Malaysia’s toll system will see new technology put in place next January, a boothless, gateless setup using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), similar to the Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) gantries in Singapore which will not require any waiting time as cars will not have to slow down to be detected. This follows the switch to fully… Read More


The New Car Assessment Programme for Southeast Asian Countries (Asean NCAP) has introduced a new rating system to assess vehicle safety levels, The new system is a single rating system which consists of three assessments combined to an overall rating – Adult Occupation Protection (AOP), Child Occupant Protection (COP) and Safety Assist Technologies (SATs) with… Read More


Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) today officially opened the doors to its first Volkswagen Automotive Academy in Malaysia in Glenmarie, Shah Alam. The academy spans 14,117 sq ft and is fully equipped with facilities needed to conduct complete sales and aftersales training. It is capable of accommodating up to 150 trainees a day, who will… Read More


Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), sole distributor of Ford in Malaysia, has kicked of Ford Truck Month which offers good savings and deals on the Ford Ranger WildTrak, as well as exciting activities. From now until the October 31, SDAC is offering exclusive RM6,000 in cash rebates and exciting booking gifts – a set of… Read More