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Review: VW Vento TSI – Turbocharged efficiency, but at a cost

(2020 VW Vento Price and Specs | Gallery)The B-segment market is a tough one – established models like the Toyota Vios and Honda City have both conquered the segment since the early 2000s, leaving little room for other rivals to survive.Exterior – Volkwsagen can design a handsome-looking sedanUnlike other hatchback-derived sedan models with a tacked-on boot (looking at you Proton Persona), Volkswagen has done a swell job transforming the Polo into a sedan, as the rear end does not lo

Eric

Eric

Feb 25, 2020

Volkswagen Vento discontinued in Malaysia, what will replace it?

Following Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) axing the Mk5 Polo from its local line-up, the title of oldest model goes to its sedan twin, the Volkswagen Vento. Now, it appears that the time for the Vento is also up in Malaysia.A quick check on the Volkswagen website shows that the Vento has been removed from the local line-up. The model was one of the most affordable Volkswagen cars in Malaysia with prices starting from RM 84,449 for the Comfortline variant.It first arrived here as the Po

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 5, 2021

Jualan Volkswagen Vento di Malaysia dihentikan, apakah yang akan menggantinya?

Berikutan keputusan Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) yang menghentikan jualan Polo Mk5 pada Oktober yang lalu, kini tiba giliran Volkswagen Vento pula.Sekilas pandang, laman rasmi Volkswagen Malaysia menunjukkan bahawa model Vento telah tiada di dalam barisan model tempatan. Dengan harga RM 84,449 buat varian Comfortline, Vento merupakan model Volkswagen yang paling murah di Malaysia.Mengimbau kembali, model ini dilancarkan pada tahun 2012 sebagai Polo Sedan. Sewaktu model facelift yang

Faisal

Faisal

Jan 5, 2021

Spied: Volkswagen Virtus caught testing in India, Vento replacement for Malaysia?

Credits: Rushlane, OverdriveWith news of the Volkswagen Vento finally discontinued in Malaysia out of the way, let’s move on to a scoop on its potential replacement. A Volkswagen Virtus in left-hand drive has been spotted by the Indian media very recently, so does this mean that the Virtus is a go for our market?Credit: RushlaneWell, it’s not exactly a straightforward answer because this particular Virtus is most likely used as a test mule by Volkswagen India. There will be some diff

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 5, 2021

Ringkasan: VW Vento – Masih boleh dibandingkan dengan Toyota Vios dan Honda City?

(Harga & Spesifikasi VW Vento 2020 | Galeri)Volkswagen Vento ialah sedan Segmen B yang bersaing dengan Toyota Vios dan Honda City.Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) telah menaiktarafkan Vento beberapa kali sepanjang kitaran hidup kereta tersebut, termasuklah memasang lampu LED dan unit kepalanya dengan sokongan Android Auto dan Apple CarPlay.Berapakah harga VW Vento?Harganya bermula daripada RM 85,430 untuk Comfortline, manakala Highline pula berharga RM 92,045. Jika anda memilih edis

Mersita

Mersita

Jul 7, 2020

Spyshot: Volkswagen Virtus diintip di India, bakal ganti VW Vento?

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia didapati telah menggugurkan Volkswagen Vento secara senyap di Malaysia. Walaubagaimanapun, tiada sebarang maklumat mengenai penggantinya dapat disahkan.Sedan segmen B tersebut merupakan model Volkswagen mampu milik dengan harga serendah RM 84,449 bagi varian paling asas iaitu varian Comfortline.Namun begitu, pasaran Amerika Selatan sudah pun menerima pengganti VW Vento iaitu Volkswagen Virtus; sebuah model kembar sedan bagi model hatchback VW Polo Mk6. Volkswag

Haris

Haris

Jan 5, 2021

In Brief: VW Vento – Still worth comparing against the Toyota Vios and Honda City?

(2020 VW Vento Price and Specs | Gallery)The Volkswagen Vento is a B-segment sedan that competes against the Toyota Vios and Honda City.Mini Passat, anyone?Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) updated the Vento a couple of times over the cars lifecycle, including fitting the model with LED headlights and a head unit with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support.How much is the VW Vento?Prices start from RM 85,430 for the Comfortline, while the Highline costs RM 92,045. Opting for the Join edi

Eric

Eric

Mar 18, 2020

Honda City vs Toyota Vios vs Volkswagen Vento – which B-segment sedan is for you?

Honda City is Honda’s volume leader in the non-national B-segment market, having sold a total of 31,357 units last year. The popularity is attributed to a well-rounded package and specification that people have come to expect from the H brand.(2017 Honda City Gallery | Specifications | Full Review)Honda CityTrailing behind with 23,986 units is the original B-segment favorite, the Toyota Vios. Having launched early last year, it is the best Vios on sale yet as it is well-equipped now.(2019

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 7, 2020

‘Resale value’ sedan segmen B – City dan Vios ‘king’, tapi Almera lagi teruk dari Vento?

Dekat Malaysia ini, kalau bab nak beli kereta je mesti ramai yang akan persoalkan tentang nilai jual semula (resale value). Maklumlah, harga kereta dekat Malaysia mahal, jadi pembelian kereta yang mempunyai nilai jual beli yang tinggi amatlah disukai serta dihargai rakyat kita.Sebelum Vento, ia dikenali sebagai Polo Sedan.Kalau sebut saja sedan segmen B, pasti tiga nama ini iaitu Toyota Vios, Honda City, dan Nissan Almera merupakan pilihan yang standard di pasaran jika anda inginkan kereta denga

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 4, 2021

B-segment sedan resale values: City and Vios lead, but Almera is worse than Vento?

If theres any word that can cause car buyers to think triple before signing the dotted line, its depreciation. Sorry to say but this is just as certain as the sky is blue - the value of the car you drive drops over time. Before it was the Vento, it was called the Polo SedanStalwarts of the B-segment sedan scene - the Toyota Vios, Honda City, and Nissan Almera - are often said to be safe choices when it comes to resale value. But how far is that true? Lets compare them, and well throw in the Volk

Sanjay

Sanjay

Mar 31, 2021

New Mercedes-AMG GT C and GT R roars into Malaysia, 4.0L V8 from RM 1.5m!

Engine outputs remain unchanged from the pre-facelift Cosmetic changes for improved aerodynamics and handling Updated interior now features fully digital gauge clustersJust over a year after the launch of the Mercedes-AMG GT C, the facelifted GT C and GT R have arrived. Prices start from RM 1,558,888 for the GT C and goes up to RM 1,712,888 for the GT R. In comparison, the 911 (992 generation) Carrera S is priced at RM 1.1m though not exactly the direct competition as the mo

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 17, 2019

Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro: Ginormous HOOD?

(Image Credit: Motor1 Website)Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro, the successor of the high-performance sports vehicle - Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT, is branded as an agile gymnast with a lighter and smaller body. Parading its phenomenal velocity, the black version of AMG GT R was caught testing on the road.Times up for little talks. Now let's talk about the hood!What do you think of this car from your first glance? THE HOOD, I bet you say? Actually, we rather call it an EXHAUST HOOD. Just like the ven

Gemma

Gemma

Aug 12, 2019

Stand out with the Aggressive Subaru Forester GT Edition

Following its launch in Singapore and Thailand , the Forester GT Edition was finally launched in Malaysia, adding to the Subaru Forester line-up. Sporting front bumper lip extensions, side skirts, a roof spoiler, and rear bumper lip extension, the GT Edition is made for those who desire to stand out from the crowd.7 colour options are available for the GT edition including Crystal White Pearl, Ice Silver Metallic, Jasper Green Metallic, Horizon Blue Pearl, Sepia Bronze Metallic, Dark Grey M

Arif

Arif

Jun 1, 2020

Subaru Forester GT Lite Edition 2021 dilancarkan, bermula RM 163,788

TC Subaru Sdn Bhd hari ini baru sahaja melancarkan Subaru Forester GT Lite Edition 2021 di Malaysia secara rasmi. Ia berharga dari RM 163,788 (atas jalan, tanpa insurans).Seperti sebelum ini, SUV segmen C ini diimport sepenuhnya (CBU) dari Thailand. Untuk maklumat anda, Subaru Forester bersaing dengan Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, Nissan X-Trail, Volkswagen Tiguan, dan Proton X70.Diasaskan oleh varian 2.0i-L, GT Lite Edition hadir dengan kit badan GT yang merangkumi skirt depan, sisi, dan belakang. Ma

Faisal

Faisal

Feb 8, 2021

Kejuaraan Super GT Malaysia bakal kembali di Sepang pada 2021!

Masihkah anda ingat dengan siri perlumbaan Super GT yang penuh dengan kereta lagenda dari negara matahari terbit seperti Toyota Supra, Nissan GT-R, dan Honda NSX?Selepas enam tahun menghilang, ia sepatutnya kembali pada tahun ini di Sirkit Antarabangsa Sepang (SIC) pada 16-19 Julai, namun pandemik Covid-19 terjadi dan ianya terpaksa dibatalkan.Tetapi jangan risau kerana Super GT bakal kembali di Malaysia pada tahun 2021 diantara bulan Jun dan Ogos seperti dilaporkan motorsports.com. Tarikh seben

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Aug 18, 2020

Spied: The fastest ever Kia Optima GT out testing in Korea

The planned release of the fastest ever 2021 Kia Optima GT was originally set for the USA only, but the car has recently been spotted testing on South Korea roads. Does this mean the Optima GT will be available worldwide?Though the 2020 Kia Optima is already on sale, the launch of this slightly modified and fastest ever version has yet to make a debut due to the coronavirus. The planned release was originally scheduled in April but has been pushed back indefinitely.Standard 2020 Kia Optima 

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 15, 2020

Nissan GT-R tries to impress Proton Wira, fails miserably

Here we have a Nissan GT-R, at a traffic light that has just turned green. You know where this is going, dont you? Driver of said GT-R then proceeds to launch the car at full throttle. Said GT-R then proceeds to suddenly snap sideways and on to the side of the road, almost taking out innocent motorcyclists in the process.So many factors couldve caused this spin, like road surface or worn/cold tyres. Having said that, one cant help but feel that its a bad idea to fully deploy close to 600 PS on a

Jason

Jason

Jan 18, 2021

R35 Nissan GT-R could remain until 2027, likewise for 370Z

First launched in October 2007, GT-R is now 12 years old Nissan has no plans to replace the R35 GT-R Company undecided on a suitable concept – hybrid, electric or regular combustion engine Future of 370Z also uncertainFirst revealed at the 2007 Tokyo Motor Show, the Nissan GT-R is more than a decade old and Nissan is still undecided on the model’s future.The fact that the GT-R is one of the oldest car on sale doesn’t bother Nissan, as the company is in no hurry to replace the

Robert

Robert

Aug 29, 2019

Nissan GT-R R36 bakal tampil dengan enjin hybrid tahun 2025?

Nissan GT-R mungkin sebuah model yang sangat lama di pasaran. Walaupun lama, ia tetap mempunyai peminatnya yang tersendiri.Walaupun kebanyakan pesaingnya telah menerima generasi baru, Godzilla telah berada di pasaran sejak 2007 dengan kemas kini terbaru yang dilancarkan pada tahun 2017. Namun, menurut satu media Jepun, Nissan dikatakan sedang merancang untuk GT-R generasi berikutnya dilancarkan pada tahun 2025.Menurut maklumat yang diperoleh oleh Best Car Web, Nissan mempunyai rancangan untuk me

Haris

Haris

Nov 9, 2020

2019 McLaren GT stuns Malaysia, the most practical supercar and lightest grand tourer

One of a kind, being the only mid-engine grand tourer Total luggage capacity of 570 litres Reworked 4.0L twin turbo V8 delivers 620 PS and 630 Nm of torqueSpeed, agility and practicality aren’t mutually exclusive as proven by McLaren with the GT. It is aimed at the likes of Aston Martin DB11, Ferrari 812, and Bentley Continental GT.But first, let’s get the stats out of the way. 0-100 km/h is dealt with in 3.2 seconds, keep the go fast pedal pinned to the floor and it&rsquo

Shaun

Shaun

Nov 6, 2019

2021 Subaru Forester GT Lite Edition launched in Malaysia, priced from RM 163,788

TC Subaru Sdn Bhd, the official distributor of Subaru vehicles in Malaysia has just launched the 2021 Subaru Forester GT Lite Edition in Malaysia. It is priced from RM 163,788 (on-the-road, without insurance).As before, this C-segment SUV is imported (CBU) from Thailand. The Subaru Forester competes against other C-segment SUVs like the Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, Nissan X-Trail, and Volkswagen Tiguan. If you want to stretch the range further, the Proton X70 is also part of this competitive set.Base

Eric

Eric

Feb 8, 2021

Car cannibals dismantle Mercedes-AMG GT while owner is on holiday

As a car person, the worst situation we can find our cars in when we return from a holiday is to find the car vandalised or stolen. This Mercedes-AMG GT owner did not have his car stolen but he did return from his 5-day holiday to find his beloved supercar almost completely dismantled.Jay Tranter left his Mercedes-AMG GT in a guarded car park located not far from the Birmingham airport before he left for his 5-day holiday with his girlfriend. The 36-year-old came back from his short holiday to f

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 24, 2020

2021 Mercedes-AMG GT 73e hybrid 4-door coupe revealed – 800 PS, 4.0L V8

Alongside the unveiling of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team’s eventual winner latest competitor for the 2021 Formula 1 season, Mercedes-Benz has also unveiled the latest images of its upcoming 2021 Mercedes-AMG GT 73e 4-door coupe and the Mercedes-AMG One hypercar.The supporting acts of this articleThough the hypercar is well, looking ludicrously hyper, and the Formula 1 car will surely rack up some wins this season, the real star of the show is the 4-door hybrid monster.Also read: Coming

CY Foong

CY Foong

Mar 4, 2021

Spend Less Than $24,000, 2020 Kia Forte GT Is Yours

As a pillar model of the brand, Kia K3 is a high cost-effective option in its market segments. Last year at ASNA, Kia officially launched a new generation of Forte, which borrows heavily from its K3 cousin.The price of the 2020 Kia Forte GT has also been exposed recently. It starts at $23,215 with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and $23,815 with a six-speed manual transmission.You know, the prices are cheaper than its cousins Hyundai Elantra Sport sedan and it will hit the

Gemma

Gemma

Aug 8, 2019

2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series released - 740 PS & 800 Nm!

With the unveiling of the 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series, Mercedes-AMG finally gives its flagship supercar the Black Series treatment. It is also the most powerful V8-powered car ever from Mercedes-AMG.Like all Black Series cars AMG had released since 2006, this is no ordinary AMG GT. The masters at Affalterbach have managed to pull out an impressive 740 PS and 800 Nm from its newly-designed 4.0-litre flat V8 engine.Unlike previous Black Series models, the AMG GT Black Ser

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jul 17, 2020

2022 Nissan GT-R to get 48V mild hybrid powertrain, 600 PS/652 Nm

It’s been over 13 years since the Nissan GT-R first went into production. So, to say that it is aging may be somewhat of an understatement. However, the Nissan GT-R has had continuous updates over the years and the last hurrah will reportedly be a mild-hybrid.Nissan GT-R50 by ItaldesignBestCarWeb reports that the 2022 Nissan GT-R will be electrified in the form of 48V mild-hybrid, with the assistance of an integrated starter generator (ISG). The aim for Nissan is to meet the Corporate Aver

Shaun

Shaun

Mar 26, 2021

2020 Perodua Myvi S-Edition vs Myvi GT: Which is your pick?

In a rather surprising move, Perodua unveiled the 2020 Perodua Myvi S-Edition in Brunei, alongside the regular model. Nope, Malaysia isn't the first to receive this model. Called the Myvi S-Edition, it is heavily inspired by the Myvi GT that was shown at the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (2018 KLIMS).However, unlike the Myvi GT that is based on the Myvi 1.5 AV, the Brunei market Myvi S-Edition is based on the entry-level Myvi 1.3G.Let’s take a closer look and compare

Eric

Eric

Jul 5, 2020

Is the Audi e-tron GT just a Porsche Taycan with a different body?

In a recent roundtable with Porsche Indonesia and Mayk Wienkötter (Porsche AG, Spokesperson Product Line Taycan & E-Mobility) we learned that the J1 platform used by Porsche for the Porsche Taycan is shared with its sister company, Audi.Porsche has taken the J1 platform and evolved it into the PPE (Premium Platform Electric) that will be used for the new all-electric Porsche Macan.The J1 platform is used by Audi in the Audi e-tron GT concept which you probably saw Tony Stark drivin

Arif

Arif

Jun 25, 2020

Perodua Myvi S-Edition 2020 vs Myvi GT: Mana satu pilihan hati?

Kita baru-baru ini dikejutkan dengan berita Perodua memperkenalkan Perodua Myvi S-Edition 2020 di Brunei seiringan model biasa. Jangan terkejut kalau anda dengar Malaysia bukanlah negara pertama untuk menerima model ini.Digelar Myvi S-Edition, ia diinspirasikan oleh Myvi GT yang ditayangkan di 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (2018 KLIMS).Walaubagaimanapun, tidak seperti Myvi GT yang dibina berdasarkan Myvi 1.5 AV, kereta Myvi S-Edition pasaran Brunei adalah berdasarkan Myvi 1.3G spesi

Mersita

Mersita

Jul 6, 2020

Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 menjadi korban, lori buat pusingan-U secara haram!

Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 adalah sebuah kereta sport yang menjadi idaman pemuda pemudi yang baligh sekitar tahun 90an. Model lagenda ini membuat penampilan dalam filem francais Fast and Furious di samping permainan video Gran Turismo.Dengan harga model kereta JDM yang semakin mencanak, sebarang insiden berkaitan model-model rare ini pastinya akan menarik perhatian.Baru-baru ini, sebuah Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 yang kemalangan tular di laman sosial. Insiden yang dikatakan berlaku di Shah Alam terseb

Haris

Haris

Jan 22, 2021