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Volkswagen Vento discontinued in Malaysia, what will replace it?

Following Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) axing the Mk5 Polo from its local line-up, the title of oldest model goes to its sedan twin, the Volkswagen Vento. Now, it appears that the time for the Vento is also up in Malaysia.A quick check on the Volkswagen website shows that the Vento has been removed from the local line-up. The model was one of the most affordable Volkswagen cars in Malaysia with prices starting from RM 84,449 for the Comfortline variant.It first arrived here as the Po

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 5, 2021

Jualan Volkswagen Vento di Malaysia dihentikan, apakah yang akan menggantinya?

Berikutan keputusan Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) yang menghentikan jualan Polo Mk5 pada Oktober yang lalu, kini tiba giliran Volkswagen Vento pula.Sekilas pandang, laman rasmi Volkswagen Malaysia menunjukkan bahawa model Vento telah tiada di dalam barisan model tempatan. Dengan harga RM 84,449 buat varian Comfortline, Vento merupakan model Volkswagen yang paling murah di Malaysia.Mengimbau kembali, model ini dilancarkan pada tahun 2012 sebagai Polo Sedan. Sewaktu model facelift yang

Faisal

Faisal

Jan 5, 2021

Honda City vs Toyota Vios vs Volkswagen Vento – which B-segment sedan is for you?

Honda City is Honda’s volume leader in the non-national B-segment market, having sold a total of 31,357 units last year. The popularity is attributed to a well-rounded package and specification that people have come to expect from the H brand.(2017 Honda City Gallery | Specifications | Full Review)Honda CityTrailing behind with 23,986 units is the original B-segment favorite, the Toyota Vios. Having launched early last year, it is the best Vios on sale yet as it is well-equipped now.(2019

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 7, 2020

Spyshot: Volkswagen Virtus diintip di India, bakal ganti VW Vento?

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia didapati telah menggugurkan Volkswagen Vento secara senyap di Malaysia. Walaubagaimanapun, tiada sebarang maklumat mengenai penggantinya dapat disahkan.Sedan segmen B tersebut merupakan model Volkswagen mampu milik dengan harga serendah RM 84,449 bagi varian paling asas iaitu varian Comfortline.Namun begitu, pasaran Amerika Selatan sudah pun menerima pengganti VW Vento iaitu Volkswagen Virtus; sebuah model kembar sedan bagi model hatchback VW Polo Mk6. Volkswag

Haris

Haris

Jan 5, 2021

Spied: Volkswagen Virtus caught testing in India, Vento replacement for Malaysia?

Credits: Rushlane, OverdriveWith news of the Volkswagen Vento finally discontinued in Malaysia out of the way, let’s move on to a scoop on its potential replacement. A Volkswagen Virtus in left-hand drive has been spotted by the Indian media very recently, so does this mean that the Virtus is a go for our market?Credit: RushlaneWell, it’s not exactly a straightforward answer because this particular Virtus is most likely used as a test mule by Volkswagen India. There will be some diff

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 5, 2021

‘Resale value’ sedan segmen B – City dan Vios ‘king’, tapi Almera lagi teruk dari Vento?

Dekat Malaysia ini, kalau bab nak beli kereta je mesti ramai yang akan persoalkan tentang nilai jual semula (resale value). Maklumlah, harga kereta dekat Malaysia mahal, jadi pembelian kereta yang mempunyai nilai jual beli yang tinggi amatlah disukai serta dihargai rakyat kita.Sebelum Vento, ia dikenali sebagai Polo Sedan.Kalau sebut saja sedan segmen B, pasti tiga nama ini iaitu Toyota Vios, Honda City, dan Nissan Almera merupakan pilihan yang standard di pasaran jika anda inginkan kereta denga

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 4, 2021

B-segment sedan resale values: City and Vios lead, but Almera is worse than Vento?

If theres any word that can cause car buyers to think triple before signing the dotted line, its depreciation. Sorry to say but this is just as certain as the sky is blue - the value of the car you drive drops over time. Before it was the Vento, it was called the Polo SedanStalwarts of the B-segment sedan scene - the Toyota Vios, Honda City, and Nissan Almera - are often said to be safe choices when it comes to resale value. But how far is that true? Lets compare them, and well throw in the Volk

Sanjay

Sanjay

Mar 31, 2021

Review: VW Vento TSI – Turbocharged efficiency, but at a cost

(2020 VW Vento Price and Specs | Gallery)The B-segment market is a tough one – established models like the Toyota Vios and Honda City have both conquered the segment since the early 2000s, leaving little room for other rivals to survive.Exterior – Volkwsagen can design a handsome-looking sedanUnlike other hatchback-derived sedan models with a tacked-on boot (looking at you Proton Persona), Volkswagen has done a swell job transforming the Polo into a sedan, as the rear end does not lo

Eric

Eric

Feb 25, 2020

In Brief: VW Vento – Still worth comparing against the Toyota Vios and Honda City?

(2020 VW Vento Price and Specs | Gallery)The Volkswagen Vento is a B-segment sedan that competes against the Toyota Vios and Honda City.Mini Passat, anyone?Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) updated the Vento a couple of times over the cars lifecycle, including fitting the model with LED headlights and a head unit with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support.How much is the VW Vento?Prices start from RM 85,430 for the Comfortline, while the Highline costs RM 92,045. Opting for the Join edi

Eric

Eric

Mar 18, 2020

Ringkasan: VW Vento – Masih boleh dibandingkan dengan Toyota Vios dan Honda City?

(Harga & Spesifikasi VW Vento 2020 | Galeri)Volkswagen Vento ialah sedan Segmen B yang bersaing dengan Toyota Vios dan Honda City.Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) telah menaiktarafkan Vento beberapa kali sepanjang kitaran hidup kereta tersebut, termasuklah memasang lampu LED dan unit kepalanya dengan sokongan Android Auto dan Apple CarPlay.Berapakah harga VW Vento?Harganya bermula daripada RM 85,430 untuk Comfortline, manakala Highline pula berharga RM 92,045. Jika anda memilih edis

Mersita

Mersita

Jul 7, 2020

Jimat lebih RM 9,000 dengan Volkswagen!

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) dengan sukacitanya mengumumkan pengurangan harga sehingga RM 9,484 berikutan pengumuman pengecualian cukai penjualan. Harga baru tersebut akan berkuat kuasa pada 15 Jun hingga 31 Disember 2020.Model Volkswagen yang dipasang secara tempatan (CKD) adalah Polo, Vento, Tiguan dan Passat, manakala barisan model Golf (R-Line, GTI dan R) diimport sepenuhnya (CBU). Dengan pengecualian cukai jualan, pelanggan dapat menikmati penjimatan sehingga RM 3,881

Haris

Haris

Jun 12, 2020

More savings mean bigger angpow with Volkswagen

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) is ushering in this Chinese New Year with special savings on selected models. Model Savings up to (RM) Monthly Repayment (RM) Polo 4,000 725 Vento Comfortline 8,000 783 Vento Highline 4,000 894 Golf R-Line 2,000 1,750 Tiguan Highline 2,000 1,675 Beetle Sport 5,000 1,505 Monthly calculation based on 9-year loan tenure with 10% down payment and based on 2.5% interest rate. Subject to te

Eric

Eric

Jan 3, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia launches eShowroom so you can shop for a car online at home

In response to the Movement Control Order, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has quickly launched an online showroom to offer an alternative way for Malaysians to shop for their VW cars online.Interested customers who have postponed their VW purchases due to the MCO can still make their pick on the Volkswagen eShowroom as all VW models currently on sale are available on the online platform.The eShowroom also has a set of special online deals to offer any who purchase a car via

Jerrica

Jerrica

Apr 1, 2020

Volkswagen Polo Mk5: Pengeluaran di Malaysia dihentikan, model baharu bakal beransur?

Penjualan Volkswagen Polo Mk5 sudah dihentikan di Malaysia. Model tertua dalam barisan Vokswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) ini telah dihasilkan sejak tahun 2010. Walaupun pasaran lain sudah menerima Polo Mk6, kilang Volkswagen di Pekan, Pahang masih memasang Polo Mk5 sehingga tahun ini.VPCM telah menurunkan model Volkwagen Polo Mk5 dari laman sesawangnya. Namun demikian, versi sedan (Vento) masih dijual.Volkswagen Polo Mk5VPCM masih belum mengesahkan ketibaan Polo Mk6 di Malaysia tetapi kam

Faisal

Faisal

Oct 15, 2020

How the 7-seater Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace makes sense in Malaysian market

If you want an SUV that’s not too large and is able to seat 7, there aren’t many options in Malaysia. There’s the Mitsubishi Outlander, Nissan X-Trail, and Peugeot 5008. That’s pretty much it.Then we have the "big boys", the Kia Sorento, Hyundai Santa Fe, Toyota Fortuner, and Mazda CX-8, but those can be little cumbersome to navigate about in tight spaces.And that brings us back to C-segment SUVs. As it stands, the Tiguan has to compete against the likes of the

Shaun

Shaun

Feb 21, 2020

2021 Volkswagen T-Cross could be launched in Indonesia, what about Malaysia?

The latest Motor Vehicle Sales Value (NJKB, Nilai Jual Kenderaan Bermotor) from Indonesia’s tax office has revealed numerous vehicles that are to be launched in the archipelago. Besides the specs of the Daihatsu Rocky and Toyota Raize, donor cars to the Perodua D55L compact SUV, another car listed is the 2021 Volkswagen T-Cross.NJKB is a car’s gazetted before tax value that is used by the Indonesian Customs. It is not the car’s selling price. The latest NJKB only shows one vari

CY Foong

CY Foong

Feb 17, 2021

Proton Persona – Does It Have What It Takes To Challenge The Competition?

The second-generation Proton Persona was introduced as an all-new model in 2016, before receiving an update earlier this year. Priced between RM 42,600 and RM 54,600, this makes the Proton Persona the most affordable B-segment sedan on the market right now. But does the Proton Persona has what it takes to compete against more expensive Japanese and German rivals?Here’s a quick summary of the pros and cons of the Proton Persona, comparing it against some of its rivals:In terms of value for

Jack

Jack

Aug 27, 2019

Volkswagen Tiguan overtakes the Golf as VW's best-selling model

The production of Volkswagen Tiguan just broke six million mark globally, making it as the best-selling Volkswagen model in the world over the Golf. Over two generations have been produced, with the outgoing, second-generation model grabbing the most amount of sales since it was introduced in 2016.According to Volkswagen, a brand new Tiguan rolls of the production line every 35 seconds on average out of its four plants across four different time zones. A total of 910,926 units of current-generat

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 21, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia panggil semula 12,732 kereta kerana isu kotak gear DSG

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) telah mengisukan notis panggilan-semula hari ini bagi 12,732 buah kereta yang dihasilkan antara 2011 hingga 2015.Isu yang hendak dibetulkan adalah berkaitan ‘hydraulic pressure accumulator’ di dalam kotak gear dwi-klac 7 kelajuannya. Kegagalan komponen ini akan menyebabkan kerosakan kotak gear dan fungsi enjin.Berikut adalah model-model yang terkesan. Model-model yang dihasilkan selepas tahun 2016 tidak terkesan. Beetle Cross Touran Golf (Mk.

Mersita

Mersita

Jul 20, 2020

120 units of Volkswagen Tiguan to be supplied to Le Tour de Langkawi

Held annually since 1996, Le Tour de Langkawi (LTDL) is a multiple stage bicycle race that has gained multiple accolades and is now recognised as a highlight in the global competitive cycling calendar, attracting the world’s top road cyclists.Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) returns to LTDL as the official automotive partner, marking the third time since 2016. VPCM will be providing 120 units of Volkswagen Tiguan Highline, which will be used throughout the race by riders

Shaun

Shaun

Feb 5, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia recalls 12,732 cars due to gearbox issue

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has issued a recall notice today for 12,732 cars produced between 2011 and 2015. The issue to be rectified is the hydraulic pressure accumulator within the 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox. Failure of this component can possibly lead to pressure loss, interrupting power transmission between the engine and gearbox.These are the affected models. Models produced after 2016 are not affected.  Beetle Cross Touran Golf (Mk.6 and Mk.7) Jetta Passat (B7

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 20, 2020

Which B-segment sedan offers the best power-to-weight ratio?

The B-segment sedan market in Malaysia is perhaps one of the most competitive segments around, as various car manufacturers have their sights set on this segment.But not all sedans are created equally – some are more powerful, while others offer a more upmarket interior.Speaking of power, let’s take a closer look and see which B-segment sedan offers the best power-to-weight ratio.Honda City – The most popular, for a good reasonHonda City galleryThe Honda City is Malaysia’

Eric

Eric

May 14, 2020

Pay RM 199 at Volkswagen’s Shopee store to receive up to RM 14k worth of rewards

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) launched their special 7.7 mid-year online sale. From now until 7th July 2020, customers who purchase a car from VW’s official Shopee store will stand to receive massive rewards and savings.VPCM is offering rewards ranging between RM 4,279 up to RM 14,819 depending on the VW model the customer purchased on the brand’s Shopee store. All the customer needs to do is fork out RM 199 to be eligible for the rewards.Purchasing from the online store

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 24, 2020

2020 VW Arteon, Passat R-Line and Tiguan Allspace to make Malaysian debut on Aug 12!

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia is set to introduce three new models this week - namely the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line, Volkswagen Passat R-Line and the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace.All three models will be unveiled at the Volkswagen Tour, which takes place from August 12 to 16 at 1 Utama Shopping Centre.Arteon 4Motion R-Line pictured.The Arteon R-Line shares the same front-wheel drive powertrain as the latest Passat Elegance, which means a 2.0-litre four-cylinder TSI eng

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 10, 2020

VW Arteon 2020, Passat R-Line dan Tiguan Allspace akan didebut di Malaysia pada 12 Ogos!

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia akan memperkenalkan tiga model baharu minggu ini - Volkswagen Arteon R-Line 2020, Volkswagen Passat R-Line dan juga Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace!Ketiga-tiga model ini akan ditayangkan di Volkswagen Tour yang akan berlangsung di 1 Utama Shopping Centre bermula 12 Ogos sehingga 16 Ogos 2020.Arteon 4Motion R-LineArteon R-Line mempunyai tren kuasa pacuan roda hadapan yang sama dengan Passat Elegance terbaru – enjin TSI 4 silinder 2.0 liter yang menjana 190 PS d

Mersita

Mersita

Aug 10, 2020

Toyota overtakes Volkswagen to be No.1 automaker in the world in 2020

After five years of being placed behind the Volkswagen Group, Toyota Motor Corp has managed to reclaim its place as the world’s best-selling automaker in 2020. This comes after the Japanese giant released its global sales figures.Toyotas HQ in JapanWhile Toyota had every right to celebrate its comeback podium finish, global sales for the group which also includes sales figures from Daihatsu and Hino fell 11.3% to 9.528 million vehicles compared to 2019.Meanwhile, Volkswagen Group, which in

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 29, 2021

Volkswagen Polo Mk6 2021 – bolehkah ia merampas takhta Toyota Yaris?

Seperti yang pernah dilaporkan, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) telah menghentikan pengeluaran Volkswagen Polo di Malaysia. Adakah ini bermaksud laluan kepada model baru? Ikuti kupasan kami di bawah yang mungkin boleh menjawab keraguan anda.1. Volkswagen Polo manakah yang akan menjadi model baru?Volkswagen Polo 2021 ialah Polo generasi ke-6. Menurut istilah Volkswagen, ia dikenali sebagai Polo Mark 6 (Mk6).Volkwagen Polo Mk5Volkswagen AG merasmikan Volkwagen Polo Mk6 pada tahun 2017 ya

Faisal

Faisal

Nov 18, 2020

Toyota Vios 2019 - Naik taraf yang dialu-alukan!

Toyota ViosToyota Vios adalah model utama yang menjana pendapatan bagi Toyota disebabkan harganya yang paling berpatutan dalam pasaran sedan segmen B ketika ini. Toyota Vios terbaru tahun 2019 ini diperbaharui dengan sejumlah ciri-ciri keselamatan, menjadikannya pilihan yang paling disyorkan untuk kebanyakan pembeli.Berapakah harga Toyota Vios 2019?Tiga varian yang boleh dibeli sekarang dengan harga bermula dari RM 77,200 untuk varian 1.5J, sementara bagi varian pertengahan 1.5E berharga RM 81,2

Haris

Haris

May 23, 2020

Special promos for VW cars this weekend, up to RM 4,000 in rebates

Volkswagen dealerships nationwide will be hosting a special sales event this weekend on the 10th- and 11th-October 2020. The event will also be run on all VW dealerships' social media too.Passat Elegance pictured.Offers during the event include an additional RM 2,000 rebate on top of ongoing rebates (totalling RM 4,000), applicable to the full Passat range - be it Elegance, United or the R-Line.Passat R-Line pictured.Other than that, prospective customers can enjoy an additional RM

Sanjay

Sanjay

Oct 7, 2020

Honda Jazz vs Toyota Yaris vs Volkswagen Polo - which B-segment hatchback is for you?

Honda Jazz is one of the top favourites for those looking for a non-national hatchback. The design is chic, great reliability, coupled with fantastic interior space and a well-designed ergonomics, it’s not hard to see why critics and consumers alike rated the Jazz highly.(2018 Honda Jazz Gallery | Specifications | Full Review)Honda JazzBut as with any king on the throne, there is always a worthy challenger trying to grab the coveted spot. After missing a hatchback model

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 12, 2020