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    • 2022 Perodua Ativa hybrid costs RM32k, but you can't buy one

      Well, technically you can, just not in the conventional sense. Perodua president and CEO Dato’ Sri Zainal Abidin Ahmad has just confirmed that the 2022 Perodua Ativa hybrid will be available to Malaysians only through a leasing programme.The leasing programme is a feasibility study conducted by Perodua to gauge Malaysian users’ real-world use case and acceptability of hybrid vehicles.Only 300 units of the Ativa hybrid will be made available to the public and are all fully imported (C

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      Aug 5, 2022

    • Perodua Ativa Hybrid: Only 300 customers who booked the regular Ativa before 31-July are eligible to lease

      Photo credits: Shavinish Nash, Zhaff HudsonThe 2022 Perodua Ativa Hybrid has set tongues wagging ever since early spyshots emerged (social media groups havent been quiet, thats for sure), and now we have solid information about just what exactly is up with it.2022 Perodua Ativa Hybrid availabilityImage: Shavinish NashYes, the 2022 Perodua Ativa Hybrid exists, but availability of the model is limited at least initially. Our checks with sources close to the matter confirm that allocation stands at


      Aug 2, 2022

    • Spied: Is this the 2022 Perodua Ativa Hybrid, to be introduced in Malaysia sooner than expected?

      Photo credits: Shavinish Nash on FacebookSeven days after the 2022 Perodua Alza (D27A) was launched in Malaysia, photos of what may very well be the 2022 Perodua Ativa Hybrid has surfaced on social media.You dont need to have a keen eye to see whats different between this and the Ativa sold currently – this one looks entirely the same as the model its based on, the Daihatsu Rocky e:Smart Hybrid, from the bumpers and down to its 5-lug wheels that look similar to the ones fitted to the Alza.


      Jul 27, 2022

    • Perodua CEO drops hint of Perodua Ativa Hybrid, affordable battery EVs under study with TNB

      Perodua should collaborate with Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) to introduce high quality, affordable electric vehicles (EVs) for the masses, said Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob at this morning’s launch of the all-new 2022 Perodua Alza.“Tenaga Nasional Berhad is working to increase electricity generated from clean energy sources, as well as deploying enough EV charging stations. At the same time, Perodua can use this opportunity by exploring new fields such as producing high-quality


      Jul 20, 2022

    • If you are waiting 6 months for your new Perodua, that's because 200k buyers are also in queue

      Like many car manufacturers, Perodua too is facing severe disruption in its supply chain, leading to long waiting period for its customers. Being Malaysia’s No.1 car brand is a double-edged sword - because of the scale Perodua operates in, everything good and bad is amplified to a level few other manufacturers face.Perodua sells nearly a quarter million cars a year. For 2022, it targets to sell 247,800 units, despite the ongoing challenge in getting enough parts to build enough cars. The g


      Jul 7, 2022

    • Perodua: Parts and labour shortage a challenge, maintains 247k sales target for 2022

      During its 2022 first half sales review held today, Perodua reiterated that labour and parts shortages are a clear and present challenge, but remain optimistic that it will fulfil its 2022 sales target of 247,800 units.Perodua President and Chief Executive Officer Dato Zainal Abidin Ahmad said, “We sincerely apologise for the long wait and are doing everything in our power to further improve production for the benefit of our customers,'Dato Zainal explained that Perodua is currently workin


      Jul 6, 2022

    • Did Perodua just tease the Ativa e-Smart Hybrid with this very lean and green video?

      To use the Daihatsu e-Smart system; a one-motor series-hybrid, similar to the Nissan e-Power Petrol engine serves to charge the high-voltage batteries that run the electric motor, runs like an EV most of the time Electrification that comprises hybrids as well as electric vehicles are a primary focus for Perodua in 2022Perodua had already confirmed that the company’s direction in 2022 will comprise electrification that includes EVs and hybrids. Even people that stick those “Be patient


      Mar 1, 2022

    • Don't buy an SUV without knowing how much tyres cost - Find out here

      Most modern small and mid-sized SUVs are superbly practical, great looking, and thanks to modern platforms and powertrains – offer an almost sedan-like driving experience.Also, given many SUVs also share the same powertrains that may feature in sedans, maintenance costs are largely similar too.However, one crucial difference in maintenance costs between SUVs and sedans are tyres. Replacing SUV tyres can cost up to 30-50 percent more than a sedan car, and this can catch many first time SUV


      Feb 19, 2022

    • Is bigger always better? Is the Perodua Ativa superior against the 2022 Perodua Myvi Facelift?

      In terms of meeting all the general prerequisites expected of an entry-level vehicle, no other car in the country can hold a candle to the Perodua Myvi. It didn’t earn its “king of the road” moniker purely from the questionable behaviour of some of its owners.It used to do everything expected of a simple car without fuss. Now, it’s gone a little beyond that with active safety tech, taking things to the next level. A recent facelift has only just made the best-selling car


      Feb 19, 2022

    • The real reason why the great Shah Alam flood didn’t affect Perodua as much as Proton

      Peroduas manufacturing operations resumed 3 days after the flood Many other manufacturers faced parts shortage for more than a month Peroduas January 2022s sales is up 3 percent, despite flood, Proton down 25 percentLate Friday night on 17-December 2021, several parts on the West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia, including Kuala Lumpur and Selangor were inundated by a once-in-a-100-year rainfall. The ensuing flood caused huge losses of property, and 54 deaths.Shah Alam was one of the worst affected


      Feb 12, 2022