Hyundai Sime Darby Malaysia (HSDM) the official importer and distributor of Hyundai cars in Malaysia has introduced the 2017 Hyundai Grand Starex Royale facelift, that receives an exciting new look, making its presence on the road even more distinct and bold.
The most evident cosmetic change to the exterior is the front chrome grille that carries an entirely new and original look. While the previous model it replaces has a more traditional grille that sits just above the front bumper, this new model has a grille design that continues downward and become part of the bumper design. This naturally add changes to the fog lights on the front bumper.
“The all-new Grand Starex Royale 2017 facelift comes with a superior bold look that can best be described as daring, fearless and brave,” said Mr. Lau Yit Mun, Managing Director of Hyundai Sime Darby Malaysia (HSDM).
“Breaking away from the previous design and identity, the aero dynamic side cladding and bent high glossy black sculpture rear design sees the Starex being transformed totally,” Lau added.
With the 2017 facelift model, The Grand Starex Royale maintains its industry-leading powerhouse – the advanced 2.5-litre CRDi diesel engine coupled with a Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT) and a turbo intercooler. This engine produces a maximum power output of 170PS at 3,800 rpm and a massive maximum torque of 392Nm at 2,000 to 2,500 rpm.
Other standard features available in the 2017 Grand Starex Royale facelift includes; Cruise Control, Safe Drive Recorder and Electronic Stability Programme (ESP).
Available in 4 distinctive colours – Creamy White, Timeless Black and Hyper Silver – the Grand Starex Royale Deluxe 2.5GLS Diesel (A) VGT retails for RM168,888 (OTR with road tax and insurance) in West Malaysia.
This new family MPV will be available for viewing, booking and test-drive at all Hyundai showrooms nationwide from December 2016 onwards.
On top of that, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors offers a 5-year or 300,000km (whichever comes first) extended warranty on all its new passenger vehicles. A 24-hour road assist service is also now available for new and existing Hyundai vehicles.