The Daihatsu APM in Malaysia has officially introduced the latest version of the Daihatsu Bezza. The new sedan is already available at several dealers in Malaysia. Bezza is claimed to be the first car in the sedan A segment in Malaysia with a trunk volume of 500 litres. Daihatsu and Perodua worked on the Bezza development as leaders of the car top styling and development team.
In the exterior design, the Perodua Bezza has a sportier look with new bumper and grille designs. This sedan has also provided LED lights as the main lighting.it has a design that looks aggressive with the indentation like a diffuser in the middle. There is a chrome accent on the trunk which gives this car a luxurious appearance.
This car uses 14-inch wheels with two-tone colour combinations for the 1.0-litre variant and 15-inch for the 1.3-litre variant. There is also a new paint option called garnet red only for the 1.3-litre variant.
In the interior, the design is not different from the previous generation. You will notice that some additional silver accents are given around the entertainment system in the cabin. In the previous generation, this section relied on black.
What is the New Technology in Perodua Bezza?
Bezza itself is included in the category of eco-car Energy Efficient Vehicle (EEV) – a kind of LCGC in Indonesia. This car is powered by “eco IDLE”, where no other cars in Malaysia have it. This feature will become one of the reasons why Perodua Bezza is worth buying.
This economical sedan has 1NR-VE 1.3-litre dual VVT-i and 1KR-VE 1.0-liter VVT-i engines with a choice of 5-speed manual transmission and 4-speed automatic. In the 1NR-VE A / T variant, the engine consumes 21 MPA of fuel while the M / T variant consumes 1 litre of gasoline to travel 21.7 KM.
Even though Bezza is included in the EEV car but this car has safety features as its priority. Daihatsu and Perodua complete it with ABS in all types, while Vehicle Stability Control, Hill-start Assist, and Traction Control are only in certain variants. One more interesting feature of this car is that the audio system can be connected to an Android-based smartphone.
The facelift model has the addition of Advanced Assist Assistance (ASA) 2.0 as a driving assistance system. These devices include pedestrian detection (up to 50 km/h), Pre-Collision Warning (in speeds above 100 km/h).
There is a camera feature for remote monitoring. By using this feature, when a pedestrian is crossing the street, the system will detect it and give an order to automatically brake if the distance between the car and pedestrian crossing is too close.
To sum up, Perodua Bezza is an EEV car, this car has a sporty and luxurious appearance. You can also see the luxurious impression in the interior design. Perodua Bezza also has many advanced features. This car is predicted to be a competitor to other sedans. The price of this car ranges from RM 34,580 – 49,980.