Category: Auto

Volkswagen’s latest and largest 4S Center at Juru City, Penang

  At the recent new Volkswagen Golf preview drive to the Northern State of Penang, Volkswagen Group Malaysia took the opportunity to introduce its latest and largest dealership in the country’s Northern region, located at Juru City. Volkswagen Juru 4S Center The Juru City also a major automotive hub for the folks in the northern region serves as an excellent platform for one of Germany’s most influential Auto marque. Volkswagen Juru in collaboration with Goh Brothers Motor is the Deutscher marke’s first 4S center (Sales, Service, Spare Parts, Shop for body and paint). The 2-storey 58,000 square feet dealership consists of a showroom, workshop and a body and paint area. Additionally, this is complemented by a complete Volkswagen customer experience such as lounges, free wireless internet access, reading materials and complimentary beverages, There are 50 car parks outside the premises for customers’ convenience. Goh Brothers Motor was appointed a Volkswagen dealer in May 2007. Volkswagen Juru marks Goh Brothers Motor‘s third dealership in the northern region; the other two showrooms are situated in the Penang capital city and Perak State’s Ipoh. New Managing Director at VWGM Dr Zeno Kerschbaumer described the VW Juru 4S debut as a milestone for the brand as well as welcomed the 4S center as the first and largest in the country. “It is good to see Malaysian companies investing in our brand Volkswagen. Investments... Read More

Kia Sorento in updated guise joins Naza Kia’s line-up

  Naza Kia Malaysia today added the facelifted Kia Sorento to replace the aged large SUV in conjuction with the upcoming Kia Customer Day from 16 – 17 March. With the updated Kia Sorento, Naza Kia has its second variant of the year amongst the 6,7 new Kia variants to be introduced in due time. Kia Sorento: Powertrain Incorporating a 2.4-litre DOHC dual continuous variable valve timing (DCVVT) Thetha II engine, the All-Wheel Drive (AWD) Kia Sorento can deliver 176 PS and 227 Nm of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission with Manumatic provides inputs to the wheels. Kia Sorento: What’s new on the outside The updated Kia Sorento’s outside aesthetics are inherited from the current Sorento, saved for the “Tiger Nose” front grille, new LED daytime running lights, vertical-axis fog lamps with static bending lights. The sides take on LED turn-signals and chrome-plated door handles with pocket lights. At the rear, the large SUV gets the most add-ons such as, new tailgate, reshaped LED combi. lights, a body-colored matching bumper, vertical fog lamps and a spoiler. In all, there are 33 new additions all round the latest Kia Sorento. Interior-wise, the Kia Sorento incorporates a 7-inch color thin film transistor (TFT) LCD supervision instrument cluster, a 4.3-inch LCD touch-screen CD/MP3 audio system; Bluetooth/AUX/iPod/USB compatible; with 6 speakers and a rear view camera, dual climate control air-conditioners on the center... Read More

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe/Cabriolet available by mid-year

  Mercedes-Benz introduced the revised its E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet versions that incorporate BlueDIRECT four-cylinder engines with updated technology and assistance systems at the start of the year. Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet exterior Desirable amongst the mid- to upper-class, the E-Class Coupe and 4-seater Cabriolet (open-top) feature a refreshed exterior design and pertinent interior upgrades. The main highlights at the front comprises new single light lens over all functional elements such as, twin-headlight and anti-dazzle LED or the optional full LED. The E-Class Cabriolet’s V-shaped front bumpers with large air intakes and retractable side windows with a continuous shoulder line reinforce the car’s dynamic sentiment. At the same time, the Coupe’s long bonnet, elongated side line, flat roof line and upbeat rear-end pull it up another notch. At the rear, the Cabriolet version takes up a more defined rear wing, new rear lights and wide-effect rear bumper with “wing design” and chrome trims, with intentions to increase that overall dynamism outlook. Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet interior Inside the Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet, there are a host of refined materials that dominate alongside clean-cut surfaces and the two-part trim which stretches across the entire dashboard. Available in either wood or aluminium look, the interior is characterized by the redesigned center console without selector lever, as well as a three-spoke multifunction steering with DIRECT SELECT lever and shift... Read More

Lamborghini Veneno takes center stage at Geneva

Motorsportchannel.com previously previewed the Lamborghini Veneno, a newest Raging Bull variant that’s limited to 3 units in the world. Following its presentation at the Geneva Motor show, Automobili Lamborghini has made it official that the 3-million plus Euros Lamborghini Veneno will be available only to very selective customers across the continents.

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