Proton Hits 3 Record Highs In January 2019, February Promo Announced [+Video]

PROTON has kicked-off 2019 on a high note as total registrations climbed to 7,007 units for January 2019. The 3 highs include: – Sales growth rate highest among Top-3 automotive brands – Proton X70 breaks single month registration record for C-segment SUVs – 74 3S/4S outlets now open to support SSI and CSI targets The estimated […]

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Proton Releases Official Photos Of Facelifted Iriz!

The first official photos of the facelifted Proton Iriz, PROTON’s award winning B-segment hatchback, have been released. Set to be launched later this year, the Iriz is the first model in the Company’s current range to be given a facelift since the collaboration with Geely was announced. The new exterior lines are designed to portray […]

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FEATURE: Why The New X70 SUV Is The BEST Proton Yet! [+4 Videos]

“Others (carmakers) can afford to fail, Proton can’t afford to fail” said the Proton rep in all sincerity, during one of the many conversations we had during the official media drive of the new X70 SUV. Most of it was light-hearted banter, but there was always an underlying seriousness as to just how important this […]

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VIDEO: 2019 Proton X70 – Official Media Drive @ Langkawi: Part 1!

That’s right folks Piston.my has arrived safely at the venue of the much-anticipated ‘official’ media drive of the new Proton X70 SUV in Langkawi. I know many of you may be asking why of all places, Langkawi? Well, for one thing traffic away from town is pretty sparse, and the B-roads here are quite awesome, […]

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FEATURE: Why 2019 Is Going To Be A Good Year For Trucks & SUVs! [+Videos]

Yes, 2019 is indeed shaping up to be a stellar year for Truck and SUV fans across the nation, and here’s just a taste of what’s to come! LAND ROVER Thanks to AutoExpress, we’re getting a first glimpse of the all-new 2019 Land Rover Defender. So who said the LR Defender was dead eh? You […]

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Proton In 2018 – Part 21: Proton X70 SUV Officially Launched, Prices Announced! [+Videos]

FINALLY! After the longest “long lead-in” teaser in the history of motoring in Malaysia, the Proton X70 was officially launched last night by the father of Proton, Tun Dr. Mahathir himself! 35-years ago he did the same with the Saga, and it was fitting that he launched the latest model, Proton’s first SUV, the X70. […]

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Proton In 2018 – Part 20: New X70 SUV Scores Well In NCAP Crash Test + The Official Launch Is Happening @ KLIMS 2018!

The Proton X70, the first SUV from PROTON, has successfully achieved a 5-star rating after being tested by the New Car Assessment Program for Southeast Asian Countries (ASEAN NCAP). Details for the latest round of ASEAN NCAP tests have been released, showing the newest Proton model sits near the top of its segment for occupant […]

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Proton In 2018 – Part 19: Bookings For Upcoming New Proton X70 SUV Exceed 10,000!

PROTON announced recently that it has received over 10,000 bookings for the Proton X70 SUV during the official launch of Ming Heng Motor Sdn Bhd, a new 4S dealer in Setapak. The Company also confirmed that it exceeded its 3S/4S outlet submission approval target of 109 and that more applications to open such outlets were still […]

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Proton In 2018 – Part 18: Online Booking For Proton X70 Now Open!

In our last report on the new Proton X70 SUV here, we mentioned that online bookings would commence soon, and well folks today they have! From Proton: Booking a brand new SUV from PROTON has become easier than ever with the launch of the Company’s online booking platform. Accessed via PROTON’s corporate website, the new platform […]

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