Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Commercial Vehicles (MBM CV) together with authorized dealer, Hap Seng Commercial Vehicle (HSCV), celebrated yet another milestone in their long-standing relationship with the launch of the fourth dedicated commercial vehicle 3S center, the Mercedes-Benz Hap Seng Commercial Vehicle Center, located in Ipoh (HSCV Ipoh).
“We are pleased to launch this new Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle 3S center in Ipoh that will provide the highest quality of sales and after sales services to live up to the tagline, ‘Trucks you can trust’. Together with our trusted partner Hap Seng Commercial Vehicle, we share the common goal of delivering the highest quality trucks that are designed for reliability and economic efficiency,” said Albert Yee, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Vice President, Commercial Vehicles.
The full-fledged 3S commercial vehicle center is a 0.57 acre premise equipped with facilities capable of servicing more than 150 Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles per month. HSCV Ipoh is operated by a dedicated administration and technical team capable of providing sales, service (repair and maintenance), and financial services, exclusively for Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles.
Speaking at the opening ceremony, Hap Seng Consolidated Berhad Group Chief Operating Officer and Hap Seng Star Chief Executive, Harald Behrend, said, “Hap Seng Commercial Vehicle’s expansion is built on the strong and long-standing relationship we have with Mercedes-Benz Malaysia. For the past 40 years, customers have enjoyed first-class products, service quality and comprehensive specialized after-care we offer. The haulage industry needs cost-effective and reliable vehicles, and by expanding our branches and reach to our customers, they can be at ease and enjoy peace of mind.”
MBM CV has 15 authorized dealerships nationwide, including the recent HSCV Ipoh addition. To date, HSCV has an established presence in Kinrara, Klang, Kuantan, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching and Miri.
Further expansion plans can be expected in the coming years as MBM CV remains committed to meet the evolving needs of its customers. MBM CV, under the Daimler Commercial Vehicles stable, is known for its wide-ranging offerings that include Mercedes-Benz trucks such as the Actros, vans such as the Vito and Sprinter, commonly used for ambulances, as well as buses. In addition, MBM CV also caters to the medium-range commercial vehicle market segment through its FUSO trucks series.
During the launch of HSCV Ipoh, Hap Seng Commercial Vehicle also marked the delivery of 16 units of Mercedes-Benz Actros 3340S 6×4 prime mover to TKSC Trading & Transport Sdn Bhd. A Mercedes-Benz customer since 2013, TKSC Trading & Transport Sdn Bhd has in the past purchased more than 70 Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks.
Against the backdrop of challenging market conditions, MBM CV continues to demonstrate resilient performance, recording 577 vehicles sold (+10%) in Q1 2017 compared to the same period last year. These comprised of its FUSO light duty and heavy duty trucks as well as Mercedes-Benz trucks and vans.
The Mercedes-Benz Hap Seng Commercial Vehicle 3S Center (Ipoh) is located at Lot 160900 – 160902, Persiaran Klebang 1, Kawasan Perusahaan IGB, Ipoh, Perak. For more information, call 05 292 2278 / 2368.