Following Daihatsu’s admission of “wrongdoings” particularly crash security assessments executed for regulatory approval functions involving 4 fashions, Perodua has issued an official assertion on the matter.
In accordance with Perodua president and CEO Datuk Seri Zainal Abidin Ahmad, the Malaysian carmaker engaged Daihatsu to hold out security testing for the brand new Axia in Japan. This was witnessed by related authorities and companies for his or her respective evaluation.
“As we obtain information of this procedural irregularity by Daihatsu, we instantly contacted these our bodies to find out if the security customary of the Perodua Axia was compromised. We have been assured that regardless of the revelation by Daihatsu, the UN-R95 certification given to the Perodua Axia is undamaged,” Zainal mentioned.
“Which means the Perodua Axia is protected for driving and no recall shall be issued nor will Perodua cease supply of this new mannequin to our valued clients,” he added.
“We apologise for any misery brought about to our clients on this matter and we want to guarantee that the security data and specification of all our fashions are verified by skilled our bodies. We are going to proceed to watch this case and can replace the general public on this matter because it develops. We place our clients security and luxury above all else and we’ll proceed to take action as a part of our observe of ‘Going Past’ of what’s anticipated” the assertion ended.