News – Autofreaks.com https://www.autofreaks.com Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:29:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.3 2017 Toyota Vios teased, could debut next week! https://www.autofreaks.com/news/2017-toyota-vios-teased-could-debut-next-week/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/2017-toyota-vios-teased-could-debut-next-week/#comments Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:29:23 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119696 2017_Toyota_Vios_TeaserToyota may have given the Vios a new powertrain a couple of months back, but visually the updated Vios is virtually indistinguishable from the model before it. A lone photo depicting the facelifted Toyota Vios surfaced a couple of hours ago, indicating that Toyota Thailand has some plans in store. Though the photo shows only …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/2017-toyota-vios-teased-could-debut-next-week/feed/ 1 Spied! 2017 Toyota C-HR spotted again in Thailand with updated details https://www.autofreaks.com/news/spied-2017-toyota-c-hr-spotted-again-in-thailand-with-updated-details/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/spied-2017-toyota-c-hr-spotted-again-in-thailand-with-updated-details/#respond Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:31:57 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119662 2017_Toyota_C-HR_Spied_Thailand_3Toyota’s upcoming compact SUV called the C-HR has been caught in Thailand again, and some reports have said that the new model may not arrive this year. Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (TMMIN) vice president has reportedly said that the Toyota C-HR won’t be assembled in Indonesia this year. He added that Toyota Indonesia is currently studying …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/spied-2017-toyota-c-hr-spotted-again-in-thailand-with-updated-details/feed/ 0 Perodua Axia Facelift Launched At The MYPerodua Nation Carnival https://www.autofreaks.com/news/perodua-axia-facelift-launched-at-the-myperodua-nation-carnival/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/perodua-axia-facelift-launched-at-the-myperodua-nation-carnival/#respond Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:22:28 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119661 EMY_0283At the MYPerodua Nation carnival, which kicks off from today until 22nd January, Perodua has officially launched its Axia facelift to the public. The new Perodua Axia facelift, which includes a new VVT-I engine – an improvement compared with its current KR Engine as well as improved features, is now available across all 181 Perodua sales showrooms …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/perodua-axia-facelift-launched-at-the-myperodua-nation-carnival/feed/ 0 Penang Man Wins A Perodua Bezza for Test Drive and Win Contest https://www.autofreaks.com/news/penang-man-wins-a-perodua-bezza-for-test-drive-and-win-contest/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/penang-man-wins-a-perodua-bezza-for-test-drive-and-win-contest/#respond Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:41:22 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119651 EMY_0436A casual test drive turned into a lucky corner for Mr Law Soon Hee, 26, when we was chosen to be the winner of Perodua’s “Test Drive and Win” short message service (SMS) contest which ran from October to December last year. Mr Law received the new Perodua Bezza 1.3L Advance Variant at the MYPerodua …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/penang-man-wins-a-perodua-bezza-for-test-drive-and-win-contest/feed/ 0 Audi Celebrates Eight Millionth Quattro-equipped Car Production Milestone https://www.autofreaks.com/news/audi-celebrates-eight-millionth-quattro-equipped-car-production-milestone/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/audi-celebrates-eight-millionth-quattro-equipped-car-production-milestone/#respond Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:45:45 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119645 A170165_mediumAudi is celebrating a special milestone this year with the production of its 8 millionth Audi with quattro-drive rolling off at the company’s new production line in San José Chiapa. The milestone car is a garnet red Audi Q5 2.0 TFSI quattro. Quattro technology made its debut in 1980, and today it is available in more than …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/audi-celebrates-eight-millionth-quattro-equipped-car-production-milestone/feed/ 0 Nissan Note slated to hit Indonesian shores soon https://www.autofreaks.com/news/nissan-note-slated-to-hit-indonesian-shores-soon/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/nissan-note-slated-to-hit-indonesian-shores-soon/#respond Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:26:15 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119608 2017_Nissan_Note_Thailand_1Nissan Motor Thailand unveiled the updated Nissan Note in the kingdom a couple of days ago, and it seems that the boss of Nissan Indonesia is keen to bring the Note into Indonesia. By taking advantage of the ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) program, the Nissan Note will be challenging the likes of the Honda Jazz …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/nissan-note-slated-to-hit-indonesian-shores-soon/feed/ 0 Takata Air Bag Rupture Injures Honda Fit Driver in Japan https://www.autofreaks.com/news/takata-air-bag-rupture-injures-honda-fit-driver-in-japan/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/takata-air-bag-rupture-injures-honda-fit-driver-in-japan/#respond Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:33:52 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119596 Honda_Takata_SRS_AirbagHonda has confirmed yet another case of a Takata airbag inflator rupture incident, which resulted in a minor injury involving a driver in Japan. According to the Japanese automaker, the rupture occurred in the passenger-side air bag of one of its Fit (Jazz here) compact multi-purpose vehicles late last month. The airbag inflated with excessive force, …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/takata-air-bag-rupture-injures-honda-fit-driver-in-japan/feed/ 0 Fortune And Adventure Await This Weekend at MINI Bangsar https://www.autofreaks.com/news/fortune-and-adventure-await-this-weekend-at-mini-bangsar/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/fortune-and-adventure-await-this-weekend-at-mini-bangsar/#respond Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:04:38 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119593 The New MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition (1)Mark your calenders folks! From Saturday, 21st January to Sunday, 22nd January, MINI Ingress Auto Bangsar will open its doors to celebrate the Year of Fire Rooster with amazing deals and rebates. Here, you’ll stand the chance to drive home a brand new MINI with up to RM 30,000 in rebates and be entitled to open a fortune …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/fortune-and-adventure-await-this-weekend-at-mini-bangsar/feed/ 0 Singapore’s First-Ever Hypercar To Debut in Geneva [+video] https://www.autofreaks.com/news/singapores-first-ever-hypercar-to-debut-in-geneva-video/ https://www.autofreaks.com/news/singapores-first-ever-hypercar-to-debut-in-geneva-video/#respond Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:57:47 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119586 Dendrobium (2)Singapore electric mobility experts, Vanda Electrics, who are well-known for their electric commercial vehicles and an e-scooter is set to debut the Dendrobium, the country’s first ever fully-electric hypercar. Making its global debut on March 7th at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, this high performance two-seater concept mixes striking design with the latest in e-powertrain development. According to Vanda Electrics, Dendrobium’s high-tech …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/news/singapores-first-ever-hypercar-to-debut-in-geneva-video/feed/ 0 PSA: PLUS Offers 50% Toll Rebate During CNY! https://www.autofreaks.com/travel/psa-plus-offers-50-toll-rebate-during-cny/ https://www.autofreaks.com/travel/psa-plus-offers-50-toll-rebate-during-cny/#respond Thu, 19 Jan 2017 02:30:41 +0000 https://www.autofreaks.com/?p=119577 Toll LDPIn conjunction with the upcoming Lunar New Year holidays, operator of the North-South Expressway (NSE), PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) has identified several strategies to distribute traffic and to help assist the public to enjoy a smoother journey. PLUS anticipates that 1.6 million vehicles will be plying the NSE on every Peak Day during the festive season. …]]> https://www.autofreaks.com/travel/psa-plus-offers-50-toll-rebate-during-cny/feed/ 0