A remarkable first half sales of 2023 UMW Toyota Motor

UMW Toyota Motor solidified its dominant position in the market in June, achieving impressive sales figures of 8,559 units for Toyota and 110 units for Lexus. The combined total sales for June 2023, including both Toyota and Lexus, reached 8,669 units, surpassing the 8,004 units recorded in May 2023.

Year-to-date sales for June 2023 demonstrated exceptional growth, with a cumulative total of 48,659 units sold. This figure represents a significant 6.0% increase compared to the year- to-date sales of 45,911 units recorded in June 2022.

Another major highlight for the month of June was the unveiling of the highly anticipated all- new Toyota Innova Zenix, featuring both Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) and Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) models. This launch marked a significant milestone in the company's unwavering commitment to carbon-neutrality and sustainability. At the forefront of the launch, the all-new Zenix HEV emerged as the hero model, embodying Toyota's dedication to a greener future.

"At UMW Toyota Motor, we strive to expand the boundaries of technology and revolutionize the mobility ecosystem," said Datuk Ravindran K., President of UMW Toyota Motor. "Our virtual launch of the all-new Toyota Zenix represents our relentless pursuit of new age innovations, as we continue to move people and enhance lifestyles." he added.

Discover the all-new Toyota Alphard and Vellfire, the luxury MPVs that redefine elegance and comfort.

Locally, UMW Toyota Motor will be offering the Toyota Alphard 2.4T Executive Lounge and Toyota Vellfire 2.5 variant with upgraded new powertrain and advanced luxury features for the most refined experiences.

The new  Alphard 2.4T Executive Lounge  features the  all-new 2.4L 16-valve DOHC with Turbocharger and intercooler paired with a Direct Shift 8-speed Automatic with Sequential and Paddle Shifters, which deliver stronger torque and powerful acceleration for more engaging and exhilarating driving experience.

The latest Vellfire features a 7-speed Super CVT-i with Sports Sequential Shiftmatic and is equipped with a Front Performance Brace that provides efficient power transmission for smooth acceleration, while ensuring superb handling and excellent stability performance.

Datuk Ravindran K. describes the new 7-seater model as “An excellent quality vehicle which
will create an air of luxury that customers can be proud of.”

The new Alphard and Vellfire features a sleek design, fitted with distinctive grille and Full LED Lamps with Sequential Signal Lamps in both the front and rear of the vehicle for optimal visibility and presence on the road.

Exuding a premium touch, the cabin of the Alphard and Vellfire is now even more luxurious which is expressed using leather and woodgrain, with a fixed Panoramic Glass Roof that bathes the cabin in natural lighting. The shell interior gives an airy and spacious ambience which feels like being in a luxurious hotel or in a private jet. A 64-Colour illumination along the side of the ceiling also adds to the classy environment inside the Alphard and Vellfire. The model also comes equipped with adjustable reading lights to ensure maximum visibility without compromising comfort.

The driver’s area is like that of a private jet cockpit with all mechanical switches and control buttons positioned optimally for easy reach. Likewise, the instrument panel has a high-quality design with the 12.3" Full Color TFT digital combination meter paired with the new head-up display that are now sharper and clearer in all lighting conditions.

For the most luxurious and comfortable seating, both front and rear first row seats are equipped with Seat Heater and Ventilation. In addition, the Alphard 2.4T Executive Lounge’s rear first row seats features an exclusive seat massage function. UMW Toyota Motor is also introducing the world’s first Hybrid Long Slide of up to 480mm for the first row rear seats of the Alphard (power and manual) and Vellfire (manual only). The Alphard and Vellfire seats are also fitted with an Anti-Vibration Structure which reduces the feel of impact during the drive, especially on bumpy and uneven roads, for a more comfortable driving experience.

The Alphard and Vellfire is built with class-leading advanced Toyota Safety Sense and technology, with enhanced Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Lane Departure Alert (LDA), newly featured Road Sign Assist (RSA), and Adaptive High-beam System (AHS). This gives its driver peace of mind when traveling with loved ones on the road.

The Toyota Alphard and Vellfire will be made available in four colours; Platinum White Pearl, Precious Metal, Precious Leo-Blond (Alphard only) and Black and is available for booking from today at all authorized Toyota showrooms nationwide, with an estimated On-The-Road price (OTR):

Toyota Alphard 2.4T Executive Lounge RM538,000 without insurance.
Toyota Vellfire 2.5 RM 438,000 without insurance.

GR GT Cup Malaysia
The month of June also marked the announcement of the 6th Season of the GR GT Cup Malaysia commencing on 15 July 2023, a premier online racing series in the country organized by UMW Toyota Motor. Recognized as one of the most lucrative local eSports motor-racing events, this distinguished competition offers participants the chance to win cash prizes amounting to an impressive RM90,000. Notably, the GR GT Cup Malaysia holds the distinction of being the first and only eSports motor-racing event organized by a Malaysian car company. The finals of this exhilarating tournament are scheduled to take place on 19 and 20 August.

In addition to the exciting announcements and achievements, UMW Toyota Motor has also introduced promotions for the month of July. Customers can take advantage of incredible deals on some of its popular models. In July, the Toyota Yaris offers monthly instalments as low as RM628**, along with promotional benefits worth up to RM5,490*. The all- new Toyota Vios is available at monthly instalments as low as RM688**. And the all-new Toyota Zenix, offers monthly instalments as low as RM1,476**. For those seeking sustainable mobility, the all-new Toyota Zenix Hybrid, is featuring monthly instalments as low as RM1,807**.

For more information, the public can visit Toyota.com.my or call the Toyota freephone line 1- 800-88-TOYOTA (869682).

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