96-year-old US car successfully restored

The museum restored an air-cooled engine and the body of a 1918 Franklin Series 9. -The Japan News

Leading global automakers will showcase more than 1,100 vehicles at Beijing auto show next week. -AFP
BMW Korea unveiled a bigger, faster and more high-tech version of its iconic Mini hatchback. -Korea Herald/ANN
Carmaker aims to sell 7 millionth unit with new model. -Korea Herald/ANN
SCDF issued an advisory on preventing and handling vehicle fires after a taxi burst into flames on Saturday. -ST
Distributor pushing for electric quadricycle to be placed in a new COE category or have it classified as a motorcycle. -MyPaper
Italian government austerity drive. -TNP
Data shows that in 2013 the 10 best-selling cars achieved total sales of 2,871,700 units. -China Daily/ANN
MPVs are supposed to be steady, solid and safe, with space being the key theme. -sgCarMart
Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs). They set minds thinking - what is the whole point about these tall, clunky cars? -sgCarMart
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) is understood to be mulling over how to classify this diminutive Renault. -MyPaper