Fook Loi Corporation (Sabah) Sdn Bhd, has opened another PROTON 3S outlet in Sabah. This time, the new outlet is located in Lahad Datu and joins the 3S outlet opened by Fook Loi in Sandakan last year. The Lahad Datu 3S outlet is the first by a Sabah dealer to feature PROTON’s new Corporate Identity colours. As a 3S outlet it offers facilities for sales, servicing and spare parts for all Proton cars. The renovation and upgrading works undertaken for the new outlet cost approximately RM2 million.
Team PROTON R3 (R3), dominated Round 3 of the 2019 Malaysia Championship Series (MCS) by clinching a double victory that included locking out the podium places with a 1-2-3 finish in race two. Held at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) over the weekend, each race was a gruelling one hour affair that tested the limits of the cars and their drivers and ultimately proved once again that R3 are the dominant team in the M-Production class.
Subang Jaya, 12 July 2019 – PROTON has announced the list of 12 teams that will compete against each other in the final of the ‘Intelligence that Inspires Challenge’, a marketing competition that takes a leaf out of the Company’s tagline for its popular C-segment executive SUV, the Proton X70. The event, scheduled to take place at the PROTON Centre of Excellence (COE) on 29 July 2019, will see competing teams present their marketing case studies to a panel of judges consisting of PROTON senior management, experts from the field of marketing and members of the media.
Subang Jaya, 2 July 2019 – One month after setting a sales high in May, PROTON continued its upward surge in 2019 by recording its highest market share figure since July 2015. Sales of 7,615 units for June is the second highest figure posted by the Company this year, garnering an 18.1% share of the Malaysia automotive market in a month when Total Industry Volume (TIV) is estimated to have shrunk by 30.8% to 42,090 units.
Subang Jaya, 18 June 2019 – PROTON customers can now enjoy additional benefits when they insure their cars with PROTON’s panel of insurers. Known as the Proton Insurance Programme (PIP), the offer is applicable for both new car purchasers and Proton car owners who are renewing their insurance policies and is available at all authorised PROTON outlets.
Subang Jaya, 18 June 2019 – Experience may be irreplaceable but many great ideas have sprung from young and eager minds. Intent on tapping this wellspring of creativity, PROTON has embarked on a nationwide quest to find students with leadership qualities to lead meaningful marketing campaigns centred on the first intelligent SUV in Malaysia, the Proton X70. The competition is aptly named the ‘Intelligence that Inspires Challenge’, which takes a leaf out of PROTON’s tagline for the most popular C-segment executive SUV, which is ‘Intelligence that Inspires’.
China’s Minister of Industry and Information Technology, the Honourable Mr Miao Wei, arrived at PROTON’s Tanjung Malim plant today as part of a work visit to Malaysia. Accompanying him was YB Tuan Eddin Syazlee Shith, Malaysia’s Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia along with government officials from both countries.
Seremban, 4 May 2019 – Setia Auto Drive Sdn Bhd (Setia Auto Drive) officially opened as PROTON 3S dealer outlet which features the Company’s new Corporate Identity (CI) colours. The event was jointly officiated by Dr Li Chunrong, Chief Executive Officer of PROTON, and Yang Amat Berhormat Dato’ Seri Aminuddin Harun, the Chief Minister of Negeri Sembilan. Directors of Setia Auto Drive and senior management members of PROTON were also present for the launch ceremony.