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  • Owner Review: Looking for the perfect daily car - Story of my Proton Saga

    ** This article is the personal experience of a 2018 Proton Saga 1.3L Premium CVT owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook: Xavier PangFirst, a huge thanks to WapCar for accepting my request to join the owner group and allow me to share my story, as part of a growing movement on real cars, real story sharing. I have always wanted to do a sharing like this, where real owners share real experiences on their rides. As I myself very much enjoy such sharing, it is righ

    Owner Review

    Owner Review

    Aug 11, 2020

  • Owner Review: Finding my new daily driver - Proton Saga Premium 2019

    ** This article is the personal experience of a 2019 Proton Saga Premium owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook: Shahrul NizamFinding a New Daily Driver In March 2020, I was looking for a new daily driver to replace my ageing first car, the Honda Civic Ferio EK3 (M) which is having various mechanical problems.  I’m not fancying for Honda City, Jazz or even Toyota Vios because of high monthly instalment rate over MYR500. This led me to only have 3

    Owner Review

    Owner Review

    Aug 07, 2020

  • Dr Li Chunrong: Proton to overtake Perodua by 2027, or earlier

    Proton’s CEO Dr. Li Chunrong is confident that Proton will overtake Perodua to become the No.1 selling car brand in Malaysia by 2027, basically within the next model lifecycle of its products. Currently, only the Proton X70 is a new product. All other Proton models have yet to be replaced by a new generation model.In an interview with The Edge, Dr. Li said that ever since Geely became Proton’s partner in 2017, the company has been focusing on executing a 10-year product development p

    Hans

    Hans

    Aug 04, 2020

  • That one time when Proton and Dr. Mahathir were conned into a USA-export deal

    If you grew up in the ‘80s, you would know that our first Proton Saga was developed from the Mitsubishi Lancer Fiore. A couple of months ago, I shared that the Proton Saga had not one, but two little known distant American cousins – the Dodge Colt and Plymouth Colt. Mitsubishi Lancer Fiore, the donor carIt is only fitting for the post to be followed up with story of Malcolm Bricklin, a name of you will not find in Proton’s official history, the man who promised Dr. Ma

    Hans

    Hans

    Aug 02, 2020

  • 2020 Proton Saga Anniversary Edition - all 1,100 units sold out in 5 days!

    Compared to our recent scoops on past Proton specials, the 2020 Proton Saga Anniversary Edition has had much better fate - all 1,100 units have sold out within 5 days. Introduced to commemorate Proton’s 35th Anniversary, the Anniversary Edition was priced at RM 39,300 (0% SST).It included yellow highlights on the exterior and interior.Oh well, those who missed it might wait for something come Proton’s 40-year anniversary in 2025. Who knows, it could be a throwback to Proton&rsqu

    Sanjay

    Sanjay

    Jul 24, 2020

  • Proton Saga vs Perodua Myvi: Which one retains its value better?

    Ah, the age-old debate amongst Proton Saga and Perodua Myvi owners: which one of these two popular models in Malaysia have stronger resale value?Thanks to Carsome, they've released data for some of Malaysia’s popular cars, which includes the aforementioned Perodua Myvi and Proton Saga.Keep in mind that Carsome's data is most accurate as they calculate based on the actual transaction prices of the cars. Prices you see on Mudah and Carlist are not the prices you get when you sell you

    Eric

    Eric

    Jul 18, 2020