• Proton to build RM40 million third plant

    Proton to build RM40 million third plant

    Proton Holdings Bhd might be spending another RM40 million ringgit to build another plant near it’s existing Shah Alam plant. The new plant is intended to be used as the main base for manufacturing Volkswagen’s […]

     


  • Proton Gen2 1.3 in showrooms

    The Proton Gen2 finally comes with a 1.3 engine despite it being available overseas in markets such as the UK for some time. With the introduction, Proton introduces a new colour for the Gen2 – […]

     


  • Top Gear Crew on Gen2 Promotions in the UK

    Top Gear Crew on Gen2 Promotions in the UK

    Jeremy Clarkson and the rest of the Top Gear crew on the Proton Gen2. Alot of sarcasm! But it’s not really bashing the car, just talking about the promotion. Thanks to YouTube for the hosting.

     


  • Proton-Volkswagen Talks Continue

    Proton-Volkswagen Talks Continue

    Proton’s talks with Volkswagen are still on-going while analysts ponder over the possible outcomes. The Government will not give up the 42.7% stake that it has in Proton through it’s investment arm Khazanah Nasional Bhd. […]

     


  • Volkswagen wants 50% plus 1 share

    Volkswagen wants 50% plus 1 share

    Proton seems to be a hot item right now. News is that Volkswagen now wants 50% plus 1 share stake in Proton Holdings Bhd, and wants management control. This would make it the majority shareholder […]

     


  • No Lotus Involvement in Proton New Engine?

    No Lotus Involvement in Proton New Engine?

    The piece of news was about something else, but I noticed something strange… The possible change of owner is bound to create uncertainty at Lotus, which has just embarked on a 10-year plan to transform […]

     


  • Volkswagen still keen to buy Proton

    Volkswagen still keen to buy Proton

    Volkswagen and Proton are still in talks and it could end up with Volkswagen AG buying as much as 30% stake in Proton, or nothing at all. Volkswagen and Khazanah Nasional officials met at the […]

     


  • Badawi: “Proton CEO to be Malaysian”

    Hopes of Malaysians for a foreign CEO to steer Proton into a better era is dashed with this statement which our PM gave to Malaysian press during his 3-day visit to South Africa. On Tengku […]

     



  • Myvi Sales Skyrocket!

    Myvi Sales Skyrocket!

    The Perodua Myvi is selling like hotcakes! Sales figures are at a mind-blowing average of 10,188 units a month, exceeding the original monthly target of 4800 units. Myvi sales have hit 40,751 units on July […]