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  • New people mover for Malaysia: Suzuki APV

    Suzuki Malaysia launched it’s second model, the Suzuki APV (All Purpose Vehicle) here on Thursday. The Suzuki APV is a 8-seater small rear-wheel drive MPV that runs on a 1.6 aluminium block long stroke engine […]

     


  • Gen2 R3 at DreamCarsAsia

    Gen2 R3 at DreamCarsAsia

    I wanted to go to DreamCarsAsia to get photos of the Gen2 R3 prototype but as I did not have a camera, couldn’t do anything. Autoworld has some photos here. Looks hot. 500 units of […]

     


  • Ku Li: “Proton Tak Terdaya Maju”

    Ku Li: “Proton Tak Terdaya Maju”

    Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah, or Ku Li bashes Proton in this unmarked video interview on 9th July 2005. He says that Malaysia has no capacity to make cars. This is one case where dreams cannot fuel […]

     


  • 2005 Mercedes Benz A-Class Next Week

    Seven years ago, Mercedes Benz showcased it’s first front-wheel drive car that was set to redesign how passenger cars were going to be designed. At least in Mercedes Benz’s eyes. The compact hatchback had an […]

     


  • Volkswagen Willing to Buy Proton

    Volkswagen Willing to Buy Proton

    A foreign partner is key to Proton’s survival when Malaysia’s sheltered auto market is opened fully by 2008. Mahathir says: If we want to, we can sell more than 50% to Volkswagen. They are quite […]

     


  • Naza to Sell Rebranded Peugeot 206

    Naza signed an agreement with French automobile company Peugeot S.A. yesterday (29/6/2005) for the rights to assemble and distribute the Peugeot 206 model in Malaysia and possibly South-east Asia. Update: Naza has launched the Naza […]

     



  • Perodua confident to sell 1 million Perodua Myvi

    Perodua confident to sell 1 million Perodua Myvi

    PERUSAHAAN Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd expects to hit sales of one million vehicles, comprising all of its models, by the year-end, said managing director Hafiz Syed Abu Bakar. As at end-2004, it had delivered 880,000 […]

     


  • Tiara Replacement Model Available for Booking

    It seems Proton’s new 1.2L Tiara Replacement Model is now available for booking on the Proton Edar website. It’s listed as Proton 1.2 M/T. No real name is mentioned. There are three colours available – […]

     


  • Diesel Price Hike

    Diesel Price Hike

    Rumours are going around that after midnight tonight the prices of diesel in Semenanjung Malaysian are going to be up by 5 cents. Probably due to the diesel shortage lately? Don’t know. Thank goodness it’s […]