Estimates for Proton’s overall market share for the year is 15% and year-on-year sales continue its upward trend.
The Proton X70 Premium and Executive variants continue to lead in their SUV segments with 1,932 units delivered in July. Total deliveries for 2019 stood at 17,023 units.
Another best performer is the updated Proton Persona. Launched in April this year its sales almost doubled over the same period in 2018.
The delivery of 2,720 units in July makes it the best-selling vehicle in the B-segment sedan market. It overtakes Japanese rivals that traditionally dominate the segment.
With 10,034 units delivered so far, sales are up by 3% year-on-year. This figure that will grow in the last 5 months of 2019.
Dr Li Chunrong, Chief Executive Officer of Proton says the X70 continues its trajectory but other models are also star performers.