Video: 2021 Perodua Ativa (D55L) now in Malaysia, Deep Dive into Proton X50’s Rival!

Adrian Chia · Mar 5, 2021 08:00 AM

The 2021 Perodua Ativa (D55L) is now officially launched in Malaysia. It is the most high-tech Perodua model yet with advanced safety features, DNGA platform, and a turbo engine.

2021 Perodua Ativa Malaysia Review

In this video, we take you on a deep dive into all the details of the Ativa. Exterior design, interior features, safety systems, boot space, rear legroom and more.

The Ativa is powered by a sole 1KR-VET 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbo petrol engine paired to a D-CVT automatic. Output figures are rated at 98 PS and 140 Nm to drive the front wheels. Perodua claims a fuel consumption figure of 5.29L/100 km.

2021 Perodua Ativa Malaysia

All Ativas are equipped with LED headlamps, auto high beam, keyless entry with push start, 6 airbags, electric stability control, A.S.A 3.0 (Pre-collision Warning, Pre-collision Braking, Front Departure Alert, Pedal Misoperation Control), Lane Departure Warning and Lane Departure Prevention.

2021 Perodua Ativa Specs Malaysia

There are 3 variants on sale – 1.0X, 1.0H and 1.0 AV. Prices for the Perodua Ativa (D55L) are as below:

2021 Perodua Ativa Price
(OTR without insurance)
Perodua Ativa 1.0 X RM 61,500
Perodua Ativa 1.0 H RM 66,100
Perodua Ativa 1.0 AV RM 72,000

There are a total of 5 exterior colours to choose from – Cobalt Blue, Granite Grey, Glittering Silver, Pearl Delima Red and Pearl Diamond White. The Pearl colour options are what Perodua calls Special Metallic which costs an additional RM 500.

2021 Perodua Ativa Gear Up

Gear Up accessories available for Ativa

Exclusive to the AV variant is the option for the black dual-tone roof paired with Special Metallic colours. Opt for the dual-tone colour scheme and it will set you back RM 800.

Every purchase of the Perodua Ativa comes with a 5-Year/150,000 km Warranty.

Perodua Ativa

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2021 Perodua Ativa 1.0L Turbo X


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