PHP Automobiles have launched their first SUV, the Proton X-70 on June 21st. The all-new 2020 model comes in three different variants, the Standard, Executive and Premium. All three variants will be available for test drives in all Proton showrooms in Dhaka, Sylhet and Chittagong. Showrooms are located at Tejgaon and Kakrail areas of the capital. The first hundred vehicles are scheduled to be imported; the rest onwards will be assembled here in PHP’s Chittagong factory.
This 5-seater vehicle comes in with a 1.5L turbo engine and is equipped with exterior features such as panoramic sunroof, 360 camera and dual exhaust outlets. It also offers an intelligent All-Wheel Drive System. It is going to compete in the compact crossover SUV category, the market of which is currently being dominated by the Toyota RAV4 and the Nissan X-Trail.
The Proton X-70 comes in with very competitive pricing, with the base model priced at 37.98 lacs, the Standard model at 39.98 lacs and the Premium is available at 41.98 lacs only. A senior official of PHP automobiles have also confirmed, these new vehicles will come with a 150,000km warranty and five free services. Aftersales services will also be available in all these three cities.