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Toyota Corolla Altis's segment-first wireless charger - what phones does it support?

UMW Toyota Motor has recently introduced the all-new Toyota Corolla Altis. We've covered the all-new Corolla Altis extensively, including a quick review of the new C-segment sedan, but there's one feature that Toyota hasn't put much emphasis on - the wireless charging pad. Yes, the all-new Toyota Corolla Altis (1.8 G only) features a built-in wireless charging pad, and it is the first model in its segment to offer such a feature. What is wireless ch

Eric

Eric

Oct 15, 2019

Optional wireless charger to be offered for Proton X50, dealers confirm

Following tip-offs by our dear readers, checks with a couple of Proton dealers confirm that an optional wireless charging pad will be offered to Proton X50 customers in the near future.This brochure is making its roundsWe understand that the wireless charging pad will retail at around RM 450 and offered at Proton 2S, 3S, and 4S centres. The wireless charger will be fitted where the key is in this photoPending official announcement by the carmaker, we also learn that the wireless charger must be

Sanjay

Sanjay

Apr 6, 2021

Nak Proton Iriz 1.6L Premium dan gajet Huawei percuma? Jom sertai peraduan Proton x Huawei!

Bagi menyambut perayaan Tahun Baru Cina, Proton dan Huawei berganding bahu untuk memberi penghargaan kepada pelanggan atas sokongan tidak berbelah bagi dengan memberi anda peluang untuk memenangi Proton Iriz 1.6L Premium dan pelbagai produk elektronik oleh Huawei.Peraduan “Together. Light Up the Moments” berlangsung sehingga 30 April 2021. Pelanggan yang membeli Proton Iriz, Proton Persona, Proton Exora, Proton Saga atau produk Huawei dalam tempoh ini layak menyertai peraduan ini.Tap

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Feb 25, 2021

Win a Proton Iriz or other Huawei gadgets in Proton x Huawei's contest

To celebrate the Chinese New Year, Proton and Huawei are once again teaming up to bring to you yet another buy and win contest to make the festive season sweeter. The grand prize will be a Proton Iriz Premium while other prizes include various Huawei products.The “Together. Light Up the Moments” contest will run from 11 February 2021 to 30 April 2021. Customers who purchase a Proton Iriz, Proton Persona, Proton Exora, Proton Saga or any Huawei branded device within this period will b

Jerrica

Jerrica

Feb 16, 2021

Bought a Proton or a Huawei? You're eligible to win a Proton X70

2020 has been a tough year for the entire world and most of us are breathing a sigh of relief that it is finally coming to an end. But Proton and Huawei are looking to make the end of 2020 a lot sweeter with a special collaboration to reward customers with attractive prizes like a brand-new Proton X70.Known as the Proton x Huawei Better Together contest, the year-end campaign will run from 15 December 2020 to 3 January 2021. It is open to anybody who has purchased selected Proton models (Persona

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 18, 2020

Lego unveils Dom’s Dodge Charger from The Fast & Furious

The iconic Dodge Charger R/T that was driven by Dominic Toretto in the Fast and Furious franchise has been Lego-fied. This 1,077-piece Lego Technic set is an accurate representation of Dom's 1970 Dodge Charger R/T, down to its iconic V8 engine, double wishbone suspension, and even its wheelie bar.It even comes with nitro bottles in the boot and a fire extinguisher in the cockpit.Priced at USD 99, this 1:13 scale Charger is available to pre-order on Lego.com and is expected to be av

Eric

Eric

Apr 1, 2020

Wireless Android Auto is now available on selected BMW models

BMW recently released a new video showcasing the recently-updated BMW 5 Series running wireless Android Auto, roughly 6 months after announcing their plans to include support for Android users.With that in place, BMW models running on Operating System 7.0 now support both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, both wirelessly.As shown in the video, once the phone is paired to the car, no cables are required for Android Auto to run. Just place the phone in the Qi wireless charging pad and you’re g

Eric

Eric

Jun 30, 2020

2021 Mazda 6 updated in Malaysia, wireless Apple CarPlay now standard

Bermaz Motor, Mazda’s distributor in Malaysia has just announced that the evergreen Mazda 6 has been given some updates for 2021 alongside the Mazda MX-5. Prices for the updated, imported from Japan (CBU) Mazda 6 starts from RM 170,917 (excludes 50% SST, valid until 30-June 2021).The updates are mostly additional features but possibly the most important is wireless Apple CarPlay which is now available standard on all variants of the Mazda 6.The Malaysian-spec Mazda 6 comes with two engine

CY Foong

CY Foong

Apr 1, 2021

Is the new 2021 Toyota Vios facelift a better car than the City and Almera?

The B-segment sedan race is heating up for sure with UMW Toyota just only announcing (estimated) prices for the latest 2021 Toyota Vios facelift.Malaysians are pretty much spoilt for choice in getting a brand-new B-segment sedan with rivals like the Honda City and the Nissan Almera also vying to get buyers.However, which of the three would be the right choice? We’ll take a quick look and compare the highest specs (highest petrol-powered variant in the case of the City) of the 3 popular non

CY Foong

CY Foong

Nov 17, 2020

Review: 2020 Toyota RAV4 2.5 – The perfect car for humble rich people

Toyota cars are ubiquitous. The Toyota Vios, Toyota Corolla, and the Toyota Hilux are common sights on our roads. Even Toyota luxury MPVs like the Alphard and Vellfire are seen just about everywhere in Malaysia. However, the same could not be said about the 2020 Toyota RAV4. At a price tag of RM 223,880 (with SST), the 2020 Toyota RAV4 is expensive. And from a value perspective, it doesnt make any sense. The RAV4 doesnt offer much more value over its cheaper rivals, and that further repels poten

Arif

Arif

Oct 1, 2020

Bookings suspended for Proton X50 Standard variant, demand too low

Due to low demand, Proton has decided to suspend bookings for the Standard variant of the Proton X50. Proton has seen over 40,000 bookings for the X50 since its launch in October 2020, but bookings for the standard variant only account for 5%.The Edge reports that while Proton had expected the X50 to garner a lot of interest, the demand has been overwhelming, especially for the Flagship variant.Proton will focus on the larger population of bookings, which is for the non-Standard variants. Bookin

Arif

Arif

Apr 16, 2021

Top 8 car stuff you can buy from Lazada, discount code inside!

Photo credit: Kuzig Glanz DetailingWith MCO 2.0 truly underway and upon us, most of us will be spending most of our time at home. That also means our cars wont be driven as often as usual. But that is no excuse to sideline our precious set of wheels. In fact, this could be the perfect time for the DIY project that you never got started with!WapCar has come together with Lazada to make your car care DIY a cinch this MCO period. Here are some recommended products from online retailers that you can

Jason

Jason

Jan 22, 2021

Bermaz updates 2021 Mazda MX-5 with Wireless Apple CarPlay, from RM 259k

The glitzy 2021 Mazda MX-5 has received a minor update in Malaysia, now coming with Wireless Apple CarPlay.The MX-5 is available in sole folding hardtop (RF) guise here, and this update is extended to both the six-speed automatic and manual variants. Beyond that, everything else remains the same - the 2.0-litre, naturally-aspirated four-cylinder mill still makes 181 PS at 7,000 rpm and 205 Nm at 4,000 rpm. Other features such as Adaptive LED headlights (ALH), Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-T

Sanjay

Sanjay

Apr 1, 2021

Hyundai Kona Facelift revealed: New mild-hybrid option, wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Unlike usual facelift cycles, Hyundai has made quite a huge change to the looks of the new 2020 Hyundai Kona facelift. Not only does the B-segment SUV look radically different, but it also comes with mild-hybrid options, an upgraded interior, a special Kona N-Line variant and even wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.As mentioned, the new Kona looks radically different from the pre-facelift. The most noticeable difference is the location of the Hyundai logo, it is now located on the 

Jerrica

Jerrica

Sep 2, 2020

Prices announced for 2021 Toyota Vios facelift - from RM 76k, TSS, new colour

Barely a day after UMW Toyota Malaysia (UMWT) teased the 2021 Toyota Vios facelift, weve now got the estimated price list for the updated B-segment sedan. Estimated prices of the 2021 Toyota Vios facelift 2021 Toyota Vios estimated price list Variant 1.5 J (AT) 1.5E (AT) 1.5G (AT) Price RM 75,701 RM 85,674 RM 89,232 The estimated price list shown above are SST-exempt (valid until 31-Dec 2020), on-the-road sans insurance and road tax.Much like the equally-new 2021

Sanjay

Sanjay

Nov 16, 2020

New 2021 Honda Accord gets updated Sensing and i-MMD hybrid, wireless Android Auto

Three years after making its world debut in Detroit, USA, Honda has given its mid-size Accord a mid-lifecycle update. However, changes are very minor.In terms of styling, the 2021 Honda Accord will get a new front grille and bumper, new LED headlights with a longer and wider illumination, and new alloy wheels.Honda says the grille is now wider, but you have to squint your eyes really hard to tell the difference. The most noticeable difference are the new front fog lamp housing.Inside, the u

Hans

Hans

Oct 14, 2020

Mazda 6 2021 diperbaharui di Malaysia – standard dengan 'wireless' Apple CarPlay!

Bermaz Motor Sdn Bhd baru sahaja melancarkan kemaskini terbaru buat Mazda 6 yang didatangkan secara CBU di Malaysia. Kini, kedua-dua varian 2.0L dan 2.5L hadir dengan sokongan Apple CarPlay jenis wireless.Juga baca: Kenapa kereta anda wajib ada Apple CarPlay dan Android Auto? Ini sebabnyaDi samping itu, varian 2.0L dikemaskini dengan ciri Advanced Keyless Entry & Walkaway serta paddle shifter. Mengenai varian 2.5L, pembeli kini ditawarkan dengan rim yang berwarna Black Metallic. Pada masa ya

Faisal

Faisal

Apr 1, 2021

Spyshot: 2021 Hyundai Creta caught in Indonesia, Malaysia debut in 2022?

The 2021 Hyundai Creta has been spotted in Indonesia, covered with minimal camouflage, hinting that the company is on track to introduce the new B-segment SUV by the second half of 2021.The sighting of the Hyundai Creta adds weight to our earlier speculation that Hyundai will be assembling the Creta and other models in Indonesia for the ASEAN region.Despite Hyundai’s extensive SUV line-up (Creta, Kona, Palisade, Santa Fe, Tucson, Venue), they are unrepresented in the booming B-segment SUV

Eric

Eric

May 4, 2020

Maserati MC20 supercar unveiled - 3.0L V6 twin-turbo, 630 PS/730 Nm

The last supercar from Maserati was the MC12, introduced in 2004. Since then, Maserati hasn’t been making supercars. Until now, with the introduction of the Maserati MC20.MC stands for Maserati Corse and 20 for 2020, the year of its premiere. It features 3.0L twin-turbocharged V6 engine that makes 630 PS (exactly the same as the MC12) and 730 Nm of torque. Power goes to the rear wheels via an 8-speed dual-clutch transmission.The MC20 weighs just 1,500 kg, allowing a 0-100 km/h sprint time

Shaun

Shaun

Sep 10, 2020

Is there a city car with a better interior than this all-new Honda Jazz?

By now you would’ve seen the all-new Honda Jazz, which made its world premiere yesterday at the opening of the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show in Japan, where the Jazz is sold as the Fit.The fourth generation Honda Jazz will only go on sale in Japan in February 2020 so details like body dimensions and engine specifications are still unclear, but we do know that in Japan (and Europe), the all-new Honda Jazz will be sold exclusively as a hybrid.It will most likely be a 1.5-litre full hybrid but unlike

Hans

Hans

Oct 24, 2019

New 2020 Honda CR-V facelift launched in Thailand, now with panoramic sunroof

Honda Automobile Thailand has just introduced the updated 2020 Honda CR-V at the 2020 Bangkok International Motor Show. It also marks the debut of the facelifted model in this region.Visually, the updated Honda CR-V gains a restyled exterior, including new front and rear bumpers and alloy wheels. Honda has also updated the headlights and tail lights with a new Smoke Chrome finishing.Honda has also added Cosmic Blue Metallic, as the new exterior colour to the updated CR-V. It joins Modern Steel M

Eric

Eric

Jul 13, 2020

Pros and Cons: 2020 Toyota Vios 1.5G – Great value but there’s one potential deal-breaker

The 2020 Toyota Vios facelift has strong competition from not just B-segment sedan rivals like the Honda City and Nissan Almera, but also SUVs like the Proton X50 and the recently-launched Perodua Ativa.If you’re convinced about buying a sedan - which is completely understandable for reasons explained here - and you’re eyeing on the Toyota Vios facelift, here are its pros and cons.Trade in Users Car FormAlso read: Dont skip the Toyota Vios/Honda City for Perodua Ativa (D55L) yet, her

Shaun

Shaun

Mar 14, 2021

6,468 units of Toyota sold in October - Yaris the No.1 non-national hatchback

Following Perodua’s sales growth for the month of October, UMW is on another roll with its other automotive segment, UMW Toyota (UMWT) posting positive sales in the same month.According to a statement, UMWT has sold 6,468 units in October. This is a 15.4% increase from the 5,605 units that were sold in the previous month.This gives the total number of Toyota units sold in the first 10 months of 2020 to 43,807 units, which are on track to reach its revised sales target of 53,000 units for t

CY Foong

CY Foong

Nov 4, 2020

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

Spied: 2020 Hyundai Kona in Malaysia! Proton X50 rival to launch soon?

It looks like the 2020 Hyundai Kona will be making it to Malaysia after all as our friends over at PanduLaju have reported a sighting of the B-segment SUV with trade plates!This is the first time since the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) that the Hyundai Kona has been seen in Malaysia. Yes, plans for the SUV’s arrival has long been in talks.The SUVs were spotted near Oasis Ara Damansara, which is where Hyundai Sime Darby Motor’s (HSDM) headquarters is now loca

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 18, 2020

Live Photos: 2020 Honda Accord on display at Bangkok Motor Show

Let’s take a closer look at the Thai-spec Honda Accord at the ongoing 2020 Bangkok Motor Show.The Accord featured here is the top-of-the-range Hybrid TECH with a 2.0-litre petrol engine hooked up to 2 electric motors for a combined output of 218 PS. The Malaysian-spec Accord is only available with a 1.5-litre turbocharged VTEC which is also available in Thailand.Just like the Malaysian Accord, the Thai-spec Accord also comes with very elegant-looking LED headlights and daytime running

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jul 21, 2020

New vs Old: 2020 Honda CR-V facelift - what's new?

With Honda Automobile Thailand unveiling the 2020 Honda CR-V facelift at the Bangkok Motor Show, let’s take a look at what else is new beyond the visual nip and tuck, courtesy of live pics from our friends at Autofun.Exterior - minor changes all aroundChanges are subtle. The front features more black plastic bits and a silver ‘jawline’ - lending the car a more angular, pointy look like its 2020 Honda Civic cousin. Grille design remains largely the same, but

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 15, 2020

2021 Toyota Fortuner facelift teased, Malaysia launch soon

Alongside the Toyota Innova facelift, UMW Toyota has also teased the arrival of the 2021 Toyota Fortuner facelift. Customers are able to register their interest on Toyota Malaysias website.Based on the Thai-spec Toyota Fortuner, the 2021 Toyota Fortuner facelift might receive a more powerful 2.8-litre engine from the Toyota Hilux Rogue. It makes 204 PS and 500 Nm of torque (a 30 PS and 50 Nm increase over the outgoing model), mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. (function(d, s, id) { let

Shaun

Shaun

Jan 4, 2021

FAQ: Your biggest questions about the 2020 Hyundai Kona answered

The launch of the all-new 2020 Hyundai Kona has been a long time coming. Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) first previewed the pending arrival of the car at 2018, but since then news about the car has gone quiet until back in August 2020 when 2 units were spotted on the roads with trade plates on. We’ve already let slip a few details, but what else do you need to know?Q: Is it imported or locally assembled?A: The 2020 Hyundai Kona will be fully imported (CBU) from Hyundai’s Ulsan plan

Jerrica

Jerrica

Nov 1, 2020

Great looks, new features: All-new 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander makes global debut!

Its here - the all-new 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander has just made its global debut through an online event streamed through Amazon Live a few moments ago. A much more handsome SUVI-Fu-Do-Do, meaning authentic and majestic in Japanese, was a term much bandied around by the designers during the livestream.Essentially, the design signature for this fourth-gen Outlander - termed as Bold Stride - introduces a more confident and sharper design than the outgoing generation.Up front, the Dynamic Shield fro

Sanjay

Sanjay

Feb 17, 2021