Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn. Bhd (ETCM) has announced that the fifth-generation All-New NISSAN Serena S-Hybrid is now open for booking, and is expected to launch in May 2018.
The All-New NISSAN Serena S-Hybrid follows it predecessors in a 2.0L (MR20DD) Twin CVTC (Continuously Variable-valve Timing Control) engine, paired with XTRONIC CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) with Adaptive Shift Control (ASC); maximum power output is now at 150PS / 6,000rpm with a torque of 200Nm / 4,400rpm. Adoption of the new Dual Arm Tensioner (DAT) produces a lower tension on the arm belt to reduce power lost and increase fuel efficiency.
The S-HYBRID powertrain equipped in the All-New NISSAN Serena S-Hybrid is a compact hybrid system. It mounts an upgraded version of the ECO motor that controls the Idling Stop system and provides additional torque assist in start-up acceleration. It also acts as an alternator to facilitate energy recuperation during deceleration and braking.
Improvements to the engine have resulted in the best-in-class fuel economy of 14.2 km/L (NEDC R101) earning the All-New Serena S-Hybrid the Energy Efficient Vehicle (EEV) status.
The All-New NISSAN Serena S-Hybrid takes a revolutionary step forward with an array of NISSAN Intelligent Mobility (NIM) features, which includes first in its classIntelligent Around View Monitor (I-AVM), 4 cameras that provide a 360° bird’s-eye view of the vehicle for easier navigation. Intelligent Moving Object Detection (I-MOD) that detects moving objects surrounding the vehicle to alert the driver. Hands-Free Dual Power Sliding Doors that operate by a simple quick kick below the door to open or close. 7 seater captain seats with 7 USB-Powered Ports for each passenger’s electronic device charging needs.
6 SRS Airbags now comes standard in the All-New NISSAN Serena S-Hybrid, and other safety features includes Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC), Traction Control System (TCS), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Brake Assist (BA), Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), Hill Start Assist (HSA), and Child Seat Retainer with Top Tether (ISOFIX x2).
The All-New NISSAN Serena S-Hybrid is available for viewing in selected shopping malls from 3rd April onwards. At these island displays and roadshows, members of the public can also download a special augmented reality application (available on Android and IOS) to preview the vehicle in real-time with a digital tour of the All-New NISSAN Serena S-Hybrid.
Details of viewing schedule as follows:
Island Display Schedule
|3 – 8 April||Eastern||AEON KB, Kota Bahru|
|3 – 8 April||Central||IPC Shopping Mall, Petaling Jaya|
|5 – 8 April||Central||Tropicana City Mall, Petaling Jaya|
|6 – 8 April||Sarawak||Vivacity Megamall, Kuching|
|7 – 8 April||Sabah||Imago Times Square, Kota Kinabalu|
|11 -15 April||Central||Alamanda Mall, Putrajaya|
|12 – 15 April||Southern||AEON Seremban 2, Seremban|
|17 – 22 April||Central||AEON Shah Alam, Selangor|
|20 – 22 April||Southern||Sutera Mall, Johor Bahru|
|23 – 29 April||Central||Sunway Pyramid, Sunway|
|25 – 29 April||Central||One Utama, Petaling Jaya|
|26 – 29 April||Northern||Queensbay Mall, Penang|
|26 – 29 April||Southern||MYDIN MITC, Melaka|
|27 – 29 April||Central||Melawati Mall, Kuala Lumpur|
|27 – 29 April||Central||1 Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur|
|27 April – 1 May||Central||IOI City Mall, Putrajaya|
|3 – 6 May||Central||Starling Mall, Petaling Jaya|
|3 – 6 May||Northern||Ipoh Parade, Ipoh|
|3 – 6 May||Northern||Gurney Plaza, Penang|
|3 – 8 April||Southern||AEON Bukit Indah, Johor Bahru|
|6 – 8 April||Central||Leisure Mall Cheras, Kuala Lumpur|
|26 – 29 April||Central||MAI Autoshow @ MAEPS, Serdang|
|26 – 29 April||Eastern||Kuantan City Mall, Kuantan|
|2 – 6 May||Central||Mid Valley Megamall, Kuala Lumpur|
|3 – 6 May||Central||Empire Shopping Gallery, Subang|
|4 – 6 May||Central||iCar Asia Test & Buy @ Setia City Convention Centre|
For more information, please visit www.nissan.com.my or call the Nissan Customer Care Centre Hotline at 1800 88 3838.