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  • This is why we should lock our cars the moment we get inside

    Though it has been warned over and over by parents, relatives and the kepoh auntie next door, many of us still neglect to lock our cars the moment we get into it. For this lady, after the incident of a stranger trying to force his way into her car in a mall parking lot, she is thankful that she has the practice down pat.The terrifying incident happened in Mid Valley Megamall car park on the 6th of August. According to the lady’s Facebook post, she was taking a quick rest in her car after h

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Aug 12, 2020

  • Spied: 2020 Nissan Almera in white, spotted again in Putrajaya!

    Just days ago, a photo of the all-new 2020 Nissan Almera testing on Malaysian roads sans camouflage surfaced on the internet. Now another set of photos have surfaced, giving us a look at how the upcoming B-segment sedan will look like in white.The photos were sent to our friends over at PanduLaju by one of their readers. Unlike the previous spy shot, the Almera in this photo has trade plates hanging off the back but, unfortunately, the photos were taken a little too far away for us to take a clo

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Aug 12, 2020

  • Proton X50 teased by dealer in Kuching? No, not really

    After months of spy shots and speculations, we finally have an official teaser of the upcoming 2020 Proton X50. But wait! The "teaser" was uploaded on a Facebook page operated by a Proton dealer in Kuching and has since been deleted.Based on the headlights along with Proton's Infinite Weave grille on the SUVs in the darkened image, we are looking at both the Proton X70 and Proton X50. Our friends over at Funtastiko confirms that the car in front is ind

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Aug 12, 2020

  • UMW Toyota teams up with Bank Rakyat to introduce new financing scheme

    UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has a few new financing schemes to offer all car buyers who are taking advantage of the recent SST exemption to buy cars. The new financing schemes are a collaboration with Bank Rakyat and will offer attractive financing packages to all Malaysians aged between 18 to 65 years old.The new financing packages are arranged to follow Islamic financing principle and consist of 2 types of financing options; An-Naqlu 1 and An-Naqlu 2.An-Naqlu 1 offers 90 percent financing and foll

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Aug 12, 2020

  • 2020 VW Tiguan Allspace launched in Malaysia, 7 seats, up to 220 PS, from RM 164k

    Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia has just launched the new 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace. Two variants are available – the 1.4-litre Highline and the 2.0-litre R-Line. The Tiguan Allspace is locally-assembled (CKD) in Pekan. The 7-seater Tiguan Allspace competes with other 7-seater SUVs including the Mitsubishi Outlander and Mazda CX-8.Prices shown doesn't include SSTPrices start from RM 164,430 for the Tiguan Allspace Highline while the Tiguan Allspace R-Line is priced from RM 208

    CY Foong

    CY Foong

    Aug 12, 2020

  • New 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line open for booking in Malaysia, est RM210k

    Today, Volkswagen Malaysia launched the 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line alongside the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace and the Volkswagen Arteon R-Line. At an estimated price of RM 210,000, the Passat R-line is now available for booking. The locally-assembled Volkswagen Passat R-Line is rivalled by other D-segment saloons like the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord.Price The R-line variant is a step above the Elegance Variant.Volkswagen Passat 2.0 TSI R-line – est RM210,000 (Pr

    Arif

    Arif

    Aug 12, 2020

  • Bestune B70 is the coming of age of China cars!

    Newly rebranded Chinese car brand, Bestune, is proud to debut their newest flagship sedan, the 2020 Bestune B70, and we have to say that it is probably the best-looking fastback car from China ever.The new B70 is a far more upmarket vehicle than its predecessor that was discontinued back in 2019 due to poor sales. Back then, the B70 was sold under the brand Besturn, but FAW, the owner of the Bestune brand, has since rebranded the marque.Other than a newly minted name, the B70 also looks radicall

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Aug 12, 2020

  • 2020 VW Arteon launched in Malaysia: 190 PS, 320 Nm, priced from RM 221k

    Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has launched the new VW Arteon in Malaysia at the Volkswagen Tour today at 1 Utama. Locally assembled (CKD) in Pekan, Pahang, the Malaysian market Arteon gets the 2.0 TSI R-Line, priced at RM 221,065. Performance The Arteon shares the same front-wheel drive powertrain as the VW Passat Elegance 2.0 TSI and has 190 PS and 320 Nm from the 2.0-litre TSI mill that is paired to a 7-speed wet-type dual-clutch automatic transmission

    Sanjay

    Sanjay

    Aug 12, 2020

  • Hyundai establishes Ioniq as a dedicated EV brand; first new car to come by 2021

    Ioniq is now a brand of its own! Hyundai Motor Company launched the Ioniq brand as a branch dedicated to electric vehicles (EV) as a response to the fast-growing market demand for eco-friendly mobility.The term “Ioniq” is no stranger to us. It was first coined as a long-term research project Hyundai will be working on to develop the company’s eco-friendly mobility sector.This resulted in the world’s first and only model that offers 3 electrified powertrain options; namely

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Aug 11, 2020

  • Leaked: All-new 2021 Subaru Levorg detailed. Malaysia launch in 2021?

    A couple of months after we saw the all-new 2021 Subaru Levorg appearing undisguised on the streets of Japan, we now know how it looks courtesy of a couple of leaks on Japanese media. It continues the recent trend of production cars looking similar to their concept counterparts as the all-new Levorg looks virtually unchanged from the concept shown at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show.Sources also reported that the Levorg will come in several trims, however what’s named here are

    Sanjay

    Sanjay

    Aug 11, 2020