All-new Perodua Aruz
Kuala Lumpur, 16 January 2019 – The much awaited Perodua Aruz was launched last night by Datuk Darell Leiking, Minister of International Trade and Industry Malaysia, in the presence of Tan Sri Asmat Kamaludin, chairman, Perodua, His Excellency Dr Makio Miyagawa, Japanese Ambassador to Malaysia and guests.
“As a People First company, Perodua has always been about making advanced technology and the latest trends in the automotive world accessible to as many Malaysians as possible,” said Perodua president and CEO Dato’ Zainal Abidin Ahmad.
With the Perodua Aruz, many more Malaysians can now enjoy the benefits of an SUV, plus advanced features typically found only in pricier vehicles. This makes it among the best-value SUVs on sale today, with space, safety and efficiency elevated,” he added.
Two variants of the Perodua Aruz are offered, namely the 1.5 X and 1.5 Advance, which are respectively priced at RM72,900 and RM77,900 (on-the-road before insurance in Peninsular Malaysia), making it a competitively-priced SUVs.
With 95% of its components locally-sourced and it is the national carmaker’s fourth Energy-Efficient Vehicle (EEV), touting a class-leading fuel economy of 15.6 km/l. The warranty offered is five-year/150,000 km warranty (whichever comes first).
The standard safety features include VSC, ISOFIX and six airbags, plus an upgraded Advanced Safety Assist (ASA) 2.0 suite with pedestrian detection and increased operational speeds on the Advance variant.
It has also been awarded a five-star ASEAN NCAP safety rating by the Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS).
Five exterior colours are available – Ivory White, Glittering Silver, Electric Blue, Granite Grey and a new Amazon Green.