Defending the indefensible

Picked up a Volkswagen Passat for test a few weeks ago. Not the new B8, but the still-on-sale B7. Mostly, I was curious to...

Is the new Civic a ‘game changer’?

If you’ve somehow just woken up from a six-month hibernation, Honda Malaysia has been busy readying itself for the launch of the tenth generation...

BMW Malaysia & PHEV: Fortune favours the bold?

Volvo to start phasing out ICE models in 2019, BMW is already halfway there in Malaysia.

Audi Malaysia and Facebook diplomacy

The intense yet delicate undertaking of managing Audi Malaysia's Facebook page.

Car prices: Brace for impact

Despite the country being shrouded in haze, the vibes sent out by the big three Japanese brands are clear: car prices are going up....

When hype and reality collide

My review of the Porsche Macan was nearly a year ago. You can sense the reservations I felt at the time towards the Porsche. It...

Culture maketh the brand

Does your car’s country of origin matter? There’s a direct relationship between national car brands and what people think of a country and vice-versa,...

The why and what of Countersteer

If you love driving, you’d remember the day when you earned your license. In my case, it wasn't a special day by any stretch of the imagination. I...

Signs of life at Proton

Any event that ends with Bill Withers’ Lovely Day can’t be all bad. Proton launches fourth model in five months.

What would it take to kick-start Volkswagen again

Mindsets have to change if Volkswagen is to shine once more in Malaysia.

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