Honda Civic gets some changes for 2013 in the US

Making its debut at the ongoing Los Angeles Auto Show is the 2013 model year Honda Civic, which gains some considerable revisions in an attempt to address criticism surrounding this year’s model. What do Stateside buyers get for a US$160 (RM486) increase across the range? The sedan gets styling changes both inside and outside, including a […]

Proton Preve set to be launched in Thailand this week

The Proton Preve is fulfilling its global car brief market by market, and after launching in Australia in October (click here for our report from Sydney), the C-segment sedan is heading to Thailand, where it will be officially unveiled at the annual Thai Motor Expo this week, according to Bangkok Post. Platform partner Exora MPV […]

Made-in-India Dacia Duster coming to Malaysia?

Renault India has announced that it will begin exporting the Dacia Duster (branded as Renault Duster there) to the UK from January 2013. Marc Nassif, MD of Renault India, says that besides the UK, all right-hand-drive countries are potential export markets. Malaysia was mentioned. “We are currently looking at Western Africa, South Africa, Malaysia and […]

Honda Jazz Hybrid CKD launched, first hybrid to be assembled in Malaysia – RM89,900

We’re back from Honda Malaysia’s Pegoh facility in Alor Gajah, where the CKD Honda Jazz Hybrid received its launch this morning. In attendance was Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry (MITI) Datuk Mukhriz Tun Mahathir. The first hybrid to be assembled in Malaysia wears a price tag of RM89,900 (OTR with insurance), a reduction of […]