• Perdana Replacement Model Photoshop

    A pretty good Photoshop showing how the Proton Perdana replacement model based on an extended Volkswagen Passat platform could look like. This artist’s impression was done by a talented guy named Theophilus. The grill follows […]

     



  • Gen2 R3 at DreamCarsAsia

    Gen2 R3 at DreamCarsAsia

    I wanted to go to DreamCarsAsia to get photos of the Gen2 R3 prototype but as I did not have a camera, couldn’t do anything. Autoworld has some photos here. Looks hot. 500 units of […]

     


  • Ku Li: “Proton Tak Terdaya Maju”

    Ku Li: “Proton Tak Terdaya Maju”

    Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah, or Ku Li bashes Proton in this unmarked video interview on 9th July 2005. He says that Malaysia has no capacity to make cars. This is one case where dreams cannot fuel […]

     


  • Satria Replacement Model Road Tests

    Here are some more spyshots of the Proton Satria Replacement Model. It’s currently undergoing road tests in Malaysia. Has anyone actually spotted it on the roads yet? The background in this photos indicate that the […]

     


  • Volkswagen Willing to Buy Proton

    Volkswagen Willing to Buy Proton

    A foreign partner is key to Proton’s survival when Malaysia’s sheltered auto market is opened fully by 2008. Mahathir says: If we want to, we can sell more than 50% to Volkswagen. They are quite […]

     


  • Naza to Sell Rebranded Peugeot 206

    Naza signed an agreement with French automobile company Peugeot S.A. yesterday (29/6/2005) for the rights to assemble and distribute the Peugeot 206 model in Malaysia and possibly South-east Asia. Update: Naza has launched the Naza […]

     


  • Perodua Myvi Handbrake Problem

    Perodua Myvi Handbrake Problem

    A forumer dawn at the Perodua Myvi Forums has alerted us of a problem with the Perodua Myvi rear drum brakes. Apparently something is wrong with the left rear drum brake, causing the handbrake to […]

     


  • Satria Replacement Model Showroom Spyshot

    I was digging through my hard drive when I found these. These pictures have been circulating around the internet for quite some time already but I have no idea why I did not blog them. […]

     


  • Proton Should Merge?

    Proton Should Merge?

    Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah said that Proton should merge with another automotive maker to remain competitive especially in the overseas market. Mergers are everywhere. The Daimler-Chrysler, General Motors and Ford […]