Daihatsu to Show 2019 Gran Max Panel Van AT on the Upcoming Malaysia Business Automobile Expo (MCVE 2019)


The Malaysia Business Automobile Expo (MCVE 2019) is coming on the finish of the month.  The business automobile expo will happen from 20th to 22nd June 2019 on the Malaysia Worldwide Exhibition and Conference Centre (MIECC) and it the biggest tradeshow for such automobiles. Daihatsu (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. (DMSB) shall be displaying their 2019 Gran Max Panel Van there this time round.

Daihatsu (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.  shall be showcasing the Gran Max Panel Van (AT)other than the same old guide variant. The Gran Max AT is the primary in its class and the primary gentle business automobile in Malaysia to function an automated transmission and it’s designed to particularly cater to the necessities of delivery-based companies, SMEs, fleet companies and authorities companies. The light-weight and compact automobile was unveiled final September and is right for heavy visitors city areas and all forms of highway circumstances, whereas delivering sturdy efficiency and economical gasoline consumption.

Whereas some might say that an automated transmission might improve upkeep and maintenance, it is not truly the case as in heavy visitors the automated gearbox is definitely extra gasoline environment friendly and really lessens driver fatigue, which can truly improve driver alertness and likewise productiveness in the long term. If an operator maintains the Gran Max Automated because the servicing schedule says, it ought to truly offer you higher operating prices all through the interval of possession.

The 2019 Daihatsu Gran Max is rear-wheel drive (RWD) and it is ready to accommodate as much as 2,000 kg of gross weight (with load). It’s powered by a DOHC DVVT 1.5 litre engine which is definitely one other by-product of those you see featured in such Daihatsu/Toyota/Perodua automobiles just like the Avanza, Rush and Aruz individuals carriers. Apart from that, the Gran Max comes security options customary with anti-lock braking system (ABS), twin entrance SRS airbags.

Apart from the Gran Max AT talked about herein, DBSM may also be exhibiting a custom-built Gran Max panel van which can function a conservation initiative to scale back automobile’s CO2 emissions, in an unique joint effort with Free Tree Society, an environmental organisation that spreads the environmental stewardship message via public consciousness campaigns. As an incentive for expo guests to DMSB’s sales space, they’ll get to take dwelling free tree seedlings and crops.

One other spotlight on the expo shall be a custom-built Gran Max pickup truck for use as a cellular

clinic, as a part of a collaboration with Columbia Asia Hospital to supply complimentary well being screening all through the three days of the expo. There may also be a blood donation drive administrated by the Nationwide Blood Centre on the second day of the occasion from 12pm to 6pm at Daihatsu’s sales space. DBSM may also be introducing varied tailored applications appropriate for small companies in addition to bigger fleets on the expo. 

Arman Mahadi, Managing Director of Daihatsu (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd stated, “The Gran Max is extraordinarily versatile and might permit as much as 17 customised physique purposes. This adaptability makes the Gran Max the proper automobile for a variety of transport and enterprise wants. As an innovation driver, we’re assured the Gran Max line-up will cement our status as with the ability to present the most effective and first in market, enabling us to proceed to be a trusted mobility service supplier to our prospects.”

So DMSB shall be showcasing the Gran Max in varied types. It’s because Daihatsu’s precise presence right here in Malaysia is usually underneath Perodua, which often (not on a regular basis  as of late) make rebadged Daihatsu automobiles right here. So Daihatsu’s presence right here in Malaysia is definitely restricted to the sunshine business automobile Gran Max in addition to being a supplier for Hino Vehicles (one other Toyota Group firm) right here in Malaysia. 

Personally, the MCVE 2019 is one other a type of automobile exhibits which I wish to attend. When you like business automobiles, that is the exhibition to move over to.