KUALA LUMPUR: Chery Malaysia’s OMODA 5 H has recently won the StarCarSifu Editors’ Choice Awards 2023 in the Best Mid-size Crossover/SUV category.
Chery Malaysia executive vice-president Leo Chen, who received the award from Star Media Group chief business officer, Lydia Wang at a recent gala dinner, said the win solidified OMODA 5 (H)’s reputation as a trailblazer in the field of B-Segment sport utility vehicles (SUVs).
“This recognition isn’t merely an acknowledgement of our dedication, but a testament to our unyielding pursuit of automotive perfection, driving us to continuously innovate, exceed boundaries, and create a brighter automotive future for our valued customers,” Chen said.
Chery Malaysia extends its heartfelt gratitude to its customers, dealers, partners, and everyone who has been part of this remarkable journey.
The awards, organised by Star Media Group, highlight Chery Malaysia’s steadfast commitment to providing outstanding SUVs that surpass customers’ expectations.
The OMODA 5 (H) is powered by a 1.5-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers 156hp and 230Nm of torque and is coupled to a nine-speed continuously variable transmission (CVT).
This dynamic powertrain positions the OMODA 5 (H) as one of the class leaders in terms of performance.
In addition, the OMODA 5 comes with a futuristic styling that redefines the boundaries of style and innovation.
Its minimalistic interior design offers sophistication with a premium feel.
In a recent survey conducted by Chery Malaysia, the three items that buyers loved the most in the OMODA 5 are the cutting-edge visual experience with dual 20.5-inch screens, 360-degree panoramic camera system which ensures complete visibility for safer driving, and seamless connection to smartphones using wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay apps.
The OMODA 5 (H) is equipped with a full suite of Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) that enhances safety for all onboard.
The lifestyle-themed vehicle is designed for the global Gen Z generation, encouraging exploration and motion.
The “O” in OMODA stands for optimism and vitality, drawing inspiration from oxygen, an essential element of life.
Meanwhile, “MODA” is rooted in “Modern,” symbolising a contemporary lifestyle.
OMODA 5 tagline “Cross F Future” has two meanings – “CROSS FROM FUTURE” as OMODA arrives from the future, and “CROSS FOR FUTURE,” as OMODA is created for the future.
The OMODA 5 is priced at RM108,800 (C variant) and RM118,800 (H variant).
The three colour options for both variants are Khaki White, Phantom Grey and Dark Black.