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New Proton Perdana sedan teased in Malaysia: Sleek styling on old Accord base

Malaysian carmaker Proton has handed down a series of shadowy teaser shots for its ‘new’ Perdana sedan, ahead of a domestic market launch set for early 2016. The Perdana badge reaches back to the mid 1990s, although just two generations have been introduced in that time...

Proton Pick-Up ute concept revealed in Malaysia

Malaysian carmaker Proton has unveiled a new ute concept this week, but those hoping for a successor to the compact Jumbuck will be left wanting. Revealed in these photos from Malaysian website PaulTan.org, the new concept - dubbed simply ‘Pick-Up’ - is noteably larger than its tiny ancestor, debuting as a potential rival to bigtime players like the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger...

2015 Proton New Cars

Details of the new and updated Proton models launching in Australia in 2015.   Proton Iriz/Satria – Mid 2015 Proton’s long-awaited new-generation city car will arrive on our shores around the middle of 2015. The Iriz, as it’s known in its home market, follows the lead of the Preve, Suprima S and Exora in featuring the Malaysian car maker’s sharp design language, new engines, and modern technology and safety features...

Proton Satria GTi : Malaysian hot-hatch may make surprise Australian comeback

The cult-classic Proton Satria GTi could make a surprise return to Australia in 2016. Proton Australia chief operating officer Kaye Amies told CarAdvice the local division is in discussions with officials in Malaysia about resurrecting the Satria nameplate on its new city car – called Iriz in its home market – which is set to reach our shores around the middle of next year...

Proton Australia officially discontinues S16 FLX, Gen.2 and Persona Elegance

Proton Australia has officially discontinued the S16 FLX, Gen.2 and Persona Elegance models from its local line-up, cutting its range in half. The departure of the city car trio leaves Proton with just its three newest models: the Preve sedan, Suprima S hatch and Exora people-mover...

2015 Proton Iriz revealed

The all-new Proton Iriz city car has been officially unveiled in Malaysia. The long-awaited successor to the unloved and already-discontinued Savvy, the Iriz follows the lead of the Preve, Suprima S and Exora in featuring the car maker’s sharp design language, new engines, and modern technology and safety features...

2015 Proton Iriz : First look at new Malaysian city car

The first official image of the Proton Iriz has been released ahead of the all-new city car’s unveiling later this year. CarAdvice pieced together the above image by completing an online scavenger hunt that is part of Proton’s teaser campaign for its pint-sized Savvy successor...

Proton Savvy replacement to feature six airbags and ESC as standard

The next-generation Proton global city car - which will be the replacement to the Proton Savvy - will boast the full gamut of safety equipment when it launches in late 2014 or early 2015. Proton's all-new city car - which is currently referred to as P2-30A, though it is expected to revive the Savvy name - has international exports high on its agenda, and as such, safety is a high priority...

Proton global small car spy photos

The Proton global small car, or P2-30A as it's currently being referred to, is undergoing cold weather testing before its expected unveiling later this year. We first saw glimpses of what Proton had in mind with the unveiling of three Proton EMAS concepts at the 2010 Geneva Motorshow. The concepts were designed by Italdesign Giugiaro...

Proton Suprima S : Super Premium to sport up Australian range

The Proton Suprima S Super Premium will sport up the Malaysian car maker's compact hatch range when it arrives in Australian showrooms in the final quarter of this year. The 'race-inspired' Suprima S Super Premium wears seven-spoke grey 17-inch alloy wheels and a black R3 bodykit comprising unique lower front and rear bumpers and side skirts...

Proton: New Cars 2014

Details of the new additions to Proton Australia's showroom in 2014. Proton Suprima S (January) The Proton Suprima S will be priced from $21,790 driveaway when it goes on sale in Australia in January. The compact Preve-based hatchback will be offered in two specifications – GX and GXR – with the flagship variant priced at $26,590 driveaway...