The New proton saga has always been a major milestone in the Malaysian Industry. It is the first locally produced car and enjoying the position of best-selling car in Malaysia till now. Currently, the 3rd generation of Proton Saga is available in Malaysia which has received some facelift changes.
The 1st generation of Saga was developed in the collaboration with Mitsubishi motor manufacturers and was available in two different variants. The car became an instant hit and receives rewards and accolades for its beautiful design. It was produced in 2008 and was exported all around the world due to its high demand.
The 2nd generation was introduced in 2008, it was released in three variants and breaks records for booking within the first two weeks.
The 3rd generation of Proton Saga was introduced in 2016, the car comes with an improved security system with electronic stability control and a stronger body.
The proton Saga was launched in Pakistan in Collaboration with the Al-Haj Group. This vehicle also came with three variants.
Proton Saga Price and Variants 2023:
Proton Saga Price in Pakistan 2023 ranges from 2,824,000 PKR for the base variant to the ex-factory price of 3,149,000 PKR for the top-of-the-line variant.
Proton Saga 1.3L Standard M/T 2,824,000 PKR
1299cc, Manual, Petrol
Proton Saga 1.3L Standard A/T 2,999,000 PKR
1299cc, Automatic, Petrol
Proton Saga 1.3L Ace A/T 3,149,000 PKR
1299cc, Automatic, Petrol
Proton Saga 2023 Interior Design and Features:
The new Proton Saga comes with a spacious and Comfortable interior. The steering wheel comes with a tilt adjustment feature. The Ace variant of Proton Saga also has steering switches for audio and telephone control behind the steering wheel there is an LCD integrated meter combination with a multi-information display.
All the variants of the brand-new proton saga come with ECO Drive Assist, Power windows, Keyless Entry, a 12V power Socket, and a driver’s seat height adjuster. The Ace variant of Proton Saga comes with the additional feature of a luggage lamp and 3 USB ports in the Vehicle.
Proton Saga 2023 Exterior Design and Features:
The brand-new Proton Saga comes with modern and elegant lines with its refined looks with the enhancement that attracts every buyer. The front bumper features a beautiful weave-shaped grille with the new halogen reflector headlights on its sides are given with new LED daytime running lights in the Ace variant only.
The rear end of Proton Saga is well garnished with the new rear bumper and spoiler that attracts every eye. There is a bee sting antenna on the roof that looks good and does the job perfectly to get FM Radio Signals.
Proton Saga 2023 Engine and Transmission:
All the variants of Proton Saga 2023 come with the four-cylinder inline 16-valve DOHC VVT 1299cc engine which generates a maximum output of 91/5750 kW/RPM with a maximum torque of 117/4000 Nm/ RPM.
The Proton Saga Standard MT comes with a five-speed manual transmission while the other two variants have a four-speed automatic transmission.
Fuel Average & Fuel tank capacity:
All variants of Proton Saga come with a total fuel tank Capacity of 40L. Proton Saga fuel average in Pakistan is 12km/L in the City and 16km/L on the highway.
The fuel economy of the proton Saga is not bad, it consumes 5.6 liters of petrol by giving a hundred kilometers of Mileage with the manual transmission and the automatic transmission consumes 5.4 liters of petrol by giving the best mileage of hundred Kilometers.
Safety and Security Features:
The safety & security features of the Proton Saga Include front airbags, front seatbelts, anti-theft alarm, parking sensors, and Immobilizer. While the top-of-the-line Ace variant of the Proton Saga comes with some additional features such as Hill hold assist, Electronic Stability Control, and traction control system.
Proton Saga 2023 Ride and Handling:
The Proton Saga 2023 is an easy-to-drive vehicle. The vehicle supports very impressive control at the high speed and its suspension absorbs most of the bumps on the road.
A drawback of Proton is its Slow responsiveness which makes its handling a bit difficult. Overall, the ride of the vehicle is very comfortable in exchange for the paid amount.
Major Competitors of Proton Saga 2023 Include:
- Honda City
- Toyota Corolla
- Honda BR-V
- Changan Alsvin
- MG 6
- MG 5