SG Hitch, a Telegram-Based Carpooling Service to Rival GrabHitch

Car News

SG Hitch is a Telegram group that serves as a link between drivers and hitchers to provide a more affordable alternative to other carpooling services such as GrabHitch. Continue reading

More Complaints Received by Traffic Police About Bad Behaviour on the Roads

Car News

There has been an increase in the number of reports sent in to Traffic Police by members of the public with regards to bad behaviour by drivers while behind the wheel. Continue reading

March 2019 COE Results: Quota Premiums for Cars on the Rise

Car News

The Quota Premium for cars appears to be on the rise. In the first bidding exercise for March 2019, Cat A closed at $26,309, Cat B finished at $36,961, and Cat E ended at $37,620. Continue reading

Motorist Shake & Win: Win Attractive Prizes, Including a Year’s Worth of Free Petrol

Car News

Motorist is excited to announce the start of its Shake & Win contest. Win attractive prizes just by shaking your phone daily at 12pm. Prizes include luxury car rentals, branded car cameras and a year’s worth of free petrol. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 28

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In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature drivers who ended up driving on the wrong side of the road, a tailgating Mercedes driver and a speeding lorry driver that caused a multi-vehicle collision. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 27

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In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature motorcyclists encountering reckless drivers resulting in terrible consequences and a truck that almost ran down a cyclist at a traffic junction. Continue reading

Budget 2019: Diesel Duty Doubles to 20 Cents a Litre at the Pumps, a Good Move?

Car News

The speech on Singapore’s 2019 budget included an increase in diesel duty to 20 cents a litre, up from 10 cents previously. At the same time, the annual Special Tax for diesel taxis and cars will go down. Continue reading

Higher Fines for Motorists, Pedestrians and Cyclists Among Reviews to Traffic Laws

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On Thursday (21 Feb), MHA announced a set of changes to the Road Traffic Act. Under these changes, motorists, pedestrians and cyclists found guilty of traffic offences will get bigger fines. Continue reading

More Car Owners Opted to Extend Their COEs in 2018

Car News

In 2018, a record number of car owners chose to extend their car’s COE instead of scrapping and buying a new car. Last year, 37,114 COEs were extended past the 10-year mark, making it a 20% jump from 2017. Continue reading

February 2019 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Premiums for Cars on the Rise, End Mostly Higher

Car News

For the 2nd bidding exercise for February 2019, COE results for cars all ended higher. Cat A, Cat B and Cat E ended at $26,301, $35,403 and $36,667 respectively. Continue reading

Newton Circus Roundabout: What’s All The Fuss About?

Car Guides

Most Singaporean drivers would have driven through the infamous Newton Circus roundabout at least once before. So, we wondered, what does it take to clear Singapore’s busiest roundabout safely? Continue reading

5 Romantic Spots for Valentine’s Day Best Accessed by Car

Car Guides

With Valentine’s Day just a few days away, here are a list of places for couples with a car to go to for a quiet, romantic Valentine’s Day celebration away from the cliché hotspots. Continue reading

February 2019 COE Results: Car Premiums End Mostly Higher in Latest Bidding Exercise

Car News

For the 1st bidding exercise for February 2019, COE results ended mostly higher for cars. Cat A closed at $25,689, Cat B rose to $34,509, while Cat E ended at $35,310. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 26

Car News

In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature more motorcyclists getting into trouble, a van without auto locks on the door and a Mercedes driver jumping a red light. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 25

Car News

In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature some more red light jumpers, drivers who change lanes without checking for traffic and a Taxi driver reversing on an expressway. Continue reading

The Best and Worst Times to Drive to Malaysia This CNY

Car Guides

With Chinese New Year just next week, we thought we take a look at past traffic trends and try to figure out when are the best and worst times to drive to Malaysia during this festive period. Continue reading

Top 3 Reasons Why Defensive Driving Is Really Important

Car Advice

No one wants to have an automobile accident. That is why defensive driving is really important. With defensive driving, you will know to operate your vehicle in the event of accident or emergency. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 24

Car News

In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature some red light jumpers, a reckless motorcyclist and a driver who makes illegal U-turns with little care for following motorists. Continue reading

Tribecar Launches Car Rental Service for New Drivers Under 23

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Singapore car rental start-up Tribecar, famous for its rates being as low as $2 an hour, has launched a new car rental service for new drivers under the age of 23. Continue reading

How to Declutter Your Car Like Marie Kondo

Car Guides

We are taking a look at how Marie Kondo's tips for decluttering your home, popularised by her Netflix show, ‘Tidying Up with Marie Kondo’, can help you declutter and tidy up your car. Continue reading