2017 Perodua Axia reaches showrooms in Malaysia
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Priced from RM 24,900 (INR 3,79,399.55).
The 2017 Perodua Axia has reached select dealerships in Malaysia and is now available for test drives. Here are images from a dealership, courtesy Paultan.
The 2017 Perodua Axia features new front grille and bumper with fog lamps, new projector headlamps, new chrome outer handles with smart entry, tailgate with a new handle, side skirts and 14-inch spiral design alloy wheels. Inside, the facelifted model gets engine push start-stop button, new instrument cluster with white illumination and a new touchscreen infotainment system with Smart Link screen mirroring for Android smartphones.
The Perodua Axia powered by the new 1KR-VE 1.0-litre EEV three-cylinder engine produces 67 hp at 6,000 rpm and 91 Nm of torque at 4,400 rpm. The engine gains VVT-i and develops 1 hp and 1 Nm of torque more than before. Power to the front wheels is via a 5-speed manual transmission or a 4-speed automatic transmission. The 5-speed manual transmission model has a claimed fuel economy rating of 22.5 km/l.
The 2017 Perodua Axia is available in four trim levels: Standard E, Standard G, SE and Advance. Prices of the facelifted model start at RM 24,900 (INR 3,79,399.55) and reach RM 42,900 (INR 6,53,664.28).
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