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Mazda to Lease Demio EV in Japan from October 2012

In Japan, Mazda will be beginning leasing the Demio EV from October 2012. As you may already know, the Mazda Demio is known as Mazda2 outside Japan. [singlepic id=12519 w=620 h= float=] The Mazda Demio EV is using a highly efficient lithium-ion battery and Mazda’s unique electric motor. It achieves an outstanding driving range of 200km (JC08 mode test cycle, measured ...

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Toyota Camry, Camry Hybrid and Aurion Recall in Australia

Today, Toyota Australia has announced a recall of its current model Camry, Camry Hybrid and Aurion vehicles built between October 2011 and July 2012 in Australia. A total of 19,099 vehicles are affected. The recall is due to a fuel hose that may have been incorrectly manufactured.   [singlepic id=9851 w=620 h= float=]   There is a possibility that the fuel ...

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2013 Honda Accord Official Photos Unveiled

Today, Honda revealed the first images of the ninth-generation all-new 2013 Honda Accord and Accord Coupe for North American market.     According to American Honda Motor Company, the 2013 Accord’s styling is expressive, sophisticated and premium. Starting in the front, a bold new grille imparts a distinctive and dynamic tension that complements the powerful look of the hood’s multiple ...

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Honda Malaysia Introduces the Jazz S @ RM 99,800.00 OTR

Officially on today, Honda Malaysia introduced the world popular and practical 5-door compact hatchback – Honda Jazz S variant. Make it clear, the ‘S’ stands for Standard and not ‘Sport’. Yet, it is good enough and the previous Jazz V variant has discontinued for Malaysian market. Therefore, only Jazz Hybrid and Jazz S variant are available.   [Above photo is based ...

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Production of All-New Mazda6 Begins at Hofu Plant

Mazda held a ceremony to commemorate the start of production of the new Mazda6 (known as Atenza in Japan), fully redesigned for the first time in five years. The ceremony took place at the company’s Hofu Plant No. 2, in Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan. Approximately 500 people gathered for the celebration, including Mazda’s Representative Director and Chairman of the Board, President ...

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UMW Toyota Motor Offers Free Service Package for Prius C

Good news for folks that is deciding to buy the new Toyota Prius C. Today, UMW Toyota Motor announced offering free service package for the first 10,000 km or 6 months of ownership. This offers valid for customers who purchase a Toyota Prius C from the 6th to 17th August 2012 in Malaysia.     The new Prius C, utilises the latest ...

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Porsche 918 Spyder Prototype In Attractive Martini Racing Design

Based on the source from Porsche in Stuttgart, driving trials of the Porsche 918 Spyder are entering the next phase now. A permanent fixture of the test programme for the 918 Spyder is the 20.8 km long Nordschleife of the Nürburgring race course with its many bends and selective passages. After all, a lap time of less than seven minutes ...

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Volvo XC60 T5 On-Road Test & Review in Malaysia

In 2011, Volvo Car Malaysia has updated the locally assembled XC60 T5 compact SUV range in Malaysia with a more powerful engine and enhanced standard features list. After we driven the car for a local road trip, I started to appreciate and understood the reason why this model is one of the best selling Volvo model in the world now. ...

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