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More value with updated Hyundai Elantra

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SHAH ALAM: The facelifted Hyundai Elantra has 14 new improvements and sharper looks. It is slightly longer compared with its predecessor, and has newly-designed front bumper, radiator grille, fog lamps as well as redesigned alloy-wheels and rear combination lamps. There are four variants, and prices are RM85,888 (1.6 Elegance), RM95,676 (1.6 Executive), RM100,546 (1.6 Premium) and RM114,984.40 (1.8 Premium). The Premium variants get LED light guide and projection headlamps, and six airbags. Meanwhile, the 1.6-litre Executive and both Premium variants also get an upgraded 3.4-inch OLED (organic light-emitting diode) display, Flex Steer system, rear air-conditioning vents and MirrorLink audio visual…

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Two new Dunlop tyres launched

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PETALING JAYA: Continental Tyre Malaysia has introduced two new Dunlop tyres – Dunlop Formula D05 and Dunlop SP Sport J5 – which have been designed specifically for the Malaysian climate especially during rainy and wet conditions. “Travelling in the rain can be a nerve-wrecking experience, as such a tyre with superior wet weather traction can be a big safety benefit for drivers who need to travel at speed in wet conditions. “Both our Dunlop tyres are engineered with German technology and designed with Malaysian road conditions in mind,” said national sales manager of Continental Tyre Malaysia, Sim Wee Chung. Also present…

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High demand for Honda HR-V

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PETALING JAYA: More than 7,000 bookings have been received for the new Honda HR-V since its launch in early February. About 65% of the bookings were for the range-topping V variant, while the S and mid-grade E variants account for 15% and 20% respectively. The record bookings have led to a four-month waiting period. To reduce the waiting period for HR-V buyers, Honda Malaysia says it is reviewing its production scheduling at its plant in Pegoh, Malacca. The HR-V has feature such as versatile rear seat configurations, a seven-inch display audio unit, touch panel auto air conditioning and smart entry…

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Updated 2015 Toyota Hiace offers more safety

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KUALA LUMPUR: The 2015 Toyota Hiace has received upgrades which improve safety. The new Active Safety features that are now standard in the Hiace window van are Vehicle Stability Control with Traction Control, Hill Start Assist Control and an Emergency Stop Signal. The Hiace panel van variant has also been upgraded with Anti-Lock Braking or ABS, and Brake Assist. Other safety features for the Hiace window van and panel van include dual SRS airbags and 3-point seatbelts for all 10 occupants in the window van. Reverse sensors are also standard, and the body structure is GOA (Global Outstanding Assessment) certified.…

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Limited edition BMW 520d Sport launched

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KUALA LUMPUR: The new BMW 520d Sport was launched recently at the BMW Malaysian Open 2015. Only 50 units are offered from April 1st and is priced (on the road, without insurance, with BMW Service + Repair Inclusive) at RM354,800. “Outstanding, premium efficiency with ultimate driving dynamic is undoubtedly a specialty of the BMW 5 Series. With the introduction of the new BMW 520d Sport, we are confident that this premium sedan will continue its lead in its segment,” said BMW Group Malaysia managing director and CEO Alan Harris at Malaysia’s most prestigious professional tennis event. The limited edition 520d…

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Volswagen expands service offerings

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PETALING JAYA: Volkswagen Malaysia announced that Goh Brothers Motor SdnBhd has upgraded its service centre in Langkawi to a 3S (Sales, Service and Spare Parts) facility. Goh Brothers Motor SdnBhd (Volkswagen Langkawi) yesterday launched its new and upgraded 3S facility in the presence of Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir, the Chief Minister of Kedah. Operated and wholly owned by Goh Brothers Motor Sdn Bhd, the upgrade stems from the dealer’s core pursuit to strive for excellence in professional customer service. The new 3S dealership,located in Pusat Bandar Kuah, will provide customers with exceptional mobility solutions from Volkswagen Malaysia’s product portfolio, alongside…

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Renault Kadjar captivates Geneva auto show

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GENEVA: The all-new Renault Kadjar – which makes its public debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show – is set to take the world of mid-sized crossovers by storm. The Kadjar, which is the Renault Captur’s big brother, is the French automaker’s first C-segment crossover. Available with either four- or two-wheel-drive transmission, the Renault Kadjar delivers easy manoeuvrability in town thanks to its compact footprint (4.45 metres long x 1.84 metres wide). For Europe and other markets, the Kadjar will be manufactured in Palencia, Spain. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n6rBVMYOusc It will also be the first Renault vehicle to be manufactured in China, at…

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Koenigsegg debuts Regera megacar in Geneva

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GENEVA: The Regera was created as a luxury Megacar alternative to Koenigsegg’s traditional extreme lightweight race-like road cars. Regera is Swedish for “to Reign”. The Regera utilizes an EV (Electric Vehicle)’s plug in feature, and has a drysumped twin turbo DOHC 5.0-litre V8 engine. Its combined output is over 1,500hp and over 2,000Nm of torque, and it can hit 0 to 400km/h in less than 20 seconds. Koenigsegg says the Regera is the first fully robotised car. As the Regera features functions such as; active front and rear wings, chassis control and lifting system – the pumps and accumulators were…

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Aston Martin DBX concept at Geneva

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GENEVA: Aston Martin challenges the nature of luxury GT travel in the 21st Century with the debut at the 85th Geneva International Motor Show of the innovative DBX Concept. Created to defy conventional thinking about the luxury GT segment, the DBX Concept widens the appeal of the iconic British luxury brand. Unveiling the concept, Aston Martin CEO Dr Andy Palmer said: “The DBX Concept is a challenge to the existing status quo in the high luxury GT segment. It envisages a world, perhaps a world not too far away, when luxury GT travel is not only stylish and luxurious but…

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Nissan debuts 7 seat e-NV200 in Geneva

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GENEVA: Nissan’s presence at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show highlights the brand’s leadership in two key areas of the market – electric vehicles and crossovers. Having already established itself as a sector pioneer with the LEAF, Nissan is extending its zero emissions line-up with the world premiere of the new e-NV200 Evalia – a seven-seat variant of the successful e-NV200. Designed and engineered to meet the growing demand for larger electric vehicles with the ability to carry seven passengers, the e-NV200 Evalia is another example of Nissan setting the benchmark in a sector that is set to expand significantly. Equipped…

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