Proton launched contest to name All-new compact model

PROTON Holdings Berhad (PROTON) launched the “Nama Siapa Hebat” contest, inviting Malaysians around the country to contribute to name its upcoming, all-new compact car which is expected to be introduced to the Malaysian public in the first half of 2014.

The contest will end on 25 July 2013. The Grand Prize winner will win the Premium version  of  the  new  model,  while  other  attractive  prizes  also  include  holiday packages,  cash  prizes  and electrical gadgets worth more than RM120,000.

“We are the national automotive  car  company,  so  it  is  only  right  this  is  shared  together  with  the  rest  of  the  country  and  all Malaysians. It is only right that the Malaysian public share our pride and play a significant part in naming the new Proton car,” said to  the  Executive  Chairman  of PROTON,  Tan  Sri  Dato’ Sri  Haji  Mohd  Khamil  Jamil, 

“This new compact car is extremely stylish, and is targeted to those from all walks of life who love an active lifestyle, from the young to the old, to even those wishing to upgrade up from a smaller vehicle,” he added.

“The all-new model reiterates our commitment to Malaysians and all our customers to continue providing choices to the mass market whilst producing safe, quality and value-for-money cars. We are very excited about contest, and in selecting the name for our new compact car, and we hope that Malaysians will be too.” 

All Malaysians from the age of 12 and above with a Malaysian identity card are eligible to participate in the “Nama Siapa Hebat” contest. For the entry to qualify, all names submitted must be in Bahasa Malaysia containing no more than six (6) letters. The name may be in alphabets or a combination of alpha numeric, but cannot be all numeric.  The  proposed  name  must  also  not  have  any  association  with  the  animal kingdom. All entries must be supported with a rationale for the name.

Participants  can  submit  as  many  entries  as  possible,  either  via  mail,  or  online  at  the  website. Forms for the “Nama Siapa Hebat” contest are available at PROTON Service Centres nationwide.