Following Nissan's established practice of constant development comes the next chapter in the Juke story. Establishing itself as the original stand-out model in the growing small crossover market with premium style and refinement, the new Juke is ready to once again stamp its authority on the segment it created. Already recognized as the design trend-setter, the new Juke benefits from a series of design enhancements, new engines, new equipment and a wide-ranging personalization programme.
Among the changes are a new design at the front and rear with greater emphasis on both premium refinement and sporty design cues; a new downsized 1.2-litre turbocharged engine offering greater performance, economy and lower emissions; a revised 1.6-litre DIG-T engine; improved four-wheel drive with Torque Vectoring System; new alloy wheels; advanced equipment including a new audio system, the latest generation NissanConnect driver-vehicle interface, Nissan Safety Shield, Nissan's Dynamic Control system, plus the option of a new opening glass roof.
At the Geneva Salon, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars unveiled Ghost Series II to the world. The Ghost Series II delivers state-of-the-art technology from Rolls Royce covered in a subtle re-design. It expresses the timeless yet cool, modern luxury that the car's customers demand.
On unveiling Ghost Series II to a packed hall in Geneva’s Palexpo, Chief Executive Officer of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, Torsten Müller-Ötvös said, “The Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II is the ultimate entrepreneur’s business tool. Following the worldwide success of its predecessor, I am confident that this re-designed and updated Rolls-Royce will continue to attract increasing numbers of new customers to the marque, in particular business entrepreneurs seeking an oasis of calm in a frenetic business world.”
The new Subaru WRX STI sports saloon made its European debut at the 84th Geneva Motor Show. A significant range of modifications and enhancements has been made to the body, chassis, interior and packaging of the new STI. Sporting an all new exterior, the body and chassis have been significantly stiffened to improve torsional rigidity, while the latest iteration of Subaru’s Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC) with Active Torque Vectoring allows for maximum control and driver engagement.
The suspension is performance-tuned for a flat but comfortable ride and a great deal of attention has been given to the new hydraulic steering system, which uses a quicker ratio and stiffer steering rack. The interior has changed compared to its predecessor. Soft touch materials are used in key areas, new STI dials and carbon-effect and metal trim are employed for a sporty feel and higher quality ambience and there is a new, smaller-diameter D-shaped steering wheel.
McLaren Singapore officially unveils the latest addition to its range of groundbreaking supercars – the McLaren 650S, a day immediately after the global reveal at the 84th International Geneva Motor Show. With its dramatic yet beautiful styling, the McLaren 650S has also been designed and developed to offer the enthusiast driver a higher dimension in luxury, engagement and excitement.
The 650S badge designation refers to the power output – 650PS (641 bhp), - of the unique British-built McLaren M838T twin turbo V8 engine. ‘S’ stands for ‘Sport’, underlining the focus and developments made to handling, transmission, drivability and engagement. The maximum power figure ensures the best power-to-weight ratio in its class, at 500PS (493 bhp) per tonne.
A Mercedes Benz W124 E class was caught on CCTV cameras charging through Woodlands Checkpoint. The video, which was then leaked onto various social media sites has since gone viral. The driver of the Singapore-registered Mercedes was arrested eventually, thanks to the help of the public as a result of the increased exposure. The 65 year old man was arrested and the car recovered at 8:30pm, almost 4 and a half hours after the incident occurred. A police officer was hurt in the incident.
Shortly after the accident occurred, information of the car was sent to cabs islandwide in a bid to help more effectively track down the car. The driver is being investigated for various offences, such as evasion of custom checks and vandalism.
More buses will mean less squeezing when it comes to the morning and evening rush hours. As part of LTA’s transport masterplan, SBS Transit will deploy more buses to aid in just that, ensuring commuters endure a more comfortable journey to and from work. Not only will current services be bolstered, SBS Transit has decided to roll a whole new bus service, Service 121, to help shuttle residents of the aged Telok Blangah estate to MRT stations in or close to the CBD(in this case, Tiong Bahru and Outram Park MRT stations respectively). The buses deployed on this service will ply the route for the very first time on the 16th of March 2014.
This service not only connects residents to the MRT stations, they pass through several landmarks as well, such as the Singapore General Hospital, Outram Polyclinic, Safra Mount Faber, shopping malls such as Tiong Bahru Plaza, and schools in the vincity, such as Radin Mas Primary School and CHIJ St. Theresa's Convent.
Volkswagen is launching the new Touran in a truly unique fashion. Instead of the usual showroom display, the new Touran will be bringing breakfast for customers at the Volkswagen Centre from across the causeway.
You can expect authentic Ipoh hor fun, Malacca's chicken rice ball as well as KL's famous bak kut teh all laid out in the showroom when you visit.
And just to underline what an amazing feat it is to deliver the food from across the causeway that's still warm, here's the distance figures!
Enjoy launch promotion of $3,000 discount for every booking of the newly launched Honda Odyssey, or early-bird discount of $5,000 for every booking of the 2014 all-new Honda City!
- CEVS Rebate of up to $15,000 on selected models - Free upgrade to guaranteed package for all Honda to Honda trade-in - Hybrid battery extended warranty up to 10 years - Mugen Aero Package available for CR-Z Sport Hybrid - Free illumination package for every CR-V booked - Low interest rate at 1.88% - Leasing option available