Tag: Persona

Proton reports sales numbers for 2017

Proton reports sales numbers for 2017

Ahead of the annual press briefing by the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) on new vehicle sales in 2017, Proton has announced that it sold a total of 70,991 vehicles during the past year. This was lower than the 72,291 units sold in 2016 and one of the reasons given for […]

Sales picking up for Proton

Sales picking up for Proton

  Reporting on its sales performance ahead of the usual monthly report by the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA), Proton says it delivered 66,190 vehicles during the period from January to November this year. This is a 2% increase over the same period in 2016. Commenting on the latest numbers, Abdul […]

New Proton Saga and Persona launched in Brunei

New Proton Saga and Persona launched in Brunei

Proton has launched the latest Persona and Saga in Brunei, the third new model to be introduced in that market in less than 6 months. Brunei is the first export market to sell the two new models which were launched in Malaysia in August and September last year. “We are […]

All-new Proton Persona launched

All-new Proton Persona launched

Having production runs longer than the industry norm of 5 years is something that is not unusual for a carmaker that does not have very large annual volume (with the exception of the exotic and supercar brands). Sufficient time is necessary to amortize the costs of development and to make […]

Estimated prices of new Proton Persona 1.6 announced

Estimated prices of new Proton Persona 1.6 announced

Following our report yesterday that Proton has begun accepting bookings for the all-new Persona sedan, the company’s press release issued today provides information on the estimated prices and variants available. The new model will be launched on August 23. Three variants will be offered, all with a 1.6-litre VVT engine […]

New executive variants of Proton Saga and Persona

New executive variants of Proton Saga and Persona

New executive variants of the Proton Saga and Persona are now in the showrooms. The new variants are enhanced cosmetically to appeal to the younger market. Enhancements to the Persona Executive include a new bodykit, leather seats, 15-inch alloy rims, steering with audio switches, 4G YES wifi on board (subject […]