The wait is now over and Proton Holdings Berhad has unveiled the all new 4th generation Proton Perdana. Both variants of the Perdana were unveiled by the Malaysian premier which comes in 2.0 and 2.4L guise
As we all know, the new Perdana shares the underpinning of the 8th gen Honda Accord thus all has been carried over such as the 4 cylinder 16 valve SOCH with 154hp and 189Nm of torque for the 2.0L engine and 4 cylinder 16 valve DOHC engine producing 178hp and 222Nm of torque for the 2.4 variant. The new Perdana features distinctive Proton "wings" front grille, HID projector headlamps, LED rear combi lights, dual zone air-conditioned and both front and rear parking sensors for the convenience of parking the car
In terms of the interior, Proton has selected an all black interior theme for the 2.0 variant and two tone black and beige combination for the 2.4 variant. The seats for both variants are design multi contoured with generous amount of legroom and headroom. The seat for the 2.0 adorn combination of leather and fabric seats with power seat for the driver side and for 2.4 variant, full leather seats can be found and Perdana lettering embossed to both of the front seats. For the 2.4, 8 way powered seat featured on the driver side with the front passenger settles with 4 way powered sear. The leather being used for the seat is really soft and pleasure to touch thus showing that Proton is really serious in pushing the ambience quality of the car.
As per other all new Proton cars, safety has been the main focus and this new Perdana has been engineered with safety in mind. Four airbags can be found in these model with numerous features of ABS, EBD and VSC. The suspension for the car is being handle by independent double wishbone front suspension for improved grip and better stability. For the safety of children in mind, the car is equipped with ISOFIX mount and top tether to get hold of the child safety seats in place.
As for the choices of colour, the new Perdana features five colour palette for both variants mainly Sterling Silver, Graphite Grey, Cotton White, Midnight Black and Citrine Gold. So far Proton has chalked up 900 bookings for this model with the target sales for 2016 to be 3000 units.
The big question has been answered and the price for the 2.0 variant is RM 113,888.00 and for the 2.4 variant it is price at RM 138,888.00. Interested with this all new Proton Perdana. You can view the car at all Proton Edar showrooms nationwide and the booking fee for this model is only RM 1000. So what's holding you up, head down to your nearest Proton showrooms
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