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Honda Civic takes on PDRM patrol car duties

We previously reported that the Royal Malaysia Force (PDRM) has put in an order of 425 units of the 2020 Honda Civic FC facelift to use as new patrol vehicles. Today, PDRM has received 30 units out of the 425 from Honda Malaysia.A ceremony was held to mark the occasion at the Ministry of Home Affairs’ office, Putrajaya. The Minister of Home Affairs, Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin, the Head of Police, Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador, and CEO of Spanco, Datuk Hamzah Mohd Salleh were in attendance.

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 5, 2020

Honda Civic now on patrol duty in Shah Alam

Soon wrong-doers in Shah Alam will find an angry Honda Civic police car breathing down their necks, as the Shah Alam Contingent Police Headquarters (IPK) have received their first batch of Honda Civic 1.8 S patrol cars.As estimated, the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) has received the second batch of their new vehicle order in mid-June.On a Tweet posted by a Honda salesman Twitter profile, he announced that the first batch of Honda Civics has been delivered to the Shah Alam IPK.The Tweet also incl

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 26, 2020

Proton X70 reporting for PDRM patrol duty starting from July

The Royal Malaysian Police’s (PDRM) patrol vehicle fleet replacement exercise continues as they have put in another order for 850 new vehicles. The new vehicles consist of 197 units of Proton X70s and 653 units of Honda Civics.The Proton X70 is the third model that PDRM is using to replace their ageing fleet of Proton Waja and Proton Preve patrol cars following the purchase of the 2020 Honda Civic FC facelift and the 2019 Toyota Corolla Altis.As of early June, PDRM has already receive

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 25, 2020

Perak cops arm themselves with i-VTEC power, receive 44 Honda Civic 1.8 patrol cars

As we have reported before, the Royal Malaysian Police Force (PDRM) has selected the Honda Civic 1.8 as its choice of patrol car, replacing the aging Proton Wira and Waja units.The last time we reported, the PDRM has ordered 425 units of the Honda Civic and already received 30 units. This time, the Perak police have received 44 brand-new Civics, ready for their um…civic duty.According to Perak police chief Comm Datuk Razarudin Husain, the new cars are to improve the police force

CY Foong

CY Foong

Aug 19, 2020

Wapcar Morning Insiders (Sep. 25, 2019)

Today is Wednesday, Sep. 25  Local News Proton launches new logo and tagline, X70 CKD first to receive new logoTwo years after partnering with Geely, Proton announced today a new logo today and new tagline to mark a new chapter in the company's growth.The new, almost 'Thundercat-like' logo, is an evolution of Proton's current Malaysian tiger motive design, but has been polished further to emphasize the four core elements of the brand's messa

Tasia

Tasia

Sep 25, 2019

Nissan Almera 2020 bakal mengubah nasib Nissan di Malaysia?

Nissan AlmeraSecara jujurnya, Nissan Almera yang ada pada jalan raya sekarang bukanlah sebuah model yang boleh dibanggakan oleh ETCM. Model ini dilihat sekadar sebuah kenderaan yang sesuai untuk bergerak dari titik A ke titik B tanpa sebarang ciri-ciri yang menonjol.Penawaran hanya 2 beg udara dan rekaan yang langsung tak menarik membawa kepada sentimen-sentimen yang tidak baik untuk dibincangkan. Model generasi ke 3 ini sememangnya kalah dalam persaingan Honda City dan Toyota Vios yang jauh leb

Haris

Haris

Aug 13, 2020

Nissan bakal lancar logo Nissan baru di Malaysia bersama-sama dengan Nissan Almera Turbo?

Nissan AlmeraLogo Nissan yang lama sangat dikenali di seluruh dunia. Logo lama tersebut menggunakan rekaan 3D untuk memberikan kesan timbul supaya tampak sama apabila kita melihat kereta dengan logo tersebut.Untuk logo Nissan terbaru ini, Nissan menggunakan rekaan yang rata dan minimalis, sesuai dengan zaman 2020. Logo tersebut menampilkan perkataan Nissan di antara separa bulatan, sama sahaja dengan logo lama namun tanpa kesan 3D.Nissan telah melancarkan logo baru pada bulan Julai 2020. ketika

Haris

Haris

Sep 2, 2020

Nissan kerugian RM 27 bilion untuk tahun 2019. Nasib Nissan di Malaysia turut terkesan?

Nissan baru sahaja selesai mesyuarat pemegang saham pada Isnin lalu. Buat pertama kalinya selepas 11 tahun, Nissan telah kerugian sebanyak USD 6.3 billion (RM 27 billion) bagi tahun fiskal 2019 yang berakhir pada bulan Mac.Malahan, CEO Nissan Makoto Uchida merancang untuk memotong separuh dari gajinya untuk menyelamatkan Nissan selepas penutup kilang di Sepanyol dan Indonesia. Sayangnya, cadangan beliau itu dilihat tidak memberi kesan kepada masalah yang paling utama.Makoto Uchida turut men

Haris

Haris

Jun 30, 2020

Redesigned Nissan logo to debut in Malaysia alongside all-new 2020 Nissan Almera Turbo?

Back in July, Nissan launched its new redesigned logo which made its debut on its first fully-electric crossover, the Ariya. As such, the logo is seen on various mediums, both digitally and physically. Malaysia will follow suit alongside the soon-to-be-launched 2020 Nissan Almera Turbo.Thai-spec Almera shownHowever, this doesn’t mean that the new logo will be on the Almera Turbo, but rather Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) will introduce the redesigned logo in stages across different mediums

CY Foong

CY Foong

Sep 2, 2020

Spyshot: New Nissan Terra caught in Malaysia, launch imminent?

It appears that Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM), the official importer and distributor of Nissan vehicles in Malaysia, will be introducing the new Nissan Terra in the near future, as spyshots of the model have surfaced.According to an anonymous reader that sent these photos in, the Nissan Terra was spotted somewhere along Lebuhraya Sultan Iskandar. Our reader also added that this particular Terra is wearing a VL 4x4 emblem, indicating that it is a top spec 4x4 model. Thai market Nissan TerraPower

Eric

Eric

Oct 2, 2019

Spied: All-new 2020 Nissan Almera caught undisguised in Malaysia!

The all-new 2020 Nissan Almera has been caught undisguised in Malaysia, shortly after the all-new Honda City was sighted on the AKLEH highway.Previously, our friends over at Careta posted a photo of a taped-up Almera, but this time around, we can see the car without any camouflage, giving us a good look at Nissan’s upcoming B-segment sedan. Top-spec Thai model picturedThis particular unit appears to be the mid-to-upper range variant, as it gets the 16-inch dual-tone alloy wheels (expe

Eric

Eric

Aug 10, 2020

Intipan: Nissan Almera baru bakal tiba di Malaysia hujung tahun 2020?

Umum mengetahui bahawa Nissan Almera telah pun dilancarkan di negara jiran kita, Thailand. Kini, sebuah model yang dikatakan Nissan Almera 2020 dibalut dengan penyamaran telah pun tiba di Malaysia.Rekaan terbaru Nissan Almera mengambil inspirasi daripada Nissan Teana dan Nissan Sylphy. Keputusan ini ternyata berbaloi kerana Nissan Almera nampak lebih premium dan elegan hasil daripada rekaan tersebut.Tidak lupa juga, Nissan Almera adalah kereta kedua terlaris di Thailand selepas Honda City 1.0 li

Haris

Haris

Jun 19, 2020

All-new 2020 Nissan Sylphy debuts in USA, Malaysia launch next?

Nissan has taken the covers off the all-new 2020 Nissan Sylphy for the North American market, where the model is known as the Sentra. The model will make its public debut later this week at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The model will go on sale in the US early next year, making it the second major market after China to launch the Sylphy/Sentra. The all-new Sylphy gets a new 2.0-litre naturally-aspirated 4-cylinder petrol engine that does 149 hp and 198 Nm. The Nissan Sylphy was

Eric

Eric

Nov 20, 2019

Spied: 2021 Nissan Navara NP300 (D23) facelift spotted in Malaysia

With the outgoing Nissan Navara NP 300 (D23) almost sold out in Malaysia, it is only a matter of time before we get the facelifted 2021 Nissan Navara. Well, a spyshot that was posted in the Navara NP300 Malaysia Club (Official) Facebook group might prove that notion.The outgoing D23 NavaraIn the photo, we see the rear quarter of the refreshed Mother Trucker and it appears that there are at least two locked up behind a gate. According to the post uploaded by Raymond Lok Twe, the photo was taken a

CY Foong

CY Foong

Feb 8, 2021

Nissan Almera 2020 serba baru akan diberi enjin turbo di Malaysia!

Apabila Honda Malaysia sedang sibuk mengacah City serba baharunya di Facebook, Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) pula senyap-senyap menyediakan Nissan Almera 2020 serba baharu dengan beberapa kejutan istimewa.Kereta spesifikasi Thai diberi roda 15 inci sebagai standardMenurut sumber yang arif tentang perkara ini, Nissan Almera 2020 serba baharu spesifikasi Malaysia akan dipadatkan dengan enjin yang sama dengan di Thailand – enjin turbo 1.0 liter dengan 3 silinder yang menjana 100 PS dan 152 Nm

Mersita

Mersita

Aug 4, 2020

2020 Nissan new models – Almera and more coming to Malaysia soon!

Last year was a relatively quiet year for Nissan Malaysia, having launched only two models – the facelifted X-Trail and all-new Leaf.However, 2020 is set to be a better year for Nissan Malaysia, as the company has confirmed that they will be introducing several new models this year.All-new Almera is upon us soonThe first model we can expect from Nissan is the all-new Almera, which made its regional debut in Thailand back in November 2019.We particularly love how the all-new Almera looks, a

Eric

Eric

Feb 7, 2020

All-new 2020 Nissan Almera to get turbocharged engine in Malaysia!

While Honda Malaysia is busy teasing the all-new City on Facebook, Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) is quietly working on the all-new 2020 Nissan Almera with some hidden surprises.Thai-spec cars get 15-inch wheels as standardAccording to sources familiar with the matter, the Malaysian-spec, all-new 2020 Nissan Almera will be fitted with the same engine as its Thai sibling – the 1.0-litre turbocharged three-cylinder engine that does 100 PS and 152 Nm. This engine is mated exclusively to a CVT-

Eric

Eric

Aug 3, 2020

Nissan Kicks e-Power launched in Indonesia; Malaysia in 2021?

The Nissan Kicks e-Power is now Indonesia’s most affordable hybrid SUV at Rp 449 million (that’s RM 126,000). Like in Thailand and Singapore, the Nissan Kicks comes only in a hybrid option and features the full suite of ADAS.Unlike most hybrids, the Nissan Kicks e-Power is a series-hybrid that is primarily powered by the EM57 electric motor while the 1.2-litre 3-cylinder combustion engine serves as a generator for the batteries.Combined, the Kicks’ hybrid powertrain crunches ou

Jerrica

Jerrica

Sep 3, 2020

Here’s why Nissan won’t take away Tan Chong Motor’s distributorship rights in Malaysia

The Tan Chong Motor Group is the oldest surviving motor vehicle trading company in Malaysia. Established in 1957 as a distributor of Nissan (then known as Datsun) vehicles, the company is as old as Malaysia itself.Yes, Cycle and Carriage is technically older, having established in 1899 but the Cycle and Carriage today is not the same company founded by the Chua brothers as the Federal Stores in Kuala Lumpur more than 120 years ago.Today, Cycle and Carriage is headquartered in Singapore and since

Hans

Hans

Mar 19, 2020

Discontinued in Thailand, the next-gen Nissan Sylphy won’t come to Malaysia?

A recent report from headlightmag has mentioned that Nissan Thailand has sent out a memo to its dealerships announcing that they have ceased production of the Nissan X-Trail, Nissan Sylphy, and Nissan Teana.The dealers were told to dispose of all of their brochures and marketing materials pertaining the three models.The memo from Nissan also mentioned that the company is putting more emphasis on subcompact cars, small multi-purpose vehicles, commercial vehicles, and vehicles utilizing alternativ

Eric

Eric

Sep 9, 2020

Nissan X-Trail, Nissan Sylphy dan Nissan Teana henti pengeluaran. Tidak lagi berminat?

Berdasarkan laporan daripada Headlightmag, Nissan Motor Thailand telah menghantar notis kepada rangkaian pengedar mereka untuk berhenti menjual 3 model iaitu Nissan X-Trail, Nissan Sylphy dan Nissan Teana. Notis tersebut juga mengarahkan agar kesemua stok sedia ada dihabiskan ataupun ‘dihapuskan’.Nissan e-Kicks, SUV hibrid mesra alamDalam notis tersebut, pihak Nissan Motor Thailand menegaskan bahawa Nissan sedang memberi tumpuan terhadap segmen kenderaan subkompak, MPV kompak, kender

Haris

Haris

Sep 10, 2020

Are these the best 4 Malaysian police cars ever?

We’ve seen a Nissan GTR police car, a Lamborghini Police car, and even a Porsche 911 Police car elsewhere in the world. They are the kind of cars that make little kids want to become police officers. Police cars need to be fast so they could respond to emergency situations swiftly. They don’t have to be supercar fast, but some grunt is appreciated by our boys in blue.This year, the Malaysian police force started using the Honda Civic in their fleet of Mobile Patrol Vehicles (MPV). Yo

Arif

Arif

Sep 17, 2020

More power than the Civic 1.8, here comes the Proton X70 police car

We previously reported that the new CKD 2020 Proton X70 has also joined the ranks of the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM), now photos of the X70 in its full police uniform has surfaced on the internet courtesy of our friends over at Funtastiko.As the Honda Civic patrol cars slowly make their presence known to the country, the X70 will soon be giving the Civic backup as they look ready to be unleashed onto the roads.  We previously reported that PDRM has put in an order for 197 units of Proton

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 24, 2020

Second generation Nissan Leaf launched in Malaysia – RM 188,888

The all-new Nissan Leaf is now available in Malaysia. Available in just one high-specification variant, the second generation Leaf is priced at RM 188,888.The fully electric (BEV or Battery Electric Vehicle) Leaf now comes with a 40 kWh lithium-ion battery, which gives it an ample 311 km driving range (when tested under the ECE R101 New European Driving Cycle, NEDC). Nissan distributor Edaran Tan Chong Motor is keen to point out that most Malaysians don’t drive more than 200 km per day and

Robert

Robert

Jul 24, 2019

Nissan Magnite. SUV paling murah dari Nissan?

Nissan India telah menetapkan tarikh untuk pelancaran SUV terbarunya. Selain itu, Nissan turut memuat naik beberapa imej acah untuk SUV kurang 4 meter tersebut. Boleh dikatakan, Nissan Magnite nampaknya bakal mempunyai rekaan mirip Mazda.Berikut adalah beberapa maklumat mengenai Nissan Magnite:Nissan Magnite adalah model bawah Nissan Kicks. Harga jangkaan Nissan Magnite adalah sekitar INR 6 lakh (RM 34,472).Terdapat 2 spesifikasi enjin: Enjin 3 silinder NA 1.0 liter petrol yang menjana 73 PS ku

Haris

Haris

Jul 6, 2020

All-new 2021 Nissan X-Trail launched, 2022 debut in Malaysia likely?

Nissan has pulled the covers off the all-new, fourth-generation 2021 Nissan X-Trail. The model was leaked via patent images back in April, subsequently bared all two weeks later.Exterior – Boldness is keySold as the Nissan Rogue in the US, the all-new Nissan X-Trail gains a completely redesigned exterior, featuring a two-tier headlight design that is reminiscent of current Nissan models like the all-new Juke and Serena S-Hybrid. It also gains a more angular V-Motion front grille and clever

Eric

Eric

Jun 15, 2020

Nissan Kicks e-Power dilancarkan di Indonesia. Bakal hadir ke Malaysia tahun 2021?

Nissan KicksNissan Kicks e-Power adalah sebuah SUV segmen B dari Nissan. Membezakan Nissan e-Kicks ini adalah varian hibrid dan kini, model ini sudah pun dilancarkan di Indonesia. Kehadiran Nissan e-Kicks di Indonesia bakal menggugat pasaran dengan harga Rp 449 juta (RM 126,000) menjadikan SUV ini antara SUV mampu milik dalam pasaran Indonesia.Nissan e-Kicks dikuasakan oleh enjin hibrid yang menggunakan enjin petrol 3-silinder 1.2 liter sebagai penjana untuk mengecas pek bateri lithium-ion. Bate

Haris

Haris

Sep 9, 2020

Intipan: Nissan Almera 2020 serba baru di jalanraya Malaysia!

Nissan Almera 2020 yang serba baru telah dilihat di jalan raya kita hari ini, tidak lama selepas Honda City serba baru dilihat di lebuh raya AKLEH. ​Sebelum ini, rakan kami di Careta menyiarkan foto Almera yang telah dibalut dengan sedikit penyamaran. Tetapi kali ini, kami dapat melihat ia tanpa sebarang penyamaran dan ini memberikan gambaran yang lebih jelas mengenai sedan segmen B ini. ​Spesifikasi tertinggi untuk pasaran Thailand.Unit ini nampaknya merupakan varian pertengahan (mungkin tertin

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Aug 10, 2020

2021 Nissan X Trail baru dilancarkan. Bakal tiba di Malaysia tahun 2022?

Nissan X-TrailNissan telah melancarkan Nissan X-Trail terbaru di US. Di sana, Nissan X-Trail turut dikenali dengan nama Nissan Rogue. Gambar-gambar Nissan X-Trail generasi ke 4 ini sudah lama tular termasuklah imej paten. Nampaknya, gambar-gambar tersebut memang benar.Rekaan luarNissan X-Trail terbaru tampak lebih berani dengan mengubah keseluruhan rekaan luarnya. Nissan X-Trail terbaru kini menggunakan lampu hadapan 2 tingkat dengan gril hadapan V-Motion yang lebih besar. Bingkai gril V-Motion

Haris

Haris

Jun 16, 2020

Production ready Nissan Kicks e-Power spotted in Thailand - coming soon to Malaysia?

Photo from various social media posts.Nissan KicksWe were talking about the Nissan Kicks e-Power last week and how Nissan Thailand had to delay the launch due to Covid-19, but these recent photos of a few production-ready Nissan Kicks e-Power has been spotted at Thailand.Photo from various social media posts.Originally, the Nissan Kicks e-Power launch was rescheduled to be launched regionally in Thailand in the latter part of 2020, but Nissan Thailand has been doing an ongoing online campaign pr

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 9, 2020