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THE Malaysian automotive industry looks set for a much needed shake-up in following a lacklustre couple of years — as competition between national carmakers Proton Holdings Bhd and Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd Perodua intensifies. Year-to-date Novembervehicle sales stood atunits.
The MAA projects a 1. This would make it two years in a row that TIV had fallen belowunits. And spark interest it has - Pricing strategies ford and perodua 20, units of the new Myvi has been booked within a month since it was opened for booking.
Says one industry observer: It shifted the old thinking that only high-end cars can come with pre-collision functions. This is an advanced safety system and the Myvi has it.
Given the price-range and features, like the previous generation, the new Myvi will appeal to a wide range of customers — first time buyers, as well as individuals that are looking to get a second vehicle for themselves or their grown-up children.
The Saga remains a volume seller for Proton. For the first time, Proton dropped to third at 72, units. Proton has been losing market share for years.
After years of talks that Proton needed a strategic foreign partner to be able to remain competitive and take it to the next levelthe national carmaker finally hit the jackpot this year when it announced its tie-up with China-based Geely, which owns Volvo.
Geely completed its acquisition of a Various models on display at a Geely showroom in China. Under newly-appointed chief executive officer Li Chunrong, Proton is currently formulating a business plan to turn it around, leveraging on the global resources of the wider Geely group.
In a report earlier this year, Kenanga Research said Geely will facilitate Proton in terms of technology and at the same time assemble its four-wheel drive model, intelligent artificial car and develop their right-hand drive technology in Malaysia, known as the Boyue.
An industry observer points out that there has to be cultural synergy for the Proton-Geely partnership to work. It soldvehicles last year.
According to reports, the Boyue is expected to arrive in Malaysia in the second half of This is because its attractive features, high specs and reasonable pricing would appeal to local customers.
However, another analyst says Proton cannot just rely on the Boyue to help the national carmaker turn around. However, Proton cannot thrive on a one-product strategy. This is because the SUV segment is a small segment compared with the passenger car market - which is where the volume is.
A Proton worker assembling a car at its Tanjung Malim plant in this file pic. The perception game To some, there is still the perception that China-manufactured vehicles are inferior, especially when compared to Korean and Japanese models.
Proton certainly is no stranger to perception issues. While the days of poor quality parts such as the infamous power-window winder woes are long gone Proton now offers a life-time warranty for its power windowsthe bad reputation that the company has garnered over the years has shown no sign of dissipation.
It is still uncertain on whether the model would be nothing more than a simple rebadge.On The Road Price Without Insurance.
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Perodua first started selling vehicles in the UK in Since then it has sold the Myvi, the Kelisa, the Kenari and the Nippa, with around 13, vehicles sold in total. The Nippa was available until , while imports of the Kelisa and Kenari ceased in , leaving just the Toyota Yaris based Myvi in Perodua.
The same [email protected] article states that Ford adopted a new pricing strategy to compensate in by slightly lowering the prices on higher-end vehicles, Ford increased profits even though. Aug 28, · Pricing expected to be about $85K for A based on current COE price.
That's a whopping RM,, and can drive for only 10 years. The Malaysians must be laughing their heads off!