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CMCO in Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, and Putrajaya to extend another 2 more weeks

The National Security Council (MKN) announced today that they have decided to extend the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) in Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, and Putrajaya by another 2 more weeks. With the new extension, the reinstated CMCO will end on 9 November 2020. CMCO was reinstated in Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, and Putrajaya on 14 October 2020 following the rise in Covid-19 numbers in this region. Even though CMCO was reinstated, MKN still observed new clusters forming in these states, one o


Oct 26, 2020

PDRM busts clone car syndicates involving used car dealer and insurance companies

A syndicate specialising in cloning cars by tampering the chassis number and forging documents was recently busted by the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM). In the process, 19 vehicles, including luxury cars amounting to a total of RM 3.5 million, were confiscated. Kuala Lumpur police chief Comm Datuk Saiful Azly Kamaruddin said in a press conference at the KL police headquarters that PDRM first received a tip of the syndicate back on February 2 when KL CID raided a used car dealership in Cheras. Du


Mar 8, 2021

Snake in a car!

Though Kuala Lumpur is now a sprawling metropolis, it still bears signs of the jungle that it was before urbanisation took hold. We’ve often heard about Bomba being called to homes to remove dangerous animals that have broken and entered in, especially snakes. But we’ve definitely have not seen or hear a snake breaking into a car! A few pictures of a yellow snake slithering out of an air-conditioning vent of a Toyota Vios have since gone viral across social media. It is believed that the snake w


Jun 4, 2020

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera launched in Malaysia – 007’s new race car from RM 1.2 million

Aston Martin Kuala Lumpur appears to be on a roll of car launches these past few weeks. First, there was the Vantage with a homage to a caped crusader and this was followed by a brightly coloured DBX. Now, Aston Martin Kuala Lumpur has launched its fastest production car, the beautiful DBS Superleggera, and it comes with a cool coat of green called Pentland Green. It’s a different name but it has a similar vibe as the classic British Racing Green as seen on many legendary British racing cars fro

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Dec 1, 2020

Car exhaust systems are getting stolen to turn into white gold rings

The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) have busted a syndicate specialised in stealing car exhaust parts operating around a housing area in Klang Valley. According to PDRM, the parts are stripped down to later turn into white gold and sold as jewellery. Head of Serdang Police, Assistant Commissioner Razali Abu Samah told the press that 3 men aged between 36 to 54 years old were arrested in separate raids at a hotel in Jalan Imbi, Kuala Lumpur and SS2, Petaling Jaya. They were found in possession of 15


Nov 18, 2020

The 1951 Nash Rambler: A car you should know during the Malaysia Day

The 1951 Nash Rambler is on display at Publika (Ends Sept 16), in KL. If you are in KL, then you should seize the last chance to the Hari Malaysia and Publika Art Show to see rare national artefacts! The Hari Malaysia exhibition is a collaboration between Publika and the National Archives of Malaysia. Among all, the 1951 Nash Rambler is particularly eye-catching. The car exhibited was used by Tunku Abdul Rahman to announce the country’s independence in Melaka on Feb 20, 1956. The story behind th


Sep 16, 2019

Covid-19: Used and recon car dealers may layoff workforce as crisis extends

Malaysian used and recon car dealers and their 50,000 plus workforce are at risk of being laid off should the Covid-19 crisis prolong for more than 2 months, according to a report by New Straits Times (NST). While dealers have braced for the impact of the Movement Control Order (MCO), the practically zero sales which leads to higher inventories, poor consumer sentiments on the economy, and high fixed operational cost are taking their toll. President of the Malaysian Association of Malay Vehicle


Apr 14, 2020

MyTukar launches a new used car shopping experience at shopping malls

MyTukar Sdn. Bhd. launched the first of their chain of myTukar Retail Centres at major shopping malls in Klang Valley. The Retail Centres is part of the platform’s new used car purchasing experience The newly launched myTukar Retail Experience Centres is one of the many initiatives in the business pipeline to bring a complete car ownership experience to all car buyers. Also read: EON appoints MyTukar as new trade-in partner to improve customer experience The myTukar Retail Centres are located at


Apr 17, 2021

Malaysians waste RM 10–20 billion annually on traffic congestion

According to a report from The World Bank, Malaysia Economic Monitor, June 2015 - Transforming Urban Transport, working class Malaysians are estimated to waste about 1 million wasted hours annually stuck in traffic congestions per day. The time spent stuck in traffic could have been used more productively, like putting another hour in at work or catching up on social activities. The hours wasted also comes at a cost, this is what economists know as “opportunity cost”. Wasting 1 million hours col


Feb 10, 2020

Authorities fished this classic KE70 Toyota Corolla out of the river near Sogo

This wrecked KE70 Toyota Corolla was fished out of the waters near the Sogo shopping mall on Sunday morning. Initial investigations by authorities note that the driver was not at the scene when the car was discovered. The Fire and Rescue Department, along with officers from the Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) managed to recover the Corolla at 10.47 am. Authorities had to lift the car out with a winch after a thorough inspection of the situation as the river’s current was very strong after the heav


Jul 13, 2020

Interested in a McLaren? The showroom awaits you at Glenmarie

The McLaren GT was launched in conjunction with the opening of the McLaren Kuala Lumpur showroom in Glenmarie. It is a 3S facility operated by McFarren Supercars and is at the moment, the brand’s sole retail presence in Malaysia. On the ground floor of the 420 square meter sales facility, prospective customers are able to customise their McLaren with the interactive car configurator. There’s a unique feature called the McLaren Window, which feeds live view into the McLaren Production Centre (MPC


Nov 9, 2019

Save up to RM 50k on a recond car or go for Certified Pre-Owned car?

When it comes to shopping for a car, terms like reconditioned cars and certified pre-owned (CPO) cars get tossed around a fair bit. On paper, both CPO and reconditioned (recond) cars are very similar – both are cheaper than a new car, allowing the buyer to save some money. But that’s where the similarities end, as they are world’s apart once you look closer. Recond cars – good on paper, but buyers beware While it may seem tempting to save RM 40k to RM 50k on a recond car versus a brand-new car,


Apr 23, 2020

Sindiket 19 kereta klon yang bernilai RM 3.5 juta berjaya ditumpas!

Pihak polis telah berjaya menumpas sindiket kereta klon yang pakar dalam menukar nombor casis dan memalsukan dokumen. Sindiket ini melibatkan 19 buah kereta klon yang jumlahnya bernilai sehingga RM 3.5 juta. Serbuan yang dibuat di Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Pahang, Johor, dan Penang diantara 2 Februari hingga 2 Mac yang lalu telah menahan enam orang lelaki yang berusia diantara 22 hingga 42 tahun. Menurut ketua pegawai polis Kuala Lumpur, operasi terhadap sindiket ini bermula di sebuah pusat kereta


Mar 8, 2021

Pergerakan semasa PKPB – Tatacara dan penutupan jalan

Seperti yang semua sudah sedia maklum, Perintah Kawalan Pergerakan Bersyarat (PKPB) untuk kawasan Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, dan Putrajaya telahpun bermula pada hari Rabu, 14 Oktober hingga Selasa, 27 Oktober 2020. Seperti yang kami laporkan sebelum ini, PKPB ini akan melibatkan sekatan jalan di sekitar Lembah Klang dan sekatan jalan akan dibuat seperti pada bulan Mac lalu. Setakat ini, terdapat 93 sekatan jalan raya (SJR) yang ditetapkan di sekitar Lembah Klang. Menurut laporan BH Online, terdapat


Oct 16, 2020

Confused about district travels during CMCO? Here’s your answer

It seems many are still confused about the new standard operating procedures (SOP) in the reinstatement of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) in Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, and Putrajaya. We’re here to clear up that confusion. Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Sri Ismail Sabri Yaakob explained that CMCO is imposed based on administrative district borders in the Klang Valley. The whole of Kuala Lumpur is considered as one district while Putrajaya is considered another district. “For


Oct 16, 2020

How did Tun M’s Proton Perdana ended up gathering dust in the UK?

During the long weekend, as Malaysians were celebrating the 63rd Merdeka Day, we were greeted by a couple of YouTube videos that showed a Proton Perdana gathering dust in an underground car park in the UK. It was later revealed that this Perdana actually belonged to former PM, Tun Mahathir Mohamad. This raised quite a bit of furore around the Malaysian interwebs but what exactly is going on and how did Tun M’s car get there? To answer that, let’s head back to 1996 to a forgotten brainchild of Tu

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Sep 2, 2020

Only one unit in Malaysia! Aston Martin Vantage AMR Malaysia Edition

Prospective owner - ready your wallet. Yes, it’s singular for a reason - Aston Martin Kuala Lumpur today unveiled the one-off Aston Martin AMR Malaysia Edition, built to commemorate Merdeka next month. Purists beware though - as much as it carries the AMR moniker, it’s not part of that 200 car run. There’s no seven-speed manual or carbon-ceramic brakes here, which are standard fitments on its racier sibling. That doesn’t mean it’s not fast though, it still keeps the 4.0-litre, twin-turbocharged


Jul 9, 2020

Norma baharu: DBKL kuatkuasa kaedah bayaran tempat letak kereta guna aplikasi sahaja

Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) telah membuat suatu pengumuman berkenaan pembayaran tempat letak kereta di sekitar Kuala Lumpur. Pengumuman tersebut yang dihantar di laman Facebook Rasmi mereka semalam telah mengisytiharkan kaedah pembayaran baharu untuk tempat letak kereta. Bermula 1 Oktober 2020, DBKL telah menetapkan bahawa kaedah untuk pembayaran tempat letak kereta di bawah jajahan DBKL adalah melalui aplikasi sahaja. Hal ini bermakna, tiada lagi pembayaran tempat letak kereta melalui m


Oct 1, 2020

Tampil bergaya dengan Mercedes-Benz di butik mewah Hap Seng Star KL baru!

Jenama yang sinonim dengan kemewahan dan prestij, Mercedes-Benz, baru saja memperbaharui Autohaus mereka di Hap Seng Star Kuala Lumpur dengan pelbagai tarikan baru untuk pemilik dan peminat Mercedes-Benz yang berkunjung ke Kuala Lumpur! Autohaus Mercedes-Benz Hap Seng Star KL yang dibuka sejak 2004 itu merupakan Autohaus pertama di Malaysia, dan kini penambahbaikannya yang berkos RM3.5 juta di atas tapak berkeluasan 29,300 kaki persegi itu jelas menunjukkan komitmen Mercedes-Benz dalam menyediak


Oct 7, 2020

Malaysia tempat ke-4 bagi tahap trafik paling sesak di ASEAN, pelepasan CO2 paling tinggi

Keadaan trafik dan lalu-lintas di negara kita sering dibelenggu kesesakan terutama sekali di beberapa kawasan urban. Pasti ramai yang ‘rindu’ dengan jalan sesak terutama sekali ketika waktu puncak sebelum pandemik COVID-19 melanda negara kita. Hakikat ini dikukuhkan lagi dengan bukti data yang dikumpul oleh Numbeo, satu badan bebas yang mempunyai pangkalan data kos sara hidup terbesar di dunia. Menurut laporan Indeks Trafik Numbeo 2020, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia berada pada tempat ke-4 bagi tahap k


Jan 14, 2021

Kenderaan e-hailing GrabCar Premium akan dipasang generator Panasonic nanoe-X

Panasonic berhasrat untuk memasang generator mudah alih nanoe-X pada kereta e-hailing GrabCar Premium. Ia bertujuan untuk memberikan kualiti udara yang lebih baik kepada penumpang. Projek yang membabitkan 5,500 buah kereta ini melibatkan bandar di Asia Tenggara seperti Kuala Lumpur, Singapura, Jakarta, Hanoi, dan Ho Chi Minh. Di Kuala Lumpur sahaja, sebanyak 1,000 unit generator telah diperuntukkan. Generator yang menggunakan kuasa daripada port USB ini cukup kompak untuk dimuatkan di tempat mel


Jan 18, 2021

Fan of Lewis Hamilton? Check out Mercedes-Benz’s RM3.5m luxury boutique in KL!

If there is a car brand that knows how to treat customers in luxury, it is Mercedes-Benz. Though Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) has secured the leading premium luxury brand status in Malaysia for years now, the brand is continuing their efforts to give customers the ultimate luxury experience as they introduced a brand-new shopping concept in the heart of KL. MBM knows the new concept as the Mercedes-Benz Accessories and Collection Boutique, the boutique will feature exclusive Mercedes-Benz design


Oct 6, 2020

Polis sita Yamaha YSuku 'auto show', salah tetap salah!

Sekalipun ia dimodifikasi untuk tujuan pertunjukan, namun jika ditunggang di jalan raya, ia tetap tertakluk kepada undang-undang. Itu yang berlaku kepada seorang lelaki di mana motosikal Yamaha Y15ZR atau YSuku 'auto show' miliknya disita pihak polis atas kesalahan ubai suai tidak mengikut spesifikasi. Lelaki berusia 28 tahun itu ditahan dalam Operasi Khas Bunyi Bising oleh Jabatan Siasatan dan Penguatkuasaan Trafik (JSPT) Kuala Lumpur, semalam. Menurut laporan Harian Metro, lelaki yang bekerja


Mar 9, 2021

VW Golf GTI cabut lari, peronda Honda Civic kejar sampai hancur!

Seorang anggota polis yang berusia 28 tahun cedera di tangan kiri sewaktu mengejar sebuah Volkswagen Golf GTI yang lari dari pemeriksaan polis. Kejadian yang berlaku pada jam 10.20 pm di persimpangan lampu isyarat Jalan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah – Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim ini turut melibatkan seorang pemandu Perodua Myvi yang berusia 26 tahun. Namun begitu, pemandu tersebut terpaksa dikejar ke Hospital Kuala Lumpur kerana mengalami kecederaan di bahagian perut. Menurut Ketua Jabatan Siasatan Kuala


Feb 18, 2021

SunAgata Supercars is the new Lamborghini distributor for Malaysia

Effective 1-Jan 2021, SunAgata Supercars Sdn Bhd has become the new sole distributor for Lamborghini cars in Malaysia, taking over from previous distributor JH Italia. The new team at SunAgata, a play on words of Lamborghini’s hometown Sant'Agata Bolognese, will be led by CEO Roland Chan. The press release from SunAgata said, “Alongside an experienced team of automotive professionals ensuring the highest quality of service at Lamborghini Kuala Lumpur, owners of Lamborghini vehicles procured from


Jan 1, 2021

Massive sinkhole along Jalan U-Thant! Avoid Ampang Hilir at all cost!

If you’re driving around Ampang Hilir, we suggest avoiding Jalan U-Thant entirely as we’re predicting a massive traffic jam forming around the area, no thanks to a deep watery sinkhole. The huge sinkhole is located right next to a condominium at 16, Jalan Taman U Thant, Taman U Thant, Kuala Lumpur. Thankfully, the sinkhole did not affect the residents of the condominium though the sinkhole damaged the compound wall and road. A Telekom cable pole and a few trees almost fell into the sinkhole. Pho


Jul 20, 2020

Pemandu Perodua Axia mabuk, langgar arus rempuh motosikal

Seorang pemandu mabuk yang memandu kereta jenis Perodua Axia secara melawan arus telah mengakibatkan seorang penunggang motosikal cedera akibat dirempuh dari arah bertentangan di laluan motosikal. Kejadian yang berlaku kira-kira jam 8 malam di Lebuh Raya Persekutuan berdekatan pintu gerbang Kota Darul Ehsan itu mengakibatkan penunggang motosikal berusia 42 tahun cedera di bahagian kaki kanan. Saspek didakwa memandu dalam keadaan mabuk. Ketua Jabatan Siasatan dan Penguatkuasaan Trafik (JSPT) Kual


Apr 9, 2021

Perodua Axia went against traffic on Federal Highway motorcycle lane

A motorcyclist narrowly escaped with his life when he came across a Perodua Axia driving against traffic on the motorcycle lane along Federal Highway. Traffic Investigation and Enforcement department Kuala Lumpur chief, ACP Zulkefly Yahya, told Harian Metro that they believe the Perodua Axia driver, a 21-year-old woman (curiously some reports says the driver is a man), was heading towards Petaling Jaya from the city centre when the accident occurred near the Kota Darul Ehsan gates. After enterin


Apr 9, 2021

Buying a used car? Here's how to check for unpaid summons

So, you've found the used car of your dreams, sent it to your trusted mechanic and even got the green light from Puspakom to transfer to name over to you. But wait, have you checked if the car has any unpaid traffic summons attached to it? Surprisingly, this is a step that most used car buyers would miss on. Excited car buyers will find themselves facing a roadblock when they realise that JPJ will not transfer the car to them as the previous owner has outstanding traffic summons that has yet to


Nov 4, 2020

Don't drive through flooded roads with your air-cond on, here's why

Just when we thought the rainy season has passed, we’re plagued by non-stop storms once again. While it has not turn apocalyptic (let’s hope there is no “yet” in this context) Malaysia is still known for sudden flash floods and they’re never pleasant to drive in. At times like these, do not drive through flooded roads! But if you are confident that the water level is low enough, here are some tips to deal with flooded roads. First things first, stop and observe if others can drive through it. Th


Dec 18, 2019