• Rafidah to reply Dr. M

    Rafidah to reply Dr. M

    Rafidah declined to comment on Proton Advisor Tun Dr. Mahathir’s remarks on Proton’s disadvantagement to the influx of cheap Korean and Chinese cars, after the Cabinet meeting on Wednesday. (Though I don’t really think the […]

     


  • Misconceptions over Proton subsidy unfortunate

    Misconceptions over Proton subsidy unfortunate

    A piece from the long transcript at a press conference with Tun Dr. Mahathir, Proton’s advisor. Proton is protected simply because Proton has a job to do to build up the automotive and engineering capability […]

     


  • AC Schnitzer ACS7

    This is an even more souped up version of the ultimate luxury sedan. The AC Schnitzer ACS7 based on the E65/E66 7-series. The BMW 7-series combines two excellent properties of a car, luxury and driveability. […]

     


  • R3 Preview at Dreamcars Asia 2005

    Proton’s Motorsports Division RaceRallyResearch will be showing a preview of the complete line of R3 cars at Dreamcars Asia this 7th July to 10th July at the New KL Convention Center. The Proton Gen2 R3 […]

     


  • World’s Most Economical Car

    This is the Pac-Car. It can circle the globe with only 8 litres of fuel. With the prices of RON97 petrol currently standing at RM1.52 per litre, that would mean it would cost you RM12.16 […]

     


  • Proton Gas-Electric Car?

    Proton Gas-Electric Car?

    Tun Dr. Mahathir revealed in the papers today what’s coming up in Proton’s road map. He says that Proton plans to develop a gas-electric car in 5 years time. Proton has supposedly been working on […]

     


  • The New 2006 Mercedes Benz S-Class

    Mercedes Benz has updated the S-class with it’s latest incarnation, the 2006 model. This new model is longer and taller than the previous model, with updated engines. In US and Europe where it will be […]

     


  • Proton vs. MITI, Round 3

    Proton vs. MITI, Round 3

    Jeff Ooi already has a very detailed coverage on the latest updates on the Proton vs. MITI saga, so I’m not going to talk much about it. More time for me to write more howtos […]

     


  • 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 […]

     


  • Toyota Vitz

    If Perodua were to make a car in the same class as the Proton Savvy, it would have to be based on the Toyota Vitz. The Toyota Vitz is in the compact car class, unlike […]

     


 
 
 

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Last Updated 25 May 2017