A CLEAN sweep for the Mitsubishi Evo VI, as the car took top spots in Sunday's Singapore Motor Sports Association SMSA Tour De Singapour Rallye 2001.

Australian Jeff Beaumont took first place, followed by Terence Soh in second and Desmond Soh in third.

Daihatsu to buy into Perodua

THE Daihatsu Group is reportedly meeting its Malaysian partner, Perodua, to discuss increasing its ownership in the carmaker to more than its current 25 per cent stake.

Daihatsu owns 20 per cent of Perodua directly, and another 5 per cent through its Malaysian Daihatsu subsidiary.