■Extra soundproofing material has been added to pillars to improve interior NVH.
■Despite power output and torque being the same, a source has indicated that the engine should feel livelier and more responsive. We’ll try to get an initial impression from the showrooms over this weekend.
There are a couple of changes to the exterior. As all of you already know from our previous reveals, the Persona Elegance comes with a new rear lamp cluster, now with LED brake lights. The nine LEDs are arranged in two rows – four up and five down. All trims except for the Base Line come with a bodykit, slim rear spoiler and foglamps, although the turning lamps on the side mirrors (illuminates in a cool light bar form) and chrome door handles are standard across the board.
Here is the price list for the Persona Elegance:
- Base Line (M) RM46,499
- Base Line (A) RM49,499
- Medium Line (M) RM52,999
- Medium Line (A) RM55,999
- High Line (A) RM59,499
•Rear spoiler (ML&HL)
•Rear garnish furnishing
•Head lamp & LED rear combi lamp
•Front, Rear & side skirting (ML&HL)
•Front fog lamp (ML&HL)
•Door mirror with turn lamp signal
•Door handle furnishing
•Alloy Rim (ML&HL)
•Upholstery : New seat fabric (BL&ML) & leather seat (HL)
•New body color - Chiffon Green & Bronze Garnet
•For a fresh and elegant look
•Maintaining the Elegance &
Stylish image it is known for
•Radio CD & MP3 Player with USB
•Meter combi fascia
•Multipurpose container (ML&HL)
•Luggage Tray (ML&HL)
What is the OTR price for the Persona Elegance and how much is the difference from the current Persona (Peninsular Malaysia) ?
Transmission / Persona Elegance / Current Persona / Additional
- BL MT RM 46,499 / RM 45,999 / +RM500
- BL AT RM 49,499 / RM 48,499 / +RM500
- ML MT RM 52,999 / RM 50,399 / +RM2,600
- ML AT RM 55,999 / RM 53,399 / +RM2,600
- HL AT RM 59,499 / RM56,999 / +RM2,500
Is the GPS a built-in or a stand-alone device? Do I need to update the map regularly or can it be updated automatically?
The stand alone navigator is available in the M-Line & H-Line variants. Customers must refer the user manual provided for further details.
How long is the manufacturer warranty period?
2 years or 50,000km (whichever comes first)
Is the EWP available?
Yes, it is. The EWP provides additional 3 years warranty period or 175,000km (whichever comes first). This make the total warranty period of 5 years or 175,000km (whichever comes first).