2020 Proton Saga Anniversary Version launched – 35th birthday particular in black-yellow, 1,100 items, RM39,300 – paultan.org


From L-R: The Saga AE with and with out the non-obligatory bodykit

Comfortable birthday, Proton Saga! The primary nationwide automotive is 35 years previous at present, and Proton has launched this automotive – the Proton Saga Anniversary Version – to mark the milestone. We’ve had a good suggestion of what to anticipate from yesterday’s teasers; now right here’s the automotive in full.

Internally known as the “Black Version”, the Saga Anniversary Version (AE) is predicated on the Saga Premium AT range-topper, as with most particular editions.

The automotive is in Quartz Black, which already makes it stand out as black is just not within the common automotive’s color record. It’s the identical black as that on automobiles Proton makes for the federal government, and the X70 Merdeka Version‘s roof. Black lah, principally.

From L-R: The Saga AE with and with out the non-obligatory bodykit

The darkish exterior is then accented with yellow highlights on the grille and lip portion of the entrance bumper. The yellow accents proceed on the facet skirts and wing mirror caps on the profile. On the rear, the bottom level of the bumper will get a yellow strip to reflect the entrance finish. Why yellow? It’s a reference to Proton’s motorsports arm, R3.

Curiously, there’s no particular “35th” brand wherever. Talking of logos, the Proton tiger emblem right here is the previous one with the defend and never the spherical one as seen on the CKD X70.

The five-twin-spoke 15-inch alloys (185/55 tyres) are in the identical design because the Saga Premium, however right here, they’ve a matte gray end as an alternative of the shiny look of the usual automotive.

Inside, the yellow-on-black theme continues. You will discover the brilliant highlights on the instrument panel, the bezel of the smartphone tray under the air conditioning vents and on the guidelines of all 4 AC vents as nicely. Additionally, the silver trim across the vents and the border of the touchscreen head unit have been changed with gloss black. There’s additionally a brand new N95 cabin filter, which will likely be supplied in the remainder of the Proton vary from now.

There are not any mechanical modifications to the A-segment sedan, which is powered by a 1.three litre engine with 95 PS and 120 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm. The complete facelift of August 2019 changed the previous CVT with a Hyundai-sourced four-speed torque converter automated. A five-speed handbook is obtainable within the entry Normal trim stage. With the 2020 gross sales tax exemption, the sedan is priced from RM32,400 to RM39,300 for the Premium.

The excellent news is that this Saga Anniversary Version, which is restricted to 1,100 items, is priced the identical because the Premium, which suggests that is yours for RM39,300 on the highway with out insurance coverage.

Nonetheless, do notice that the bodykit, which consists of a entrance chin spoiler and facet skirts (all three items home yellow stripes) is an possibility – you possibly can add on RM2,035 for it (regular value RM2,350). The bodykit could be fitted to all 2019 Sagas, however you possibly can solely have it in black/yellow, on the regular value.

The opposite new non-obligatory objects included within the RM2,035 package deal (RM2,350 for different Sagas) are door visors, “NVH Guard” insulation foam for the bonnet and boot, and a plastic boot tray. All these are within the equipment gallery under. Additionally under are pics of the Saga AE with out the non-obligatory bodykit. With the choices, the Saga AE is priced at RM41,335.

By the way in which, right here’s what they did for the Saga’s 25th anniversary 10 years in the past. Black-roofed and leather-clad, the silver jubilee BLM was restricted to 25 items and value an eye-popping RM54,500 in 2010. What do you consider the Saga Anniversary Version?

GALLERY: Proton Saga Anniversary Version

GALLERY: Proton Saga Anniversary Version with non-obligatory equipment

GALLERY: Proton Saga Anniversary Version official photographs

GALLERY: Proton Saga Premium AT




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