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February 5, 2018 4:54 AM Nissan to pump US$9.5b into China business, eyes top three spot

A Venucia T90 from Dongfeng Nissan is shown at China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition in Guangzhou, China November 18, 2016. — Reuters picBEIJING, Feb 5 — Nissan Motor Co plans to invest 60 billion yuan (US$9.5 billion or RM37 billion) in China over the next five years with its joint-venture partner as it seeks to become a top three automaker 25

January 18, 2018 2:54 PM BMW aims to strengthen presence in premium hybrid vehicle mart

BMW looks forward to increasing its portfolio of premium plug-in hybrids — ReutersKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18 — BMW Group Malaysia aims to strengthen its presence in the premium hybrid vehicle market with the launch of the plug-in version – BMW 530e iPerformance. The vehicles, known as iPerformance models, combined BMW standard combustion engines with electric 36

January 9, 2018 2:38 AM Kia unveils plan for 16 new electric or hybrid vehicles by 2025

Kia also said yesterday it plans to begin pilot testing fully self-driving cars in select urban areas by 2021. — Reuters picSEOUL, Jan 9 — Kia Motors Corp is the latest automaker to get amped up about electrification, pledging to roll out 16 new advanced powertrain vehicles by 2025 as it looks to further expand its line-up beyond gasoline. The carmaker 47

December 13, 2017 9:05 AM Toyota and Panasonic eye joint development of new EV batteries

TOKYO: Japan's Panasonic and Toyota said on Wednesday (Dec 13) they will consider jointly developing batteries for electric vehicles. The move could help Panasonic extend its lead as the world's largest automotive lithium-ion battery manufacturer. The announcement builds on an existing agreement under which Panasonic manufactures batteries for Toyota's 18

October 17, 2017 11:09 AM Volvo unveils first Polestar model in China green car push

A Volvo hybrid car is seen connected to a charging point in London September 1, 2017. ― Reuters picTOKYO, Oct 17 ― Volvo Cars and its Chinese parent unveiled their first Polestar model and plans to invest 5 billion yuan (RM3.2 billion) in the electric vehicle brand, gearing up for intense competition to sell green cars in the world’s biggest auto market 34

October 2, 2017 4:35 PM Ford creates team to ramp up electric vehicle development

REUTERS - Ford Motor Co has formed a team to accelerate global development of electric vehicles, whose mission will be to “think big” and “make quicker decisions,” an executive of the company said on Monday. One aim of Ford's "Team Edison" is to identify and develop electric-vehicle partnerships with other companies, including suppliers, in some markets 6

September 19, 2017 6:27 AM Toyota president says will continue to make variety of vehicle types

TOKYO: Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda on Tuesday said his company would continue to make a variety of vehicle types available to customers, even as tighter global regulations are prompting automakers to develop more electric vehicles. "EVs (electric vehicles) are in focus at the moment but customers and the market will ultimately decide which 10

July 24, 2017 5:09 AM GALLERY: 2017 Honda City Hybrid in Malaysia, RM89k

Announced by Honda Malaysia (HM) last week, here’s the new 2017 Honda City Hybrid in the metal. The sedan sister to the Honda Jazz Hybrid will only reach dealerships by mid August – this is a media preview at HM’s Hari Raya open house. Malaysia is the only market outside of Japan to introduce the Jazz Hybrid, and it’s the same with this City Hybrid 35

June 18, 2017 2:21 AM Toyota on course for victory at Le Mans

LE MANS, France: Toyota were on course for a maiden Le Mans 24 Hour Race win as night fell Saturday with Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway and Stephane Sarrazin holding a comfortable lead. They led by 42.807 seconds after eight hours of the iconic endurance race with the Porsche of defending champion Neel Jani, sharing the driving duties with Andre Lotterer 9

April 6, 2017 6:59 AM Ford to launch plug-in car in China next year, electrify most by 2025

A woman has a drink as she walks past a logo of carmaker Ford at the entrance to a media event for the launch of a concept car in Sydney August 13, 2013. — Reuters picBEIJING, April 6 — Ford Motor Co said it would launch a plug-in hybrid car in China in 2018 and a fully electric sport-utility vehicle in the next five years, as it works toward electrifying 51