Wuling Almaz and Automotive Media Adventures to Tasikmalaya
18 March, 2019
The ‘Almaz Smart Journey’ continues and starts from Bandung
Bandung, March 11, 2019 – Wuling Almaz’s test drive media activity titled ‘Almaz Smart Journey’ entered the second batch with the route of Bandung – Pangandaran – Tasikmalaya. This time, automotive media had the opportunity to feel the sensation of driving with Smart Technology SUV for 3 days, on March 11-13 2019. As many as 23 journalists with 6 Wuling Almaz units and 1 unit Wuling Mobile Service (WMS) participated in this event.
“Continuing the series of test drive media with Almaz, we chose the route of Bandung – Tasikmalaya via Pangandaran in this second phase. We hope this activity provides an opportunity to try as a driver or passenger and experience the Drive Unlimited Way experience and the support of Smart Multimedia 10.4″Touchscreen that has various functions,” explained Dian Asmahani, Brand Manager of Wuling Motors.
This trip from Bandung to Tasikmalaya began with a flag off ceremony at the Wuling Arista Bandung Sucidealer located on Jl. PH H Mustafa No. 188, Bandung and reached the finish point in Tasikmalaya. During this route media partners are planned to feel the adventurous challenging routes, visit interesting places and undergo smart challenges with smart multimedia.
The 4th product of Wuling whose meaning is taken from Arabic, namely diamond, has been officially introduced nationally on February 27, 2019 with an OTR price of Rp. 318,800,000 for the Jakarta area. Launch in six color choices, namely Pristine White, Dazzling Silver, Aurora Silver, Starry Black, Burgundy Red, and Carnelian Red.
In terms of exterior, Almaz carries a parallel dynamic sporty design design, aggressive front grille, LED Projector Lamp, Integrated Future Eyes LED and floating roof design. Turning to the interior, Almaz features a stylish impression presented by the presence of a soft touch panel, leather wrapped and semi leather steering wheel.
In terms of performance, Almaz is powered by a 1,500cc capacity 4-cylinder engine with turbo support made by Honeywell, producing maximum power of 140 HP and 250 Nm of torque, which is the largest torque in its class. The transmission of this SUV feels smooth with the use of Continuous Variable Transmission (CVT) from Bosch which offers an 8-speed manual simulated. In addition, Almaz also provides two driving modes, namely Eco (E) and Sport (S).
Regarding modern features and technology, Almaz is accommodated by the Infinity system by Harman, the largest panoramic sunroof in its class, start-stop button, keyless remote to keyless entry. Complete safety features are presented in this Wuling’s SUV. Starting from 360 camera, 6 parking sensors, Traction Control System (TCS), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Electric Parking Brake (EPB), Emergency Stop Signal (ESS), ABS, EBD and BA braking systems and dual front and side airbag.