Malaysia’s Touch ‘n Go to Test Out New RFID System in September

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Touch ‘n Go will be testing out a new radio frequency identification (RFID) system for toll payments in Malaysia. The pilot testing for the public will start on 3 September 2018.Continue reading

​Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 7

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Errant cam owners and several reckless drivers make up this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week. Make sure you don't follow in their example!Continue reading

August 2018 COE Results: Car Premiums on the Upswing

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COE premiums for cars continue to rise for the latest bidding exercise in August 2018. On the otherhand, Goods vehicles, buses and motorcycles see a slight drop in COE prices.Continue reading

​Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 6

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In this week’s episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, several reckless drivers were caught on camera beating the red light.Continue reading

​8 YouTube Channels for Car Lovers to Follow

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For car enthusiasts who need their daily dose of awesome automotive video content, here are 8 car YouTube channels to follow.Continue reading

​July 2018 COE Results 2nd Bidding: COE Prices for Cars on the Rise

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COE prices for cars, including those in the Open category, appear to be on the rise, ending the recent downward trend that started in May 2018.Continue reading

COE Quota for August to October 2018 to be Increased

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The Certificate of Entitlement (COE) quota for August to October 2018 will be increased to 27,683—an average of 9,225 a month.Continue reading

7 Reasons Why Singaporean Drivers Will Love the New Motorist App

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Learn more about the features of the new Motorist App and see how it can benefit you in your daily drive. Features of this car app include live-traffic cameras, real-time road updates, and your personal AutoConcierge Assistant.Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 5

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In this week’s episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature two out-of-control vans, two reckless drivers, and one errant taxi driver.Continue reading

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Singapore Roads?

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Fancy yourself an experienced driver? Take our quiz and test your knowledge of Singapore roads. Be warned though, some of these questions are rather tough.Continue reading

July 2018 COE Results: Cat A and B Fall to $25,000 and $31,000 Respectively

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COE prices continue to fall in the latest bidding exercise for July 2018, as Cat A and B record their lowest prices in over eight years.Continue reading

12 Things Unique to Singaporean Drivers

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From taking down licence plate numbers at accidents to placing pandan leaves in our cars, here are 12 things that are unique to Singaporean drivers.Continue reading

​Say Goodbye to Jams at JB Customs: Toll Charges to Only be Paid When Leaving Malaysia

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Singaporeans who frequently drive to Malaysia via the Johor Bahru Customs, Immigration and Quarantine Complex (CIQ) will soon only need to pay toll charges when exiting the country.Continue reading

​Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 4

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Several accidents and near-accidents​ were captured in this week’s episode of Inconsiderate Drivers. Remember to drive carefully, and exercise patience and vigilance on the road.Continue reading

​June 2018 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Premiums Drop Even Further, Lowest in 8 Years

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COE premiums for cars, including those in the Open category, fell to their lowest in 8 years in the latest bidding exercise for June 2018.Continue reading

Malaysia Automated Clearance System (MACS) Pass Applications Suspended Until Further Notice

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If you’re planning to apply for the Malaysia Automated Clearance System (MACS) Pass to travel to Malaysia, tough luck. Applications for it has been suspended until further notice.Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 3

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Another week, another group of inconsiderate drivers. This week's episode is a reminder on why patience is an important virtue on the road.Continue reading

​Trump-Kim Summit: Road Blocks, Vehicle Screenings to be Enforced in Several Areas

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Road blocks, including screenings of people and vehicles, will be enforced at Trump-Kim Summit venues, as well as the areas and roads surrounding them.Continue reading

June 2018 COE Results: Premiums at their Lowest for 2018

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COE premiums continue to decline in the 1st bidding exercise for June 2018. All categories, except Cat C, have recorded their lowest price for 2018.Continue reading

​‘Lane Collapse’ Along Lornie Road, Traffic at a Standstill

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Cracks have formed along Lornie Road, going towards Farrer Road. Traffic is currently at a standstill. Stay tuned as this story develops.Continue reading