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Apple shares a 7-page safety report on their self-driving car

After some initial PR nightmare which put Apple at the last spot when it comes to the progress of self-driving cars, Apple has shared a 7-page report to the National Highway Traffic Safety…

Toyota Australia releases statement regarding a hacking attempt

Toyota Australia has released a press statement clarifying and confirming that they have been a victim of a malicious cyber attack and are working to contain the issue. Here is the statement in full. Toyota Australia can confirm it has…

Electric Truck Maker, Rivian, Announces $700M Investment Round Led by Amazon

Rivian has been making waves lately because it was another electric vehicle company other than Tesla. What sets Rivian apart is that they focus on smaller trucks. Not like a semi which Tesla is making but rather pickup trucks. Some…

Blind Mechanic Drives Car for the First Time in His Life [+video]

Bart Hickey has been a car mechanic for 30 years. He runs his own workshop in Alsip, Illinois (USA). But he has never driven a car himself – because Bart Hickey is blind. He has one big dream: to step…

Two new V6 engines for the Audi Q8

Audi is expanding the engine line-up for its luxury SUV, the Q8, by adding two V6 engine versions. Beginning now, customers can also order the Q family’s top model with a powerful 3.0 TFSI and an additional variant of the…

Honda Begins F1 Pre-season Testing

In preparation for the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship, which gets underway with the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne, on March 17, all ten F1 teams now have just 8 days of pre-season testing, starting from today February 18 to…

Mercedes-Benz’s road to zero-emission driving

Sustainability is one of the core principles in the corporate strategy of Daimler AG, and also a measure of Daimler’s commercial success. The commitment not only relates to the products, but to the entire value creation process. This is why…

Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign debuts in the Middle East

The Dubai Autodrome is the latest venue on the world tour for the stunning Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign, as the ultimate expression of the GT-R nameplate debuts in the Middle East. “Continuing our long and proud motorsport heritage in the Middle…

Range Rover Sport adds straight six turbo charged engine

The Range Rover Sport effortlessly combines dynamic on-road handling, luxurious refinement and trademark Land Rover all-terrain capability. The introduction of an all-new 400PS in-line six-cylinder 3.0-litre petrol engine enhances performance, refinement and responses along with improved fuel economy. Available initially…

Ford Ranger Explore & Experience Roadshow Offers Great Deals and Fun Family Activities for the Weekend

Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), the sole distributor of Ford in Malaysia, today announced the ‘Ford Ranger Explore & Experience Roadshow’ which will run in February until March. Held at participating Ford showrooms, visitors will be able to explore and…

Tesla introduces Dog Mode and Sentry Mode

Have you ever needed to quickly run into a shop to pick something up but you worry about your pets who are with you in the car and you can’t bring them down? Have no fear, Tesla is here to…

Apple explains disengagement report in a letter to the DMV

In a letter sent to the DMV, Apple via their Senior Director of Autonomous Systems Engineering, Jaime Waydo, sought to explain their disengagement report and to shed some clarity over it. As we have covered yesterday, based on just numbers…

Honda teases first glimpse of the interior of their new electric vehicle

Honda has revealed an interior image of its new compact electric vehicle prototype. Whilst we do not know what else is in store for it but the theme for interiors these days seem to be a large display panel across…

Mercedes gives the V-Class a new facelift

In 2014, the Mercedes-Benz V-Class premiere saw a completely new approach to design, value appeal, comfort and safety being introduced into the MPV segment. The concept went on to be a true success: proof of this can be found in…

Apple’s Autonomous Technology seems to be the worst?

The one thing which Apple isn’t so secretive about isn’t related to the latest iPhone or Mac but rather their autonomous driving technology effort. That is because of the Department of Motor Vehicle in California, which requires all companies testing…

Hyundai Motor Sweeps Twin Wins at iF Design Award 2019

Hyundai Motor Company has been recognized for its cutting-edge vehicle design at the world-renowned iF Design Award 2019 for the fifth straight year. The Palisade and Le Fil Rouge concept vehicle each won the Automobiles/Vehicles category at the eminent competition…

Ferrari Monza SP2 named “Most Beautiful Supercar of the Year 2018” at Paris Festival Automobile International

The Ferrari Monza SP2 has been named the Most Beautiful Supercar of 2018 by a panel of expert judges at the 34th Paris Festival Automobile International. The prestigious award was presented at a ceremony at the city’s Hotel National des…

The New Audi TT RS Coupé and the New Audi TT RS Roadster [gallery]

The Audi TT model series has always been a sleek car, once dubbed as a car for hairstylists has now been shed as the TT series becomes a car which everyone wants to have. This time around, Audi Sport took…

The BMW M850i xDrive Coupe First Edition

The new BMW 8 Series Coupe is able in a unique way to inspire with its dynamic driving characteristics, whilst at the same time fascinating with luxurious equipment features and a sporty, elegant design. Moreover, maximum exclusiveness is also guaranteed…

Toyota Updates its THUMS Virtual Crash Dummy Software

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Toyota Central R&D Labs, Inc. today release Version 6 of the Total Human Model for Safety (THUMS*) virtual crash dummy software. Researched and developed for over 20 years by the two companies, THUMS simulates detailed…

Mazda Unveils MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition in Racing Orange

Mazda Motor Corporation showcased the global unveiling of the Mazda MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition at the Chicago Auto Show, which runs from Feb. 7-18. After 30 years and with more than 1 million examples sold, Mazda feels that the…

The Maserati Winter Experience

The Maserati Winter Experience set off in spectacular style with the “Snow Polo World Cup” in St. Moritz, of which Maserati is Team Sponsor and Official Car. The Winter activities of the Trident brand include events, test drives and displays…

Hyundai Motor Unveils i30 Fastback N WorldSBK Safety Car Ahead of 2019 Season

Hyundai Motor announced its customized i30 Fastback N will be the Official Safety Car of the 32nd season of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK). Unveiled today, the i30 Fastback N safety car stands out with a livery derived…

Volvo Car Malaysia appoints Nalin Jain as its new Managing Director

Volvo Car Malaysia is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Nalin Jain as the new Managing Director of Volvo Car Malaysia. Mr Jain will continue the responsibilities of the current Managing Director, Mr Lennart Stegland, starting March 1, 2018. Prior…

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