This is an open discussion for the news Volvo XC60 to debut in Geneva!

"The 2009 Volvo XC60 compact SUV is slated to make its worldwide debut at the upcoming 2008 Geneva Auto Show.

Volvo will be ...

19 Jan 2008
Personal_Assistant I hope the glowing blue lights are really part of the production model. It's annoying to see cool star-trek like panels all the time in concepts and not making it to the real world!
19 Jan 2008
ztcc78 wow.. i love this concept
but no $$ to pay
19 Jan 2008
leeadr1303 I must say the dashboard is really impressive!
2 Dec 2011
liutiu86 a great car
13 Jul 2015
This is an open discussion for the news Forget the QQ, get the Nano!

"Tata has just introduced the world's cheapest car at the New Delhi Auto Expo.

Tata has pulled the wraps off its highly-antici...

10 Jan 2008
kkchai Quote:
"Formerly posted by Eber:
Hard to squeeze aircon from 600c engine that is already generating 30bhp!"

So can I say "TA TA"?
10 Jan 2008
sivashankar This car doesn't come with air-con, electric windows, power steering. Its was mend for a safe, affordable and a all weather transport. Why don't anyone bring TATA to SG?
11 Jan 2008
sivashankar oops... take a look at the pic no side mirrors too...
11 Jan 2008
darrenxes its cute but not feasible in spore... Shd include air-con at least.... Singapore weather is hot!
11 Jan 2008
LMLP640 No air-con!!!!! OMG not suitable to drive in Singapore, no electric window and power steering??? People will have a time driving and they will perspire like hell. I think this car don't even have t...
11 Jan 2008
kkchai It meant for India market ONLY just like Perodua Kancil for Msia ONLY.
11 Jan 2008
sumo Maybe can order and DIY.....
12 Jan 2008
Jarvis Quote:
"Formerly posted by LMLP640:
No air-con!!!!! OMG not suitable to drive in Singapore, no electric window and power steering??? People will have a time driving and they will perspire like hell...
14 Jan 2008
joycelym Is price cheaper than Motorbikes? If yes can consider to zip around the neighbourhood like Flinstones..
15 Jan 2008
eventzkaze I love nano... small and easy car... easy to fit anywhere..:)
10 Jun 2013
This is an open discussion for the news Featured Review by Oneshift members

"It has been a rainy December period and for car owners who love to keep their cars squeaky clean, read on for some of o...

9 Dec 2008
Wombat_VC The turbine hybrid would be fab. Imagine starting up a jet every morning.
18 Dec 2012
Road Test - KIA Cerato Forte 1.6 EX (M)

"The eagerly awaited KIA Forte is here. The Japanese should be afraid. In fact, they should be very afraid."

7 Feb 2009
wind79 Just saw the car this afternoon at the showroom in UBI. Looks great both inside and outside, didn't have a chance to testdrive as there seems to be quite a few people in queue waiting already.
7 Feb 2009
caleb652002 I have tested this car last weekend. Power wise it is good. However the sound inside the cabin during acceleration it is not so pleasant. Will be great to improve on the sound insulation.
16 Aug 2009
Hello Good day,
my name is Lilian , I read your information on http://forums.keiichianimeforever.com, and find it truly interesting . That is why I am contacting you so that we can get to know each...
25 Nov 2012
Road Test - Opel Vectra Sedan 1.8 MTA

"In the market for an executive sedan, but want to be the maverick one? Well, go take a look at the Opel Vectra then. You'll be surprised with what it can of...

12 Feb 2008
eugn86 The Opel Vectra seems to be under-rated in Singapore, probably because it's a continental brand. It looks handsome, is safe and is solidly-built. I love the clutchless manual, having tried it out i...
13 Feb 2008
Kangadrool Another German - VW Jetta 1.6A with DSG may be more attractive at abt 77K.
14 Feb 2008
ding1 The 1.6A Jetta has a 6-speed auto gearbox, not DSG. The DSG is only found on the 2 liter version at $120k. Also the Jetta's engine is only a SOHC 8-valve model with 102hp, which means the Vectra's...
16 Feb 2008
tomcat "The front has hints of the Porsche Boxster, while its rear is handsomely proportionate"

Oh pleaseeee .. give me a break.... it looks more like a bloody MK Geely for goodness sake ...
17 Feb 2008
cswitch11 GM has been considering reviving the Regal name for some time. The company is turning to its European division, Opel, to produce the Regal, a model currently Venom parts sold in China.
2 May 2012
Road Test - Alfa Romeo GT 2.0 JTS Selespeed

"“Hey Mambo! Mambo Italiano!”"

14 Jan 2008
cswitch11 This is a car that first took center stage for many car fans when the movie "The Graduate" came out, with Dustin Hoffman driving it into history as one of the most popular Alfas ever made with Veno...
2 May 2012
Start your car with your phone!

"You can now use your iPhone to start your car engine.

Delphi's latest add-on for the Apple's iPhone allows you to start your car's engine by communicating with i...

19 Jan 2008
Skye Never ever loose the phone man
21 Jan 2008
BoxerRules eh but quite cool leh ... like james bond ... hahahaha
21 Jan 2008
ztcc78 have seen people in indonesia using with their ipod
have gprs on their ipod as well..
22 Jan 2008
neutral If sell away phone, how? Anyway, it seems cool gadget.

Instead of iPhone, maybe a stand alone bluetooth device is better, like your remote alarm system incorporated with the blue tooth technolo...
22 Jan 2008
carzlover wooo, thats sound so cool. what have technology done to our world? i thought ppl can only hear or see it on movies. i would love to own it but i know its going to cost a bomb!
23 Jan 2008
jimmyjimmy can not figure out how to control it?  every time iphone in sleep mode, must press button to wake it up? then slide the bar to go in main screen? then click the app to launch?  then do the control?...
30 Mar 2010
This is an open discussion for the news NAIAS - Hako Coupe

"Scion reveals cube on wheels at the New York International Auto Show.

Scion's Hako Coupe was developed by Tokyo Design Division, which ...

25 Mar 2008
25 Mar 2008
LMLP640 Its just a stretch version of the Nissan Cube
26 Mar 2008
teppy Just last year, we heard about Scion's plan on having a fourth model to their series. So this is it. This vehicle is funny but I like it. It has an interesting scion tc parts!
24 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
This is an open discussion for the news Need some home inspiration?

"If you’re looking for some inspiration to redesign your home, it might be worth taking a few pointers from the car on your own ...

28 Apr 2008
jones Thanks for sharing. very inspiring. very sui.
4 Oct 2009
This is an open discussion for the news 2008 BIMS : Mitsubishi Concept EZ MIEV

"Mitsubishi Motors Thailand showcased the latest Concept EZ MIEV at the Bangkok International Motorshow (BIMS)

Mitsu...

7 Apr 2008
teppy nice car reviews. just love this car..
3 Sep 2009
Road Test - Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0 (A)

Admit it, you've been waiting for this car to arrive on our shores haven't you? Well, it's finally here, and our in-house hot-hatch fan, The Ed, took it ou...

25 Aug 2009
Jarvis gosh...it is finally here....
25 Aug 2009
eugn86 I think the threat is the Scirocco GT, though it may be 10bhp down on the GTi, it handles better. But if you want to blast away 4 in total lounging comfort, nothing comes close to the GTi. In fact,...
26 Aug 2009
neutral I like the Focus ST but it don't have DSG...
29 Aug 2009
ortho88 I'd get the Subaru STi Hatch instead.. 300bhp and AWD.. it'll eat the GTi up..
24 Oct 2009
Hi Folks,

Let's meet for kopi and TCSS. Its been quite a long while we did not hit the west... YES, let's visit West Coast Park Mcdonalds. Let me see if there is any possibility to do a rounding or ...

19 Aug 2009
KOD
Venue : West Coast Park Mcdonalds

Ai lim mai:

1. steven_VW
2. Neutral
3. ztcc (tentatively)
4. Char (should be ok)
5. ifconfig
6. vinceyeo (should be ok too)
7. Jarvis (should be ok unless something crops ...
25 Aug 2009
Mike_oneshift Hi steven_VW,

Sorry that I'll not be able to join up with you all for kopi as I have to take nightly medications. After taking the latter, I feel drowsy and no going out.

25 Aug 2009
steven_VW Hi Mike_oneshift,

Its alright, there will always be the next meet up, perhaps some daytime activities that you are able to join us. Not sure what medications you are taking but hope everything's fin...
25 Aug 2009
mEimEi
Enjoy guys.. it's my best fren birthday celebration day~ cant join.
25 Aug 2009
fpchong
Aiya....not again....got another meetup with Matrix kaki @ YD ....can't make it to this meetup again.
25 Aug 2009
vinceyeo I will be there only for a while till 9+ as I have other stuff to do.
27 Aug 2009
ztcc78


Quote:
"Formerly posted by vinceyeo: I will be there only for a while till 9+ as I have other stuff to do.
"




why? u need to go bathing??
27 Aug 2009
steven_VW vinceyeo go zhang zui bo jio...??.... walau... hahaha!!!


27 Aug 2009
vinceyeo No lah... just going to elsewhere... keke...
28 Aug 2009
Mercedes' new E-Class makes Singaporean debut

Singapore's perennial favourite returns - in both sedan and coupe guises

After months of anticipation, Mercedes-Benz finally unveiled the new E-Clas...

13 Aug 2009
pass09
ok, play and work and live. Are you going for the launch? Get your camera ready, so you can feature a right hand drive model.
13 Aug 2009
13 Aug 2009
pass09


Quote:
"Formerly posted by azfar: ?"




launch of the E class is around the corner,,are you going?
13 Aug 2009
azfar well we already had a press briefing yesterday, and i've seen the E-Class...
=)
14 Aug 2009
Jarvis new e-class look ok in the flesh? the E-class design in the photos appear quite awkward
14 Aug 2009
azfar it's relatively ok, in my opinion, and it seem a tad bulky towards the rear. but i like the interior though - still maintains the typical plush factor of a Mercedes-Benz...
14 Aug 2009




Current COE price is pegged at CAT A at 13,658 , CAT B at 18,890. Do you think both COE will surpass and stay above 20,000 by end of this year?

I think its will continue to rise despite the ...

13 Aug 2009
Jarvis No. The economics doesn't add up. Look at the figures. I suspect the current COE price is not sustainable. total monthly car sales have been fluctuating with a net downward trend since Jan 09.

C...
14 Aug 2009
Kangadrool Possible to drop at least by 4K next bidding for CAT A (COE: 9K). 

Most who need cars would have bought and with the revised PARF rebate, it doesn't make sense for people to scrape early. So, transl...
14 Aug 2009
mj
I say will go up till 20K and stay there for a while

but 7th month coming ... so hard to say ... but at least will be at same level as now bah
14 Aug 2009
Road Test - Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (A)

We've tried and tested the Volkswagen Golf Sport, and like it very much. But what about the entry-level Golf? We took out this lesser known variant to learn mo...

6 Aug 2009
eugn86 I prefer the look of the previous Golf.
308 turbo has a smoother engine i suppose, because i think it's really creamy smooth when revving it.
6 Aug 2009
ismailbakar I've just sold my golf 1.6Fsi (the previous model). It was a good car until I had a problem and deal with the after sales. Had to indent my door lock and my wife had to sit behind for 2 weeks...
7 Aug 2009
kkchai Weird?! Why VW market with same 1.4 TSI and 1.4 Twin Charger yet different for 10k? Any spec different between two? I still can't different it...
7 Aug 2009
Jarvis even thought the acronym "TSI" is shared and both are 1.4 litre engine
block, the two engine are different.

the base TSI only comes with a turbocharger while the 1.4 twincharger TSI comes with ...
8 Aug 2009
eugn86 Ya, turbocharged 1.4 produces 122bhp, twin-charged 1.4 produces 160bhp. Anyway, i still think the new Golf is ugly.
13 Aug 2009
pass09

hvnt been to VW showroom for a long long time,,will pop by tomorow and check out this Golf. Any good saleperson whom i can approach?
13 Aug 2009
azfar oh, just say oneshift.com introduced you. hahaha!
=D
13 Aug 2009
JRC
U.S.: New Suzuki Kizashi

Kizashi concept series culminates with world introduction of all-new Suzuki sport sedan.

American Suzuki Motor Corp. (ASMC) takes a bold step forward today. Known primar...

1 Aug 2009
Jarvis very impressively designed...the rear is so expressive and fluid...
1 Aug 2009
eugn86 erm, i feel the rear design is a bit messy and in-cohesive. lol... to each his own.
1 Aug 2009
wind79 The rear exhaust looks sleek!
1 Aug 2009
Yadi nice design wonder we will have it in singapore....the interior look too simple
2 Aug 2009
torrid94 Wonder how much it will cost..hmm??
2 Aug 2009
sumo
Wow! Nice car from Suzuki. Guess it's a whole new generation of designers!
4 Aug 2009
Musings - The Alfa Romeo brand

"Alfa Romeos are a rare sight on Singapore roads. Heck, even the chance of seeing a Porsche on the road is four times more likely compared to an Alfa these days. Th...

7 Oct 2008
neutral Alfa Romeo is like a gorgeous lady with a big mold on her face. Everything nice except the ugly offset licence plate.

Personally I was put off by the offset licence plate. The word is "Imperfect...
7 Oct 2008
Mirage77 The reason for that is because some countries abroad don't require number plates on the front, only the back.

And how can an artist's hand be stifled by the placement of a number plate? Form ove...
22 Jun 2009
Road Test - Peugeot 107 1.0 (A)

One of the most lovable thing on wheels gets a facelift to keep it fresh. Being a small car with premium pricing, how can the 107 attract its targeted market? Well...

28 May 2009
Jarvis toyota argo!
28 May 2009
genes I can lay testament to the fun drive of this car. It's just going back to basics - lightweight and 3 cylinder engine makes the drive an unadulterated affair.
28 May 2009
azfar Jarvis, Toyota Aygo you mean?
=D
29 May 2009
JRC
2010 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo

The BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo combines the features of a prestige saloon, a modern, versatile Sports Activity Vehicle, and a classic Gran Turismo in a brand-new st...

23 May 2009
neutral Nice!!
23 May 2009
genes What is this? Another mixed breed? Sure gonna be heavy like an SUV and with BMW trying to make it athletic. I think it looks nice though, and i think most ppl will want it. Lovely engines i have to...
23 May 2009
LMLP640 I want a merc more over this anytime
23 May 2009
Jarvis the front looks damn weird...like a warthog or sth...
24 May 2009
Road Test - Mazda 3 2.0 (A)

We're pretty sure it will be the next volume seller. After all, it already has a strong fanbase and willing upgraders anticipating its arrival. But what's so good abou...

8 May 2009
furyhawk less than 12 seconds is damm slow for the spec!
8 May 2009
Jarvis i prefer the current MZ3 to this new one....the front doesn't go down well with me
8 May 2009
jeng THREE WORDS NO ACTUALLY TWO; CRAZY PRICE
9 May 2009
jeng wonder why they dun bring in Mazdaspeed3. Hell i would rush into their showroom if they did so.
9 May 2009
azfar have to agree with you jeng...bring in the Mazdaspeed3!!!
9 May 2009
ic3boi wah.. 1.6 engine wif 148bhp, got put wrongly not.
13 May 2009
ic3boi or izzit jus the engine code MZR 1.6
13 May 2009
Pippo
the list price is not accurate....must take off ard 11k for over trade..tat's the real price
21 May 2009
azfar


Quote:
"Formerly posted by Pippo:
the list price is not accurate....must take off ard 11k for over trade..tat's the real price"




Yes, that's the promotion Mazda Motors is having for thos...
21 May 2009
Pippo


Quote:
"Formerly posted by azfar:



Quote:
"Formerly posted by Pippo:
the list price is not accurate....must take off ard 11k for over trade..tat's the real price"




Yes, that's the ...
21 May 2009
Guide - On-track driving

Been wanting to drive your car on the track? Before you do so, you might want to read C.K's fuss-free, easy to understand driving guide...

5 May 2009
kkchai Agree!
11 May 2009
mj


Quote:
"Formerly posted by ifconfig: mj! mj! vote for mj to be the organiser


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I wanted to help too ... but not now ... my 2nd one poping out soon .... and will be quite tied down with ...
12 May 2009
kkchai Hope 1S will have a monthly or twice a month for happy tracking...
12 May 2009
mj


Quote:
"Formerly posted by kkchai: Hope 1S will have a monthly or twice a month for happy tracking...
"





Wah too shiong lah !

Too much car maintenance and tyres changes required ... unless...
12 May 2009
kkchai Haha!

Hunt those company who will launch new tyre... We help them to promo, market and ad... give us free tyre...

If it does really happen... DREAMING>>> =P
12 May 2009
ifconfig


Quote:
"Formerly posted by mj:



Quote:
"Formerly posted by ifconfig: mj! mj! vote for mj to be the organiser


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I wanted to help too ... but not now ... my 2nd one poping out soon ...
13 May 2009
mj


Quote:
"Formerly posted by ifconfig:



Quote:
"Formerly posted by mj:



Quote:
"Formerly posted by ifconfig: mj! mj! vote for mj to be the organiser


"





I wanted to help too ......
13 May 2009
azfar Guys,

I usually head up to Pasir Gudang once a month with some of my Johorean friends to track. PM me if you're keen to join us, how's that?
13 May 2009
ifconfig mj, sad to say i'm not involved. last year tried but due to my olympic commitments, i had to give it a miss.

azfar, perhaps you can post your monthly PG trackdays in here, so that any interested pa...
14 May 2009
azfar sounds good...will keep everyone posted!
16 May 2009
(Reporting from Shanghai) - Auto Shanghai 2009

The Ed flew over to Shanghai to give you the scoop on what's new, and what's boo at Auto Shanghai 2009 - one of the auto industry's most important s...

22 Apr 2009
Quaigon More pictures please!
23 Apr 2009
peaceracer OMG, that really looks like a Rolls Royce.
24 Apr 2009
mj Share the babes pictures too
24 Apr 2009
mj Quote:
"Formerly posted by ifconfig:
for you, mj...

"

Nice ... but I prefer those that are shot by oneshift :P
25 Apr 2009
azfar hi guys,

by popular demand, i've added three pages worth of photos...of the babes of course.

and it starts here - http://oneshift.com/articles/article.php?artid=473&pageid=6

enjoy!
27 Apr 2009
mj Azfar,

What about those you to took at the backtage area ... heehee .. comeon share them as well :P
28 Apr 2009
azfar mj,

simi backstage? don't have lar...*hides hard disk*
:)
28 Apr 2009
mj Quote:
"Formerly posted by azfar:
mj,

simi backstage? don't have lar...*hides hard disk*
:)"

whahahaha ... dun be a Edison hor :P
28 Apr 2009
azfar err...he copied me, actually. haha!
:D
28 Apr 2009
This is an open discussion for the news Pricing released for 2010 Mazda 3 (U.S)

"In an economy where value-for-dollar is more important than ever, the all-new 2010 Mazda 3 proves that good things...

21 Feb 2009
Blackseal Just hope the SG bound cars are priced competitively...
21 Mar 2009
This is an open discussion for the news Now it looks even uglier...

"At its official public stand in Geneva, the BMW Group is displaying a BMW X3 xDrive20d emergency rescue vehicle.

This is the f...

28 Feb 2009
LMLP640 I would still prefer the volvo police used by the british police
1 Mar 2009
neutral Ugly or not is not important, this is an Emergency Rescue Vehicle, so practicability is important.

You will appreciate it when you are in trouble and this is the vehicle that is coming to save...
2 Mar 2009
This is an open discussion for the news Facelifted Volvo S80 set for 2010

"The refreshed Volvo S80 - first class exclusiveness and driving properties

The refreshed Volvo S80 is the result of an i...

28 Feb 2009
LMLP640 Finally it had a face lift after so long
28 Feb 2009
Bentley Announces Increase in UK Prices

"Decision driven by the falling value of Sterling

The continued weakness of Sterling against the Euro, has forced Bentley Motors to increase the price of ...

28 Feb 2009
LMLP640 Glad to hear oversea price won't change in the near future
28 Feb 2009
This is an open discussion for the news Exiga heads down under

"Subaru today confirmed the innovative and versatile EXIGA All-Wheel Drive wagon will join its Australian line-up later this year.

U...

28 Feb 2009
This is an open discussion for the news European Premiere of New Toyota Prius

"The new planet hugger from Toyota will debut in Geneva.

The world's most advanced mainstream passenger car, Prius st...

28 Feb 2009
This is an open discussion for the news Lotus Omnivore Flex-Fuel Engine Concept to debut

"Lotus reveals flex-fuel engine concept to maximise fuel efficiency when running on renewable fuels or gaso...

27 Feb 2009
LMLP640 Something similar to the volvo DRIVe system?
27 Feb 2009

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