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Saga in Australia ? A Reality !

  Proton have announced recently that they will be launching the cheapest car in Australia around 2010, not sure the exact date yet.   The model that Proton mentioned is the Proton Saga, which will be powered by a 1.6L Campro Engine. Funny to think that they always give the better stuff to export models, […]

Proton Satria NEO CPS

The new Satria Neo 1.6L CPS High Line is a replacement of the high line variant. This baby is equipped with CAMPRO CPS 1.6 engine, and comes with either automatic or manual transmission. I think from the exterior, the difference that you can see against the normal NEO is the fender and the bodykit.  And also […]

A Wonder or Blunder?

A Wonder or Blunder?

This will be what the new Proton MPV would look like (Pictures by Theophilus Chin). For starters, it looks pretty much like am MPV and there is no thinking out of the box designs like the Proton (Juara) which, basically was based on a box when they designed it. Here are the pictures of it […]

Surviving from the verge of extinction

Surviving from the verge of extinction

When you look for a car, you will always have loads of questions on your mind in picking one. Similar to looking for a life partner you tend to analyze every aspect of that particular person which in this case the car. Now putting budget aside, we tend to look at the design of the […]

Proton Waja 1.6 - My Ride - Part 6 - ICE

Proton Waja 1.6 – My Ride – Part 6 – ICE

The next topic i want to talk about now is the ICE (In Car Entertainment) on my car. I am the kind of people that enjoys Bass, so i had to invest some amount of my savings on this area :p Even my colleagues knew that i love bass, so on my birthday last year, […]

Proton Waja 1.6 - My Ride - Part 5 - Modifications

Proton Waja 1.6 – My Ride – Part 5 – Modifications

Today i am going to talk about some minor modifications that i made to my lovely wife. Have a look at the engine bay, it looks clean and uncluttered. At the middle is the engine, where it has an engine cover. Frankly speaking, if it was not for the cover, it would look rather ugly […]

Proton Waja 1.6 - My Ride - Part 4 - Fuel Consumption

Proton Waja 1.6 – My Ride – Part 4 – Fuel Consumption

Alright, this post will tell you a bit about the fuel consumption of my car. Factory recommendation is roundabout 11 km / litre, but i think that is constant 90 km/h with no stopping, so i kept some records myself and below are the information. I have tried some tanks of fuel with different driving […]

Proton Waja 1.6 - My Ride - Part 3 - Real Impressions

Proton Waja 1.6 – My Ride – Part 3 – Real Impressions

Alright so now the car have done 1000 KM, its time to open up the engine and revv it to the maximum ! The engine noise @ 6500 RPM was not really too loud, i expected it to be louder actually. The engine churns out about 104 HP if i am not mistaken. So i […]

Proton Waja 1.6 - My Ride - Part 2 - First Impressions

Proton Waja 1.6 – My Ride – Part 2 – First Impressions

After waiting for about a week, finally i get my car at the showroom. The first thing is of course, drive to Mobil Station to fill up the fuel tank as it was super-empty :p After having full tank, i took the car for a spin around my housing area. Well, considered to have been driving a Volvo […]

Proton Waja 1.6 - My Ride - Part 1 - Introduction

Proton Waja 1.6 – My Ride – Part 1 – Introduction

This is my current ride. I bought it back in November 2005. The reason i bought this car at that time was due to my Volvo 240 GL a.k.a. The Tanker having problems. The engine gave problems because water went into it, don’t ask me how, the mechanic guys told me so. So i started […]