Proton has finally launched its newest model, the much-anticipated Suprima S. Held at the MATRADE Exhibition Centre, the Suprima S was unveiled by the Advisor of the Proton Group, YABhg Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, with the presence of Proton Executive Chairman YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Haji Mohd Khamil and Proton Deputy Chief Executive Officer YBhg Dato’ Lukman Ibrahim.
The Suprima S is available in two variants; Executive which retails from RM76,338 and Premium that goes from RM79,638. It also comes with Proton’s 5 Star Program, which consists of a 5-year or 150,000 km warranty, 5-year Free Road Assist and a 5-Star ANCAP (Australasian New Car Assessment Program) safety rating.
Targeted for the youthful consumers, the Suprima S features a dynamic and sporty design profile, a premium interior as well as superior engine performance. The Premium variant comes fully loaded with features never been seen in a Proton model, such as Proton Infotainment with Android-based OS, rear LED lights, DRL, Hill-Hold Assist as well as Park Assist with front sensors.
Powering the Suprima S is a 1.6-litre turbo engine mated with a 7-speed ProTronic CVT to deliver 138 hp at 5,000 rpm and 205 Nm from 2,000 to 4,000 rpm. And like other Proton models, this one comes with Lotus Ride and Handling.
Awarded a 5-Star ANCAP safety rating, the Suprima S comes with a host of high-end safety features like six airbags, anti-trap power windows, ABS, ESC as well as Traction Control. The Premium variant gets Park Assist with sensors and reverse camera.
Other highlights of the Suprima S include 7-spoke, 17-inch rims and a 7-inch touchscreen with built-in navigation system. Full leather seats, Push Start button, paddle shifts, and auto cruise are all available in the Premium variant.
Available in Fire Red, Tranquility Black, Solid White, Genetic Silver and Atlantic Blue, the all-new Proton Suprima S is now available for test drive at all Proton authorized showrooms nationwide.