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Spy shots: Proton GSC Spotted Testing on Local Road

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Proton GSC spotted testing on local road by our reader Faez somewhere in Klang. Still in wrapped condition. Before this we posted spy shots of its car headlamp and rear combi lamp. Get the story here. From insider info, Proton GSC will be launch on October, just within 6 months from now. We hope they just get the styling right. ...

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Proton Cash Rebate Promotion

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Price war among automaker has intensify recently where new models are priced cheaper than their head to head rival. Proton has joining the forces with cash rebate promotion until 31st March 2014. With cash rebate up to RM5000, this is best time for you to own a Proton model. Visit any Proton showroom or http://www.proton.com

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Most Fuel Efficient Car Ranking Unveiled In Japan

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Japan’s Ministry of Transport today unveiled Japan’s most fuel efficient car base on JC08 test cycle mode. Two categories, which is for normal and small car and light vehicle or ‘kei’ car were announced. For normal and small car category, Toyota Aqua or known as Prius C here topped the ranking with fuel consumption of 37km/litre. It closely followed by ...

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Malaysian F1 GP: Does F1 Losses its Excitment?

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Formula 1 racing circus returning back to Malaysia for its second race in the 2014 calendar this weekend at Sepang International Circuit. In the chaotic 1st race at Albert Park, the top teams were plagued with engine reliability issue where pole sitter, Lewis Hamilton and reigning quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel had their race ended early due to cylinder missfiring. ...

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Test drive: Proton Suprima S

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Proton latest model, the Suprima S, has been around for about 7 months after its unveiling. Its no doubt is the best looking Proton model so far in hatch form. It also come with full loaded features from safety to infotainment. Those who concern all the safety features and accesories without much thinking of brand image, the Suprima S is ...

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All New Honda City Launched In Malaysia

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Honda Malaysia has officially launched its all new City yesterday. The all new car has retained its predecessor styling line and bring major improvement in term of engine, equipment and space. 4 variants were introduced with another 1 variant, which is hybrid type, will follow later on. Price starting from RM75800 for S variant, RM78,800 for S+, RM83,800 for E ...

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Spy shots: Proton GSC Side Profile Leaked

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Proton GSC spied again believed by insider in the factory and this latest image hosted again at funtastickodesign blog. Its Proton GSC side profile image. From the image we can see Proton is using softer character line with body contour to give more solid feel to the car. Side mirror is design mount on door panel is the first from ...

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Spy shots: Proton GSC Spotted With Head & Rear Combi Lamp Exposed!

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Proton GSC, codename P3-20A, spotted again by funtastickodesign blog reader this time with headlamp and rear combi lamp barely exposed. From the image, the car looks to be the highest variant with DRL mount on front bumper. The headlamp is big and wide with projector type. Side mirror also looks folded suggest it will have electric auto fold mirror hopefully ...

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German Cars Score Low in Engine Failure Ratio

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An article published in autoexpress uk reported that German made cars score low in term of engine failure study. German cars known for its high tech and innovative design among the lowest in term of engine reliability. This are what are they necessary to fix. In other hand, Japanese maker Honda Motor scores 1st place followed by Toyota Motor. Mercedes ...

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Car Exhibition at Plaza Alam Sentral, Shah Alam

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Plaza Alam Sentral in Shah Alam which widely known for handphone trading place is organizing 10 days car exhibition to its visitors. The ground floor turned to giant car showroom where more than 10 units popular cars are on display. Participating maker are Mitsubishi (Attrage, ASX), Proton (Suprima S, Saga SV), Suzuki (Swift), Kia (Forte k3, Picanto), Nissan (Almera), Chery ...

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Mercedes GP Petronas on Australian F1 GP pole

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Malaysian oil giant backed team, Mercedes GP Petronas is on pole position in today’s Australian F1 GP thanks to brilliant drive from Lewis Hamilton. Team mate Nico Rosberg is on 3rd place behind Red Bull’s Dani Riciardo. Its difficult to judge the pace of the car due to qualifying session hit by rain but Mercedes is showing their winter testing ...

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Spy shots: Hyundai Veloster Turbo Spotted In Putrajaya

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Hyundai veloster turbo was spotted parked at Precint 9 in Putrajaya having ‘under evaluation’ tag attached on its rear winshield. The car was 1st showed at KLIMS end of last year will soon arrive in show room, additional variant to its normal aspirated 1.6l siblings. The car rumoured to have a monstrous 185ps and 265Nm torque from 1500rpm to 4500rpm ...

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Proton ‘Take Now Pay Later’ promotion

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Hi all. In case you are not aware, Proton now is doing a ‘take now pay later’ promotion for selected model. Buyer could enjoy free installment from 4 to 6 months depending on model. This could be your best time to own Proton cars. The term condition apply. For more information, please visit Proton-edar website here.

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Proton requires RM3bil to develop new model

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Proton is reported seeking RM3bil fund from government and Petronas to develop new model including electric car. However the request was rejected by both government and Petronas as they could not justify why such big amount is needed. Proton sees the sales slumped by 30% at 21% market share in 2013. For admin, Proton must improve in some key area. ...

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Spy shots: Upcoming Proton Global Small Car P3-20A Headlamp Leaked

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The upcoming Proton global small car (codename P3-20A) headlamp leaked in internet ahead before its launching, hosted at popular blog funtastickodesign.  A leaf look alike similar with current Mazda 3 with projector type. The front grill however look missing in the picture so we unable to judge its final look. The fog lamp also get new rectangle design, a try ...

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Proton P3-20A Global Small Car Test Unit Review

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Hi, welcome back to sembang-auto.com automotive blog. We would like to apologize for being dormant for months. We are in the midst of upgrading our blog interface for your viewing pleasure. Here we brought to all of you, although a bit too late to cover, the upcoming Proton P3-20A global small car which is now under final testing stage before ...

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Proton Hand Over Honda Accord Based Perdana To PM

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National carmaker, Proton, has handed over Honda Accord based new Perdana model to Prime Minister, in Putrajaya half an hour ago. The model is 1st product from JV programme with Japan’s Honda Motor Corporation. Its reported that 3000units is ordered by the goverment to be used by government senior officials in various ministry. The rebadge Perdana has redesign front and ...

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Honda Brio Based Proton GSC Spied Again

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2 units Proton GSC prototype were spied again at NKVE highway testing together with Honda Brio. This photos were uploaded in cforum.com.my by a reader. From the photo, clearly we can see the design although it still wrapped by heavy camoufladge. Not sure what Proton is doing with Honda Brio in this testing but looking to the car design, it ...

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Proton Global Small Car Spied In Shah Alam

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A rare spy shot image of an unknown small car was seen near Proton Shah Alam plant. We believe its Proton small car prototype which appear for the 1st time testing in Europe. In recent news, Proton disclosed their intention to launch global small car on 1st quarter 2014. The car should be based on EMAS or Lotus City car ...

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Sponsored Video: UD Trucks proudly presents: I am Quester

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UD Trucks has successfully launching their latest heavy duty truck range, the Quester, which we posted its pre-launch story here couple of weeks ago. The Quester, which purposely developed for ASEAN and other growth market, not only good in look, but it has everything that able to fulfill all the transportation sector’s demand, especially in fuel efficiency and reliability aspects. ...

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