2020 LMPV Models: Wuling Confero and Toyota Avanza, Interested LMPV RWD

2020 LMPV Models: Wuling Confero and Toyota Avanza, Interested LMPV RWD
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Low Multi Purpose Vehicle or what is commonly called LMPV is a family car segment that is in great demand today. Not only the concentration there, because this class of cars is also often used as a versatile operational car.

In Indonesia, (almost) every four-wheeled automotive brand has LMPV products, especially Japanese cars.

Want to know what LMPV 2020 models have been sold to date? Stay tuned for the reviews.

2020 LMPV model

The following is the data for the LMPV 2020 7-seater car that was successfully summarized from the GAIKINDO 2020 data source.

1. Toyota New Avanza

2. Daihatsu Grand New Xenia

3. Honda New Mobilio

4. Mitsubishi Xpander

5. Nissan All New Livina

The reason for choosing this LMPV model

1. Reasons for choosing the Toyota New Avanza

Toyota Avanza 2020

The name Toyota Avanza is indeed very attached to the hearts of Indonesian families. This rebadge from Daihatsu Grand New Xenia has received a refresh in early 2019 with a fresher, more dynamic fascia and stern appearance.

The main reason the Toyota New Avanza was chosen by some consumers in the country, is because it has a Rear Wheel Drive (RWD) drive system that makes the car easily devour various contoured road tracks.

In addition, the Toyota New Avanza is offered with two choices of powerful 1.3L and 1.5L engines. Specifically, 1,329 cc 1NR-VE IL, 4 Cylinder, 16V, DOHC, Dual VVT-I are capable of producing 96.5 PS @ 6,000 Rpm of power and 12.3 kgm @ 4,200 Rpm of torque. For 1,496 cc 2NR-VE IL, 4 Cylinder, 16V, DOHC, Dual VVT-I, whipping up 104 PS @ 6,000 Rom of torque at 13.9 kgm @ 4,200 Rpm. Both are offered 5-speed manual transmission and 4-speed automatic.

2NR-VE Toyota Avanza engine

To provide more comfort, the Toyota New Avanza has more complete features than the previous generation.

2. Reasons for choosing Daihatsu Grand New Xenia

Daihatsu Xenia 2020

Has specifications that are not much different from the Toyota New Avanza, making some prospective Toyota New Avanza consumers prefer to bring Daihatsu Grand New Xenia.

Daihatsu Xenia 2020 interior

The reason for choosing the Daihatsu Grand New Xenia is because it offers new vehicle prices that are cheaper than the Toyota New Avanza. In addition to these reasons, the Daihatsu Grand New Xenia has now abandoned the 1.0L engine, and changed it to 1.3L & 1.5L just like the Toyota New Avanza.

3. Reasons for choosing the Honda New Mobilio

Honda Mobilio 2020

The Honda New Mobilio is considered the most Fun-to-Drive LMPV to date. Especially when the newest generation has successfully embedded Stability Control, which makes stability even better.

Using the same platform as the Honda Brio , making the Honda New Mobilio the only LMPV with the lowest ground clearance at this time. Having a low distance from the asphalt surface makes the Honda New Mobilio more aerodynamic and superior when it comes to handling.

Honda New Mobilio is also predicted to have a 1.5L engine with the most power among its competitors.

2020 Honda Mobilio CVT transmission

The L15Z1 SOHC with i-VTEC + DBW 4-cylinder 1,496cc technology is capable of producing a maximum power of 118 PS @ 6,600 Rpm and 145 Nm @ 4,600 Rpm of torque. The transmission given by Honda to New Mobilio seems smoother, because it uses a CVT and the manual has 5 levels of acceleration.

4. Reasons for choosing the Mitsubishi Xpander

Mitsubishi Xpander 2020

Since Mitsubishi presented Xpander in 2017, it suddenly attracted a lot of attention from Indonesian automotive enthusiasts. Not a few prospective Toyota Avanza consumers have made their choice to the Mitsubishi Xpander.

The reason the Mitsubishi Xpander was chosen because it has a very attractive, dynamic and luxurious appearance for its exterior and interior matters compared to the Toyota New Avanza.

Mitsubishi Xpander 2020 features

In addition, another reason is the presence of interesting features such as Brake Assist, Dual SRS Airbags, Active Stability Control (ASC), Traction Control (TCL), Hill Start Assist (HSA) Immobilizer to Cruise Control.

Mitsubishi Xpander, has a mechanical heart 4A91 with a capacity of 1,500 cc.

The engine with MIVEC technology with a 4-cylinder configuration is capable of producing 104 hp and 141 Nm of torque which is channeled through a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission. The resulting power rotation is directed to the front wheel drive which makes it more comfortable than the Avanza and Xenia.

5. Reasons for Choosing the Nissan All New Livina

Nissan Livina 2020

Using the same platform as the Mitsubishi Xpander, it doesn't mean that the Nissan All New Livina has lost its potential customers. The reason is that there are several factors that make people prefer the Nissan All New Livina over its twins.

The Nissan All New Livina itself is known to be priced at IDR 208.3 million - IDR 272.1 million. The price offered is cheaper than the lowest and top type of Mitsubishi Xpander.

In addition, the Nissan All New Livina has features that are somewhat more complete than the Mitsubishi Xpander.

Aft of the 2020 Nissan Livina

In both safety and entertainment features, the Nissan All New Livina has successfully embedded Hill Start Assist, Vehicle Dynamic Control, Traction Control, Parking Sensor and a 7-inch touch screen that can connect to Android auto and Apple carplay.

Because the Nissan All New Livina has the same specifications as the Mitsubishi Xpander, the matter of power and comfort is not much different.


Until the third quarter of 2020, based on data on sales of four-wheeled motor vehicles from factories to dealers (wholesales) according to the Association of Indonesian Automotive Industries (Gaikindo), Toyota Avanza managed to occupy second place under Honda Brio, with sales figures of 25,104 units as of October.

That means this rear wheel drive car is still the reason most people have.

Mitsubishi Xpander, LMPV with front wheel drive, is positioned below the Toyota Avanza as a comfortable car, with abundant features, and a more attractive and luxurious appearance than the Toyota Avanza cs. If your budget is insufficient, you can check information about car loans on this website: cicilan mobil