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Did Proton just hint that they are making a return to Thailand?

Proton seems to be actively expanding itself to other countries, earlier this year they announced the launch of the Proton X70 in Pakistan and recently the Proton Saga was exported to Kenya as a CKD unit. But does this mean that the brand is looking to make a return to countries they have pulled out of previously like Thailand? Maybe.Speculations on our end started when Proton Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Dato Radzaif Mohamed, mentioned Thailand as one of the countries that they hope to have

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 24, 2020

Honda Malaysia gives us a closer look of the new 2021 Honda CR-V in new teaser video

Bookings for the new 2021 Honda CR-V were opened last week accompanied by a video teasing the pending arrival of the updated SUV. Now Honda Malaysia has released yet another teaser confirming a few interesting features the new CR-V will bear.Based on the video updated on Honda Malaysia’s official Facebook page, the CR-V facelift will come with smoked tail light finish and a new sporty tailpipe finish.  (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementB

Jerrica

Jerrica

Oct 16, 2020

Honda Malaysia akan hasilkan kereta CKD kesejuta pada 2021

Ditubuhkan pada 15 November 2000, Honda Malaysia tak lama lagi akan menyambut ulangtahun ke-20 tahun mereka di Malaysia.Jualan memuncak pada tahun 2017. Selepas itu, pasaran kereta semakin menurun setiap tahun.Pada tahun 2019, Honda Malaysia berjaya menjual sebanyak 928,271 unit kereta (jumlah kumulatif) sejak tahun 2001. Majoriti daripada jualan tersebut datangnya dari model-model dipasang tempatan (CKD).Unit ke-600,000 dicapai pada 2017Kita boleh jangkakan yang kilang Honda di Pegoh akan menca

Mersita

Mersita

Oct 8, 2020

Which is better for you: 2017 Honda Jazz or 2019 Toyota Yaris?

The B-segment hatch market is the most popular market in the Asian region, so it is not a surprise that there are plenty of options for the picking.Out of all the options, the Honda Jazz and the Toyota Yaris reigns supreme, with only the Mazda 2 being close to holding a candle next to these two.Disclaimer: The Perodua Myvi don’t count. The car sits in a class of its own!Between the Honda Jazz and the Toyota Yaris’s offerings, many are hard pressed to determine which car is better sui

Jerrica

Jerrica

Nov 26, 2019

Polisi automotif Malaysia haru-biru, tapi kenapa Honda masih melabur di Malaysia?

Dalam sebulan dua lagi, Honda akan mengadakan satu lagi pelancaran perdana peringkat dunia di Malaysia, iaitu pelancaran global bagi Honda City Hybrid GN series serba baharu yang kini ditetapkan semula sebagai Honda City RS.Apabila Honda City generasi kelima membuat debut globalnya di Thailand tahun lepas, ia dipadatkan dengan enjin VTEC Turbo 3 silinder 1.0 liter. Varian yang akan dilancarkan tak lama lagi di Malaysia adalah Honda City yang pertama sekali didatangkan dengan enjin hibrid i-MMD b

Mersita

Mersita

Sep 2, 2020

Honda Malaysia to produce its 1 millionth CKD car in 2021

Established on 15-November 2000, Honda Malaysia will soon be celebrating its 20th year anniversary in Malaysia.Sales peaked in 2017. After that, the car market contracted has been contracting each year. As of 2019, Honda Malaysia had sold a cumulative total of 928,271 cars since 2001. The majority of the sales were contributed by locally-assembled (CKD) models.600,000th milestone was achieved in 2017We can expect the Pegoh plant to hit its cumulative 1 millionth CKD car milestone within the

Hans

Hans

Oct 7, 2020

Honda Accord vs Honda CR-V; which car better suits your needs?  

Honda Malaysia welcomed the tenth generation 2020 Honda Accord with a starting price of RM 185,900. Even after the recent price increase, the Honda CR-V’s range topper, 1.5L TC-P, is still priced below the base spec Accord 1.5L TC at RM 175,900. So, should you make the jump and pay RM 10,000 more for the lower spec Accord 1.5L TC?In the new generation Accord, Honda has done away with the 2.0-litre and 2.4-litre engines in favour for a more fuel efficient 1.5-litre Turbocharged unit.It

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 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

Despite the uncertainties, Honda continues to pour money into Malaysia, but why?

In the next month or two, Honda will host yet another world premiere in Malaysia – the global launch of the all-new GN series Honda City Hybrid, now re-designated as the Honda City RS.When the fifth generation Honda City made its world debut in Thailand last year, it was powered by a 1.0-litre three-cylinder VTEC Turbo engine. The one that Malaysia will be launching soon will be the world’s first Honda City powered by an i-MMD hybrid engine.This engine is currently only available in

Hans

Hans

Aug 30, 2020

More than 20k bookings for the all-new Honda City, 13k delivered to-date

The all-new Honda City has proved to be a popular model for Honda Malaysia, as the company has received more than 20,000 bookings for the model since its launch in October 2020.To-date, more than 13,000 units of the petrol variants have been delivered to customers. As for the range-topping City RS e:HEV variant, the company said that deliveries will commence within this month.Speaking of the City RS e:HEV, the wait is over as the company just confirmed that the model is price at RM 105,950, on-t

Eric

Eric

Mar 10, 2021

All-new 2020 Honda City RS open for booking in Malaysia, comes with brand-new i-MMD engine!

After a couple of weeks of teaser after teaser, Honda Malaysia has finally dropped the bomb - the all-new 2020 Honda City RS is open for booking! Yes, you read that right - it’ll have a best-in-class 253 Nm!Thailand-spec City Turbo RS pictured.Malaysians are also the first to get this all-new model as this is the world premiere of the hybrid City in this spec! The B-segment sedan will be fitted with the new i-MMD powertrain (Intelligent Multi-Mode Drive) that replaces the old i-DCD (I

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 14, 2020

Honda Malaysia’s new HondaTouch app makes it easier to get in touch for your next service

Honda Malaysia takes another step into the digital realm with the introduction of their new HondaTouch app. The new mobile application is now available on Google Playstore and Apple AppStore.So, what does the HondaTouch app do? There are 10 main functions on the app:Service Appointment Booking – Honda Malaysia has pre-programmed all authorised Honda service centres into the app allowing Honda owners to easily make a service appointment with their preferred centres any time of the day.Once

Jerrica

Jerrica

Nov 2, 2020

Spied: New 2020 Honda CR-V facelift spotted in Thailand, Malaysia launch imminent?

The 2020 Honda CR-V facelift has been spotted in Thailand ahead of its imminent debut.This comes roughly a month after the model was caught in Vietnam, courtesy of Vietnam’s Registry Department.Visually, we can expect the Thailand version of the updated CR-V to feature a number of updates, including: Cosmic Blue body colour New alloy wheels Panoramic sun roof Driver seat with memory function Qi wireless charging pad Auto dimming rear view mirror Honda Sensing ADAS suitePowertrain is e

Eric

Eric

Jul 13, 2020

2020 Proton X50 launch date confirmed - 27 Oct, livestream via Facebook

At long last, Proton has confirmed the launch date of the highly-anticipated Proton X50.  (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src ='https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.5'; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); As seen on Proton’s Facebook page, they have confirmed that the X50 will be laun

Eric

Eric

Oct 22, 2020

Honda Malaysia ends the 900k Milestone campaign on a high note

Honda Malaysia celebrated their 900,000th locally assembled car with a special two-day celebration and a massive giveaway.The Road to 900,000th Unit Milestone campaign grand finale was held in Bukit Jalil National Stadium on the 28th and 29th September. The grand finale saw the giveaway of 1 unit from each Honda model that is currently on sale in Malaysia to 9 lucky winners.Honda Malaysia has come a long way since the first locally assembled CRV rolled out

Jerrica

Jerrica

Sep 30, 2019

Yang mana patut anda pilih - Proton X70 baharu atau Honda CR-V terpakai?

Dengan harga permulaan sebanyak RM 89,000 (dengan cuti cukai SST), tidak hairanlah mengapa Proton X70 menjadi rebutan di kalangan rakyat Malaysia.Varian tertinggi iaitu Premium X sangatlah berbaloi untuk dibeli kerana datang dengan kelengkapan dan ciri-ciri premium, semua pada harga RM 115,800 sahaja..Namun, harus diingatkan bahawa dengan harga yang sama anda juga boleh mendapatkan Honda CR-V terpakai.Beberapa laman penyenaraian kereta menunjukkan bahawa anda boleh mendapatkan Honda CR-V 1.5 TC-

Faisal

Faisal

Aug 18, 2020

Nürburgring Queen Sabine Schmitz has passed away after long battle with cancer

Queen of Nürburgring, Sabine Schmitz has died after a long battle with cancer. According to German publication LSR Freunde, Schmitz passed away on 16 March 2021 at 51.Her team, Frikadelli Racing, has yet to release an official statement on her passing.Update: Frikadelli Racing has confirmed the passing of Sabine Schmitz.Schmitz is well-known to be the only woman to win a 24-hour race in the Green Hell. To date, no other woman has completed as many laps on the Nordschleife as Schmitz.The Ger

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 17, 2021

2021 Honda CR-V facelift open for booking – Honda LaneWatch as standard, hands-free power tailgate

Thai-spec model shownHonda Malaysia has just announced that the new facelifted 2021 Honda CR-V is now open for bookings nationwide. We covered the facelifted SUV back in July when it was launched in Thailand.Since its launch in 2017, 36,000 units of the 5th-generation CR-V have been sold in Malaysia, making it one of the most popular SUVs, capturing 19% of the non-national SUV market share.Thai-spec model shownThe CR-V has a more captivating front look with a new black grille combined with the s

CY Foong

CY Foong

Oct 6, 2020

Panduan membeli: Honda CR-V gen 4 terpakai - serendah RM 60k, masih lagi SUV pilihan ramai?

Tak dinafikan, Honda CR-V adalah model SUV yang sudah lama bertapak dalam hati rakyat Malaysia. Sejak daripada pengenalan model ini pada tahun 2001, Honda CR-V telah menampilkan ruang but belakang yang sangat besar dalam kelasnya, melonjakkan ia menjadi SUV paling digemari di Malaysia.Honda CR-V G4 facelift. Foto: Cars of MalaysiaMalah, Honda juga turut menolak untuk meletakkan 2 tempat duduk belakang dalam Honda CR-V seperti mana pengeluar lain seperti Nissan X-Trail dan Mitsubishi Outlander un

Haris

Haris

Mar 5, 2021

Toyota to release three new SUVs in Malaysia - RAV4 in 2020

Toyota RAV4Based on an investor's newsletter published by RHB Investment, UMW Toyota Motor is planning to introduce three new SUV models in Malaysia, to further meet demands in the trending SUV market.The newsletter claims that all three models will be introduced within the next 12 months, but checks with our own sources suggests that this is no longer the case, and only one SUV model will be launched this year. Introduction of the remaining two models has been delayed to next year.Details a

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Mar 19, 2020

41st 2020 Bangkok International Motor Show date confirmed in July

Grand Prix International Public Company Limited (GPI), organisers of the Bangkok International Motor Show, announced the new official date for the motor show. The 41st 2020 Bangkok International Motor Show will run from 15 July 2020 to 26 July 2020 at the Impact Exhibition hall.So far, the automotive brands confirmed to be participating in the show include Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, FOMM, Ford, Honda, Hyundai Truck & Bus, Isuzu, Jaguar-Land Rover, Kia, Lamborghini, Lexus, Maserati, Mazda, MG M

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 30, 2020

Gran Turismo 7 revealed for the Playstation 5, a step-up from its previous entry?

Polyphony Digital just revealed the gameplay trailer for Gran Turismo 7 for the Playstation 5 (PS5), marking it as the 14th installment in the series.It has been 3 years since the previous title, as Gran Turismo Sport was released on the Playstation 4 in 2017.The trailer delivers a bountiful of in-game trailer, where we get to see renders of race cars, and tracks that fully utilizes the Playstation 5's Ray Tracing hardware. Audiophiles are sure to be delighted by the sound design engine

Brian

Brian

Jun 12, 2020

Should you buy a new Proton X70 or a used Honda CR-V?

With prices starting from just RM 95,000, it’s no surprise why the Proton X70 became a hit among Malaysians.Proton X70 galleryEven in its range-topping Premium X trim, RM 122,800 isn’t a lot of money, considering the amount of features the Proton X70 offers.Keep in mind that for the same price you’re paying for a brand-new Proton X70, you can also get a used Honda CR-V.Honda CR-V galleryA quick check on some car listing sites indicate you can get a turbocharged 2

Eric

Eric

May 14, 2020

Owner Review: I chose the 1.8 NA instead of the 1.5 Turbo engine - My 2017 Honda Civic FC 1.8

** This article is published on WapCar Community. Click the link below to enter the community for car enthusiasts in Malaysiahttps://www.wapcar.my/forumBasic information about my carHonda Civic FC 1.8 2017Reasons why I bought this carTo replace my problematic Kia Forte 2.0 (2012).I needed a car I can get around quickly and has to fit my family comfortably. Not yet reach the uncle/taukeh stage so a C-segment car will do. Probably my next car will be a D-segment car.Car Selection Process I didnt

Wapcar UGC

Wapcar UGC

Dec 11, 2020

Owner Review: I chose the 1.8 NA instead of the 1.5 Turbo engine - My 2017 Honda Civic FC 1.8

** This article is published on WapCar Community. Click the link below to enter the community for car enthusiasts in Malaysiahttps://www.wapcar.my/forumBasic information about my carHonda Civic FC 1.8 2017Reasons why I bought this carTo replace my problematic Kia Forte 2.0 (2012).I needed a car I can get around quickly and has to fit my family comfortably. Not yet reach the uncle/taukeh stage so a C-segment car will do. Probably my next car will be a D-segment car.Car Selection Process I didnt

Owner Review

Owner Review

Dec 2, 2020

Intipan: Honda CR-V 2020 facelift baru dilihat di Vietnam, masuk Malaysia tahun 2021?

Buat julung kalinya, Honda CR-V 2020 facelift baru telah menonjolkan dirinya di rantau ASEAN, lebih tepat lagi di Vietnam.Sekumpulan gambar yang keluar dari Jabatan Pendaftaran Vietnam menunjukkan Honda Vietnam akan mengenalkan model terbaharu kereta tersebut disana tak lama lagi.Apa yang membuatkan ia lebih menarik lagi adalah dokumen ini juga menyatakan yang pemasangan CR-V facelift baru ini akan dibuat secara lokal oleh Honda Vietnam di kilang mereka di Vinh Phuc. Buat masa sekarang, Hon

Mersita

Mersita

Jun 9, 2020

Owner Problems: My Honda CR-V's Honda Sensing® system has a major flaw - It does not work in the rain

** This article is published on WapCar Community. Click the link below to enter the community for car enthusiasts in Malaysiahttps://www.wapcar.my/forumModel: 2017 Honda CR-V 1.5TC-PIssue(s): Honda Sensing concernHi!I have never considered wanting to own/use a HONDA as I have always known that this brand in this part of the world (Malaysia as we speak) is OVER-RATED and OVER-SENSUALIZED. The money paid is not that worth the value or returns expected as there are better options and packages.Wife

Owner Review

Owner Review

Dec 11, 2020

Scored a used child car seat? Have you checked the expiry date?

With the Road and Transport Department (JPJ) waiting for the official green light to start issuing fines for not using a child car seat, many parents are rushing to purchase a seat to avoid needing to pay the expensive fine. But unfortunately, many are looking to second-hand child seats or hand-me-downs from friends and families. Did you know that these child car seats have an expiry date?Yes, all child car seats have an expiry date or shelf life as we call it. There are many factors contributin

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 8, 2020

Spied: New 2020 Honda CR-V facelift seen in Vietnam, Malaysia debut by 2021?

For the very first time, the new 2020 Honda CR-V facelift has been spotted in the ASEAN region, more specifically in Vietnam.Indeed, these set of photos surfaced from Vietnam’s Registry Department, indicating that Honda Vietnam will be introducing the new model there soon.Interestingly, the documents also point out that the new CR-V facelift will be locallly-assembled by Honda Vietnam at its Vinh Phuc plant. At the moment, the Honda CR-V sold in Vietnam is imported from Thailand.For the Vi

Eric

Eric

Jun 4, 2020

5 car tips that will help you score that second date with the girls

Despite the call for gender equality across the world, we really should not leave the word ‘chivalry’ behind. Believe me when I say that while women are perfectly fine with paying for their meals, we do appreciate the hint of chivalry on the guy’s part. So, if you’re looking to ask the girl you like on a second date, here are 5 tips for all the car-loving guys out there.Always gauge her comfort level in the carOne of the most important things on a date is to make sure the

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 7, 2021