► A digital preview of CAR magazine► Take a guided tour of our latest issue► On sale now – in print, tablet and iPhone, too! The new March 2018 issue of CAR magazine is on sale now – and it’s available digitally on your smartphone or tablet – as well as in print. The digital edition of the UK’s smartest motoring magazine is now optimised for smartphones such as the iPhone, as well as the Apple iPad and other tablets, too. And that means you’ll be able to get exclusive, optimised content delivered to your device, every month. To subscribe to CAR, the world’s smartest motoring magazine, on digital or print or even both with our fantastic Great Magazines bundles, pick from the links below.Off-road icons reborn! New wrangler and G-classDan gurney RIP: more than just a great racing driverNew Mercedes A-class revealed: Merc hatch updatedSpied! M8 convertible, Range Rover EvoqueThe world's top ten car … [Read more...] about New March 2018 issue of CAR magazine out now!
New years 2018
Add some French flair to your Chinese New Year celebration this year with Naza, where attractive deals await you when you purchase Citroën and DS models. For starters, how does an ang pow worth RM41,000 sound?That is what you’ll get when you opt for the Citroën Grand C4 Picasso, a seven-seat MPV packed with premium European features for only RM138,888. If you need less seats for the family reunion trip, there’s the C4 Picasso at just RM111,888, after taking into account the accompanying RM13,000 ang pow.For those who desire more luxury, consider the new DS5, which boasts updated styling and a revised equipment list. The premium saloon wears a price tag of RM198,888, and you’ll even receive an ang pow worth RM10,000.This offer is valid from now until February 28, 2018, so you’ll want to hurry. To get up close with these award-winning models, the Queenbay Mall in Penang is where you’ll want to be this weekend (January 25-28), where a special … [Read more...] about AD: Enjoy a prosperous Chinese New Year with Citroën and DS – worth up to RM41,000
It's more resolutions per minute as the new year kicks in. Today – January 1 – is the first day of 2018, which marks a time of new resolutions for many. At a time when vehicle and component manufacturers are taking to new materials, technologies and processes to lightweight vehicles to s-t-r-e-t-c-h every litre of fuel to the maximum, motorists still tanking up on fossil fuel can also their bit to conserve petrol and diesel. Or shift gear to electrified vehicles. All in a bid to stave off pollution and save Planet Earth.As the Worldwatch Institute says, it's the last call for a healtheir planet – and it's the only one we have.The cost of fossil-fueled motoring, is going only one way – up. While we can’t do anything about the price of fuel, we can offer you a few pointers on how to increase your car's fuel economy. Follow these 10 handy tips to improve efficiency and get the best kilometres per litre from your car. Tip 1: … [Read more...] about New Year RPM: Saving Planet Earth
It's more resolutions per minute as the new year kicks in. Today – January 1 – is the first day of 2018, which marks a time of new resolutions for many. At a time when vehicle and component manufacturers are taking to new materials, technologies and processes to lightweight vehicles to s-t-r-e-t-c-h every litre of fuel to the maximum, motorists still tanking up on fossil fuel can also their bit to conserve petrol and diesel. Or shift gear to electrified vehicles. The cost of fossil-fueled motoring, unfortunately, is going only one way – up. While we can’t do anything about the price of fuel, we can offer you a few pointers on how to increase your car's fuel economy. Follow these 10 handy tips to improve efficiency and get the best kilometres per litre from your car.Tip 1: Remove weightRemove excess weight. Take unnecessary bulky items out of the car, such as that golf bag you carry for the weekend and forget to take out for the … [Read more...] about New Year RPM: 10 top tips to improve fuel efficiency
Click to enlarge.In conjunction with new year’s eve 2018 celebrations, Prasarana has announced that operating hours for the Light Rail Transit (LRT), Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), KL Monorail, Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and RapidKL bus services to a number of destinations will be extended until 2 am on Monday, January 1.Services on the LRT Ampang and Sri Petaling lines from Masjid Jamek and Bandaraya stations will end at 2 am. On the LRT Kelana Jaya line, services from KLCC and Masjid Jamek stations will run until 2 am, while that from Pasar Seni, Ampang Park and USJ 7 stations will end at 1 am. Monorail operations at Bukit Bintang station will run up to 1 am, while MRT rail services on the SBK Line will end at 1 am at the Bukit Bintang, Mutiara Damansara and Pasar Seni stations. As for the BRT Sunway Line, the last bus services from the Sunway Lagoon and Sunway-Setia Jaya stations are at 2 am, and for Mentari, SunMed, SunU-Monash, South Quay-USJ 1 and USJ 7 stations, these will be 1 … [Read more...] about Prasarana to extend MRT, LRT, KL Monorail, BRT and RapidKL operating hours for new year’s eve 2018
In conjunction with New Year’s Day, which isn’t too far away now, motorists who use the Maju Expressway (MEX) on January 1, 2018 will get to enjoy a 10% discount on toll rates. The discount is applicable for all vehicle classes (Class 1 to Class 5) using the highway from 12.01am to 11.59pm on the day. According to a statement from the highway concessionaire, it anticipates more than 108,000 vehicles will enjoy the discount.Currently, Class 1 vehicles (with two axles and three or four wheels excluding taxis) are charged RM2 at the Salak Selatan toll plaza, RM2.20 at the Seri Kembangan toll plaza and RM3.50 at the Putrajaya Utama toll plaza. … [Read more...] about MEX offers 10% toll rate discount on New Year’s Day
The Christmas and New Year holidays are almost upon us, and once again PLUS Malaysia has announced that it will be temporarily closing Touch ‘n Go reload lanes at the toll plazas of all of its highways, in a bid to reduce congestion during the festive season.A total of 134 reload lanes will be closed to the public from December 22, 2017 to January 2, 2018, although those at the Bukit Kayu Hitam and Bangunan Sultan Iskandar (checkpoints to Thailand and Singapore respectively) are not included in the closure and will continue to function as normal.“On average, a top-up process can take up to three minutes per vehicle,” said chief operating officer Zakaria Ahmad Zabidi. “As such, the temporary closure is crucial to prevent long queues at toll plazas during the festive season.”The highway concessionaire advised all users to ensure they have sufficient balance in their Touch ‘n Go or PLUSMiles cards before they enter the highway, adding that top-ups are … [Read more...] about PLUS closing Touch ‘n Go reload lanes for Christmas, New Year holidays, from December 22 to January 2
It’s here! The 2019 Jeep Cherokee shows off a new upscale design and will offer more fuel-efficient powertrain options for the New Year. Jeep’s mid-sized SUV is set to bow at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show next month.The latest version seems to borrow a few styling cues from the sleek Jeep Yuntu Concept—minus the exploratory drone—we saw earlier this year at the Shanghai auto show.Its biggest update we can see is up front where the Cherokee’s split headlights are larger and line up closer to the grille and hood lines. Around back the bumper and skid plate get some minor tweaking too.Jeep is tight lipped about spilling more details until the Detroit show, but we’ll bet it will still offer a standard 2.4-liter inline-four-cylinder engine that delivers 184 hp and 171 lb-ft of torque. Its V-6 engine option produces 271 hp and 239 lb-ft of torque.Both engines will likely be mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission and available with all-wheel … [Read more...] about 2019 Jeep Cherokee Gets a Fresh Mug for the New Year
The Indian Car of the Year (ICOTY) 2018 was announced at a glitzy and fun-filled award ceremony in Delhi on December 13, 2017. On behalf of the esteemed Jury of ICOTY 2017, Dr. Raghupati Singhania, Chairman & Managing Director, JK Tyre & Industries Limited very kindly handed over the Indian Car of the Year trophy to Y.K. Koo, MD & CEO- Hyundai Motor India Ltd. The Chairman of the ICOTY Jury Bob Rupani, presented to the team of Hyundai, a winners certificate signed by all 'Jury Members' of ICOTY 2018.Speaking at the awards ceremony, Dr. Raghupati Singhania said," The prestigious ICOTY awards have become synonymous with excellence in the Indian automobile industry, honouring cars for over a decade. Every year these coveted awards recognise the best in class efforts in engineering, design, cost-effectiveness, adaptability to local conditions and above all customer satisfaction. As the proud associate of these awards since their inception in 2005, JK Tyre has … [Read more...] about Hyundai Verna wins the ICOTY (Indian Car Of The Year) 2018
Thought 2017 was a busy year for cars? There's a whole raft of exciting new models coming throughout 2018, with entrants into every major segment, and an ever-growing flock of SUVs ready to hit the market. Here is your one-stop shop for keeping up-to-date with what's coming when in the car industry. January 2018 February 2018 March 2018 April 2018 May 2018 Summer 2018 Autumn 2018 Winter 2018 January Alpina D5 S BMW 5-Series-based diesel brings 322bhp to the table, and only two turbos on its 3.0-litre stright six, compared with European cars' three. Ford Fiesta Active The Fiesta has fallen prey to the SUV and crossover trend, with slightly raised ride height, rugged black plastic body cladding. Hyundai i30N Hyundai's first ever hot hatch has arrived, although customer deliveries don't start until January. It's off to a belter of a start, although niggles keep it from the top of the class. Hyundai i30 Fastback The … [Read more...] about New Cars 2018: What’s coming soon?