Wuling Interconnected Smart Ecosystem Receives TOP Innovation Choice Award 2021
Wuling through WISE technology is named as one of the innovative brands in the country.
Jakarta, May 31st 2021 – Wuling Motors (Wuling) received the 'TOP Innovation Choice Award 2021' appreciation through the Wuling Interconnected Smart Ecosystem (WISE) technology which supports the ease of driving with the intelligent digital car, Almaz RS. The award was given based on the Top Innovation Choice Index 2021 survey of various innovative brands in Indonesia conducted by TRAS N CO and INFOBRAND.ID.
“Thank you for the 'TOP Innovation Choice Award 2021' given to the Wuling Interconnected Smart Ecosystem. We introduced this innovation last January and then applied it to the Almaz RS to meet the mobility needs of the Indonesian people in the modern era. Definitely, this achievement further spurs us to continue to innovate in the future in presenting better technology, products and services in line with the spirit of Drive For A Better Life," said Brian Gomgom as Media Relations of Wuling Motors.
TOP Innovation Choice Award 2021 is an award event of innovation for the success of brands in creating innovative products and services. In determining the winners in this event, TRAS N CO Indonesia in collaboration with INFOBRAND.ID conducted a Top Innovation Choice Index 2021 survey of more than 300 companies in Indonesia which was done from January to March 2021. The survey was conducted based on three aspects, namely Innovation Idea Aspect, Innovation Advantage Aspect, and Innovation Differentiation Aspect using desk research method through media monitoring, social media monitoring, Market Places Monitoring and product profile in the form of videos, news (articles) and photos.
Wuling Interconnected Smart Ecosystem (WISE) which won the TOP Innovation Choice Award 2021 consists of the Internet of Vehicle (IoV) and the Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS). IoV creates a smart ecosystem that connects users with vehicles through internet connection on smartphone via MyWuling+ and head unit that is supported by Bahasa Indonesia voice command, the Wuling Indonesian Command (WIND). The features that can be set by smartphone consist of Vehicle Positioning, Vehicle Remote Control, Geo-Fencing Security and Bluetooth Key. Meanwhile, the internet connection on the head unit is available for Online Navigation, Online Music, and Internet Messaging App.
Regarding ADAS, this feature can provide convenience and comfort while driving with Almaz RS. ADAS is divided into four categories with twelve features, namely 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 Lane Recognition which is supported by Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Lane Keeping Assistance (LKA). Then, the third category, namely Safe Distance & Braking Assistance is equipped with Safe Distance Warning (SDW), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB), Intelligent Hydraulic Braking Assistance (IHBA), Collision Mitigation System (CMS). Meanwhile, the last category, Automatic Light, is accommodated through Intelligent Head Beam Assistance (IHMA).
"We present WISE for Almaz RS as an answer to the needs of society in the era of modern mobility in order to provide convenience in driving and improve safety and comfort aspects. WISE also allows users to explore deeper and personalize with IoV, also support safe and responsible driving habits through the presence of ADAS," added Brian Gomgom.
More about Almaz RS, the flagship model with the tagline 'Drive Unlimited Way' is equipped with a variety of the latest technologies, namely Wuling Indonesian Command (WIND) and Wuling Interconnected Smart Ecosystem (WISE). Furthermore, the modern exterior and interior design, unique driving experience, comfort, and safety features that are competitive in its class also can describe this SUV as a Rising Star.
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 Almaz RS, which holds the intelligent digital car concept, has also received the title Car Of The Year 2021 and Best of High SUV Gasoline from Tabloid Otomotif. Wuling Motors is committed to continuing to deliver products and services that suit the needs of the Indonesian people.