Riding MPV was an exciting moment with your family especially the large one. Choosing the right MPV that suit your need and best offering is now enlarged by incoming new All New Mazda MPV the Biante (Indonesia Name) might be a good one.
According to response in Indonesia market , this model was well received there but in Malaysian market a MPV type vehicles was consider as luxury and premium vehicles. The MPV type vehicles was not a popular one here in term of pricing usually more than RM 120k except Proton Exora and the shape of mini-van wasn't a cool factor especially for young family guy. However due to popularity of Mazda car in Malaysia it might sell well .
Expected pre launch or premier show at KLIM2013, this model is an attraction. The name might be change to local theme as it Biante pronounced more Indonesian.
This MPV came with Skyactiv-2.0 4 Cylinder Direct Injection with 6 Speed transmissions. It might include i-Stop features which engine shutdown when you stop at traffic light or else. Equipped with safety features like ABS, EBD, DSC, Traction Control, Hill Launch Assist, Blind Spot detector and speed sensitive power door lock.
The leather seat, with Multi Information Display add premium and luxury feel on this MPV. Three color in Indonesia market which is White, Black and Silver might be same offering here. No cruise control has found in Indonesia model which was a minus point.
The pricing according source in Malaysia website around RM 130k to RM 150k depends the model variety offering by Mazda Malaysia.