Sunday, November 19, 2017
There is a new Hyundai Tucson variant in town. Hyundai Sime Darby Motors have just introduced the Hyundai Tucson 2.0 MPi Premium 4WD variant which adds more premium bits and more extra equipment. This is the new top of the range Tucson here in Malaysia and it costs RM159,888 on the road but without insurance.
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia has just launched an aftersales promotion from now till 31st December. You can now get up to 20% off the price for selected genuine spare parts at all authorised Volkswagen service centres throughout Malaysia.
Friday, November 17, 2017
Perodua Launches The All-New Myvi - Most Affordable Compact With Active Safety Features [UPDATED with Product video & ASEAN NCAP crash test video]
The all-new Perodua Myvi has been finally launched. The teasing at the Malaysia Autoshow 2017 was short and sweet as it has now been displayed for everyone to see.
Thursday, November 16, 2017
ASEAN NCAP has awarded the top specced 1.3 & 1.5liter all-new Perodua Myvi 5 star ratings. This is in like with the cars being offered with Active Safety Assist Systems. The most affordable car in Malaysia to do so.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
MisterTyre Partners With TOC Automotive College - TOC's Interns To Work With MisterTyre For On-The-Job Experience
TOC Automotive College has entered into an Internship Partnership Agreement with MisterTyre Malaysia Sdn Bhd. This programme will allow TOCs studens to have on-the-job practical work training with MisterTyre which could be the first company to actually launch a mobile application that offers its customers new tyres, wheel fitting, alignment, engine oil service and battery right to your doorstep or anywhere you are currently at.
Happenings: BMW SHORTIES 2017 - 10 Short Films Have Been Chosen and are Now in the Running for a RM75,000 Production Grant
Another year, another round of BMW Shorties. This is the eleventh time the BMW Shorties are going on and this is the longest running short film competition in the country. For BMW Shorties 2017, 10 finalists are now in the running for the RM75,000 film production grant that is up for grabs.
Offers & Promotions: Mitsubishi Motors Year End Promos & Sales Carnival - Cash Rebates Up To RM11,000 For Selected Mitsubishi Models
More offers are abound! You can get a brand new Mitsubishi Triton, Outlander or an ASX for the year-end holidays at prices more attractive than usual. This is because Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi vehicles in Malaysia, is now offering attractive holiday rewards with cash bonuses up to RM11, 000 for these selected Mitsubishi models until the end of 2017.
Offers & Promotions: FORD & Sime Darby Auto Connexion's Year End Super Fantastic Ford Rewards and Rebates
The year end holiday season is just around the corner and Ford, via their distributor, Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC) wants to offer us unbeatable deals, offers, rebates, promotions and rewards on their cars. You could get up to RM5,000 cash rebates if you buy a Ford Ranger WildTrak, zero maintenance for up to 5 years or 100,000km on the Ford Ranger XLT and up to a whopping RM23,000 for a Ford Focus or a Fiesta.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
A Proton Suprima S run by Team PROTON R3 took the overall win at the recent Sepang 1000km (S1k) Endurance Race 2017. The car, driven by Admi Shahrul and James Veerapen came ahead of a lot of strong challengers and demonstrated that a well set up Malaysian car can come up triumphant against other well known sporting brands.
Volkswagen Will Offer Flood Relief Assistance To All Volkswagen Owners Affected By The Recent Floods
Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has announced that they have launched a nationwide Flood Relief programme for all Volkswagen owners affected by the recent floods, which have been one of the worst, particularly in the northern states of Peninsular Malaysia. The Flood Relief programme aims to assist Volkswagen owners whose vehicles have been damaged by the floods.
Monday, November 13, 2017
Truck & Bus News: Scania Malaysia Hosts Half Day Safety Driving Session For The Asian Trucker Drivers Club
I was invited to join a short session on safe driving techniques organised by the Asian Trucker Drivers Club at Scania Malaysia's main office in Shah Alam last Saturday. It was a different start to the weekend as I got the opportunity to spend some time with the people from Asian Trucker, participating members of their Asian Trucker Drivers Club as well as the folks from Scania Malaysia.