Feature Articles (1130 listings)

Death by COE Cat B: Larger premiums work well to delineate luxury cars - unless they're not supposed to be luxury cars
22 Oct 2021
Caught in the arbitrary division between "non-luxury" and "luxury" labels, some middle-range models are feeling the pinch as Cat B COEs break the $80k barrier.
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Editorial Team, Design Team, Unsplash | 11,311 views | Features
After using a flip-phone in 'Hello', Adele's 'Easy On Me' video features a classic cassette player - in this classic car
18 Oct 2021
The British singer returns after six years with a gorgeously shot music video that once again pays homage to a time past, in more ways than one.
Mattheus Wee, Photos by BMW/YouTube, Columbia Records/YouTube, Design Team, Unsplash | 1,082 views | Features
M: Living with more than just a fast car
18 Oct 2021
With its ample functionality, inimitable dynamic capability, and undeniable heritage, the BMW M3 Competition proves that it's more than just a fast car.
Desmond Chan, Photos by Low Fai Ming | 2,982 views | Features
Cheapest vs most expensive: October 2021, Cai fan edition
14 Oct 2021
Is a car more than its badge? What exactly lies behind the numbers, and underneath the sheet metal of the thousands of cars you view weekly on sgCarMart?
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Design Team, Low Fai Ming, Newslink, Rolls-Royce | 12,614 views | Features
Is newer definitely better? Our two writers explore
08 Oct 2021
The facelifted Volkswagen Tiguan brings key visual and technology updates, but is newer necessarily always better? Our two writers find out.
Desmond Chan and Jeremy Chua, Photos by Low Fai Ming | 4,839 views | Features
The Volkswagen Tiguan - R you ready for the updates?
07 Oct 2021
The facelifted Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line is a hoot to drive on and off the road. Here's what you need to know before you decide to pull the trigger.
Julian Kho, Photos by Low Fai Ming | 5,260 views | Features
The probable sales gap between the 2016 and 2021 Vezels shows that car releases in Singapore are all about timing
07 Oct 2021
Arriving only 5 years later, and amidst changing market winds and a COE price resurgence, the latest Vezel stands little chance of replicating 2016's success.
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Low Faiming, Design Team, Newslink, SG Charts | 16,659 views | Features
Cat B COE continues upward rise, and supply for upcoming quarter expected to shrink significantly
05 Oct 2021
Fewer projected car deregistrations will lead to significant COE quota shrinkage in the upcoming quarter, which will continue to drive COE prices upward.
Desmond Chan, Photos by Editorial Team | 18,875 views | Features
5 for fighting: two different owners with two distinct expectations
04 Oct 2021
Where the BMW 5 Series excels in luxurious comfort and quality, the M5 Competition bleeds performance and excitement.
Desmond Chan, Photos by Low Fai Ming | 9,465 views | Features
Lamenting high COE prices will never go out of style, but we've already accepted our lot
30 Sep 2021
Singaporeans, an undyingly calculative bunch, have taken utility maximising and dollar-stretching to fascinating heights over the years in their car ownership.
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Editorial Team, Newslink | 17,089 views | Features
You're not supposed to get in the correct lane that early - or are you?
22 Sep 2021
Traffic scientists have argued that zipper merging improves traffic. From one (traffic-)illiterate Singaporean to another, we don't think it'll work here.
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Editorial Team, Design Team, NC State University, Newslink, SPF | 8,392 views | Features
Why on earth can't we take our eyes off of Tesla?
14 Sep 2021
Beyond its cool cars, tech-y glint and unorthodox operation model, Tesla's growth is a masterclass in headline-grabbing - often, through controversy.
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Editorial Team, Design Team, Manufacturer, Unsplash, Twitter | 10,529 views | Features
It's not just Kia: Why is everyone so desperate recently to announce new logos?
10 Sep 2021
Love it or hate it, Kia's latest logo is an already more daring re-visualisation compared to the seemingly inane updates we've seen from other carmakers.
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Low Fai Ming, Design Team, Manufacturers, Unsplash | 17,700 views | Features
Audi Grandsphere: Here's what you should know about it
03 Sep 2021
The Audi Grandsphere is the second model in the brand's trio of 'Sphere' all-electric concepts and it resembles a sleek four-door saloon.
Julian Kho | 4,320 views | Features
Teslas may be a lifestyle - but so what?
02 Sep 2021
Two years ago, criticism of Tesla for promoting a lifestyle instead of climate solutions was, itself, criticised. We wonder though: Why can't both be true?
Mattheus Wee, Photos by Editorial Team, Newslink | 9,521 views | Features