MALAYSIA: Boon Koon to assemble small trucks in Malaysia
Malaysia's Boon Koon Group plans to assemble small trucks in Malaysia from 2015, sourced from kit form from China's Brilliance Shineray.
The truck, to be branded Viflex 2.0, has a cargo capacity of 1 ton and is be powered by a 1L engine. The company intends to produce 300 units in 2016, rising to 600 in 2016 and 1,000 units by 2017. Prices will start at around MYR40,000 (US$12,400).
Boon Koon's current main automotive product is its Grand TX, a rebuilt 4x4 rigid truck which it currently exports to Indonesia.