SOCAR, Honda initiative
Petaling Jaya, 23 April 2020 – Honda Malaysia today announced its collaboration with SOCAR Mobility Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. (SOCAR) to provide 50 units of Honda City to frontliners* who are also Honda customers. This programme is initiated for Honda customers who are unable to use their vehicles during this difficult time, in order to help ease their travel challenges. Available for one-month duration of usage, this collaboration with the car-sharing platform provides mobility aid.
“Everyone is playing their part in the fight against the COVID-19 outbreak, and frontliners hold an even more important role in these difficult times. The past few weeks have not been easy for all in Malaysia, especially whose working tirelessly to protect Malaysia from the pandemic. On behalf of Honda Malaysia, I would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the frontliners; the battle against COVID-19 would have been tougher without their unwavering perseverance. Inspired by the like-minded challenging spirit, we would like to assist in any way we can in this unprecedented situation. The initiative with SOCAR is introduced to help the frontliners whose Honda cars are out of service at the moment by providing the City as their temporary on-the-road companion. With Malaysians taking responsibility for their own safety by staying at home amidst the Movement Control Order (MCO) to flatten the curve, we are pleased to see that the reduction number of cases. We believe we are stronger together, and by supporting each other, we can overcome all obstacles,” said Toichi Ishiyama, managing director and CEO, Honda Malaysia.
Honda Malaysia is committed to assist affected Honda customers (frontliners) with the programme as the Company will bear the rental charges*.
Affected Honda customers (frontliners) can log onto Honda Malaysia official website www.honda.com.my/customer_service/enquiry for more information on this programme.
*Terms and conditions apply. First-come-first-serve basis.