Tesla looks internally to start testing autonomous vehicles

Tesla has always been touting its autopilot program as somewhat a stepping stone towards a proper and complete autonomous program for their existing cars. Whilst incidents around the US which have claimed lives in numerous accidents, Tesla still maintains its…

Malaysia to host its first Asia GT Festival in March 2019

Country Heights and its partner, Goldenport Enterprises today announced that Malaysia will host its first Asia GT Festival from 15 -17 March 2019 at Sepang International Circuit (SIC). The racing festival will see over 30 GT cars from all around…

Volvo Trucks focuses on safety not just within the truck but on the roads as well

Volvo Trucks Malaysia continues to emphasise its commitment to safety through its two hallmark campaigns; “Stop Look Wave” and “See and be Seen”. Aimed at road users, in particular children and cyclists, these safety campaigns intend to raise awareness of…

Toyota develops “Total-care Service” Designed for Ride-hailing Companies

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announces today “Total-care Service,” a pioneering set of mobility services specially designed for ride-hailing companies. Working with ride-hailing companies, Total-care Service will enable Toyota to leverage onboard telematics data through a shared information platform and provide…

Mercedes-Benz’s entry level G-Class, the G 350 d

The first vehicles of the new G-Class have been conquering the world’s off-road trails since June. The cross-country vehicle convinces with performance, safety, modern assistance systems and excellent handling. The powertrain line-up is now being expanded with an efficient diesel…

Find out about BMW’s Autonomous Driving effort from Elmar Frickenstein

In September 2017, you and your team moved to the Autonomous Driving Campus in Unterschleissheim. What prompted the BMW Group’s decision to create this new site? We are currently experiencing the largest paradigm shift in the history of the automotive…

Nissan to make special GT-R celebrating partnership with Naomi Osaka

Nissan will start taking orders Dec. 20 for a special edition Nissan GT-R launched to commemorate the company’s partnership with tennis Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka. You might be familiar with the name especially after the whole controversy between Serena Williams…

BMW to showcase Virtual drive in the BMW Vision iNEXT

At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the BMW Group will showcase the future of driving pleasure and the potential of digital connectivity in a variety of different ways. From January 8-11 2019, visitors will have their…

Ford’s Driving Skills for Life Programme Equips Drivers in Malaysia with Training to Stay Safe

Ford and its local distribution partner, Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), recently hosted its third safe driver training this year to corporate partners and members of the public through Ford’s global Driving Skills for Life (DSFL) programme. The training sessions…

‘Michael 50’, Schumacher exhibition to open at Ferrari Museum

The Ferrari Museum is dedicating a special exhibition to Michael Schumacher, which will open on the occasion of his 50th birthday on 3 January 2019. It is intended both as a celebration and a mark of gratitude to the most…

Volvo Car Malaysia marks re-entry with the grand opening in Kuching

Volvo Car Malaysia, the premium car maker, together with its appointed dealer, Fotroende Automobile, marked a decade-long re-entry into Sarawak with the grand opening of Volvo Kuching – a full-fledged 3S centre (Sales, Service, and Spare Parts) prominently located along…

Nissan switches on largest collective solar roof in the Netherlands

Move away Tesla, everyone else is hot on your heels. From electric cars to electric powered solar roofs. Competition has finally caught the wind and is after you. Nissan from the far east is one of them but it isn’t…

Volvo and KidZania imparts road safety education to more than 90,000 school children

Volvo in collaboration with KidZania Kuala Lumpur, continues to bring road safety education to schools in Malaysia. The partnership between Volvo Trucks, Volvo Cars and KidZania began in 2017 and has helped educate over 90,000 children in two years. Through…

Aston Martin Valkyrie V12 Turns the Hypercar engine up to 11,100

With the development of its new V12 progressing apace the time is right to reveal some closely guarded secrets of the Aston Martin Valkyrie’s extraordinary powerplant. Developed in conjunction with longtime technical partner Cosworth, the new V12 had to satisfy…

Goodyear Ends 2018 with Some Sideways Action

With less than 14 days left in 2018, Goodyear Malaysia celebrates not only a successful year, but an exciting one as well. The finale of the Battle of the Clubs (BOTC) 2018 was held, after 14 car clubs battled it…

Mercedes-Benz receives award from Euro NCAP for their A-Class

The new A-Class from Mercedes-Benz has undergone European NCAP crash tests, and achieved outstanding results in them. As a result, it was awarded the top rating of five stars. “This Euro NCAP award, which we are delighted about, is recognition…

BMW’s ultra-fast charging technology, FastCharge

The industrial companies involved in the research project “FastCharge” yesterday presented the latest advancements in the field of fast and convenient energy supply for electrically powered vehicles. The prototype of a charging station with a capacity of up to 450…

Is INFINITI producing a fully electric crossover?

INFINITI will preview a vision for its first fully electric crossover at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit in January – revealing a new form design language for electrification, infused with Japanese DNA. INFINITI made its global…

BMW Group extends mobility service offer in China by launching a Ride-Hailing business based in Chengdu

Today, the BMW Group announced the launch of its Ride-Hailing service in Chengdu, the capital city of the Chinese province Sichuan as part of its premium mobility brand ReachNow. The BMW Group is the first foreign company in China to…

Volvo Trucks Malaysia To Deliver 28 Trucks to Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd

Volvo Trucks Malaysia handed over brand new Volvo trucks to Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd in an official handover ceremony held at their HQ in Lukut, Port Dickson. The handover saw 17 units delivered to Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd, with an…

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