Naza Kia opens newest 4S Center in bustling Setapak township

  Naza Kia Malaysia today officiated its second 4S Center at the bustling Setapak vicinity in the capital City. The newest Setapak 4S represents Naza Kia’s on-going nationwide expansion plans and is a part of the company’s new Global Space Identity; a network upgrade exercise or new Corporate Identity (C.I.) venture. Kia’s new C.I. which began in late 2011 takes up refreshed red and white tones with a tinge of dynamic fluency. Dato Hafiz Syed Abu Bakar, on right, opens the Kia Setapak 4S Center The Kia Red Cube in Petaling Jaya’s auto hub at Jalan 222 and the... Read More

Limited-edition MINI One is back to appease enthusiasts

BMW Malaysia today announced the availability of 30 limited edition MINI Ones for the domestic market. The One epitomizes MINI’s exterior charms and exemplary proportions to the fullest as the car became one of the more popular MINIs amongst enthusiasts when it debut last year. The company is confident that the latest batch of MINI Ones will be as in demand as the previous edition which sold 31 units within a month after its unveiling. Possesing the same external charm and contemporary design character as the rest of the iconic MINI family, the One is powered by a 1.6... Read More

Refurbished Bosch Car Service Center welcomes car clubs

   Robert Bosch (M) Sdn Bhd, today welcomed some of the top Car clubs in Malaysia at its newly renovated Bosch NSS Car Service center in the Hicom-Glenmarie vicinity, Shah Alam. Bosch is a familiar and leading Deutsche Marke or German brand for Automotive Aftermarket products, OEM Auto parts, and numerous high-tech equipments and tools utilized by the world’s top auto workshops or garages.   On this momentous occasion, Bosch Malaysia, Sonax Malaysia and NSS invited three of the most active Continental Car clubs in the country: VW Club Malaysia, BMW Club Malaysia and Audi TT Club, to grace... Read More

Continental and Rainer Zeitlow complete Challenge4 World Record drive

   The recent World Record drive from Melbourne to St. Petersburg by Rainer Zeitlow was indeed a feat like no other. Zeitlow and crew took to a 17-day, 18 hours and 49 minutes roadtrip from Melbourne, Australia to St. Petersburg, Russia on a custom-fitted Volkswagen Touareg TDI with Continental Cross Contact LX20 (265/70 R17) tyres. The Volkswagen Touareg TDI is virtually a road-going version with an additional roll cage, an enlarged fuel tank and heavy duty suspensions. Rainer Zeitlow at the helm Prior to the world record feat, the German adventurer and crew had drew an 8-month plan to... Read More

New BMW X1 sDrive20i gets refreshed exterior and interior motifs

The BMW X1 Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) has a new variant in the form of the X1 sDrive20i. Exterior motifs of the X1 sDrive20i include refreshed design elements like the the front apron with redesigned air inlets, twin circular headlights, body contour lines, updated exterior paint finishes and light alloy wheels Moving into the interior, the X1 sDrive20i features a redesigned center console with an enhanced orientation towards the driver, premium quality materials as well as upgraded surfaces and control elements together with a spanking sports steering wheel. In addition, the three full-size rear seats and its 40/20/40-split offer... Read More

Boon Siew Honda introduces latest Spacy and PCX AT motorcycles

Boon Siew Honda has introduced two of its latest Automatic Transmission (AT) motorcycles in the form of the new Spacy and PCX. Both new Honda AT motorcycles have already made debut in markets like Europe, America, greater Asia, and soon Malaysia in March 2013. With easy-to-ride, practicality, safety and fuel efficiency, the Spacy and PCX are packed with current technology and innovation. Along with a modern styling, easy-to-ride sentiments, the Honda AT bikes are irresistibly fun. The new Spacy is designed for functionality fun with high utility and big capacity; it is especially spacious from a ‘Kapcai’ perspective. From... Read More

Volkswagen Touareg TDI becomes 3rd variant in VW’s premium SUV line-up

The Volkswagen Touareg TDI is the first diesel-powered variant introduced by Volkswagen Group Malaysia in the country. This latest VW premium SUV now joins the currently available Touareg line up of the 3.6 V6 and the Touareg Hybrid (Think Blue), which debut last month. The Touareg TDI, an improved and enhanced model of its predecessor is an alternative for drivers seeking sustainable mobility. With its combined fuel consumption of just 7.2 l/100 km, the Touareg TDI sets new standards among full-fledged SUVs and is said to rival petrol engines with 25% lesser fuel intake. Carbon emissions are kept to... Read More

Honda Hybrid vehicles sales reach significant milestone of 10,000 units

 Honda Malaysia has delivered 10,000 units of its diverse Hybrid variants with the recent customer’s purchase of the 10,000th hybrid car, a Honda CR-Z. This significant milestone is timely as it coincides with the achievement of one million Honda Hybrid owners globally, eversince the Insight first appeared on the scene in November ’99 in Japan. The first Honda hybrid vehicle to arrive on the domestic front in 2007 was the Civic hybrid. The current Honda hybrid cars on offer include the Insight, Jazz hybrid, CR-Z and Civic hybrid, with the Insight, launched at end of 2010, capturing 54.4% of... Read More

First impressions of the new Nissan Almera

  Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) today held an exclusive media drive of the all new Nissan Almera which presented media personnel first impressions of Nissan’s best selling global sedan. Special convoys through various highways, trunk roads, town access roads, and ultimately to the historic city of Malacca were quite effective to gauge the Almera’s acclaimed status. The new Nissan Almera drive route was set for the Putrajaya vicinity, the Admiral Cove at Port Dickson, prior to the last stop-over at Malacca Holiday Inn. In all, the Almera drive trip from Edaran Tan Chong Motor’s Southgate KL to Malacca... Read More

Toyota’s hybrid synergy system and Prius range exhibits at recent IGEM

  UMW Toyota Motor recently showcased the improved 3rd generation Toyota Prius and Prius c at the 3rd International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition and Conference Malaysia (IGEM) which was held from 10 – 13 October. Since the Prius and Prius c debut in ’09 and ’11, UMW Toyota Motor has delivered approximately 6,100 units of both Hybrid variants. The idea of participating in this international exhibition is to showcase and create public awareness for consumers and public awareness on Toyota’s world renowned Full Hybrid System technology. Apart from strongly supporting the government’s positive stance towards the environment, it... Read More


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