March 13,2022,Kuala Lumpur– SuperNice Express (SuperNice), signed 3 agreements with Scania at Malaysian Commercial Vehicle Expo (MCVE) 2022 ,after being convinced of the high level of safety standard offered by Scania.
SuperNice Express ,under the Unimax Group is the first in Malaysia to sign-up for a K360IB4x2 Scania Coach with Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS). The coach chassis purchase also includes Repair & Maintenance (R&M) contract and Financial Services. All these to assure passengers of all-round safety and peace of mind.
The Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) consist of Electronic Braking System (EBS), Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) and Retarder; the optional Electronic Stability Programme (ESP), Lane Departure Warning (LDW) including a new Advanced Emergency Braking (AEB).
The AEB uses camera and radar to prevent any possible collision with the vehicle in front through automatic braking. The AEB will be a first to be used on a coach in Malaysia and will elevate SuperNice status as the safest express coach service in Malaysia.
Unimax Group Chairman, Roy Chew, signed the ADAS contract with Heba El Tarifi, Managing Director, Scania Southeast Asia .
Thor Brenden, Services Director, Scania Southeast Asia signed the the R&M contract with Roy Chew. The R&M Contract ensures that the ADAS is maintained by Scania to secure the highest safety standard.
The final signing was for the Scania Financial Services agreement between Anson Phua, Country Manager, Scania Credit (M) Sdn Bhd, and Roy Chew. With Scania Financial Services, SuperNice will also benefit from the flexible financing solutions by Scania Credit Malaysia providing it with predictable cost over the entire lifecycle of the coach.
All the 3 signings were witnessed by Dr Wong Shaw Voon, Chairman of Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS) and Stefan Pertz, Organising Chairman of MCVE. and Joshua Tan , Group Managing Director, Unimax Group.
“This growing and active sustainable partnership between Scania and SuperNice has a long history of providing the best for passengers in terms of safety, comfort and reliability. With ADAS in place, SuperNice will undoubtedly maintain its market position as one of the key players in the Northern region of Peninsular Malaysia and catalyse its growth in the Southern region as well,” stated Heba.