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Tax-free incentive helps boost Proton sales to highest volume in over 8 years

2020 will be remembered as a very bad year for the auto industry in Malaysia and other countries. The COVID-19 pandemic stopped sales (and production) leading to unprecedented contraction of markets by nearly 100%. When business was allowed to resume, consumers remained still worried about uncertainties of the future, leading to more cautious spending/ This […]

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Proton sees surge in June sales with tax-exemption Incentives

After suffering loss of production and sales in March, April and May this year due to the Movement Control Order suspending most commercial activities, a rebound has been evident in new vehicle  sales. With the sales tax-exemption incentives provided by the government, which will last till the end of the year, June sales are expected […]

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Proton Bank Rakyat financing packages

Proton/Bank Rakyat offer special financing packages to graduates and government employees

Buying a new car is a better idea than buying a used one. You get not just a brand new car, never driven before but also a warranty to cover defects over a number of years and (depending on the company), free scheduled service which saves you money. But for many, even though the gap […]

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Proton 1 Tank Adventure

Proton’s ‘1 Tank Adventure’ invites owners to experience the sights, sounds and cuisine of Malaysia while driving economically

Back in the late 1970s and early 1980s, many fuel economy runs were organized by clubs and leading car companies would participate to demonstrate how economically their models could run. However, on the matter of fuel consumption, most Malaysian motorists didn’t seem to take much interest as the price of petrol was low. So, before […]

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Updated Proton Iriz and Persona set to take the fight to Perodua!

The Proton Iriz and the Persona have always only enjoyed some success in the Malaysian B-segment. Not a lot as the competition in that segment is intense and the Myvi really is king of the hill. But that much desired segment success that Proton has longed for could just be around the corner. To achieve […]

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2019 Proton Persona Previewed! FULL Press Release From Proton

The 2019 Proton Persona was officially unveiled to the Malaysian media at PROTON’s Malaysia Design Centre in Shah Alam, COE, yesterday. The B-segment family sedan has been given an exterior redesign as well as an intelligent head unit identical to the one in the 2019 Iriz and based on the system used in the Proton […]

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Proton Introduces Updated Persona 1.6 To The Media!

It’s here! From its beginnings in 2007, the effervescent Proton Persona has received a major facelift, but not only that, it’s also had a total of 303 improvements from the previous model. Most notably the “Infinite Weave” and “Ethereal Bow” design cues from the Proton X70 have now also been added to this Persona FL. […]

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Official Photos Of The New Proton Persona Released!

The first official photos of the face lifted Proton Persona, PROTON’s B-segment family sedan, have been released. Set to be launched soon the Persona, together with its sister car the Proton Iriz, are the first models in the Company’s current range to be given an extensive exterior refresh since the commencement of the collaboration with Geely in […]

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700km in a Proton without refuelling? Yes, you can!

The final round of the 2018 Proton 1-Tank Adventure concluded last weekend. 31 Proton cars completed the 700km drive from Kulai, Johor all the way to Seberang Perai, Penang. The challenge was to drive the distance with only one full tank of fuel and all cars successfully completed the journey. It was only last month […]

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Proton in 2018 – Part 13: How far can you travel in a Proton with just one tank of fuel?

While it gears-up for the impending launch of its first-ever SUV, Proton decided to take a breather from the feverish planning and invite the media to find out for themselves just how fuel-efficient Proton cars are. Sep Irran the Editor of MotoMalaya.net files this report…  The GIST… The question of how far you can travel […]

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