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Take a look at our list of the cutest cars in the world!

Cars are usually built to look tough, fast and sleek, all points that would appeal to the general car buyer who majority are, well, men. But throughout the years since Karl Benz first invented the car, car companies have made efforts in creating cute looking cars. Here are our top picks of the world’s cutest cars ever made.   Audi TTIf there ever is an affordable sports car that would appeal to women it is the Audi TT. The Mk3 generation’s short body, rounded curves and sop

Jerrica

Jerrica

Apr 29, 2020

The first flying car in the world is now road legal in Europe, but its still grounded

Behold the PAL-V Liberty. The self-proclaimed world’s first flying car is now officially allowed on the roads of Europe after a series of stringent European road admission tests. Now that it is allowed an official license plate, the next step for the company will be to obtain a certification for flying.The tests the Liberty were previously subjected to included drives on high-speed ovals, brake and emission tests, and even noise pollution tests.In the coming months, the Liberty will underg

Jerrica

Jerrica

Nov 9, 2020

What are the all-time top selling cars ever sold in the world?

It is always exciting to welcome the arrival of a whole new model, but we often neglect the classics that shaped the brand by outselling all its competitors and becoming the best-selling cars in history. Here are the 5 top selling cars in the world.According to Automotive News Europe’s statistics, the top selling car model of all time since its launch is the Toyota Corolla. Launched in 1966, the Corolla has since sold more than 45 million cars in the world.Second in the ranking is the Ford

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 25, 2020

Here are the top-5 most overpriced cars in the world

When you buy a Ferrari F8 Tributo, fifty percent of the selling price goes to paying for the Ferrari badge, pure profit for the Milan Stock Exchange listed Fiat Chrysler Automobiles company, at least accordig to Bloomberg's findings.It tops the list of the world’s most profitable car, which is great if you are an investor but if you are car buyer, it also means that the Ferrari F8 Tributo is the world’s most overpriced car.In Malaysia, the Ferrari F8 Tributo sells for RM 1,068,00

Hans

Hans

Feb 6, 2020

Top Rank: 2019’s Top 10 best-selling SUVs in the world

There is no denying that SUVs now dominate the global car market. Competition is tough in the SUV market with more and more manufacturers jumping on the SUV bandwagon. With so many options out there, which SUV trumped the rest of its competition and sold the most in the world in 2019? Based on CarIndustryAnalysis/ Felipe Munoz's charts, here’s 2019’s top-10 best-selling SUVs in the world.#1 Toyota RAV4While Malaysia is only just getting to know the new and very expensive TNGA 202

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 26, 2020

Geely celebrates Chinese New Year with a Guinness World Record-breaking car mosaic

Being one of the largest car makers in the world, you can expect Geely to do things huge, including celebrating Chinese New Year. This year, Geely ushered in Chinese New Year by breaking the Guinness World Record for creating the world’s largest car mosaic.Over 2,000 Geely Emgrands (known in China as the Geely Dihao) were used to make the record-breaking car mosaics at Geely’s second manufacturing base in Cixi, Zhejiang. The cars were used to form 2 images.The first image is of an ox

Jerrica

Jerrica

Feb 16, 2021

Spied! 2021 Nissan Magnite production car testing on road

The upcoming Nissan Magnite Concept was just unveiled last week, but the production car is already spotted testing on the roads of India. From the picture, it looks like the production 2021 Nissan Magnite is very close to the concept in looks.Nissan’s smallest SUV will bear the most resemblance with the bigger 2020 Nissan Kicks. The Magnite shares the same sweptback headlamps and a large octagonal grille finished with chrome trim.As seen on the concept, the production Magnite als

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 20, 2020

Honda Civic FK8 Type R Limited Edition on 2020 World Touring Car safety patrol duty

This Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition has been appointed the Official Safety Car of the FIA World Touring Car Championship for the 2020 season.The limited-edition Type R was unveiled earlier this year at JAS Motorsport HQ in Milan. JAS Motorsport is Honda’s long-term motorsport collaborator and official partner.Painted in a resplendent livery featuring the “Sunlight Yellow” colour, the Type R Limited Edition Safety Car is 47 kg lighter than the GT-specification Type R.In addi

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 30, 2020

2021 Kia Sonet launched in Indonesia - a more hip alternative to the Perodua D55L?

Just three months after the 2020 Kia Sonet made its global debut in India, Kias smallest SUV has been launched in Indonesia earlier today. Assembled in India, five variants are available: starting with the lower-range Standard and Active, the mid-range Smart, higher-range Dynamic and range-topping Premier.Exterior Its a plucky little car that frankly looks very good! Up front, a pair of LED headlights with LED daytime running lights (DRLs) flank Kias signature Tiger Nose grille.The distinctive s

Sanjay

Sanjay

Nov 11, 2020

Top Rank: From Rolls-Royce to Hongqi, the 8 most luxurious cars in the world

You there. Yes, you, holding your 24-carat gold-plated iPhone while sitting on a white marble throne with emerald bezels. This article is dedicated to you, the one who earns a monthly salary equivalent to the annual GDP of some African nation.The typical cars we review hereYou’re looking at all the cars featured in WapCar and wonder, “Why isn’t my favourite car website showing me the cars I want, the ultra-luxury kind? Aren’t you guys supposed to help find the perfect car

CY Foong

CY Foong

Sep 23, 2020

This Rolls-Royce Cullinan model is the most expensive toy car in the world

This toy is not for those aged 21 and below as it will set you back at least $14,000 to own one. You certainly do not want a 5-year-old ruining your one-of-a-kind Rolls-Royce Cullinan scale model at all.Like all Rolls-Royces, no two models are the exact same. That’s right, this scale model of the Cullinan is entirely customisable and bespoke. Customers can customise everything from which side the driver’s seat should be, right down to the colour of the seat belt.The Rolls-Royce Culli

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 20, 2020

This is the all-new, 2022 Honda Civic in production form - world debut on 28-April

No more leaks, spyshots, or patent images - Honda has now officially shown the world the all-new, 11th generation 2022 Honda Civic ahead of its debut on 28-April. Bearing the FE-series moniker, the latest Civic breaks away from the currently-sold FC-series aggressive looks - featuring clean, mature lines that make it look like a baby Accord. Leaked images capture how the China-spec car looks likePreparations for the models mass production in the carmakers Alliston, Canada plant is nearing comple

Sanjay

Sanjay

Apr 14, 2021

Toyota overtakes Volkswagen to be No.1 automaker in the world in 2020

After five years of being placed behind the Volkswagen Group, Toyota Motor Corp has managed to reclaim its place as the world’s best-selling automaker in 2020. This comes after the Japanese giant released its global sales figures.Toyotas HQ in JapanWhile Toyota had every right to celebrate its comeback podium finish, global sales for the group which also includes sales figures from Daihatsu and Hino fell 11.3% to 9.528 million vehicles compared to 2019.Meanwhile, Volkswagen Group, which in

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 29, 2021

Proton Iriz RX Supercar with 600 PS takes on World Rallycross Championship in 2021

A team based in the UK is planning to compete in some world-renowned rallycross tournaments in 2021 including the World Rallycross Championship in a specially modified Proton Iriz RX Supercar.Team RX Racing will helm the Iriz RX Supercar. Besides the World Rallycross Championship, the team also plans to compete the Iriz in the British Rallycross Championship 5 Nations Trophy and the European Rallycross Championship.The fantastically-named rallycross Iriz is based on the Iriz R5 that was develope

CY Foong

CY Foong

Dec 17, 2020

30 years ago, the Honda NSX changed the supercar world forever

Imagine you’re transported back to the late eighties and you heard news of Honda developing its own supercar. You could be scoffing at the thought of the makers of the humble Civic and Accord jumping onto the supercar bandwagon against the likes of Ferrari and Lamborghini.But when the Honda NSX made its debut in 1989 at the Chicago Auto Show (as an Acura) and the Tokyo Motor Show (as a Honda), the international media went into a frenzy. The NSX became an icon, a legend, and a benchmark in

CY Foong

CY Foong

Sep 19, 2020

2021 Kia Sonet 7-seater debuts in Indonesia – Ready to fight the Rush or Raize?

Though the 5-seater Kia Sonet made its world debut in India last year, its larger 7-seater variant (a 5+2 to be more precise), the 2021 Kia Sonet 7 was unveiled to the world in Indonesia.That makes sense since 7-seater MPVs and SUVs are still wildly popular in the archipelago. The Sonet 7 is fully imported (CBU) from India, just like the regular Sonet. Dimensions Model Kia Sonet Perodua Ativa Length 4,120 mm 4,065 mm Height 1,615 mm 1,635 mm Width 1,790

CY Foong

CY Foong

Apr 13, 2021

The VW Polo started life as an Audi? Say what?

Audi did not start off as the luxury car brand that we know of today. Back in the 60s, before the Audi started competing with luxury brands like Mercedes-Benz and BMW, Audi was rolling out affordable cars like the small hatchback Audi 50.Which… Volkswagen later took and rebadged into the Volkswagen Polo. Say what? But it’s true! The first Volkswagen Polo introduced to the world back in 1975 was actually a rebadged Audi 50.Audi 50 3-door hatchback launched in 1974This is because when

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 24, 2019

The world doesn’t need manual cars anymore

Stalling engines, nerve-wracking hill starts, and jerky gear shifts are some of the memories you might have of obtaining your driver’s license. If you had taken your driver’s license prior to 2014, you had to do it with a manual transmission car. It most likely didn’t have power steering too. You didn’t have a choice.Current driving school cars have power steeringToday, a Malaysian driver’s license can be obtained either with a manual or an automatic car. While driv

Arif

Arif

Jul 24, 2020

This is the cutest six-wheeler the world has ever seen

Photo credit: autohome.com.cnPer any motor show, there’s bound to be a fair share of hot rides, model refreshes and straight up oddities.The 2020 Chengdu Auto Show is no different with its own cute take on things, as these pictures from autohome.com.cn shows...Enter the Wuling Hong Guang Mini EV Pickup 6x2, a car that many dubbed on forums as ‘a plastic toy car’.Except it isn’t, it’s real, and I really want one. Yes it looks a lot like the Mercedes-Benz G6

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 24, 2020

McLaren designer says the world needs more red Mazdas, pens this

Rendering by João Dias on InstagramJoao Dias, the Principal Exterior Designer at McLaren since 2016, released a design sketch of a sexy-looking red machine on his Instagram with the caption “The world needs more red Mazdas.”The sketch does draw similarities with the RX-Vision concept car, which was previewed 5 years ago. Long bonnet, front-engine sports car with presumably a rotary engine.Typical of design concepts, the wheels are absurdly large and within them are equall

Shaun

Shaun

Jun 23, 2020

Do you really need a bigger car, or do you just want one?

The car segment classification is rather loosely defined. In this case, B-segment is described as the second smallest cars while C-segment are considered medium sized cars. Examples of B-segment cars are the Proton Persona, Honda City, Toyota Vios, etc. They are the second smallest in the sense that there are still cars such as the Perodua Axia and Proton Saga in the A-segment.On the other hand, C-segment includes the Honda Civic, Mazda 3, Toyota Corolla Altis, etc. They sit below

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 17, 2019

Seng Cars World offers used cars with 48-hour money back guarantee, virtual shopping

Used car dealers get a bad rep, sometimes justified, sometimes not. Even on WapCar, we tend to recommend buying used cars from a direct owner. Well, Seng Cars World wants to change this perception, all while making your carbuying process as seamless as can be. So, what sets Seng Cars World apart?Why Seng Cars World?5 outlets across Klang ValleyEstablished in 2004, Seng Cars World started from humble beginnings. Today, they have 5 outlets across Klang Valley and actively sell 150 cars per month.

Jason

Jason

Mar 12, 2021

The 2020 Porsche Taycan is the world’s most innovative car

Although not quite reinventing the wheel (those are still round), the boffins at the Center of Automotive Management (CAM) have awarded the 2020 Porsche Taycan as the most scientifically innovative car in the world. CAM’s Automotive Innovations report reveals that the all-electric sports car comes with 27 groundbreaking developments and features, 13 of which are the world's first.Innovations that were recognised by the scientists include its 800-volt architecture, two-speed t

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 15, 2020

The Mercedes-Benz CLS 260 is so stylish, there’s little left for power – 1.5L turbo, 184 PS

At the rate that things are progressing in many parts of the world, where governments are waging wars against high CO2 emissions cars and speeding, it’s inevitable that car buyers will soon trend towards lifestyle cars that are packed with the latest infotainment, powered by the smallest available engine.We have already seen this in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Japan, where 180 series engines are the norm for Mercedes-Benz A-Class and C-Class models.Here in Malaysia, the lowest available engi

Hans

Hans

May 12, 2020

2-time Formula 1 World Champion Fernando Alonso to return in 2021?

A source has told BBC that the Renault F1 Team will soon be announcing Fernando Alonso’s return to the French team.Rumours of the two-time World Champion’s return have been circulating since 2019 when the media caught wind that Alonso is in talks with Renault in November. It didn’t help that the Renault F1 Team started uploading photos of Alonso in his glory days onto their various social media platforms.The rumours were further fuelled when Alonso’s adviser and former Te

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 8, 2020

New car prices are going up not just in Malaysia, but also in the US, why so?

You are not the only one who think that cars are getting a little bit too expensive. Malaysians have long complained about high car prices due to our lopsided tax structure but actually, this is a question asked by consumers from all over the world.Data from USA’s Edmunds.com show that the average transaction price for a new car has gone up from USD 23,900 in year 2008 to almost USD 39,000 in 2019, the last available pre-pandemic level data.This flies against conventional logic. You would

Hans

Hans

Jan 20, 2021

Scheduled! The world debut For BMW M4 Coupe

The world debut for a limited-edition BMW M4 Coupe will be scheduled at the Nürburgring on September 13, 2019.BMW M will be releasing a limited edition of the BMW M4 Coupe. The limited edition will gain three exclusive M colours - Laguna Seca Blue, Velvet Blue Metallic and Imola Red.On top, the carbon-fibre reinforced plastic roof forms a strong contrast against the M colours, ease up the excessive luxury delivered by the glamorous treatment on the M body. The special M4s will rid

Tasia

Tasia

Sep 3, 2019

Honda Civic Hatchback to make world debut in Nov 2021

Hot on the heels of the unveiling of the 11th-generation Honda Civic sedan, it looks like its sibling the Honda Civic hatchback is set to make its world debut. We can expect this variant to surface as early as November 2021.Photo creditAccording to a Japanese media source, the all-new Civic hatchback will use the same platform as its sedan counterpart, instead of the one in all-new HRV/Vezel (which, in itself is just an improvement of the exisiting platform). In doing so, the powertrain and majo

Jason

Jason

Mar 1, 2021

All-new 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander teased! World debut on 16 February 2021

Looks like the all-new 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander is set to make its world debut on 16 February 2021! The launch date was revealed in a new teaser video that showcased how Mitsubishi Motors subjected the next-generation Outlander to gruelling tests to make sure the SUV continues to be a competent off-roader when it is finally unleashed on the world.Though the Outlander in the video is still wrapped in camouflage, we already know how the fourth-generation Mitsubishi Outlander will look like courte

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jan 26, 2021

It’s official, the Mazda 3 is the world’s most beautiful car

Nobody's surprised here and nobody is going to argue with the verdict of the panel of judges – the C-segment Mazda 3 has just been crowned the 2020 World Car Design of the Year.Among the experts on the panel are Gordon Murray (McLaren F1), Ian Callum (all recent Jaguars), Patrick le Quément (Renault Avantime), and Shiro Nakamura (Isuzu Vehicross, Nissan Cube).“Before accepting this prize, Mazda Motor Corporation would like to express our sympathy for all of those affe

Hans

Hans

Apr 9, 2020