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Land Rover New Range Rover PHEV: Specifications and Price

Land Rover presents a number of electric car options, one of which is the New Range Rover Electric. Most recently, this car uses Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) technology which combines gasoline with a battery that can be charged at home.

Want to know the advantages of this UK-produced electric car? Check out this article to find out the specifications, model and how much the car is selling for.

Land Rover New Range Rover PHEV Specifications

The following are the specifications for the Land Rover New Range Rover PHEV, as quoted from the official site landrover.co.id:

Design

The New Range Rover PHEV is a luxury electric SUV that is suitable for all terrains. Even in water, this car can navigate water depths of up to 850 mm.

The exterior design of the New Range Rover shows modernity, sophistication, but remains elegant without excessive accents. This design also features wide, clean surfaces that accentuate the strong body.

This car is the first time a Range Rover has used 23 inch tires. At the rear, the lights will be hidden in a black line and will glow bright red when the brake is applied.

There are two choices of seating, namely 5 or 7 seats. The seats are made comfortable with a combination of Ultrafabrics and Kvadrat premium textiles on the seats and cabin trim. The backrest is equipped with noise reduction so that your seat becomes a quiet zone.

Technology and Batteries

The car is equipped with a 13.1 inch touchscreen display equipped with Pivi Pro Infotainment so you can always be connected to your phone, control music, find a parking space, and control smart devices at home.

Range Rover with PHEV technology is capable of producing low CO2 emissions of up to 18 g/km. If you only use the electric system, this car can drive long distances of up to 113 km without exhaust emissions.

With a 2,996 cc engine with a PHEV electric motor, this car only consumes 0.8 liters of fuel to travel 100 km. The battery capacity is 38.2 kWh.

Charging at home (7kW) takes 5 hours to be 100 percent full. Meanwhile, fast charging using a DC charger (50 kW) takes 40 minutes to fill 80 percent of the battery.

Machine

The New Range Rover PHEV has two engine specification options, namely P440e and P510e.

The first engine is capable of producing a maximum power of 440 PS at 5,500-6,500 rpm with a maximum torque of 620 Nm at 1,500-5,000 rpm. Acceleration from 0-100 km can be done in 6 seconds. The maximum speed is 225 km/hour.

The second engine is capable of producing a maximum power of 510 PS at 5,500-6,500 rpm with a maximum torque of 700 Nm at 1,500-5,000 rpm. Acceleration from 0-100 km can be done in 5.5 seconds. The maximum speed is 242 km/hour.

New Range Rover PHEV Model and Price

There are two models or variants of the Land Rover New Range Rover PHEV being marketed in Indonesia, namely the SE and Autobiography models.

Prices for the SE model start from IDR 5.2 billion off the road, while the Autobiography starts from IDR 5.7 billion off the road.

The Autobiography model has advantages, including its interior features. For example, auto-folding loadspace cover and four-zone climate control.

On the SE model only three-zone climate. The front seats have an electric massage feature with 24-way heating and cooling and the rear seats are Executive Class.

That’s the information about the New Range Rover PHEV Land Rover car, starting from design specifications, technology, battery, engine, to model and price.

Cambodian car brand makes a splash, ready to release affordable cars

Cambodian car brand GTV Motor is ready to assemble cars and will sell them at affordable prices. Reportedly the car will be sold starting at IDR 317 million.

GTV Motor will start assembly operations for its line of cars this year in Cambodia. GTV Motor is an automotive brand from Cambodia that will assemble cars domestically and sell them. As reported by the Khmer Times, the company announced investment in a car assembly plant on National Road 2, Kandal Steung district, Kandal Province.

The factory has a capacity of up to 35,000 units annually. Based on company information, this manufacturer is ready to start first production in early 2024. For first production, GTV Motor is targeting the Cambodian domestic market rather than exporting. This was done following high demand in the Cambodian domestic market for new cars.

The plan is that the company will reduce car prices without taking the quality of the car lightly. GTV Motor was actually built for an assembly and export factory for Volkswagen in the Southeast Asia region.

However, in Cambodia, they use their own brand, namely GTV Motor. As a start, the company will focus on producing five car models at affordable prices which it believes can meet the desires of consumers in the Cambodian domestic market.

“Focusing on developing the Cambodian brand,” explained Chief Financial Officer and Deputy General Manager of GTV Motor Co Ltd Soy Benlyly.

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Soy also said that this new factory would make a contribution to Cambodia’s heavy equipment industry, which is in line with the Royal Government’s road map for the development of Cambodia’s automotive and electronics sectors.

“This independent Cambodian brand will play an important role in the industry while promoting the development of Cambodia’s manufacturing industry and industrial chain to a higher level,” he said again.

Demand for new cars in Cambodia has increased significantly in the last decade. This can be seen from vehicle registration data in the previous period.

There are several types of cars that will be launched, ranging from MPVs to SUVs. Regarding price, it is reported that this car will be offered for the cheapest, around USD 19,999 or the equivalent of IDR 316 million to the most expensive at USD 37,950 which is equivalent to IDR 601 million.

Ferrari: A History of Racing and Luxury

Ferrari is one of the most iconic and successful car brands in the world. The company is known for its high-performance sports cars, which have won countless races and championships. Ferrari is also a leading producer of luxury cars, which are coveted by celebrities and wealthy individuals around the world.

The Early Years

Ferrari was founded in 1929 by Enzo Ferrari, a former racing driver. Ferrari’s first car, the 125 S, was a race car that was powered by a 1.5-liter V12 engine. The 125 S was a success, and it helped to establish Ferrari as a force in the racing world.

In the 1930s, Ferrari continued to develop race cars, and it won its first major race in 1932. Ferrari also began to produce road cars in the 1930s, but its focus was still on racing.

World War II

World War II interrupted Ferrari’s racing and road car production. Ferrari used the war years to develop new technologies, and it emerged from the war stronger than ever before.

The Post-War Years

After the war, Ferrari continued to dominate racing. The company won its first Formula One championship in 1952, and it went on to win 15 more Formula One championships. Ferrari also won numerous other races, including the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the Mille Miglia.

Gambar Ferrari 250 GTO

The 1960s and 1970s

The 1960s and 1970s were a golden age for Ferrari. The company produced some of its most iconic cars during this period, including the 250 GTO, the Daytona, and the F40. Ferrari also continued to win races, and it became one of the most successful car brands in the world.

The 1980s and 1990s

The 1980s and 1990s were a challenging time for Ferrari. The company faced competition from new entrants to the luxury car market, and it struggled to maintain its dominance in racing. However, Ferrari continued to produce some of the most desirable cars in the world, including the Testarossa and the 512TR.

The 21st Century

The 21st century has been a period of renewed success for Ferrari. The company has won numerous races, including the Formula One championship in 2008, 2009, and 2017. Ferrari has also expanded its lineup to include more affordable cars, such as the California and the Portofino.

Today, Ferrari is one of the most successful and prestigious car brands in the world. The company’s cars are known for their performance, luxury, and exclusivity. Ferrari is a symbol of wealth, power, and success, and it continues to be one of the most popular car brands in the world.

Toyota Kijang Innova’s move to become the best-selling car in Indonesia

Kijang Innova will be the best-selling car throughout 2023. What’s the secret?

The Toyota Kijang Innova displaces the Honda Brio at the top of the list of best-selling cars in Indonesia. Innova sales are based on wholesale data released by the Association of Indonesian Automotive Industries (Gaikindo).

Throughout 2023, Toyota will distribute 66,460 Kijang Innova units to all its dealers in the country. Especially the Zenix variant, makes quite a big contribution. For your information, Toyota is also still marketing the Innova Reborn with Spot Order status.

This score also made the Kijang Innova overtake the Avanza, which often dominates the top of the list of best-selling cars in Indonesia. Toyota revealed several reasons that make Innova the people’s first choice.

Quoting the official Toyota Indonesia Pressroom page, there are several advantages presented by Innova, especially the Zenix model. The first is the use of the TNGA platform: GA-C. The Kijang Innova Zenix specifically uses the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform: GA-C with a monocoque structure that replaces the ladder-on-frame. Meanwhile, the Innova Reborn still uses the IMV platform like the Fortuner and Hilux. The use of a new platform makes the car more rigid and reduces noise in the cabin. The car’s weight has now been reduced to 170 kg.

Innova Zenix also carries the M20A-FKS Dynamic Force engine which is claimed to offer optimal acceleration while consuming more economical fuel. Meanwhile, the hybrid version is equipped with an M20A-FXS engine combined with a compact electric motor. This engine is paired with a K120 CVT transmission which adopts a 10-speed Sequential Shiftmatic mode.

Toyota Kijang Innova’s become the best-selling car

Thanks to the use of a new platform, the Innova cabin is more spacious. This is a factor that increases the comfort of the driver and passengers throughout the journey. The features in the Innova are also no less important. Innova Zenix is ​​equipped with a sensor and radar-based Toyota safety system, namely Toyota Safety Sense 3 which consists of Pre-Collision System (PCS), Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Lane Departure Alert (LDA) & Lane Tracing Assist (LTA), and Automatic High Beam(AHB).

No less important, the resale price also plays a role. In Indonesia, resale price is an important factor that people consider before buying a car. PT Toyota Astra Motor Marketing Director Anton Jimmi Suwandy once revealed that the Innova is a model that has quite a high resale value. Even the hybrid model also has good resale value.

“Mainly Avanza, Innova. Why, because the Kijang is decades old, the Avanza is relatively decades old,” explained Anton last October.

Record! BMW Group Indonesia Successfully Sells More than 5,000 Car Units in 2023

BMW Group Indonesia, as the holder of the BMW and MINI brands in Indonesia, was recorded as having succeeded in selling 5,063 units throughout 2023. This figure is the highest record throughout their 22 years of work in Indonesia.

The sales record came from 4,172 BMW vehicles sold and 891 MINI units. BMW Group Indonesia noted that there was an increase of 35.3% in sales in 2022.

Ramesh Divyanathan as President Director of BMW Group Indonesia said that their achievements in 2023 will not only be an internal record but also a record for premium car sales in Indonesia.

“Thanks to close collaboration with strategic partners, driven by the strong performance of employees and dealers, the BMW Group was able to achieve its highest sales of all time in 2023. Total sales of 5,063 units is a fantastic and historic figure for the BMW Group Indonesia and the Indonesian automotive industry, ” said Ramesh in his official statement on Wednesday (17/1/23).

“For the first time, a premium vehicle manufacturer in Indonesia has exceeded sales of 5,000 units. This success shows that the BMW and MINI brands, both vehicles and the BMW Group’s range of premium services, have succeeded in meeting the growing needs of customers. Apart from that, we have alternative choices of driving engines and the latest technology. “is well appreciated by customers. This achievement will be a new enthusiasm for us in 2024,” he continued.

The BMW Group also recorded positive results in terms of vehicle electrification. Where, they dominate the premium electric vehicle market with 60.5% of the total market currently.

The model lines that are recorded as being sought after by Indonesian people come from the luxury segment, namely the BMW 7 Series and BMW X7. Meanwhile, in the battery electric vehicle (BEV) line, the car that is being targeted throughout 2023 is the BMW iX.

Meanwhile, for MINI, the most popular model among Indonesians in 2023 will be the MINI 3-Door, including the MINI Electric. Apart from that, there is the MINI Countryman model.

From the high-performance sports car segment, BMW M, 400 vehicles were recorded as successfully sold throughout 2023. Where, the model most sought after by car fans from Germany is the BMW M4 with total sales of 193 units.

Top Sales BMW Indonesia In 2023

BMW Group Indonesia succeeded in closing 2023 brilliantly. Nevertheless, this premium car group is ready to look at 2024 strategically and innovatively.

“This year is a year full of challenges and interesting for us. With a series of innovative models such as the BMW i5 and a mature strategic plan for all-electric luxury vehicles, we are confident that BMW Group Indonesia will maintain its number one position in the premium segment. Indonesia has a domestic consumption base “The large and upper middle class continues to grow significantly and will continue to grow. Increasing awareness of electric vehicles in Indonesia is expected to continue to grow and expand the customer market in Indonesia,” concluded Ramesh.

New Hyundai Creta Appearance, Fascia Design Even More Handsome!

The appearance of the latest generation Hyundai Creta has been revealed. This compact SUV now comes with a fascia design that is increasingly bold and modern. The design of the Creta’s stern has also been revised to make it more dynamic.

From leaked images published by Hyundai India, the latest generation Creta has a more defined fascia, with a dark chrome grille in the shape of three dotted lines. This makes him look dashing and handsome. Apart from that, there are LED DRL lights shaped like the letter ‘n’. These LED DRL lights also extend at the end of the engine hood. The main lights of this car are also LED.

Another change that can also be seen is the design of the foglamp housing, where the shape is now firmer with a rectangular design. The bumper design has also been updated to become fuller.

Not only on the front, changes have also been made to the stern. The previous generation Creta tended to have a strange stern design with the lights stacking on top of the body. Now in the latest Creta the design has been revised with a light design like the letter ‘n’ and there is a light line that extends across the rear trunk door.

Hyundai Creta Features Leaked

Quoted by the bengkelmurah website, the latest Hyundai Creta will get the ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System) Level 2 feature. Furthermore, there is a new 10.25 inch digital driver screen, also dual zone AC, and a new, more modern head unit screen measuring 10.25 inches.

According to predictions, it is very likely that the SX Tech and SX (O) variants will be equipped with Hyundai Smart Sense Level 2 with 19 functions, 360 degree camera, as well as a blind spot monitoring system, tire pressure monitoring system or TPMS, including disc brake features on all wheels, and Electronic Stability Control (ESC).

Apart from that, Hyundai claims that the body structure of the new Creta has been strengthened, there is a panoramic sunroof feature, an 8-speaker Bose audio system, ventilated front seats, an electrically adjustable driver’s seat.

Introducing the Honda WR-V Field Explorer, isn’t it cool?

Honda has indeed introduced the WR-V in Indonesia from IDR 274.9 million to IDR 324.1 million, but whether detikers knows or not, apparently Honda also has a new option for the WR-V, you know. Hey, but don’t be mistaken, this Honda WR-V is still in concept form.

In Honda’s official broadcast, it was explained that to emphasize its sporty DNA, Honda is displaying several special products at the 2024 Tokyo Auto Salon, such as the Honda WR-V in the Field Explorer Concept version.

It didn’t stop there, on the same occasion Honda also introduced the Sports Line version of the 11th generation Honda Accord, New Honda Civic RS Prototype, Honda Civic Type R FL5 Mugen. Indeed, Honda has not provided definite information on when it will start selling the passenger car shown, however, this special version looks very likely to be sold directly.

Not only passenger cars, Honda also shows their seriousness in the world of racing. At the 2024 Tokyo Auto Salon event, Honda also showed the super durable version of the Honda Civic Type R FL5 CNF-R with HRC livery, the Honda Civic Type R FL5 version of the Honda R&D Challenge FL5, as well as the 2024 Super GT racing car, namely the Honda Civic Type R- GT.

Honda WR-V Use The Same Engine With The F1

Apart from that, Honda also showcased the Red Bull Racing Honda RBPT RB19 F1 racing car which has made achievements in the 2023 Formula 1 racing championship. The Red Bull Motul Mugen SF23 Super Formula racing car which won the Super Formula racing championship in the 2023 season.

Even at the Tokyo Auto Salon event, Honda also exhibited the Honda S800, a Honda racing car that was competed in the Shinshiro Rally Participating Vehicle where this car was developed by the Educational Corporation Honda Gakuen Honda Technical College Kanto. And the Honda N-One HCM Super N-One, which is used in the N-One Owner’s Cup Participating Vehicle racing event.

The Tokyo Auto Salon event is the largest car modification exhibition in Japan which is held in collaboration between the Tokyo Auto Salon Association (TASA), the Japan Auto Parts Aftermarket Committee (NAPAC), the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) and the Japan Automobile Federation (JAF).

Wuling BinguoEV Cheapest Variant Launched in RI, This is the Price

After Long Range AC/DC and Premium Range AC/DC, Wuling Motors Indonesia officially launched the Wuling BinguoEV Long Range AC in Indonesia, Saturday (13/1). This vehicle is the cheapest variant of the BinguoEV family sold domestically.

Dian Asmahani as Marketing & Sales Director of Wuling Motors Indonesia hopes that the emergence of the Long Range AC variant will further complement the choice of Wuling BinguoEV in Indonesia.

“In order to provide electric vehicle choices that suit consumer needs, especially in terms of urban mobility, we are also presenting the BinguoEV Long Range AC. This variant is also supported by a premium driving experience and a series of modern features and an iconic appearance,” said Dian in her official statement, Saturday (13/1).

“With the presence of this variant, the BinguoEV choices that consumers can choose will be more complete according to their daily mobility needs as well as becoming an icon in contributing to a greener environment,” he added.

Overall, Wuling BinguoEV Long Range AC is the same as Long Range AC/DC. However, in this variant, the manufacturer has eliminated DC technology which allows the charging process to be faster (fast charging).

Wuling BinguoEV Long Range AC uses an IP67 certified Lithium Ferro Phosphate battery with a capacity of 31.9 kWh which can cover a distance of 333 km. Meanwhile, the electric motor has a maximum power of 50 kW and a torque of 150 Nm and 4 driving modes that can be selected, namely ECO, ECO+, Sport and Normal.

Wuling Launched  The New Model

In terms of dimensions, the Wuling BinguoEV is larger than the Air EV. This car has dimensions of 3,950 mm in length, 1,708 mm in width and 1,580 mm in height. Apart from that, BinguoEV has 15 inch rims wrapped in 185/60 rubber.

Regarding safety features, there are two airbags in the front row. Then, the braking is also equipped with an Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD). The braking is also electric and equipped with Automatic Vehicle Hold.

Not only that, the manufacturer also equipped it with other features, such as Electronic Stability Control, camera and parking sensors, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Immobilizer, Smart Start System, Keyless Entry, Cruise Control, and many more.

Wuling BinguoEV Long Range AC is priced at IDR 317 million with status on the road in Jakarta. This nominal value includes tax incentives from the government.

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