The last time we heard about a Malaysian company developing a ‘flying car’ was a year ago when a ‘prototype’ took over at a facility near the old Subang airport. However, after that things went quiet with the project and its champion, the Entrepreneur Development Minister, also left the position to become a minister in…

With electric vehicles going to take over in coming years, will some segments disappear? Will the rugged 4×4 vehicles and pick-ups slowly fade away? Not likely if we look at what Mercedes-Benz is working on as its electrification program progresses. The company has revealed a prototype which uses a drivable technology platform on the basis…

Like a number of automakers, China’s Dongfeng Motor has a constantly growing range of models and to provide more differentiation, sub-brands are created to cater for specific niches. In July this year, the company launched VOYAH, its new premium brand which is dedicated to EV products. It aims to introduce a new model each year…

Many of today’s electric vehicles (EVs) have a battery pack that can store a considerable amount of energy. The energy is used to power the electric motors that move the vehicle, but the battery packs can also be used as mobile power supply units in areas that have experienced natural disasters. Nissan is exploring such…

Genesis, Hyundai Motor’s premium brand, has a brand new SUV under final stages of development. It has been announced publicly in Korea so that the R&D guys can start running real-world tests on public roads. QR code on camouflage However, the vehicle, designated GV70, is camouflaged as the teaser pictures release show. To use the…