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How do carmakers test engines to last the Nurburgring? [+video]

Ever figured how do car manufacturers test engines to last through the Nurburgring track? Doing it the conventional way of driving the car on the track itself is logistically taxing so car makers decided to build a rig instead. Check…

BMW racers claimed wins in both the Superbike and the Superstock class at Sepang

It was a successful start for the BMW Motorrad Motorsport racers, with two wins and a further podium finish at the recent 2017 Malaysia Superbike Championship (MSC). The event consists of five rounds and this weekend, the season opener was held at…

Richard Hammond Injured in Crash

11 years ago, the world waited for Richard Hammond to recover after a horrific crash whilst filming for an episode for Top Gear. After a whole lot of ruckus, whilst filming for The Grand Tour in Mozambique, The Sun reports that…

BMW isn’t worried about Tesla’s Model 3

In an interview with CarAndDriver, Ian Robertson, BMW’s head of sales and marketing, said the following. “In many ways, I’m very supportive of what Tesla has done. The world needs that sort of new competitor. That isn’t to say that we’re…

Tesla is discontinuing the Model S 60

Tesla is slowly removing the Model S 60 and 60D models from their lineup as more customers are choosing the 75kWh models instead. According to a report by The Verge and Electrek, Tesla sent a letter to owners and here…

Alibaba invests into AR Navigation System, WayRay [+video]

Chinese tech behemoth Alibaba has invested into a Swiss augmented reality navigation technology company in a $18million Series B funding round. It definitely seems that the automotive market is the next step for these technology companies such as Intel, NVidia…

Bosch teams up with NVidia in light of Intel merger

Bosch, the world’s largest automotive supplier, announced it is working with NVIDIA to develop artificial intelligence self-driving systems for mass market cars. This is in response to Intel’s recent buyout announcements with Mobileye. Bosch CEO Dr. Volkmar Denner unveiled the…

The Lotus Elise Sprint

Everyone calls the Lotus Elise a go-kart, lightweight and super low with raw feel. It was a great combination for the driving enthusiast but Lotus, however, felt unperturbed. They felt that the Lotus Elise can be lighter and the Lotus…

Boxersled, an AWD Cool Runnings [+video]

During the Geneva Motorshow, Subaru brought their WRX STI car to St Moritz to try out a new sport, Boxersled. Watching the Subaru barrel down the course seems oddly therapeutic. Driven by Mark Higgins using spiked tires, the car obviously…

Tesla Aims for a 5 minute Car Delivery Process

Tesla is preparing to start production of the hugely popular Model 3, which had garnered over 400,000 bookings in the US and one of the things it wants to avoid is investing into more infrastructure such as physical stores to…

Honda’s NM4 featured in Ghost in the Shell

For the upcoming acclaimed movie, Ghost in the Shell, based on a popular Japanese manga, Honda has been in support of the movie by providing their large motorcyle model “NM4”. The film “GHOST IN THE SHELL” is produced by DreamWorks…

Koenigsegg Says his V8 engine will last centuries

In an interview with Mate Petrany of Road & Track, CEO of Spyker, Victor Muller as well as Christian von Koenigsegg, the trio discussed the V8 engine which Koenigsegg was supplying to Spyker. Spyker which was looking for an engine replacement for…

Lexus Launches the New ‘LC’ Luxury Coupe in Japan, Coming Soon in Malaysia

Lexus has launched a very handsome looking car across Japan dubbed the LC luxury coupe. A quick check on Lexus’ Malaysia website shows that this model is coming soon in 2017. The coupe is equipped with elements that will be…

Audi’s Plants searched by German Prosecutors

Last Updated: 9.57am 17-Mar On Wednesday, German prosecutors searched Audi’s two biggest plants as well as other sites which are in connection to its parent company, Volkswagen, diesel-gate issue which gave rise some 18 months ago according to a report by…

Audi RS3 Sedan and Sportback

Audi is back with their RS3 and this time, as previously announced at the Paris Motor Show, the RS3 Sedan. Powered by Audi’s 2.5L TFSI engine, this accelerates the RS3 from o-100 in just 4.1 seconds. Whilst the sportback models…

Is this the new BMW M8?

Sources out there have been mentioning that BMW is finally resurrecting the M8 and we might see a new high-end M car in production. BMWBLOG broke the news earlier this week with the M8 due to arrive in 2019. There…

Intel buys self-driving technology firm Mobileye

Intel is putting its stake in the ground in the self-driving space by acquiring Mobileye, a self-driving technology company which is a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localisation and mapping for advanced…

The 2017 Toyota 860 Special Edition

Toyota has released another special limited edition version of the Toyota 86, this time calling it the 2017 Toyota 86 860 Special Edition. And no, there isn’t any force induction on it. “The 86 is recognized by enthusiasts for its…

Spotify & Waze Forms Partnership

There are many Waze users in Malaysia and thanks to a new partnership with Spotify, your travel journey can be filled with music. Well, I am sure that is already happening as the radio might be turned on, but for…

Force India sees pink

When it comes to Formula 1, the flashier you are, gets you a lot of views with the occasional stares. This time, Force India has taken that to heart and launched an all new pink livery for their 2017 Formula 1…

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