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USF-HICOM (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd

USF-HICOM (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd is 100% wholly owned subsidiary of DRB-HICOM Berhad. Established in 1979, USF-HICOM (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (formerly known as United Straits Fuso Sdn Bhd) was the authorized importer, assembler and distributor of the Mitsubishi range of 4x4 vehicles, multi-purpose vehicles (MPVs), commercial vehicles, double-cabs and buses until early 2005. 

The Management of USF-HICOM has been taking proactive steps to venture into new businesses via new brand and new model. This derived the management to explore new business prospects, which led the Management to Mumbai, India where they managed to secure the distributorship with Mahindra & Mahindra Limited, India’s biggest maker of sport utility vehicles (SUV) and tractors. The agreement is centered on positioning USF-HICOM as the sole distributor of Mahindra vehicles in Malaysia. 

In May 2005, Mahindra Scorpio 2.0l Petrol has been officially launched by YB Dato’ Seri S. Samy Vellu and later in January the following year, Mahindra Scorpio 2.5l diesel engine has been introduced to the market. With its competitive price and value-added feature, the Scorpios have made their way into the Malaysian market with its own style. 

In ensuring that USF-HICOM remains as a leader in automotive business, USF-HICOM has also ventured into distributing and retailing multi brand vehicles. In June 2005, USF-HICOM has been appointed as an Exclusive Distributors for Wald and Ssangyong vehicles. Subsequently in October 2007, USF-HICOM has taken one step ahead by distributing brand new Honda vehicles to Malaysian market. In the initial stage, two models namely Elysion and Stepwgn has been introduced to the market. Backed by the comprehensive sales network of 4 branches, 16 authorized sales dealers, USF-HICOM will bounce and strive to maintain its presence as market player in the motor trading industry.

A joint venture agreement was signed between BRP AUSTRALIA PTY LTD (BRP) and USF-HICOM Sdn Bhd on 30 November 2010. USF-HICOM Sdn Bhd is the exclusive distributor of CAN-AM SPYDER Roadster. BRP is a renown and financially sound company with its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Valcourt, Canada manufactures internationally recognized products that are unmatched in the power sports industry. USF-HICOM recognize that the success of CAN-AM SPYDER ROADSTER depends largely how well the products fulfil customer’s needs especially with regards to quality, value and quality customer’s service.

CAN-AM SPYDER roadster has been a global phenomenon, distributed through authorized BRP dealers in over 58 countries, since its was launched in 2007. Much effort, dedication and money have been invested in the improvement of CAN-AM SPYDER Roadster and BRP turns its attention to refinement, pulse-quickening style and unmatched luxury for its CAN-AM SPYDER model line.

www.usf-hicom.com.my

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About DRB-HICOM Berhad

DRB-HICOM is one of Malaysia's leading corporations, playing an integral role in the nation's road to industrialization. DRB-HICOM maintains a strong position in the Automotive Manufacturing, Assembly and Distribution industry through its involvement in passenger cars and four wheel drive vehicles market segment, the national truck project and the national motorcycle project; among others. 

Besides its leading role in the Automotive industry, the Group's core business focuses also in Services, Property & Infrastructure and Defence sectors. With key interests in the core industries of the Malaysian economy, the Group is well entrenched in the Automotive, Services, Property & Infrastructure and Defence sectors. 

The flagship of the Group is undoubtedly the automotive sector, where as the country's single largest integrated automotive player, DRB-HICOM offers a comprehensive suite of services that encompass manufacturing, assembling and distributing operations.

www.drb-hicom.com 

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