Proton X50: The Compact SUV with Performance and Safety in Mind

The Proton X50 is a compact SUV that offers a range of features to suit your driving needs. With four available trim levels – 1.5 Standard, 1.5 Executive, 1.5T Premium, and 1.5 TGDi Flagship – there’s a model to suit every budget and preference.

Proton X50: The Compact SUV

One standout feature of the Proton X50 is its 1.5L TGDi engine, which delivers a perfect balance of performance and efficiency, with 177PS of power and 255Nm of torque. The 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission with Manual Mode also adds to the driving experience, as does the steering mode selection with Normal, Comfort, and Sport modes to choose from.

The Drive Mode Selection, with Normal, Eco, and Sport modes, allows you to tailor the car’s performance to your driving style.

Proton X50 Safety Features

Proton X50 Safety Features

In terms of convenience, the Proton X50 comes equipped with an Electric Parking Brake and Auto Brake Hold, which keeps the brake engaged once you come to a complete stop.

It also features a Remote Engine Start function, allowing you to warm up the engine and cool down the cabin before entering the vehicle.

Safety is a top priority in the Proton X50, with 10 advanced features included. These include Electronic Stability Control (ESC), which improves vehicle stability in varying road and weather conditions, and Autonomous Emergency Brake (AEB), which automatically brakes the vehicle to reduce the risk of injury in potential frontal collisions.

The Proton X50 also includes Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Stop and Go, which maintains a safe distance from the vehicle ahead, up to the pre-set cruise control speed, even in stop-and-go traffic.

Other safety features include Lane Keep Assist (LKA), Blind Spot Information System (BLIS), and Intelligent High Beam Control (IHBC).

The Comfortable Inside:

Inside the Proton X50, passengers will enjoy a range of convenient features such as a 10.25″ infotainment head unit with a floating touchscreen and voice command functionality.

The Proton Link App allows you to remotely control specific functions of the vehicle, and there are three USB ports for device charging. The Proton X50 also comes with an automatic air conditioning system and rear air vents to keep passengers comfortable, as well as an N95 cabin filter for clean air.

The Comfortable Inside: Proton link app

Safety and Security

In terms of safety and security, the Proton X50 is equipped with a range of features including SRS airbags, an Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), and Hill Hold Assist (HHA). It also comes with Hill Descent Control (HDC) and Forward Collision Warning (FCW).

  • SRS AIRBAGS
  • ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM (ABS)
  • ELECTRONIC BRAKE DISTRIBUTION (EBD)
  • BRAKE ASSIST (BA)
  • AUTO BRAKE HOLD
  • ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL (ESC)
  • TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM (TCS)
  • HILL HOLD ASSIST (HHA)
  • HILL DESCENT CONTROL (HDC)
  • AUTONOMOUS EMERGENCY BRAKING (AEB)
  • FORWARD COLLISION WARNING (FCW)
  • ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL (ACC) WITH STOP & GO
  • INTELLIGENT CRUISE CONTROL (ICC)
  • LANE KEEP ASSIST (LKA)
  • LANE DEPARTURE WARNING (LDW)
  • BLIND SPOT INFORMATION SYSTEM (BLIS)
  • INTELLIGENT HIGH BEAM CONTROL (IHBC)
  • TYRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS)
  • AUTO PARK ASSIST (APA)
  • FRONT PARKING SENSORS
  • REAR PARKING SENSORS
  • REVERSE CAMERA
  • 360 CAMERA
  • IMMOBILISER & ANTI-THEFT ALARM

*subject to their respective variations

Overall, the Proton X50 offers a range of features to suit your driving needs, whether it’s performance, convenience, or safety.

Its 1.5L TGDi engine delivers a balance of performance and efficiency, while the range of advanced safety features makes it a reliable choice for any journey. Proton put a lot of faith in their product this time, which is why they have brought this Proton X50 to South Africa as a new market trial.

The Price for Proton X50 1.5 Standard in the Malaysian market is RM86,300(without Insurance). For more accurate detail please visit Proton Official website here