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Lukewarm response to electric vehicles in the US
Wednesday, August 07, 2013 8:21 PM

Lukewarm response to electric vehicles in the US

MICHIGAN: The slow uptake of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) and plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) by consumers are expected to continue until 2020.

Motorcycle-care business blooms
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 4:18 PM

Motorcycle-care business blooms

Caring for high-performance bikes is easier, thanks to two Klang Valley companies.

Don't mess with The Beast
Thursday, August 01, 2013 11:48 PM

Don't mess with The Beast

Mention the name ‘The Beast’ and it conjures up images of the famous Cadillac One and its tank-like features ... either that or a character from the X-men!

Crystal-clear direction
Thursday, August 01, 2013 6:00 AM

Crystal-clear direction

She’s got a good head on her shoulders and a figure to go along with it. Meet student and model Crystal Loh whose smile is warm enough to melt the polar ice caps.

Car-hacking researchers hope to wake up auto industry
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 5:19 PM

Car-hacking researchers hope to wake up auto industry

Computer geeks already knew it was possible to hack into a car's computerised systems and potentially alter some electronic control functions.

Dicey driving
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 4:45 PM

Dicey driving

Many motorists are somewhat fearful when driving next to heavy vehicles, especially since there have been many reports of gruesome accidents involving the latter.

Finishing touches - An inside job
Monday, July 29, 2013 11:59 PM

Finishing touches - An inside job

The interior cabin of modern day cars are now fitted with a variety of aesthetically-enhancing trim inserts.

BMW's i3 hatchback is mark of electric car confidence
Monday, July 29, 2013 4:02 PM

BMW's i3 hatchback is mark of electric car confidence

Costly gamble or in tune with the public mood?  BMW is set to launch its first all-electric car, hoping to stir demand for a pricey luxury model just as some other makers hit hurdles in selling electric propulsion.

Michelle's got game
Thursday, July 25, 2013 6:56 PM

Michelle's got game

She’s a footie fan, hosts a football show and knows a thing or three about cars, too. Meet Michelle Lee, the girl of your dreams. 

Ecclestone: Indispensable F1 supremo
Friday, July 19, 2013 6:00 AM

Ecclestone: Indispensable F1 supremo

Bernie Ecclestone started out as a simple second-hand car salesman and went on to transform Formula One motor-racing into one of the most profitable sports in the world.

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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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