November 28, 2019, Kuala Lumpur – Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors Sdn Bhd, the official distributor of Hyundai cars in Malaysia, has launched the i30 N performance hot hatch, which officially will go on sale on Lazada Malaysia during its 12.12 Grand Year End Sale.
Limited to only 20 units, the i30N will be available for pre-order from December 2, through Lazada’s Chup Dulu pre-order feature. This is the second car model after the limited edition Ford Ranger Splash that goes on sale with the Lazada’s Chup Dulu feature.
Chup Dulu enables shoppers to enjoy exclusive deals and prices on selected items by paying a deposit via the Lazada app to reserve the items. From December 2 to 11, shoppers can Chup their Hyundai i30N by paying a 50% deposit on the booking fee of RM 2,000 which made it to RM 1,000 via the Lazada app.
The shoppers will need to check-out and pay the balance of the booking fee of RM 1,000 from December 12 to 14 to secure the booking. The deposit is non-refundable if the full booking fee is not completed.
Buyers will then be contacted by a Hyundai representative to proceed to purchase their vehicle at their preferred Hyundai showroom. The 20 buyers who successfully complete the payment of the full booking fee of RM 2,000 and receive loan approval for their vehicle will be treated to a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Korea for an exclusive track day experience.
There are two variants being offered – N variant that produces 247 hp and 353 Nm of torque, and the N Performance variant that generates 271 hp and 353 Nm of torque. and is equipped with 19-inch alloy wheels, red brake caliper with N logo, driver and front passenger powered adjusted seat ,faux suede, leather seat trim and a power seat with electric adjustment.
Both fully-imported completely built-up variants are powered by the 2.0 T-GDI turbocharged engine,mated to a six-speed manual transmission. Priced at RM 298,888 for Peninsular Malaysia personal registration only, excluding insurance.
“We are offering the i30N at a special price in conjunction with Lazada’s 12.12 Grand Year End Sale and we hope that car enthusiasts will grab this opportunity to own the limited-edition unit which comes with serially numbered metal plates,” said Hyundai Sime-Darby Motors managing director Low Yuan Lung in a statement.
Some of the Hyundai i30 N features includes five drive modes, launch control, electronic stability control, electronic limited slip differential, driver attention alert lane keeping assist system, high beam assist, 19-inch wheels, red brake callipers, cascading grille, LED daytime running lights, rear wing spoiler, electronic instrument cluster, LED rev counter, sports seats and many more.
The Hyundai i30 N is covered with a five-year or 300,000km whichever comes first warranty. It is available for viewing at Sime Darby Auto Hyundai Old Klang Road showroom.