Successor of Proton Tiara, the Proton Savvy is a little auto fabricated by the Malaysian organization yet furnished with a motor gave by the French carmaker Renault.
In spite of the fact that the Tiara was ceased in 2000, the Savvy wasn’t propelled until 2005 when the underlying Tiara Replacement Model idea entered large scale manufacturing. Returning to the motor, it is a 1.2-liter likewise introduced on the principal models of Renault Twin and Renault Clio and ready to create 75 strength and a top pace of 99 mph. Joined with the manual, 5-speed transmission, the motor gives a normal fuel utilization of 41.3 mpg, a record which helped the auto enter the Malaysian Book of Records as the Malaysian auto with the least fuel utilization.
While a number of its opponents manage with motors of 1.0 liter or less, the Savvy has a 1.2-liter petrol powerplant creating 75bhp. In this setting, execution is fairly baffling, on the grounds that the Savvy doesn’t feel considerably snappier than a 1.0-liter. Advancement is hampered by a motor which isn’t quick to rev, and an ungainly gearshift.
This is one of the Savvy’s better focuses. Proton says that Lotus (which it possesses) built up the Savvy and, while it’s positively not as sharp as a games auto, it handles capability and rides reasonably easily for such a little auto. The turning circle is tight, yet the directing is lethargic and short on feel.
The Savvy’s motor is rough at all times and gets to be wheezy and boisterous at motorway speed. Wind clamor additionally increments and gets to be tiring, in spite of the fact that street commotion is to a lesser degree an issue. Most adversary superminis gave more refined transport.
|body type||4/5 seater hatchback|
|number of doors||5|
|DIMENSIONS & WEIGHTS|
|kerb weight||953 kg||2101 lb|
|engine type||naturally aspirated petrol|
(70.116 cu in)
|bore × stroke||69 × 76.8 mm
2.72 × 3.02 in
|single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
|maximum power output||75 PS (74 bhp) (55 kW)
at 5500 rpm
|specific output||64.4 bhp/litre
1.06 bhp/cu in
|maximum torque||105 Nm (77 ft·lb) (10.7 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
|specific torque||91.38 Nm/litre
|bmep (brake mean effective pressure)||1148.4 kPa (166.6 psi)|
|unitary capacity||287.25 cc|
|acceleration 0-100km/h||12.6 s|
|maximum speed||170 km/h (106 mph)|
|power-to-weight ratio||78.73 PS/g
|weight-to-power ratio||17.27 kg/kW
|drive wheels||front wheel drive|
|steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|wheel size front||5½JJ x 15|
|wheel size rear||5½JJ x 15|
|tyres front||175/50 R 15|
|tyres rear||175/50 R 15|
|gearbox||5 speed manual|
Proton Savvy 2005 Design Interior Exterior