NAZA Premira Sdn Bhd, the sole distributor of Aprilia bikes in Malaysia, launched the CKD (Completely Knocked Down) edition of Aprilia Shiver 750 today, and will soon begin local assembly Shiver at NAZA’s manufacturing facility in Shah Alam in January 2015. The assembly will be caried out by NAZA Bikes Sdn Bhd. Malaysia is the first country outside Italy to assemble any Aprilia model.
“Indeed a proud moment for Malaysia and NAZA” said Datuk Wira Haji SM Faisal, Group CEO of NAZA World Group. Present at the launch was also YB. Dato Sri Mustapa Mohamed, Ministry for international Trade and Industry, Managing Director of Piaggion Asia Pacific Ltd, Simone Niccolai & Ambassador of Italy in Malaysia, Mario Sammartino.
Aprilia , fresh from the fiercely fought World Superbike Championship 2014 which Aprilia conquered the Rider and the Manufacturer title , which brings 54 world championship under its belt. In 2015 will expand its racing activities to MotoGP. Mr Simone added that Malaysia is an important market in ASEAN, and is working closely with NAZA and government of Malaysia to set up Malaysia as the regional hub for ASEAN for the brand.
Aprilia Malaysia will focus on building and expanding the dealership network and enhancing the after-sales services to further solidify the brand’s local presence to create easy accessibility for Aprilia’s growing customer base. By end of 2015, Aprilia will have a total of 9 dealership network throughout the Peninsular Malaysia, before expanding its presence in East Malaysi
The Aprilia Shiver 750 is priced at RM43,888 (Nett Selling Price) with 2 years manufacturer warranty.