KLIMS Charity Day excites children from orphan and special homes

 The sixth day of the 2010 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) witnessed a memorable Charity Day for thirteen orphanages and special homes with as many as 250 children attending a special visit to KLIMS exhibition halls and a luncheon put together by the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) and Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC). In an effort to uphold more than just a Corporate Social Responsibilty (CSR) activity, MAA has intended to extend an unforgettable experience to the invited orphans and underprivileged children, and provide a small token of financial support to each of the homes. “We are very... Read More

Sonax makes a sound investment by participating in KLIMS ’10

Sonax, one of the premier Car Care or Detail exhibits at 1B42 of the 2010 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS), is providing visitors more than just regular promotions but an exclusive look at an authentic car polish, wax and finish. Having been hesitant to participate in KLIMS ’10 at first, Automail Sdn Bhd , the distributors of Sonax products in Malaysia, is cherishing its first ever tenure at KLIMS and has been very satisfied with the large crowd turn-out and response for Sonax car care products in the first six days of the Motor show. Mohd. Reza Ali... Read More

Mazda’s “Sustainable Zoom-Zoom” future and logo depictions

 In a global effort by automotive manufacturers all over the World, Mazda Motor Corporation has long been active and committed to a long-term vision for technology development called “Sustainable Zoom-Zoom” and is working to help achieve a sustainable future. Mazda’s immediate objectives towards sustainability is to create vehicles that deliver both the joy of driving and excellent environmental and safety performance. In addition, the Hiroshima-based company focuses on promoting efficient utilization of energy and reducing the volume of CO2 emitted in all aspects of the company’s production and distribution operations. Some of the key areas in realizing “Sustainable Zoom-Zoom”include;... Read More

KLIMS’ 3rd day buzz include Ferrari stand activities & Wonder On Wheels promo.

The 2010 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) hit an attendance record on its third day with registered visitors amounting to 48,000 and more (above right). The third day started with the Ferrari Owners’ Club Malaysia (FOCM) descending on one of Hall 3’s main exhibit, Naza’s Wonder on Wheels (above left). The Wonder on Wheels corner, of course, features the two latest Ferrari variants; the 458 Italia and California. As many as fourteen Ferrari cars from 360 Modena to 430 Spyder took part in the official KLIMS ’10 visitation. Upon arrival, some 20 members were greeted by Naza Group... Read More

Day 2 at KLIMS ’10, highlighting Hyundai and Mitsubishi Motors

 The 2010 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) day 2 continued to reap more and more visitors in the excess of thirty thousand, with thousands already queuing up when the doors opened at 10 a.m. on the dot at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) today. Hyundai Sime Darby Motors and Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia are the main exhibits at Hall 4 and we decided to get a close-up with their concept cars and production models both current and new. Hyundai, of course, is showcasing the facelifted Santa Fe (above) and new Avante (above right), as well as the ix-Metro... Read More

Successful kick-off to KLIMS ’10

The 2010 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) officially kicked off today at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) with an exclusive VIP and media preview. Officiated by the Minister of Transport Dato’ Seri Kong Cho Ha (above), KLIMS ’10 opens its doors to the public from tomorrow onwards until 12 December. KLIMS ’10, held once in a three-year period, is not to be missed by ardent auto enthusiasts, car buyers and just about anyone who’s keen about cars and bikes. This year’s theme features “We Care” to signify the dawning of Electric vehicles and Hybrid cars in Malaysia.... Read More

Change in the chain of command at Mercedes-Benz Malaysia

 Mercedes-Benz Malaysia President and CEO Peter Honegg, has been named Managing Director and CEO of Mercedes-BenzIndia, a position that he will assume in the first quarter of 2011. Roland S. Folger who is currently responsible for Market Management of Mercedes-Benz Vans in Stuttgart, Germany will succeed Honegg as Mercedes-BenzMalaysia’s President and CEO effective 1 February 2011. Mr. Folger brings with him 30 years of experience having held numerous positions within Daimler AG, Daimler Singapore and Mercedes-BenzUSA in sales, marketing and product management functions. Mr Honegg, who was appointed to his current post in 2006, is largely credited for the... Read More

Win Broquet and BorPower products at KLIMS ’10

 Motorsport Media Sdn Bhd., the official Online Motorsport Media for the 2010 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS ’10), will be giving away Goodyear merchandise, Broquet and BORPower products to registered and lucky KLIMS ’10 visitors at our booth situated at M4 (Hall 1). The KLIMS ’10 will take place at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) from 3 – 12 December, less than 4 days to go. Broquet and BORPower are relatively popular fuel saving and engine efficiency enhancement products that suit gasoline and diesel engines. Both products have been testified by industry experts for their acclaimed quality... Read More

Honda Malaysia conceptualizes Concept M for enthusiasts

Honda Malaysia today launched a series of special edition vehicles collectively known as the Concept M models. Named after the first letters of Honda’s official accessories partners ‘M’odulo and ‘M’ugen, this special fleet of cars are factory fitted with their respective accessories and are available exclusively in shades of white. According to Encik Rohime Shafie, President and Chief Operating Officer of Honda Malaysia, the Company is committed to continue to excite and fulfil customers’ demands in line with its goal to achieve Customer Satisfaction No. 1. As such, Concept M models are created to meet customers’ preference and expectations... Read More

Goodyear Malaysia introduces Goodyear Highway Helper iPhone App

 To stay one step ahead in the digital and social media sphere, Goodyear Malaysia has recently launched the Goodyear Highway Helper iPhone application and has even revamped its website to bring the brand even closer to consumers. The Goodyear Highway Helper, a free downloadable application from Apple iTunes, provides users with quick access to important contact information – such as emergency help, police, tow trucks and taxis. It also contains helpful car maintenance advice, safe driving tips and troubleshooting guides, along with dealer search functions. The Goodyear Highway Helper is equipped with fun, interactive games which can even be... Read More

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