LOS ANGELES: Honda and BMW now make up a team of eight carmakers who are working closely with 15 other utilities to standardise V2G (Vehicle-to-Grid) communications.
SYDNEY: Timberwolf the koala was lucky to be alive Monday after surviving a terrifying 88-kilometre ride down a busy Australian freeway clinging to the bottom of a car.
NEW YORK: The Range Rover Sport SVR, due out in 2015, has managed to lap the infamous Nordschleife circuit at the Nürburgring in Germany in 8 minutes 14 seconds.
PETALING JAYA: Sales of commercial vehicles are expected to improve in the second half of 2014 despite a minor slowdown in the first six months of the year.
MILAN: Although it's not due for release any time soon, the Pirelli calendar is making headlines this week following Vanity Fair Italia's revelation of new details.
PARIS: Europe's biggest tyre-maker, Michelin, on Tuesday confirmed its full-year outlook after a jump in earnings in the first half helped by lower raw material costs.
KLANG: Almost every day since The Star’s Win with Words started on June 23, Kenny Tan has been depositing a minimum of RM1,000 into his Hong Leong Bank accounts to collect points for the contest.
SHAH ALAM: Naza Euro Motors Sdn Bhd will soon be launching more of Citroen’s C-range cars in the country.
WASHINGTON: A bankruptcy court has approved the sale of one-time star electric carmaker Fisker Automotive to the Chinese auto parts group Wanxiang, the US firm said Monday.
BUDAPEST: The struggling Caterham Formula One team faces possible legal action from a group of around 40 former staff who were axed by a new management team following this month's takeover.
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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