The Singapore Motorshow returns

The Singapore Motorshow returns

SINGAPORE — Here’s a heads-up for petrol-heads: If you still don’t know, the Singapore Motorshow will make its return to the motoring scene next week. Presented by Motor Traders...

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Golf for beginners

Kuantan, Malaysia — Golfing may be a yuppie activity, but in Volkswagen’s view, there is a Golf for everyone. While the sporty Golf R tops the range, Volkswagen Singapore will...

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Volkswagen Golf R's poetry in 4Motion

Some hot hatches seem to look the part, but suffer from one basic problem: Too much hatch, not enough hot. Thankfully, there are no such worries with the new Golf R, which not...

Gallery: Bangkok to Big Mountain

Bangkok to Big Mountain

Bangkok’s Siam Paragon mega mall was the most Instagram-ed place of 2013, probably due to its status as a focal point for the recent protests in Thailand’s capital.

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Audi S3: Out of the ballpark

SINGAPORE — The previous Audi S3 was a niche player. It had lots of power, Audi’s signature all-wheel drive and decent handling, but was out-gunned and undercut by its close...

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Optimal cruise

Singapore — The Kia Optima K5 made a big impression when it was launched in 2011. For one thing, it was leagues ahead of the car it replaced here, the Kia Magentis, a by-the...

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Shoestring mods

Improving your ride needn’t cost you an arm and a leg — even if the car did. Here are five ways to improve the performance of your car, all for less than S$500.