Various Latest Technologies Presented to Complement Wuling Almaz RS
29 March, 2021
WISE and WIND innovations provide a different driving experience with the latest SUV from Wuling.
South Tangerang, 29 March 2021 – Today, Wuling Motors (Wuling) has officially launched Almaz RS in the country. This intelligent digital car is equipped with a series of leading driving technologies in its class, namely the Internet of Vehicle (IoV), Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS), and is supported by the first advanced Indonesian language voice command, the Wuling Indonesian Command (WIND). This series of technologies allows the creation of a smart, interconnected ecosystem between Almaz RS and its users: Wuling Interconnected Smart Ecosystem (WISE).
One part of WISE is the Internet of Vehicle (IoV). This innovation can connect users with vehicles through the MyWuling+ app and the head unit. Various features that can be controlled by the MyWuling+ app consist of Vehicle Positioning, Vehicle Remote Control, Geo-Fencing Security to Bluetooth Key. Meanwhile, users can access Online Navigation, Online Music, and the Internet Messaging App through the head unit which is supported by the Indonesian language voice command, Wuling Indonesian Command (WIND).
“The presence of IoV innovation at Almaz RS allows users to access various controls and find out the location of the vehicle through MyWuling+ so that they always feel safe of their cars. In addition, users can also easily give voice commands to access navigation facilities, music, and send messages,” explained Suhendri Laiman as Wuling Motors Product Planning.
About Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS), this feature is divided into four categories. The first category is Adaptive Cruise which consists of Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Bend Cruise Assistance (BCA), Traffic Jam Assistance (TJA), and Intelligent Cruise Assistance (ICA). The next category is Line Recognition supported by Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Lane Keeping Assistance (LKA). Then, the third category, namely Safe Distance & Braking Assistance equipped with Safe Distance Warning (SDW), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB), Intelligent Hydraulic Braking Assistance (IHBA), Collision Mitigation System (CMS). While the last category is Automatic Light, accommodated through Intelligent Head Beam Assistance (IHMA).
Regarding the use of the WISE feature, Danang Wiratmoko, Product Planning of Wuling Motors said, “The WISE feature in Almaz RS must be used wisely and responsibly. Every user of this product should understand the procedure and feature limitations of WISE operation before driving by using the manual book as reference. This technology is presented to provide more convenience in driving, but users still have to supervise and control their vehicle at all times in order to maintain safety.”
Wuling also provides an update on the head unit display 10.4″ Almaz RS touchscreen and adds several other features that can be controlled via WIND voice commands, namely the operation of the wiper and opening the lid of all windows and four air conditioning modes which are divided into rain mode, fresh mode, cool mode, and sky mode.
Almaz RS is powered by a gasoline engine with a 4-cylinder configuration with a capacity of 1,500cc turbocharged which produces a maximum power of 140 HP and 250 Nm of torque. The machine delivers the performance to the front wheels. This SUV relies on a CVT transmission which makes gearshift smooth and responsive.
Regarding other modern features, Almaz RS is accommodated with panoramic sunroof, start-stop button, 360o Camera, Electric Parking Brake (EPB) and Auto Vehicle Holding (AVH), Traction Control System (TCS), Hill Hold Control (HHC) Anti-lock. Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), Immobilizer, Front & Side Airbags to Emergency Stop Signal (ESS).
About Wuling Motors
Wuling Motors was officially established in Indonesia in July 2017. The long-term commitment of the company was shown through the inauguration of the factory and Supplier Park covering an area of 60 hectares in Cikarang, West Java. The first product from Wuling Motors, the Confero series, which was launched in August 2017, has received the ICOTY 2017 award in the small MPV category, ICOTY 2018 in the Best Value for Money category by Mobilmotor Magazine, and the AUTOMOTIVE AWARD 2018 version of the Rookie Of The Year. February 2018 won the title of Best Medium MPV at ICOTY 2018 by Mobilmotor Magazine, and Best Total Cost Ownership Medium MPV at the 2019 Gridoto Award.Cortez CT also won the title of Best Medium MPV at the 2019 and 2020 Gridoto Award and Best of Medium MPV Gasoline version AUTOMOTIVE AWARD 2019 and 2020. Wuling Motors also presents its first Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) product through Formo which was introduced in November 2018. Wuling’s fourth product, Smart Technology SUV, Almaz, was launched in February 2019 and has won various awards. Starting from the 2019 Innovation Appreciation in the Technology category by Koran Sindo and Sindonews.com, 2019 Carvaganza Editors’ Choice Award, 2019 FORWOT Car Of The Year, Car of The Year and Best Medium SUV version of the 2019 Gridoto Award, the first award in Indonesia from TRAS N CO Indonesia and INFOBRAND.ID, as well as an award in the category ‘The Best Innovation in Marketing’ from the 2020 Marketing Awards. Wuling Motors is committed to continuing to deliver products and services that suit the needs of the Indonesian people.