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Mitsubishi ASX discontinued in Malaysia; Eclipse Cross not coming

The long-serving Mitsubishi ASX is no more in Malaysia. The Mitsubishi ASX was Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia’s oldest model on sale and it has no immediate successor. A quick check on MMM’s site shows that the ASX has been removed from the local line-up, leaving the Mitsubishi Outlander as the sole SUV in MMM’s line-up. Also Read: Mitsubishi ASX – Old but is it still worth your attention? The Mitsubishi ASX made its Malaysian debut way back in 2010 as an imported (CBU) model from Japan. Local assem


Apr 12, 2021

Mitsubishi ASX tamat pengeluaran, tiada model pengganti?

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia telah mengesahkan kepada Wapcar.my bahawa Mitsubishi ASX telah ditamatkan pengeluaran sejak Januari 2021. SUV kompak segmen C tersebut telah dilancarkan sejak tahun 2010 lagi. Ketika ini, tiada model lain yang dilaporkan akan menggantikan Mitsubishi ASX. Bagi pembaca yang tertanya-tanya mengenai Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, maklumat awal yang diterima adalah model ini juga tidak akan ditawarkan di Malaysia atas faktor harga. Eclipse Cross juga ada ditawarkan di Indonesia.


Apr 12, 2021

Mitsubishi ASX – Old but is it still worth your attention?

For (new) old cars that are currently still on sale in Malaysia like the Mitsubishi ASX, there are two ways to look at them. The first would be “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”, a method utilized by some manufacturers to continue selling an old model with little or no updates over the course of its lifespan. Then there’s the saying “aged like fine wine”, which we reckon should be used to describe the Mitsubishi ASX. Like a good bottle of wine that takes time to age, Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia t


Jan 15, 2020

Let’s take a closer look at the new Mitsubishi ASX

First introduced in 2010, the Mitsubishi ASX is in the final legs of its model life now. However an all-new model is still some years away and the management shakeup at Mitsubishi Motor’s partner Nissan isn’t helping matters. The display model seen here at the recent Tokyo Motor Show is major facelift of the current generation ASX. It wears the RVR nameplate because that’s what the Mitsubishi ASX is sold as in Japan. The new ‘Dynamic Shield’ design Mitsubishi ASX was first previewed at the Genev


Oct 29, 2019

Mitsubishi ASX在我国停售,Eclipse Cross也不会引进

市售多年的Mitsubishi ASX终于要和马来西亚说再见了。Mitsubishi ASX是大马Mitsubishi公司最老的在售车型,目前还没有接替它的新车型。 在MMM的网站上可以看到,ASX已经从我国车系中被剔除了,这也让Mitsubishi Outlander成为MMM阵容中唯一的SUV车型。 推荐阅读:Mitsubishi ASX – Old but is it still worth your attention? Mitsubishi ASX早在2010年就作为日本进口(CBU)车型在我国上市。Mitsubishi ASX的本地组装(CKD)于2014年开始,在位于Segambut的ASX的合同组装商Tan Chong Motor Assemblies进行组装生产。 多年来,ASX历经多次升级 与2010年首次推出的ASX相比,更新的车型拥有更好的内装装配质量、更好的隔音性能和更多的安全配备,这是Mitsubishi多次改进的结果。 推荐阅读:Let’s take a closer look at the new Mitsubishi ASX 那Mitsubishi E


Apr 14, 2021

Better Mitsubishi products for Malaysia as MMC doubles down focus on ASEAN?

As a company, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) have seen better days. Yes, the company still enjoys a strong market presence, especially in 4x4s and it’s still the only brand that’s in a position to challenge the Toyota Hilux's dominance, but it’s safe to say that company have long passed its peak. More than 100 ago, Mitsubishi Motors’ predecessor, the Mitsubishi zaibatsu conglomerate built Japan’s first series production car – the Model A, which was a copy of the Fiat Tipo 3. At its peak, th


Jun 28, 2020

Mitsubishi Motors to slash prices by up to RM 8,154 for the Outlander and ASX

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), announced a new price list for the Mitsubishi ASX Compact SUV and Outlander SUV in Malaysia. The new prices are effective immediately until 31 December 2020. The price reduction is in view of the Malaysian government’s announcement to drop Sales and Service tax (SST) for cars, which sees a 100% sales tax exemption on locally-assembled (CKD) models. Prices above are quoted on-the-road without insurance for private registration in Peninsular and East Malaysia and


Jun 15, 2020

Mitsubishi Triton serba baru sah hadir untuk tahun 2020. Mitsubishi sasar pasaran Malaysia?

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) telah mengumumkan bahawa ia akan memperkenalkan sekurang-kurangnya 9 lagi model baru mulai tahun kewangan 2022, termasuk Mitsubishi Triton serba baru dan Mitsubishi Xpander Hybrid baru. Semasa pembentangan perniagaan syarikat untuk tahun kewangan 2020 - 2022 syarikat semalam, MMC mengulangi penekanannya untuk memberi tumpuan kepada blok ASEAN kerana unjuran pertumbuhan yang bagus. Asia Tenggara adalah pasaran terbesar MMC, dengan blok perdagangan ASEAN menyumb


Jul 29, 2020

Malaysia-spec Mitsubishi Xpander previewed, CKD but not in Segambut

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi vehicles in Malaysia has announced that the upcoming Mitsubishi Xpander will be locally-assembled (CKD). The model will be launched in the near future. While the Mitsubishi ASX and Outlander are contract assembled by Tan Chong Motors Assembly in Segambut, the upcoming Xpander will be assembled in a new production facility in Pekan, Pahang. Tomoyuki Shinnishi, Chief Executive Officer of MMM said, “The Xpander is localized to


Sep 8, 2020

Ride high this Chinese New Year with Mitsubishi

From now until the end of January 2020, Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia is offering cash rebates for the Triton, Outlander and ASX. For selected variants of the Triton, customers are entitled to either cash rebates or interest rate as low as 0.88%. Below is an overview of the promotion. Existing Mitsubishi owners and pick-up owners who purchase selected variants will be entitled to cash rebates of RM 3,000 and RM 2,000 respectively, on top of the promotions. Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia recently gave t


Jan 6, 2020

New Japan-Malaysia Mitsubishi JV for a higher quality CKD 2020 Mitsubishi Xpander

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) have taken the covers off the 7-seater 2020 Mitsubishi Xpander. Prices have yet to be announced (like many other companies, MMM has to deal with a very fluid situation in this Covid-19 period) but the company expects to release the price lists to dealers within November. Competing against the Perodua Aruz and Honda BR-V, the 1.5-litre naturally aspirated Xpander is locally-assembled (CKD) at its local partner’s DRB-Hicom’s facility in Pekan. This is a different a


Oct 22, 2020

Mitsubishi Malaysia opens yet another 3S centre to better serve customers in PJ!

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi Motors vehicles in Malaysia, together with authorised dealer Ingress Motors Centre (IMC) has a new Mitsubishi Motors 3S Centre (Sales, Service & Spare parts) opening in Petaling Jaya (PJ), Selangor recently. This is IMC’s fourth Mitsubishi Motors showroom in Malaysia with the first three in Puchong, Bangi and Shah Alam respectively. Including the new showroom in Petaling Jaya, all four of IMC’s showrooms incorporate Mitsubi


Sep 29, 2020

Mitsubishi Motors’ yearly Merdeka promo starts now

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) kicks off the Merdeka month with some special deals so interested buyers can enjoy more savings on top of the special SST exemption prices. Interested buyers of the Mitsubishi ASX can opt to trade-in their current cars to get an RM 8,888 top-up support from MMM’s authorised dealers. MMM will also throw in a 5-year free maintenance and 5-year warranty with unlimited mileage when you purchase the B-segment SUV. The Mitsubishi ASX 4WD goes at RM 125,182 while the AS


Aug 14, 2020

Usahasama Jepun – Malaysia untuk tingkat kualiti Mitsubishi Xpander 2020 CKD

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) telah menayangkan sepenuhnya Mitsubishi Xpander 2020, kereta 7 tempat duduk yang cukup luas dan digemari ramai. Harganya belum lagi diumumkan – sama seperti syarikat lain yang masih menunggu kelulusan – tapi MMM menjangkakan yang senarai harga boleh dikeluarkan kepada pengedar dalam bulan November. Mitsubishi Xpander, yang bersaing sengit dengan Perodua Aruz dan Honda BR-V, dipasang tempatan (CKD) di fasiliti rakan kongsi tempatannya iaitu DRB-Hicom di Pekan, Pah


Oct 27, 2020

Mitsubishi Malaysia kicks off year-end sales campaign

Although it is only October, Mitsubishi Malaysia has already kicked off their annual year-end sales campaign with low interest rates of 0.88%. The special low interest offer is available on the Triton VGT Adventure X, Triton VGT AT Premium, and Triton VGT MT Premium. This offer is exclusive to customers purchasing their Tritons via Maybank or Public Bank. If you’re not purchasing your car from either of the banks mentioned, fret not as Mitsubishi also has cash rebates of up to RM 10,000 up for o


Oct 17, 2019

9,300 bookings for Mitsubishi Xpander, pushes Mitsubishi ahead of Nissan

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) has collected over 9,300 bookings for the Mitsubishi Xpander since its launch in November 2020, of which 2,742 units have been delivered. “Due to the overwhelming positive response for the new Xpander, we are progressing to increase our production volume to cater for higher production capacity to fulfil all booking demands,” said Tomoyuki Shinnishi, Chief Executive Officer of MMM. The 7-seater Mitsubishi Xpander is locally-assembled (CKD) in Pekan by a joint vent


Apr 6, 2021

Barang Rare: Apa kata anda tentang Mitsubishi Pajero Mini 700cc?

Mitsubishi Pajero adalah sebuah jenama yang terkenal di Malaysia sekitar zaman 90 an dahulu. Model ini terkenal dengan keandalan serta dominasi Kejohanan Rali Dakar pada tahun 2000 ke atas. Mitsubishi Pajero juga telah dinobatkan sebagai Pemenang Podium Paling Banyak oleh Guinness World Record. Selain itu, Mitsubishi Pajero ini juga terkenal digunakan oleh pihak Polis dan Jabatan Kerajaan. Hal ini bukan suatu yang mengejutkan kerana kita sedia maklum bahawa pihak berkuasa memerlukan sebuah keret


Sep 7, 2020

Bilik pameran Mitsubishi Motors terbaru dibuka di PJ, Selangor!

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), pengedar rasmi kenderaan Mitsubishi di Malaysia, bersama Ingress Motors Centre (IMC) baru-baru ini meraikan pembukaan Pusat 3S (Sales, Service & Spare parts) Mitsubishi Motors di Petaling Jaya, Selangor. Pembukaan ini merupakan bilik pameran Mitsubishi yang keempat oleh IMC di Malaysia – tiga buah lagi terletak di Puchong, Bangi, dan Shah Alam. Keempat-empat bilik pameran IMC memaparkan jenama korporat baharu Mitsubishi Motors yang diwakili oleh slogan globalnya


Sep 29, 2020

Mitsubishi Xpander已收获9,300笔订单,Mitsubishi一举超越Nissan

大马Mitsubishi汽车公司(MMM)自从在2020年11月推出Mitsubishi Xpander以来,已收到了超过9,300笔预订订单,其中2,742辆已经交付。 MMM首席执行官Tomoyuki Shinnishi表示:“由于新款Xpander取得了十分积极的市场反馈,我们正在逐步提高产量,保证更高的生产能力,以满足所有的预订需求。” 7人座的Mitsubishi Xpander由MMM和日本Mitsubishi汽车公司的合资企业在Pekan进行本地组装(CKD)。该公司名为MMC Manufacturing Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.,在DRB-Hicom汽车制造综合体内经营一家Mitsubishi汽车公司专属的汽车组装厂。 推荐阅读:New Japan-Malaysia Mitsubishi JV for a higher quality CKD 2020 Mitsubishi Xpander MMM最畅销的车型依然是Mitsubishi Triton,上一财年(2020年4月-2021年3月)MMM共销售了7,568辆,比上一财年增长32%。 加上Mitsub


Apr 10, 2021

All-new Mitsubishi Triton confirmed for 2022, Xpander Hybrid in 2023, plus 9 more models

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) have announced that it will be introducing at least 9 more new models starting financial year 2022, including an all-new Mitsubishi Triton and a new Mitsubishi Xpander Hybrid. During the company’s FY2020 – 2022 Mid-Term Business Plan presentation yesterday, MMC reiterated its emphasis to focus on the ASEAN reason, for reasons which we have already covered here earlier. South East Asia is MMC’s biggest market, with the ASEAN trade bloc contributing nearly 30 pe


Jul 28, 2020

Launching in 2020, the Mitsubishi Xpander is a comfortable, practical 7-seater

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia has confirmed that it will be launching its first affordable seven-seater – the Xpander – next year. What does it compete against? Set to go up against the Toyota Rush, Perodua Aruz, and Honda BR-V, the Mitsubishi Xpander uses a similar 1.5-litre capacity engine like its rivals, naturally aspirated. However the Mitsubishi Xpander’s dated engine (paired to a 4-speed automatic) pushes out just 105 PS, identical to the Toyota Rush and Perodua Aruz but nowhere near the Hon


Nov 14, 2019

WapCar Morning Insiders: Still excited to meet the CKD X70 next month?

Today is Wednesday, October. 30 Local News Perodua invested RM 7 million into centralising parts production of past models Perodua has recently invested a cool RM 7 million into centralising parts production of past models. The investment goes into a new 1,600 metric tonne press stamping machine placed in their supplier IQM Sdn Bhd’s facility. The new hydraulic press will produce parts such as bonnets, side outer panels, rear outer panels, fenders, doors and roofs for past Perodua models like th


Oct 30, 2019

A Remedy for Mitsubishi Outlander: a rear air circulator at RM 1,485

Since Mitsubishi Outlander has been introduced into Malaysia in 2016, the defect without rear air vent has been always the obstacle for consumers to make the purchase. Recently, Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) finally finds a solution to this problem. They launched the air circulator as the official accessory for Outlander 2.0L and 2.4L at price RM 1,485. The air circulator works by drawing in fresh cool air from the front, charge it and blast it at the rear passengers. Furthermore, there are t


Jul 20, 2019

Is it true that  cars with CVT are less reliable?

The benefits of CVT have been repeated many and many times over – simple design, better fuel efficiency, smooth gear shifts, and infinite gear ratios. So much so, that city cars by Nissan, Honda, and Toyota mainly use CVTs. Common fears regarding CVT are overheating CVTs and snapped CVT belts. But how much truth is there to these fears? 1. CVT Overheating CVT overheating is real. It damages the CVT fluid and consequently everything else. Overheating could also break the CVT belt. There are two c


Jan 23, 2021

Pemandu SUV lawan arus di Butterworth diburu polis, katanya nak elak roadblock

Tular baru-baru ini satu video yang menunjukkan sebuah kereta yang kami percayai jenis SUV Mitsubishi ASX dipandu secara melawan arus, didakwa berlaku di Lebuh Raya Lingkaran Luar Butterworth (BORR) di Pulau Pinang. Kereta tersebut dipercayai dipandu dari arah Jambatan Perai menghala ke Taman Inderawasih. Video tersebut mula tular di media sosial sejak dua hari lepas. SUV tersebut dikatakan dipandu secara melawan arus dalam cubaan untuk mengelakkan sekatan jalan raya (SJR). Ia dipandu di lorong


Jan 29, 2021

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia launches its official app called MITSUBISHI CONNECT

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) introduces its first-ever MITSUBISHI CONNECT mobile application for Mitsubishi car owners in Malaysia. The mobile app is available for download via Google Play Store and Apple App Store for free. The MITSUBISHI CONNECT mobile application offers a range of vehicle-related digital services, allowing Mitsubishi owners the convenience of scheduling a service appointment with their preferred MMM service centres, keep track of vehicle maintenance history and get remind


Jun 25, 2020

Eksklusif - Toyota Corolla Cross bakal berharga RM 120k, enjin 1.8 liter, lancar separuh akhir 2021!

Toyota Corolla Cross Umum mengetahui bahawa Toyota Corolla Cross bakal ditawarkan bagi menggantikan Toyota C-HR yang sudah digugurkan secara senyap dari laman web Toyota Malaysia. Sedikit maklumat eksklusif telah tiba ke meja pengarang kami. Dalam sebuah dokumen yang dikongsikan bersama Wapcar.my, Toyota Corolla Cross nampaknya bakal menjadi pesaing menarik dalam pasaran SUV. Pertama, Toyota tidak mahu mengulangi kegagalan Toyota C-HR dalam posisi harga. Toyota Corolla Cross bakal berharga sekit


Jan 22, 2021

Japan too has a problem with cars driving against traffic

The problem of motorists riding/driving against traffic is not unique to Malaysia, although your Facebook feeds will give you that it’s a growing problem confined only to Malaysia. Yesterday, a 35-year old man in Japan was killed when his Honda N-Box was hit head-on by a Toyota Crown driven by a 78-year old man who was driving against traffic. The incident happened yesterday 6-January, at 12.40 am at the Nishimeihan Expressway in Yamatokōriyama city, in Nara prefecture. The younger driver died o


Jan 7, 2021

Our Ativa’s rattling sound is fixed! What was the problem? - Long-term review #6

It has been about two weeks of ownership with our Perodua Ativa. How have things been? Well, the rattling sound we mentioned previously had gotten really annoying. Every time we drove over abrupt irregularities on the right side, the sound became more and more apparent. We needed to take the Ativa to Sepang on Tuesday to check out some Malaysian-made electric car, so we held off going to the service centre until Wednesday. About two weeks of driving with that sound, we finally checked in at the


Apr 2, 2021

Launching in Malaysia in 2020: The CKD Toyota Corolla Cross will fight the Honda HR-V, Subaru XV

After over half a decade of sitting at the sidelines and watching the Honda HR-V going from strength to strength, Toyota finally has a product to rival the overachieving HR-V, it’s called the Toyota Corolla Cross, and yes it will be coming to Malaysia. Recall that we recently ran a post saying that UMW Toyota will be launching three new SUVs in the near term? The first candidate is obvious, that’s the Toyota RAV4. The remaining two models are less clear but today we can confirm one of it will be


Mar 31, 2020