20th August 2020
The first Proton Saga rolled off the production line in Malaysia in July 1985. Four years later, the first Proton arrived in the UK, with prices from £5,999
4th May 2020
The Proton Coupe launched in the UK in 1997, around the same time as the Ford Puma. In this respect, it never stood a chance, but it had other issues, too.
2nd April 2020
There's a really low-mileage Proton Satria for sale on Auto Trader. It's just as well the country is in lockdown, because PetrolBlog really fancies it.
2nd August 2018
Take a 2005 Proton Jumbuck GL, add some bits and pieces from a Satria GTI and what you have got? A Proton Jumbuck GTI, of course. Nice.
17th February 2015
Bangerwatch: championing the case for and against particular budget motors. This time it's the turn of the Proton Impian. With added Lotus. Oh yes.
17th June 2013
Car Confessional: PetrolBlog declares a love for a trio of Far Eastern saloons - affectionally known as Old FARTS - Proton Impian, Kia Magentis and Hyundai Sonata.
24th May 2013
Could Proton be on the verge of bringing two new models to the UK? Introducing the Proton Prevé which looks destined for a UK launch some time soon.
23rd May 2013
It's time for Old Gold Top Gear, which this week features a tanktop-wearing Chris Goffey reviewing the delightfully retro Proton MPI. Look out for some shameless littering too.
10th January 2013
If you fancy a small Proton that's based on a Mitsubishi but has been breathed on by Lotus, you've come to the right place. The Satria GTI is for you.
19th November 2011
PetrolBlog drives the Proton Exora MPV in the UK - a car that's destined to arrive on these shores in 2012.
29th June 2010
A couple of weeks ago PetrolBlog became an automotive confessional (see http://bit.ly/99tb4T). A chance to share automotive guilty secrets and release the pressure from the shoulders […]