Kia Seltos

Kia Seltos News in Malaysia

    • These 12 cars were discontinued in Malaysia in 2021 – Jazz, Outlander, Myvi MT, and more

      Malaysians said goodbye to these 12 models in 2021 Some were discontinued due to poor sales, others due to age Which will you miss fondly?Once again, the big blue planet that we currently reside on has made its full orbit around the sun and the year 2020 v2.0 2021 ends. While some might remain optimistic that 2022 might be better with a huge array of upcoming models, we’d like to dedicate this article to the cars that won’t make it into the new year.Some of these models were revered

      CY Foong

      CY Foong

      Jan 1, 2022

    • Berjaya Auto plans a 2022 launch for CKD Kia Seltos in Malaysia

      The Kia Seltos was a victim of Naza Kia Malaysia’s limbo last year during the transition of distributorship. It was previewed in early-2020 and wasn’t launched until nearly a year later.The model is imported (CBU) from India with two variants available, priced from RM 116,088 to RM 134,088 (with SST discount). Both variants are powered by a 1.6-litre 4-cylinder engine that makes 123 PS/151 Nm, mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission.Also read: 2021 Kia Seltos launched in Malaysia:

      Shaun

      Shaun

      Jul 16, 2021

    • Bermaz Auto plans big for its EV game, multiple model launches planned

      We may be seeing Bermaz more in the future, especially when it comes to electric vehicles (EVs), as revealed in a report by Maybank Investment Bank (Maybank IB).First things first, Bermaz Auto has plans to bring in not one, but several EVs in the near future.Among the models that Bermaz Auto plans to launch in Malaysia include the Kia EV6, Kia e-Niro, Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle (PHEV), Peugeot 3008 EV, Peugeot 508 Hybrid, and the Mazda MX-30.Quite an extensive list of models, but Bermaz

      Eric

      Eric

      Jul 14, 2021

    • Kia has more than 10 SUVs on sale! Here's a quick overview

      Kia Corporation has been having a very active year so far. Not only have they been busy pushing the introduction and new concept across the world but they have also been giving their entire SUV line-up a major shake-up.While the brand is hugely popular in the overseas market, sales in Malaysia can only be described as lacklustre despite its following of loyal fans. But now that Kia has a new distributor, things might be looking up.As Dinamikjaya, a new subsidiary under Bermaz, sorts out the afte

      Jerrica

      Jerrica

      Jul 4, 2021

    • Bermaz: CKD Kia Seltos and Carnival not until 2022, priority is to rebuild after-sales

      Looking forward to the new, lower priced locally-assembled (CKD) Kia Seltos and Kia Carnival? Sorry but you will need to temper your expectations slightly.Bermaz Auto, the parent company of Dinamikjaya, the new distributor of Kia vehicles in Malaysia, revealed today that it takes between 12 to 18 months to setup a CKD project, implying that no new CKD Kia models will be launched in Malaysia in the near-term.Dinamikjaya’s immediate priority is to rebuild trust in the Kia brand, solve outsta

      Hans

      Hans

      Apr 2, 2021

    • After Mazda, Bermaz to also export Kia Seltos and Carnival from Malaysia

      Models produced by the Thaco-Kia manufacturing JV in VietnamThe newly formed Kia manufacturing joint venture made between Bermaz Auto Berhad and Kia Motors Corporation - Kia Malaysia Sdn Bhd (KMSB) - will become Kia’s regional manufacturing hub.It will be Kias first manufacturing joint venture plant in Asia outside of China.Apart from China and Korea, Kia has only two other manufacturing facilities in Asia. The one in India is wholly owned by Kia Motor while the one in Vietnam is owned by

      Hans

      Hans

      Apr 2, 2021

    • If you own a Kia, new distributor Dinamikjaya wants to contact you

      Big news yesterday as Kias Malaysian operations have officially come under new ownership. In case youve missed it, the new distributor is Dinamikjaya Motors Sdn. Bhd., a subsidiary of Bermaz Auto. Kia PicantoFollowing that, the new distributor is calling for current Kia owners to hop on to their site and participate in the companys customer information update exercise.Kia SorentoThis information, the company says in their Facebook post, will be used to allow their system to check for warranty st

      Sanjay

      Sanjay

      Apr 2, 2021

    • Kia has been rescued by Bermaz – CKD Seltos and Carnival to be launched in Malaysia

      Kia Motor can now resume its business in Malaysia with greater clarity. The company has confirmed today that it has appointed Dinamikjaya Motors Sdn. Bhd. (a subsidiary of Bermaz Auto) as its new distributor for Malaysia, replacing Naza Kia Malaysia, effective today. Kia Grand CarnivalWith this, Kia will become the fifth brand to be represented by Bermaz and its affiliated companies: Mazda (Bermaz Auto, Bermaz Auto Philippines) Peugeot (Berjaya Auto Alliance, Malaysia), Ssangyong (Berjaya Motor

      Sanjay

      Sanjay

      Apr 1, 2021

    • AmInvest: Bermaz to conclude Kia deal by April 2021

      It seems that Kias Malaysian operations are set to go under new ownership as early as April, as hinted by an investment report.This is the Kia Seltos, recently launched with prices starting from RM 115kAmInvestment Banks report from earlier today hints that Bermaz Auto are potentially the ones taking over Kias operations here, stating the companys "potential win of Kias manufacturing, assembly and distribution rights, possibly by April 2021".Kia Malaysia in limbo?Kia Grand CarnivalKias

      Sanjay

      Sanjay

      Mar 11, 2021

    • A flop in Malaysia, Kia Seltos outsells Honda HR-V by 5x in Vietnam in Jan 2021

      Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) has just released sales data for the B-segment SUV market for the month of January 2021 and taking pole position for the month is the Kia Seltos with 1,226 units sold.Source: AutoProWhat’s amazing is how much market share the Kia SUV captured in the Vietnamese market. According to VAMA’s sales data, the Seltos captured a 43% market share, easily dominating over its rivals.In second place is the Toyota Corolla Cross with 853 u

      CY Foong

      CY Foong

      Feb 23, 2021