launches AIR, a monthly trade publication for the automotive industry

February 18th, 2014, Malaysia’s No.1 car site, today launched the first issue of its monthly trade publication, Automotive Industry Review (AIR).


AIR is produced by the same dedicated editorial team that produces automotive content for and It will comprise topical features, hard-hitting analysis of key issues affecting the industry and automotive news from around the region.

“The 12-page trade publication will provide key stakeholders within the automotive industry with a platform to express their thoughts and air their opinions on pressing concerns faced by the automotive sector in Malaysia,” said AIR Editor, Hans Cheong. The inaugural issue takes a closer look at Malaysia’s NAP, delves into carbon emission tax in the region and makes a comparative assessment of the domestic vehicle sector across various countries including Malaysia.

Jason Thoe, General Manager of Marketing for iCar Asia said, “There has been much debate surrounding matters related to the automotive industry. AIR offers the industry a means to dispense with the disinformation, get down to the facts of the matter, and provide an objective study of some very important matters that affect this multi-billion ringgit industry and the livelihoods of the numerous support industries involved.”

AIR is exclusively available to download in PDF format at and, and will be issued in the last week of every month. Both and are part of iCar Asia, a publicly listed company on the Australian Securities Exchange, which owns and operates ASEAN’s No.1 network of automotive portals.

iCar Asia’s network of automotive portals and publications has a total reach of approximately 4.8 million people across the region (Effective Measure, December 2013). 

For more information please contact:
Hamish Stone
Chief Executive Officer
iCar Asia Ltd
Mobile: +6017 473 3778
Yee Chin Beng
Chief Financial Officer
iCar Asia Ltd
Mobile: +6012 655 8333

About iCar Asia Limited (

Listed on the Australia Securities Exchange, iCar Asia (ASX: ICQ) owns and operates ASEAN’s No.1 network of automotive portals. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the company is focused on developing and operating leading automotive portals in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. iCar Asia is continuously working to capitalise on its market-leading positions, with its online properties currently reaching approximately 12million car buyers and sellers in the region every month.

iCar Asia Network of websites: