GM SEA to offer “Certified Chevrolet Pre owned cars” program in Malaysia

(The newest Naza Quest flagship showroom in Jalan Ampang KL) Chevrolet enthusiasts would be happy to note that in time to come Naza Quest Sdn Bhd., distributors of Chevrolet vehicles in Malaysia, will start offering Certified Chevrolet Pre-owned cars. With this initiative, the company believes that resale value of Chevrolet cars would draw higher demands and better second-hand value in the country. General Motors SEA (GM) will work hand-in-hand with Naza Quest to identify the appropriate outlets to act as the pilots for the “Certified Used Car” program. According to GM SEA President Martin Apfel, ““There will be around... Read More

Mazda3 reaches 3-millionth production units

The Mazda3 has recently reached a production milestone of 3 million units in just seven years and ten months since production of the first-generation model commenced. Mazda’s fastest-selling variant in its passenger car range has over 560,000 customers in the European continent alone, with approximately 80,000 of European owners driving the current generation introduced in 2009. The three-millionth Mazda3 is a Japanese-specification five-door hatchback with MZR-2.0L engine, i-stop and a Crystal White Pearl Mica exterior (above). Mazda3 is produced at three Mazda facilities globallly: the Hofu Plant in Yamaguchi, Japan; the Changan Ford Mazda Automobile (CFMA) plant in Nanjing,... Read More

Goodyear receives Most Improved Delivery award from Honda Malaysia

Goodyear, the leading tire manufacturer received the Most Improved Delivery Award for 2010 from Honda Malaysia recently. The award relates to Honda suppliers in the Original Equipment Tire Delivery category for Honda car models such as the Accord, City, Civic and the CRV. There were a total of 14 categories of awards given out by the car manufacturer. The inaugural award acknowledges the valuable support provided by Goodyear as a key supplier to Honda. It recognizes the immense improvement demonstrated by the leading tire manufacturer in the area of delivery. Goodyear’s performance was evaluated against various criteria that included... Read More

Quill Motor cars officially unveils Rolls-Royce PJ showroom

 Since the revelation of the Rolls-Royce Ghost in early 2010, Quiil Motorcars’ Rolls-Royce (RR) showroom in the heart of Petaling Jaya has been in existence prior to its official opening last week. The RR showroom adjacent to the BMW showroom is part of the distinctive Quill 9 building at Jalan Semangat in Petaling Jaya. The 224 square meter RR PJ showroom houses three popular RR variants and a lounge for customers to configure their car using color, wood and leather samples from the RR manufacturing plant at Goodwood, West Sussex, United Kingdom. The RR variants on display are predominantly... Read More

Amcorp Auto becomes the newest Volkswagen 3S Centre member

 Volkswagen Group Malaysia (VWGM) has recently received its latest 3S dealership in the form of the Amcorp Auto Sdn Bhd. The Amcorp Auto – VWGM tie-up marks Amcorp Group’s first venture into the automotive retailing market. Amcorp Auto’s new 3S showroom houses first and foremost; the complete and latest range of VW cars; customer service amenities; and repair and general service facilities. The Amcorp VW Jalan Ipoh 3S centre has met all current Volkswagen corporate standards and is located on a spacious stand-alone plot. It has 5000sq.ft of showroom space, 8000 sq. ft service area and a 7500 sq... Read More

The anticipated Peugeot RCZ arrives in town next week

 The Peugeot RCZ will be unveiled next week by Nasim Sdn Bhd. The Malaysian Peugeot distributor has confirmed it in an official statement. One of the most anticipated Peugeot variants and a multiple-award winner, the RCZ coupe is the French marque’s most sculptured and dynamic car yet. The new Peugeot 2+2 coupe will be available in both automatic and manual transmissions mated to a powerful twin-scroll turbocharged engine for the Malaysian market. The automatic variant produces 156 bhp and 240 Nm of torque, while the manual powered variant produces an blistering 200 bhp and 275 Nm of torque. Exterior-wise,... Read More

Proton’s new logistic hubs ring in farther progress for National carmakers

 The new Proton Edar and Konsortium hubs in Sijangkang and Tanjung Malim signify the two companies’ intent to create a one-stop centre for logistics, allocation, storage and services (CLASS) relative to its primary business endeavor The logistical hubs would serve Proton’s requirements to handle fast delivery of cars in the best possible condition for domestic and export markets. Proton Holdings’ Advisor former Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir and Group Managing Director Dato’ Sri Haji Syed Zainal Abidin Syed Mohamed Tahir were present to officiate the inauguration of the new hubs. Both Tun Mahathir and Syed Zainal then witnessed... Read More

GE-Naza signs pact to embark on strategic business interests

General Electric (GE) and NAZA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to confirm a pact to explore common initiatives of strategic interests from developing electric cars to general healthcare. Stuart Dean, GE’s CEO for the Asean region, and Zakaria Ismail, Naza’s Corporate Affairs Director, both put fheir signatures on the official documents to affirm the partnership which would include three main objectives; opportunities in the electric vehicle (EV) sector, the implementation of sustainable property development and opportunities in the healthcare services sector. Dean expressed that he expects strong synergies to result from the collaboration that will be an... Read More

New VW Sg. Besi showroom joins as the third member of Wearnes Automotive

As part of its continuous aim to delight customers with memorable experiences, Wearnes VW has opened its latest showroom at Jalan Dua in Sungai Besi, Kuala Lumpur. The new facility houses the state-of-the-art Volkswagen service and spare parts, and would provide the company’s premium shopping experience to customers, this side of KL City. Fronting the busy Jalan Tun Razak, the new Wearnes VW showroom is built to the latest Volkswagen global standards and is designed to amply showcase the latest line-up of Volkswagen cars and meet the rising interest in the brand. A unique feature of the Wearnes Sg.... Read More

Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max with innovative tread pattern & improved technology

In the age of Eco-tyres or ‘Green’ tyres, tyre companies around the globe are striving to cultivate the intricacies of fuel-efficiency, driving pleasure, safety and many relevant such features into their respective environmentally-friendly tyres. The newly introduced Assurance Fuel Max by Goodyear Malaysia Berhad follows the above intricacies evidently, the tyre is designed for passenger cars in the mid and premium markets, as well as for consumers who are looking for tyres that promote value, safety, fuel efficiency and maximum protection The Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max tyre could be viewed as a step-up from the Assurance tyre range, first... Read More

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