Honda Malaysia today announced that the New Jazz Petrol has received over 1,300 bookings within two weeks of its official launch, exceeding its monthly sales target of 1,200 units.
Out of all the variants available:
The E variant received the highest number of booking, close to 40% from the total bookings collected, while the V received 32% and the S variant got 28%.
Out of the total, 42% of the bookings were received in Klang Valley, followed by 21% in the Southern region, 18% in the Northern region, and 19% from the rest of the country.
Honda Malaysia also mentioned that Modern Steel Metallic is the colour with the highest demand among customers, followed by Lunar Silver Metallic.
The Jazz Hybrid on the other hand, also received positive feedback and enquiries from many Malaysians according to Honda Malaysia.
The model, which is the only hybrid in Malaysia to be priced below RM90,000, is expected to be delivered to customers by August.
Honda Malaysia said that it will ensure that production meets the delivery timeline for Jazz Petrol and Hybrid with a 1 month of waiting period without compromising on its quality.
The updated Jazz is powered by Honda's proven 1.5-litre SOHC i-VTEC four-cylinder petrol engine that does 120 PS and 145 Nm, sent to the front wheels via Honda's Earth Dreams CVT-type automatic.
As for the Hybrid, power comes from a 1.5-litre DOHC i-VTEC four-cylinder petrol engine that does 110 PS and 134 Nm, while the electric motor adds another 30 PS and 160 Nm. Combined system output is up to 137 PS, similar to a naturally-aspirated 1.8-litre engine.
Customers are welcome to visit Honda dealers in every state to experience and test drive Honda’s New Jazz Hybrid for themselves from the third week of July.