for the compact crossover model. UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd has sold over 4000 units in 2018 and is confident that this new updates will be well accepted by its customers. To differentiate the 2019 model, the latest C-HR gets a new design for the 17-inch lightweight alloy rims. The bolder dual-tone design has been specially chosen to match the captivating looks of the vehicle which has appealed... Read More

The new Mazda Models come with 5-Years Free Maintenance

Bermaz Motor today announced that new Mazda vehicles registered January 1, 2019 onwards will have 5-years Manufacturer Warranty + 5-Years Free Maintenance (Previously 3-Years Free Maintenance). The new coverage term applies to all Mazda vehicles distributed by Bermaz Motor except the Mazda BT-50 pickup. The Free Maintenance package provides Mazda Vehicle owners with free scheduled maintenance according to manufacturer’s standards and is inclusive of labour, parts and Free Maintenance have a coverage period of five years and a mileage limit of 1000,000km, whichever comes first. Additional value-added aftersale services are available to Mazda owners. Bermaz has 24-Hour Mazda Roadside... Read More

Cycle & Carriage Launches Mobile Showroom, STAR GALLERIA, As It Kickstarts 120th Anniversary

Always with customers’ needs in mind and committed to providing Mercedes-Benz fans an up-close and personal experience, Cycle & Carriage Bintang Berhad (“Cycle & Carriage”) launched the Star Galleria. In conjunction with Cycle & Carriage’s 120th anniversary celebrations in 2019, the Star Galleria, a mobile showroom will visit multiple locations across Malaysia throughout the year to immerse fans with the Best Products and Best Customer Experience, and ultimately an overall exceptional journey with the brand. The 20ft x 8 ft mobile Autohaus is easily recognisable with a signature sleek design bearing the Three-Pointed Star. Through Star Galleria, Cycle & Carriage gives fans... Read More

BMW Malaysia Introduces the Exclusive BMW M Performance Editions

BMW Malaysia today introduced the BMW 330e M Performance Edition and BMW X5 xDrive40e M Performance Edition, each equipped with BMW M Performance Accessories to offer avid BMW motorsports enthusiasts the ultimate driving pleasure. Only 300 units are offered for each of these exclusive BMW M Performance Editions. Drawing from BMW’s extensive skills and experience in motorsports, the BMW M Performance Accessories are built with the same passion and craftsmanship as with the iconic BMW M models. With the M Performance aerodynamic kit seamlessly blended into the best-selling premium Plug-in Hybrid Electric models, the BMW M Performance Editions of... Read More

2019 Toyota Vios – 5 must know things about the current Toyota Vios

It’s a fan favorite among Malaysians and rightly so. With the bulletproof reliability of the Toyota brand and the tested and proven dealer support, the Toyota Vios has always been the safe bet for those who require a B segment sedan that provides good value for money with a fuss free ownership experience. However the last generation Vios was quickly getting left behind by its rivals who sported newer toys and trinkets that were veering buyers away from it. Something had to be done and boy did Toyota deliver. The 2019 Toyota has undergone a much needed overhaul and... Read More

The new McLaren 600LT Spider Debuts

McLaren Automotive today releases first images and details of the third new model in its £1.2bn Track25 business plan – the McLaren 600LT Spider. The fifth car to carry the Longtail name, the new convertible fully embodies the McLaren Longtail philosophy of increased power, reduced weight, optimised aerodynamics, track-focused dynamics and limited availability. In addition, it brings a new dimension of excitement over the 600LT Coupé, without compromise to the dynamic purity of the most performance-focused car in the Sports Series line-up: a retractable hardtop to give the choice of open-air driving. “The McLaren 600LT Spider adds a new... Read More

Launch of the Perodua Aruz

Perodua has officially launched its latest Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), the Aruz, which has already received 2,200 bookings since order-taking began on 3 January. The seven-seater SUV was launched this evening by the Minister of International Trade and Industry, Yang Berhormat Datuk Darell Leiking and witnessed by Perodua Chairman, Tan Sri Asmat Kamaludin and the Japanese Ambassador to Malaysia, His Excellency Dr Makio Miyagawa. Two variants of the Perodua Aruz are offered, namely the 1.5 X and 1.5 Advance, which are respectively priced at RM72,900 and RM77,900 (on-the-road before insurance in Peninsular Malaysia), making it among the most competitively-priced... Read More


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