Cars

Gallery: Seen but not herd

Seen but not herd

SINGAPORE — Chances are, if you want to impress the neighbours, driving a new Volkswagen home will do it. And if it doesn’t, you must live in a pretty fancy neighbourhood.

A kind of magic

A kind of magic

SINGAPORE — Sci-fi author Arthur C Clarke famously coined three adages, which became known as Clarke’s Laws. The third “law” is probably the most applicable to our age: Any...

When less is more: Suzuki’s Vitara

When less is more: Suzuki’s Vitara

SINGAPORE — Rising prices for Certificates Of Entitlement (COEs) got you down? They should. Last week the premium for a Category A COE climbed 14.1 per cent to S$53,694, causing...

Gallery: Cars worth 
      waiting 
for

Cars worth waiting 
for

SINGAPORE — This year has been an interesting one for petrolheads so far. After the fanfare of the Singapore Motor Show in January, the industry has been kept busy by a...

Gallery: Electric dreams

Electric dreams

HWASEONG (SOUTH KOREA) — What can a minute-long drive of a car tell you about it? Not much, but perhaps it can say a lot about the people who built it.

It’s good to be Jade-d

It’s good to be Jade-d

Singapore — For the better part of its history, Honda has been known for its engines. They have always been naturally-aspirated (that is, not using super/ turbocharging), high...

New Audi A5 family hits the road

New Audi A5 family hits the road

Audi has launched its new A5 coupe and, as with most things Audi, the new model is longer, lighter, more efficient and offers more load-lugging ability than the outgoing model....