Mercedes-Benz Malaysia delivers 25,000th commercial vehicle
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia officially delivered the 25,000th commercial vehicle manufactured in Malaysia to customer, Landbridge Haulage (M) Sdn Bhd, an intermodal logistics solutions and services company.
The unit, a MP3 2644LS 6×2 L-Cab, joins Landbridge Haulage’s existing fleet of more than 85 Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles.
“The delivery of the 25,000th commercial vehicle manufactured in Malaysia is certainly a milestone for us. In October 2015, we celebrated the completion of production of this vehicle, and here we are today, officially delivering it to our long-standing customer, Landbridge Haulage. When we mark milestones such as this, we reaffirm our commitment to the Malaysian market to continue producing premium quality products that best represents reliability, cost-efficiency and service quality,” said Mercedes-Benz Malaysia, Vice President, Commercial Vehicles, Albert Yee.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has supplied commercial vehicles to Landbridge Haulage since 2008. To date, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has delivered over 80 units to the logistics solutions provider.
With a diverse portfolio, the latest fleet of Landbridge Haulage vehicles will be employed for container transport and container shipping and logistics.
The 25,000th commercial vehicle is part of a RM13 million financing deal between Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd (MBSM) and Landbridge Haulage, signed through authorised dealer Q-Team Sdn Bhd. At present, Landbridge Haulage (M) Sdn Bhd is subscribed under a Hire Purchase Classic financing package.
To date, Landbridge Haulage (M) Sdn Bhd has financed 25 units of Mercedes-Benz Actros with MBSM. Speaking of the services MBSM provides, Managing Director, Ms Hilke Janssen said, “We ensure that our customers get finance solutions based on their specific requirements. Our comprehensive range of automotive financing products is developed based on the needs of the customer. It is important that we deliver flexible financing solutions to continue to delight our discerning customers.”
Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles are produced locally at its Pekan Production Plant. It is supported by a vast nationwide network of 14 service centres which offer comprehensive expertise in after-sales support.