In this edition of mRecap, we take a look at Singapore-Malaysia border reopening one month on, look at May's 2nd COE bidding and drive the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid!
In short, if you're looking for a condensed list of our weekly round-up, we have:
- Singapore-Malaysia Border Reopening - One Month On, Passport Wait Times, And More!
- May 2022 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Increases Across All Categories Except Cat A
- mReview: 2022 SEAT Ateca 1.4 TSI 8-Speed: An Even Safer Bet!
- mReview: Toyota RAV4 Hybrid - Ticking All The Right Boxes And More
- 2022 Volkswagen Touareg is a hidden luxury gem! | mReview
- It's Time To Adopt The Japanese Way Of Driving With The Motorist Code!
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In the hustle and bustle of city living, unbeknownst to us, the Singapore-Malaysian borders have already been open for more than a month. But just what, if anything, has changed since the initial announcement?
There were a few concerns amongst netizens when border restrictions were initially lifted. Will there be long queues at the land checkpoints? How about safety across the causeway? And, less pressingly, are my favourite eateries still in operation?
Want to know more? Click here to read on!
In the 2nd COE bidding exercise for May 2022, Cat A closed at $68,001, Cat B at $95,889, Cat C at $51,501, Cat D at $9,490 and Cat E at $95,901.
For more information, you can refer to the full article here!
We’ve reviewed most of SEAT’s catalogue and all their cars seem to offer great value for the mass market. But they may not be the most exciting to drive.
As you'd realistically expect - the CUPRA sub-brand exists for a reason. On the outside, it certainly restrained and conservative, having the exact external appearance as the pre-facelifted Ateca.
Though that’s not a bad thing; the mid-size SUV commands a good presence on the road with its muscular stature. Find out more pros of the car here!
Toyota’s new RAV4 Hybrid promises to bring the company’s eco-friendly technology to its insanely popular crossover SUV. Does it resonate well with the Singaporean car buyer, or does it miss the mark? We find out.
Ever since its debut into the Singapore market in the early 2000s, the RAV4 has enjoyed both commercial and critical success. Local buyers were enamoured with the SUV's versatile character, from its rugged design to its family-centric practical interior.
And now, Toyota is keeping up with the times by offering a more environmentally – and wallet – friendly hybrid variant of their best-selling SUV. Learn more about the car here!
You've probably never really seen a Volkswagen Touareg on the roads before and that is because most people are unaware that it exists. In the 2022 model, your right leg has 335bhp and 450Nm of torque at its disposal, coupled with all-wheel steering and its permanent all-wheel drive system dubbed 4MOTION. Ever wondered what living with the car is like? Click here to find out!
Have you missed that one last goodbye as a result of someone hogging the first lane? Don't you wish drivers here could just be a little more courteous? That's what we are trying to change with The Motorist Code!
Road courtesy shouldn't be rocket science - do this to pledge your allegiance!
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