Fri, 05 Oct 2018 12:43
Toyota announces new recall of 2.4 million hybrid cars
Japanese car giant Toyota said Friday it is recalling more than 2.4 million hybrid cars over a fault that could cause crashes, just a month after an another recall affecting hybrids.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
Love cars? Book a room at ‘the Garage’
The MeStyle Garage Hotel Bangkok, the newest funky boutique hotel, is taking guests on a fun and offbeat journey to experience a new dimension in design – garage funky – inspired by its founder’s passion for cars.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 08:34
Child abuse leaves 'molecular scars' on victims: study
Children subjected to abuse may carry the physical hallmark of that trauma in their cells, scientists said Tuesday, in research that could help criminal investigations probing historic mistreatment.
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 14:41
Tornado batters area near Canadian capital Ottawa
A tornado sparked chaos near the Canadian capital Ottawa on Friday, injuring dozens as homes were damaged, cars flipped over, and over 130,000 people left without power, local media said.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:10
Emmys open with politics on the mind
The 70th Emmy Awards, television's equivalent of the Oscars, opened Monday with an edgy flurry of jokes about diversity in Hollywood, Donald Trump, race and the pervasive issue of sexual harassment in the entertainment industry.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Powering China’s electric vehicles
China is well on the way to becoming the electric vehicle (EV) leader in a hyper-competitive market, after it announced plans last year to phase out production and sales of fossil fuel cars.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:12
Volkswagen to end production of iconic Beetle cars in 2019
Volkswagen will end production of its iconic "Beetle" cars in 2019. Announcing the decision, the company said it would stop production of the curvy-topped sedans after adding a pair of final editions.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Re-opened Iraqi railway a lifeline to progress
The newly revived railway between Baghdad and Fallujah snakes across the western Iraqi desert, through a landscape of burned-out tanks, abandoned cars and collapsed buildings.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 08:43
Jakarta hikes import duties to ease pressure on rupiah
Indonesia raised taxes on around 1,140 types of goods - from electronics to luxury cars - yesterday in a bid to curb fast-surging imports and avert a further drop of its currency value amid rising external pressure.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 10:02
Cars, motorcycles hit trouble after truck spews mud slick across Bangkok road
In scenes resembling a demolition derby, eight cars and seven motorcycles crashed to a halt after running into mud spilled across the road by a six-wheel truck in Bangkok's Bang Khen district early on Wednesday.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 15:37
EU ready to retaliate if US imposes car tariffs: Juncker
European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker warned Friday the EU would hit back with tariffs of its own if Donald Trump made good on threats to slap duties on foreign cars, as an EU-US trade truce wobbled.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:38
SiamCarDeal expands to Myanmar
Following its success in Thailand, SiamCarDeal, Thailand’s leading and fastest-growing online new car platform, has expanded to Myanmar, signing a long-term contract with Cycle & Carriage, Myanmar’s leading cars and trucks distributor.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 22:15
Supercars and yachts on sale on Sukhumvit
The Master Group Corporation Co Ltd (MGC) is staging the MGC-ASIA Zuper Car and Yacht Fest from August 30-September 2 at A-Square Sukhumvit 24.
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Wed, 22 Aug 2018 12:07
Body of evidence: Rohingya scars testify to Myanmar crackdown
Rohingya refugee Mohammad Sikander felt a flash of pain as a bullet -- fired by a Myanmar soldier -- tore into his shoulder.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:26
Asian Games: No-car, no-smoking zone at Jakabaring Sport City
Jakabaring Sport City (JSC) Palembang has become a no-go area for cars. Instead, the organizers have provided shuttle buses and non-fossil fuel vehicles such as golf carts.