Recently, the Government announced 0% GST for all items sold including cars in Malaysia and this is until the new Sale & Service Tax is implemented in September. Naturally, this is the best time to shop for a new car or for that first car of yours.
Now, we have a list of cars you can actually afford even with a tight budget. The cars are not just economical but also come with good specifications. Check them out below!
1. Perodua Axia
With a surprisingly spacious interior and an energy-efficient, eco-friendly engine, the compact Axia comes with a minimum price tag of RM24, 000 and above.
Moreover, for RM44,000, you will have many upgrades such as a multimedia navigation system, semi-bucket leather seats and a sleek leather-wrapped steering wheel. It also has audio controls for a dynamic, fluid driving experience.
Meanwhile, there’s also the ever-popular Myvi selling from RM41, 000 and onwards. Being the best-selling car in Malaysia, its budget-friendly price and space efficiency continues to gain fans.
Its practicality, spaciousness, safety features and the stylishly sporty look is definitely another main factor behind its popularity.
On the other hand, our own home-grown car brand Proton Saga is also a crowd favourite.
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With the tag from RM33,000 and above, its sedan size and pocket-friendly prices let you get the most out of your vehicle. You can choose for the fuel-efficient engine of basic 1.3 models or the sportier 1.6-liter option.
Coming up next is Proton Iriz, the zippy little hatchback model. You can buy it at RM42,000 and above if you want a car that’s practical yet classy.
It offers ultimate accident protection with all the necessary safety features and more.
Then, there’s the ambitious, upbeat little car from the famous Korean brand. Costing from RM55,000 and above, the petite frame comes with an impressive list of accessories and specifications.
It is loaded with six airbags, Vehicle Stability Management, 4-disc brake system and Electronic Stability Control.
Besides, you can also choose to invest in the sporty Mirage from RM59,000 onwards.
This 1.2-liter car sports an edgy body kit and promises uncompromised safety, unbeatable comfort and a most pleasant driving experience.
On another note, there is the Honda Jazz with price ranging from RM69, 000 onwards. As a fact, it has a roomy cabin with ultra-flexible seats. It is also loaded with a 1.5-liter engine and superior safety equipment.
Other than Jazz, another economical car from Honda, City is priced at RM71,000 and above.
Its fuel-efficient 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine provides you with greater control of the system using a host of buttons and switches.
In addition, your choices may include the B-segment car with sleek, elegant lines and premium upgrades, Nissan Almera.
For RM64, 00 and above, you get innovative technology, sizable interior and sophisticated finishing.
Last but not least, the Hyundai i10 is competitively priced at RM51,000 and above.
It also has a colourful interior package and premium safety technology. You can also choose between the 1.1-litre or 1.25-litre engine.
Original Content from calculator.com.my.