Proton Iriz awarded the Best Compact Hatch

Perusahaan Otomobil Nasional Sdn Bhd received another recognition for its Proton Iriz, the Best Compact Hatch at the Carsifu Editor’s Choice Award 2017. The refined Proton Iriz model, which made its earlier debut at the DRB-HICOM Autofest in May 2017, was officially rolled out on 5 June 2017.

Since it was first introduced in September 2014, more than 45,616 units of the Proton Iriz has sold, making it one of the most popular Proton model since its inception. The Iriz had also bagged numerous awards such as Compact Hatchback Car of the Year and the People's Choice Award, Best Industrial Design 2015 by Intellectual Property Corporation, Most Affordable 5-Star ASEAN NCAP Car in Malaysia at the ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Award 2016 and Budget Car Of The Year at the 2016 ASEAN Car of The Year Awards.

PROTON continues succeeding the safety aspects of their customers and being the most affordable 5-star ASEAN NCAP Car in the region,

All the Proton Iriz variants come fully loaded with active and passive safety features. These includes electronic stability control (ESC), anti-lock braking system (ABS), electronic brake-force distribution (EBD), traction control, brake assist, hill-hold assist and a seat belt reminder system. The model’s Premium variant is equipped with 6 airbags, whereas the Standard and Executive variant comes with 2 airbags respectively. Complementing the safety features of the car is the Hot Press Forming (HPF) body structure, which is a German technology adopted by PROTON. The HPF steel provides up to 5 times more strength than normal steel. This, in turn make the cars more stable and more importantly making the cabin stronger to give better protection to its occupant.

The new Iriz comes in 4 variants – the 1.3L Standard (MT & CVT), 1.3L Executive CVT and 1.6L Premium CVT, priced from RM43,800 to RM58,800, and available in 2 new colours, Ruby Red and Carnelian Brown, apart from the existing Iriz colours, Graphite Grey, Atlantic Blue and Cotton White.

For the month of October 2017, PROTON is extending the Amazing 5-Value Campaign with 5-year Free Service*, 5- year warranty or 150,000km (whichever comes first) coupled with 5-star ASEAN NCAP safety ratings for selected Proton models. Existing Proton car owners can also enjoy Loyalty Bonus of RM1,000 on top of the current promotion for the purchase of a new Proton car, which is applicable to immediate family members of the existing registered Proton car owner.

The refined Proton Iriz is available for customers to test drive and booking can be made at all PROTON Edar outlets and roadshows nationwide.

In addition to the current promotion, PROTON is also carrying out roadshows nationwide in shopping malls and other locations to get closer to the public. Do visit these locations, to enjoy the deals.



7 - 21 Oct

Mydin Bukit Mertajam, Pulau Pinang

13 - 27 Oct

Mydin USJ, Subang

17 - 29 Oct

Setapak Central, Kuala Lumpur

24 - 29 Oct

Wangsa Walk, Kuala Lumpur

25 – 30 Oct

IOI City, Putrajaya

For more information, customers can contact PROTON Customer Care at 1800 888 398 or email to us at Customers can also visit or our official Facebook page at For added convenience, customers can download the official MyProton mobile app, available via Google Play and Apple App Store.

*Free service expires after 5 years or 100,000km (whichever comes first), inclusive of parts, engine oil and labour charges