Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad delivers a speech during launching of Proton new SUV in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Malaysian national car maker Proton has launched its first sports utility vehicle in a bid to turn around its fortunes, more than a year after China's Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd. bought a key stake in the company. Prime Minister Mahathir launched the 1.8 liter-engine X70 late Wednesday and expressed hopes for Proton's recovery.(AP Photo/Vincent Thian)