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Toyota Tsusho to support parts suppliers’ expansion in Indonesia

  Toyota Tsusho (trading arm of Toyota Motor Corp.) will open a new industrial complex in Jakarta to promote its parts suppliers’ advance into Indonesia. The new factory buildings at the new site will be open by June 2012, and will run trucks to carry parts to help reduce the subcontractors’ overheads.   It will also provide bus and restaurant ...

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Nissan Showroom Relocates from Jalan Cheras to Southgate

  Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd (ETCM) held a celebration last Saturday on its move to their new showroom in the up-and-coming premier contemporary lifestyle commercial centre, Southgate, in Cheras.   Speaking on the occasion, Executive Director of ETCM, Dato’ Dr Ang Bon Beng said, “We decided to move the ETCM Cheras showroom which was located in Jalan Cheras ...

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Hyundai Sime Darby Motors Rewards Its Customers with Rebate for Engine Oil and Oil Filter Change

  If you can recall recently about Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) being awarded as winner of the Distributor of the Year 2010 at the 2011 Global Distributors Convention that was held in Banff, Canada. As promised, the Malaysia’s Hyundai distributor now starts rewarding all its customers on their next visit to any of Hyundai’s authorised service centre starting from 1st ...

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New Hyundai Grand Starex Royale 2011

Hyundai Malaysia (Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors Sdn Bhd) has revised the new Hyundai Grand Starex Royale, given customers more luxurious yet practical goodies making it a perfect MPV for all occasion. [singlepic id=8122 w=630 h= float=] The exterior enhancement would be a new front grille, daytime LED lights fitted to the side mirrors, better looking front and back bumper and a rear spoiler with 3rd ...

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Honda Malaysia Recalling Stream 2008YM, 2009YM and 2010YM

A couple of days ago, Honda Malaysia announced a recall to owners of Stream 2008YM, 2009YM and 2010YM of a product update campaign. The campaign aims to address a technical irregularity involving the water pump pulley bolts, which is caused by the burr formed around the periphery of the bolt-mounting hole. There are a total of 1,494 units involved in ...

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Nissan Joint Venture With Dongfeng to Invest 50 Billion Yuan for Expansion

Nissan Motor Co. announced a 50 billion Yuan ($7.7 billion) expansion plan for China from 2011 to 2015. It expects to increase sales to 2.3 million vehicles by 2015 from 1.28 million last year. This is also part of a global strategy to focus on faster-growing emerging markets and reduce reliance on the United States.   Nissan did a 50-50 ...

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Viral Marketing From Samsung Uses Porsche Boxster 987 as Taxi Cab in Bangkok

As part of Samsung marketing campaign in Thailand, the South Korean consumer electronics giant put in a Porsche Boxster 987 taxi in Bangkok to advertise Samsung’s new Galaxy S II smartphone. This viral marketing campaign had successfully drawn many attentions in the city of Bangkok.   Check out the YouTube video below.  

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2012 Porsche 911 Teaser Video – Hot Weather Testing in South Africa

A couple days ago, Porsche posted a video of the all-new 2012 Porsche 911 carry hot weather testing in South Africa by Porsche engineers.     Inside the teaser video, some Porsche fans spotted the 7-speed manual transmission. Based on the photo above, you will find the extra lines going up and to the right at the end of the ...

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