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China auto sales fall again in ‘Golden September’ as turnaround hopes fade

by REUTERS/ pic by REUTERS
BEIJING/SHANGHAI – Auto sales in China fell for a 15th consecutive month in September, data from the country’s ...

Nissan picks new CEO to lead recovery from Ghosn scandal

by BLOOMBERG
TOKYO • Nissan Motor Co Ltd named the head of its China joint venture (JV) as CEO, as the Japanese carmaker looks to heal divisions caused ...

Volvo, Geely to merge combustion engine operations

by REUTERS/ pic by REUTERS
FRANKFURT  – Volvo Cars will merge its engine development and manufacturing assets with those of parent Geely, ...
Honda

Honda Malaysia recalls 23,476 cars for Takata airbag inflator replacements

by BERNAMA/ pic by BLOOMBERG
Honda Malaysia is recalling 23,476 Honda vehicles that were recalled earlier to replace the Takata front airbag inflators. ...

Proton’s sales for Jan-Sept 2019 exceeds 2018’s total

by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by ARIF KARTONO
PROTON Holdings Bhd’s sales for the first nine months of this year stood at 70,330 units including exports, ...

Indian Motorcycle taps into 100-year roots with Japan relaunch

By BLOOMBERG / Pic By BLOOMBERG
TOKYO • A century ago, Indian Motorcycle Ltd was the brand of choice for Japan’s police. They were called “aka-bai” — ...

BMW introduces new X3 with M Sport package

The new locally assembled X3 with M Sport package is limited to only 120 units nationwide
By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By bmw.com.my BMW Malaysia Sdn Bhd ...

Malaysia’s 1st EV to roll out in 1Q21

The EV project, along with 2 other projects consulted by MIER, is expected to be launched in mid-October, says chairman
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH/ pic by ...

Proton 1 Tank Adventure takes a scenic journey to Mount Kinabalu

The route allows participants to enjoy truly stunning landscapes and delivers a strong message about Proton cars’ performance
By TMR THE Proton 1 Tank ...

Will electric cars create shocking losses or supercharge profits?

by JAMES GAUTREY/ pic by BLOOMBERG
THE auto industry is unloved. Investors worry that profits have peaked, given a sustained period of oversupply and ...

Proton to break even this year, profitable in 2020

Company envisions to be in the top 3 car manufacturers in Asean
by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL PROTON Holdings Bhd is on track to break even ...

Car sales expected to rebound in 4Q

Final quarter will likely record the highest sales due to year-end promotions
by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by TMR FILE  CAR sales in Malaysia are ...