Sharing In The Sharing Economy

THE CHANGES taking place in the automotive industry are manifold and impact different markets distinctly. In most markets, taxation imposes a heavy burden on the sticker price of cars. While...
Porsche Macan

Porsche Macan S In Electrifying Form

THE ANNOUNCEMENT that future models of the Porsche Macan will be all electric should spark the local Porsche community into action. Many Macan owners in Singapore would be living in landed property,...

A3 Sedan 1.0 TFSI — Pared Down Performer

IN THE push for greater efficiency, cars with small engines continue to do more than what they seem capable of. With turbocharging, the diminutive 1.2-litre, 3-cylinder engines are able to...
Ricky Tay Vollkswagen

Brand Not Important In Sharing Economy

WHILE THERE is a lot of talk about electric vehicles and autonomous vehicles, not everybody wants to go down the electric vehicle route, says Ricky Tay, Managing Director, Volkswagen...
Jeep Wrangler 2019

Jeep Wrangler Rolls The Past Forward

SOMETIMES form outperforms function. But that's okay, if the end result is justified and you can live with the inadequacies of the overall package. Car design is subject to a...

A Quietly Enganging Porsche

FOR THOSE who revel in the ritual of a Porsche engine firing up, will find the silence of the Panamera 4 E-Hybrid Sport Turismo unsettling. Despite the "Sport" in its name,...

The A6 That Almost Didn’t Make It

SOME unplanned offspring turn out to be blessings in disguise. So it was with the Audi A6, which started off as an unwanted child and developed into a bread-and-butter model...

A LEAF Into The Future

NISSAN is optimistic about the future of electric vehicles in Singapore. A Frost & Sullivan study conducted for the company in 2018 showed that despite the poor take up of...
Audi A4 2.0 TFSI quattro

Audi A4 Delivers A Refined Performance

AUDI'S big selling A4 model wows for its mix of zen and zing. In this day of sculpted SUVs, the styling on the A4 sedan is almost plain to bland....

RAV4 Bulks Up

TOYOTA'S fifth-generation RAV4 bulks up its form and enhances its presence. The test drive unit looks like a Smurf on steroids trying to impersonate the Incredible Hulk with its bulging...