More Than 1,000 Orders Received By Sime Darby Motors For BYD ATTO 3
In the 10 days following its launch, Sime Darby Motors had received more than 1,000 orders for the BYD ATTO 3. The ATTO 3 is BYD’s first electric vehicle introduced to Malaysia.
“The positive response is highly encouraging with interest from across consumer segments. This indeed demonstrates that Malaysians are ready for the future of mobility and are confident in the BYD brand and high-performance vehicles. With the growing demand for EVs in the nation, the BYD ATTO 3 is ideal to support more environmentally-conscious lifestyles while proaviding an unparalleled electric driving experience,” said Jeffrey Gan, Managing Director of Retail & Distribution of Sime Darby Motors Malaysia.
“BYD remains on track to establishing a strong footprint in Malaysia, with the first BYD showroom now open at TREC KL on Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur. With 3 additional showrooms slated to open by mid-2023 in Ara Damansara, Penang and Johor, we look forward to enhancing accessibility to our world-class BYD vehicles across the country.”
The BYD ATTO 3 is a high-performance EV styled as a sports utility vehicle. Built on BYD’s advanced e-platform 3.0, it is equipped with intelligence, efficiency, safety and aesthetics. The ATTO 3 is offered in 2 variants (Standard & Extended) with batteries that provide driving range of up to 410 km and 480 km respectively.
“This is truly a remarkable achievement by our partner Sime Darby Motors, especially in such a short span of time. Kicking off from this strong note, BYD Malaysia is confident that our ATTO 3 customers will enjoy peak performance provided by the state-of-the-art features of the vehicle, such as the e-platform 3.0, an exclusive technology platform for more efficient and intelligent vehicles, and the Blade Battery, a game-changing development by BYD to ensure battery safety, enabling a safer cell and higher energy density,” commented Eagle Zhao, Managing Director of BYD Malaysia Sdn Bhd and PT. BYD Motor Indonesia.
“Through our line-up of innovative vehicles, BYD aims to drive the EV wave in Malaysia and propel the nation towards low carbon mobility. We are excited to widen our reach and bring more exciting offerings for Malaysians in the near future.”
The BYD ATTO 3 Standard Range has a retail price of RM149,800 while the ATTO 3 Extended Range is RM167,800. There is a choice of 5 exterior colours i.e. Surf Blue, Parkour Red, Boulder Grey, Forest Green and Ski White.
For more information, please visit http://byd.simedarbymotors.my/.