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  • Geely Boyue gets Proton X70 Infinite Weave grille in China, Special Edition Model!

    Geely has revealed the 2020 Geely Boyue 1 Million Edition and it gets the Infinite Weave grille from the Proton X70!The Boyue 1 Million Edition is to commemorate the sales of the Boyue surpassing the 1 million mark. It gets some minor cosmetic change and enhanced equipment.This special edition model is based on the standard Geely Boyue and not the more upmarket Boyue Pro.At the front, Geely’s Expanding Cosmos grille has been replaced by the Infinite Weave motive grille that was design

    Adrian Chia

    Adrian Chia

    Aug 09, 2020

  • What’s the resale value of a Proton X70? Flux has an alternative

    The Proton X70 was first launched in December 2018, as a fully imported (CBU) model from China. Slightly more than one year later, the locally-assembled (CKD) model was launched in February 2020, with a new transmission but hardly any change in price. The range topping Premium X model is priced at RM 122,800.Barely two years on the market, it’s still too early to gauge the resale value of a Proton X70. Yes there are quite a number of units listed on used car classifieds, but it’s sti

    Hans

    Hans

    Aug 07, 2020

  • Owner Review: C-segment For Under RM100K - My Proton X70

    ** This article is the personal experience of a 2020 Proton X70 Executive owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook: Norazam MananProton X70, C-segment For Under RM100KI had been waiting for the launching of the Proton X70 CKD for the longest time, when it finally came on 12th February, and booking for the Standard model was made the very next day after a test drive. I had also tested Mazda CX-5, Honda CR-V, Nissan X-Trail and not forgetting the CBU model. The shor

    Owner Review

    Owner Review

    Aug 05, 2020

  • DCT vs torque converter, which is your preferred transmission?

    Back in the early 90s, if you wanted to buy a performance car, you’d most probably choose the manual transmission option. The equivalent automatic option was probably heavier, slower-reacting, and had higher fuel consumption.My own uncle once told me back then, “In a sprint, my manual car would always be faster and more accelerative versus an automatic.” Those words stuck with me.Fast forward to today, and self-shifting transmissions have gotten so good, no human input could po

    Jason

    Jason

    Jul 24, 2020

  • 2021 Haval H6 debuts in China, possible competitor of the Proton X70?

    China has been on the up and up when it comes to their cars. Geely’s interest in Proton has bestowed us the extremely good value, Geely Boyue-based Proton X70 for instance. But back home, the Boyue has a tough fight against the similarly-sized 2021 Haval H6.Introduced in 2011, the H6 is China’s best-selling SUV with over three million units sold. Let’s take a look at how Haval plans to keep the title courtesy of these pictures from autoblog.md.The new H6 has a sharply

    Sanjay

    Sanjay

    Jul 23, 2020