TAN CHONG MOTOR LAO INTRODUCES THE NEW NISSAN URVAN July 2018- Tan Chong Motor (Lao) Sole Co., Ltd. (“TCML”), Sole and Exclusive Distributor of Nissan vehicles and subsidiary of Tan Chong Motor Holdings Berhad (Malaysia); officially introduces the New Nissan Urvan to the public today in Vientiane. In his speech, Mr. Lim Chee Khiang, Country Head for Tan Chong Motor Lao said, “The Company’s business plan in Laos includes expanding our Sales and Aftersales network to have better coverage in the market as well as introduction of more new models. Laos presents a promising market growth and Management expects a gradual and steady sales growth in the next few years. With the introduction of New Nissan Urvan, which is fully imported from Japan…, this symbolises the company’s optimism in the local automotive industry”. The New Nissan Urvan is the fifth generation of Nissan’s popular ‘people-transporter’ aimed more towards commercial and business use with its functionality. Those present during the official event were impressed with the New Nissan URVAN product presentation that showcases the practicality and functionality of the vehicle. New Nissan URVAN emphasizes on passengers comfort, as individual front and rear air-conditioning vents are spread evenly to ensure everyone in the vehicle remains comfortable even during midday sun. While, the passengers High Back Reclining Seats provides maximum support and full comfort. The New Nissan URVAN also has high roofline for ease of entering and existing vehicles as well as ample spaciousness of headroom for all passengers and generous legroom while in seating position. Nissan-Tan Chong Motor’s sponsored team; the upcoming talented Young Elephant Football Club (‘YEFC’) full team which attended the evening event, prove the spaciousness and even felt comfortable sitting alongside with their coach and team manager as well. On a separate note, as Tan Chong Motor Lao was saddened by the sudden news of the flood disaster and to learn of the loss of lives and the destruction of homes caused by the collapse of the hydropower dam in Attapeu province in southern Lao PDR on Monday night, 23 July 2018. Tan Chong Motor Lao has offered to provide aid in the affected areas to assist with the flood relief efforts by setting-up a collection corner in their showroom for general public who wish to donate any items in-kinds. On-top of that, TCML have also organize a collection team to drive around, going door-to-door to assist in collecting donation items on-behalf of the public to be send to the Relief Collection Centre. Customers and interested members of the public are invited to view the New Nissan URVAN, available in White Solid, Brilliant Silver and Dark Metal Grey at any Nissan Showrooms. For more information on all Nissan models in Laos, please visit Nissan Laos’ website at www.nissan-lao.la or follow Nissan Laos’ Facebook Page at fb.com/NissanLaos/
TAN CHONG MOTOR LAO LAUNCHES THE ALL-NEW NISSAN TERRA 7-SEATER SUV All new-frame SUV that combines high performance, comfort and technology December 2018 - Tan Chong Motor (Lao) Sole Co., Ltd. (“TCML”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Tan Chong Motor Holdings Bhd. (Malaysia), and sole and exclusive Distributor of Nissan vehicles in Laos; officially launches the All-New Nissan TERRA to the public of Vientiane. In his speech, Dato’ Than Tai Hing, Chairman of Tan Chong Motor Lao & Cambodia said, “The design of the all-new Nissan TERRA was conceived based on the driving needs of Asian customers as a whole. As customers now increasingly expect more from their vehicles, Nissan had to create a vehicle that could become an integral part of customers’ lives”. Dato’ Than further adds, "The fully imported from Thailand all-new Nissan TERRA design is all-capable, all-practical, and reliable for everyday use while also giving our customers the ability to switch from normal daily life to becoming adventurous. With that, we believe the all-new Nissan TERRA will become one of Nissan’s most popular models in this country, famous for its Go-Anywhere versatility ".Ms. Ayako Nakamura, Vice President of Independent Markets Management, Nissan Motor Asia Pacific Co., Ltd. mentioned in her speech, “We are very pleased to share that the new Nissan Terra is a vehicle produced in South East Asia for South East Asia. Laos’ new Terra is produced in neighboring Thailand, underlining the importance of this region as a world-class production hub. As you can see, Southeast Asia is very important for Nissan and especially Laos because there is a growing demand for SUVs in this region”. With the new model line-up addition of the all-new Nissan TERRA, Nissan meets South East Asia's increasing demand for full-size 7-seaters SUVs and the SUV segment remains to be in the top three volumes and growth drivers for South East Asia.The TERRA features advanced technologies for a safer and more confident drive. These innovative technologies called Nissan Intelligent Mobility includes Auto Tail Gate (automatically opens its tailgate when you approach and kick your foot under the back bumper), Lane Departure Warning (LDW) enhances your safety by making sure you only change lanes when you mean to. If this system detects that you're drifting from your lane, it'll give you a warning signal; Nissan’s Intelligent Around View Monitor (i-AVM) uses four cameras installed around the TERRA to give you a 360-degree top view around the vehicle to assist you with parking… or manoeuvring around tight spots especially when you are going off-road on rough terrains, while Moving Object Detection (MOD) used the four cameras to detect moving objects around the vehicle when it is in park or slowly manoeuvring; the system then alerts the driver both visually and audibly, plus many more features.
TAN CHONG MOTOR LAO INTRODUCES THE NEW NISSAN NAVARA PREMIUM PLUS September 2018 - Tan Chong Motor (Lao) Sole Co., Ltd. (“TCML”), Sole and Exclusive Distributor of Nissan vehicles and a wholly owned subsidiary of Tan Chong Motor Holdings Berhad (Malaysia); officially introduces the New Nissan Navara PREMIUM PLUS to the public today in Vientiane International Motor Expo 2018 @ ITECC. The latest fully-imported Nissan Navara PREMIUM PLUS is incorporated with NISSAN INTELLIGENT MOBILITY (NIM) and comes with more and better safety features such as 7 SRS Airbags to ensure you and your family is protected. Those present during the official event were impressed with the product that showcases the practicality and functionality of the vehicle. The New Nissan Navara PREMIUM PLUS not only emphasizes on passengers safety, but also on the awareness of the surroundings environment with the latest technology of Nissan’s Intelligent Around View Monitor(‘i-AVM’). Nissan’s Intelligent Around View Monitor uses four cameras to give the driver a 360o view of the vehicle to assist them with parking or manoeuvring around tight spots or tough terrains. The four cameras are located at the front, back and sides of the vehicle, and they feed into an image processing unit to be converted to a 360-degree view image as if you’re looking down from the top of your Nissan vehicle. Plus, the driver gets the latest Nissan’s Advanced Drive-Assist™ Display (best-in-class ADAD) 3D TFT 5-inch colour display that allows up-to 8-info-screen selection by operating the steering switches. One of the info-screen will show the driver a Digital Speedometer, which displays a more accurate vehicle speed. This is truly a new enhancement for any pick-up. Backed by more than 80-years of Nissan’s global pickup experience and reliability; the 2.5-litre Diesel 4 Cylinders In-Line, DOHC 16-Valve VGS Turbo Intercooler engine features a maximum power of 190PS and maximum torque of 450Nm (equivalent to 3.0L diesel). The fully-length fully boxed ladder frame design is engineered to withstand the rigours of the work site and exploitation of intense daily usage, both on and off-road. Nissan Navara PREMIUM PLUS comes equipped with Nissan’s signature boomerang-shaped LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) that makes the vehicle easier to be seen day or night, LED Headlamps, and Functional Roof Rails that may be used for mounting oversized items such as bicycles or lumbers securely. The Intelligent Key (i-Key) with Push-Start Button gives the driver the quick hassle-free operation to unlock the vehicle, start the engine and drive. Passengers on board enjoy the comfortable temperature feeling and modern digital display of its Full Auto Air-Conditioning with Dual Zone Climatic Control, plus Rear Air-con vents that distribute cool air within the spacious cabin. Nissan Navara PREMIUM PLUS features finely crafted 8-way power leather seat and 2-way power lumbar support for driver while front passenger gets a 4-way power leather seat. Both are Nissan’s signature astronaut-inspired Zero-Gravity seats. It also comes fitted with the Auto Dimming Rear View Mirror with Compass, which reduces glare for the driver on approaching vehicles while the digital compass lets the driver know the direction. Another unique feature is the Rear Differential Locking (RDL), which gives any driver the off-road confidence and no-wheel-spin safety on different surfaces by manually locking the rear rotating wheels to work as a single unit. Standard safety features includes Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA) and Traction Control System (TCS). The Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system helps improve 4x4 driving performance and safety, along with Active Brake Limited Slip (ABLS), Hill Start Assist (HSA) and Hill Descent Control (HDC). When it comes to Nissan, it's always Safety First. Visitors to the Vientiane International Motor Expo 2018 @ ITECC was impressed with the latest Nissan Navara PREMIUM PLUS that is packed with all the latest Nissan Intelligent Mobility technology. Nissan X-Trail is also displayed during the motor expo and customers who fell-in-love with the video introduction of the upcoming full 7-seater SUV with pick-up capabilities Nissan TERRA 2019, has started to register their booking fee, even though TCML will only be launching it end of this year. For more information on all Nissan models in Laos, please visit Nissan Laos’ website at www.nissan-lao.la or follow Nissan Laos’ Facebook Page at fb.com/NissanLaos/
Tan Chong Motor Laos and Nissan announce its support for Football (7) Cup 2017. Vientiane Province, September 2017 - Tan Chong Motor (Lao) Sole Co., Ltd. (“TCML”), Sole and Exclusive Distributor of Nissan vehicles and subsidiary of Tan Chong Motor Holdings Bhd. (Malaysia); today announced its support for the ‘Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017’ organised by LaneXang and L2MO. TCML will act as the official main sponsor to the ‘Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017’, which will be taking place in three different stadiums next month and opened to a total of eight teams. Apart from F&B and prize money, the ultimate win will be the sponsored cup. “Tan Chong Motor Laos has always been reaching out to the local community in every way deem fit in our corporate social responsibility (“CSR”) effort. But today, this sponsorship approach brings a whole new meaning level. Football is a game love by many, played by many; and TCML is proud to be part of nurturing, advocating and bringing the people of Laos to be united for one common goal, a very meaningful and satisfying moment indeed,” said Mr Lim Chee Kiang, Country Head, Tan Chong Motor Laos. The eight teams will be grouped into two groups and the winners from this quarter-final stage will then proceed to semi-final and subsequently the Championship Match at LaneXang Stadium. These matches are scheduled to be played in the period from 9th October to 24th October 2017 and the final on 28th October 2017. Do follow TCML’s Facebook page for schedule and results of the matches or event highlights from the match. Final match winner team will be invited to the official launch event of the coming New X-Trail 2018 which will be held at LaneXang Centre on the evening itself; alongside special guest invitation, VIPs and media. As a teaser kick-off to the official ‘Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017’ tournament, a friendly match was held between the TCML Team against the Lao All Star Team, right after the Press Conference. And at press conference time, there are still four team-slots available to public for registration. While, Tan Chong Group (Malaysia) celebrates its Diamond Jubilee Anniversary this year with the tagline ‘60 Years & Beyond’, the Group aims for a more sustainable development and achievable goals and therefore, is constantly seeking ways to enhance their CSR community outreach programme, as well as Nissan vehicle ownership experience. The New X-Trail 2018 is now open for booking prior to its launch on 28th October 2017 in-conjunction with the ‘Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017’. Kindly visit any of Nissan’s showrooms for special introductory booking price today. For more information on all Nissan models in Laos, please visit Nissan Laos’ website at www.nissan-lao.la or follow Nissan Laos’ Facebook Page at fb.com/NissanLaos/