September 18, 2020, Petaling Jaya – Naza Italia Sdn Bhd, the official importer and distributor for Ferrari in Malaysia, has unveiled the newly-renovated Ferrari Petaling Jaya showroom and launched the Ferrari SF90 Stradale, Ferrari’s first plug-in hybrid sports car.
Ferrari Malaysia has invested a total of RM 3.5 million in the renovation and refurbishment of this showroom which in accordance with Ferrari’s new Corporate Identity. It has also become a double-storey showroom. Ferrari Petaling Jaya were among the first few dealers in South East Asia to implement these changes.
“The newly renovated showroom makes each visit a truly immersive experience, enabling the public to have a taste of ‘la dolce vita’, as known by Ferrari owners across the globe. Every detail in this beautifully designed space is an ode to this iconic brand’s automotive elegance and the exclusive lifestyle that complements it,” said Naza Corporation Holdings Sdn Bhd group chief executive officer for the automotive group Datuk Nik Hamdam Nik Hassan in a statement.
Ferrari Petaling Jaya showroom is built over two floors, covering a total of 11,900 sq ft and can display up to 7 cars at any given time. The ground floor features the main display area, which showcases the latest Ferrari models. There is also a community table, customer lounge, coffee bar, display area of the brand’s history, legacy and evolution, private consultation room, delivery area amongst others.
Moving upstairs, the first floor is partially dedicated to its pre-owned certification programme Ferrari Approved. Here is where the pre-owned models are being displayed.
In general, it gives the guest and clients an impression that it is an exclusive club instead of just an average car dealership.
As for the award winning Ferrari SF90 Stradale, it was named SF90 as a reference to the 90th anniversary of the foundation of Scuderia Ferrari and Stradale translated to road, which underscores the distinct link between Ferrari’s track and road cars.
The Ferrari SF90 Stradale is powered by a 4.0-litre (3,990 cc) 90° eight-cylinder twin-turbo engine, mated to the new 8-speed dual-clutch transmission and three electric motors that are capable of generating a total of 217 hp or 162 kW. The combustion engine alone has a maximum output of 769 hp or 574 kW, and the combined output is able to achieve 986 hp or 735 kW.
On eDrive mode, the electric motors are able to travel up to 25km on a fully charged battery.
Ferrari claimed that the 4WD SF90 Stradale is able to complete the century sprint in 2.5 seconds and dash from standstill to 200 kph in 6.7 seconds. Its top speed is rated at 340 kph.
“The Ferrari SF90 Stradale is a symbol of innovation, growth and adaptation – a model that rises to meet the changing needs of the industry and Ferrari’s discerning clientele.
“Ferrari has successfully taken on the challenge of combining conventional and electrical power sources with its first ever plug-in hybrid vehicle, once again drawing upon its advanced technology from the track and making it applicable for the road.
“As the brand explores its potential in the hybrid era, we are thrilled to have the opportunity to bring models such as the SF90 Stradale to the Malaysian market,” Nik Hamdan said.
Some of the key features of the Ferrari SF90 Stradale includes the Rac-e technology, carbon fibre finishes, Human-Machine Interface (HMI) interior layout, touchpad multi-function steering wheel, 16-inch curved HD screen instrument cluster, grille-style automatic gearbox controls, keyless-entry with start stop function, titanium springs and exhaust system, electronic side slip control (eSSC), electric traction control, brake-by-wire control with anti-lock braking system and electronic brake distribution, torque vectoring, matrix LED headlights with active beam control, head up display and many more.
The base price of the Ferrar SF90 Stradale starts from RM 1,908,000.00 excluding duties, customisation options, taxes and insurance.
Every unit of the SF90 Stradale is covered by Ferrari’s 7-year maintenance with regular maintenance intervals of either 20,000 km or once a year with no mileage restrictions.
For more information, please visit SF90stradale.com, or Ferrari Malaysia Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/ferrarimalaysia.nazaitalia, follow @ferrari.malaysia on Instagram or visit any Ferrari showrooms.