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Honda Civic takes on PDRM patrol car duties

We previously reported that the Royal Malaysia Force (PDRM) has put in an order of 425 units of the 2020 Honda Civic FC facelift to use as new patrol vehicles. Today, PDRM has received 30 units out of the 425 from Honda Malaysia.A ceremony was held to mark the occasion at the Ministry of Home Affairs’ office, Putrajaya. The Minister of Home Affairs, Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin, the Head of Police, Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador, and CEO of Spanco, Datuk Hamzah Mohd Salleh were in attendance.

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 5, 2020

2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series released - 740 PS & 800 Nm!

With the unveiling of the 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series, Mercedes-AMG finally gives its flagship supercar the Black Series treatment. It is also the most powerful V8-powered car ever from Mercedes-AMG.Like all Black Series cars AMG had released since 2006, this is no ordinary AMG GT. The masters at Affalterbach have managed to pull out an impressive 740 PS and 800 Nm from its newly-designed 4.0-litre flat V8 engine.Unlike previous Black Series models, the AMG GT Black Ser

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jul 17, 2020

Proton lancar edisi istimewa 2021 - Proton Saga R3, Proton Iriz R3, Proton Persona Black Edition dan Proton Exora Black Edition!

Proton memulakan tahun 2021 dengan bukan 1 tetapi 4 model edisi istimewa baharu untuk pelanggan. Varian edisi istimewa tersebut adalah Proton Saga R3, Proton Iriz R3, Proton Persona Black Edition dan Proton Exora Black Edition!Dalam majlis pelancaran edisi istimewa Proton yang berlangsung secara dalam talian tersebut, berikut adalah model-model yang telah dipertontonkan!Proton Saga R3Proton Saga R3 hadir dengan siluet yang mirip dengan Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun namun dengan sedikit tambahan.

Haris

Haris

Feb 18, 2021

This Honda CR-V Black Edition is a final hurrah before a new facelift model debuts

Launched in 2017, the Honda CR-V is due for a mid-lifecycle update soon. The US market model has received a very mild update last year but over in Japan, where the CR-V was launched a year later, in 2018, an update is not expected until 2021.Current Honda CR-V was launched in Malaysia in July 2017This Japan-only Honda CR-V Black Edition is the latest addition to the CR-V’s range in Japan, part of an effort to extend the life of the current model a little bit more until a more significant u

Hans

Hans

Jun 18, 2020

Spyshot: Proton Persona Black Edition bahagian luar, hanya 2,000 unit terhad?

Nampaknya model-model Proton edisi istimewa hanya perlu menunggu perasmian sahaja. Setibanya model tersebut di pusat jualan, kesemua gambar intipan kini bertebaran di media sosial.Terbaru, rakan media Careta menunjukkan model Proton Persona Black Edition namun tiada perubahan yang ketara pada bahagian luar dapat diulas.Tidak seperti edisi R3, model Proton Persona Black Edition menggunakan seragam gelap dengan jalur gangsa-coklat pada bahagian bumper hadapan bawah. Tona warna yang sama juga dapat

Haris

Haris

Feb 16, 2021

2020 Toyota Camry WS Black Edition celebrates the sedan’s 40th anniversary

Birthdays are always special and Toyota thinks so too, launching the Toyota Camry WS Black Edition in Japan to mark the Camry nameplate's 40th year anniversary. It’s based on the range-topping WS (Worldwide & Sporty) variant and features exclusive additions to give it more pizazz - most notably the Precious Black Pearl finish. Toyota says the colour is blended in such a way that the aluminium pigments help achieve a distinct contrast in different lighting conditions.

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 7, 2020

2021 Proton Persona “Black Edition” and Iriz “R3 Edition” coming next year?

We’ve seen the recent spyshots of the 2021 Proton Persona facelift as well as the 2021 Proton Iriz facelift. Now though, word on the grapevine is that there’ll be special editions of the duo.Photo credit: The AjerulStarting with the Proton Persona “Black Edition”, it is speculated to wear the same design theme as the Proton Saga Anniversary Edition, which was known internally as the “Black Edition” as well.The Proton Saga Anniversary Edition received a black p

Shaun

Shaun

Nov 24, 2020

This was what caused the heavy black smoke in Subang

Residents in Subang were treated to a spectacle of very thick black smoke rising into the sky over the weekend. The cause of the black smoke was an overturned tanker that burst into flames along the Kesas Expressway.The oil tanker was transporting about 20,000-litres of diesel and on its way to Shah Alam. According to The Star, the driver had lost control of his vehicle and crashed down the hill-slope.Fortunately, the driver managed to escape from the vehicle before it burst into flame

Jerrica

Jerrica

May 27, 2020

2021 Proton Iriz & Saga R3 Limited Edition, Persona & Exora Black Edition launched in Malaysia

Following a surprise announcement on Valentines Day, Proton has officially brought back the R3 moniker with the 2021 Proton Saga and Iriz R3 Limited Edition, both of which were launched alongside the 2021 Proton Persona and Exora Black Edition. Do they have any other claim to fame other than being your shot at getting a factory-painted black Proton, typically reserved for government use? Lets find out.2021 Proton Saga R3 Limited Edition - from RM 42kWhats new? R3 stickers, window banners, badgin

Sanjay

Sanjay

Feb 18, 2021

Hideyuki Miyakawa – Japan’s secret agent of car design you never heard of

The early days of the car industry was dictated by Europe and America. Germany invented the combustion engine and the automobile, Italy made the best bodies, while USA pioneered mass production and market segmentation.1917 Mitsubishi Model A was Japan's first passenger car, 22 units were made, none survived today. This is a replica.Although Nissan, Toyota, Mitsubishi, and Isuzu – the earliest of Japanese manufacturers - traced their history back to the 1930s, Japan didn’t enter t

Hans

Hans

May 31, 2020

2021 Proton Persona “Black Edition”和Iriz “R3 Edition”明年即将推出?

最近,网路上已经在流传2021 Proton Persona改款车和2021 Proton Iriz改款车的谍照了,不过,还有小道消息称,这两款车型可能还要推出特别版。图片来源:The Ajerul先从Proton Persona的“Black Edition”说起,它应该会有与Proton Saga Anniversary Edition相同的设计主题,后者在国内实际上也有着“Black Edition”的说法。Proton Saga Anniversary Edition的外观设计是黑色的车身和亮黄色的点缀装饰,这种黑黄双色的主题也延续到了车辆内装上。Proton Persona “Black Edition”预计也会沿用相同的设计思路,但与Saga Anniversary Edition不同,Persona应该会换装新的轮圈。对于Proton Iriz “R3 Edition”也是同理,它的外观和内装可能都会采用黑黄双色的设计主题,并换装新的轮圈。这两款车型预计都会在2021年发布,请

Rax

Rax

Nov 29, 2020

Leaked: Black 2021 Ford Ranger Raptor X - will True Red buyers regret their purchase?

Just over a month ago Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC) took the covers off the special edition 2021 Ford Ranger Raptor X. At that time, it was offered exclusively only in True Red but it seems that black will be an option soon. As far as these photos found on the Ford Ranger Raptor Malaysia group an offer a first impression, it looks like everything remains the same as it is on the red Ranger Raptor X.Also read: New 2021 Ford Ranger Raptor X is seeing Red in Malaysia, priced RM 6k moreThese incl

Sanjay

Sanjay

Apr 13, 2021

Are the Proton R3 and Black Edition models a distraction from the Perodua Ativa's (D55L) launch?

By the time you read this article, you’d probably be swamped with news of the incoming 2021 Perodua D55L. After all, Perodua has already opened bookings for the SUV (which might be is called Ativa) and it does have some interesting specs.While this year will see the focus shift to the second national’ carmaker, Proton doesn’t want Malaysians to direct their attention to the next big thing that also happened to be an SUV. So, mere days before Perodua opened the order books, the

CY Foong

CY Foong

Feb 20, 2021

2021 Proton Iriz & Saga R3 Limited Edition、Persona & Exora Black Edition正式上市

在情人节的突然发布中,同2021 Proton Persona和Exora Black Edition一起,Proton也发布了2021 Proton Saga和Iriz R3 Limited Edition,由此宣告了R3品牌的正式复活。而除了原本为政府特供的Proton原厂黑色车身外,它们究竟还有什么值得你入手的地方呢?让我们一起来看看吧。2021 Proton Saga R3 Limited Edition - RM 42k起跳有什么新东西? R3贴纸、车窗贴花和品牌标志 内装追加R3装饰件以及新的皮革座椅 限量2,000辆值得一提的是,这是继2012年的Satria Neo R3之后,第一辆换上了R3标志的Proton量产车型。可惜,这次的R3套件真的只有外观套件。除了和去年热卖的35th Anniversary Edition一样的黄色贴花以外,Saga R3 LE还追加了新的车窗贴花、品牌标志以及车身侧面的时尚拉花。“82”是致敬赢下S1K耐力赛的那辆SagaR3 LE的底子是1.3 Premium车型,因此它沿用了标准的15英寸轮圈,并换上了磨砂的

Rax

Rax

Feb 20, 2021

New 2021 Kia Stinger facelift unveiled, Gran Turismo car came to life

Kia Motors Corporation has finally released the first images of the new 2021 Kia Stinger facelift! Gran Turismo fans would find the new Stinger very familiar-looking, that’s because designers have worked to amplify and enhance the Stinger players have been piloting in the game since 2018!While the overall look of the new Stinger remains the same, it does get a new multifaceted reflector LED headlamps and LED daytime running lights (DRL). The headlamps also get darker smoked out c

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 18, 2020

Proton Iriz R3 dan Proton Persona ‘Black Edition’ bakal ditawarkan tahun 2021?

Proton IrizProton PersonaSpekulasi bahawa terdapat 2 model yang akan dikemaskini oleh Proton telah digembar-gemburkan oleh pengamal media. 2 model yang dimaksudkan adalah Proton Iriz dan Proton Persona.Melihat kepada model terhad Proton baru-baru ini iaitu Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun ke 35, ura-ura mengatakan bahawa kedua-dua Proton Iriz dan Proton Persona bakal mengenakan seragam yang sama.Proton Saga Anniversary Edition mengenakan warna hitam sepenuhnya dengan tona kuning minimal pada bahagia

Haris

Haris

Nov 25, 2020

Owner Review: My Perodua Kelisa - Great car for those who are thinking of getting their first car

** This article is the personal experience of a 2003 Perodua Kelisa 1.0GXi Manual owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Shermann Jit SinghMy small Little Kelisa is a first Generation Perodua Kelisa from the year of 2003 with the 1.0GXi  Manual variant. My SLK short for Small Little Kelisa had an engine swap last year due to the standard engine being old and was high in mileage by the previous owner caused it to give way, as the piston rings were the main culprit. I had

Owner Review

Owner Review

Sep 14, 2020

2020 Nissan Grand Livina gets a 'Sporty Package' in Indonesia, only available in black

Nissan just launched a bodykit for the 2020 Nissan Grand Livina in Indonesia. Essentially this 'Sporty Package' is just a kitted-up version of the current Livina which is a rebadged Mitsubishi Xpander. ExteriorRed painting coats the bumper lip, side skirts, side mirrors and rear diffusers for a sportier look. It only comes in black.Similar to the base variant, it has halogen headlights, dual LED position lamp, LED rear combination lamp and folding door mirrors.In

Brian

Brian

Jun 18, 2020

Proton lancar R3 dan Black Edition untuk curi perhatian daripada Perodua Ativa (D55L)?

2 jenama automotif domestik Malaysia akan melancarkan produk masing-masing dalam tempoh masa yang rapat. Proton akan melancarkan barisan model edisi istimewa pada 18 Februari 2021 manakala Perodua dijangka akan melancarkan Perodua D55L pada bulan Mac 2021.Dalam suatu dokumen yang tiba ke meja pengarang Wapcar.my, bahawa tempahan bagi Perodua D55L dijangka akan dibuka lebih awal, seawal minggu ini.Rantaian pelancaran / kemaskini yang dilakukan secara rapat bukan lagi suatu yang baharu. Ia adalah

Haris

Haris

Feb 16, 2021

Sun damage ruins the resale value of your car, here's how to prevent it

Leaving your car parked under the hot sun seems like a harmless thing to do. What’s the worst that could happen? Just a hot cabin, right? The truth is, the sun can damage your car after extended periods of exposure and this hurts the resale value of your car.Peeled clear coat. Photo: detailxpertsJust like our skin, the car’s paint, rubber parts, and upholstery can only withstand that much sun. Things dry up and age faster when exposed to UV rays. Visible effects of sun damage are: Ox

Arif

Arif

Apr 7, 2021

Covid-19: Can alcohol sanitizers be used to clean your car?

The answer is no, alcohol sanitizers or plain rubbing alcohol might be good products for disinfecting our bodies and household surfaces, but alcohol will damage the material that are used to build the interior of the car.After rubbing hand sanitizer that is largely made up of alcohol on your hands you feel a distinct dryness to your skin. That’s because alcohol dries up anything it comes in contact with.Since our car interiors are made up of materials such as leather, plastics, vinyl, and

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 24, 2020

Perodua Myvi is still the best-selling car in Malaysia in 2019

There is a lot of hate online surrounding the Perodua Myvi for its subpar driving experience and subpar perceived quality. But Perodua’s sales number for 2019 paints a different story.Perodua sold 240,341 cars in 2019 and the Myvi emerged as the company’s best-seller followed by the Axia, Bezza, Aruz and Alza. This is a year-on-year jump of 13,098 units (+5.8%) compared to 2018.Sales breakdown are as follows: Model Units Perodua Myvi 81,966

Adrian Chia

Adrian Chia

Jan 21, 2020

Mercedes-AMG GT R F1 safety car gets colourful new look

After months of delay due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Formula 1 season is set to return this weekend in Austria. While fans can’t wait to see the likes of Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel, and Max Verstappen returning to the track, there is one important car that helps to keep things under control when there’s an accident on the track or when the weather is bad, and that's the safety car.Mercedes-AMG has been the official safety car manufacturer for nearly 25 y

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jul 3, 2020

Remember this BMW M5 chasing down a land speed record car ad? It has come to life!

Remember this ad of the BMW M5 camera chaser car filming a land speed record car in the early 2000s? The ad was made to showcase the M5 as the “fastest saloon on the planet”. Fast forward to 2020, this ad has become reality as a video producer converted a BMW M5 into the perfect camera car.Dubbed “The Bavarian Ranch Hand”, this 2002 E39 BMW 5 Series M5 is a purpose-built camera chaser car capable of capturing car-to-car footages at speeds over 200

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 14, 2020

Used Car Guide: RM 20k for a used Proton Preve, should you consider it?

When it made its debut in 2012, the Proton Preve was the most affordable C-segment sedan on the market and the spec-sheet was rather impressive as well. So, is it worth your consideration as a used car?During its 8-year run, the Preve was updated twice but remained largely the same. It also helped Proton reach numerous milestones such as achieving the brand’s first 5-star rating at the Australasian New Car Assessment Programme (ANCAP).The Preve was also well-liked for its 1.6-litre CamPro

Jerrica

Jerrica

Nov 7, 2020

A new car with Android Auto from just RM50k? Here's the list of the cheapest cars with it

It is no surprise that I am a strong believer of Android Auto – it encompasses everything you could possibly ask for in an infotainment system, including voice command, navigation, and music streaming.There's no need to fawn over the Proton X70's voice command, which we have to add, doesn't come with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay. With Android Auto, you use voice control to read/reply WhatsApp messages and enter a destination to Google Maps or Waze, as well as selecting your pl

Eric

Eric

Dec 5, 2019

Review: 2019 Proton Exora, old car with new tricks, still good enough?

(2019 Proton Exora Premium Price & Specs | Gallery)The Exora is Protons family car option launched in 2009 and currently the brands only MPV.In its 10-year production, the MPV went through 3 updates that saw the addition of the turbocharged (but still port injection) engine (Exora Bold) in 2011 and a cosmetic update in 2017. The latest rendition you see here was introduced in 2019, and it also updates the Proton Exora interior.Upgrades in this cycle saw mostly tech additions like the headlin

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 6, 2019

The world's most popular car colour for 2020 is white!

A report by Axalta, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, revealed that the most popular automotive colour in the world is none other than white. Looks like white is not only popular in Malaysia but all over the world as well.According to the report, white colour vehicles has a 38 percent of the market share followed by the colour black, which has a 19 percent market share.The popularity of the colour grey has grown by 2 percent this year compared to 2019, the colour follows c

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 20, 2020

Final edition Honda S660 Modulo X Version Z sold out! The little kei sports car is no more

Honda Motor has announced that the 2021 Honda S660 Modulo X Version Z is now sold out. Bookings were opened on 12-March and in just slightly more than 2 weeks, every single unit (total allocation undisclosed) of the 6-speed manual-only final hurrah edition of the little kei sports car has been snapped up.Other lesser variants of the S660, including the CVT-automatic ones, are still availble. Production of the S660 will end on March 2022.With prices starting from JPY 3,150,400, the S660 Modulo X

Hans

Hans

Mar 30, 2021

Fancy designing a car? Porsche’s head of design shares some tips

Michael Mauer is Porsche’s head of design since 2004. He’s the man responsible for pretty much all Porsche models you see today, from the Porsche Cayenne to the 918 Spyder.As we’re all under the Movement Control Order (MCO), perhaps you’ve been thinking of attempting some car sketches of your own. But where do you even begin? Well, Michael Mauer is sharing some of the tricks.First you start with the wheels. One of the challenges of drawing a car is defining the wheel

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 17, 2020