https://sg.news.yahoo.com/afp/20100702/tbs-japan-auto-company-toyota-recall-e5c2383.html

3 Jul 2010

3 Mar 2010
neutral Nice looking small car, but not sure why Proton always design such small car? Is their intention only Malaysia? If not, it should be a normal sedan sized concept car for international.
4 Mar 2010
Just a rebage Toyota Passo Sette with mods done in Malaysia,Spaciousness and comfort wise cant beat Exora..

https://paultan.org/topics/cars/new-perodua-mpv-2009/

24 Nov 2009
The Ed says farewell

Read The Ed, Azfar Hashim's farewell note here...

17 Oct 2009
Sagaman Good luck bro,after this where?Torque?Wheelsasia?
17 Oct 2009
azfar Thanks. Will take a break first though.
=)
17 Oct 2009
ifconfig good luck in your future endeavous... we will miss your impartial reviews
17 Oct 2009
Goodcar All the best to you bro.
Thank you for all the very honest and interesting review.
17 Oct 2009
zeenie Will miss your fair reviews, do drop by to say hi now and then ya?

All the best!!
17 Oct 2009
steven_VW Wishing you all the best in your future endeavour... Good luck Bro!!!


18 Oct 2009
azfar Thanks for your well-wishes, everyone!
18 Oct 2009
haffisx
take care bro..good luck!!
19 Oct 2009
azfar thanks!
19 Oct 2009
SAN853 To my close pal Azfar,
Thank you for all those lovely writeups and experiences we had together. It will not be a farewell but the start of a new chapter in your life - a new beginning.
Best regar...
27 Oct 2009
I hope yes.50% more to be more appropriate.I'm drooling to own a compact turbodiesel car.Save fuel,Less pollution,Better torque means better pick up.Just look at turbodiesel taxis.They're super fas...

16 Oct 2009
Kangadrool 50% - maybe have to wait for another 5-10 years with our conservative garment policy.
16 Oct 2009
The Diesel Debate

"Diesel cars are finally available in Singapore! Before you exclaim "Cheaper fuel here I come!", allow us to show you why buying a diesel car may not be entirely beneficial for ...

3 Nov 2008
blk356 can say that again...was eyeing on the Alfa but KNS the roadtax can kill you before you can even roll it out of the showroom...
4 Nov 2008
Evan Unless the government eventually reduce the taxes further, and diesel car prices go down. Alternative fuel adoption should be encouraged asap.
4 Nov 2008
blk356 Doubtful LTA will lower the diesal TAX to benefit consumers. It is more gear towards commerical.
10 Nov 2008
Sagaman Turbodiesel is an altenative but hampered by our gahment diesel car tax structure
16 Oct 2009
JRC
Road Test - Fiat Grande Punto Multijet 1.3 (A)

"First Volkswagen, and now even Fiat has decided to bring in a diesel variant of its popular Grande Punto hatch. So what if it's a turbocharged dies...

18 Nov 2008
Sagaman 1.3cc but got the torque of 2.0cc car.Acceleration an smoke many 1.3-1.8cc NA petrol cars
16 Oct 2009
Forte Koup's Singapore debut this Saturday

Local launch of the all-new Forte Koup, Kia’s first-ever two-door coupe, to take place this coming weekend

Cycle & Carriage Kia will be launching Kia’s...

13 Oct 2009
wind79 Looks really good, this is a showcase of korean engineering and design.
13 Oct 2009
ifconfig impressive!
13 Oct 2009
vchoy Frameless windows!
14 Oct 2009
PongBia nice nice but wonder abt the power???
14 Oct 2009
mizzy the next big korean icon aft the civic bubble ;p
15 Oct 2009
Sagaman See how daring Korean nowadays?
16 Oct 2009
fishman Anyone bought 1 over the weekend? C&C raised the price of the 1.6 by 2K, and must wait for 4 months. Salespersons behaved like quota for next 3 years have been met.
20 Oct 2009
Dummyhalf design by ex-audi staff - Peter Schreyer
21 Oct 2009
jasontang
The green one look fantastic
22 Oct 2009
KOD
Hi Guys no choice, when the car just launch, everyone in Singapore rush into in and from there at list 200 to 300 booking. I am hear insure is around 2600k for age 27 from one of my friend. This we...
28 Oct 2009
Bad Manners is the route to road rage according to survey

Boy racers, drivers who don’t thank you when you let them out and drivers who show off are the top three types of drivers that AA members...

15 Oct 2009
Stefano
in short... they hate every other driver on the road apart from themselves...... lol
16 Oct 2009
accyt1978 That's not too bad.. In Singapore it would have been much worst... haha.. but i do hate those drivers who dun say wave a THANK YOU after u let them changed into the lane... dun understand why it's ...
16 Oct 2009
jasontang what is white van man and sunday drivers? actually the worst driver are those on their mobile phone and road hogging at the same time..almost want to show him center finger..cannot tahan
16 Oct 2009
Burgerlim totally agreed with the list.. especially with those racer driver.. peak road.. sometimes.. they just want to overtake.. haaa...
16 Oct 2009
Evan Actually saying "thank you" with a wave may be misconstrued as overbearing if without the smile being visible. The gesture may also not be clear behind tinted windows. And being Singaporean, most p...
16 Oct 2009
Sagaman Boyracer with lack of skills,Taxi drivers who think they're king of the road.Honky Tonk man..
16 Oct 2009
eugn86 They are so lucky, no problems with ROAD-HOGGING! ARGH! Maybe should educate all drivers to drive at the speed limit in the middle lane to improve traffic flow. Sometimes you see a stupid driver dr...
16 Oct 2009
Comparo - Chevrolet Cruze LT 1.8 (A), Kia Cerato Forte SX 2.0 (A)

The new Cruze is the second of a completely new product range after the small Aveo. General Motors is keen to straighten up Chevr...

19 Sep 2009
OPC: What else can be done?

The LTA announced their future plans to make the OPC scheme more attractive. But what else can be done to make it really appealing?

14 Sep 2009
(Reporting from Jakarta) Road Test - Proton Exora 1.6 (A)

Proton finally has a car to compete in the all-important MPV segment, and flew The Ed to Jakarta, Indonesia for a sampling. Boasting its ...

17 Jul 2009
eugn86 Oh dear, the interior looks cheap and ugly. Proton needs to put in more effort in designing nice interiors. Gray interior color makes the cabin look cheap. Hope there is a black option.
17 Jul 2009
draggo It so spaces and 1.6 engine with fully loaded cabin..its going to be under power boss..but it still affordable.
18 Jul 2009
Sagaman Haiya no surprise one even if Proton make it lighter and faster there will be stupid questions,Quality or not?Try and buy it then you know why.Reviews or specs is just a plain of paper.Try it and y...
18 Jul 2009
patchs They can only get better. Maybe next 10 yrs they can reach the level of the koreans.
19 Jul 2009
rsrulz hey can only get better. Maybe next 10 yrs they can reach the level of the koreans.

______________

I feel that they are already not far away from the koreans and in certain areas better and o...
23 Jul 2009
mj


Quote:
"Formerly posted by azfar:
So you're in the market right now for a people carrier, but don't intend to pay so much for the instalment and maintenance. There's the Chery V5 to consider,...
24 Jul 2009
JasmaniJ My tot's excactly, the design is a major turn down but maybe a newbie to cars will like it and also ppl who doesn't care much abt aero dynamic in a body kit hence the cheaper price then the rest. A...
25 Jul 2009
Sagaman Forgot to add the CPS Campro engine is tweaked a little by Proton to reduce the sluggish pickup.Second batch should be improved.
28 Jul 2009
Sagaman Average Malaysian users noted 11.8km/litre based on 55% city and 45% highways with average 5 person on board at speed around 90kmh.If you're exceeding 90 and within 100 then 11km/l is more apropriate
14 Sep 2009
Road Test - Chevrolet Cruze LT 1.8 (A)




The new Chevrolet Cruze is one of the most crucial cars for Chevrolet and its beleaguered parent company General Motors. Is it a much better product ...

10 Sep 2009
eugn86 Wow, Chevy really got this car ride. It looks so continental... I am thoroughly impressed!
11 Sep 2009
tien $72k seems a bit expensive... or Chevy is starting to move slightly up mkt?
11 Sep 2009
Goodcar Sharing the same Delta II platform with Opel Astra, this is a continental
body at a bargain. The Engine also come with variable v/v timing.

People must not be blind by brand name. This is a GEM.
11 Sep 2009
Sagaman Hmm quite attractive,139BHP@6.2K and 176nm@ just 3.8k,So that means the pick up is more powerful indeed?
14 Sep 2009
Sagaman Didnt quite believe in the FC,11.6KM/L is more appropriate
14 Sep 2009
neutral 9.0km/l is slightly higher than norm for 1.8 ltr.
17 Sep 2009
The new OPC scheme

We give you further details on the upcoming changes to the OPC scheme...

31 Aug 2009
vinceyeo


Quote:
"Formerly posted by wilswong:








Vince,

You are right.  So the question remains "Do you really need ALL the saturdays or just those few Saturdays?"

Considerations

-  Saturday ...
6 Sep 2009
Sagaman Azfar, with the new enhanced scheme aleady attracted so many negative comments from normal plate owners somemore half day coupons?Wait till some red eyes motorists who got nothin to do took photos ...
14 Sep 2009
zeenie


Quote:
"Formerly posted by Sagaman: Azfar, with the new enhanced scheme aleady attracted so many negative comments from normal plate owners somemore half day coupons?Wait till some red eyes mo...
15 Sep 2009
pass09

in the first place, why ones need to have an OPC? is it a way to save money or for needs or luxury? am considering buyin an OPC hybrid SUV or coupe for my wify since am driving a luxury car now.....
16 Sep 2009
21 Sep 2009
Colin's design talk

Colin talks about motorcycle and automotive styling - read what this practising architect has to say...

23 Jul 2009
Sagaman Its not only stylish nowadays,The cubic capacity is increasing too.
14 Sep 2009
Hi

any recommendation and experience on polishing for new car?

1 Sep 2009
Evan Hi,

do you mean waxing? New cars typically do not require polishing.

or otherwise if you mean paint protection systems (PPS) you can check out this promotion by Glare?

http://pitstop.oneshift.com/pr...
1 Sep 2009
pacc88 Quote:
"Formerly posted by Eber:
Hi,

do you mean waxing? New cars typically do not require polishing.

or otherwise if you mean paint protection systems (PPS) you can check out this promotion by Gla...
1 Sep 2009
Sagaman
How much do they charge for waxing plus scratch removing?Are they any mobile ones for scratch removing too?
4 Sep 2009
pass09
hi bro,,my advice, dont ever ever wax ur car. but can polish when needed most.  the more u wax and polish your car, the sooner you gona respray the car! Alternatively, u can use 'wash and wax' car ...
5 Sep 2009
Fancy watching a drive-in movie for free?

Epson is inviting movie-lovers to its third Epson Movie Mob drive-in movie experience - tomorrow, 15th August 2009

What better way to spend the Saturday...

14 Aug 2009
Sagaman


I remember vividly last time when my dad used to bring me to drive-in movie at Jurong(near J-Park)in his trusty Toyota LE.
4 Sep 2009
fpchong yap...used to seat in my dad's pickup to Jurong Drive-In to watch movie.......missed those day
9 Sep 2009
iamlily heard the latest show going to be Ghostbusters at Fraser road! (:
18 Oct 2009

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24 Jun 2009
row09_vol Hi there,

Attached is more information about ROW 2009 and a registration form.

http://spreadsheets.google.com/viewf...d3J5bHZtQnc6MA

Alternatively, reply us an email with your particulars -

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21 Jul 2009
row09_vol registration for drivers is still open...!!

please sms your full name, Car Plate No. & Car Model to 98809040!
alternatively, register at http://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?hl=en&formkey=ck...
4 Sep 2009
Sagaman
Used to join these kind of charity during fasting month.But the organiser subsidised me 60bucks for fuel including coupon(10) for 8 hrs of service.
4 Sep 2009
JRC
2009 2nd Quarter Round Up - MPV best buys

Expanding family and in the market for a brand new MPV? Take a look at our quick guide first! We give you some MPVs that are worth considering...

29 Jun 2009
Sagaman Wonder if the Ciroen grand Picasso and Volkswagen Touran sport w/o turbo unit,Sure feel sluggish.For 1.4cc @ 1.6cc that weight over 1.5 ton that's overweight for sure.
4 Sep 2009
mizzy reali damn powerful mpv in sg....225bhp for a 7 seven seater? nw im tempted to change haha!
14 Oct 2009
jasontang subaru seems the best choice but fuel comsumption is questionable
15 Oct 2009
JRC
Road Test - Renault Kangoo 1.5 Diesel (M)

Just an ordinary delivery van you say?  Renault's Kangoo could get you thinking otherwise...

1 Sep 2009
Sagaman The advantage of turbodiesel van/pick up,Strong acceleration which make it comparable with small petrol car.But handling wise still not suitable for high speed.Some turbodiesel van drivers tend to ...
2 Sep 2009
azfar haha... bro, i drove the opel combi turbo diesel with the semi-auto 'box a few times and i tell you - it's fun and brilliant! BUT into corners, the body-roll is bloody obvious.
2 Sep 2009
okay, i hv to admit this is a silly question to ask, so i expect some stupid replies too.
Given the choice of, a Benz S class , RollsRoyce Ghost, Aston Martin DB9,Porche Cayenne, BMW 7series and you...

17 Aug 2009
pass09
thought RR Ghost wld be most ideal to die in, cos its spacious enuff for both legs to straighten , and lying on the softest leather and comfortable cushion, with strong body panel to protect the  b...
19 Aug 2009
steven_VW hahaha... pass09... looks like you are quite keen to die in a car... and that is sure one piece of very very expensive "coffin" you have chosen... I think even the King of Pop's one also no fight l...
19 Aug 2009
neutral None, not even the RR Ghost. To die in car means tragic death!! (I suppose)
19 Aug 2009
pass09


Quote:
"Formerly posted by steven_VW: hahaha... pass09... looks like you are quite keen to die in a car... and that is sure one piece of very very expensive "coffin" you have chosen... I think...
19 Aug 2009
pass09


Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral: None, not even the RR Ghost. To die in car means tragic death!! (I suppose)
"




suicide also can..or a DIEHARD RR fan or some poor chap wish to die comf...
19 Aug 2009
neutral Hmm... is that how you are going to die? Just wondering.

I would rather think of how to enjoy myself rather than how to die. I will die one day anyhow. the day will come, so why bother to think how ...
19 Aug 2009
Stefano
I think it's good to watch this sequel to the Final Destination movie series, it actually provides a great range of ways to die.... lol........ it'll probably comes free as well, cuz "Death has a p...
19 Aug 2009
patan
com'n guys, this is the 7th month and you all like to talk about this subject ?
24 Aug 2009
Stefano
I think we stopped talking about it just before the book out day....
25 Aug 2009
Sagaman


I rather die peacefully at home with a happy face
1 Sep 2009
JRC
This is an open discussion for the news Motor insurance premiums set to rise

"Motor insurers suffer losses due to inflated claims.

Motoring insurance premiums in 2009 are likely to rise by an ave...

14 Mar 2009
Toyota recalls 95,700 cars in US over brakes risk
Thu, Aug 27, 2009
AFP

NEW YORK (AFP) - The US division of Japan's Toyota on Wednesday recalled some 95,700 cars in the United States, saying icing i...

27 Aug 2009
It's confirmed that Proton had already start the bits and parts for the new models.Waja is simply rebagde from Mitsubishi Lancer 2.0GT(Not EVO X turbo) but using Proton own Campro 2.0 soft turbo ve...

9 Aug 2009
The freed for me is quite an anticipated car in that it uses the Jazz/Fit platform but can sit 7-8 persons depending on the configurations you are looking at.  If this car came a bit later, I would...

8 Aug 2009
Sagaman
What the ....?AD one much expensive than PI?Might as well go for the PI which offer more freebies..
9 Aug 2009
wilswong If the PI OMV can match as closely as the AD's 25K for the Freed. I am more than happy to recommend that PI. Freebies may be a factor but often I find it less of a hassle if they give me a straigh...
11 Aug 2009
wilswong before i go sleep LOL

all those typing lead me to ask

INDO Kah freed honda at 25K OMV versus JDM Freed Honda 19K
and then add the transportation costs from Indo and from Japan

The easiest...
11 Aug 2009
jasontang
freed is ugly and overprice and now then i know kah motor give us a indo freed , might as well consider a suzuki apv, indo also , but so much cheaper and bigger and it look decent enough at least
11 Aug 2009
wilswong I actually think that the size and flexibility afforded by the Freed is quite good. Unlike the station wagon size of the airwave, the freed is taller and definitely can put more things.

As for ...
13 Aug 2009
JRC
Road Test - Chery T11 1.6 (M)

"So you want to own an SUV, but don't want to part too much with your hard-earned money. And at the same time, you don't want to pay so much come road tax renewal ti...

29 Jan 2009
magzk I just wonder how does this car match up with the new terios.
30 Jan 2009
jasontang she got the look but eh.... pay a few k more for a tuscon or sportage fot the peace of mind. anyway nice try cherry.
2 Feb 2009
Sagaman Honestly said my choice of car would be Renault for France,Audi and Volkswagen for German,SAAB for Sweden,Alfa Romeo for Italy,Honda,Subaru and Nissan for Japanese,Hyundai for Korea and Proton for ...
28 Jul 2009
Road Test - Naza Sutera 1.1 (M)

"So who said you can’t be small and stylish at the same time? The Naza Sutera is proof that you don’t have to break the bank or splurge too much just to have a wel...

6 Feb 2009
kkchai Hate the overall look.
7 Feb 2009
guerrilla67 For someone who can't afford to pour money like water i think this car suit me, just to stay far away from that bank loan. Only have that little cash $30,999 and i,m happy....Don't have to care wha...
13 Jun 2009
Sagaman Hafei Lobo rebagde and little bit of tweaked engine by NAZA.Performance is far better than Hafei Lobo itself..Quality is bit lack i should say
28 Jul 2009
KRUjaan2 Similar cars tried: Never tried other cars of 1.1 litre.. But tried 1.6 litres and above. Not much of a difference only that this car accelerates slower than 1.6 litre cars. But it still runs!
F...
16 Aug 2010
JRC
Road Test - Chery A1 1.3 (M)

"It has often been asked - "why can't they make small and affordable cars for all?" Well they can, but just haven't been bothered yet. However, some manufacturers did...

17 Feb 2009
Sagaman After recent months of driving,My friend start to get bored with this car.Quality and reliability is an issue for him.He prefered his old Proton Gen2 more than this.
28 Jul 2009

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