Cortez CT: Turbo Engine and New Transmission Choice
30 May, 2019
The latest tagline carried by Cortez series, Cortez CT, illustrates how Cortez CT was born to give you the sensation of driving a different type of Multi Purpose Vehicle (MPV) car.
Wuling Cortez CT was officially launched at the 2019 Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) annual event last April. Some of you who have not had the opportunity to come and watch Cortez CT at the IIMS yesterday, may wonder what distinguishes Cortez CT from its predecessor Cortez. Through this article, you will be introduced closer to the technology attached to the Cortez CT hood.
Cortez CT comes with the aspects of Confident, Comfort, and Complete. To add confidence in driving, Wuling provided this Medium MPV with a 1,500cc inline 4-cylinder engine that was powered by Turbocharger by Honeywell. Cortez CT has a maximum power of 140 HP and 250 Nm of torque delivered to the front wheels. Just as in Wuling Almaz, the working system of the turbo engine at Cortez CT is utilizing the energy from the engine combustion which is then used to rotate the turbine. After turning, the turbine will then rotate the compressor side of the turbo.
Not only the turbo engine, The New Advanced MPV is marketed in two transmission options, namely the 6-speed manual on type C or Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) for types C and L. CVT is an automatic transmission that is able to change the ratio continuously throughout its range of ratios . A CVT has an unlimited ratio. CVT technology on the car makes every move feel smoother, so driving comfort will be more pronounced.
This turbo engine and CVT technology are balanced with the best security system, so that besides being comfortable, you will also feel safe while driving. Regarding driving safety support devices, Wuling complements Cortez CT with Traction Control System (TCS), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Hill Hold Control (ESS) (HHC), Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), ISOFIX, Automatic Vehicle Holding (AVH), Electric Parking Brake (EPB), ABS deceleration system, EBD, BA, to front and side airbags.
With turbo and CVT technology, Cortez CT is ready to accompany your journey and your family in every condition. For those of you who want to get to know one of the great Wuling MPVs, or try to drive this car, you can test drive by visiting the nearest Wuling dealer in your city.