AD: Volvo is now in Ara Damansara – up to RM40k rebates at Sime Darby Swedish Auto this weekend!

Volvo has a brand new home in Ara Damansara, Petaling Jaya, and the 3S dealership – Sime Darby Swedish Auto – is having some really attractive grand opening offers. How does rebates of up to RM40k sound? Located at Block 6 of the new Sime Darby Motors City, Jalan PJU

Nissan LEAF Awarded In 2020 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

The 2017 Nissan LEAF is the only electric car to receive a dependability award in the 2020 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study. The 2020 U.S. Vehicle Dependability StudySM (VDS) by J.D. Power for the first time lists an all-electric model as a segment-level winner: Nissan LEAF won the compact car

Sweden WRC: Evans in control with two stages left

Toyota’s Elfyn Evans has extended his Rally Sweden lead to 16.9 seconds after winning all three of Saturday morning’s stages. Evans started the day with an 8.5s advantage over the Hyundai of Ott Tanak but managed to double the gap, capitalising on the tricky terrain in the warmer weather. With

In 2020, Germany Enters Higher Gear Of Plug-In Car Sales

New records, everywhere.. literally. With changes in emission requirements this year in Europe, we see a huge increase in plug-in electric car sales, as plug-ins are treated as one of the main tools to lower the average emission by manufacturers. Germany is not an exception. In January, new registrations of

Firestone’s crucial role in improving IndyCar safety

The NTT IndyCar Series’ adoption of the Red Bull Advanced Technologies aeroscreen for 2020 created additional work for several companies and individuals. Less well appreciated is the huge effort made by Firestone to absorb the screen’s knock-on effect, as David Malsher-Lopez points out. Enabling IndyCar to introduce the aeroscreen for

2020 SSC Tuatara debuts in production form – 1,750 hp

First announced nearly a decade ago, the SSC Tuatara has finally made its debut in production form at this year’s Philadelphia Auto Show. A product of Shelby SuperCars, the Tuatara is the successor to the Ultimate Aero, and will be produced in limited numbers, with only 100 units planned. Given

Fear Not: Magnetic Fields In EVs Unlikely To Pose Health Risk

You may be surprised to find out that gas and diesel cars generate magnetic fields too. You may have heard about those people who complained that living next to high voltage power lines negatively affected their health – it was many years ago and is a well documented matter which,

Car factories in China closed due to novel coronavirus

The government of China has issued a guideline for automakers and car parts supplier to temporarily suspend operations due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, Reuters reports. As of yesterday (February 4), at least 24 provinces, municipalities and other regions in China have told businesses not to resume work before February

Petrol, diesel ban in UK to be brought forward to 2035

The United Kingdom had in 2017 announced that it was going to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, though a plan by prime minister Boris Johnson under a climate change drive could see the ban be brought forward by five years to 2035, according to