CYBERJAYA, Oct 4 (Bernama) –The new national car project is expected to roll-out it first model before 2020, said Entrepreneur Development Minister Mohd Redzuan Yusof.

He said the semi-autonomous car was planned to enter the global market and would cater to demand from young people.

“We are now short-listing two to three partners to participate in this project, including Silterra and CTRM, and expect (the selection) to be concluded by year-end.

“The prototype for this (car) model is expected to be ready by early next year,” he told reporters at a media briefing on the new national car project here today.

Mohd Redzuan said the project would be fully funded by the private sector with the help of several government ministries…..

Source: Bernama