BMW 5 Series, Express Subscription and Car Company

Although BMW Indonesia declares its focus on personal use for Series 5, yet still, the purchase of fleet for the company or agency becomes the backbone of the sale of this business sedan.

Jodie O'Tania, Vice President of Corporate Communications at BMW Indonesia, acknowledged the purchase of corporate fleet into a backbone for Series 5. This is also supported by the BMW Bussiness Alliance program to meet the company's vehicle operational requirements, or transportation business.

"So this is a special service to cover those needs (corporate fleet). Problem comparison (the percentage of personal and fleet purchases) BMW is a premium brand, currently still focused (for) personal needs are used for everyday activities, "said Jodie (12/7/2017).

Nevertheless, Jodie also did not dismiss that trend from year to year, the use of BMW 5 Series for corporate leaders or car office of special institutions higher.

For example, diplomatic users, used for expatriates or ambassadors and Indonesian staff. Or it could be the officials of government agencies and company bosses. Is there a quantity count?

"That's enough. If the target talk, BMW corporate sales always reach the target, "said Jodie covering the number.

Exterior and Interior Sport utility vehicle SUV) (SUV) CX-5.

After kicked off the automotive market in March 2017, one by one "bullet" Mazda to fight in the country began to appear. This time the turn of his sport utility vehicle (SUV) CX-5.

For the Indonesian market, the CX-5 is imported directly from Japan, and will be officially unveiled at the 2017 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIAS) automotive exhibition. Compared to the previous, the second-generation CX-5's exterior look gets a new twist.

Called has a dynamic exterior design that has evolved from previous models. In terms of dimensions, the All-new CX-5 has a width of 1840 mm, with a distance between the front wheels of 1,595 mm.

While this Japanese SUV has a length of 4550 mm, or more 10mm from the previous model. "The effect, make the car slightly larger and affect the dimensions of the other, especially in the interior," said Bonar Damarjati Pakpahan, Product Planning Expert Eurokars Motor Indonesia (EMI), Tuesday (11/07/2017).

Both the CX-5 GT and the Elite variants are already equipped with LED lights with a more narrow design with optical-axis-adjustment auto-leveling technology, to adjust the height and low-fall lighting.

Accompanying the main lights, this car is also dilengapi with LED foglamp. Products that have been on display at the Geneva Motor Show 2017 and then, revised on the front grille, which as a whole is an evolution of the design language Mazda.

"The CX-5 has a simple but elegant profile, with a solid stance, where the transition between one car's surface and the other shows a beautiful, beautiful expression of light. Both variants are equipped with 19-inch alloy wheels new design, "said Bonar.

Domestic consumers can now have the latest six colors Mazda CX-5, such as Soul Red Crystal Metallic, Metallic Gray Machine, Black Mica Jet, Gray Mica Meteor, Sonic Silver Metallic, and Snow Flake White Pearl Mica.


The inside of the Mazda cabin is wrapped entirely with black shades, with some improvements from the older CX-5 models, making it more luxurious. This time the head unit display appears to be just sticking (not fused) with the dashboard, which is also a differentiator from the previous model.

"That this time the improvement is more to the detailed parts of the car cabin, and also to enhance the premium image, rather than the previous CX-5. Because the direction of the Mazda brand as a whole, "said Bonar.

The steering wheel has been pinned the buttons to operate the head unit (steering switch). Then there is another sunroof to add a luxurious impression on this new Mazda SUV. The position of the passenger seat and the driver (elite type) can be arranged electronically, even can be saved to the memory switch.

"Speaking intertiors, the second row seats have a 40-20-40 configuration, where in an upright state the volume is 442 liters. Meanwhile, if the plunge will increase to 1342 liters.

News Toyota Indonesia Prepare New Variant Yaris and Vios

Aluminum engine plant of Toyota's new in Karawang, West Java, specialist machine producing coded NR. At present production is already running for the 1.5L belongs Sienta, the plan types, 1.3L, would follow. Toyota Indonesia will start a new story when a smaller engine that was produced.
Sources of Toyota Indonesia explained to KompasOtomotif that the 1.3L engine with regard to program Low Carbon Emission (LCE), which until now has not diketok government regulation. The difference with the 1.5L that meet both domestic and export, 1.3L only for domestic needs.
LCE is an advanced program of Low Cost Green Car (LCGC). Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (TMMIN) which acquired the allocation was because of Toyota products in class LCGC has become arable Astra Daihatsu Motor.
Sources also said, the 1.3L will be used in Toyota models that have been produced locally. When explored further, the source answered yes when asked what KompasOtomotif 1.3L engine will be used Vios and Yaris.
This information is very interesting because as we know two models of the platform it only had the choice of 1NZ-FE 1.5L engine. The latest edition Vios in Indonesia is already ascertained replace such machines in Thailand, the same capacity 1.5L just now coded similar Sienta NR.
Read: Toyota Vios "Facelift" Sharing Technology to Sienta
Read: Toyota Vios Ready to Change "Offal" in Indonesia
Toyota Motor Thailand New Vios 2016 uses 1.5L engine coded 2NR-FBE with dual VVT-i powered 108 tk and torque of 140 Nm. The new options replace the old type-FE 1.5L 1NZ that has been used for a long time. New Vios 2016 also comes with a CVT.
Smaller engines on the Vios and Yaris goal to make economical, but could be considered illogical because the energy is lower. One thing to remember aluminum can cut the weight machines up to 80-90 kg. Diets like that affect fuel efficiency.
Moreover, given the LCE is a government program that refers to an alternative technology as a differentiation of LCGC. It could be a 1.3L engine that will be accompanied by new technologies.

New Product from LMPV Mitsubishi Better than Avanza

As a single agent (ATPM) to discuss its flagship model, the campaign "best sauce" often appears. No exception PT Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian Motors (KTB) is currently campaigning for a candidate low multi-purpose vehicle (LMPV) which would be launched end of 2017.

Although not yet have proof, Imam Choeru Cahya, Group Head MMC MMC Marketing Group Sales Division KTB is optimistic on the candidate best-selling model Mitsubishi in Indonesia. A positive response, believed to emanate from consumers.

"It must be optimistic, because this segment of the greatest market potential. Segment exists in a row like Avanza, but the quality of the product will be more than they are, the better certainly small MPV Mitsubishi, "said Imam, Tuesday (03/05/2016).

Inquire about the models and the price will be priced, Imam not want to divulge. "Anyway surprise, we've learned from the existing course, so they will be better" said Imam.From the model, form small MPV will terinsprasi of the concept of Active Runabout (AR), which once introduced at the Indonesia International Motor Show 2014. However, the production version will be different.

While the price itself, if indeed his position in the ranks of the Toyota Avanza, Honda Mobilio and Suzuki Ertiga, estimated in USD 180 million to USD 220 million, if the price of cars in this segment do not terkerek.