Nasim Launches Peugeot Johor Bahru; Unveils New Peugeot 5008 MPV

Nasim Sdn Bhd’s on-going nationwide network expansion exercise continued today with the launch of its latest outlet in the country, Peugeot Johor Bahru.

Peugeot Johor Bahru is the third new outlet launched by Nasim this year and is among five Peugeot outlets in the state of Johor.

This outlet, which comprises of a 14,800 square-foot facility, is a 3S (sales, service and spare parts) centre owned and operated by Eurofrance Sdn Bhd.

Built at a cost of RM6 million, Peugeot Johor Bahru will serve customers in the capital city of Johor Bahru, Taman Pelangi, Danga Bay, Kempas, Tampoi, Bandar Baru Uda, Majidee, Skudai and Damansara Aliff.

“This new outlet will further our reach in this important market. In 2013, the European market in Johor grew 17%, outperforming the overall market.

“Through our sales and after sales network expansion and the introduction of several new and well positioned models, we intend to grow our sales volume in 2014,” said Dato’ Samson Anand George, Chief Operating Officer of Nasim.

Peugeot Johor Bahru is equipped with customer lounges, Wi-Fi as well as offering Peugeot fans and customers exciting Peugeot merchandise. Its service centre is equipped with eight service bays with the capacity to service up to 21 cars a day.

In conjunction with the launch of Peugeot Johor Bahru, Nasim officially unveiled the New 5008 MPV at the outlet.

The New Peugeot 5008 MPV, offers class-leading level of comfort, technology and safety. This premium 7-seater MPV comes equipped with dynamic bi-xenon advanced lighting system with auto levelling feature to aid night time driving thereby enhancing safety. The innovative colour head up display also offers instant readout of speeds and cruise control information. For added comfort, the 8-way electric driver seat offers a wide range of adjustability to achieve the perfect driving position.

The Peugeot Park Assist with Front and Rear Audio and Visual Assistance together with the Available Space Measurement (ASM) ensures that parking the new 5008 MPV is now a breeze. To further assist the driver, an integrated colour-screen reverse camera colour screen display is provided. A road trip with the family is now easier with the Intuitive High Resolution 7” Retractable Colour Screen that comes with Navigation.

The rear passengers will enjoy the integrated multimedia system that comes with two 7-inch LCD screens built in front of its seat headrest, dual RCA input connectors with separate multimedia feeds for simultaneous playback, and two Bluetooth© Headphones. The panoramic roof with electronic retractable blind gives all passengers a unique visual experience and a sense of space. Young children can be secured with child seats anchored to the ISOFIX system. Children can also be monitored via the central child monitoring mirror.

The multiple storage options provide the New Peugeot 5008 MPV a level of flexibility that allows anything to be transported with ease. The flat fold 2nd and 3rd row seats can take up to 2,506 litres of cargo, an essential feature in a multi-purpose vehicle.

The New 5008 MPV is powered by a 1.6-litre twin scroll turbo high pressure engine featuring Variable Valve Timing that delivers 165 PS @ 6000rpm and 240 Nm @ 1400rpm – 4250rpm delivering excellent low end power and good fuel efficiency.

Comprehensive safety is offered on the New 5008 MPV which features six airbags, Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Anti-Skid Regulator (ASR), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), and Hill Start Assist. The level of both active and passive safety protection has seen the new 5008 MPV being awarded the full 5 star Euro NCAP rating as testament to its overall safety standard.

The New 5008 MPV is available in 5 exciting colours which are Rich Oak, Bourrasque Blue, Artense Grey, Pearl White and Shark Grey.

The on-the-road price with insurance for the New 5008 MPV is RM159,888 in Peninsular Malaysia only.

All Peugeot models come with five-year warranty with unlimited mileage together with Nasim’s 24-hour Peugeot Assistance service, complimentary access to the Peugeot Lounge at Subang Airport and Peugeot Privilege membership, all to provide the best ownership experience for its customers.

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