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14 Dec 2018
PROTON HOSTS PAGEANT DELEGATES AND ORPHANS

Subang Jaya, 14 December 2018 – Delegates of the 21st Miss Tourism International (MTI) pageant visited the PROTON Centre of Excellence (COE) in Subang Jaya today for a test track experience of the Proton X70, the first SUV from PROTON. Following their session, the 45 delegates joined senior management members of PROTON to host 25 children from Sweet Care orphanage to lunch while also handing out gifts.

12 Dec 2018
PROTON X70 LAUNCHED

Kuala Lumpur, 12 December 2018 – PROTON officially launched the Proton X70 at a glittering ceremony officiated by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the Prime Minister of Malaysia, held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC). Full details of the flagship SUV were also revealed at the event including the selling price, service, financing and warranty packages.

3 Dec 2018
NOVEMBER A MONTH OF ACHIEVEMENT FOR PROTON

Subang Jaya, 3 December 2018 – PROTON registered 4,820 new car sales in November 2018, an improvement over the same period in 2017. Market share as a percentage of the Total Industry Volume (TIV) is estimated at 10.2% though a final confirmed figure will only be available following the publication of industry sales data by the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA).

26 Nov 2018
TEAM PROTON R3 WINS 2018 SEPANG 1000KM RACE

Subang Jaya, 26 November 2018 – Team Proton R3 (R3), have defended the Sepang 1000KM Endurance Race (S1K) title it won in 2017 by claiming a second successive win in the event. Fariqe Hairuman and Syafiq Ali drove their Proton Iriz to the top of the podium in the 181-lap race, simultaneously getting the first major win for the car as well as a fourth S1K title for R3.

22 Nov 2018
PROTON X70 MAKES PUBLIC DEBUT AT KLIMS 2018

Subang Jaya, 22 November 2018 – PROTON gave the Proton X70, its first ever SUV, its public debut during the media day of the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS). Held at the Malaysian International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC) in Kuala Lumpur the show officially opens its doors to the public from 23 November to 2 December and all visitors are invited to get a closer look at the Proton X70 when visiting the Company’s booth.

21 Nov 2018
PROTON SAGA TO LEAD SEPANG 1000KM CHARGE

Subang Jaya, 21 November 2018 – Team Proton R3 (R3), winners of the Sepang 1000KM Endurance Race (S1K) in 2017 will be defending its title in the 2018 edition of the event with a new car spearheading its efforts. The Proton Saga will be competing in the S1K for the first time alongside the Proton Iriz in a two-car effort that R3 hopes will bring a second consecutive and fourth overall race win for PROTON.

16 Nov 2018
PROTON X70 AWARDED EXCEPTIONAL SCORES BY ASEAN NCAP

Subang Jaya, 16 November 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 safety.

9 Nov 2018
PROTON UNVEILS NEW MODELS IN EGYPT

Cairo, Egypt, 9 November 2018 – PROTON unveiled new additions to its Egyptian market range under the shadow of the great pyramid in Cairo at their distributor’s newly-refurbished 4S outlet in Smart Village, Abbou Rawash, Giza.

1 Nov 2018
PROTON SALES GROW 12.6% IN OCTOBER

Subang Jaya, 1 November 2018 – Following a month of market correction in September due to the introduction of Sales and Service Tax (SST), sales for PROTON cars grew by 12.6% in October.

27 Oct 2018
PROTON ANNOUNCES X70 PRELAUNCH BOOKING RESULTS

Setapak, 27 October 2018 – PROTON announced today 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.