Despite the challenging condition for our national car maker PROTON continues to maintain a steady growth in its sales performance year-to-date. As of November 30th PROTON has achieved 66,190 units in sales, a growth of 2% compared to 65,069 in the same period last year.
Saga and Persona continue to lead all other Proton models with 28,368 and 18,113 units sold respectively year-to-date, making up for 70% of PROTON’s total car sales. According to Abdul Rashid Musa, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, PROTON, “Growth is seen from the current quality improvements that are on-going internally. Together with our partner, PROTON has intensified quality improvement processes and efforts, with exceptional sharing of knowledge and skills; and the opportunity for our local team to be trained at Geely in China. Progress has been positive since PROTON already own good and durable products.”
He added, “The reliability and durability of our cars were tested in a grueling 9-hour endurance race at Sepang 1,000 km 2017 last month where Proton car was the overall winner. We shall keep working on further improvements in our cars and we look forward to also do better in providing customer satisfaction.”
With the championship win, the Iriz gained slight traction in sales with a 2.8% increase in November 2017 compared to October 2017, after a lackluster performance year-to-date.
For the month of December PROTON is having its year end bonanza which offers ‘Improvement in quality, better deals at RM0 maintenance up to 5 years and up to RM8,000 savings PROTON’s Year End Bonanza also provides hassle-free maintenance at RM0 for up to 5 years, inclusive of engine oil and labor. From just RM398* a month for a Saga or RM506* a month for a Persona, customers can conveniently own a Proton car. (terms & conditions apply)