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Proton Suprima S

The hatchback version of the Proton Preve has been christened as the Proton Suprima S.

Proton Preve hatchback rearProton Preve hatchback

The official launch of the Proton Preve Hatchback is closer than ever before. reader Sheikh Zaid has taken pictures of a metallic blue variant on Malaysian roads during the product’s ad filming

Proton Exora MPV

Malaysian automaker Proton is getting ready to pursue its ambitious goal of becoming a global automaker.

It seems like Nissan wants to partner with every single automotive company on the face of the earth. After partnering with Renault, Mercedes and recently with Mitsubishi, Nissan is looking forward to partnering with the Malaysian based company Proton as well. Proton is making waves in the Indian automotive scene prior to its official entry […]

Proton has announced that it has entered into a MoU with Nissan to carry out feasibility studies on the potential use of Nissan platforms and powertrains. The studies will conclude on the 30th of April 2011. Last year sections of the media carried stories that Proton’s upcoming compact car – EMAS – would base itself […]

The entry of Proton in the Indian market is becoming no less than a twisty Bollywood plot. Recently, speculation was rife that Proton was in talks with Nissan and had almost finalized the agreement. Now, The Economic Times is reporting that Proton is in talks with Hindustan Motors to use their Chennai plant for manufacturing […]

One major market entry that we have our eyes set on since last year is Proton. The Malaysian Giant, more popularly known for its Lotus connection, is finally set to drive on the Indian Streets. The rumor mill went on steroids when the company’s MD Syed Zainal Abidin Syed Mohamed Tahir said Proton has finally […]

Posted on Jan 5 2011 - 11:03am by Shrawan Raja

Proton Savvy India

This is a challenge for Proton and we hope it can partner a company which is willing to invest and provide maintenance services. This is an important factor as it will have a significant impact in the Indian market.

Malaysia’s International Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mukhriz Dr Mahathir hints Proton will utilize an existing service network in India. Is Nissan going to be sharing shop floor space with Proton?

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