SHAH ALAM – July 15 — Proton MD Dato’ Syed Zainal Abidin said Proton was confident that the Proton Exora MC could help to increase the sales volume to 2,500 units per month from 2,300 units per month.
“This would help to surpass our target to sell some 28,690 units of the Exora in the current 2010/2011 financial year,” he said.
From its launch in April 2009 and to date, more than 33,000 units have been registered on the road.
As at June 30, 2010, the company has received a total of 42,916 bookings for the Exora.
Syed Zainal Abidin said Proton also planned to launch the Exora MC, which is powered with 1.6 Campro CPS engine, in overseas markets within the next three to six months.
Available in the base-, medium- and high-line variants, price for the improved Exora is RM1,000 higher than the existing model.
On-the-road prices (Peninsular Malaysia and metallic based) for the improved Exora are RM58,998 for base-line manual transmission, RM65,998 for medium-line manual and RM76,998 for high-line automatic.