The “new” Proton Perdana – it’s Clobbering Time!

Dec 13, 13 The “new” Proton Perdana – it’s Clobbering Time!

Posted by in Cars, Sales and Marketing Rants

. Recently, there was an article published in the Malaysian Insider on 12 December 2013 written by one Norzafry Norhalim talking about Proton being subjected to extreme criticism after they handed-over “new” Proton Perdana which is essentially a rebadged 8th Generation Honda Accord. If you have not, here is the...

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What’s this thing about Perodua issuing recalls for Myvis?

Earlier this week, the Malaysian Reserve paper reports that the car might be recalled in the near future to fix certain issues relating to the drive shaft (article found HERE). Perodua has since denied that there will be such a recall saying they suspended production only for a day after discovering some parts of the car is not...

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Bank Negara to set new rules in car loans?

Aug 21, 13 Bank Negara to set new rules in car loans?

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. So everyone is talking about the rumored 7-year-maximum loan tenure (instead of 9 years) and buyers need to fork out at least 20% deposit and banks can only give a maximum of 80% loan effective 1st September 2013. So far, it’s all just talk with no visual evidence of it being official …. mainly I heard from a friend...

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The fuss about new car prices ….

Jun 28, 13 The fuss about new car prices ….

Posted by in Cars, Sales and Marketing Rants

. The government has done a really good job recently …. they’ve got almost every online and above-the-line media talking about the new car price policy ….. and how they should report to everyone that the public should not expect car prices to drop anytime soon and should just continue to buy cars like one normally...

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A tale of two b*tches

Mar 26, 13 A tale of two b*tches

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. You’d have to be living in some remote kampung with no internet access of any kind if you’ve not heard of a certain patisserie in Bangsar that has managed to irritate probably half the world by calling its customer a bitch. Heck, if there was a devil who wanted to corrupt mankind by influencing them into thinking...

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Automobiles CITROEN appoints Naza Group as its exclusive distributor – what we can expect in 2013

Jan 03, 13 Automobiles CITROEN appoints Naza Group as its exclusive distributor – what we can expect in 2013

Posted by in Cars, Citroën, Sales and Marketing Rants

. Now, this may be a day old but as of 1 January 2013, Citroën has ditched Brooklands Motors in favor of Naza Euro Motors, a subsidiary of the Naza Group, as the official distributor for the Citroen brand in Malaysia. For a brand that’s over 90 years old, the Citroën marque is no stranger to us with models such as the C3,...

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