February 2020 week 1 fuel price – RON 97 down 8 sen

Another Friday, and another round of the weekly fuel price update. More good news for RON 97 petrol users, because the price of the fuel has dropped again. It will be priced at RM2.41 per litre for the coming week (February 1 to 7), down eight sen from last week.

Kia Carnival receives 1,410 bookings in one day

According to Kia, 1,410 Carnival MPVs were booked on the first day of pre-bookings alone. The MPV will be launched at the 2020 Auto Expo. Pre-bookings for the Carnival had opened on January 21, 2020. The carmaker claims that 64 out of every 100 bookings are for the top-end Limousine

Mahindra Supplied 1,000 EVs To Lithium Urban Technologies In India

Mahindra cumulatively sold almost 30,000 EVs in India. Some of them already covered over 200,000 km (124,000 miles). Mahindra Electric (part of Mahindra Group) recently reached a milestone of supplying the 1,000th all-electric vehicle to the Lithium Urban Technologies, India’s largest zero-emission service for employee transportation The partnership was started in 2015

Tesla working on 1 million mile battery pack

According to a media report, Tesla, along with Canada’s Dalhousie University, is working on a new lithium ion battery technology that could give a million miles (1.6 million km) of driving. The report suggests that a patent for the new technology was filed on December 26, 2019. It is said

BMW 1 Series F40 To Have 5-Year Life Cycle With No Facelift?

Holding out for electrification? Say what you want about BMW’s new F40 1 Series, but there’s no denying that the model has always been a big hit for the German brand. Responsible for massive sales and platform for some of the most interesting hot hatches from the brand (Yes, we’re

Formula 1 teams reject proposed new Pirelli tires for 2020

Romain Grosjean puts proposed 2020 tires through their paces at Abu Dhabi. Formula 1 teams unanimously rejected the proposed new tires from Pirelli for the 2020 season following the post-season test in Abu Dhabi. Pirelli has new tires that are designed to improved close-quarters racing in 2021. A 2020 version with the

Formula 1 teams vote unanimously to keep 2019 tyres

All 10 Formula 1 teams have voted in favour of keeping the 2019 tyre compounds in place for the 2020 season, the FIA has confirmed. The 2020 prototype tyres introduced by Pirelli did not receive an awful lot of love from the drivers who tested the new rubber out in

2020 Corvette Will Get Up To 1,200 Horsepower From Hennessey

The C8’s LS2 V8 will gain forged internals and two turbochargers to make it happen. If there’s one vehicle synonymous with Hennessey, it’s the Chevrolet Corvette. That relationship is poised to continue in a big way, with Hennessey announcing today that it will offer modified versions of the new mid-engine

Polestar 1 First Drive Video Review

At $156,500, it better be good! The Polestar 1 is certainly an interesting plug-in hybrid offering. With 619 horsepower and 738 pound-feet of torque, it’s definitely going to provide a spirited driving experience. And with only 500 units being made each of the three years it will be in production,

Japan Post Ordered 1,200 Mitsubishi Minicab MiEV

With 1,200 Mitsubishi Minicab MiEV, Japan Post will electrify 4% of its fleet. Mitsubishi scored quite significant order for 1,200 small all-electric delivery vans (Kei car class), Minicab MiEV, for the Japan Post. The Minicab MiEV is an electric version of the Mitsubishi Minicab model, which was introduced several years