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Volkswagen R presents a brand new logo

From now on, Volkswagen’s most powerful cars will bear a very different looking R. This is because Volkswagen R has launched a brand new R logo. The letter R is now stripped down to its essential components giving it a more distinct and sleek look. Klaus Bischoff, Head of Volkswagen Design Centre, and his team developed the new R logo together with Technical Development and the Volkswagen R Marketing Team.As the sportiest part of Volkswagen, designers carefully drew the R to

Jerrica

Jerrica

Oct 8, 2019

Volkswagen Malaysia panggil semula 12,732 kereta kerana isu kotak gear DSG

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) telah mengisukan notis panggilan-semula hari ini bagi 12,732 buah kereta yang dihasilkan antara 2011 hingga 2015.Isu yang hendak dibetulkan adalah berkaitan ‘hydraulic pressure accumulator’ di dalam kotak gear dwi-klac 7 kelajuannya. Kegagalan komponen ini akan menyebabkan kerosakan kotak gear dan fungsi enjin.Berikut adalah model-model yang terkesan. Model-model yang dihasilkan selepas tahun 2016 tidak terkesan. Beetle Cross Touran Golf (Mk.

Mersita

Mersita

Jul 20, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia recalls 12,732 cars due to gearbox issue

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has issued a recall notice today for 12,732 cars produced between 2011 and 2015. The issue to be rectified is the hydraulic pressure accumulator within the 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox. Failure of this component can possibly lead to pressure loss, interrupting power transmission between the engine and gearbox.These are the affected models. Models produced after 2016 are not affected.  Beetle Cross Touran Golf (Mk.6 and Mk.7) Jetta Passat (B7

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 20, 2020

Volkswagen Passat R-Line to be launched later in Malaysia

Volkswagen PassatBesides the upcoming Arteon, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) is also introducing the R-Line edition of the facelifted Volkswagen Passat launched earlier this year.Expect the R-Line trim to come with more dark bits surrounding the exterior, 19-inch alloys, R-Line sports seats and possible digital gizmo add ons. The R-Line will be based on the sole Elegance trim with 2.0-litre turbocharged TSI engine producing 190 PS and 320 Nm of torque, mated to a 7-speed wet clutch DS

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

May 13, 2020

New 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line launched in Malaysia, from RM 203k

A couple of months ago, Volkswagen Malaysia was busy with the launch of the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace and Volkswagen Arteon R-Line. Also previewed was the 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line in white which was only opened for booking at the time.However, the wait is over as Volkswagen has just launched the Passat R-Line in Malaysia online via Facebook Live as the top-of-the-line variant of Volkswagen’s D-segment sedan. Prices of the Passat R-Line start at RM 203,411 (excluding SST which is vali

CY Foong

CY Foong

Oct 14, 2020

Volkswagen Golf R Mk8 gets Drift Mode like an AMG A45S

Launched last year, the all-wheel drive (AWD) Volkswagen Golf R Mk8 came with some truly tire-shredding numbers: 320 PS and 420 Nm from a turbocharged 2.0-litre engine.While those numbers are certainly going to tear up other hot hatches, there is one feature on this Golf R that will terrify the tyres and that is “Drift” mode. Yes, the flagship performance European hatchback has a feature that will entice you to stock up on cheap tyres that you can play around with.Available on the Go

CY Foong

CY Foong

Mar 28, 2021

New 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line open for booking in Malaysia, est RM210k

Today, Volkswagen Malaysia launched the 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line alongside the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace and the Volkswagen Arteon R-Line. At an estimated price of RM 210,000, the Passat R-line is now available for booking. The locally-assembled Volkswagen Passat R-Line is rivalled by other D-segment saloons like the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord.Price The R-line variant is a step above the Elegance Variant.Volkswagen Passat 2.0 TSI R-line – est RM210,000 (Price excluding SST to be c

Arif

Arif

Aug 12, 2020

All-new 2021 Volkswagen Golf R Mk8 debuts – 320 PS, 420 Nm

Volkswagen has launched the all-new 2021 Volkswagen Golf R Mk8 to the world and it is the most powerful Golf ever. The flagship performance variant of the Golf range is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-litre engine that produces 320 PS and 420 Nm.The all-new Golf R features permanent all-wheel drive which is pretty much a standard across its 5 generations. But it keeps the exterior looking very subtle instead of showy. There’s a new front bumper with a motorsport-style splitter and R-specific

CY Foong

CY Foong

Nov 4, 2020

2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line kini rasmi! Tambahan aksesori mewah, DCC, harga RM 203,411!

Volkswagen PassatVolkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) baru sahaja melancarkan 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line. Sedan segmen D continental ini pertama kali didedahkan pada majlis pelancaran Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace dan Volkswagen Arteon R-Line.2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line menyertai barisan model dengan lencana R-Line seperti Volkswagen Golf, Tiguan dan Arteon. Sebagai sebuah model prestasi tinggi, 2020 Volkswagen Passsat R-Line bukan sekadar tambahan kosmetik sahaja.Perbezaan dengan Volkswa

Haris

Haris

Oct 14, 2020

This Volkswagen Golf R makes more power than a Lamborghini Aventador!

Ask anyone who has ever driven a Volkswagen Golf R and they’ll tell you that it’s no slouch. However, German tuner ‘The Turbo Engineers’ thought that it needs a little more pep in its step.Enter what could possibly be the only five-cylinder Golf R in the world. The stock four-pot was swapped for a 2.5-litre turbo unit from the Audi RS3 but with a name like ‘The Turbo Engineers’, they took it upon themselves to strap a bigger turbo on it. Because that

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 14, 2020

Volkswagen Golf R 2022 Mk8 dilancarkan. Enjin 2.0, 320 PS, 420 Nm, maksimum 250 km/j

Volkswagen Golf RVolkswagen telah menggugurkan Volkswagen Golf standard untuk pasaran US namun tidak untuk varian prestasi. Buktinya adalah Volkswagen Golf R 2022 baru sahaja dilancarkan sebagai VW Golf R paling berkuasa pernah dikeluarkan.Sebagai sebuah model berprestasi tinggi, VW Golf R 2022 hadir dengan talaan dan teknologi terbaru. Antara ciri terbaru adalah sistem 4Motion AWD tork vektor yang mampu mengagihkan berat kereta pada gandar depan atau belakang secara sekata untuk memudahkan kere

Haris

Haris

Nov 4, 2020

The Volkswagen Arteon is a Golf R with a boot, estimated prices: RM290k – RM310k

- Successor to the Volkswagen CC returns under a new Arteon name- Open for bookings, estimated prices RM290k – RM310k- Only one CBU (from Germany) variant available – 2.0 TSI 4Motion R-Line- Powertrain shared with Golf R, interior shared with PassatFollowing its preview at November’s Premium Auto Car Expo in Setia Alam, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia have announced that it is now accepting pre-bookings for the Volkswagen Arteon.Like the previous Volkswagen CC, the Arteon is

Robert

Robert

Jul 22, 2019

Review: 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace R-Line – more space and more grunt!

2020 Volkswagen Tiguan AllspaceTwo weeks ago, we were invited to sample the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace R-Line on our road. Launched in August 2020 as a CKD model, the main highlights of the Allspace are the additional seat in the third row (effectively making it a 7-seater) and also a new 2.0-litre TSI engine similar to the Golf GTI.The Allspace is long overdue for our market, having been overshadowed by its other competitors. Now with more space and grunt, does the 2020 Tiguan Allspace R-L

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Sep 28, 2020

Take a look at this Volkswagen Arteon R-Line in Malaysia, sexy!

2.0-litre TSI & 7-speed DSG 280 PS/350 Nm Fully imported, estimated to cost between RM 290k to RM 310k More luxurious than the PassatAt the launch of the Volkswagen Das WeltAuto Pre-Owned Car Division and VolksFest 2019, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has also displayed the all-new Volkswagen Arteon R-Line. The company’s latest offering to the Malaysian market.This is merely a public preview but interested parties can place their orders for one at any Volkswagen dealership

Adrian Chia

Adrian Chia

Aug 30, 2019

The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan R packs 320 PS, AWD, 0-100 km/h in 4.9 seconds!

Like the recent surge in Malaysias Covid-19 cases, the headlining numbers the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan R makes are unignorable: 320 PS, 420 Nm and only 4.9 seconds to reach 0-100 km/h.Itll naturally draw parallels to the VW Golf R Mk8 and thats completely justifiable, since both of them share the same powertrain: EA888 evo4 2.0-litre, turbocharged four-cylinder mill and the DQ500 7-speed dual-clutch automatic (DSG).Also appearing in the hottest Tiguan yet is a new all wheel drive (AWD) system: 4Mo

Sanjay

Sanjay

Nov 26, 2020

Turbo Battle: Volkswagen Passat R-Line vs Honda Accord vs Mazda 6

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia has just announced a new Passat variant, the Volkswagen Passat R-Line. It sits on top of the Elegance variant, with an estimated price of RM 200,000 to RM 210,000. The Passat goes against the likes of the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, and Mazda 6. To give it a slight twist, we’re comparing the turbocharged cars only. And yes, that includes the Mazda 6 2.2D.Mazda 6 2.2DMazda 6 SedanStarting with the priciest option here, the Mazda 6 2.2D.

Shaun

Shaun

Aug 13, 2020

Over 10k summons issued for modified exhaust in 7 days

The Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department (JSPT) has issued a total of 10,166 summons on vehicles with modified exhausts in just 7 days. The Modified Exhaust (Noise) Special Operation is currently being carried out nationwide starting from 1-March to crack down on illegal exhaust modification.Harian Metro reports that during the operation, 26,239 vehicles were investigated across the country. The number involves 12,709 motorcycles, 8,678 cars, and 4,852 other types of vehicles.Out of

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 9, 2021

Quick Review: 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line - Worthy rival to the 3 Series/C-Class?

Among the trio launched by Volkswagen Malaysia a couple of months ago was the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line. There is only one trim available – the R-Line, priced at RM 221,065 (OTR without insurance and SST).To recap, VW Arteons power comes from a 2.0-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that makes 190 PS and 320 Nm of torque. All that twisting force goes to the front wheels via a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission (wet type).Exterior - Sleekest VW yetVolkswagen ArteonThe VW Arteon is the s

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 11, 2020

Pros and Cons: 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line – If only it were as fast as it looks

If you have a budget of around RM 250k and you’re looking for family car that’s not an SUV, you’d naturally steer towards the established compact execs like the BMW 320i and Mercedes-Benz C200. But there is an alternative, and that is the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line.The 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line is positioned above the Volkswagen Passat as a premium offering, an alternative to the usual compact executives. Should you be eyeing for one, we’ve rounded up the pros and

Shaun

Shaun

Dec 17, 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

Jimat lebih RM 9,000 dengan Volkswagen!

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) dengan sukacitanya mengumumkan pengurangan harga sehingga RM 9,484 berikutan pengumuman pengecualian cukai penjualan. Harga baru tersebut akan berkuat kuasa pada 15 Jun hingga 31 Disember 2020.Model Volkswagen yang dipasang secara tempatan (CKD) adalah Polo, Vento, Tiguan dan Passat, manakala barisan model Golf (R-Line, GTI dan R) diimport sepenuhnya (CBU). Dengan pengecualian cukai jualan, pelanggan dapat menikmati penjimatan sehingga RM 3,881

Haris

Haris

Jun 12, 2020

Honda presents new 2020 Honda Civic Type R facelift at the Tokyo Auto Salon

Honda unveiled the facelifted 2020 Honda Civic Type R at the opening of the Tokyo Auto Salon. Headlining the changes are new suspension, new brakes, new short throw gear shifter and the inclusion of Honda Sensing.The new updates are mostly done to make the Civic Type R improve the car’s driving dynamics. A new aero kit and larger front grill for improved engine cooling changes the Civic’s visual impact.Honda is also offering a new Type R-exclusive Boost Blue colour for the new C

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jan 10, 2020

5 perkara yang kami suka tentang Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) baru-baru ini telah melancarkan VW Tiguan Allspace - varian 7 tempat duduk yang berdasarkan Tiguan 5 tempat duduk.Seperti Tiguan 5 tempat duduk, Tiguan Allspace 7 tempat duduk yang lebih besar juga dipasang (CKD) di Pekan, Pahang.Berikut adalah lima perkara yang kami sukai mengenai Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace, lebih-lebih lagi Tiguan Allspace R-Line yang menjadi model tertinggi dalam keluarga Volkswagen Tiguan.1. Tujuh tempat duduk tetapi ada ko

Faisal

Faisal

Aug 16, 2020

Rendered: 2022 Honda Civic Type R - The king of front-wheel drive?

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many brands to host their launch events online. While others have opted for live YouTube and Facebook streams, the 11th generation Honda Civic made its debut on Twitch.The previewed Honda Civic is a prototype, and no technical details have been confirmed. If you’re curious about what’s new on the 11th-gen Honda Civic, you can read about that here.Naturally with the Honda Civic, a Type R version will be available. Over ten generations of the Honda Civi

Arif

Arif

Nov 20, 2020

2021 VW Arteon facelift revealed, will we finally get it?

The VW Arteon R Shooting BrakeVolkswagen has just unveiled the 2021 Arteon facelift. It has undergone an extensive product line update to the brand halo, including sharpened design elements, interior refinements, and intelligent comfort systems. In Europe, Volkswagen is enhancing the product line with a second version - the new Arteon Shooting Brake (start lobbying guys!). There is also a proper, cooking Arteon R this time round. The refreshed Arteon features a refined front end with s

Jason

Jason

Jun 24, 2020

Excuse Me? No More New Golf R?

The generation of Golf (MK7) has been around for seven years, and it's pretty much a textbook step to proceed with another model renewal. Volkswagen recently released a press release detailing its full line-up for the 2020 model year. The name of Golf R, however, seems to be marked out of the curriculum.Later in Volkswagen's official response, we find no relief for those who concrened about the layoff.  Except for the hot all-wheel-drive hatchback which reached the end of production

Gemma

Gemma

Aug 9, 2019

Kebaikan & Keburukan: VW Passat R-Line – pakej yang mantap, ini atau Accord?

Volkswagen Malaysia telah melancarkan Volkswagen Passat R-Line sebagai varian teratas yang baru. Seperti Passat Elegance, ia juga bersaing dengan Honda Accord dan Toyota Camry.Volkswagen Passat R-Line 2020 berharga RM 204,433 (tanpa insurans dan termasuk pengecualian cukai SST). Sekiranya anda berminat, kami akan huraikan kebaikan dan keburukannya supaya mudah untuk anda buat keputusan.Kebaikan: Keselesaan perjalanan yang mantap Mudah untuk dipandu Interior yang terasa premium dan luas Menjimatk

Faisal

Faisal

Jan 17, 2021

Volkswagen Polo Mk5: Pengeluaran di Malaysia dihentikan, model baharu bakal beransur?

Penjualan Volkswagen Polo Mk5 sudah dihentikan di Malaysia. Model tertua dalam barisan Vokswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) ini telah dihasilkan sejak tahun 2010. Walaupun pasaran lain sudah menerima Polo Mk6, kilang Volkswagen di Pekan, Pahang masih memasang Polo Mk5 sehingga tahun ini.VPCM telah menurunkan model Volkwagen Polo Mk5 dari laman sesawangnya. Namun demikian, versi sedan (Vento) masih dijual.Volkswagen Polo Mk5VPCM masih belum mengesahkan ketibaan Polo Mk6 di Malaysia tetapi kam

Faisal

Faisal

Oct 15, 2020

Should you buy the Volkswagen Golf now or wait for the all-new model?

 The Volkswagen Golf, in its current 7th generation form, may be a couple of years old, but it is still quite a capable alternative.With options such as the Ford Focus and Volvo V40 bowing out of our market, leaving the Volkswagen Golf as the only European C-segment hatchback available on sale.For the 2019 model year, Volkswagen introduced a new Sound & Style variant to the Golf line-up, which adds a Helix 300W soundbar, Volkswagen Tint, and Sound & Style emblems to the Golf TSI. Th

Eric

Eric

Dec 16, 2019

Volkswagen Polo Mk6 2021 – bolehkah ia merampas takhta Toyota Yaris?

Seperti yang pernah dilaporkan, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) telah menghentikan pengeluaran Volkswagen Polo di Malaysia. Adakah ini bermaksud laluan kepada model baru? Ikuti kupasan kami di bawah yang mungkin boleh menjawab keraguan anda.1. Volkswagen Polo manakah yang akan menjadi model baru?Volkswagen Polo 2021 ialah Polo generasi ke-6. Menurut istilah Volkswagen, ia dikenali sebagai Polo Mark 6 (Mk6).Volkwagen Polo Mk5Volkswagen AG merasmikan Volkwagen Polo Mk6 pada tahun 2017 ya

Faisal

Faisal

Nov 18, 2020