Published on December 16th, 2010 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
350 Bookings For Peugeot 207 To Date
Nasim Sdn Bhd, the official distributor of the Peugeot brand in Malaysia, has recorded over 350 bookings for the new Peugeot 207 since its launch in November. As part of the company’s plans to continue the sales momentum of the new 207, Nasim will host a three-day nationwide 207 test drive event to give more Malaysians a chance to experience the new 207. The test drives will be held at 17 sales outlets nationwide as well as the Royal Selangor Club at Dataran Merdeka from Dec 17 to Dec 19. The new 207 is the most attainable European sedan in the market and has been making waves since its launch on Nov 3.“We are very pleased with the response so far for the new 207 and we would like to invite other Malaysians who have not experienced the new 207 to give it a try this weekend,” said Samson Anand George, chief operating officer of Nasim. For next year, Nasim is targeting to sell up to 6,000 units of the new 207. As for the three-day nationwide 207 test drive event, visitors to Nasim’s sales outlets will be given a chance to drive the new 207, which is equipped with premium features and a distinct driving dynamism that sets it apart from its competitors. The Nasim sales outlets that will host the three-day test drive events are the Peugeot Blue Box in Glenmarie, Kampung Pandan, Kampung Baru, TTDI Plaza, Nasim Petaling Jaya, Nasim Klang, Nasim Bangsar, Nasim Plentong (Johor Bahru), Nasim Juru Auto-City, Nasim Puchong, Nasim Ampang and Nasim Ipoh.Five Nasim dealers will also participate in the three-day test drive event. These dealers are Ang Leng Motor Trading (Muar), Epigenic Corporation (Penang), Eurofrance (Johor Bahru), KS Peugeot Blue Box (Jalan Chan Sow Lin) and KS Kemaman. All 17 sales outlets will be open from 10 am to 7 pm from Dec 17 to Dec 19 for the 207 test drive event. The Royal Selangor Club will conduct the test drives from 10 am to 10 pm on Dec 17 and 18 and 10 am to 6 pm on Dec 19.Customers who test drive the 207 during the three day event will receive a mystery gift while light refreshments will be served to customers at the sales outlets. Nasim recently began exporting the new 207 to Thailand where it was featured at the 27th Thailand International Motor Expo from Dec 1 to Dec 12. In the first quarter of 2011, Nasim will export the 207 to Thailand. The new 207, priced at RM72,888, displays a bold exterior with Peugeot’s trademark styling while its competitive and expressive lines as well as its 15-inch Interlagos alloy wheels illustrate the car’s premium quality and dynamism.