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NAP: Hybrid segment shaken and stirred
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 5:27 PM

NAP: Hybrid segment shaken and stirred

The local hybrid vehicle sector is undergoing a shake-up following the changes brought about by the new tax incentive system under the National Automotive Policy (NAP).

Aston Martin recall highlights risk of China parts supply
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 5:04 PM

Aston Martin recall highlights risk of China parts supply

Aston Martin's sweeping recall of its highend sports cars last week raises larger questions about the risk to global automakers of sourcing key parts thousands of miles away in China without implementing adequate quality control measures.

Sun rises in the East-ar
Monday, February 10, 2014 6:22 PM

Sun rises in the East-ar

Don’t sneer. Chinese cars are gaining a foothold in the global market.

Shift to green
Thursday, February 06, 2014 8:06 PM

Shift to green

All signs point to mobility that is kinder on the environment while shifting away from a fossil fuel addiction.

Play on, Janice
Thursday, February 06, 2014 5:38 PM

Play on, Janice

Music has been Janice Yap’s guiding light which has led her to where she is now - a radio deejay who plays music for the masses.

Global automakers scour India's backroads in search of dream market
Monday, February 03, 2014 7:16 PM

Global automakers scour India's backroads in search of dream market

For global automakers, the dusty backroads of rural India could be the new El Dorado.

Small is the new big on Japan's roads
Monday, February 03, 2014 5:45 PM

Small is the new big on Japan's roads

The Star columnist, Sarah Mori, marvels at Japan's 'kei' cars in her latest article.

Tata Motors readies for India show amid turmoil over chief's death
Sunday, February 02, 2014 9:21 PM

Tata Motors readies for India show amid turmoil over chief's death

Tata Motors is launching two models this week for India's Auto Expo but the sudden death of its operations chief has left the vehicle giant in turmoil as it struggles to rebuild its fortunes.

US auto union close to big win, thanks to VW
Sunday, February 02, 2014 5:14 PM

US auto union close to big win, thanks to VW

American labour leaders are closing in on a decades-long goal of organising a factory run by a foreign automaker, thanks to a bridgehead opened up at Germany's Volkswagen.

Venice on my mind
Thursday, January 30, 2014 5:04 PM

Venice on my mind

Penang-born Venice Min’s career is on course for the stars. She’s one of the hottest women around and soon, you will be able to watch her on the big screen.

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About TOC

The modern car is one of the most sophisticated machines ever created. Dozens of control systems and computer processors work together to ensure it works seamlessly and effectively day in and day out.

But machines do break down occasionally. The technical team of The Otomotif College (TOC) is here to offer advice and help troubleshoot car problems

The team of seven trainers, led by Allan Cabiles (pic), has collectively 30 years of experience in a wide range of car makes. The TOC Team prides itself on keeping pace with the ever-evolving automotive industry. Its trainers undergo training sessions with a network of 800 industry partners across the country.

With such an extensive body of knowledge, think of the TOC Team as your go-to automotive experts.

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