Proton signs up 4,000 potential buyers in less than a week after launching its low-cost 1.3L Proton Saga SV, the Malaysian auto maker’s marketing arm says. Proton Edar CEO Hisham Othman tells a news conference the number far exceeds the auto maker’s initial sales target of 2,000 units a month for the Saga SV (Super Value), whose pricing starts at RM33,888 ($10,620). “This number is just pre-order,” Hisham is quoted as saying by the Business Times. “It may ...

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