Ara Damansara, 16 December 2021 – Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor Sdn Bhd (HSDM) today officially launched the ultimate getaway vehicle, Hyundai Palisade. Marrying a bold design with a touch of elegance, versatility is the hallmark of the Palisade, making it perfect for everyday driving comfort or even those seeking adventure.
The new Palisade is testament to HSDM’s drive for innovation and smart safety, offering class-leading spaciousness that is suited for driver and passenger needs. Distinctive style and comfort are complemented with the multipurpose cabin space that can be easily transformed into a variety of second and third-row configurations to suit cargo or passenger space. With the third-row seats folded, the Palisade offers a generous 1,297-litres of cargo space.
Smart application features in the second-row seats include a smart one-touch walk-in button that automatically readjusts the second-row seat position for easier third-row entry and exit. For added spaciousness, rear seat passengers can enjoy a dual-wide sunroof that not only brightens the interior of the car but is also well suited for countryside adventures as it brings nature closer to passengers all within the comfort of the Palisade.
Providing peace of mind on the road, the Palisade is equipped with Hyundai’s cutting-edge SmartSense™, an Advanced Driver Assistance System. A series of smart safety features include Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist, Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist, Lane Keeping Assist, and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist, and Safe Exit Alert, among others.
Other remarkable smart features are its 6-airbag system, three-zone independent control fully automatic air conditioning, Blind-Spot View Monitor, Head-Up Display and adjustable Smart Power Tailgate to suit preferred height.
The Palisade comes in two power trains, the R 2.2 CRDI Turbo Diesel engine and the 3.8 GDi Petrol engine. Both are available in the seven or eight-seater variants in five exclusive earthy tones; white cream, lagoon silver, steel graphite, moonlight cloud, and timeless black. Black-monotone and navy colour packages are offered for the interior with the options of black leather, and burgundy or warm grey Nappa leather.
Jeffrey Gan, Managing Director, Retail and Distribution of Sime Darby Motors Malaysia said, “The demand for family-friendly SUVs continue to grow as discerning vehicle owners look for versatility and comfort in tandem with smart safety features. The launch of the new Palisade is well-positioned in the Malaysian market, in line with Hyundai’s strategy in leading the way with innovation. We are optimistic that the introduction of Palisade will be a gamechanger for this segment.”
Low Yuan Lung, Managing Director of HSDM said, “The Hyundai Palisade is designed with a wide range of cutting-edge features that offer practical usage. The perfect combination of comfort, style and functionality presents enjoyment for in city as well as countryside drives. The recent range of new launches place Hyundai on a strong footing as we solidify our position as a premium choice, driven by innovative expertise.”
Priced from RM 328,888, the Hyundai Palisade will be available in 4 variants: namely the EXEC 7 and EXEC 8 for the Diesel engine variants, and LUXE 7 and LUXE 8 for the petrol engine variants.
For those interested in experiencing the versatile Hyundai Palisade, it is available for viewing at the Hyundai Ara Damansara showroom at Sime Darby Motors City as well as at the Hyundai Old Klang Road, Gurney Paragon and Skudai showrooms. Please visit https://www.hyundai.com.my/showroom/palisade/ for more information.
FACT SHEET: Full Pricing & Packages
R 2.2 CRDi turbo diesel engine (HTRAC AWD)
EXEC 7 – RM 348,888
EXEC 8 – RM 328,888
Lambda II 3.8 GDI V6 petrol engine (2WD)
LUXE 7 – RM 358,888
LUXE 8 – RM 338,888
All variants come with a standard warranty of 2 years or 50,000 km (whichever comes first).
Optional upgrades are available for the above variants by adding RM 11,000 (for LUXE 7 and LUXE 8) and RM 12,000 (for EXEC 7 and EXEC 8) to enjoy an upgrade of vehicle’s warranty to 5 years or 300,000 km (whichever comes first) and free service maintenance of 3 years or 50,000 km (whichever comes first).