BMW ActiveHybrid 3 Series And BMW 5 Series launched in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Pavilion
BMW Group Malaysia has launched its first ever hybrid variants in Malaysia, the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 Series & BMW 5 Series.

BMW Group Malaysia launched the Active Hybrid 3 and Active Hybrid 5 in conjunction with the BMW Vision ConnectedDrive Concept car at the BMW Innovations Showcase at the Pavilion in Kuala Lumpur.

Introducing the new innovative vehicles Dr. Gerhard Pils, Managing Director, BMW Group Malaysia said, “The BMW Innovations Showcase at The Pavilion Kuala Lumpur is meant to demonstrate to Malaysians the significant achievements in technology the BMW Group has made, and to encourage Malaysians to recognise and explore the extent of opportunities technology can offer us today.”

As of September 2012, BMW Group Malaysia has sold a total of 5014 vehicles ,Overall BMW Group Malaysia sales performance has improved by 14% compared to the same period last year. Dr. Pils added that as the world’s leading premium automaker, constant innovation was at the forefront of the BMW Group’s remarkable success and that the company was determined to work to achieve an even higher benchmark in sustainability, efficiency and driving dynamism.

designed and engineered by BMW to deliver Sheer Driving Pleasure.
the all-new BMW ActiveHybrid 3 and BMW ActiveHybrid 5 will give the Malaysian government’s growing support for Advanced Green technology ,

the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 and BMW ActiveHybrid 5 are further fitted with a 40 kW electric motor which is capable of delivering a maximum torque of 210 Nm. This allows the BMW ActiveHybrid 3 and BMW ActiveHybrid 5 to deliver performances of 5.3 seconds and 5.9 seconds respectively in the 0-100km/h sprint. , consuming an average of 5.9 litres per 100km and 6.8 litres per 100km respectively and CO2 emissions.

With the engine and electric motor put together, both Active Hybrid models has a combined output of 335hp (250kW) and 450Nm of torque.

The Active Hybrid 3 is priced at RM538,800
And the Active Hybrid 5 is priced at RM648,800,
prices on the road, without insurance, with BMW Service + Repair Inclusive.