The total price of the car.
COE quota premium paid for that round of bidding exercise.
OMV is assessed by the Singapore Customs, based on the price actually paid or payable for the goods when sold for export to the country of importation. This price includes purchase price, freight, insurance and all other charges incidental to the sale and delivery of the car to Singapore.
The Additional Registration Fee paid at the time of its registration. For OPC, this is further offset after COE.
This includes the Goods and Service Tax (GST), Excise Duty which is 20% of OMV and Registation Fee (RF) of SGD140.
The remaining price component of the car taking away the above charges or taxes.
The average annual depreciation of the car is calculated as follows: (Car Price with COE - Scrap value of car) / 10.
The total road tax to be paid annually.
The total sum of interest to be paid over the total loan period.
The monthly sum payable to financing company over 120 repayments.
Date: 30 Mar 2011
Citroen addresses the C5 performance shortcomings with a new motor and gearbox. Raymond Lai finds out if the C5 finally has the go to match its other attributes.
Date: 13 May 2011
The new Passat faces up to rejuvenated versions of the Citroen C5 and the Ford Mondeo. Raymond L plays judge to decide which is the best mid-range executive.
Similar cars tried: Audi A4
Duration of car driven: Less than 1 month
Engine is responsive but gets noisy on higher revs losing some power. Good torque over a wide range of rpm. The auto transmission box shifts well. Quiet. Braking is good, thanks ...
Reviewed by Kenneth