Category: Auto Events / News Briefs

Renault’s replica Formula 1 car out on the prowl at showrooms and roadtours

Renault R.S. 16 Formula One model car_1 F1 aficionados and car enthusiasts can catch a lifesize model of the 2016 Renault R.S. 16 Formula One car on display at selected Renault showrooms and roadshow locations between now until 28 August.

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McLaren confirms drivers for Young Driver Program

McLaren 650S GT3 Young driver program McLaren GT has confirmed the full line-up of Factory Drivers, alongside Andrew Watson from the Young Driver Program, that will contest the 2016 Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hrs race in February with Australian-based Tekno Autosport, running as a GT entry for the first time.

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Jaguar Land Rover debuts Special Variants for new Bond flick

Jaguar C-X75 with the Spectre cast, Naomie Harris and David Bautista_2 In conjunction with the release of the new Bond flick, SPECTRE, Jaguar Land Rover is introducing three special variants for the viewing purposes of the public. The variants; the Jaguar C-X75, Range Rover Sport SVR and the iconic Land Rover Defender, were unveiled at the palatial Thurn und Taxis in Frankfurt, Germany.

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Hyundai breaks out Eye popping Concepts at IAA Frankfurt

Hyundai N Vision Concept Hyundai is presenting a host of its latest variants, concepts and technologies at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show. Weeks ago, we brought you a teaser on the Hyundai N sub-brand Concept, supposedly the Korean marque’s high performance debutant, and now the N Concept is realized and set to be the main highlight for Hyundai at Frankfurt. Hyundai is also presenting the 2016 i20 WRC rally car, alongside the new i20 Active, Santa Fe and the Vision G Coupe Concept.

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Mazda KOERU Concept all ready for big Frankfurt Motor Show premiere

Mazda_koeru highlight Previously Mazda had teased the world with an announcement on a Concept KOERU set for debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show, it’s now official that the KOERU Concept, the next-generation Crossover SUV by Mazda is ready to impress the IAA Frankfurt crowd and enthusiasts from around the globe.

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Winners get rewarded courtesy of Toyota Buy & Win contest

Toyota WOW Buy & Win Contest, Leong Yee Yin The recently concluded Toyota WOW Road Tour which ran from May till June has found lucky winners of the concurrently ran Toyota Buy & Win contest. The Buy & Win contest, part of the Toyota WOW Road tour, was opened to buyers of selected variants during the 2-month promo. period.

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BMW Motorrad presents the Navigator Street GPS

BMW Motorrad with GPS Navigator With the new navigator Street, BMW Motorrad is offering riders an inexpensive entry-level navigation system for BMW motorcycles without navigation preparation option. The new navigator Street supplements the existing Motorrad Navigator, which will remain part of the Motorrad’s product range.

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Honda’s Project 2&4 out to woo Frankfurt Motor Show crowd

Honda Project 2&4 Honda’s Project 2&4 was just an idea that came as a result from an in-house competition held for the engineers from its car and motorcycle divisions to design a concept using parts from both segments, and hence the Honda MotoGP RC213V-powered über-kart is born.

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Isuzu Malaysia continues as Main Sponsor of 2015 Borneo Safari

Isuzu D-MAX Monster to join the Borneo Safari Isuzu Malaysia has announced its continued sponsorship for the upcoming Borneo Safari, South East Asia’s most challenging off-road event. This year marks the silver jubilee of the Borneo Safari and also Isuzu Malaysia’s ninth year as major Sponsors. The Borneo Safari is slated to kick off from 25 October till 1 November.

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Kawasaki Versys 650 is picked as bike of choice for Couple’s road trip

Kawasaki Versys 650_3 Taking the popular “Have Bike Will Travel” tagline literally, Malaysian Zainal Baharudin and his South African spouse Celeste Theunissen are slated to embark on another adventure, their third, with the Kawasaki Versys 650 Adventure motorcycle in mid-September.

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