Perodua and Grab smart partnership

grab-1june17-aPetaling Jaya, I June 2017 – Perodua and Grab Malaysia signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) recently, to provide value added services ranging from special price packages to competitive hire purchase rates for GrabCar drivers. Present at the event were Dato’ Dr Zahari Husin, managing director, Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid Salleh, chairman and CEO, Muhammad Fateh Teh Abdullah, senior general manager Perodua Sales Sdn Bhd, Nick Tan, director, Gerald Lian, head of strategic supply and Sean Goh, country head, Grab Inc.

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All-new Kia Optima GT

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAKuala Lumpur, 24 May 2017 – The fourth-generation Optima GT was launched at the Naza Tower, Platinum Park, by Dato’ Samson Anand George, Group COO, Automotive Group, Naza Corporation Holdings Sdn Bhd, Lee Soo Young, president of regional HQ/Asia, Kia Motors Corporation and the media.

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Bi-annual MCVE and future fuel options from Scania

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASeri Kembangan, 18 May 2017 – MCVE 2017 (Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo)  was officially launched today by Datuk Ab Aziz Bin Kaprawi, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Transport Malaysia, His Excellence, Dag Jauhlin-Dannfelt, Swedish Ambassador to Malaysia, exhibitors and invited guests.

This third edition of the Expo occupies a space of 8,000 sq. meters and 70 exhibitors, is held at a large facility just outside Kuala Lumpur.

 

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Refreshed Mazda3 and new MX-5

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASetia Alam, 27 April 2017 – Bermaz Motor introduced today, the freshened-up Mazda3 and the much awaited new MX-5 RF at  an event which also included the introduction of their new cutting-edge GVC technology designed to make driving an absolute pleasure besides the new CX-9. Present at the launch were Dato Sri Ben Yeoh, executive director, Bermaz Motor, Dato’ Amer Hamzah, executive director, Prima Merdu, guests from Mazda Motor, Japan and around the region.

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2017 Malaysia autoshow confirmed

autoshow17-aPutrajaya, 25 April 2017 – The local autoshow is scheduled to be held from 9-12 November at Malaysia Agro Exposition Park (MAEPS) in Serdang with the theme ‘Energy Efficient Vehicles to the Future’.

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HTSCC officially opened

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASendayan, Negeri Sembilan, 20 April 2017 – The RM8 million upgraded Hino Total Support Customer Centre (HTSCC) was officially opened today in the presence of Ken Iwamoto, managing director, Hino Motor Sales Malaysia Malaysia (HMSM). Shigehiro Matsuoka, managing officer, Hino Motors Limited (HML), Japan, Kohei Nakamura, counselor, director of economic affairs, Embassy of Japan in Malaysia, Billy Ng Seng Kong, chairman, Dato’ Jonny Chan, executive director, Azmi bin Dato’ Abd. Rahim, executive director, (HMSM) Takeshi Yasuda, senior general manager, (HML), Japan and Masaaki Honna, senior advisor, HTSCC Division, HMSM.

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New FH series

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAShah Alam, 19 April 2017 – Volvo Trucks launched the all-new FH series and this is the 2nd generation model since its introduction in 1993. Present at the event were Mats Nilsson, managing director, Volvo Trucks Malaysia, Heléne Mellquist, senior vice president, Volvo Trucks International, Ian Sinclair, product director and the media.

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The Bezza gets better

bezza-14april17-aRawang, 14 April 2017 – The Bezza, was named 2017 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Car of the Year recently, is now available with enhanced features to give consumers more value at the same price. It was also crowned 2017 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Debut Car of theYear.

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Increased market share for Volvo Trucks

volvo-4april17-aShah Alam, 4 April 2017 – In 2016, Volvo Trucks recorded an increase of 4.8% in sales compared to their performance in 2015. This represents 370 units sold and 45% market share of the premium European heavy-duty prime mover segment.

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