Tag: Saga

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 […]

Winner of Proton Search Contest gets a new Proton Saga

Winner of Proton Search Contest gets a new Proton Saga

Mohd Isa bin Ibrahim Shah, a civil servant who formerly worked with RISDA, was rewarded for his loyalty to Proton with a brand new Proton Saga today. He was the Grand Prize winner of the ‘Proton Search Contest 2016′ which was run to search for the longest-owned Proton car which is […]

The all-new Proton Saga Generation 3 is launched

The all-new Proton Saga Generation 3 is launched

In the early part of 1985, a new Toyota Corolla 1.3LE cost just under RM20,000, a price that was considered somewhat expensive (at that time). Although cars seemed cheap enough earlier, their prices started to creep up, limiting the motorisation of Malaysian society. Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, then Prime Minister, […]

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 […]

New Proton Saga SV

New Proton Saga SV

The National Car project, besides being a catalyst for the industrialisation of Malaysia, was also intended to provide Malaysians with affordable cars. It was timely too because shortly after the first Proton Saga was launched, ‘endaka’ (the rapid increase of the Japanese currency’s value) caused prices of Japanese cars to […]

Proton Saga FLX scores 3 stars in ASEAN NCAP

Proton Saga FLX scores 3 stars in ASEAN NCAP

Malaysia’s most popular family sedan, the Proton Saga FLX, has been awarded 3 stars (out of a maximum of 5 stars) in the ASEAN NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme) which was conducted by The Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS) at its PC3 Crash Lab in Malacca. The  ASEAN […]