A worth replace on the Tesla Mannequin Y that’s being bought in Malaysia. The all-electric SUV, a part of the Tesla vary introduced in by the Malay Car Importers and Merchants Affiliation of Malaysia (PEKEMA), has had its worth revised for 2022, with the beginning worth for it now decrease than final yr, on account of a brand new avenue of importation in addition to a brand new configuration.
UPDATE: It seems that the brochure despatched on earlier by PEKEMA was not the most recent one with a revamped pricing. The affiliation has since forwarded its up to date worth listing, which sees that for all Mannequin Y variations being adjusted. The Customary Vary RWD, initially reported with a worth of RM329,800, is now RM345,800. Additionally, the LR AWD and Efficiency variations from HK had been beforehand priced barely decrease than the UK variations, however that is now not the case with the most recent worth adjustment. See beneath for up to date costs.
In its up to date brochure for the yr, the worth of the Mannequin Y now begins from RM345,800 (SST not included), introduced in through Hong Kong. Final December, that of the Lengthy Vary all-wheel drive model of the SUV was listed as ranging from RM417,528, however the worth has now been revised to RM418,800 – this successfully reduces the entry worth for the Y by RM73k.
The first purpose for the distinction in pricing is as a result of the actual model being introduced in from HK within the pictures is a Customary Vary rear-wheel drive mannequin, which has a spread of as much as 455 km (WLTP cycle) in comparison with the Lengthy Vary AWD’s 542 km. Efficiency specs for the bottom variant embody a 0-100 km/time of 6.9 seconds and a 217 km/h high pace, the identical because the dual-motor AWD.
Additionally, as is the case with the HK model of the Mannequin 3 rear-wheel drive, there’s a distinction in specs of its infotainment system, extra particularly within the software program accessible for it – just like the Mannequin 3, the HK Mannequin Y follows China’s extra restrictive laws on particular apps that may or can’t be accessed by means of the display screen, which suggests it has no on-board video games or Web browser.
Whereas the Mannequin Y is out there as in each seven- and five-seat layouts, the RWD from HK is a five-seat model, the one configuration accessible for the market. In the meantime, the UK Lengthy Vary AWD introduced in by PEKEMA is a seven-seater, in keeping with the literature in its brochure. The RWD instance in these pictures is on present at Imaginative and prescient Motorsports, which is situated in Kampung Sungai Kayu Ara, Petaling Jaya.
The introduction of the Customary Vary RWD brings the whole of Mannequin Y variations provided by PEKEMA to 5, and these are at the moment priced at:
- Mannequin Y Customary Vary RWD (HK) – from RM345,800
- Mannequin Y Lengthy Vary AWD (HK) – from RM423,800
- Mannequin Y Lengthy Vary AWD (UK) – from RM418,800
- Mannequin Y Efficiency AWD (HK) – from RM486,900
- Mannequin Y Efficiency AWD (UK) – from RM481,900
By way of colors, white is the usual, no additional value shade, whereas choosing black, silver and deep blue provides on RM6,600 to the worth, and purple multi-coat takes this as much as RM12,600. Additionally, there’s a 20-inch wheel possibility for the SUV, accessible for an extra RM12,600.
As is the case with all Tesla items introduced in by PEKEMA, the Mannequin Y is absolutely coated by the worldwide guarantee given by Tesla, which is a four-year guarantee on the car and eight years for the battery/electrical motor (which could be claimed from the nation of origin from which the automobile was bought).