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New Batmobile coming in 2021! Do you like the muscle car vibes?

Another Batman movie is set to hit theatres in 2021, so that means, yet another new Batmobile is coming to add to the collection. We’ve seen a teaser of the car on director Matt Reeves’ Twitter, now we get to see the full car.The pictures of the Batmobile uploaded on movie concept designer, Jeff Frost’s, website is actually a scale model. The pictures were later shared onto the movie’s official Twitter profile.Overall, the car looks like a mish mash of a number of America

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 4, 2020

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

Owner Review: Follow-up story of Proton Waja tyre burst out at 180km/h -Full story

** This article is the personal experience of a 2002 Proton Waja owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook: Sharviin Sasasey ManigamSince everybody was asking about my busted tyre situation... here you go....a brief explanation about that incident. If you haven't read the previous story, here is the link.Okay before that please bear in mind that all my mechanicals were stock. Brakes, engine, gearbox, no e-manage, no fuel regulators and etc etc....So back then i

Owner Review

Owner Review

Aug 4, 2020

Check out Daniel Wu’s Porsche inspired Datsun 510

Mega star Daniel Wu has a very recognisable face, not only has he starred in more than 40 Hong Kong blockbuster movies, he was also part of the cast of the Tomb Raider movie in 2018. Little did we know that Wu is also a car enthusiast, but instead of super cars and high-performance machines, he was more into nostalgic restorations and he started his restoration journey with a Datsun 510.Wu was born and bred in California but returned to Hong Kong when he started pursuing a career in acting. Havi

Jerrica

Jerrica

Apr 10, 2020

Macam mana nak baca 'spec' rim?

Anda mesti pernah ke kedai tayar bukan? Sekiranya anda ke kedai tayar untuk sebarang urusan berkenaan tayar mahupun masalah pemanduan, anda mungkin perasan bahawa terdapat kod pada roda sama ada pada tayar atau rim itu sendiri.Imej: bimmerfest.comSecara umumnya, tayar memberikan bacaan kod yang jelas tetapi untuk rim, ia terletak di bahagian dalam. Kod ini menjelaskan spesifikasi yang terdapat pada rim tersebut. Selain itu, kod ini berfungsi sebagai rujukan apabila anda hendak menggant

Faisal

Faisal

Oct 21, 2020

McLaren designer says the world needs more red Mazdas, pens this

Rendering by João Dias on InstagramJoao Dias, the Principal Exterior Designer at McLaren since 2016, released a design sketch of a sexy-looking red machine on his Instagram with the caption “The world needs more red Mazdas.”The sketch does draw similarities with the RX-Vision concept car, which was previewed 5 years ago. Long bonnet, front-engine sports car with presumably a rotary engine.Typical of design concepts, the wheels are absurdly large and within them are equall

Shaun

Shaun

Jun 23, 2020

Limited Edition Ford Ranger Splash sold out!

Ford Malaysia has announced that all 19 units of the Ford Ranger Splash have been pre-booked ahead of the Lazada 11.11 Shopping Festival on its Ford Official store on LazMall.The Limited Edition Ford Ranger Splash was introduced a few weeks ago and it was only available to purchase via e-Commerce, specifically Lazada. It was the first pickup truck in Malaysia to do so.“We believe that customers are looking for unique experiences and exclusivity in their vehicles. Customers can look fo

Shaun

Shaun

Nov 11, 2019

Limited Edition Ford Ranger Splash launched in Malaysia, available only on Lazada

Ford has embraced the online buying trend by unveiling the Limited Edition Ford Ranger Splash, in conjunction with the upcoming Lazada 11.11 Shopping Festival. It is the first pickup truck in Malaysia to be sold via e-Commerce.Limited to 19 units, it is actually more than the 12 units of limited edition Beetle sold by Volkswagen almost 2 years ago. And like the Beetle, the Ranger Splash will be sold exclusively on Lazada.The Ford Ranger Splash is based on the XLT+ with e

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 24, 2019

Why did my airbags not deploy in a crash? Is it normal?

Explosions usually don’t save lives, but in the case of vehicle airbags, they do (they are the fastest method of airbag inflation). Almost all new vehicles in the world today come with airbags, and that gives us more confidence on the safety of ourselves and other road users. However, a case of undeployed airbags in a crash might make you contemplate how safe your car really is. “Are the airbags faulty?!”, “Why was there no recall?!”, “OMG, I could have totall

Arif

Arif

Jan 10, 2021

Intipan: Toyota 86 2021 diuji di Amerika, nampak lebih agresif!

Dengan pengeluaran kembar Toyota 86 dan Subaru BRZ dihentikan, tular imej pengganti sportscar dua tempat duduk ini sedang di Amerika Syarikat baru-baru ini, seperti yang dilaporkan oleh Creative311.com. ​Ia masih mengekalkan bentuk coupe yang biasa, tetapi dengan beberapa kemas kini seperti fender depan dan belakang yang lebih berotot.Sumber Jepun juga memetik bahawa kembar Toyobaru akan berasaskan Subaru Global Platform (SGP), dan kereta itu dikhabarkan berukuran 4,520 mm panjang, 1,780 mm leba

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Aug 10, 2020

Owner Review: The Underrated Gem - Why the Kia Picanto EX is the Perfect Car for a First Time Owner

** This article is the personal experience of a 2018 Kia Picanto EX owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook:  Zenyu LohChoosing My First Car - A Straightforward Choice?The story begins back in 2018 when I was scouting for options as my first ride. I have been heavily dependant on public transportation and good-will from friends and family alike for most of my commute needs up till this point. Naturally, as a fresh graduate, I would want something afford

Owner Review

Owner Review

Jul 9, 2020

New 2020 BMW X1 facelift, now with M Sport – RM 233,800

BMW Malaysia starts the new year rolling with the introduction of the new 2020 BMW X1 facelift. As before, the updated BMW X1 range is only available in one variant, but this time it's the front-wheel drive X1 sDrive20i M Sport. The updated SAV is locally assembled in Kulim and goes at a price of RM 233,800.Cosmetically, the new X1 comes with minor changes to the front and rear bumpers, with the M Sport items now featuring larger air intakes, plus larger tailpipes respect

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jan 9, 2020

Leaked: Check out the 2020 (G30) BMW 5 Series facelift in M Sport trim

Yet another leak after the BMW iX3. This is the 2020 G30 BMW 5 Series facelift (LCI) in all its glory.Pre-facelift G30 BMW 5 SeriesFrom the front fender flap and the rear badge, it appears to be a plug-in hybrid model – the 530e. Contrary to earlier report, Bimmer Today believes that the rumoured 545e will be positioned above the 530e rather than replacing it.BMW hasn’t gone the extra mile in enlarging the front grille, perhaps they understand the target market for the 5 Series who p

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 28, 2020

Spied: All-new 2021 Toyota 86 spotted testing - 2.4L flat-four, 220 PS and 240 Nm!

With the Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ twins ending production, fans of the two-seater sports cars now have a glimpse at their successor after a prototype was caught testing in the United States recently, as reported by Creative311.comIt still retains its familiar two-door shape, but with some updates such as more muscular-looking front and rear fenders.A Japanese source has also quoted that the Toyobaru twins will be based on the Subaru Global Platform (S

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 10, 2020

Ratings: 2020 Mitsubishi Xpander - A better family car than the Honda BR-V?

Joining the field of budget people-carriers this year is the 2020 Mitsubishi Xpander, challenging the Honda BR-V and Perodua Aruz.To look at the Mitsubishi Xpander objectively, we shall put it through our standardised WapCar Rating system. Will the Xpander pass with flying colours? Lets see.The Mitsubishi Xpander scores a total of 162.5 points2020 Mitsubishi Xpander: Driving Performance - 28/50 pts, Not the most powerful in its segment 2020 Mitsubishi Xpander - Facts and Figures Engin

Arif

Arif

Jan 1, 2021

Court says car park operators liable for car thefts!

The Court of Appeal has upheld a lower court ruling that the management of a car park is liable of negligence rendering disclaimers of exemption clauses posted by the car park non-viable.Sunway Parking Services Sdn Bhd was ordered to pay about RM 117,000 of damages to Euro Rent A Car Sdn Bhd in the case where the rental car company’s vehicle was stolen from the premises.This means that car park disclaimer notices posted at various locations of a parking lot informing visitors that the mana

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 8, 2020

Subaru BRZ 2021 baharu dilancarkan - 2.4 NA, 231 PS, 249 Nm & 6 kelajuan manual!

Subaru baru sahaja melancarkan Subaru BRZ 2021 di liter lumba Thermal Club California, AS. Ia masih lagi mengekalkan formula sportscar tradisional dengan enjin depan, pacuan roda belakang dengan berat dan pusat gravity yang rendah.Subaru BRZ serba baharu ini 30 mm lebih panjang (4,264 mm) dan 10 mm lebih rendah (1,310 mm) berbanding model sebelumnya. Jarak roda pula 5 mm lebih panjang (2,575 mm).Berat BRZ ini masih belum diketahui tetapi Subaru berkata ia akan berada dibawah 1,315 kg, 50kg lebih

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Nov 19, 2020

Could this Daihatsu be Perodua's next compact SUV?

Daihatsu has put an unnamed SUV on display at the ongoing 2019 Tokyo Motor Show and we believe this could very well be Perodua’s next SUV after the Aruz.Despite being an unnamed model, Daihatsu was gracious enough to provide the vital stats, including power output and dimensions.Power comes from a 1.0-litre turbocharged three-cylinder petrol engine that outputs 98 PS and 140 Nm, mated to a CVT-type automatic. Power is sent to the front wheels.The table below should give you a good idea of

Eric

Eric

Oct 23, 2019

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 rugge

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 16, 2019

Ratings Comparison: 2019 Toyota Yaris vs 2018 Honda Jazz vs 2020 Mazda 2 Hatchback

We’ve put the 2018 Honda Jazz, 2019 Toyota Yaris, as well as the 2020 Mazda 2 through the WapCar Ratings test and now let’s take a side-by-side look at all the aspects.Driving Performance - Winner goes to Mazda 2 Facts and Figures 2019 Toyota Yaris 1.5G 2018 Honda Jazz 1.5L V 2020 Mazda 2 1.5 Hatchback Engine 1.5L 4-cylinder NA 1.5L 4-cylinder NA 1.5L 4-cylinder NA Transmission CVT CVT 6-speed automatic Power 107 PS @ 6,000 rpm 120

Shaun

Shaun

Aug 30, 2020

Volvo Car Malaysia launches its official used car programme called Volvo SELEKT

Volvo Car Malaysia today paved a new path for customers with the launch of its 360 total-care used car programme known as Volvo SELEKT.The programme is created for the discerning customers in mind, who want the same uncompromising excellence and quality of a new Volvo car but at a price point they desire.Each pre-owned Volvo car under the Volvo SELEKT programme is guaranteed to be under five years old and has less than 100,000 km in mileage. Once it qualifies under the programme, the car wi

Brian

Brian

Jun 24, 2020

Honda plans for Corolla Cross-rivalling SUV, revival of the Honda Crossroad?

With only two SUVs in their current line-up in Japan (Honda CR-V, Honda HR-V), Honda does not have enough firepower to fend off rivals such as Toyota (7 SUVs) or Mazda (5 SUVs) in the ongoing SUV fight.Come March 2021, Honda is set to announce the all-new 2021 Honda HR-V (it is sold as the Vezel in Japan) – one that has been caught on Japanese roads several times now. It has also been digitally rendered, giving us an idea of how it could potentially look like.But that’s not all.If a

Eric

Eric

Jan 4, 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

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 4, 2020

Man in stolen car crashed into woman also in stolen car, coincidence much?

If you don’t believe in coincidence, then perhaps this incident might change your mind. A 27-year-old man in Oregon, USA was trying to escape the police when he conveniently crashed into another stolen car.According to Fox-affiliate KPTV, the police were able to locate the Toyota Land Cruiser after it was reported stolen. A car chase ensued when the police spotted the stolen SUV in the town of Newberg driven by the car thief.In an attempt to escape, the car thief raced through the town onl

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 8, 2020

Honda Jazz 2020 baharu dipratonton untuk China, debut bulan Ogos

Menjelangnya Ogos 2020, Honda Jazz generasi keempat serba baharu akan mula dijual di China.Model ini terbocor di internet pada bulan Mei lepas, menonjolkan rupa hadapan yang berlainan berbanding dengan model yang kami nampak di Tokyo.Berbeza dengan rakannya di Jepun, Jazz bagi pasaran China ini (dijual di China sebagai Fit) mempunyai gril hadapan yang lebih menarik, manakala Jazz Jepun pula mempunyai rupa hadapan yang nampak biasa-biasa sahaja. Malah, rekaan bampar hadapan kedua-dua model ini ju

Mersita

Mersita

Jun 11, 2020

Rendered: 2022 BMW 7 Series - Did someone order more grille?

Rendering by BMW43__The next generation BMW 7 Series, codenamed G70, was spotted testing in Germany with heavy camouflage. Artists have gone to work based on the spyshots available and here is one of them.Rendering by BMW43__Do bear in mind that early test mules are typically covered with additional panels to hide some of the design elements, so renderings may not be entirely accurate at this point. Having said that, it’s still interesting to see what the 2022 BMW 7 Series could look like.

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 28, 2020

Ford Ranger Raptor di Malaysia bakal hadir dengan pilihan warna merah True Red?

Berdasarkan spyshot di atas, Ford Ranger Raptor mungkin menerima pilihan warna yang baru iaitu merah "True Red".Gambar yang dihantar oleh pembaca setia kami, VT, menjelaskan bahawa Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC) sedang bersiap sedia untuk perkenalkan warna True Red buat Ford Ranger Raptor di Malaysia.Selain Arctic White, Conquer Grey, Absolute Black, dan Ford Performance Blue, warna True Red akan menjadi pilihan terbaru buat pembeli yang berminat dengan Ford Ranger Raptor.Tahun lepas

Faisal

Faisal

Jan 8, 2021

Car owners can't afford to sell their cars due to outstanding car loan balance

It turns out that it wasn’t just used car sales that saw an increase throughout the past few months, used car dealers in Johor Bahru are reporting an increase in car owners trying to sell their vehicles after the Movement Control Order (MCO) ended in June.One second-hand car shop manager Chang Keng Keong told The Star that there has been a 30 percent increase in the number of people who came to his shop enquiring for information about the disposal of their cars.This was especially apparent

Jerrica

Jerrica

Nov 25, 2020

Ratings Comparison: 2020 Honda Civic vs 2020 Toyota Corolla Altis vs 2019 Mazda 3 Sedan

We’ve put the 2020 Honda Civic, 2020 Toyota Corolla Altis, as well as the 2019 Mazda 3 Sedan through the WapCar Ratings test. And now let’s take a side-by-side look at each cars and walk through all the aspects.Driving Performance - Mazda 3 is the most engaging to drive Facts and Figures 2020 Honda Civic 1.5 TC-P 2020 Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8G 2019 Mazda 3 2.0L Sedan Engine 1.5L 4-cylinder turbo 1.8L 4-cylinder NA 2.0L 4-cylinder NA Transmission

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 18, 2020

2020 Perodua Myvi S-Edition vs Myvi GT: Which is your pick?

In a rather surprising move, Perodua unveiled the 2020 Perodua Myvi S-Edition in Brunei, alongside the regular model. Nope, Malaysia isn't the first to receive this model. Called the Myvi S-Edition, it is heavily inspired by the Myvi GT that was shown at the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (2018 KLIMS).However, unlike the Myvi GT that is based on the Myvi 1.5 AV, the Brunei market Myvi S-Edition is based on the entry-level Myvi 1.3G.Let’s take a closer look and compare

Eric

Eric

Jul 5, 2020