ETCM and FWD Takaful offering Nissan X-Trail, Serena S-Hybrid buyers free one-year family insurance plan

Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) has announce a new collaboration with FWD Takaful (formerly known as HSBC Amanah Takaful) that is offering Nissan X-Trail and Nissan Serena S-Hybrid buyers free insurance for the family. The plan in question is a one-year FWD Protect Direct family takaful protection plan with a

Meet Sainz and Norris' McLaren MCL35 F1 car

With a little less pomp but definitely with ceremony, McLaren has unveiled its MCL35 to the world at the team’s Technology Centre. Unlike Ferrari’s song and dance about its 2020 challenger or Red Bull’s single image release, McLaren opted for the middle ground for its Thursday launch. Carlos Sainz and

Porsche and Aimé Leon Dore restore classic 911 C4

Some people find joy in buying new cars, others thrive on restoring old gems, but few things are as satisfying as a restomodded icon. Meet the Aimé Leon Dore 911 Carrera 4, a restoration project done in collaboration with Porsche and founder of popular New York fashion label Aimé Leon

Harman and Hyundai launch world’s first active road noise cancellation system – debuts on Genesis GV80

Harman has launched the world’s first active road noise cancellation system for a production vehicle in partnership with Hyundai, which will first debut on the Genesis GV80 SUV. The system – dubbed Road-Noise Active Noise Control (RANC) – reduces the in-cabin noise level by cancelling out unwanted sounds originating from

What I Love And Hate About 'My' Audi S6 TDI

The first time I drove ‘my’ new Audi S6, it left me feeling a little cold. Don’t forget, this is a model that started life in 1994 with an inline-five and V8, after which the second-gen S6 continued the V8 theme with another 4.2. Then, Audi went full petrolhead and

Tesla to open design and research centre in China

With Tesla’s Shanghai factory (Gigafactory 3) up and running, the electric carmaker is now looking to open a design and research centre in China. According to a recruitment notice on the company’s official WeChat account, the facility will be responsible for developing “Chinese-style” vehicles, as reported by Reuters. The notice

U.S. BEV And PHEV Car Sales Compared: 2019

Roughly 74% of total plug-in electric car sales in 2019 were BEVs. Since we already how the overall U.S. plug-in electric car sales look like in 2019, let’s now see the results separately for all-electric (BEV) and plug-in hybrid (PHEV) categories. To increase your curiosity, we would say that for

Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster GTS 4.0 revealed – 400 PS 4L flat-six, manual, 0-100 km/h in 4.5 seconds

The hits just keep coming. After introducing the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder in June last year, the carmaker has now revealed GTS 4.0 versions of the 718 Cayman and Boxster. Set to arrive in German dealerships from the end of March 2020, the 718 Cayman GTS 4.0

Toyota Land Cruiser and Prado discontinued

Thanks to BHPian Turbanator for sharing this information with other enthusiasts! It has been reported that Toyota has discontinued the Land Cruiser and the Prado from the Indian market. The two cars are no longer seen on Toyota’s website. Since August 2019, Toyota has not sold any Prados, while the

PACCAR's Kenworth And Peterbilt Partner On EVs With Dana

Kenworth And Peterbilt’s medium-duty trucks will be electrified using a EV solution from Dana. Electric truck manufacturers Kenworth and Peterbilt (both are part of PACCAR) announced an electric truck powertrain development program with Dana. Kenworth is working on medium duty EVs and the first prototype – Kenworth K270E – was