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Honda Malaysia to hit 900,000 cumulative unit sales, giving away nine cars

Honda Malaysia set to hit 900,000 cumulative unit sales in Q3 2019 Road to 900,000th Unit Milestone Campaign - Nine Honda models to be given away as prizesEstablished in 2002 as a joint venture between Honda Motor Co., DRB-Hicom, Honda Malaysia, and Oriental Holdings, Honda Malaysia has come a long since it first locally-assembled a CR-V at the company’s plant in Melaka in 2003.The company is expected to reach a new milestone of achieving 900,000 units in cumulative sales by the third qua

Robert

Robert

Jul 30, 2019

2020 BMW R 18 First Edition dilancarkan. Cruiser moden 1,800 cc BMW bermula dari RM 149,500

BMW Motorrad Malaysia hari ini telah melancarkan 2020 BMW R 18 First Edition terhad sebanyak 18 unit saja di Malaysia. 2020 BMW R 18 menyertai barisan model motosikal BMW Motorrad di Malaysia dan menandakan ketibaan model cruiser BMW ke pasaran ini.Sekilas pandang, 2020 BMW R 18 First Edition mengambil inspirasi dari warisan cruiser BMW sebelum ini iaitu BMW R5 tetapi dengan secubit teknologi terkini sebagai pelengkap.Kemasan krom memenuhi segenap penjuru motosikal ini seperti lampu hadapan, ekz

Haris

Haris

Oct 9, 2020

BMW R 1250 GS milik UTK, memang padu dan menggerunkan!

Tiada keraguan, jentera BMW R 1250 GS sememangnya abang besar dalam segmen motosikal Adventure dan berikutan itu, ia menjadi pilihan kepada Unit Tindakan Khas (UTK) Polis Diraja Malaysia (PDRM).Sebagai informasi, UTK baru-baru ini menambah asetnya bagi menangani ancaman pengganas terutama di kawasan Lembah Klang dengan pembelian 24 unit jentera hebat berkenaan.Berbalik kepada BMW R 1250 GS, berikutan kemampuan dan ketahanan hebatnya selain jenama BMW Motorrad itu sendiri, ia menjadi pilihan kepa

Khairil

Khairil

Feb 13, 2021

More Europeans are buying Hyundai i30N than BMW M135i

The Hyundai i30N is the third best-selling hot hatch in Europe, according to data compiled by Jato Dynamics’ analyst Felipe Munoz.In the first half of 2020, Europe’s performance/hot hatch segment remains overwhelmingly dominated by the Volkswagen Golf GTI, which sold 5,640 units in the first six months of 2020.Following far behind is the Mercedes-AMG A35, with 3,611 units delivered. Trailing closely behind the A35 is the Hyundai i30N, with 3,425 units delivered.The BMW M135i and Ford

Hans

Hans

Aug 17, 2020

EON makes a comeback with nine Proton dealerships and a new logo

When DRB-Hicom consolidated EON (Edaran Otomobil Nasional Bhd) with Proton Edar in 2012, EON was no longer a Proton dealer. Now though, EON has announced their return to selling Proton cars, plus a new logo.This comes after reports of Proton undergoing a restructuring exercise to focus on manufacturing while leaving retail to dealers like EON. In the announcement, EON stated that the company now owns nine dealerships that were previously owned by Proton Edar.Four of the branches are located with

Shaun

Shaun

Nov 2, 2020

BMW R 18 Classic, S 1000 RR 2021 rasmi tiba di Malaysia. Harga RM 154,500 dan RM 121,500!

BMW Motorrad Malaysia secara rasmi memperkenalkan dua model jentera berkuasa tingginya iaitu Kruiser BMW R 18 Classic dan Superbike BMW S 1000 RR bagi versi 2021 di pasaran tempatan, hari ini.Bagi model Kruiser BMW R 18 Classic, jentera serba mewah itu hadir pada tanda harga RM 154,500 manakala untuk jentera penggemar kelajuan iaitu BMW S 1000 RR, ia datang dengan tawaran RM 121,500. Kedua-dua model berkenaan boleh didapati di semua pengedar sah BMW Motorrad Malaysia seluruh negara bermula hari

Khairil

Khairil

Feb 27, 2021

Anda peminat BMW, Alfa Romeo atau VW? Uniqlo lancar T-shirt untuk kereta kegemaran anda!

Mana satu jenama kereta kegemaran anda? Sama seperti peminat bola yang kipas-susah-mati kelab-kelab terkenal, peminat kereta juga ada jenama kegemaran masing-masing! Nak beli jersi kelab bola yang cantik senang saja. Tapi nak dapat baju jenama kereta kegemaran yang stylo, mana nak dapat?Uniqlo! Koleksi t-shirt terbaru daripada Uniqlo kini memaparkan jenama-jenama kereta kegemaran ramai yang pasti menambat hati. Koleksi ini ialah projek kolaborasi dengan jenama-jenama kereta yang digemari oleh pe

Mersita

Mersita

Jun 30, 2020

2021 Subaru Outback 2.5i-T Eyesight launched in Thailand; Priced like a BMW X1

TC Subaru (Thailand) has launched the all-new 2021 Subaru Outback 2.5i-T Eyesight at the Bangkok International Motor Show (BIMS). Only one variant is available on sale and it comes fully imported from Japan.On the outside, the Outback gets automatic LED headlights paired with C-shape DRLs. The crossover rides on new 18-inch dual-tone 5-spoke wheels. The SUV also gets hands-free electric tailgate to make things more convenient for loading items.Head inside and you will find a dual-tone tan and bl

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 24, 2021

Are you a fan of BMW, Alfa Romeo or VW fan? Uniqlo has the perfect T-shirt for you!

Even though there is plenty of car merchandise that lets you wear your favourite car brands on your body, let’s face it, they aren’t always nice to look at. Especially the shirts with classic cars. But Uniqlo’s new The Brands Cars T-shirt collection is set to change that!According to Uniqlo’s brief explanation, the collection is “a collaboration project with car brands that continue to appeal to all fans from the world”.From the legendary BMW E30 to the A

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 29, 2020

2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport launched in Malaysia – R-Dynamic variant, from RM 380k

Land Rover Discovery SportJaguar Land Rover Malaysia launched its new Land Rover Discovery Sport in Malaysia, available only in R-Dynamic variant, with a selection of 5-seater and 5+2 seat high-spec version, priced at RM 378,800 and RM 409,800 (excluding road tax and insurance).What’s new on the Discover Sport R-Dynamic? For a start, the exterior now features a new signature LED headlight and taillight, new front grille and sleeker-looking front and rear bumper. The angular exhaust ex

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Mar 13, 2020

R35 Nissan GT-R could remain until 2027, likewise for 370Z

First launched in October 2007, GT-R is now 12 years old Nissan has no plans to replace the R35 GT-R Company undecided on a suitable concept – hybrid, electric or regular combustion engine Future of 370Z also uncertainFirst revealed at the 2007 Tokyo Motor Show, the Nissan GT-R is more than a decade old and Nissan is still undecided on the model’s future.The fact that the GT-R is one of the oldest car on sale doesn’t bother Nissan, as the company is in no hurry to replace the

Robert

Robert

Aug 29, 2019

All-new BMW X6 M and BMW X6 M Competition unveiled

In an era when SUVs are booming and cars’ performances are continuously rising, BMW M GmbH has unveiled the third generation BMW X6 M and X6 M Competition.Under the bonnet of the BMW X6 M sits the latest iteration of the 4.4-litre twin turbo V8, also found in the F90 BMW M5, producing 600 PS and 750 Nm of torque. And if that isn't enough for you, the Competition model takes the output to 625 PS while torque is maintained at 750 Nm.All of that power goes through an 8-spee

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 7, 2019

The Type R few remember – Honda Accord Type R

The Type R is a legendary badge. Originally focusing on minimizing weight and maximising performance potential, the Honda Type Rs often represent the ultimate form of the regular cars they are based on (with the exception of the NSX which was beyond a regular car).Ever since the first Type R badge was placed on the NSX in 1992, it has been on a grand total of 4 cars which are the NSX, Integra, Accord, and Civic. Only the Civic Type R is still in production.But an Accord Type R, you might wonder,

CY Foong

CY Foong

Oct 18, 2020

WapCar writers’ favourite cars of 2020: Volvo S60 T8 R-Design

As you may already know, WapCar held the first-ever Car of the Year awards where you, our readers, get to decide which cars deserved to win. At the same time, each member of WapCar editorial team has also chosen his/her very own favourite car of the year. My pick was the Volvo S60 T8 R-Design.Let me start with a confession: the initial pick for my favourite car of the year was the G20 BMW 3 Series. That is, until I’ve spent a night with the Volvo S60 T8. And boy, was I glad to have experie

Shaun

Shaun

Jan 14, 2021

2020 Volvo S60 T8 R-Design, best value-for-money compact exec?

The locally-assembled (CKD) Volvo S60 T8 R-Design was launched in 2020 at identical price to the fully-imported (CBU) version – RM 295,888 (OTR with SST, without insurance). Price with SST exemption is RM 282,540, valid until 30 June 2021.Remind me again, what’s changed in the CKD model?Some were expecting a drop in price for the CKD model but as Volvo mentioned during the launch of the CBU version, it was already priced as a CBU. Features remained largely the same as well, save for

Shaun

Shaun

Jan 10, 2021

2020 BMW 330e vs 2020 Volvo S60 T8 - Which is the better plug-in hybrid?

BMW Malaysia recently added the 2020 BMW 330e M Sport into the 3 Series range, priced at RM 264,413 (without SST). Meanwhile, the 2020 Volvo S60 T8 R-Design goes for RM 282,540 (without SST).We’ve yet to get our hands on the 2020 BMW 330e, so we won’t get into driving impressions. Instead, we’ll walk through the spec sheets of the 2020 BMW 330e M Sport and the Volvo S60 T8 R-Design.Performance - Volvo S60 T8 takes the cake Performance Comparison BMW 330e Volvo

Shaun

Shaun

Dec 30, 2020

A German tuner ‘fixed’ the 2021 BMW M4’s controversial grille

It has been more than a month since BMW unveiled the controversial nose job kidney grille on the 2021 BMW M4 and the M3. Clearly, some people still unhappy with BMW’s decision.Whether you like it, loathe it, or are just indifferent because you don’t really care about BMWs, the kidney grille definitely sparks a bit of a debate in car circles.“Leave the grille! It at least gives the M4 some personality!”“The grille’s so disgusting I might press charges because i

CY Foong

CY Foong

Oct 20, 2020

2021 Volkswagen T-Cross could be launched in Indonesia, what about Malaysia?

The latest Motor Vehicle Sales Value (NJKB, Nilai Jual Kenderaan Bermotor) from Indonesia’s tax office has revealed numerous vehicles that are to be launched in the archipelago. Besides the specs of the Daihatsu Rocky and Toyota Raize, donor cars to the Perodua D55L compact SUV, another car listed is the 2021 Volkswagen T-Cross.NJKB is a car’s gazetted before tax value that is used by the Indonesian Customs. It is not the car’s selling price. The latest NJKB only shows one vari

CY Foong

CY Foong

Feb 17, 2021

In Brief: 2019 Honda Civic Type R FK8, rascal all grown up

(Model | Gallery)The Honda Civic Type R (codename FK8) is the hottest and most exciting Civic money can buy. Other than the Civic hatchback shell and cabin features, the Type R is nothing you’re your regular Civic. It is a proper hot hatch for the enthusiast to rip apart racetracks and a comfortable hatchback for the family – we’ll get to that later.How Much Is It?Manufactured at Honda’s Swindon plant in the UK, the all-new Type R is not cheap. Excise duties and taxes app

Adrian Chia

Adrian Chia

Sep 3, 2019

Quick Review: 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line - Worthy rival to the 3 Series/C-Class?

Among the trio launched by Volkswagen Malaysia a couple of months ago was the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line. There is only one trim available – the R-Line, priced at RM 221,065 (OTR without insurance and SST).To recap, VW Arteons power comes from a 2.0-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that makes 190 PS and 320 Nm of torque. All that twisting force goes to the front wheels via a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission (wet type).Exterior - Sleekest VW yetVolkswagen ArteonThe VW Arteon is the s

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 11, 2020

2021 BMW G310R dan BMW G310 GS generasi baharu bakal didedah Oktober 2020?

BMW Motorrad India dilaporkan sudah mula mengambil pra tempahan bagi 2 model generasi baharu BMW G310R dan BMW G310 GS. Tiada sebarang maklumat yang diberikan namun pengamal media menjangkakan kedua-dua model tersebut dijangka akan dilancarkan pada bulan Oktober 2020.BMW G310 GS. Sumber: RideApartBerikutan daripada gambar intipan yang tular pada bulan April 2020, pengamal media telah menimbulkan spekulasi mengenai kehadiran motosikal ini dalam tahun yang sama. Kemaskini yang dijangkakan pada 202

Haris

Haris

Oct 2, 2020

Video: Volvo S60 T8 R-Design, a better sports sedan than the 330e or C300?

Say, youre an up-and-coming executive, and you just got levelled-up in your paygrade. Time to splash the cash on a compact premium sedan, yes? Something sporty, with the grunt to match. Naturally, the names that will get bandied about will be the BMW 330e M Sport or Mercedes C300 AMG Line. But what if you seek something a bit more.... unorthodox?The Volvo S60 T8 R-Design is indeed a refreshing change of pace from the usual suspects in this segment. Boasting a distinctive and unmistakable exterio

Jason

Jason

Jan 20, 2021

Pros and Cons: 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line – If only it were as fast as it looks

If you have a budget of around RM 250k and you’re looking for family car that’s not an SUV, you’d naturally steer towards the established compact execs like the BMW 320i and Mercedes-Benz C200. But there is an alternative, and that is the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line.The 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line is positioned above the Volkswagen Passat as a premium offering, an alternative to the usual compact executives. Should you be eyeing for one, we’ve rounded up the pros and

Shaun

Shaun

Dec 17, 2020

2020 Mercedes-AMG A35 vs 2020 (F40) BMW M135i – Which hot hatch is spicier?

When the 2020 Mercedes-AMG A35 4Matic (RM 366,785 OTR 0% SST) was launched it only had one competitor and it is the out-going and no-less fun Volkswagen Golf R. We all know that with the dated features the Golf had to offer, it doesn’t come close to the A35. But come July, with the arrival of F40 2020 BMW M135i (RM 355,646 OTR 0% SST) to our shores, the A35 now has a worthy competitor. So, how do these hot hatches compare in terms of specs?ExteriorThere is no denying that the BMW M135i cut

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 28, 2020

Ratings: 2020 Volvo S60 T8 R-Design - The best sports sedan in class

Having tested the Volvo S60 T8 R-Design last year, we have to say, we were quite impressed. The Volvo outperformed segment rivals like the Mercedes C-Class and BMW 3-Series when it came to ride comfort and luxury features.Well, now it is time to see how the Volvo S60 scores in our WapCar Ratings.2020 Volvo S60 T8 R-Design: Driving Performance - 37/50 pts, More than enough power 2020 Volvo S60 T8 R-Design - Facts and Figures Engine 2.0-litre 4-cyl supercharged and turbocharged with h

Arif

Arif

Mar 13, 2021

Volvo S60 T8 vs Mercedes-Benz C300 vs BMW 330i, which is best for you?

The locally assembled (CKD) Volvo S60 T8 has arrived and now it is at level playing field with the Mercedes-Benz C300 and BMW 330i. These are the CKD compact executive sedans that you’re probably looking at if you’re in the market for one, and we’re here to help you find which is perfect for you.Let's get the prices out of the way first. The Volvo S60 T8 is priced between the two at RM 295,888, the Mercedes-Benz C300 is the priciest here at RM 304,888, and the BMW

Shaun

Shaun

May 19, 2020

Give it 5 years, and Mazda will be the new BMW, with very good reasons too

Rendering by ForceGT.comSoon, Mazda will be launching a new rear-wheel drive sedan with a 6-cylinder engine. It might be for the all-new Mazda 6, but it could also be a new model positioned above the 6. Mazda 60 maybe? Its goal is to take on BMW.A Mazda competing with BMW? What blasphemy is this? To be clear, Mazda is still a long way off from being seen as an equal to Mercedes-Benz, BMW, or Audi. Just look at how Lexus is doing.Instead, what's going to happen is for Mazda to slowly tak

Hans

Hans

Apr 17, 2020

Nissan GT-R tries to impress Proton Wira, fails miserably

Here we have a Nissan GT-R, at a traffic light that has just turned green. You know where this is going, dont you? Driver of said GT-R then proceeds to launch the car at full throttle. Said GT-R then proceeds to suddenly snap sideways and on to the side of the road, almost taking out innocent motorcyclists in the process.So many factors couldve caused this spin, like road surface or worn/cold tyres. Having said that, one cant help but feel that its a bad idea to fully deploy close to 600 PS on a

Jason

Jason

Jan 18, 2021

The Mazda 3 is a great car, but it’s not making money. Covid-19 could halt Mazda’s upmarket push.

Last week, this column spoke about why the next generation rear-wheel Mazda sedan with a straight-six engine (possibly next generation Mazda 6) is something that enthusiasts should root for, and why Mazda has been doing a better job at preserving the joy of driving than BMW, which is (understandably) prioritizing infotainment and digitization over driver engagement.  We applaud Mazda for their audacity but also concluded that Mazda will have to lose more money in their quest to build b

Hans

Hans

Apr 24, 2020

Unit Tindakan Khas UTK PDRM terima BMW R1250GS!

Semalam, 24 buah Motosikal BMW R1250 GS telah pun diterima di Depoh Simpanan Kenderaan, Jabatan Logistik dan Teknologi PDRM bagi tujuan penambahbaikan penugasan Unit Tindak Khas (UTK). Penerimaan dan pemeriksaan motosikal tersebut telah pun dilakukan bersama-sama dengan unit Toyota Hilux untuk unit K9, Jabatan Siasatan Jenayah.Task force yang telah dilaksanakan di Depoh Simpanan Kenderaan (DSK) pada hari ini turut di sertai oleh YDH CP Datuk Seri Haji Mazlan Bin Lazim, Pengarah Jabatan Logiastik

Haris

Haris

Nov 13, 2020