Proton to begin assembly operations in Pakistan in Q3 2021 – planned build capacity of 25,000 units a year –

Proton has announced that production in Pakistan will begin later this year. The automaker said that Al-Haj Automotive, its partner in the country, is set to commence local assembly operations at its new plant in Karachi by the third quarter of 2021. Planned capacity will be 25,000 units per year

Proton to investigate viral X50 total loss crash by SA, take action if SOPs breached – car was from KL to JB –

Have you seen the viral story of the Proton X50 that was involved in a total loss accident, driven by the sales advisor? If you haven’t, here’s the deal. The ill-fated red X50 was being delivered to a customer in Johor Bahru from a dealership in KL, when the sales

Proton "started preparing" for electrification – Azlan –

The Proton Emas concept, a range-extended electric hatch shown in 2010 With emissions regulations becoming stricter and stricter by the day, carmakers are turning to electrification as a stepping stone to the future. This topic was raised last week during a video interview with Proton’s chief designer Azlan Othman, who

Proton sold 11,873 cars in February 2021 – Saga still top seller, market share now 27.1%, highest in 7 years –

Proton has announced its sales performance for February 2021. The national carmaker delivered 11,873 units (domestic and export) last month, which was 5,909 units (or 99%) more than that managed in Janaury, when it sold 5,964 units. Compared to the same month last year, volume has grown by 19.9%, though

Proton Saga R3 Limited Edition – 2,000 units, RM42k –

There is a solid appetite for Proton’s special edition models, judging by last year’s arrival of the Proton Saga Anniversary Edition that was launched for the first national car’s 35th birthday. All 1,100 units of the Anniversary Edition found homes in just five days, and now Proton looks to meet

Proton X50 leads five-seater B-segment SUV chart – 1,082 units delivered in January, 4,809 since launch –

Proton has announced that it sold a total of 5,964 units of cars for the first month of 2021, of which 1,082 were the X50. That makes it the best-selling five-seat B-segment SUV in the market, and to date, approximately 4,809 units have been delivered since its launch on October

Proton S50 – new Preve/Waja replacement rendered –

During the launch of the Proton Saga facelift in August 2019, the national carmaker revealed its product launch strategy, which would see one new model be introduced every year. Since then, we’ve already welcomed the X50 in 2020, so if the company keeps to its game plan, what should we

Proton sold 109,716 cars in 2020 – up 8.8% from 2019! –

Despite the crippling effects of the coronavirus pandemic, Proton closed 2020 on a high, selling a total of 109,716 vehicles throughout the year. That is approximately an 8.8% growth over the 100,821 units sold in 2019, thus putting its market share at 21.1% (estimated) – a 4.4% increase. In December

Proton X50 – first mods debut with this 'Bumblebee' –

It has hardly been a week since the Proton X50 made its official debut, but the first aftermarket modifications to dress the SUV up have already come about, as shown by these photos of a sported up example on the All in Proton X50 Accessories Malaysia Facebook page. The Citric

Proton X50 SUV: why no Apple CarPlay/Android Auto? –

One of the big questions asked by you readers about the recently-launched Proton X50 surrounds the lack of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionality. The latest Geely Key User Interface in the car, GKUI 19, is one of the most advanced infotainment systems on the market, yet it doesn’t come