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UMW Toyota Motor to relocate head office out of Shah Alam?

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT), the sole authorized distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in Malaysia, will be moving out of its current head office building in Persiaran Raja Muda in Shah Alam, according to sources familiar with the matter.The relocation has been planned several years earlier so the decision is not directly related to the current poor market outlook, although the Toyota’s falling market share over the last 5 years was probably a motivating factor in right-sizing the organizat

Hans

Hans

May 14, 2020

UMW Toyota Motor resumes vehicle assembly operations

Assembly Services Sdn Bhd (ASSB), UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd’s subsidiary involved in manufacturing Toyota vehicles, has resumed its assembly operations. This follows approval given by the Selangor State Government in relation to the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) that was announced on 4 May 2020.ASSB suspended all operations from 18 March 2020 when the Movement Control Order (MCO) was activated nationwide as a measure to break the transmission of the COVID-19 coronavirus and will

Hans

Hans

May 11, 2020

Only selected dealers are selling the Toyota Vios GR Sport

The 2020 Toyota Vios GR Sport (GR-S) could be the entry-level Gazoo Racing (GR) model in Toyotas line-up. Starting from RM 95,284 (excluding SST, valid until 31-Dec 2020), it is much cheaper than the GR Yaris but it is every bit as special. 2020 Toyota Vios pricelist (Without SST) Model Price 1.5 J A/T RM 76,623 1.5 E A/T RM 82,593 1.5 G A/T RM 87,584 1.5 GR-S A/T RM 95,284 The performance-inspired Vios isnt available at all Toyota showrooms. This i

CY Foong

CY Foong

Dec 18, 2020

3 cawangan UMW Toyota Motor dipindah kepada pengedar untuk kecemerlangan operasi

Syarikat UMW Toyota Motor mengumumkan bahawa mereka akan menukar operasi cawangan di Lembah Klang, Sabah, dan Sarawak kepada pengedar berkuatkuasa 1 September ini.Pengedar Borneo Mobility (Sabah) akan mengambil alih cawangan di Kota Kinabalu dan Borneo Mobility (Sarawak) akan mengambil alih cawangan di Kuching. Cawangan Subang Jaya di Lembah Klang pula akan diambil alih oleh PCM Subang Motor Sdn Bhd.Pengumuman ini adalah selaras dengan matlamat mereka untuk memberikan mutu perkhidmatan yang lebi

Faisal

Faisal

Sep 1, 2020

UMW Toyota Motor welcomes the announcement of the incentives provided to the Malaysian auto industry

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) welcomes the announcement of the incentives provided to the Malaysian auto industry announced by the Prime Minister today. The incentives are part of the Government’s Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan to offset the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.Between 15 June and 31 December 2020, the Government will allow exemption on 10% Sales Tax for the purchase of new vehicles. For locally-assembled (CKD) models, the exemption will be 100% while for imported (CB

Brian

Brian

Jun 5, 2020

Pusat 3S Honda baharu dibuka di Shah Alam!

Berita baik untuk orang Shah Alam dan sekitarnya! Honda Malaysia telah membuka Pusat 3S Honda terbaru di Seksyen U6 Shah Alam, Selangor. Dimiliki oleh Elmina Motors, Pusat 3S Honda ini dibuka untuk memudahkan pemilik Honda untuk mendapatkan perkhidmatan selepas-jualan serta pembeli yang berminat untuk memiliki Honda baru.Sumber: FB Elmina Motors 3S CenterPelanggan yang berminat boleh berkunjung ke Pusat 3S Honda ini untuk memandu uji model-model terkini dari Honda seperti Honda Civic, Honda

Mersita

Mersita

Jul 15, 2020

Honda Civic now on patrol duty in Shah Alam

Soon wrong-doers in Shah Alam will find an angry Honda Civic police car breathing down their necks, as the Shah Alam Contingent Police Headquarters (IPK) have received their first batch of Honda Civic 1.8 S patrol cars.As estimated, the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) has received the second batch of their new vehicle order in mid-June.On a Tweet posted by a Honda salesman Twitter profile, he announced that the first batch of Honda Civics has been delivered to the Shah Alam IPK.The Tweet also incl

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 26, 2020

No sales tax exemption for CKD Toyota Hilux and Isuzu D-Max, here’s why

Come 15-June, all locally-assembled (CKD) passenger cars will be granted full exemption from the 10 percent sales tax. The keyword here is passenger cars.So although the Toyota Hilux and Isuzu D-Max are locally-assembled, both models will continue to be taxed at the current 10 percent rate because pick-up trucks are classified as commercial vehicles (though private registrations are allowed).The Toyota Hilux is assembled at UMW Toyota Motor’s Assembly Services Sdn. Bhd.’s manufacturi

Hans

Hans

Jun 11, 2020

3 UMW Toyota outlets in Kuching, KK and Klang Valley transferred to dealers

After announcing in October 2017 that it would be transferring all its retail operation branches to its dealers and other relevant parties, UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has announced that 3 of its own outlets in Klang Valley, Sabah, and Sarawak will be transferred starting 1-September 2020.The Kota Kinabalu and Kuching outlets will be taken over by Borneo Mobility (Sabah) Sdn Bhd and Borneo Mobility (Sarawak) respectively.In the Klang Valley, PCM Subang Motor Sdn Bhd will take over the Subang Jaya br

CY Foong

CY Foong

Sep 1, 2020

More than half of all Volvo cars assembled in Shah Alam are exported

Close to sixty percent of all Volvo vehicles assembled at the Volvo Car Manufacturing Malaysia (VCMM) plant in Shah Alam are exported, said Volvo Car Malaysia’s Managing Director Nalin Jain.Speaking at the opening of Volvo Car Malaysia’s newest 3S centre in Mutiara Damansara, Jain also added that Volvo Car is one of Malaysia’s biggest car exporters and thanked the government’s support for local manufacturers.Last year, a total of 3,273 Volvo cars were assembled by VCMM, o

Hans

Hans

Sep 12, 2019

UMW confirms CKD 2021 Toyota Corolla Cross to launch in Q2 2021, more hybrids to come

UMW Holdings Berhad, has in its latest corporate presentation, confirmed that the 2021 Toyota Corolla Cross will be launched in Malaysia in the second quarter of this year.The Corolla Cross will be one of the several new models (not all are listed here) that its subsidiary UMW Toyota Motor has planned for 2021. Of these, two have already been launched – the new facelifted 2021 Toyota Fortuner and Toyota Innova.The remaining models will most probably be the new Thailand-made 2021 Toyota Cam

Hans

Hans

Feb 16, 2021

Toyota: CKD hybrids planned for Malaysia but clearer NAP needed

Following the announcement of the new National Automotive Policy (NAP) by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry earlier today, UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has released a statement saying that it welcomes and supports the government’s directions for the automotive industry.“We are pleased that the government has provided an updated ‘roadmap’ for the development of the industry and this will provide direction and guidance which will be of great value to forward plann

Hans

Hans

Feb 21, 2020

UMW Toyota Motor’s seat manufacturing subsidiary is now making PPE for Covid-19 frontliners

 Toyota Boshoku UMW (TBU), the car seats and interior trim parts manufacturing subsidiary of UMW Toyota Motor, has manufactured and delivered more than 10,000 pieces of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Ministry of Health.Previously known as Toyota Seat Industries Malaysia (TSIM), TBU’s plant in Shah Alam manufactures seats for all locally-assembled Toyota cars in Malaysia, including the Vios, Yaris, Hilux, Fortuner, and Innova.Following the Movement Control Order, TBU h

Hans

Hans

Apr 24, 2020

Tahukah anda, Toyota Hilux dan Isuzu D-Max tiada potongan cukai jualan walaupun CKD?

Toyota HiluxIsuzu D-MAXSeiring dengan insentif PENJANA yang bermula pada 15 Jun ini, ramai yang sedang berkira-kira untuk mengambil peluang ini untuk membeli kenderaan. Namun tahukah anda bahawa potongan cukai jualan tersebut tertakluk kepada kereta penumpang sahaja?Hal ini menyebabkan segmen trak pikap tidak terkesan dengan insentif ini. Walhal, jika diikutkan, Toyota Hilux dan Isuzu D-Max turut dikira sebagai kenderaan yang dipasang tempatan (CKD).Lebih-lebih lagi, kedua-dua trak pikap po

Haris

Haris

Jun 11, 2020

How likely is a cheaper, locally-assembled (CKD) Toyota RAV4 for Malaysia?

The Toyota RAV4 is now available at Toyota showrooms across Malaysia, priced from RM 196,436 to RM 215,664 during this 6-month sales tax exemption period. After 31-December 2020, prices will increase to RM 203,880 and RM 223,880 respectively, when the 10 percent sales tax is reinstated.Price is valid only until 31-Dec 2020In any case, the imported from Japan Toyota RAV4 is priced out of the competition by a big margin. Its locally-assembled rivals like the Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5 tops out at R

Hans

Hans

Jun 18, 2020

UMW Toyota's Section 19 PJ and Cheras outlets to be transferred to dealers

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has announced that they will be transferring two outlets in Klang Valley previously owned and operated by them to its dealers effective today. Laser Motor PJ Sdn Bhd will take over the Section 19 Petaling Jaya outlet while Fokus Sentral Sdn Bhd will take over the Cheras outlet accordingly. This follows the company's announcement back in November 2018 that UMWT will be transferring ownership of majority of its outlets to its

Brian

Brian

Jul 1, 2020

Toyota Malaysia restores the iconic KE10 Corolla

The Toyota Corolla nameplate is one of the most famous, longest-running, and best-selling nameplate in Toyota’s history, spanning a history of over 50 years. Currently on the 12th generation model, the Corolla name has its humble beginning in 1966 as a small, low-cost, and reliable family sedan, bearing the chassis code KE10.Two years later, the KE10 Toyota Corolla made its way to Malaysia, where it was assembled by Champion Motor Berhad located in Shah Alam, which subsequently renamed as

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 9, 2020

Toyota C-HR digugurkan dari laman web Toyota, Toyota Corolla Cross menyusul?

Toyota C-HRToyota Malaysia dalam diam sudah pun menggugurkan model Toyota C-HR dari laman web rasmi mereka.SUV dengan pesaing terdekat seperti Honda HR-V dan Subaru XV itu dijangka akan digantikan dengan model baharu, Toyota Corolla Cross.Gaya yang nyata berbezaNasib yang lebih baik mungkin menyebelahi Toyota Corolla Cross kerana ia telah dirancang sebagai model pemasangan CKD. Pemasangan akan dilakukan oleh kilang kedua anak syarikat UMW Toyota iaitu Assembly Services Sdn. Bhd. (ASSB) di Bukit

Haris

Haris

Dec 23, 2020

UMW Toyota cuts prices by up to 6%, RAV4 now from RM 196k!

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), the distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in Malaysia today announced new prices for its vehicles beginning 15 June 2020, following the incentives provided to the Malaysian automotive industry announced by the Prime Minister.“Toyota vehicles are now more affordable than ever. Customers should take this opportunity to upgrade or purchase a new Toyota. All relief from the new tax structure have been factored into the new pricing, considered in the best int

Hans

Hans

Jun 12, 2020

Panduan membeli Toyota Estima terpakai, MPV second hand kegemaran rakyat Malaysia!

Toyota Estima telah ditamatkan pengeluaran oleh Toyota pada tahun 2019. Model MPV popular tersebut melalui penjualan generasi akhir yang sukar kerana dibayangi oleh model Toyota Alphard dan Toyota Vellfire yang lebih premium.Walaubagaimanapun, MPV dengan pelbagai konfigurasi penumpang ini masih popular di Malaysia. Ia masih boleh dibeli oleh penjual kereta recond dan terpakai.Toyota Estima merupakan MPV yang boleh dinaiki dengan selesa pada tempat duduk baris ketiga dengan harga yang lebih mesra

Haris

Haris

Jan 5, 2021

Goodyear's Shah Alam plant is now powered by 2.5 MW solar panels

Goodyear Malaysia's corporate office and production plant in Shah Alam will soon be able to run independent of the power grid by utilizing renewable solar energy. The plant's roof top now features 6,680 solar panels that is capable of generating 2.5 megawatts of power daily. These panels will supply green energy to six low voltage substations located within the property, powering ot just the manufacturing plant, but also the office and warehouse buildings.Gracing launching ceremony of th

Robert

Robert

Jul 25, 2019

Toyota opens new service centre in Pandamaran, Klang

Toyota owners in Klang can look forward to one more conveniently located service centre to go to for their vehicle maintenance. Operated by PS Otomobil (Bukit Tinggi) Sdn. Bhd., the new 19-bay service centre is located at PT 7420 Jalan Kim Chuan, Pandamaran, 42000 Klang.The facility is an extension of PS Otomobil’s showroom in Bukit Tinggi, which has been an authorized dealer for Toyota since 2015.Commending PS Otomobil on their commitment to provide Toyota customers with high quality afte

Robert

Robert

Jul 30, 2019

UMW Toyota Motor makes final call for last few units of Toyota GR Yaris

Just like everywhere else in the world, the Toyota GR Yaris has received heaps of praises even here in Malaysia. Only 25,000 units of this homologated special are being produced by Toyota with less than 200 units earmarked for Malaysia.To be specific, that number is 127 units, and honestly, that sounds generous enough, considering that Thailand had only 71 units allocated for them. It appears that as fast as the GR Yaris is in terms of performance, it’s also driving out of showrooms as qui

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 19, 2021

Toyota Malaysia announces special term financing for graduates to get a brand new Toyota!

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd announces special term financing for graduates to get a brand new Toyota Vios, Yaris and Avanza in collaboration with Maybank Islamic Berhad. The Murabahah Vehicle Term Financing-i (MVTF-i), in accordance with the Murabahah principles, will provide an additional financing option to the graduates besides the Islamic Hire-Purchase (HP) financing in accordance with Al Ijarah Thumma Al-Bai (AITAB). This financing package is only available in Peninsular Malaysia.Mur

Brian

Brian

Jun 10, 2020

Audi Centre Setia Alam officially opens

Audi Centre Setia Alam is officially open. Located in the central region, the Centre is designed as a “4S” facility to house multiple functions under one roof – Sales, Service, Spare Parts, Body and Paint shop.With nearly 60,000 sq ft of space, Audi Centre Setia Alam features the Audi Terminal architecture concept. Inside, the four-storey building carries the current corporate identity, furnishing and equipment that comply with the standards set by Audi AG. The i

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 3, 2019

UMWT recalls 10,350 units of Toyota and Lexus models for potentially faulty fuel pump

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in Malaysia, announced a Special Service Campaign (SSC) to replace the fuel pump on certain units of Toyota and Lexus models. This SSC is an expansion of earlier campaign.Based on the information received from Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), there are 9,500 new units of Toyota (Alphard, Vellfire, Camry, Corolla, Fortuner, Innova, C-HR and Harrier) and 850 new units of Lexus (ES250, GS200t, GS350, IS200t, LC500, LS500, LX57

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 31, 2020

Spied: New 2020 Toyota Fortuner facelift caught in Thailand, to get Toyota RAV4 inspired design?

Images of the supposedly new 2020 Toyota Fortuner facelift has surfaced on the net ahead of its official debut.Rendered image courtesy of @ber.kendara on InstagramThe car in question is supposedly the TRD variant as told by the black roof and side mirrors. From the image, we can see that the updated Fortuner will feature sharper and slimmer headlamps as well as a more angular body kit that resembles the Toyota RAV4.Image credit to FB user: Sun PatcharapolWe can just catch a glimpse of the car&rs

Adrian Chia

Adrian Chia

Apr 8, 2020

This Toyota dealership in Taman Mayang just upgraded to 3S status

Unitedstar Corporation Sdn Bhd, an authorised Toyota dealership located in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, has upgraded its outlet to ‘3S’ status, offering both sales and aftersales services. Previously only providing sales of new vehicles, the upgrading process sees the facility extending its range of services available to customers.“Unitedstar Corporation has been an authorised Toyota dealership since 2005, with just a showroom for sales at Aman Suria, Damansara followed by the new

Jerrica

Jerrica

Sep 19, 2020

Wapcar Morning Insiders (Sep. 13, 2019)

Today is Friday, Sep. 13  Local news Specifications for the all-new Toyota Corolla Altis revealedAhead of the all-new Toyota Corolla’s debut, UMW Toyota Motor has released the preliminary specifications of units bound for Malaysia.Unlike the predecessor model, the all-new Corolla will feature just one powertrain – a carried over 1.8-litre 2ZR-FE four-cylinder petrol engine with Dual VVT-i, paired to a CVT-type automatic that sends power to the front wheels. The engine

Tasia

Tasia

Sep 13, 2019

UMW Toyota Motor recalls 12,997 units of Hilux and Fortuner for brake booster replacement

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has announced a recall involving 12,997 units of the Toyota Hilux and Toyota Fortuner made between July 2018 and January 2019 for brake booster inspection and replacement. Models not listed here are not affected by this recall. The affected models are as below: UMWT Recall for brake booster Model Units affected Toyota Hilux 11,517 Toyota Fortuner 1,426 The condition involves the resin pistons in the brake booster of said vehicles which coul

Sanjay

Sanjay

Dec 2, 2020