BEIJING: China's new leadership is seeking to dismantle a system of privilege which has allowed the drivers of military vehicles to do as they please on the roads.
DETROIT: Ford is teaming up with Shinola, a Detroit-based luxury goods manufacturer, to celebrate 50 years of the Ford Mustang with the release of a premium 46-millimeter wristwatch with Swiss movements.
KUALA LUMPUR: Allianz General Insurance Co (M) Bhd will offer replacement cars for customers who are involved in an accident or fall victim to theft.
KUALA LUMPUR: Nissan distributor Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) will organise a threee-day 4x4 adventure event, 'The Nissan Jurassix Park 2013' in Miri from May 24 to May 26 to showcase the capabilities of Nissan's 4x4 line-up.
NEW YORK: US power company NRG Energy Inc said on Friday a technology it developed with the University of Delaware has sold power from electric vehicles to the power grid for the first time.
DETROIT: Tesla Motors Inc, the 10-year-old US automaker led by billionaire Elon Musk, unveiled a service program on Friday meant to quell fears about buying and maintaining an electric car and boost sales of the Model S sedan in the long run.
FRANKFURT: German carmaker Opel, the loss-making arm of US auto giant General Motors, said Friday it will phase out not only auto production at its site in Bochum, western Germany, as previously announced, but other activities as well.
VIENNA: Volkswagen sees high-performance diesel engine and 10-speed dual clutch gearbox as promising developments for the future.
PARIS: Renault said today its Japanese partner Nissan would make its next generation subcompact Micra model at a factory in France, just a month after reaching a wage and working hours deal with French employees.
SEOUL: Hyundai has been forced to apologise for an advertisement that sought to promote the zero carbon emissions of one of its cars by featuring a man failing to commit suicide using a hose attached to the exhaust.
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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