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Facelifted 2021 Kia K3 (Cerato/Forte) unveiled, refreshed Elantra fighter!

Ahead of its full reveal tomorrow, Kia has taken the covers off the updated 2021 Kia K3 (Cerato/Forte). Aiming to sway prospective customers away from the Hyundai Elantra, the facelifted car sports a more streamlined design all-around. Slim LED headlights flank Kia's now-thinner signature 'Tiger Nose' grille, now appended with chrome detailing. The front end tweaks - bookended by a redesigned, sharper lower half - makes the car reminiscent of its bigger Kia K5 (Optima) sibling. It also gets a re


Apr 19, 2021

Spend Less Than $24,000, 2020 Kia Forte GT Is Yours

As a pillar model of the brand, Kia K3 is a high cost-effective option in its market segments. Last year at ASNA, Kia officially launched a new generation of Forte, which borrows heavily from its K3 cousin. The price of the 2020 Kia Forte GT has also been exposed recently. It starts at $23,215 with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and $23,815 with a six-speed manual transmission. You know, the prices are cheaper than its cousins Hyundai Elantra Sport sedan and it will hit the mar


Aug 8, 2019

11-Seater 2020 Kia Grand Carnival price revealed in Malaysia - RM 175,088; replaces 8-seater

The price of the 2020 Kia Grand Carnival with 11 seats has been revealed to be RM 175,088 on the road without insurance. But what’s more surprising is that the 11-seater will replace the Grand Carnival with 8-seats entirely so there is only 1 variant. As predicted, the 11-seater Grand Carnival will be powered by the same 2.2-litre diesel engine that dispenses 200 PS and 440 Nm of torque. The engine is mated to an 8-speed conventional automatic gearbox. This means that the Grand Carnival will sit


Apr 20, 2020

New revised price list for Kia, Peugeot, Citroen, and DS

Naza Automotive Group, the automotive division of Naza Group, announced a new pricelist for vehicles under its automotive brands in line with the Government’s announcement. The new price list is recalculated in accordance to the sales tax exemption for locally-assembled vehicles and tax reduction for imported cars until year-end as part of the national economic stimulus plan, Penjana. The revised pricelist will be effective from 15th June 2020 until 31st December 2020, and covers the wide range


Jun 15, 2020

Confirmed price from RM 115k, the 2021 Kia Seltos finally inches towards Malaysian launch

Talk about sitting on the backburner: the fully-imported (CBU India) 2021 Kia Seltos, first previewed in Malaysia in February last year, finally gets a price list. Confirmed prices start from RM 115,888. Two variants of the B-segment SUV are offered here, and bookings have been open since September 2020. Prices are as below: 2021 Kia Seltos Price in Malaysia Variant Private Registration Company Registration 1.6 EX RM 115,888 RM 116,088 1.6 GT Line RM 133,888 RM 134,088 All prices are on-the-road


Jan 7, 2021

All-new 2021 Hyundai Elantra launched in Malaysia, priced from RM 158,888, full ADAS, CBU Korea

A week after previewing the all-new 2021 Hyundai Elantra in Malaysia, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor (HSDM) has launched the new C-segment here. Introductory prices start from RM 158,888 for the sole 1.6 variant. Now in its seventh-generation, the all-new Hyundai Elantra competes against rival C-segment sedans such as the Honda Civic, Mazda 3 Sedan, and Toyota Corolla Altis. The all-new Hyundai Elantra is now imported (CBU) from Korea. Compared to its rivals, the Hyundai Elantra is priced closer to th


Dec 10, 2020

11-seater 2020 Kia Grand Carnival to be launched in Malaysia

There’s more to look forward to from Kia this year, not only is Naza Kia getting ready to launch the Kia Seltos, they are also set to introduce an 11-seater Kia Grand Carnival LX Flexi. Basically, it’s a Grand Carnival with an extra row of seats and by the looks of it, the MPV will be launching in Malaysia very soon! A video of the 11-seater MPV was uploaded by Kia showroom in Sri Kembangan. The Grand Carnival LX Flexi fits 11 with a 2+3+3+3 seating arrangement. The video clearly shows how the f


Apr 8, 2020

Naza Kia Malaysia working towards resuming sales of 2020 Kia Sorento and Kia Sportage

Following our earlier report that there are no more 2020 manufacturing year Kia Sorento and Kia Sportage models, Naza Kia Malaysia have reached out to us with a clarification on the matter. The company says the halt in sales is only temporary. The current situation - no 2020 models of Kia Sorento and Sportage - is due to a supply disruption affecting these two models but the company is unable to divulge further regarding the specifics behind the supply disruption. A company spokesperson says Naz


Mar 18, 2020

Kia Sorento dan Kia Carnival bakal dilancarkan di Indonesia tahun 2021, tiada perancangan Malaysia?

Model-model kereta keluaran Korea kini semakin rancak di Indonesia. Antara model yang sudah tiba di Indonesia bagi model Kia adalah Kia Seltos dan Kia Sonet. Terbaru, Kia Sorento dan Kia Carnival pula dilihat bakal menyusul. Khabar angin berkenaan bermula apabila Kia Sorento dan Kia Grand Carnival (kedua-duanya model terbaru) didaftarkan di SAMSAT, sistem pendaftaran automobil di Indonesia. Kia Grand Carnival sebelum ini didaftarkan di bawah nama Kia Grand Sedona di Indonesia. Kia Sorento sebelu


Feb 8, 2021

2021 Kia Seltos launched in Malaysia: 1.6L NA, CBU India, 2 variants, from RM 116k

Naza Kia Malaysia has officially launched the 2021 Kia Seltos in Malaysia, nearly a year since the model was first previewed to dealers in February 2020. The model is imported (CBU) from India. Below are the prices of the Kia Seltos in Malaysia: 2021 Kia Seltos Price in Malaysia Variant Private Registration Company Registration 1.6 EX RM 115,888 RM 116,088 1.6 GT Line RM 133,888 RM 134,088 All prices are on-the-road without insurance and with 50% SST reduction for CBU cars, valid until 30-June 2


Jan 15, 2021

Last chance to buy Kia Sportage and Kia Sorento - to be discontinued in Malaysia soon

After the discovery that Naza Kia Malaysia has discontinued sales of the Kia Picanto, our radar also picked up that sales of the Kia Sportage and Kia Sorento will soon been discontinued in Malaysia too. At the moment, you can still purchase a brand-new Kia Sorento but only in the range topping 2.2-litre TCI Diesel engine guise. But once the remaining units of the 2.2-litre diesel are sold out, Naza Kia Malaysia will not be importing anymore new units. Some dealers still have stock of the Sorento


Mar 13, 2020

Hyundai Elantra 2021 serba baru dilancarkan di Malaysia, harga dari RM 158,888, ADAS lengkap, CBU Korea

Seminggu selepas tayangan Hyundai Elantra 2021 serba baru yang diadakan di Malaysia, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor (HSDM) telah melancarkan sedan segmen C itu di sini. Harganya bermula dari RM 158,888 bagi varian 1.6 tunggal itu. Kini pada generasi ketujuhnya, Hyundai Elantra serba baru bersaing dengan sedan-sedan segmen C yang lain seperti Honda Civic, Mazda 3 Sedan, dan juga Toyota Corolla Altis. Hyundai Elantra serba baru kini diimpot (CBU) dari Korea. Jika dibandingkan dengan pesaingnya, Hyundai


Dec 10, 2020

The Kia Picanto is no more in Malaysia

Kia’s popular A-segment hatchback, the Kia Picanto is no longer on sale in Malaysia. This has been confirmed by multiple dealerships around the Klang Valley. Naza Kia introduced the Picanto in 2013, but it wasn’t until 2015 when Naza Kia Malaysia introduced a new generation before the car’s nimble drive and spunky 1.2-litre engine gained widespread attention. The Kia Picanto has always been a sleeper hit as, to many small car buyers, the Picanto was the only non-national option when shopping in


Mar 13, 2020

In Brief: Kia Picanto – What else can you ask for?

(2019 Kia Picanto Price and Specs | Gallery) The Kia Picanto has been a value-for-money preposition since the TA generation was introduced here back in 2013, as it was generously equipped for not a lot of money. Fast forward to 2018, Kia Malaysia introduced the all-new third generation Kia Picanto, which remains as the benchmark for how small and cheap cars should be. How Much Is It? Kia Malaysia offers two variants of the Picanto: the 1.2 EX and 1.2 GT-Line. The 1.2 EX is priced from RM 49,888,


Nov 21, 2019

AmInvest: Bermaz to conclude Kia deal by April 2021

It seems that Kia's Malaysian operations are set to go under new ownership as early as April, as hinted by an investment report. AmInvestment Bank's report from earlier today hints that Bermaz Auto are potentially the ones taking over Kia's operations here, stating the company's "potential win of Kia's manufacturing, assembly and distribution rights, possibly by April 2021". Kia Malaysia in limbo? Kia's Malaysian operations have been embroiled in an ownership limbo since last year, when we first


Mar 11, 2021

2020 Kia Seltos detailed for Malaysia, HR-V rival to get 1.6L MPI, 2 variants, CBU India

Several Kia dealers have begun posting photos and details of the upcoming Kia Seltos on their respective social media pages, hinting the new SUV’s imminent arrival in Malaysia. For the Malaysian market, Naza Kia Malaysia (NKM) will be offering two variants of the Kia Seltos, namely the EX and GT-Line. Both variants are powered by a 1.6-litre naturally-aspirated petrol engine that does 123 PS at 6,300 rpm and 151 Nm at 4,850 rpm. The engine is hooked up to a 6-speed automatic transmission that tr


Sep 10, 2020

Kia to use Seltos-based MPV to fight Suzuki Ertiga

Kia Motors is planning to re-enter the compact MPV market come 2021. The Indian media reported that Kia has recently given the green light for their compact MPV project to proceed. The compact MPV will likely be built on the Kia Seltos platform and will go up against the Suzuki Ertiga in India. News of a compact MPV project from Kia broke in February. The compact MPV will fit between the Kia Seltos SUV and the Kia Carnival MPV that are already on sale in India. As mentioned, the MPV will likely


Jun 3, 2020

Kia extends warranties for cars in 142 countries including Malaysia

Kia is the latest car brand that has announced a global warranty extension programme for its vehicles. The Kia Promise programme is designed to support Kia customers whose movements are limited and are not able to service their cars during the Covid-19 lockdown in their respective countries, Malaysia included. All Kia vehicles whose original Kia warranties that will expire between February 1 to April 30, 2020 are included in the Kia Promise programme. Their warranties will be collectively extend


Apr 14, 2020

Kia Grand Carnival now comes with optional leather seats?

Since Naza Kia Malaysia updated the 2020 Kia Grand Carnival to an 11-seater MPV, the car’s interior experienced a massive downgrade. Gone were the comfortable leather seats and in its place were beige fabric ones. But it seems there is now an option to upgrade them to black leather. Uploaded on a Facebook post over the weekend, a Kia dealer in Seri Kembangan showed off black leather seats in the new 11-seater Grand Carnival. AZ Master Motor is apparently offering to upgrade the new Grand Carniva


Jun 23, 2020

Kia diselamatkan Bermaz, Kia Seltos dan Kia Carnival versi CKD bakal menyusul!

Akhirnya, setelah hampir setahun tidak yakin dengan pengedar tempatannya, Kia Motor Malaysia telah mengesahkan hari ini bahawa Dinamikjaya Motors Sdn Bhd sebagai pengedar baharunya untuk Malaysia, berkuat kuasa hari ini. Syarikat berkenaan dibentuk hasil daripada perancangan strategik bersama Bermaz Auto Berhad. Selain itu, syarikat baharu yang akan dikenali sebagai Kia Malaysia Sdn Bhd (“KMSB”) juga akan dibentuk untuk tugas-tugas pemasangan model Kia yang secara tempatan (CKD). Dengan ini, Kia


Apr 1, 2021

Spied: All-new 2020 Kia Cerato caught, Malaysia debut soon?

The all-new 2020 Kia Cerato has been caught in Malaysia, possibly hinting that Naza Kia Malaysia will be introducing the model here soon. Originally previewed at the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show, the Cerato was initially scheduled to go on sale in 2019, but that did not happen. That said, it appears that Naza Kia Malaysia could be introducing the new C-segment sedan later this year, as our friends over at Careta posted photos of the all-new model in Penang. Power is expected to be


May 21, 2020

Updated Version Of 2018 Kia Rio, 1.4 MPI Engine With 6AT Automatic Transmission

Say goodbye to 4AT! Updated Kia Rio with the more advanced transmission is coming! In July 2017, Kia Malaysia officially released a new generation of Kia Rio. The new version is all right as a whole while the power configuration is controversial because in today using 4AT is inevitably a bit stingy. But there was news that the new Kia Rio will be equipped with 6AT transmission and also has an optimization on the safety configuration. Someone revealed that Kia Malaysia is about to upgrade Kia Rio


Jul 21, 2019

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

The 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 Kia's 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 Truong Hai Auto Corp (Thaco). Kia does not hold any stake in th


Apr 2, 2021

2020 Kia Seltos spied on trailer in Malaysia, launching soon?

Ahead of the 2020 Kia Seltos’ official debut in Malaysia, the B-segment SUV has been caught undisguised on a trailer. The model was first previewed at a dealer-only event back in February, indicating that Kia wants to take on the Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3, and the upcoming Proton X50. During the preview, two variants of the Seltos were showcased: the regular and the GT Line. Separating the two variants are a dose of red highlights on the exterior, red stitching inside, unique leather seats, automat


Apr 16, 2020

Selepas Mazda, Bermaz juga akan ekspot Kia Seltos dan Carnival dari Malaysia

Syarikat pengilangan Kia yang baru saja ditubuhkan secara usaha sama antara Bermaz Auto Berhad dan Kia Motors Corporation – Kia Malaysia Sdn Bhd (KMSB) – akan menjadi hab pengilangan serantau Kia. Kia buat masa ini mempunyai hanya satu lagi fasiliti pengilangan di rantau ASEAN yang terletak di Vietnam, beroperasi sebagai pengilangan usaha sama bersama Truong Hai Auto Corp (Thaco). Walau bagaimanapun, kilang ini kebanyakannya menghasilkan kenderaan pemanduan sebelah kiri (LHD). Kilang Thaco dahul


Apr 2, 2021

Owner Review: The unexpected choice - Story of my Kia Forte

** This article is the personal experience of a 2013 Kia Forte 1.6 6-Speed owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar. Facebook: Ryan Poon I currently drive a 2013 Kia Forte 1.6 6-Speed. Bought it in 2013 by my wife. Kia Forte firstly belong to my wife and that time I own a Proton Saga FLX SE. She then changed to another car end of last year. And I sold my Proton Saga and drive Kia Forte after that. Normally I drive the Forte on the weekend or when going outstation. Back then, be

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Aug 10, 2020

Spyshot: Kia Sorento 2021 baharu ditemui di Malaysia tapi bukan untuk pelancaran!

Ketika ini Kia Malaysia dikatakan sedang mengalami peralihan pihak pengurusan. Justeru itu, tiada sebarang khabar mengenai sebarang model baharu malah penjualan Kia Seltos turut terkesan akibat daripada proses peralihan yang panjang ini. Namun apa yang menarik, Kia Sorento generasi baharu sudah ditemui di Shah Alam. Kia Sorento generasi keempat MQ4 ini adalah model terbaharu kerana model yang ada di pasaran Malaysia sekarang adalah generasi UM. Ia juga tampil sebagai model pemanduan belah kiri (


Mar 29, 2021

Naza Kia Malaysia in limbo while Peugeot moves ahead with Berjaya Auto Alliance

Earlier last week, Berjaya Auto Alliance Sdn Bhd (BAASB), a new company formed between Bermaz Auto and Berjaya Corp announced that it will be the sole distributor of Peugeot vehicles in Malaysia, taking over from Naza’s Nasim. Nothing was said about Kia, another brand under the ailing Naza automotive group. Berjaya Auto Alliance has until today, distanced themselves for making any statements about Kia. At the same time, Naza themselves have said that it wants to let go of the Kia business alread


Dec 7, 2020

2020 Kia Seltos – One name, three faces, which one for Malaysia?

The Kia Seltos made its global debut back in June 2019 as Kia’s entry into the ever-growing B-segment SUV market. Being a global model, the Seltos is manufactured across several Kia production facilities, including Korea, India, and China. Barring the production facility in China that caters to the domestic market, the plants in India and Korea are responsible for various export markets. At a glance, both Indian- and Korean-built Seltos models look identical, but upon closer inspection, you will


Feb 7, 2020

This left-hand drive Kia K9 is probably the only one in Malaysia

This Kia K9 is one of a kind in Malaysia. Imported from Korea, this left-hand drive flagship Kia sedan is part of Kia Motors Asia Pacific’s headquarters in Malaysia’s company car fleet. The Kia K9 was also sold as the Kia K900 in the US before the model was discontinued there earlier this year. In Korea, the Kia K9 is positioned just below the Hyundai Motor Group’s luxury Genesis marque. Think of it as Korea’s equivalent to Japan’s Toyota Crown – sedans aimed at conservative company management t


Apr 9, 2021