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Proton reveals cool pickup concept at Alami Proton Carnival 2015
Oct 5th, 15
Proton reveals cool pickup concept at Alami Proton Carnival 2015
Malaysian manufacturer Proton has introduced a new pickup truck concept during the Alami Proton Carnival 2015
Proton Savvy successor shows its interior in latest spy pics
Feb 11th, 14
Proton Savvy successor shows its interior in latest spy pics
Our spies have sent us an additional batch of photos with the Proton Savvy successor which gives us the opportunity to have a look at the interior cabin.
Proton Suprima S Super Premium launched with sporty looks
Feb 5th, 14
Proton Suprima S Super Premium launched with sporty looks
Malaysian automaker Proton has taken the wraps off the Proton Suprima S Super Premium which comes with a sportier exterior appearance.
Proton Savvy replacement spied in northern Sweden
Jan 29th, 14
Proton Savvy replacement spied in northern Sweden
Proton's all-new Global Small Car has been spied undergoing winter testing in northern Sweden.
Honda and Proton join forces for new tech and future models
Oct 31st, 12
Honda and Proton join forces for new tech and future models
Honda and Proton have signed an agreement to explore opportunities of developing new technology and future models.
Proton sold to DRB-Hicom
Jan 16th, 12
Proton sold to DRB-Hicom
The Malaysian government has reach a deal to sell a 42.7% stake in Proton to DRB-Hicom for approximately $411.9 (€325.8 / £269.2) million.
Feb 18th, 11
2012 Proton Exora facelift spied
Our spies have managed to snap several new pictures of the 2012 Proton Exora facelift.
Dec 3rd, 10
Proton confirms talks for partial Renault F1 takeover
Proton intends to push ahead with a partial takeover of the Enstone based formula one team Renault.
Nov 13th, 10
Renault to sell 25pc F1 team stake on Wednesday - report
A contract formalising the sale of French carmaker Renault SA's minority shareholding in the Enstone based formula one team will be signed on Wednesday.
Sep 28th, 10
F1 team Lotus taking naming dispute to High Court
F1 team Lotus Racing is taking a naming dispute with Malaysian carmaker Proton to London's High Court.
Jun 7th, 10
VW and Proton partnership talks collapse - report
What will happen to Proton now that Volkswagen has walked away? Investors are uncertain. Find out why inside.
Mar 4th, 10
Proton Emas Hybrid Concept by Italdesign-Giugiaro in Geneva [Video]
We have the full details on three new concept models developed by Italdesign Giugiaro, Lotus, and Proton. The story, photos and video inside.
Feb 24th, 10
Proton Concept Hybrid Powertrain by Lotus
We have pictures and details of the Lotus Proton Concept, scheduled for a Geneva debut. The story inside.
Feb 12th, 10
Proton Hybrid Concept by Italdesign-Giugiaro Set for Geneva Debut
We have a picture and details of a new concept from Italdesign Giugiaro... and it isn't the 159. The story inside.
Nov 18th, 08
Lotus engineered Europestar Persona launches at Guangzhou Auto Show
Making its debut this week at the Guangzhou Auto Show in China is the new Europestar Persona ("Jingyue" in Chinese).
May 28th, 08
Proton MPV Leaked on National TV Malaysia
The Proton MPV is expected to go into production in the first quarter of 2009 and is scheduled to go on sale a few months later.
Apr 1st, 08
Proton Prepares new Diesel and Performance Engines
Proton has announced that the company is planning to develop its own high performance petrol engines as well as moving to develop a diesel power plant.
Mar 12th, 08
Proton Gen-2 Persona Joins UK Line-Up
The latest addition to the GEN-2 line up is a four door saloon version of Proton's popular five door hatchback.
Feb 19th, 08
UPDATE: Proton R3 Satria Specs
Proton Satria Neo R3, Malaysia's very own "GTI" breaks cover as performance stats become clearer.
Feb 18th, 08
Proton Reveals R3 Satria Hot Hatch At Melbourne Motor Show
The R3 Satria is a product of Proton's own performance division called R3, with the help from the Malaysian automaker's subsidiary company, Lotus.
Jan 25th, 08
All New Entry Level Proton Saga in Malaysia
Code named BLM, the Saga was developed in a record 17 months, and is the second new Proton to be launched in the past six months following the Persona.
Dec 3rd, 07
Proton Persona Ready for Australia
Proton has given Australians a sneak preview of its new four door sedan, the Persona revealing the new car will come to market in Australia in March 2008
Nov 21st, 07
Volkswagen Ends Talks with Proton
The government's announcement that Proton would go it alone took the market by surprise.
Aug 17th, 07
New Proton Persona Launched
It will be the car that makes the difference, added Syed Zainal, who is also optimistic that the launch of PROTON Persona together with several recent developments