Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 18

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In this week’s episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature a queue cutter, a possible insurance scammer and as a bonus, an extremely brave motorcyclist. Continue reading

Singapore Petrol Price Comparison: December 2018

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Here are the latest petrol prices in Singapore for December 2018. The figures here reflect the latest petrol prices across the different petrol companies in Singapore. Continue reading

December 2018 COE Results: Quota Premiums End Lower in Latest Tender

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The results for the first COE bidding exercise for December 2018 are in. Premiums are mostly down, with the premiums for Cat A and B are $23,568​ and $31,001​ respectively, while Cat E closed at $30,851​. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 17

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In Episode 17 of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature a self-entitled parking lot stealer, a dangerous tailgater. and a driver crashing into the pedestrian walkway. Continue reading

Go-Jek Launches Beta App in Singapore Ahead of Official Launch Early 2019

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Indonesian ride-hailing company Go-Jek has released a beta app for Singaporean users, ahead of its official launch early next year. Continue reading

Here’s A Sneak Peek at the New Mazda3 2019

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The new Mazda3 2019 will be unveiled to the public on 28 November 2018 at the LA Auto Show. The Mazda3 has always been a popular car in Singapore. Continue reading

Survey: One in Two Singaporean Drivers Feel Roads Are Less Safe Than Before

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A survey done by AXA say almost one in two drivers feel that roads in Singapore are not as safe as they were three years ago. Continue reading

November 2018 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Quota Premiums End Lower in Latest Tender

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In the 2nd bidding exercise for November 2018, COE results ended mostly lower across the board. The premiums for Cat A and B are $25,000 and $31,101 respectively, while Cat E closed at $30,959​. Continue reading

TADA Attracts Private-Hire Riders Looking for Lower Fares

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With Grab’s prices skyrocketing during peak periods, commuters seek alternatives with lower fares and shorter waiting times. TADA is one example, with lower prices compared to Grab. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 16

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For Episode 16 of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature drivers who failed to keep a lookout for other road users and pedestrians. One desperate taxi driver was also caught on camera. Continue reading

TADA Launches a New Taxi Booking Service with Zero Commission for Drivers

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Blockchain-based ride hailing app TADA adds new taxi booking services to its platform in order to keep up with the increasingly competitive ride-hailing market in Singapore. Continue reading

ERP Rates to be Reduced During December 2018 School Holidays

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This December’s school holidays, drivers will get to enjoy lower Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) rates. The decrease in ERP prices range from 50 cents to a dollar. Continue reading

Johor Looks to Start Construction of Third Link Next Year

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Johor Chief Minister Osman Sapian reportedly said that Malaysia plans to start construction on the Third Link, connecting Malaysia and Singapore, in 2019. Continue reading

LTA to Test New Guardrails in a Bid to Improve Road Safety

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New guardrails are being deployed as a trial by the Land Transport Authority (LTA). Called rolling barriers, it works by converting the shockwaves to rotational energy when a vehicle hits them. Continue reading

LTA to Cease Hardcopy Letters for Motoring-Related Transactions

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From as early as June 2019, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will cease hardcopy letters for motoring-related transactions. This is part of Singapore’s push to become a “Smart Nation”. Continue reading

November 2018 COE Results: Increased Quota Premium for Cat A and B

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The first COE bidding exercise for November 2018 has concluded. Quota premiums for Cat A and B rose by $2,643 and $1,000 respectively. Cat E dropped by $900. Continue reading

​New Punggol Link Road Opens Early, Connects to KPE and TPE

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A new link road connecting Punggol Central to the KPE and TPE (PIE) will open a year ahead of schedule, on 25 November 2018. Continue reading

Subaru Recalls 400,000 Cars Worldwide over Two Faulty Parts, Singapore Included

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Subaru announced a global recall of approximately 400,000 cars over two faulty parts. About 100 cars in Singapore are affected by this recall. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 15

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In this week’s episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature several impatient drivers who can’t seem to follow basic traffic rules. A young man was also caught flipping the bird on camera. Continue reading

Singapore Petrol Price Comparison: November 2018

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These are the latest petrol prices in Singapore for November 2018. The prices provided here reflect the latest prices across the different petrol companies in Singapore. Continue reading