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Nissan Navara Proven in 2012 Rainforest Challenge

2012 Rainforest Challenge was held in Malacca from 1-10 December 2012. There are adventurers coming from 22 nations participate from Venezuela, USA, Austria, Australia, Poland, Russia (Moscow & Vladivostok), Vietnam, China (Hong Kong & Guangzhou), Brunei, Colombia, Bulgaria, Philippines, Thailand, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Korea, Sri Lanka, India, Singapore. Host country Malaysia was naturally the biggest contingent with participating teams and ...

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Volkswagen Passat 1.8 TSI B7 Test Drive Review

In Malaysia, Volkswagen Passat 1.8 TSI B7 version was introduced back on October 2011 with fully imported CBU version. Follow by replacing it with locally assembled CKD version back on March 2012. The CKD version is assemble by DRB-Hicom in Pekan, Pahang, Malaysia. Both versions are having the identical specification except for the recent Passat Sportline, which launched back on ...

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Live Traffic on Google Maps Now Available in Ipoh, Melaka and Penang

Google has recently upgraded the existing Traffic and Transit for Google Maps in Malaysia. Now, Google has expanded the traffic info of Google Maps to Ipoh, Melaka and Penang. Previously, it only has traffic info of Kuala Lumpur.   The traffic layer provides data about real time road congestion right on the map in order to help users find how ...

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All New 2013 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup Unveiled

I am not sure about what you think. However, I agreed that the Porsche 911 GT3 Cup is the most successful race car in the world. In each continent, Porsche having its own successful cup races.   The new edition of the 911 GT3 Cup is the motorsports version of the future 911 GT3 and as such is the first race ...

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Chevrolet Sonic Launched in Malaysia

  Chevrolet Sonic was launched recently in here Malaysia at National Aquatic Centre Bukit Jalil. Naza  Quest Sdn Bhd. brought in both the Sonic Sedan and the Sonice Hatchback. The sonic is targeted to the “Generation Y” Malaysian that is young and trendy. The Chevrolet Sonic is said to be developed with a proven global platform that delivers precision handling and performance. ...

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2014 Audi RS6 Avant with 560hp Officially Revealed

A couple days ago, the lighter, more powerful and efficient new Audi RS6 Avant was unveiled officially. The new RS6 Avant sprint from 0-100km/h in 3.9 seconds, and top speed is 305 km/h with the dynamic plus package. The improved 4.0 TFSI engine develops 560hp (412kW) and consume an average fuel consumption of just 9.8 litres/100km.     The new ...

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Toyota’s New Engine Plant for 2.5-litre AR 4 Cylinder Engine in Melbourne

Today, Toyota Australia has officially opened its new engine plant, making it the first Australian car manufacturer to produce both petrol and hybrid engines.     The engine plant is located in Altona, west of Melbourne, the plant will produce approximately 108,000 four cylinder 2.5 litre engines per year for its locally built Camry and Camry Hybrid sedans. The engines ...

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Electric-powered Nissan Leaf As Eco Innovation of Year 2012

Although I have checked out this car in Tokyo back in end of 2010. Recently, the electric powered Nissan Leaf was awarded the Eco Innovation Award of the Year 2012 under NST Maybank COTY 2012 in Malaysia.     As you aware the Nissan Leaf is not yet available for sale in Malaysia, Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) has been ...

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