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Reverse parking vs forward parking: Which is better?

When obtaining a Malaysian driver’s license, the only type of parking you are tested for is parallel parking. Other parking methods like perpendicular parking, double parking, and angle parking are not tested. Mainly because parallel parking requires a little bit more skill and concentration."chup" parking. Photo: Uber AdThe most common type of parking today is perpendicular parking, since it offers the most efficient use of space. Perpendicuar parking just means that the car is

Arif

Arif

Oct 3, 2020

2020 Honda City RS previewed in Malaysia! Honda Sensing, LaneWatch, new i-MMD engine

As you know, Honda Malaysia is gearing up for the world premiere of the all-new 2020 GN series Honda City RS i-MMD. Headlining the all-new City are features such as the new 1.5-litre i-MMD engine (new 1.5-litre DOHC engine is also available), Honda LaneWatch and even Honda Sensing.i-MMD stands for intelligent Multi-Mode Drive system. It is a 1.5-litre two-motor full hybrid that replaces the previous one-motor i-DCD. Hybrid variant gets the blue H logoCompared to the previous i-DCD

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 24, 2020

FAQ: All you need to know about the all-new 2020 Honda City (GN-series)!

Arguably the hottest B-segment sedan this year, the all-new 2020 GN-series Honda City is here! As usual, heres a list of your most burning questions, answered. What is the price of the all new 2020 Honda City?Prices will be revised upwards after 31-Dec 2020 with the resumption of SST. 2020 Honda City prices Variant Price (RM), no SST Price (RM), with SST S 74,191 76,800 E 81,664 84,800 V 86,561 89,800 RS TBC in Jan 2021 When will the RS vari

Sanjay

Sanjay

Oct 13, 2020

All-new GN-series 2020 Honda City – 8 features we get that Thailand doesn’t

Honda Malaysia recently gave selected members of the media a chance to get up close and personal with the all-new GN-series 2020 Honda City.After our time with the exterior of the all-new Honda City (interior was blocked off), here’s 8 features we get that Thailand doesn’t get.Rear disc brakesRear disc brakes will be returning on the all-new GN-series Honda City after it was discontinued on the GM6-generation model. This feature was offered on the GD8-generation City (VTEC

Eric

Eric

Aug 25, 2020

2020 Honda City 1.5L V – Best bang-for-the-buck variant?

Launched last week, the 2020 Honda City comes in 4 variants – S, E, V, and RS. Prices with SST incentive start from RM 74,191 for the S variant to RM 86,561 for the V variant. Honda CityGiven that the RS hybrid variant has yet to be given a price and is expected to be introduced in January 2021, we’re focusing on the petrol-only variants and why we think the V variant is the best bang for buck.It’s quite a sum over the base variant, why is it the best value?The S variant g

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 20, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City debuts in Thailand, 1.0 Turbo meets RS

After months of speculation and spyshots, Honda Thailand has launched the fifth generation, all-new 2020 Honda City.For the Thailand market, there will be four variants - the range topping RS variant will now join the usual S, V, and SV variants. Prices in Thailand range from: City S: THB 579,500 City V: THB 609,000 City SV: THB 665,000 City RS: THB 739,000Under the hood lies a new 1.0-litre DOHC turbocharged 3-cylinder petrol engine that does 122 PS at 5,500 rpm and 173 Nm from 2,000

Eric

Eric

Nov 25, 2019

Toyota Vios vs Honda City; How do they compare?

The hottest car segment is undeniably the B-segment sedans. You can’t talk about the Honda City without mentioning the Toyota Vios and likewise. But have you ever compared the two cars’ equipment list side by side?For this comparison, we compare the range topping Toyota Vios G variant against the Honda City V variant and City Hybrid as well.Toyota made a huge mark when they debuted the Vios in 2003, but the third generation, unfortunately, let the model down allowing the City to

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jan 29, 2020

​​​​​​​Honda City: Still a better buy over the Toyota Vios?

First launched in Malaysia in March 2014, the current generation Honda City is nearing the final legs of its model life. A mid-life update was introduced in March 2017, and was quickly followed by a full-hybrid variant in July that year.Despite being the oldest model in its class, the City remains the stronger seller in its class, although the updated Toyota Vios have closed the gap significantly. Specifications for Honda City Engine: 1.5-litre, naturally aspirated, port injection Power: 12

Robert

Robert

Sep 2, 2019

2020 Honda City - 4 variants, which to choose?

The all-new 2020 Honda City GN is finally launched in Malaysia with the City RS hybrid making its world debut in Malaysia. There are 4 variants of the popular nameplate available with prices starting from RM 74,191 without SST which is valid until 31 December 2020 for the S variant.So, what are the differences between the 4 models?ExteriorLet’s start on the outside, the S and E variants come equipped with projector halogen lights with LED DRLs. Meanwhile, the V and RS variants come with re

CY Foong

CY Foong

Oct 13, 2020

My reverse light, note singular, is working fine!

Let’s paint a scenario, you reverse your spanking new car into a parking lot, hopped out of your car and a good Samaritan came up to inform you that you’re missing a reverse light and strongly advice you to have it changed for safety reasons.FYI, there’s nothing wrong with your car. Because many cars are now equipped with 1 reverse light while the slot for the other light has been replaced with a rear fog lamp.Contrary to popular arguments online (just Google it, it’s qui

Jerrica

Jerrica

Oct 25, 2019

Honda Malaysia releases new teaser video for the 2020 Honda City RS' Sensing feature

The all-new Honda City RS is set to make its global debut in Malaysia soon. It will be the world's first Honda City to feature the company's latest 2-motor full-hybrid i-MMD drivetrain.We’ve driven the car, albeit for a short while and all photos or videos of the car’s interior are embargoed until the car is launched. You can read our review here.The video above demonstrates the Honda City RS' Sensing feature at work.  (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElement

Hans

Hans

Sep 26, 2020

Deliveries of the 2021 Honda City RS to start this March

Amidst the launch of the Honda Connect, Honda Malaysia has also said that the long-awaited Honda City RS hybrid variant will begin delivery to customers from this month onwards.Honda’s telematics system which is already available in Thailand since 2018 will be making its Malaysian debut with the City RS. Honda Connect is able to keep track of your car’s location, remind you of its next service date as well as calling the emergency if you’re involved in a collision.Also read: Ho

CY Foong

CY Foong

Mar 9, 2021

What will Honda Malaysia be launching in 2021? Honda City Hatchback, Honda Odyssey Facelift, and more

After introducing no less than five new models in 2020, including the Honda Civic facelift, all-new Honda Accord, and all-new Honda City, Honda Malaysia isn’t slowing down one bit. With 2021 just around the corner, let’s take a look and see what does Honda Malaysia has in store for us in 2021.2021 Honda City RSThe Honda City RS will be Honda Malaysia’s first debut for 2021. Granted, the company showcased the City RS during the launch of the fifth-generation model, but would onl

Eric

Eric

Dec 27, 2020

Review: Driving the world's first 2020 Honda City RS with i-MMD in Malaysia

Before we go any further, we need to establish two things. First, the all-new fifth generation 2020 Honda City RS e:HEV hybrid (GN series) is yet to be launched in Malaysia. Second, prices have not been announced.However, we were given an early preview drive in the all-new 2020 City, in its range topping RS guise, on the condition that we dont mention anything about Citys interior – that will have to wait until the car is launched.We were only given a two-lap drive around the Melaka Intern

Hans

Hans

Sep 25, 2020

Review: Here's what the Thai media says of the 2021 Honda City Hatchback

The 2021 Honda City Hatchback is coming to Malaysia, and news of it superseding the Honda Jazz has drawn rather mixed reactions. Some lament the Jazzs departure from this region, but our colleagues over at AutoFun Thailand think that the City Hatchback is a worthy successor.Exterior - RS looks goodPictured in Meteroid Grey MetallicTheres three variants of the City Hatchback in the Land of Smiles - S+, SV, and as tested is this range-topping RS variant.Clockwise from top left: LED headlights and

Sanjay

Sanjay

Mar 13, 2021

All-new 2020 Honda City: How does it compare against the Vios and Almera?

Honda Malaysia has just unveiled the all-new 2020 Honda City, which is set to go head-to-head against the soon-to-be-launched all-new Nissan Almera and Toyota Vios.Now that the launch has been done and dusted, let’s take a closer look and see how these models fare against each other.Powertrain – Plenty of choices in the B-segment marketNot too long ago, those looking for a B-segment sedan had very limited options to choose from, with most engine being offered are naturally-aspirated

Eric

Eric

Oct 13, 2020

2020 Honda new models – Accord, City, and more for Malaysia!

Surprising as it may sound, Honda Malaysia launched only one new model in 2019, which was the facelifted Honda HR-V. That marks quite a drop, considering that Honda Malaysia was rather aggressive with new product launches back in 2017 and 2018. The reason is due to delays in pricing approvals by the government, which not only delayed products from Honda, but other manufacturers as well.Pay BMW money for an Accord?The all-new tenth-generation Honda Accord has found its way across multip

Eric

Eric

Feb 14, 2020

In Brief: Honda City 2019, still the default choice?

(Honda City 2019 Model | Gallery)The fourth-generation Honda City arrived locally in 2014 and it was among the first in the segment to offer six airbags with stability control, putting it ahead of the competition at the time.While it was packed with features, it did receive changes that enthusiasts were not fond of – the move from a 5-speed gearbox to a CVT unit and the switch from disc brakes at the rear to drums.Its nearest rival, the Toyota Vios, does get all-round disc brakes but at th

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 7, 2019

Outgoing (old) GM6 generation Honda City – Is it still a good buy?

The outgoing generation Honda City will soon be replaced with an all-new model. Honda Malaysia have since released a teaser image for the all-new 2020 Honda City, which is expected to be launched in Malaysia within this quarter.To make way for the new model, dealers are offering discounts of at least RM 4,000. Don't expect the all-new Honda City to maintain the current price though. We have already explained why here. In short, removal/reduced EEV incentives by the government

Eric

Eric

Jun 27, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City: Honda Sensing ADAS suite confirmed, 4 variants

Honda Malaysia has announced that the all-new Honda City RS i-MMD will be offered with Honda Sensing, the most complete advanced safety features in the B-segment.The enhanced Honda Sensing system in the All-New City RS i-MMD utilizes a new front wide view camera to recognize better road boundaries during day and night driving conditions.Developed by Honda to meet the objective of ‘Safety for Everyone” and to realize the vision of a collision-free mobile society, Honda Sensing is an a

Eric

Eric

Sep 25, 2020

Pros and Cons: Honda City 1.5V – Still the most spacious but why no AEB?

We’ve previously discussed why we think the V variant of the Honda City is the pick of the range at the moment. That is, until the RS gets its official pricing. Anyway, here’s a recap of the Honda City and its variants.For now, this is the top of the line and if you’re in the market for one, we’ve rounded up the list the pros and cons for you.Pros Supple ride Most spacious in class Honda LaneWatch system Fuel-efficientCons Handling doesn’t inspire confidence Higher

Shaun

Shaun

Feb 14, 2021

Like your 2020 Honda City in this Obsidian Blue Pearl colour? Tell Honda Malaysia

The 1.5-litre i-MMD full-hybrid Honda City e:HEV, which Malaysians will know as the Honda City RS (will only go on sale in January 2021), was launched in Thailand yesterday alongside the Honda City Hatchback, which also made its global debut yesterday.The City Hatchback will replace the Honda Jazz in the Asia-Ocenia region, as the bulbous looking fourth generation Honda Jazz was deemed to be a bit too radical for local users to accept.But back to the three-box sedan City e:HEV. The model is iden

Hans

Hans

Nov 25, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City (GN-series) launched in Malaysia, new engines, from RM 74k

The all-new 2020 Honda City has just been launched in Malaysia. Three variants of the locally-assembled (CKD) B-segment Honda City are available at launch - the S, E and V. Prices for the City starts at RM 74,191, valid until 31-December 2020.The starting price is actually lower than the RM 75,295 (without SST) of the previous generation model.RS variant pictured.The previously seen range-topping RS variant will be introduced in January 2021.Variants of the 2020 Honda CityPrices of the 2020 Hond

Sanjay

Sanjay

Oct 13, 2020

Soalan Lazim: Segalanya tentang Honda City 2020 GN-Series serba baru!

Honda City GN Series 2020 serba baru yang dinanti-nantikan telah tiba! Inilah dia sedan segmen B yang cukup panas tahun ini dan kami ingin jawab semua persoalan anda tentang keluaran terbaru Honda Malaysia ini.Berapakah harga Honda City 2020 serba baru ini?Senarai harga akan dikemaskini setelah berakhirnya pengecualian cukai SST selepas 31 Disember ini. Harga Honda City 2020 Varian Harga, tanpa SST Harga, dengan SST S RM 74,191 RM 76,800 E RM 81,664 RM 84

Mersita

Mersita

Oct 13, 2020

2021 Honda City RS e:HEV, price confirmed from RM 106k

It’s finally here – after months of waiting, Honda Malaysia has finally revealed prices of the 2021 Honda City RS e:HEV hybrid variant. It is priced at RM 105,950.45.This marks an RM 19k premium over the City 1.5 V – now the second highest-spec model in Honda Malaysia’s line-up. Honda City Prices in Malaysia Variant Price (RM) City 1.5 S 74,191.27 City 1.5 E 81,664.82 City 1.5 V 86,561.45 City 1.5 RS 105,950.45 Do note that p

Eric

Eric

Mar 10, 2021

Perodua Myvi awarded best city car by Indonesia’s Gen-Z

The Perodua Myvi is Malaysia’s most popular car but in Indonesia, the Myvi does not enjoy the same popularity. However, the car might have scored a new generation of fans.The King, which is badged as the Daihatsu Sirion in the archipelago, was awarded the best city car award in the Marketeers Youth Choice Brands of the Year 2020.This was a result of a survey conducted by Marketeers with 1,300 Generation Z respondents all over Indonesia within the age of 18 to 25 years old. The majority of

CY Foong

CY Foong

Dec 14, 2020

Honda City vs Nissan Almera: Which is one cheaper to maintain?

Let’s get the important figures out of the way first – the Honda City costs RM 3,669 to maintain over a 5-year/100,00-km period, while the Nissan Almera costs RM 1,766 to maintain over a 5-year/70,000-km period.Yes, 70,000 km over a 5-year period, but well get into that below.Wait, why is the Almera so much cheaper to maintain?Simple – Nissan is currently offering free alternate servicing for the Almera, meaning that youll only need to pay for servicing once every year. The fre

Eric

Eric

Dec 6, 2020

Hyundai Accent surpasses City and Vios as Vietnam’s best-selling B-segment sedan in Jan 2021

While Malaysian buyers tend to prefer Japanese cars over Korean cars, in Vietnam, it seems that the opposite is the case. The Kia Seltos was the best-selling B-segment SUV there in January 2021 and the same goes for the Hyundai Accent in the B-segment sedan category.Source: AutoProAccording to a sales report by Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA), 1,799 units of the Hyundai Accent were delivered in January 2021. This accounts for 29.5% market share, followed by the Honda C

CY Foong

CY Foong

Feb 24, 2021

At RM 106k, the Honda City RS is only RM 3k cheaper than a Civic - which to buy?

After a 6-month wait, Honda Malaysia has finally revealed the price of the 2021 Honda City RS e:HEV hybrid variant. The range-topping City is priced at RM 105,950.Also Read: 2021 Honda City RS e:HEV, price confirmed from RM 106KYou read that right – prices of the top-spec Honda City have breached the RM 100k mark, almost touching the larger C-segment Honda Civic 1.8 S price (RM 109k).Why is the City RS so expensive? The earlier City Hybrid was much cheaperThe main reason is that City RS e:

Eric

Eric

Mar 15, 2021

Spyshot: Honda City 2021 e:HEV, Honda City Hatchback 2021 pelancaran Thailand esok!

Honda CityPenafian: Honda City hybrid dan hatchback sudah dilancarkan.Honda memang sukakan Malaysia tetapi Thailand juga masih dekat di hati Honda. Nampaknya, Honda City 2021 e:HEV hybrid bakal dilancarkan di Thailand pada 24 November 2020.Honda City 2021 e:HEV lebih dikenali dengan nama Honda City RS di Malaysia. Varian paling tinggi Honda City 2021 ini belum diumumkan harganya atas sebab-sebab tertentu. Model Honda City hybrid ini melakukan debut dunia melalui pelancaran di Malaysia.Selain dar

Haris

Haris

Nov 23, 2020