Dato’ Sri Haji Syed Zainal Abidin resigns from Proton

Shah Alam, 29 May 2012 – Proton Holdings Berhad (Proton) today wishes to confirm the resignation of Dato’ Sri Haji Syed Zainal Abidin Syed Mohamed Tahir as the Group Managing Director of Proton Holdings Berhad, effective 4 July 2012.

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New 408

Shah Alam, 21 May 2012 – Nasim Sdn Bhd, today launched the new locally assembled Peugeot 408 targeted at the big volume C-segment of the Malaysian market.

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Volvo’s 3rd Fuelwatch Challenge

Kuala Lumpur, 16 May 2012 – Volvo Malaysia’s annual Fuelwatch Challenge has helped put Malaysian truckers on the global map for the past two years, pitting our local champions against the world’s best truck drivers. Back for the third time, Volvo Malaysia is again conducting a nationwide search for the best Malaysian trucker to represent the country in the Global Drivers Fuel Challenge by Volvo Trucks to be held in Australia later this year.

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Entrepreneur wins ‘Test Drive & Win’ contest

Kuala Lumpur, 16 May 2012 – Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd (ETCM) announced today Normizah Binti Omar, an entrepreneur as the winner for its third round of ‘Test Drive & Win’ campaign. She walked away with a Nissan Teana that is worth RM141,015.30 during the draw session.

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Continental acquires outstanding shares of its Malaysian tire business

Kuala Lumpur, 14 May 2012. Continental, one of the leading international automotive suppliers and the world’s fourth largest tire manufacturer, has acquired the outstanding 30% of the shares of Continental Sime Tyre Sdn. Bhd. from its Joint Venture partner Sime Darby Allied Products Berhad. Continental Sime Tyre Sdn. Bhd. has now become a fully owned subsidiary of Continental Corporation and will be renamed as Continental Tyre Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. The transaction underlines the long term interest and the commitment of Continental to ASEAN and to the Asia Pacific Region.

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Improved Lexus RX

Petaling Jaya – 9 May, 2012 – Lexus Malaysia today officially introduced the improved version of the Lexus RX, a crossover vehicle that created popularity in the Large Luxury Sports Utility Vehicle (SUVs) segment. The new improved Lexus RX marks as the second Lexus model which continue to refine the ‘L-Finesse’ design philosophy by debuting the latest interpretation of the new Lexus “spindle grille” that was first seen on the all-new Lexus GS, which was launched in March 2012. 

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New UMW Toyota facility

Klang, 4 May 2012 – The Body and Paint center at Bukit Raja, Klang has started its operation on 2 May 2012. The new 5.7 acres facility is currently equipped with 42 work bays and 4 paint booths, which fully complies with the standards set by Toyota Motor Corporation Japan, and has a repair capacity of 6,150 units per year.

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