Chery is busy. Following the current opening of its flagship 4S showroom in Kuantan, the model has now opened doorways to its largest 4S centre in Malaysia up to now. The outlet, operated by Gagner Auto, is positioned in Medini, Johor Bahru.
Because the Medini facility is a 4S centre, it’s a one-stop store for gross sales, service, spare elements, in addition to physique and paint providers. Chery says that the constructing has an eco-friendly design and employs energy-efficient practices.
Chery additionally used the outlet launch to preview the Omoda E5 for the southern area. The electrical model of the Omoda 5 SUV was previewed to the press final week forward of its introduction in Q1 2024. The BYD Atto 3 Prolonged Vary rival has 430 km of vary (WLTP) from a 61 kWh lithium iron phosphate (LFP) battery, which powers a entrance electrical motor with 224 PS/340 Nm. 0-100 km/h is finished in 7.6 seconds.
For charging, the Omoda E5 helps AC charging at a max fee of 9.9 kW, whereas DC quick charging goes as much as 80 kW – the latter will juice up the battery from 0-80% in 35 minutes. There’s additionally vehicle-to-load (V2L) with an output of as much as 3.3 kW to energy home equipment. Full particulars and gallery of the Omoda E5 right here.
“With Chery’s entry into the southern area of Malaysia, having its largest 4S flagship in Medini, we imagine this can contribute to the varied points of growth, fostering financial, environmental and technological developments. With the upcoming launch of our Omoda E5, the Chery group advocates to a extra sustainable surroundings, stimulate funding in renewable vitality infrastructure growth whereas selling sensible metropolis integration,” mentioned Lee Wen Hsiang, VP of Chery Malaysia.
Apart from increasing its community, Chery has additionally introduced the upcoming arrival of its Jaecoo sub-brand, which can launch subsequent 12 months. The primary Jaecoo mannequin for our market would be the J7, and two right-hand drive models of the SUV are presently on take a look at in Malaysia.
GALLERY: Chery Omoda E5 in Malaysia
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