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

For Drivers: 10 Car-Related Products to Buy this Black Friday

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Black Friday brings along some of the biggest deals both in-stores and online once a year. So, with Black Friday just a day away, we compiled a list of 10 car products that are worth buying. 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

The 8 Different Types of Car Enthusiasts in Singapore

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From carpark guys to regulars at the Sepang International Circuit up north, there are many different types of car enthusiasts in Singapore. The question is, which one are you? 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

​LTA SingPass Vehicle Transfer and Deregistration: A Step-by-Step Guide

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Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to perform LTA vehicle-related transactions with your SingPass. Transaction Pins (TPINs) will no longer be necessary from 26 November 2018. 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

4 Reasons Why a Waterless Car Wash is the Best Way to Keep Your Car Clean

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A clean car is a happy car, but is gallons of water the only method to wash your car? Here are 4 benefits of a waterless car wash, and why it just might be the best way to keep your vehicle clean. 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

7 Reasons Not To Buy A Car In Singapore

Motorist Car Advice

In this article, we take a look at 7 reasons why you should reconsider buying a car in Singapore. Reasons include high down payments, high depreciation, and the fact that cars aren’t a necessity. Continue reading

10 Unlucky Number Plates that Will Make You Go ‘Suay Lah’

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Last week, we featured 10 auspicious number plates. This week, we feature 10 unlucky number plates you might want to avoid in 2019 if you are superstitious. 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

John Car News

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

8 Car Care Tips Every Responsible Car Owner Should Know

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Our cars are one of our most treasured possessions. And like any treasured possession, we need to take good care of it. In this article, we highlight 8 car care tips every responsible car owners should know. 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

10 Auspicious Number Plates that Will Make You Go ‘Huat Ah’

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Getting a new car for the new year? Here are 10 auspicious number plates that will bring you good luck in 2019. These numbers were chosen for how they sound like in Mandarin and its various dialects. Continue reading