....to replace your four year-old Perdana?
I mean, let's face it. We all have our own favourite models.
For the sake of argument, would you have bought another Perdana V6 or the Mercedes E200 Kompressor?
Did the Terengganu Government do the right thing by buying 14 of the Mercedes for its state excos and senior officials.
It spent RM3.43m for them.
Menteri Besar Ahmad Said defended the decision saying that it had planned to buy the E200 Kompressor for a long time to replace its Proton Perdana V6 Executive fleet.
It is a move to cut cost because he says that the Perdana V6s are high maintenance. Therefore, cheaper to have the E200 Kompressor in the long run, he said.
So, is the state government "far-sighted" for opting for the Mercs, as Ahmad Said claimed?
Read more HERE.
Do you buy his argument? Or do you think that, it's just, you know, an excuse to splurge?
Deputy Prime Minister Najib Razak has reservations here. He said that it has been the government's policy that all federal government ministries and state government use the national car.
Making his point, he said he and his boss (the Prime Minister) use the national car.
Read it HERE.