Customer satisfaction with the new-vehicle shopping process is increasing in Malaysia, providing a positive counterpoint in an auto industry weakened by a sluggish economy, vehicle price hikes and GST implementation, according to the J.D. Power 2016 Malaysia Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) Study.
Subaru has announced the availability of the limited edition WRX S4 for the Japanese market. The WRX S4 is valid for a limited time period from 4 October 2016 until 12 March 2017. In pursuit of driving performance, the WRX S4 tS inherits some expertise of the S207 which stands at the pinnacle of the STI complete car lineup.
The Volkswagen Group delivered 759,400 vehicles in August, an increase of 6.3 percent. 6.66 million vehicles were handed over to customers worldwide from January to August, representing a rise of 1.8 percent compared with the previous year.
National Carmakers Perodua today delivered its 10,000th Bezza on the back of 25,000 bookings since 16 July. The affordable sub-compact Perodua Bezza is offered in three variants, standard, Premium X and Advance from RM 37,300 till RM 50,800.
Bosch Malaysia yesterday presented its previous year's annual report to the media at its headquarters in Petaling Jaya. The Malaysian Chapter posted a 10 percent increase to RM 664 million in overall sales gain, making Malaysia the second largest contributor in the Southeast Asia region.
Spurred by the recent release of their very first Sedan model, National Carmakers Perodua is imminent confident of maintaining its current year target of 216.000 units. The company is looking to break 118,000 units in the second half of the year, which more than double the first half's total of 97,400 units.
The Automotive TIV (Total Industry Volume) from January to April 2016 has been anything but rosy with the current economic situation. Based on the official TIV release by MAA (Malaysian Automotive Association)
Volkswagen handed over 1.94 million vehicles to customers worldwide in the first four months of the year, thus almost matching the prior-year level (1.98 million). 476,700 units were delivered in April 2016, 3.9 percent fewer than the comparable month last year (April 2015: 496,000).
Perodua captures 36.3% of the estimated total industry volume of 130,000 in the first quarter of the year by registering nearly 47,200 vehicles; led by its latest best-selling model - the Perodua Axia.