National carmakers Proton has unveiled the X70 ”Independence Day’ Edition or Merdeka Edition (ME) at the Ming Heng Motor 4S dealership in the heart of the capital city.

As everyone is aware, the Proton X70 is one significant model which single-handedly catapulted the brand to higher grounds in the local automotive market. For the Indepedence day or Merdeka edition, Proton has decided to make available the X70 Premium to honor the country’s big day. Ony 62 units of the Proton X70 ME edition will be offered at RM126,100 in either snow white or flame red color. The 62 units corresponds to the country’s 62nd Independence.

Proton is obviously capitalizing on the X70’s popularity by unveiling a special edition variant.

The Proton X70 ME gets some exterior and interior updates. Most obvious are the new Quartz Black hue on the roof and A-pillar, new door visors. a new rear bumper scuff plate and a commemorative ME badge on the tailgate.

Moving inside, the SUV has new floor mats, ME emblem, Nappa leather seats and glass roof. As with the Premium X70, the ME edition has similar driver assistance Systems.

Visit your nearest Proton showroom to view and grab the X70 ME edition before it’s gone…