Proton Iriz

Proton Iriz News in Malaysia

  • Saga EV? Iriz EV? Proton to launch up to 7 new electrified vehicles, to establish R&D centre in China too

    Proton is charging full-speed ahead in Malaysia's electrified vehicle arena, foremost by establishing a research & development (R&D) arena in Hangzhou, China, as well as introducing new home-grown and Geely-derived electric vehicles (EVs). Speaking at a media gathering in Kuala Lumpur earlier this evening, Proton's Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Li Chunrong said about the matter: "We will setup R&D centre in Hangzhou. Proton R&D centre. This is for home-grown models." "Later, also we will do new e


    Feb 20, 2024

  • 1 in every 5 new Proton cars sold in 2023 were financed by Proton Commerce, Smart #1 a new goal

    Proton Commerce, a joint venture between Proton’s sales arm Proton Edar, and CIMB Bank announced today that it disbursed a total of 27,288 loans to Proton car buyers in Malaysia in 2023. The figure is a new high for Proton Commerce, rising in tandem with Proton’s recent record of 154,611 units sold – its highest since 2012. This also means that 18 percent of Proton cars sold last year were financed by Proton Commerce. The Proton Saga is the financing arm’s most important model, contributing 61 p


    Jan 29, 2024

  • Proton 2023 sales: Best-ever year since 2012 with 154k units sold, Saga, X50, Persona top-sellers

    National carmaker Proton closed 2023 by posting its best sales performance since 2012, achieving a fifth consecutive year of sales growth. In December, 12,711 units were sold, bringing the year-end total to 154,611 units (domestic + export), a 9.3% increase over the 2022 sales of 141,432 units. Proton's overall market share is calculated at 19.4%, and it ended the year ranked second in overall sales, maintaining this position for the fifth consecutive year. Strong market demand for the Persona,


    Jan 3, 2024

  • Proton and CARSOME join forces allowing customers to trade-in and trade-up to a new ride

    In an effort to stimulate new car bookings and leverage its tie-ups with E-bidding companies (EBC), Proton recently collaborated with CARSOME for their 'Trade-in Trade-Up Saturday' event. Taking place on 14-October 2023 at 32 Proton outlets running the company’s used car programme, 1,552 people attended the event where a remarkable 624 new bookings were placed with 320 customers opting to trade-in their current vehicles. Also read: Proton enters partnership with CARSOME to facilitate easy trade-


    Oct 29, 2023

  • Over 2k Proton X90 sold in 86 days as it rules Malaysia's D-segment SUV market

    July 2023 is another good month for Proton as it saw 13,326 units sold domestically and internationally, a 16.1% improvement over the same month in 2022 (11,477 units). Cumulatively, Proton sold 90,647 units in 2023 so far which is also the earliest P1 has exceeded the 90k-unit barrier since 2012. Even though the Proton X90 has only been on sale for less than 3 months, the third addition to Proton’s SUV range has taken the overall sales lead in the D-segment SUV market. With 886 units sold in Ju

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    Aug 3, 2023

  • Proton enters partnership with CARSOME to facilitate easy trade-in of customers' old cars

    Proton has entered a strategic partnership with CARSOME to offer customers a seamless solution to trade-in their old cars. Besides CARSOME, two other online bidding companies are also on-board with Proton. Proton says the partnership with CARSOME will provide customers with a range of benefits, including enhanced convenience, trustworthiness, competitive trade-in values, transparency in pricing, secure payment and ownership transfer, daily auctions, faster disposal, and comprehensive inspections


    Jul 7, 2023

  • Owner Review: Cheap and Cheerful: My 2022 Proton Iriz Standard

    Basic information about my car: 2022 Proton Iriz 1.3 Standard Reasons why I bought this car: First and foremost, I was in need of a car ASAP. The car will be my daily, weekend, everyday car. I need a car that can handle my harsh driving (sometimes). Adequate power is enough since my budget is not that much. Car selection process - Our budget is RM 43,000. - Models that I have considered include: Proton Saga Premium AT or FL Perodua Myvi 1.3 Standard Reasons why I chose this car: As what I stated


    Mar 28, 2023

  • Owner Review: The different choice, My 2022 Proton Iriz Active

    Basic information about my car: 2022 Proton Iriz Active Reasons why I bought this car: There are plenty of reasons why I bought this car.Firstly,Myvi is too common, and I wish to have a hatchback that are unique, cheaper, and nicer to drive. I have been paying attention to Iriz for quite a while, and I noticed improvement of Proton ever since release of Proton X70. However, I am influenced by comment from some youtuber claiming Iriz R3 is for clear stock purposes, hence I did not buy that Iriz R


    Mar 7, 2023

  • Proton sold 14k cars in Feb 2023; 25k YTD, led by Saga, X50, Persona

    National carmaker Proton continued its strong start to the year by selling 52% more vehicles in February compared to the same month last year. With 14,033 units (domestic and export) sold last month, sales volume was 20.1% higher than January while for the first two months of the year, year-to-date (YTD) volume has swelled by 88% to 25,714 units. The company’s market share for the month is estimated to be 22.7%, placing it second in the rankings, and representing a 7.3% increase over February 20


    Mar 3, 2023

  • Back in black - Proton pulls up DRB-HICOM's FY2022 earnings, RM 409.99 mil profit before tax

    Strong performance in DRB-HICOM’s automotive division has pushed the conglomerate back into black. It ended its financial year ending 31-December 2022 with RM409.99 million profit before tax, reversing the previous financial year’s pre-tax loss of RM291.27 million. However it also registered a pre-tax loss of RM73.13 million for Q4 2022, but the group says this is mainly due to year-end assessment’s impairment loss of assets. The automotive division is the group’s crown jewel, leading revenue gr


    Feb 22, 2023

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