Bosch - VOGS Auto Clinic

More to Bosch than just a ‘Conti’ brand

23 Jul 2012
WD45 Which workshops are Bosch certified? can't find it anywhere.
26 Jul 2012
Volkswagen Beetle 1.2 TSI (A)

The iconic Beetle is reincarnated once again, this time with less flower power. Does the Bug still have that appeal? Raymond Lai finds out.

24 Jul 2012
JonathanTan Quote:
"Formerly posted by Anonymous: Love the interior, exterior looks a bit plain without the rear spoiler."


I guess when the VK Beetle Cabrio or 2.0L speedster makes its appearance, it'll be coo...
25 Jul 2012
WD45 The it's back campaign literally focused on the the new Beetle's backside. looks sleeker, more neat in my opinion.
25 Jul 2012
edlaz Every time a "contemporary" Beetle comes up as a topic, I am reminded of the scene from the movie Fight Club. Here is food for thought.

"During rehearsals, Brad Pitt and Edward Norton found out ...
5 Aug 2012
Franky No doubt that volks can make a good beetle car like this one, i read some good reviews about it and all of them are positive insights, for me i would also like to say some positive comments. I went...
25 Sep 2012
Volkswagen CC 1.8 TSI (A)

Volkswagen’s four-door coupe model drops its Passat nameplate and turns up the style by another notch.

19 Apr 2012
WD45 The analogue clock is a nice touch.
25 Jul 2012



9 May 2011
WD45 Creative and hilarious!
9 May 2011
Raytanbk So... What happened to the chicken in the end??
9 May 2011
carpost Why not try and use a turtle, maybe it would be more exciting to watch.
27 Jun 2011
sky_vinz The chicken was having a dream I suppose?
16 Aug 2011
The Myth of Bird Droppings

New research from Autoglym suggests that the familiar sight of car bodywork ‘etched’ by bird droppings are not the result of any corrosive property in the deposit

New ...

4 May 2011
Evan interesting finding! for so many years i think we were all misinformed...
4 May 2011
Nosneb Whao... it's just bird poop. i'm amazed at the amount of research into this. =p
4 May 2011
WD45 buy Autoglym droppings remover! if there's such a product...
5 May 2011
Some considerations during GE

1. HDB carpark, when forced to park illegally due to insufficient of lots, they fine you, first appeal they hack care you, third appeal they let you off with a stern ...

27 Apr 2011
Nosneb Whao the satallite tracking is sick. I don't want my every movement to be known. wheres the privacy!
27 Apr 2011
Evan http://sg.news.yahoo.com/blogs/singaporescene/mah-bow-tan-promises-affordable-public-housing-162839199.html

National Development Minister Mah Bow Tan has promised Singaporeans that public housing...
27 Apr 2011
Evan Nosneb, do you know that iphone actually secretly tracks you whereever you go already?!?
27 Apr 2011
Nosneb OK.... no apple products for me from now on
27 Apr 2011
Raytanbk Eh... An apple a day keeps the doctor away. If the doctor is pretty, keep the apple away...
27 Apr 2011
selenezhang Something about the GE for the people at Aljunied GRC. From Minister George Yeo.... http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=zQ87v52GeIg
4 May 2011
Nosneb from the video.... i sense fear
4 May 2011
selenezhang Yeah. But he's one of the best minister from PAP...
4 May 2011
Nosneb Yeah...too bad the hotspot is at his GRC this time. Don't worry. George Yeo for President!
4 May 2011
WD45 I seriously think George Yeo is a good candidate. and so in LTK from WP. too bad they have to contest in the same GRC. I would love to see both of them in parliment.
5 May 2011
First Look: McLaren MP4-12C GT3

McLaren GT, a new race car manufacturer which brings together the expertise of McLaren Racing, McLaren Automotive and CRS Racing, today unveiled its GT3 car and pl...

5 May 2011
WD45 only 40 units over the next 2 years world wide? Talk about being scarce...
5 May 2011
wilswong it is really a racing vehicle hence the scarcity.
5 May 2011
Xuyun Did you know that this car has less power and less gears than the street model?
11 May 2011
Suzuki Swift 1.4 GLX (A)

It looks uncannily similar to the car it replaces so then, what's new about the new Suzuki Swift. Raymond Lai finds out.

30 Apr 2011
WD45 nice twist to the tail lamps and hatch design.
3 May 2011
Evan The head unit looks much improved over the predecessor's.
4 May 2011
ggeraldd The rear boot looks a tad smaller. I have seen it in CM showroom Ubi.

Not too bad. The back passenger area is quite spacious.
14 May 2011
davidbanks Great articel! Swift is one of my favourite. The interior and exterior designs looks really nice and better than previous models. Thanks for sharing with us.


13 Sep 2011
Ty to Hendyz and WD45 for your info. I thinking what about Wish 2.0 or 1.8? Which is better? Both of you suggested continental cars but how abt oriental cars?

2 May 2011
WD45 Hi rashmisham, most popular ones is the 1.8. No point going 2.0 imho. I think if you are buying a new car right now, the continentals are a good buy comparatively because the price difference is no...
3 May 2011
Evan Hi rash, if you are looking at a used car, one that is in the 3-4 yr mark when there are low COE prices, then your options will open up. Here's the link to all cars below 4 years in the used car se...
3 May 2011
2009 Oneshift Road Trip - Kuantan

Our pilgrimage for some sun and the sea at the eastern seaboard of Peninsular Malaysia: Kuantan.  Some shopping for local produce, delicious food, adrenaline rus...

9 Nov 2009
ifconfig Looking forward for Oneshift to organise more events of such.
10 Nov 2009
WD45 any road trip events this year?
27 Apr 2011
selenezhang We currently do not have any planned. But once we do, we will definitely let our members know
28 Apr 2011
David Coulthard was also at a meet and greet session organized by the Hotmail folks. http://bit.ly/fsOiwa

25 Apr 2011
WD45 Is Microsoft a sponsor?
25 Apr 2011
Oneshift has gone mobile!

Oneshift.com launches iPhone/iPad app which allows you to browse all its web content while you're on the go.

The guys here at Oneshift are very proud of our latest achi...

21 Apr 2011
WD45 Very useful app. Good job Oneshift!
25 Apr 2011
Evan Thanks for the feedback! Look out for the next revision that will be more stable and perform even faster still
26 Apr 2011
Evan cool!
25 May 2011
KIA Cee'd Wins 2 UK Award

The Kia cee’d has not just one extra award under its belt but two! The cee’d VR-7 hatchback has won the Parker’s New Car Award 2011 in the Medium Hatchback (five-door) c...

19 Mar 2011
WindTurbine What a world of absolute atrocities! Singaporeans pay like mad men for their cars.. but truth is the brits pay a fraction of what we fork out and get 7 years waranty for a Kia?! correct me if i am ...
19 Mar 2011
WD45 humidity, heat, weather conditions, etc? Singaporeans are less forgiving in their driving habits maybe?
30 Mar 2011
Kia Optima K5 2.0 (A)

With the new Optima K5, Kia's styling chief Peter Schreyer has proven once again that he is the man that has transformed the Korean brand from an also ran to a serious conte...

3 Mar 2011
Audionut98 One cannot deny that Kia is making big efforts to gain much needed attention and a bigger slice of the car market worldwide. The Japanese carmakers should sit up and take notice, and hopefully do ...
21 Mar 2011
WD45 Kia and Hyundai is giving the Japanese a big run for their money. The KIA optima basically tops it off. It's stunning just to look at.
30 Mar 2011
Toyota Crown 3.0 Royal Saloon (A)

The Toyota Crown may look conservative on the outside, but it makes for one of the most convincing and best-equipped executive saloons out there.

25 Mar 2011
WD45 Taxi cab no more...
30 Mar 2011
WindTurbine Yea, leave the Taxi job to the Camry.
30 Mar 2011
Buying guide after Nov Round 2 COE bidding

Mercedes-Benz, Volvo, Suzuki are back with new offers. Joining them this round is Honda.

1 Mar 2011
WD45 What about the rest? it'll be good to have promos published from all the car brands...
1 Mar 2011
varun0108 Hi WD45, So far these are all the promos we have found for this round of COE. We'll update as soon as we find more offers.
2 Mar 2011
Local News: COE Results for February

February’s Certificate of Entitlement (COE) bidding is out.

February’s Certificate of Entitlement (COE) bidding is out. The results of this round showed a fa...

25 Feb 2011
Johnp Please note these are all Man Made COE.... Not the real value of your vehicles...if you can afford - just pay! and you have not chose, if you want to own a car in S'pore.
25 Feb 2011
WD45 Things will be worse after GE!
1 Mar 2011
alastair If coe prices fall then erp will go up...
2 Mar 2011
First Look: KIA Rio

Kia Motors has revealed the first photos of the next generation Rio, to be unveiled at Geneva Motorshow alongside the all new Picanto.

Kia Motors has revealed the first photo...

14 Feb 2011
WindTurbine I really find it hard to word it.... even a tad uncomfortable to what i am about to say about the Rio...The Kia Rio....erm... is desirable!! design works wonders...
14 Feb 2011
wilswong i think Mazda 2 still lack a bit from the Rio...

And I have to agree with WT...the reaction I have when i first saw this is the same as seeing the Fit/Jazz 2nd generation for the first time...
...
14 Feb 2011
WD45 combining the best of 2 worlds! go Kia!
16 Feb 2011
Renault Wind Roadster Gordini

Following the successful launch of the Twingo and Clio Gordini models, Renault’s stylish Wind Roadster is the next to receive the “French touch”.

Following the succ...

6 Feb 2011
WD45 Interesting if this makes it here in sg. It'll be a continental "Kei" car.
10 Feb 2011
WD45 We need more of these. the popular Copens weren't even available from the daihatsu distributor.
16 Feb 2011
Fancy A Tank On A Road? Get the Audi A8 L Security

The long-wheelbase high-security version of the A8 meets the strictest guidelines in force for civilian vehicles, with a host of special securit...

16 Feb 2011
WD45 It's probably more sellable or targeted at Mexico or the south american countries. It'll be an overkill here.
16 Feb 2011
Volkswagen Jetta 1.2 TSI (M)

The sixth generation Jetta is set to blitzed the Cat A saloon market when it goes on sale here in June. Raymond Lai previews it in France.

13 Feb 2011
denniszone83 The previous model looks prettier.
13 Feb 2011
XF I love the design of the new Jetta.
It certainly looks more upmarket than before, while being understated. Just like an Audi, then.
16 Feb 2011
WD45 I agree with XF. It has a more refined stately look, more than its predecessor.
16 Feb 2011
raymondlai it'll be here in june
16 Feb 2011
TAG YOURSELF AND WIN! WIN A YHI TOOLBOX!


All you need to do to qualify is tag yourself to the photos on our facebook page. We have 10 toolboxes to give away! Contest starts 15th Feb and ends o...

15 Feb 2011
Char I tagged myself already.
15 Feb 2011
Evan Wow... good response so far! Tag yourselves before the 200 tag capacity runs out!
16 Feb 2011
WD45 Tagged... how much is the toolkit worth?
16 Feb 2011
Local News: Serving You With Apples At Mercedes Benz

From now onwards, Mercedes-Benz sales personnel are equipped with the APPLE iPad to serve the customers better.

From now onwards, Mercedes-Be...

16 Feb 2011
WD45 Even restaurants are using it to present their menu!
16 Feb 2011
Wombat_VC It's not who started first that counts, it's the marketing of the feature that would make people take notice. Case in point - video call for iPhone 4. I have been using 3G video call years before A...
18 Feb 2011
Jaguar C-X75 Gets Louis Vuitton Award

The Jaguar C-X75 was awarded the Louis Vuitton Classic Concept Award 2010 by a panel of luminaries from the worlds of design, fashion and luxury.

The Jaguar...

5 Feb 2011
WD45 Damn Chio... but not the tacky silver interior pls...
10 Feb 2011
Ford Unleashes New Wave of Vehicles & Technologies

The 81st Geneva Motor Show will be the stage for a series of major new vehicle and customer focused technology announcements by Ford.

The 81st ...

9 Feb 2011
WD45 Ford fights back! go USA!
10 Feb 2011
nsm bring back the cobra!
11 Feb 2011
We Spy: Infiniti Luxury Performance Concept

Fast forward to the 81st Geneva International Motor Show on March 1, 2011, Infiniti will present its next Inspired Performance: a concept car that will...

9 Feb 2011
WD45 reminds me of the CX-7 lines.
10 Feb 2011
ringill can't wait for the unveiling at geneva
11 Feb 2011
Citroen DS3 1.6 THP 150 (M)

The turbocharged Citroen DS3 shares its turbo engine with the Mini Cooper S. Raymond Lai finds out if its dynamics can match the British car's verve.

5 Feb 2011
Char The look brings me memories of the old Seat Ibiza. Or is it just me?
7 Feb 2011
WD45 SEAT is a brand not sold here in sg. http://www.seat.com
8 Feb 2011
Char It used to be sold here, during the 90s. But my friend's Seat at that time gave a lot of problems and costly repairs.
8 Feb 2011
evozephyr But manual gearbox only? Why not make a auto?
8 Feb 2011
edlaz Call me a Luddite but manuals ftw!
9 Feb 2011
Char Always love the Hot hatch in manual form.... Although VW may not agree with me.
9 Feb 2011
First Look: Aston Martin Cygnet Launch Editions

Aston Martin announces the arrival of the ultimate city car, a Tailor-Fit solution for urban driving in the contemporary metropolis, with two stric...

22 Jan 2011
edlaz It's a rebadged Toyota IQ if the resemblance eludes you.
25 Jan 2011
WD45 That's a terribly expensive Toyota IQ if you ask me!
26 Jan 2011
Lower CO2 emissions anyone?

Singapore needs to double up its efforts in lowering CO2 emissions is it was to meet its target of reducing its CO2 outputs by 16 percent by 2020. Green diesel power f...

23 Jan 2011
Wombat_VC The European manufacturers are ganging up to lobby, but I have read no mention of mitigation of other diesel toxic gases, such as NOX. We have to see how well the urea solution stands up to our hot...
25 Jan 2011
Char I support low CO2, good FC car, and that can be sporty too. Think Honda CR-Z.
26 Jan 2011
WD45 I think the Japanese might have an edge over the conti counterparts going by what's being developed at nissan, mazda and the likes.
26 Jan 2011
raymondlai particulates from diesel engines are minimised by diesel particulate filters in the latest euro 4 diesel engines so to say that these diesel engines are harmful to our health is somewhat wrong. it ...
28 Mar 2011
Local News: Limited Edition Rabbit Golf For the Year of The Bunny

Volkswagen Centre Singapore is celebrating the upcoming Chinese New Year in a very special way – by launching a limited edition v...

26 Jan 2011
WD45 What an interesting way to welcome the CNY!
26 Jan 2011
Evan I'll take the rabbit peaking out of the rear window please... too cute to ignore.
26 Jan 2011
WD45 I think the men will have a problem with the rabbit emblem on the Golf.
26 Jan 2011
wilswong *cough* the emblem can be bought easily *cough cough*
26 Jan 2011

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