20 National Media Experiencing the Sensation of Driving 254.6 KM With Cortez
Yogyakarta, 2 March 2018 – Wuling Cortez has successfully traveled a distance of 254.6 km started
from 28 th February until 2 nd March in Central Java through test-drive event titled ‘Discover The New
Sensation’. This activity is held to answer the curiosity of the national media that been wanting to
experience a long-distance driving with The New Choice of MPV.
The Test-drive event that held with route of Semarang – Solo – Magelang was started off with a visit to
Wuling Semarang Sudirman dealership. Afterwards, the media continue the journey to Kawasan Wisata
Umbul Sidomukti through toll roads and finished with the inter-city routes to Solo at night.
On the next day, aside from enjoying the driving sensation with Cortez, the journalist team got the
chance to experience ‘membatik’ activity at Batik Omah Laweyan in Solo. The event continued through
uphill and downhill roads combined with winding contour passing the crater of Merbabu Mt. Interestingly,
the media also passed the infamous Irung Petruk turns. Then, the media enjoyed the way downhill and
rural paths in the area of Magelang.
On the third day, the trip was closed with a visit to Wuling Magelang dealership passing cross-provincial
routes. The recorded mileage during this activity is 254.6 kilometers.
"We hope this event can answer the curiosity of the abundance of Cortez features and the long-disctance
driving sensation that has been anticipated by customers. With a variety of routes and features of Cortez,
the car has proven to successfully passed the challenge without experiencing any problems. Therefore,
customers do not have to worry in choosing the New Choice of MPV," said Dian Asmahani, Brand
Manager Wuling Motors.
5 units of the highest variant of Cortez, L Lux+ and 1 unit of Wuling Mobile Service were utilized for this
event. The car is equipped with 1,800 cc engine capacity capable of producing power of 129 hp at 5,600
rpm as well as 174 Nm of torque in the range of 3,600 rpm to 4,600 rpm that is supported with
intelligent Automated Mechanical Transmission (i-AMT).
Meanwhile, to support the convenience of the car, Cortez is also equipped with Anti-lock Braking System
(ABS), Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Automatic Vehicle Holding (AVH), Hill
Hold Control (HHC), Electric Parking Brake (EPB), hingga Electronic Stability Control (ESC). Selain itu,
dilengkapi pula dengan Advanced 8” Entertainment System, Convenient Electric Front Seat Adjuster dan
Classy Electric Sunroof.