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Kia’s Sportage offers plenty of standard equipment in an attractive package. Photo: Big Fish
Kia’s Sportage offers plenty of standard equipment in an attractive package. Photo: Big Fish
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Sporting chance

May 28
This handsome crossover offers plenty of car for the money, but can it convince people to take a fresh look at the manufacturer?
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Sporting chance

SINGAPORE — The problem with Kia, and perhaps with Korean cars in general, is that driving one makes some people here suspect that you couldn’t afford a Japanese car. Can the...

Gallery: All in Accord

All in Accord

SINGAPORE — Sedans are still the single most popular body type for cars sold in Singapore, accounting for 39 per cent of the market last year. The vast majority of those have to...

BMW tips its hat to the 2002 Turbo

BMW tips its hat to the 2002 Turbo

BMW’s Hommage cars have always been heavily body-kitted — occasionally outlandish — design studies that pay tribute to iconic cars from the Bavarian manufacturer’s past. The...

Gallery: rides of passage

Rides of passage

Choosing a new car can be daunting, but here are six machines that prove beginners have a great choice of what’s out there ranging from the normal to the quirky and super...

Gallery: Big is small

Big is small

Singapore — Driving a big SUV might be the automotive equivalent of being a bodybuilder. Everywhere you go, you’re reminded of the size of the thing, even if other people don’t...

Gallery: Mighty simple

Mighty simple

Singapore — In 2013, the car industry did a little diesel shuffle.

A loan again, naturally

A loan again, naturally

SINGAPORE — “In God we trust,” goes the old saying. “All others pay cash.” Thankfully, that doesn’t apply to cars, which can be financed.