Wuling Motors Supports Electric Jakarta Marathon 2019
29 October, 2019
Presents Almaz and Cortez as operational cars and Confero S for national record breakers
Jakarta, 27 October 2019 – The prestigious annual marathon, the Jakarta Marathon, was held again today. Wuling Motors (Wuling) participated to make this seventh international running event a success as an official partner. A total of 5 units of Wuling product line consisting of the Confero, Cortez and Almaz series are provided to support the running of this event. In addition, Wuling also prepared 2 units of Confero S as a prize for runners who broke the national record in the full marathon category for men and women.
In the 7th Annual Electric Jakarta Marathon, Wuling provided support in the form of supporting vehicles. 3 (Three) Cortez units were used in this event, namely to be used as an elite & national runner vehicle, VIP route inspection conducted the day before the tournament and the event documentation team. In addition, 2 (two) other Almaz units were also deployed on the day the Jakarta Marathon was held. This Smart Technology SUV is used as a Race Clock Car and Race Director Car.
Enlivening the euphoria at this year’s event, Wuling prepared 2 (two) units of the Confero S series, The Real Spacious Family MPV as prizes for Indonesian runners who managed to break the national record in the full marathon (42 kilometers) category, each for male and women runners.
At the 2019 Jakarta Electric Marathon central area race at Gelora Bung Karno, Wuling also has a booth as a center for information about product lines, sales services, as well as seating for visitors with a charging slots. There is also a Wuling Smart Vending Machine where visitors can get interesting souvenirs by saying “Hello Wuling”. Not only that, Wuling prepares attractive merchandise for visitors who post or Instagram stories with photo props from Wuling with terms and conditions applied.
For information, the 2019 Jakarta Electric Marathon entitled Energy Optimism is the largest international running competition in Indonesia consisting of five categories, namely Maratoonz (1 kilometer), 5K (5 kilometers), 10K (10 kilometers), Half Marathon (21 kilometers) and Full Marathon (42 kilometers). This year is the seventh time the Jakarta Marathon tournament has been held with 16,500 participants and 7,000 of them international participants.
About Wuling Motors
PT SGMW Motor Indonesia (Wuling Motors) was officially established in Indonesia in July 2017. The company’s long-term commitment was demonstrated through the launching of a factory and 60 hectares of Park Supplier in Cikarang, West Java. The first product from Wuling Motors, the Confero series which was launched in August 2017, has been awarded as the 2017 Indonesian Car of the Year (ICOTY) in the small MPV category, ICOTY 2018 category Best Value for Money by Mobilmotor Magazine, and Rookie Of The Year OTOMOTIF Award 2018. Then, the second product, Cortez, which was debuted in February 2018 won the title of Best Medium MPV in ICOTY 2018 by Mobilmotor Magazine and Best of Medium MPV Gasoline OTOMOTIF AWARD 2019. Wuling Motors also presents its first Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) product through Formo which was introduced in November 2018. Wuling’s fourth product, the Smart Technology SUV, Almaz, was launched in February 2019 and has been awarded the 2019 Innovation Appreciation Technology category by Koran Sindo and Sindonews.com and the Carvaganza Editors’ Choice Award 2019. Wuling Motors is committed to continuing to deliver products and services that in accordance with Indonesia’s needs.