With 2020 comes New Year’s Resolutions, the Year of the White Metal Rat and the most anticipated new cars!
May it be Local or International Car Models, we list down the upcoming car launches in Malaysia this 2020.
Top 10 Most Anticipated New Cars in Malaysia to Launch in 2020
1. Proton X50
Estimated Price: RM75,000
Proton is one of Malaysia’s local automotive and automobile corporations that continuously provides true quality cars that are also budget-friendly to Malaysians.
Proton X50 to launch this February 26, 2020 is a more compact and affordable SUV based on the Geely Binyue. Honda HR-V and Toyota C-HR are the close rivals of this Proton new car.
Proton X50 comes in 2 engine variants: 1.0 Litre Petrol Engine that generates 34 hp of power with 205 Nm of torque and a 1.5 litre 3-cylinder engine that generates 174 hp of power and 255 Nm of torque.
2. Perodua D55L SUV
Estimated Price: RM72, 000 – RM77,000
Another local car maker is Perodua, set to release the Perodua SUV D55L this November 25, 2020. Perodua is also focusing on expanding its SUV line up and that’ where the new SUV comes in.
The New Perodua SUV is based on the Daihatsu Rocky (Toyota Raize in Japan). This Perodua new car’s dimensions is bigger than the old Perodua Myvi and has a new Daihatsu New Global Architecture (DNGA) and a 1.0-litre turbocharged 3-cylinder engine and a CVT-type automatic.
But make no mistake, the new Perodua SUV will not be rivals with Proton’s X50.
3. Haval H2 2020
Estimated Price: RM87,246 – RM90, 163
Haval H2, on the other hand, is a small SUV Range with premium and lux versions. This Chinese-manufactured car is powered by a 1.5-litre turbo-petrol four-cylinder that makes 110kW OF POWER AND 210Nm of torque.
If you plan on buying the new entry Premium grades, it has a standard of 18-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, front and rear foglights, keyless entry and start, an 8.0-inch touch-scren and reversing camera.
4. 2020 Kia Forte
Estimated Price: RM74,000
2019 Kia Forte was a major letdown, but this 2020 new car model seems promising enough. The new 2020 Kia Forte not only has an 8.0-inch screen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also has a 147-hp four-cylinder engine, six-speed manual, and automatic emergency braking.
5. 2020 Honda Fit
Estimated Price: RM67,000
Another 2019 car model with a 2020 new model launch is the 2020 Honda Fit. Honda Fit is a small and affordable car. But if you’re worrying about how much interior space you actually have, no need to worry since it has more leg room than you’d expect.
In fact, the Honda Fit is one of the good subcompact cars around today.
6. 2020 Toyota Yaris
Estimated Price: RM70, 888 – RM 83, 888
Next we have another compact car whose design was completely overhauled for their anniversary this 2020.
The Toyota Yaris 2020 will be powered by the Japanese car maker’s new 1.5-liter Dynamic Force Engine which comes with either a Direct Shift-CVT or a six-speed manual
And as addition, the new 2020 Toyota Yaris comes with the new-generation hybrid system.
The 2020 Toyota Yaris will also have new driving technology, like the latest Toyota Safety Sense and the new Turn Tilt Seats car feature for easier entry and exit.
Toyota “Pushing the Limits”
Toyota is always a reliable brand when it comes to cars. In fact, their motto is “Pushing the Limits”, committed to making “even-better” cars.
That’s why they hold car racing festivals like Toyota Gazoo Racing Festival world-wide, to prove that they are at the forefront of automobile technology.
7. 2020 Nissan Versa Sedan
Estimated Price: RM64, 615
Versa is Nissan’s best-selling subcompact car, and it returns better than ever this 2020! In fact, it’s coming back as a redesigned sedan with automatic emergency braking and power door locks and power windows with a one-touch up/down control on the driver’s side.
8. 2020 Mitsubishi Mirage
Estimated Price: RM57, 874
One of the most affordable cars in this list is also the most reliable and efficient cars in the market! The 2020 Mitsubishi Mirage has a standard five-speed manual transmission with 22/41 mpg (that can get up to 36/43 mpg with CVT).
9. Toyota RAV4 2020
Although it’s not as affordable as the rest of the other cars in this list, the new Toyota RAV4 bound to launch this 2020 is worth looking into.
The new 2020 Toyota RAV4 is a crossover SUV that has both the hybrid and capability for both on- or off-road performance. Not only is its interior quiet and comfortable to ride–there’s also maximized luggage and passenger space.
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10. 2020 Honda Civic
And last but not the least, the 2020 Honda Civic is the new entry to the compact sedan segment with brand new innovations and topnotch driving technology.
If design is enough to get you, Honda Civic 2020 does look amazing with its sporty look both interior and exterior.
This new 2020 Honda Civic comes with two engines, 1.8 liter with 141 hp, 174 Nm torque and 1.5L RS Turbo with 173 hp, 2020 Nm torque.