MAN Truck and Bus (M) Sdn Bhd has introduced the MAN XLION packages to the Malaysia market to add value to owners as well as drivers who will benefit from these equipment packages. “We are excited to announce today the MAN XLION packages that combine our high-quality vehicles with industry-specific equipment and comprehensive aftersales service packages, designed to help simplify MAN customers’ business operations. The packages have been put together so that companies benefit from added value and drivers can rest easy in the comfort of MAN vehicles,” commented Richard Frenz, Managing Director of MAN Truck and Bus (M) Sdn Bhd.
Following the brand’s motto of ‘Simplying Business’, a special MAN XLION truck was displayed at the just-concluded Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Expo (MCVE) 2019. The MAN TGS 33.480, 6×4 prime mover decked out in XLion design is equipped with a D2676 engine that produces an output of 480 hp and 2,300 Nm of torque. This special edition heavy-duty tractor also comes with a double cylinder air compressor and an air dryer with two granulated cartridges, a 4-spoke multi-function steering wheel, hydraulic cab tilting mechanism and double-reduction rear axles. A self-contained and battery-operated rooftop air-conditioner RTX 2000 is also installed to ensure relaxing rest periods, without wasting fuel.
The Aerodynamic Package, which is available for all TG series, is for the L and LX Cab and comprises of a roof spoiler and side panels with two movable side flaps to improve aerodynamics and provide better fuel savings and driving quality. Meanwhile, the Safety Package helps improve traction and controlled braking using the Exhaust Valve Brake (EVB), Anti-Spin Regular (ASR) and Anti-Jackknife Brake (AJK-B). Also included is the Emergency Stopping Signal (ESS).
With the Mechanical and Electrical Package, LED rear lights, daytime driving lights, Tyre Pressure Monitoring system (TPM), idle shut down and aluminium rims are recommended equipment to enhance efficiency, improve fuel consumption and reduce maintenance cost.
“The XLion equipment and service packages optimally enhance the unique benefits of our vehicles. For our customers, this means in addition to top vehicle performance and ultimate on-board comfort in every MAN XLION, they also get first class service and maximum driver assistance,” Frenz added.
“Our objective has always been to help our customers make their business simpler, more profitable, more sustainable and future-proof. I am confident with our MAN XLION packages and our comprehensive range of aftersales services, we can help make our customers’ job easier, true to our motto of ‘Simplifying Business’”, he continued.
Included in the MAN XLion aftersales service packages are the MAN ServiceContracts and the sector-specific training program, MAN ProfiDrive. MAN ServiceContracts cover maintenance and repairs and exclusive use of MAN Genuine Parts and MAN Genuine Parts Ecoline, while the MAN ProfiDrive program can be conducted for the customer at any location and will cover both practical driving skills as well as theoretical aspects of safety, economy and vehicle inspection.