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The new Proton Perdana – Love the looks, like the drive

There are some meals that are sophisticated with layers and layers of exquisite taste that if you were interested to dissect what goes into the dish, you need more than a couple of mouthful to tell. And then there are those where one bite is all you’ll ever need to …

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The all-new Proton Persona – Test Drive Review

“It’s a Proton. What did you expect?” Sounds familiar? We hear that all the time from friends, colleagues, relatives even service center staffs themselves, usually uttered in a disparaging manner. Power window got problem? Proton mah Door handle break? Proton mah Panels got gap? Proton mah Too many Ah Bengs …

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The new Proton Perdana – first impressions

The 4th generation Proton Perdana has been launched and one of the more interesting question (I found) in the press conference  that was asked by the members of the media was, “why is it a 4th generation?”. First there was the 2.0litre NA Perdana. Then came the V6. Then came the …

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Tun Dr Mahathir resigns as Proton Chairman

Tun Dr Mahathir has stepped down as Chairman of Proton Holdings Berhad with immediate effect. Proton said: “We respect his wish to step down; we would like to register our utmost appreciation for his valuable contribution, commitment and dedication for his role as Chairman since 2014 as well as an …

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The new Proton Perdana – would it sell?

By now, we all know that the soon to be launched Proton Perdana is based on the 8th generation Honda Accord and many continue to argue on Proton’s decision regarding this. 31 years in the business and still cannot come up with its own fully made-in-Malaysia vehicle? The truth is, …

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My New Proton brand versus VW Always By Your Side?

Ownership Experience – something intangible that makes or breaks a brand. If it’s rotten, it’s like cancer – starts off with a few unhappy customers whose number steadily build until you wake up one day and see shitty reviews about your brand everywhere. By then, the company would try to execute …

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An update on Proton – assimilation of Suzuki Malaysia and blaming banks?

If opinions are like assholes where everyone has one and everyone thinks everyone else’s stinks, we should really consider what Proton does to us; it never fails to bring out the best and worse of us. Couple of days back, two issues were highlighted by the media and everyone went into a …

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