25 Jun '13, 7am

New Proton compact car confirmed for 2014 – ‘Nama Siapa Hebat’ naming contest launched

New Proton compact car confirmed for 2014 – ‘Nama Siapa Hebat’ naming contest launched

A new Proton compact car will debut in the first half of 2014. Not to be confused with the upcoming C-segment Preve Hatchback , the new compact model, known in some circles as the Global Small Car, will be a smaller hatch. Expect a B-segment five-door hatchback, the final result of the Proton EMAS Concept shown at Geneva 2010 , although it’s not likely to retain the Giugiaro proposal’s looks in full. We know this because Proton launched a naming contest for the upcoming small car this afternoon at its haze shrouded COE. Called Nama Siapa Hebat (Whose name is better?), the contest invites Malaysians to contribute to the naming process of the new compact car. The contest begins today, goes on for a month and will end on July 25. The Grand Prize winner will walk away with the Premium variant of the car he or she helped named, so there’s plenty of motivation to try your luck. ...

Full article: http://paultan.org/2013/06/25/new-proton-compact-car-conf...

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