Posts Tagged ‘Automotive’

Luxury carmakers breaking SUV barriers

SUVs claim a record market share at 36.4% last year, up by 2.5% when compared to 2017
by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THE fast growth of the ...

DRB-Hicom returns to profitability on automotive, services income

By MARK RAO / Pic By TMR File
DRB-Hicom Bhd returned to the black for its fourth quarter ended March 31, 2019 (4Q19), as key business segments, except ...

VW plots China push as trouble looms at home

FRANKFURT • A year into his tenure, Volkswagen AG (VW) CEO Herbert Diess is entering critical months as he seeks to expand the carmaker’s sprawling Chinese ...

Mercedes-Benz 1Q sales supported by financing packages and new models, says Raine

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd (MBM) sold 2,944 vehicles in the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19), slightly higher ...

Ong: Embrace new tech in automotive engineering

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Malaysia needs to embrace and adapt to new technologies in the automotive engineering industry, said Deputy ...

Hyundai in JV with Russia’s Yandex for autonomous cars

MOSCOW • A Hyundai Motor Group unit and Russia’s biggest technology company Yandex NV will jointly develop autonomous vehicles based on the South Korean ...

German car industry to invest RM183b in EVs

By BLOOMBERG
MUNICH • Germany’s automotive industry will invest over €40 billion (RM183.34 billion) in electric vehicles (EVs) over the next three ...

DRB-Hicom Bhd returned to the black on services, auto biz

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
DRB-Hicom Bhd returned to the black in the third quarter ended Dec 31, 2018 (3QFY19), posting a net profit of ...

Govt may include ELV under new automotive policy

Project would be led by MARii while the MoT would be working on the vehicle deregistration
By AFIQ AZIZ / Pic By TMR The government may include the ...

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 ...

Major carmakers submit bids for 3rd national car project

MITI is expected to shortlist the proposals for the next stage soon
By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Major auto brands and international ...

Carmakers brace for soft market after bumper tax-free period

OEMs are expected to see a drop in sales post zero-GST due to advance purchases  and exhausted stocks
By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL ...