Perodua Kelisa for sale in Sri Lanka
Review, images, specification, design and price of Perodua Kelisa
The Perodua Kelisa is 5-door hatchback which was marketed as a city car by Malaysian automaker Perodua from 2001 - 2007. It was based on the Daihatsu Mira of the same era and was later replaced by the Perodua Viva elite in 2007. The car gained mainstream popularity due to its fuel efficiency, build quality (which was much better compared to other Malaysian vehicles), the range of options and dependability. The after sales service and the overall support extended by its agent in Sri Lanka also helped the Perodua Kelisa penetrate the Sri Lankan hatchback market.
Perodua Kelisa Review
Perodua Kelisa Engine, Fuel Consumption and Performance
The most common drive train configurations for the Perodua Kelisa in Sri Lanka is either the 847 cc ED-DE DOHC I3 or 989 cc EJ-DE DOHC I3 drive train coupled with a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic gear box. The Perodua Kelisa scored high on the fuel economy front by recording up to 18 Km/l on combined driving cycles.
Design and Features of Perodua Kelisa
The Perodua Kelisa in Sri Lanka is based on the fifth generation Daihatsu Mira (L700) and uses the same platform and design cues with several cosmetic changes to the grille and rear to set it apart. Two variants of the Kelisa were introduced with minor facelifts in 2001 and 2003 respectively.
The design was modern at the time and the car stood out on the roads. It was seen as a better alternative to the Maruti Suzuki and Alto which dominated the market space due to the Kelisa`s refined design cues and high quality interior which was leagues ahead of its Indian competitors. The Perodua Kelisa in Sri Lanka came with a range of standard features which included Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Power Shutters, Power Mirrors, Central Locking, Car stereo system and Dual Airbags. More recent models were also equipped with ABS.
What are the best features of Perodua Kelisa
The fuel economy, extensive list of standard features, above average build quality, appealing interior and exterior design and the smartly utilized interior space which provides many storage compartments coupled with the "value for money" factor helped the Perodua Kelisa position itself better than its Japanese and Indian counterparts. The ease of maintenance and the availability of parts through and extensive network of branches through the agents made this car a sensible buy.
Perodua Kelisa Price in Sri Lanka
If you intend to buy a Perodua Kelisa in Sri Lanka you will come across many used and registered models in Colombo and wider Sri Lanka. Prices will range from 1.2 - 1.5 million Rupees and is dependent on the year of manufacture, trim level and the overall condition of the car.
Perodua Kelisa price list at Carmudi Sri Lanka
Used Perodua Kelisa 2002 price: Rs. 1.2 Mio
Used Perodua Kelisa 2007 price: Rs. 1.5 Mio
Why you should buy Perodua Kelisa ?
The Perodua Kelisa is a car that provides sensibility as a daily runner, it provides above average fuel economy whilst giving you better drive and ride comfort and a better finish than most of the other cars you will be able to find in the same price bracket. On the other hand Kelisas are easy to maintain compared to a majority of its competitors.