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Nissan unveils new Leaf electric car

SEOUL • Nissan Motor Co Ltd unveiled a new version of its Leaf electric car after delaying its launch amid the shock arrest of former chairman Carlos ...

Mercedes sold over 13,000 cars in 2018

By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd (MBM) achieved a record performance with a total of 13,079 cars delivered ...

How to rent a vintage car

DriveShare, Turo and Vinty promise Airbnb-like access to fleets of classic cars. Here’s how they stack up
By BRETT BERK / Pic By BLOOMBERG Vintage cars ...

Perodua to launch Aruz in 2 weeks, its 1st ever SUV

By RAHIMI YUNUS
Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd’s (Perodua) first SUV, which is currently creating some excitement among motoring enthusiasts, is ...

The new Audi A8 makes you feel like a boss, except in the front seat

Audi’s latest, large luxury sedan has a crash-avoidance system that borders on problematic
By HANNAH ELLIOTT The 2019 Audi A8 sedan comes with lots of ...

Ford’s newest models won’t just run on hot air

By CHRIS BRYANT / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Technology investors like company CEOs to sound farsighted and a little quixotic. Gnomic statements are interpreted ...

Porsche’s Tesla-tackling Taycan 
is 2019’s most anticipated debut

The electric Porsche Taycan will be the brand’s most important debut
NEW YORK • The year 2018 was very good for the car industry. According to Cox ...

Carmakers to step up their game as competition heightens

Despite a more conservative outlook, new launches in 2019, particularly in the mass market, are likely to boost volume
By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic ByMUHD ...

There’s one place where VCs chase founders to give them money

Plentiful jobs and stigma of job failure are reasons why the Japanese aren’t starting companies
TOKYO • Yusuke Muranaka is ready to bet millions of ...

The Bugatti Divo may be US$5.8m, but you can still drive it

How the team behind ‘CSR Racing 2’ builds digital versions of today’s most coveted cars
By BRETT BERK Before this year, supercar manufacturer Bugatti ...

X70 could reverse Proton’s fortune, says Dr Mahathir

He hopes Proton will be able to learn from Geely to design, manufacture and market on its own
By P PREM KUMAR / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS The new Proton ...

Peril and unexpected pleasure driving a RM334,400 3-wheeler

Niche vehicles from Morgan, Vanderhall and Polaris have a lot to offer if you’re looking for a thrill
NEW YORK • No one needs a three-wheeled vehicle. ...