Published on March 29th, 2018 | by Amirul Mukminin0
BMW Group Malaysia and Tian Siang Premium Auto Introduce 3 New Charging Stations in Ipoh
BMW Group Malaysia and Tian Siang Premium Auto today unveiled three new BMW i charging stations at WEIL Hotel, Ipoh.
Speaking at the unveiling, Harald Hoelzl, Managing Director and CEO of BMW Group Malaysia said, “Having charted an all-time high deliveries for our BMW iPerformance range of vehicles last year, and with Malaysia being the fifth largest market for BMW Hybrid with eDrive technology vehicles, we are pleased to be taking the lead in electro-mobility and future mobility in the country. In part, it is also important to continuously expand accessibility of charging stations to our customers, particularly through our network of authorised dealerships.”
Tan Ka Kin, Dealer Principal of Tian Siang Premium Auto, meanwhile, added that 2017 was also a successful year for the premium dealership. He said, “We delivered over 400 BMW vehicles in the State of Perak last year. More than 45% of these vehicles comprised of BMW iPerformance vehicles and this number will continue to grow steadily. It is only natural that we take a step forward to further develop the charging infrastructure together with our premium partners here in the State.”
The three new charging stations in Ipoh arrives following the introduction of BMW i Charging Stations at the Holiday Inn Melaka and The Equatorial Melaka by Seong Hoe Premium Motors, and at CityONE Megamall Kuching by Regas Premium Auto Sarawak.
BMW Group Malaysia’s portfolio of Visionary Mobility with the BMW iPerformance vehicles are also supported by the ChargEV platform through its partnership with the Malaysian Green Technology Corporation. The BMW ChargeNow service, which is offered as part of the BMW 360° ELECTRIC programme, also grants straightforward access to partner charging stations like ChargEV, where customers can enjoy 24/7 support and access to all charging locations in ChargEV’s growing network which now offers more than 270 charging facilities nationwide.