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Nissan heads to Kota Bharu, Kelantan with new 3S centre

Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) is expanding Nissan’s presence up in Kota Bharu, Kelantan with the opening of a brand new 3S centre. The new centre will be operated by ETCM’s newly appointed dealer Edaran Nuri Sdn Bhd. Like all new Nissan 3S centres, the latest Kota Bharu centre is built according to the new Nissan Retail Concept (NRC) guidelines so car owners and customers alike will feel the brand’s warmth and comfort. The new centre spans 12,260 square feet featuring a showroom floor that easil


Aug 5, 2020

Pusat 3S Nissan baru dibuka di Kota Bharu, Kelantan

Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) kini mengembangkan sayapnya dengan membuka Pusat 3S Nissan serba baru di Kota Bharu, Kelantan. Pusat baru ini akan dijalankan oleh pengedar ETCM baru, Edaran Nuri Sdn. Bhd. Sama seperti Pusat 3S Nissan lain yang baru, pusat di Kota Bharu ini dibina berdasarkan garis panduan Nissan Retail Concept (NRC) yang baru supaya pemilik kereta dan pelanggan boleh menikmati keselesaan dan kemesraan yang ditawarkan jenama popular ini. Pusat 3S serba baru ini berkeluasan 12,260 k


Aug 8, 2020

Volvo Car Malaysia opens new 3S centre in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

There’s a new Volvo 3S centre in Malaysia and this time it is located in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. The latest 3S centre will add to their list of 14 dealerships nationwide and will be run by their new dealer partner Sebangga Mitsinbo Sdn Bhd. The new 2-storey 3S centre spans 5,432 square-foot and is built to adhere to Volvo Car’s retail standard known as the Volvo Retail Experience (VRE). The facility is prepared to put the Volvo Car Lifestyle Collection and Accessories on show and ready to facilita


Jul 30, 2020

Porsche #DrivingTomorrow exhibition opens at Changi Airport, until 16 January 2021

Porsche has unveiled #DrivingTomorrow, a pop-up exhibition at Jewel Changi Airport that tells the story of Porsche’s journey towards electromobility, and its futureproof solutions and innovations through the years. “The mindset of shaping the future of the sports car, with enthusiasm and conviction, has always propelled Porsche forward throughout our history. The #DrivingTomorrow exhibition is therefore an invitation to join us as we look back at our proudest innovations in electromobility, and


Dec 25, 2020

Proton expands business in Kota Kinabalu

Proton has officially cut the ribbon to their new 3S centre in Kota Kinabalu. The new centre is run by Shirba Auto World Sdn Bhd and is the third Proton outlet to open in the city. Shirba Auto 3S centres spans a total of 2,259 square metres and has a capacity to fit 12 service bays, 6 service hoists, a comfortable customer lounge and even offers free WiFi. Proton’s efforts to encourage upgrading of all their facilities and to attract more dealerships has been a success so far. The brand now has


Oct 21, 2019

8 cars vandalised in Kota Damansara; Police looking for witnesses

“Who is to pay for the repairs?” This was the biggest question in the minds of 8 car owners who returned to their cars and discovered someone had broken their windscreens. The incident happened in the parking lot of the Kota Damansara Driving Range on Tuesday night. Petaling Jaya deputy police chief Supt Ku Mashariman Ku Mahmood told the media that the owners of all 8 cars have made a police report regarding the incident. Unfortunately, initial investigations have revealed there are no CCTV came


Apr 1, 2021

Video: YSuku terbabas, Honda HR-V bagi signal terus u-turn!

Melakukan pusingan U di tempat tidak dibenarkan hingga mengakibatkan kemalangan ngeri. Itu antara kesalahan dan tindakan 'bodoh' yang dilakukan pemandu sebuah kenderaan SUV Honda HRV hingga mengakibatkan kemalangan ngeri di Kota Bharu, semalam. Berdasarkan rakaman kamera litar tertutup di kawasan berkenaan, kejadian malang itu dikatakan berlaku di Jalan Kelochor, Kota Bharu. Dalam rakaman berkenaan, dapat dilihat pemandu HRV itu pada mulanya berhenti di tepi jalan sebelum secara tiba-tiba melaku


Mar 26, 2021

How did this Perodua Myvi land on a fish stall?

Images of a white Perodua Myvi sitting on a fish stall has gone viral on social media recently. The fish seller claims to have suffered RM 1,000 worth of damages though nobody was hurt in the incident that happened in Ketereh, Kota Bharu. According to the owner of the fish stall, Zulkifli Ramli, 44, the white Myvi was driven by a 60-year-old woman who had mistakenly stepped on the throttle pedal instead of the brake, causing the car to shoot forward and land on top of the stall’s counter. The ow


Apr 24, 2020

Toyota Hilux merempuh Chevrolet Optra di laluan bertentangan, empat sekeluarga terkorban

Lima nyawa telah terkorban apabila sebuah trak pikap merempuh sebuah kereta dari arah bertentangan. Kejadian yang berlaku pada jam 3.15 petang di kilometer 334 Jalan Kuala Lumpur – Kota Bharu itu dipercayai berpunca dari sebuah Toyota Hilux yang kehilangan kawalan. Akibatnya, trak pikap itu masuk ke laluan yang bertentangan lalu bertembung dengan sebuah kereta jenis Chevrolet Optra yang terdiri dari pasangan suami isteri dan dua orang anak di tempat duduk belakang. Menurut Ketua Polis Daerah Rau


Mar 15, 2021

Proton’s epic 1 Tank Adventure draws to a close

36 finalists, 18 Proton cars and 710km later, Proton’s 1 Tank Adventure ends on a high note. For the last leg of the 1 Tank Adventure, participants were required to drive from Kota Bharu, Kelantan all the way to Johor Bahru. This is the longest route yet for the challenge compared to their previous rounds! This year, Proton has also set new rules to ensure that the speed difference is enforced between competitors by setting a time limit to check in to the set checkpoints. The results are an aver


Oct 15, 2019

Sabah to build world's biggest copper foil plant for EV batteries

SK Nexilis, a South Korean copper foil producer for electric vehicles (EV) under SK Group, will be building its first overseas plant in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. The company will invest a total of RM 2.3 billion on the plant with an aimed annual production capacity of 44,000 tons, Business Korea reports that it is the world's biggest copper foil plant. Construction of the plant is expected to start in the first half of 2021 with commercial operation expected to start in 2023. The copper fo


Jan 29, 2021

Perodua Myvi potong tak lepas, bertembung treler di Bentong-Raub. 4 maut

Sebuah Perodua Myvi yang dipandu seorang guru wanita bertembung dengan sebuah treler dalam nahas di Kilometer 5, Jalan Bentong-Raub, pada kira-kira 4.10 pagi semalam. Pemandu kereta Myvi terbabit, Marlianna Abdul Muid (37), bersama adiknya, Marlia Abdul Muid (36), meninggal dunia di lokasi kejadian akibat tersepit dan cedera parah. Dua kanak-kanak yang berada di dalam kereta berkenaan turut terkorban. Mangsa kanak-kanak dikenalpasti sebagai anak lelaki Marlia, Muhammad Faizz Aryan Mohd Faizuddin


Mar 30, 2021

Car cannibals dismantle Mercedes-AMG GT while owner is on holiday

As a car person, the worst situation we can find our cars in when we return from a holiday is to find the car vandalised or stolen. This Mercedes-AMG GT owner did not have his car stolen but he did return from his 5-day holiday to find his beloved supercar almost completely dismantled. Jay Tranter left his Mercedes-AMG GT in a guarded car park located not far from the Birmingham airport before he left for his 5-day holiday with his girlfriend. The 36-year-old came back from his short holiday to


Jul 24, 2020

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 manageme


Dec 8, 2020

Perodua holds its first-ever Body & Paint skill contest

Perodua has successfully held its first-ever Body & Paint (B&P) Skill Contest in a move to step up its human capital development efforts and provide higher standards of B&P service to its customers. Established in 2009, Perodua’s B&P business deals with the repair and restoration of vehicles that have been involved in collisions. “Our B&P business aims to take much of the hassle away from the repair of collision-involved vehicles, with work carried out to the highest possible standards of qualit


Jul 23, 2019

Only selected dealers are selling the Toyota Vios GR Sport

The 2020 Toyota Vios GR Sport (GR-S) could be the entry-level Gazoo Racing (GR) model in Toyota's line-up. Starting from RM 95,284 (excluding SST, valid until 31-Dec 2020), it is much cheaper than the GR Yaris but it is every bit as special. 2020 Toyota Vios pricelist (Without SST) Model Price 1.5 J A/T RM 76,623 1.5 E A/T RM 82,593 1.5 G A/T RM 87,584 1.5 GR-S A/T RM 95,284 The performance-inspired Vios isn't available at all Toyota showrooms. This is because the Vios GR-S is an extension of th

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Dec 18, 2020

HMAV 4x4 MILDEF selesai pandu-uji pertama, sudah terima tempahan

Kenderaan nasional berperisai mobiliti tinggi 4x4 buatan tempatan pertama yang dihasilkan oleh MILDEF International Technologies Sdn. Bhd. telah berjaya mengharungi sesi ujian pertama dengan kerjasama daripada Pasukan Uji Nilai Tentera Darat Malaysia (TDM) dan Institut Penyelidikan Sains dan Teknologi Pertahanan (STRIDE). Jentera buatan Malaysia itu dilaporkan telah mengharungi ujian seperti ujian laluan off-road sejauh 300 km, on-road 700 km, ujian mendaki, ujian di atas jalan berpasir, ujian b


Mar 16, 2021

2020 Nissan Almera Turbo didedah! Kini dengan lebih penjimatan minyak dan roadtax!

Nissan Almera Jika minggu lepas Honda City telah menerima pelbagai liputan, nampaknya minggu ini Nissan Almera serba baharu tidak mahu ketinggalan. Edaran Tan Chong Motor telah mendedahkan spesifikasi Nissan Almera Turbo generasi baharu melalui siaran media rasmi mereka. Sebelum ini, kami telah menjangkakan bahawa Nissan Almera generasi baharu ini akan hadir dengan enjin 1.0 liter turbo. Nampaknya, jangkaan kami tepat! Nissan Almera generasi baharu akan hadir dengan enjin 3 silinder berkuasa tur


Sep 4, 2020

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

The Proton 1 Tank Adventure is back!

Event open to owners of 2019 Proton Iriz, Persona, and Saga Participants to explore roads and attractions in Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Sarawak The second running of Proton’s 1 Tank Adventure, the event that invites Proton owners to experience the sights, sounds and cuisine of Malaysia while driving economically, is set to kick off on 14 September 2019. Offering over RM 100,000 worth of prizes and comprising three preliminary rounds and a grand finale, participants will consist of owners of


Sep 13, 2019

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 in


Nov 25, 2020

Renault Subscription plan turns one - named Malaysia's Car Subscription Company of the Year 2020!

Renault has been named Malaysia Car Subscription Company of the Year at the 2020 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards for its Renault Subscription programme, a year after the programme celebrates its first anniversary. Launched in August last year, the programme was designed to offer an alternative to vehicle ownership beyond the traditional hire-purchase model as well as car sharing and rental options available. “We are delighted to have received this prestigious accolade from Fr


Aug 24, 2020

Pelanggan beratur, kenapa Toyota Corolla Cross sepatutnya dilancarkan dari dulu lagi di Malaysia?

Tahukah anda 750 unit awalan Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G 2021 impot (CBU, Thailand) terbaru yang ditetapkan untuk Malaysia sudah habis dijual dalam masa kurang daripada seminggu? Penghantarannya pula akan berlangsung serta-merta. Para penjual/'dealer' model ini masih lagi menerima tempahan bagi varian 1.8V yang lebih tinggi. Walau bagaimanapun, penghantaran bagi 1.8V hanya akan dijalankan pada Julai ini (oleh itu, terlepas pengecualian cukai jualan Penjana). Para pelanggan masih boleh menempah var


Apr 7, 2021

Volvo Car Malaysia sold 1,950 cars in 2020, up 3% despite COVID-19

In a media event by Volvo Car Malaysia today, Mr. Nalin Jain, Managing Director of Volvo Car Malaysia announced that VCM sold 1,950 cars in 2020, up 3% from 2019, which saw 1,833 cars sold. July was the best month for VCM last year with 286 units sold, 2020 also saw the launch of the Volvo S60 T8 PHEV in Malaysia, and the opening of a new Volvo 3S centre in Kota Kinabalu. For future plans, Mr. Nalin Jain said “We are going to introduce further sustainable product line up. It’s a huge line-up of


Jan 13, 2021

Did you know that Geely has a flying car that works?

Not many are aware but Geely has been quietly working on a flying car, one that actually fits the description of a flying car, as in a vehicle that not only flies but can also be driven on the road. The distinction is important because our own Entrepreneur Development Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Redzuan Yusof is still confused between a flying car and an air taxi. The erroneously described flying car project that the Malaysian government supports is not a flying car but an air taxi - a vertical tak


Nov 19, 2019

PDRM arrests Alza driver who assaulted Honda S660 driver until he lost 7 teeth

The Perodua Alza driver who beat up a Honda S660 driver with a metal pipe has been arrested in Kota Kinabalu at around 2 pm yesterday (March 31). Previously, it was reported that a fight between the Alza driver and the 21-year-old S660 driver ensued at a traffic light in Jalan Kolam, Kota Kinabalu where the victim reprimanded the suspect for not using his turn signals. Also read: KK JDM fans, a Honda S660 owner lost 7 teeth after assault by Alza driver As a result, the victim found himself missi


Apr 1, 2021

Volvo opens new showroom in Ipoh and already 250 customers have paid a visit!

Volvo Car Malaysia (VCM) brings the Volvo Retail Experience to Perak with the opening of a brand new 3S centre in Ipoh. With a growing demand for the brand in that region, this is VCM and dealer-partner, iRoll Ipoh Sdn Bhd’s answer to catering to the potential owners in the northern region. The 3S centre will bring Scandinavian flair to Ipoh with the Scandinavian inspired showroom. It also has a fully equipped service centre with a total of 4 repair bays to service cars located around the north


Nov 11, 2019

Honda Malaysia and SoCar provides 50 Honda Citys for frontliners

Honda Malaysia has collaborated with SoCar to provide 50 units of Honda City for Honda customers working at the frontlines in the fight against the COVID-19 outbreak. Frontliners (who are also Honda owners) who are unable to access their vehicles during this period will be able to use these Honda Citys for 1 month as a temporary mobility solution for them to carry out their duties. The fleet of Honda City will be provided by SoCar, the car-sharing platform, and all rental charges will be borne b

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Apr 23, 2020

Korea’s best-selling car is not the Hyundai Sonata, but something rarely exported

The Hyundai Sonata might be the representative icon of Korean cars but you might be surprised to know that Korea’s best-selling car for 2020 is not a Hyundai Sonata, or any SUV. Instead, Korea’s No.1 selling car for 2020 is the Hyundai Grandeur. Hyundai sold 145,463 units of the Grandeur in 2020, making it the No.1 selling car in Korea, ahead of second-placed Hyundai Porter truck (95,194 units) and third-placed Hyundai Elantra (87,731 units). The Kia K5 (84,550 units) and Kia Sorento (82,275 uni


Jan 25, 2021

KK JDM fans, a Honda S660 owner lost 7 teeth after assault by Alza driver

A Honda S660 owner found himself missing 7 teeth and sporting serious injuries to his head and arms after a fight with a Perodua Alza driver. Astro Awani reports that the 21-year-old had reprimanded the Alza driver for not using his turn signals before changing lanes when they were stopped at a traffic light in Jalan Kolam, Kota Kinabalu. During their altercation, the Alza driver started beating up the Honda S660 with a metal stick, breaking the Kei-car’s windscreen in the process, before turnin


Mar 31, 2021