2022 Proton X70 Launched. Price Starts At RM93,900

Now with new engine options and features.

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Proton today launched the 2022 Proton X70, a styling update with new options for. Malaysia’s best-selling C-segment SUV. Now it comes with a 1.5L TGDi, turbocharged direct injection engine, an alternative to the 1.8L TGDi engine.

The New Engine Option 

According to Proton, the 1.5L TGDi engine has been five years in the making and has been used in over 750,000 vehicles globally. It has a maximum power output of 177PS and 255Nm of torque at 15000rpm.

The 1.5L TGDi engines used in the 2022 Proton X70 are built at Tanjung Malim, at a new production line.

When compared to the 1.8L TGDi, Proton says  it has a  7% reduction in fuel consumption in urban settings

The 2022 Proton X70 also comes in an AWD variant, with real-time intelligent AllWheel Drive system.

The New Design

The 2022 Proton X70 now has quartz black finishing on the front and rear bumpers, 19-inch alloy wheels, power tailgate with foot sensor, and Nappa leather seats with black headlining. 

It also has a combination of N95 cabin filter (incorporated into the air-conditioning) and air purifier system, Proton calls the Proton Intelligent Air Purification System (P-IAPS).

The New Conveniences

Inside there are the nine speakers with power amplifier and subwoofer as well as six USB ports.

There are also six SRS airbags, Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS), Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), and 360 camera with 3D display for parking.

The PROTON Link app monitors vehicle status including its and allows remote control of specific functions. 

While driving voice command allows the driver to operate the windows, air conditioning and online navigation. 

Price & Availability

The 2022 Proton X70 is available in six colours: Snow White, Armour Silver, Jet Grey, Ruby Red, Cinnamon Brown, and Space Grey.

On-the-road prices without insurance and with Sales Tax exemption (until 30 June) are as follows: 

VariantPeninsular MalaysiaEast Malaysia
1.5 TGDi Standard 2WDRM93,900 RM95,900 
1.5 TGDi Executive 2WDRM105,500RM107,500
1.5 TGDi Executive AWDRM111,300 RM113,300 
1.5 TGDi Premium 2WDRM117,900RM119,900
1.8 TGDi Premium 2WDRM121,800RM123,800

The 2022 Proton X70 is now available for booking online at https://www.proton.com/en/find-a-car/protonx70 and at authorised PROTON showrooms.

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