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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


Dec 20, 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

New Platinum White Pearl colour for Honda Civic and Honda BR-V

Honda Malaysia has introduced a brand-new Platinum White Pearl colour option to the 2020 Honda Civic and 2020 Honda BR-V. The new colour will be available on the Civic immediately while deliveries of the BR-V in Platinum White Pearl will start from November 2020. First introduced on the Honda Odyssey and the tenth generation Honda Accord, Platinum White Pearl has proven to be a popular colour option amongst buyers, especially for the Accord. The colour makes up 33 percent of the sales for the Ac


Sep 18, 2020

Watch: Police chasing down a white car that was driving on wrong side of road

Yet another car was caught driving in the wrong direction! And this time it happened at the very busy LDP Puchong toll right before the exit to Sunway Pyramid. The viral video showed an unidentified white car speeding towards the LDP toll on the wrong side of the road, while an auxiliary police tow truck is seen chasing after the car on the other side of the road. According to Harian Metro, the car might have already travelled at least 10 km on the wrong side of the highway. The auxiliary police


Jul 13, 2020

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. This 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 update arrives. Despite the Black Edition name, the CR-V Black


Jun 18, 2020

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. In addition, it features a s


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, rumoured to be named the Proton Persona Black Edition and Iriz R3 Edition. Proton Persona black edition Starting 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 Prot


Nov 24, 2020

Caught on camera: White Kia Cerato filmed driving against traffic dangerously in Klang

The car that the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) is currently looking for speeding against traffic in Klang, Selangor yesterday, is not a Hyundai but a white Kia Cerato. PDRM uploaded the video onto their official Facebook page a day after the incident stating that they are looking for a white Hyundai. But based on the video, we can immediately tell that it is a white Kia Cerato that everyone should be looking out for. The incident happened at around 10.50 pm on 6/7/2020. The Kia Cerato drove agai


Jul 7, 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 cl


Aug 12, 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 Series is the first t

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Jul 17, 2020

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 Malaysian tiger

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Feb 20, 2021

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 R3 Proton Saga R3 hadir dengan siluet yang mirip dengan Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun namun dengan sedikit tambaha


Feb 18, 2021

Toyota Yaris Cross debuts in Japan - 1.5L Dynamic Force engines with hybrid and 4WD variants!

Toyota adds yet another compact-crossover to their lineup as they unveiled the all-new Toyota Yaris Cross yesterday, which is essentially a small-SUV version of the B-segment Toyota Yaris hatchback. Chassis and powertrain The Yaris Cross rides on Toyota’s TNGA-B platform and is offered with two powertrains and drive options: 2020 Toyota Yaris Cross Variant B-Package (Base) X G Z Hybrid X Hybrid G Hybrid Z Engine M15A-FKS (1.5-liter Dynamic Force Engine) Toyota Hybrid System II with reduction gea


Sep 1, 2020

What are the factors that harm the resale value of your car?

As Malaysians, we like to squeeze as much money out of everything we own as possible. Cars generally depreciate 20 percent of its value in the first year of ownership. After that, the value of the car would drop 15 percent every subsequent year until the 10th year. By the 10th year, the car would be worth 10 percent of what it originally cost when you bought it. But depreciation value also varies according to car brands and models, as well as the geographical location, i.e, if you’re living in S


Apr 2, 2021

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 flames, so no


May 27, 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 dap


Feb 16, 2021

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

Following a surprise announcement on Valentine's 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? Let's find out. 2021 Proton Saga R3 Limited Edition - from RM 42k What's new? R3 stickers, window banners, b


Feb 18, 2021

Can the 2021 Toyota Yaris Play finally beat the City Hatchback's coolness?

Earlier this month, we ran a story about how the 2021 Honda City Hatchback may have already beaten the 2021 Toyota Yaris in terms of sheer coolness. Now, Toyota Motor Thailand fires back with this spunky Yaris Play variant. A burst of colour Much like its Toyota Yaris Ativ (Vios for us Malaysians) stablemate that also gets its own Play variant, the Yaris Play gets the same gloss black upper front grille and rear spoiler. But there's one difference - the Yaris can be specified with a black roof,


Feb 15, 2021

Ford just made a limited number of Rangers sportier and smarter

Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC) is proud to present the smarter and feature packed new Ford Ranger XLT 2.2L Special Edition – priced at RM 120,888 for Peninsular Malaysia and RM 126,888 for Sabah and Sarawak. Available in just Arctic White and Absolute Black, the special edition Ranger is distinguished from its standard siblings thanks to new fender flares and a functional tonneau cover. It is also decorated with geometric decals on each side of the truck to further enhance the sporty rugged lo


Dec 16, 2019

Mitsubishi Xpander has far too many fans than it can handle, 8 months waiting list!

We get it, the most popular car in Malaysia this year is probably the 2020 Proton X50. It had a headline-grabbing six-month waiting list (that Proton is working on rectifying), but it seems the 2020 Mitsubishi Xpander one ups that with an eight-month waiting period. Yes. Quartz White Pearl - best Xpander colour? With over 3,700 bookings collected in its first month of sales, there's no denying Malaysians love the Xpander. However, it seems there's a bit more love for the white one as the waiting


Dec 30, 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 more These in


Apr 13, 2021

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。 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,请持续关注我们,我们将继续为你带来最新的消息。


Nov 29, 2020

Thais get 2021 Toyota Yaris Ativ/Vios Play variant, Honda City tickled pink or afraid?

There are many ways to coax young'uns into buying cars, one of which - or so Toyota's Thailand operations think - is by dousing a Toyota Yaris Ativ (Vios for Malaysians) in pink and calling it the 'Play' variant, which is exactly what we have here today. Colour me fancy Call it what you want, but it's hard to ignore, this. This Play variant is said to have been developed to 'meet the daily use of the new generation', and as such features a ton of funky visual updates. On the outside, the Ice Pin


Feb 15, 2021

204 PS and 500 Nm new 2020 Toyota Hilux launched in Thailand, 2021 debut in Malaysia?

Toyota has introduced the new 2020 Toyota Hilux facelift in Thailand, now with a more powerful 2.8-litre turbodiesel that churns out 204 PS and 500 Nm. Powertrain – 27 PS and 50 Nm more than before As reported earlier, the new Hilux gains a revised 2.8-litre turbodiesel with increased power figures. Compared to the outgoing 2.8-litre unit, the improved 2.8-litre delivers 204 PS and 500 Nm, 27 PS and 50 Nm more than before. Power figures for 2.4-litre turbodiesel unit remain unchanged – 151 PS an


Jun 4, 2020

BMW Z4, prices confirmed for Malaysia, RM 479,800

Following its earlier preview, BMW Malaysia has now confirmed that the Z4 is now available for purchase at all BMW dealerships nationwide, with a starting price of RM 479,800. That’s slightly higher than the previous estimated price of RM 456,800. Available in just a one sDrive30i variant, the 2.0-litre turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine Z4 produces 258 hp/400 Nm. Drive is sent to the rear wheels via an 8-speed torque converter automatic transmission. The chassis comes with M Sport Suspens


Jul 23, 2019

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 covers while the


Aug 18, 2020

2020 DS7 SUV launched in Malaysia, CBU from France, price up by RM 60,000

Naza Euro Motors has quietly launched its 2020 DS7 SUV which is now fully imported (CBU) from France. The CBU unit replaces the previously locally-assembled (CKD) units that were introduced to the local market in June 2019. The DS7 SUV CKD was priced at RM 199,888 however, now that it is CBU, it gets slapped on with hefty duties which skyrocketed the selling price to RM 259,888 (OTR without insurance). That is a RM 60,000 increase. Specification on the CBU remains identical to the CKD you get th

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Apr 28, 2020

Rotating Propeller? That Is What BMW Try To Depict Initially!

Even if you are not a car enthusiast, you can easily point out a BMW vehicle on the street. Not only because of Two Noticeable Nostrils, but also the classic blue and white logo on every BMW vehicle's front-end that frame its larruping ID. However, we are not here to nominate the most identifiable car logo, but to disclose the magic behind this simple yet memorable geometry. So how did this roundel come about? Have you ever heard of Rapp Motorenwerken? If you have, then good for you! If you have


Aug 13, 2019

New 2020 Toyota GR Supra for Malaysia - up RM 21k, 48 PS more and improved chassis

After teasing us for a few days, Toyota Malaysia has unveiled the updated 2020 Toyota GR Supra in our country. Here what's new; The upgrades centre around the BMW's B58 3.0-litre turbocharged inline-six engine which now delivers 388 PS of power at between 5,800 and 6,500 rpm, a 48 PS increase. Maximum torque remains at 500 Nm, but has a wider band of 1,800 rpm – 5,000 rpm instead of 1,600 rpm to 4,500 rpm previously. The engineers increased the power output by using a new dual-branch exhaust man


Jul 15, 2020

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。 R3 LE的底子是1.3 Premium车型,因此它沿用了标准的15英寸轮圈,并换上了磨砂的灰色涂装。 黄色的点缀同样延伸到了内装中,皮革的缝线、仪


Feb 20, 2021