Proton intends to introduce its latest SUV, the Proton X50, in Nepal. Like the company describe “Intelligence that Amazes”, X50 is the perfect mixture of safety, stylish design, powerful performance, and ultimate comfort. Meanwhile, Jagadamba Motors, Proton’s authorized dealer in Nepal, has officially launched the Proton X50. Let’s take a look at this brand new Proton SUV.
Proton X50 Overview
The new SUV features contrasting colors that create a head-turning, fashionable appearance. In the meantime, the Turbine-inspired design provides a dynamic touch. Similarly, it boasts a dual-tone interior for a modern contemporary look with a sporty feel. Furthermore, the 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission with Manual Mode enables you to shift gears more quickly, smoothly, and efficiently. You can use the Proton link App to remotely monitor and control specific features of your vehicle, such as starting the engine and adjusting the air conditioning. Let’s take a look at the Proton X50, including its features, specifications, pricing, and availability in Nepal.
The Proton X50 has a distinct design with a sports appearance that contributes to a more assertive image. Similarly, the front part features attractive LED headlamps with distinct LED DRLs. It also has the characteristic infinite-weave grille. Likewise, the hood part has a good number of creases and lines. In addition, the front bumper contributes to the slim profile. Furthermore, it has carved lines running from the headlamp to the taillamp. Meanwhile, the X50 gives a wraparound appearance. On the other hand, the back part has a stylish taillamp, a chromed logo, and a quad exhaust tailpipe. Likewise, the X50 features luxury-focused decor. It flawlessly mixes luxury and modern appearance. Furthermore, the X50 is available in six different colors: white, grey, brown, blue, orange, and red.
The Proton X50 comes with outstanding safety features, control-specific features such as Turbo Engine, 360 Degree Camera, and air conditioning. Here’s a quick rundown of Proton X50’s features.
- 1.5L Turbo Petrol Engine
- Sporty and Aggressive Styling
- Full LED Headlamps
- Quad Exhaust Tailpipes
- LCD Driver Meter
- 10.25-inch Infotainment System with Navigation and Voice Command
- Automatic AC
- ABS + EBD + ESC
- 5 Star ASEAN NCAP Safety Rating
- 360 Degree Camera
- Intelligent Cruise Control
- N95 Cabin Filter
- Floating Floor Console
- Panoramic Sunroof
- 6 SRS Airbags
The Proton X50 is available with two engine options: 1.5T and 1.5TGDi. Meanwhile, a 1.5L 3-Cylinder Turbocharged DOHC Petrol Engine powers both engines. The 1.5T Engine has a maximum power output of 150PS at 5500rpm and a maximum torque output of 226Nm at 1500-4000rpm. Similarly, the 1.5TGDi Engine has a maximum power output of 177PS and a maximum torque output of 255Nm. It is also paired with a 7-Speed Dual Clutch Transmission with Manual Mode. In addition, you can find Auto Brake Hold, Remote Engine Start, Steering Mode Selections, and Drive Mode Selection on the X50.
Rest of Specs
The Proton X50 has 4330 x 1800 x 1609 mm dimensions and 2600mm wheelbase. Similarly, it has a 180mm ground clearance and a kerb weight of 1325-1370 kilograms. Furthermore, the maximum storage capacity of this Compass is 330 liters.
Proton X50 Specifications
|Engine||1.5L 3-Cylinder Turbocharged Petrol|
|Dimension||4330 x 1800 x 1609 mm|
|Max Power||150 PS @ 5500 rpm in 1.5T|
177 PS @ 5500 rpm in 1.5TGDi
|Max Torque||226 Nm @ 1500 – 4000 rpm in 1.5T|
255 Nm @ 1500 – 4000 rpm in 1.5TGDi
|Top Speed||195 Kmph|
|Fuel Tank||45 liters|
|Front Tyre||Disc: 215/60-R17 in Standard and Executive|
215/55-R18 in Premium and Flagship
|Rear Tyre||Disc: 215/60-R17 in Standard and Executive|
215/55-R18 in Premium and Flagship
|Safety System||ABS, EBD, ESC, HDA|
|Suspension Setup||MacPherson Strut |
|Storage Capacity||330 liters|
|Ground Clearance||180 mm|
|Kerb Weight||1325 -1370 kg|
|Colors||White, Grey, Brown, Blue, Orange, and Red.|
Proton X50 Price and Availability
The Proton has already launched X50 in the in Nepal. It is available in three models. Meanwhile, the price of Proton X50 starts at Rs. 7,199,000 for 1.5T, standard variant, whereas the cost for the 1.5TGDi-Flagship variant is Rs. 8,499,000 in Nepal.
|Model||Price in Nepal||Variants|
|Proton X50||Rs. 7,199,000||1.5T-Standard|
|Proton X50||Rs. 7,999,000||1.5T-Premium|
|Proton X50||Rs. 8,499,000||1.5TGDi-Flagship|
To summarize, the Proton X50 is designed to give a smooth ride on anything from country roads to modern highways. It has a Dual Clutch Transmission that allows for smooth and efficient driving. You can visit this website to learn more about the new Proton SUV.
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