Tuesday, May 17, 2022

cars

Tesla recalls nearly 54,000 vehicles that may disobey stop signs

The recall covers some 2016-2022 Model S and Model X, 2017-2022 Model 3, and 2020-2022 Model Y vehicles.

Vehicles damaged in Serdang as ground beneath cliff gives way

A drain in the vicinity burst due to rain, causing five cars to sink several metres as the ground beneath them gave way.

Tesla recalls almost half a million electric cars over safety issues

The model years affected in the recall range from 2014 to 2021, and the total number of recalled vehicles is almost equivalent to the half a million vehicles Tesla delivered last year.

Experts tell who benefits from govt’s electric vehicle incentives

The incentives laid out in Budget 2022 will not bring the price of electric vehicles low enough to make them an affordable option.

Europe car sales sink on chip shortage

The global auto industry has been severely affected by a lack of chips that are key components for vehicles, forcing several major brands to temporarily shut down production at factories.

Back street car mechanics just scraping by as drivers take the high road

As comfortable authorised service centres get the business, traditional repair shops are barely surviving on their loyal, older customers.

One vehicle stolen every 75 minutes in Malaysia, study shows

The Vehicle Theft Reduction Council of Malaysia says 20 vehicles were stolen each day in 2020.

German auto giant Volkswagen sets up massive parts hub in Johor

The automaker says the selection of Malaysia suits its plans to expand Volkswagen's foothold in Asia-Pacific.

UK to ban petrol, diesel cars from 2030 in green ‘revolution’

The 2030 ban on petrol and diesel cars and vans follows what Downing Street calls 'extensive consultation with car manufacturers and sellers'.

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