BMW crashes into Lamborghini: Before and after

Speed is addictive, which may explain why the owner of this Lamborghini Murcielago decided to tussle with a BMW M5 as they both left the 2011 SuperGT race at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia this afternoon. As these exclusive before-and-after photos show, the Lambo loses. » 6/19/11 10:32pm 6/19/11 10:32pm

Jeremy Clarkson's Most Hated Car Fails As Armored-Car Heist Getaway…

The three robbers in Saujana Impian, Malaysia, had almost all the details worked out for the perfect crime. Almost » 9/30/08 2:00pm 9/30/08 2:00pm. They did pretty well with the part involving the hijacking of an armored Toyota van carrying cash for ATMs. And the getaway? Flawless! Then, however, the weak link in their scheme made itself known;…

Mooove Over, Malaysian Thieves Crash Car With Stolen Cow In The Back…

If you're like us, you read the New Straits Times religiously. You therefore may have noticed a piece in today's issue about a couple of would-be cattle rustlers that managed to get an adult cow in the back seat of a mid-sized sedan before a group of villagers in the area noticed. When the villagers did finally realize … » 1/24/08 3:15pm 1/24/08 3:15pm

Two China-Built Lotus Models in the Offing

While protons may be absolutely essential subatomic bits of your joe-schmoe lotus, who knew that Proton was planning to diversify and outsource its Hethel acquisition's creations? But Malaysia's Proton is doing just that, giving China's Jinhua Neoplan the go-ahead to build two Lotus models, which may be the Europa and… » 8/08/07 10:00pm 8/08/07 10:00pm

¡Vaya Con Vios! Or, Er, The Loch Ness Monster

If you are a Malaysian sort and find yourself jogging the edge of Loch Ness, a word of warning to all y'all, even if you're roughly a micron-sized percentage of a pinch of our readership — you may end up owning a Toyota Vios. Or being consumed by a controversial lake creature. Your choice, really. [Thanks to Tiffany… » 8/06/07 5:27pm 8/06/07 5:27pm

MG 7 Ready For Export Soon

Malaysia, Russia and Britain could be seeing the reborn MG on their roads as soon as the second half of next year. Nanjing Auto — who plucked the marque from a cluster of classic British brands that never truly recovered from the British Leyland debacle — claims that they've passed UK emissions testing and are ready to … » 6/25/07 3:15pm 6/25/07 3:15pm

The Rain In Sepang Smokes Pole: Switzerland's Jani Loses To German…

After Neel Jani took the pole yesterday and turned it into a win during the sprint race this morning, the race gods decided they'd had quite enough Swiss dominance for one weekend — opening the heavens up half an hour before the start of the feature race, forcing a start behind the pace safety (damn this silly… » 11/26/06 3:58pm 11/26/06 3:58pm

Nevermind The Neutrality In Sepang: Swiss Steal Pole Position From New …

A1GP qualifying results are in from Sepang, and A1 Team Switzerland's Neel Jani's sealed his second straight pole position in the Malaysian Grand Prix, beating out Kiwi Jonny Reid and the highly-precise German racer Nico H lkenberg by only two tenths of a second. Team USA's Philip Giebler came in at the middle of the… » 11/25/06 8:48pm 11/25/06 8:48pm