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Britain's car industry may inspire more balanced economic recovery
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 10:03 PM

Britain's car industry may inspire more balanced economic recovery

A bumper year for Britain's car industry offers some hope the economy will start to grow in a more sustainable way, with a better balance between investment and spending.

AP policy in doubt
Saturday, January 25, 2014 5:46 PM

AP policy in doubt

More questions than answers have cropped up following the recent National Automotive Policy (NAP) announcement, now that the abolishment of the Approved Permits (APs) seems to have been put on the backburner pending an in-depth study after Chinese New Year.

Digesting the new auto policy
Saturday, January 25, 2014 5:17 PM

Digesting the new auto policy

The biggest impact of NAP 2014 has been the overall liberalisation of the industry. After belabouring 18 months to draft it, the Government hopes that the new roadmap will help enliven the auto industry even more.

Protect your screen
Friday, January 24, 2014 5:05 PM

Protect your screen

Here’s what you need to know about protective windshield laminates.

TV for Tiffany
Thursday, January 23, 2014 5:49 PM

TV for Tiffany

She’s a student and a model. Tiffany Tan’s dream is to be a television host, and she is getting there one step at a time.

Flying car spreads its wings in Slovakia
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 10:06 PM

Flying car spreads its wings in Slovakia

Mankind's primordial dream of flight is taking off with a new twist as a Slovak prototype of a flying car spreads its wings.

Car use levelling off across developed world, say experts
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 11:19 PM

Car use levelling off across developed world, say experts

Car use appears to have levelled off and even started falling in many of the world's advanced economies long before the global downturn in 2008, according to transport experts.

Ford's 'quality' push comes at busy time for automaker
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 6:10 PM

Ford's 'quality' push comes at busy time for automaker

Ford Motor Co is betting that the tight bond between two of its senior executives can help the automaker prevent quality missteps from derailing its busiest-ever year for launching new vehicles.

Fiat's Marchionne: saviour of Fiat and Chrysler
Thursday, January 16, 2014 5:42 PM

Fiat's Marchionne: saviour of Fiat and Chrysler

Brash Fiat chief Sergio Marchionne was welcomed as a hero at the Detroit Auto Show this week after completing the takeover of US automaker Chrysler.

Here's Doreen!
Thursday, January 16, 2014 5:36 PM

Here's Doreen!

Freelance model Doreen Ang Ai Lin is cute, petite and isn’t just your typical run-off the mill aspiring model.

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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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