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New Volkswagen Golf Mk7 R Leaked


Based on the source from Auto Wereld, you can likely to expect the all-new Volkswagen Golf R revealed at the Frankfurt Motor Show after reading this! 

From the photos, the Golf Mk7 R look to be fitted with 19-inch alloy wheels. The Golf Mk7 R is having quad exhaust tips instead of the centrally mounted twin exhaust tips. The Golf Mk7 R is fitted with 221kW engine with 380Nm of max torque from the Audi S3. The power plant mated with a 4motion all-wheel drive system and DSG transmission Volkswagen claims the R can sprint to 100km/h in 4.9 seconds. Top speed has been restricted to 250km/h. The average fuel consumption is around 6.9l/100km.


The new R rides on suspension that’s 5mm lower than the Mk7 GTI and it appears as though Adaptive Chassis Control will remain an option. Although it is expected to have a Race setting added to its bag of tricks. Volkswagen will launch the new R in the fourth quarter of this year. So, get ready to check out this car soon!

All-New Toyota VIOS is coming soon to Malaysia!

Are you looking to trade-in and buy a new Toyota Vios or looking to buy a new car? Here is the goods news for you. UMW Toyota Motor has announced the estimated price for the stylish, All-New Toyota Vios.

The distinctive All-New Toyota Vios features a flowing dynamic exterior design, “class above” fuel economy and high performance along with the safety and durability that Toyota is known for. “It is an excellent quality car at an affordable price, that customers can be proud of”, said Datuk Ismet Suki, President of UMW Toyota Motor.

All New Toyota Vios

The All-New Toyota Vios come with Smart Entry & Push Start Button for the top variants, fresh interior design featuring high quality material, a more spacious cabin with improved legroom and larger trunk capacity. The upgraded suspension and steering systems provide for greater comfort and handling stability. Combined, these improvements produce a “class-above” quality driving experience.

The selling price remained for the best-selling Toyota Vios 1.5J variant and even with many improved specifications, merely a minimal price increase for the Toyota Vios 1.5 TRD Sportivo, 1.5G and 1.5E variants. Below is the list of estimated On-The Road prices (OTR) with insurance, for all variants currently available for reservation:

New 2014 Toyota Vios Estimated Price in Malaysia

The All-New Toyota Vios is available in four variants, the top-of-the-range 1.5 TRD Sportivo the 1.5 G, 1.5 E and 1.5 J.

Toyota Australia invests in local manufacturing

Recently, Toyota Australia announced it will invest $123 million in its local manufacturing operations for the next five years from 2015.

The project is supported by a co-investment package from the Australian Federal and Victorian Governments. The Australian Federal Government has contributed a grant of $23.6 million towards the investment with an undisclosed grant contributed by the Victorian Government. In addition, the Australian Federal Government will contribute $5 million towards Toyota Australia’s $15 million supplier development program over a five-year period, allowing the program to be accelerated and intensified to assist companies that supply components to Toyota.

Toyota Camry Hybrid Assembly in Australia

Toyota Australia President and CEO Max Yasuda said today’s announcement was a critical step in Toyota Australia’s transformation.

“Local manufacturing is an integral part of our business and is a key focus of our five year company-wide transformation program,” Mr Yasuda said.

“The investment ensures that Toyota Australia continues to build high quality vehicles for our local and overseas customers.”

Toyota Australia currently exports approximately 70,000 Camry and Aurion vehicles per year predominantly to the Middle East, with some exports to New Zealand and the South Pacific Islands.

Mr Yasuda said in addition to making the Altona investment, Toyota Australia will spend $15 million during the next five-year period on its supplier development program.

“This program will see a dedicated team of engineers working with local suppliers to assist them to improve productivity, diversify their business operations and improve their global competitiveness,” Mr Yasuda said.

“This program will help strengthen Australia’s supplier base through the application and sharing of Toyota Production System principles and best practice manufacturing techniques.”

He added that the Federal and Victorian Governments were long-term supporters of local manufacturing and played an instrumental part in today’s announcement.

“It is vital that we continue to have an ongoing partnership with Governments to ensure the long-term viability of local manufacturing. Today’s announcement is a positive step forward. This investment was secured due to the enormous effort undertaken by many people at Toyota Australia during the past 18 months and the critical support of the Victorian and Federal Governments.”

Toyota Australia will spend $108 million on the Altona investment and $15 million on the supplier development program. Toyota has been building cars in Australia for 50 years. In 2013 the company expects to build more than 100,000 Camry, Camry Hybrid and Aurion vehicles at its Altona plant, along with approximately 108,000 four-cylinder engines

The Achilles Formula Drift Asia 2013 tickets are now available!

The Malaysian leg of the exhilarating Achilles Formula Drift Asia 2013 is poised to set the tracks ablaze again in Kuala Lumpur on 1st September 2013! Top drivers from around the world such as Japanese drifting professionals Daigo Saito, Robbie Nishida and our very own Malaysian ‘Prince of Drift’ Tengku Djan will battle it out for the coveted spot of being the best drift driver in Asia.


Expect to see a great show of stiff competition at the Malaysian leg with Robert Whyte, Tom Monkhouse and Josh Boettcher of Australia, Daynom Templeman of New Zealand, The Norwegian Hammer Fredric Aasbo, as well as the return of Formula Drift USA superstar Ken Gushi who is vying to take the win at the second leg of the 3-race Achilles Formula Drift Asia Series.

In its fifth edition, the race is set to take place at Speed City Kuala Lumpur, where spectators will be able to feel the heat from the tracks and catch the heart-stopping, wheel-spinning action up close.

WHEN:                       1st September 2013

WHERE:                      Speed City KL, Selangor Turf Club Kuala Lumpur

TIME:                          9.30AM – 8.00PM

For more information and ticketing details:
: http://www.formuladriftasia.com/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/formuladriftasia
TICKETING LINK: http://www.ticketpro.com.my

(Pre-sale) Open Grandstand: RM 128
(Pre-sale) Walkabout:   RM 28
(At the door) Open Grandstand: RM 138
(At the door) Walkabout: RM 38

*Pricing is inclusive of all Ticketpro charges

Tickets available at Ticketpro.com.my and Ticketpro outlets nationwide.

New 2013 BMW 316i Introduced in Malaysia below RM210k

For folks that dream to own the latest new BMW 3-series, your wish is now one step closer with the all-new BMW 316i. Thanks to BMW Group Malaysia for introducing the entry variant of BMW’s best selling and most successful premium model series in the world – the BMW 3 Series with a price tag below RM210k OTR.

2013 BMW 316i Malaysia

Introducing the new model variant, Dr. Gerhard Pils, Chief Executive Officer of BMW Group Malaysia said, “Today, we introduce yet another BMW for Malaysia that is built right here in Malaysia – the all New BMW 316i. As an addition to our strong portfolio of locally-assembled premium vehicles, the all new BMW 316i further underlines our commitment to this country which has been our home for the last ten years.”

Dr. Pils added that as the sixth model to join BMW Group Malaysia’s line-up of locally assembled vehicles, the new BMW 316i will allow Malaysians accessibility to an even wider range of product choices from the premium carmaker. The new BMW 316i features the latest innovations and technologies that are made available by BMW and is indistinguishable from its imported counterparts, resulting from the on-going transfer of advanced BMW assembly line technology, practices and standards to the country.

“As the leader in the Premium segment, we at BMW Group Malaysia are constantly seeking opportunities to further optimise the delivery of our premium vehicles to customers throughout the country. The all new BMW 316i will provide existing and new customers an exciting introduction to the BMW experience and we are confident that it will prove to be a strong contributor to our success here in Malaysia once again.”

2013 BMW 316i Malaysia

The new locally assembled BMW 316i is powered by BMW TwinPower Turbo 1.6-litre four-cylinder petrol engine. Generating a maximum output of 100 kw/ 135hp and a maximum torque of 220 Nm, the BMW 316i is also equipped with VALVETRONIC and twin-scroll turbocharging which enables it to hit the 0-100 km/h sprint in 9.2 seconds and achieve a top speed of 210 km/h.  The highly efficient engine is mated with BMW’s award winning 8-speed automatic transmission.

The all-new BMW 316i achieved an average EU test cycle fuel consumption level of 5.9 litres to every 100km travelled and a CO2 emission level of 137 grams per km. The BMW’s Auto Start/Stop function is integrated into the all-new 316i as well. 

Driving Experience Control is also a standard feature in the new BMW 316i with BMW’s COMFORT, SPORT and ECO PRO modes all available at the touch of a button.

Like all contemporary BMW vehicles, the all-new BMW 316i Series allows customers to fully benefit from the latest innovations in information technology through BMW ConnectedDrive. Connecting the driver to the car as well as to the environment, the latest variant from BMW is fitted with a host of features and equipment to exude the complete premium innovation experience that the BMW brand has to offer, be it behind the wheel or in the passenger seat.

The all-new BMW 316i features BMW Live and BMW TeleServices made available through the 6.5” freestanding LCD panel and BMW iDrive controller as standard. BMW Live enables the car and driver to receive weather and news information services via RSS feeds inside the car. Other innovation offering for in-car vehicle connectivity in the all new BMW 316i include complete USB and Bluetooth connectivity to expand functionality for mobile phones, portable music players as well as on-board mobile office applications.

2013 BMW 316i Malaysia

Exterior colour options for the all-new BMW 316i include Alpine White, Black Sapphire, Melbourne Red, Glacier Silver, and Mineral Grey. All cars are only available with Leather Dakota Black interior and upholstery offering.

The all-new BMW 316i is now open for booking at all authorised BMW dealerships across the country. The retail price (on the road, without insurance, with BMW Service + Repair Inclusive (BS+RI) for the new, locally assembled BMW 316i is RM 209, 800.00 in Peninsular Malaysia. 

Photo Gallery: 2013 BMW 316i Malaysia