AT the 2022 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) automotive exhibition which took place at ICE BSD City, South Tangerang, Banten, 11-21 August 2022, Chery as an automotive brand from China with products that have gone global, introduced the Tiggo series.
One of them is the Tiggo 8 Pro, a premium sport utility vehicle (SUV) with a capacity of seven passengers. Soon this year, Chery will launch the Tiggo 8 Pro together with the Tiggo 7 Pro which can be an option for Indonesian automotive consumers who like the function and style of an SUV, but are family-oriented.
With the slogan ‘Enjoy Your First Class’, Tiggo 8 Pro wants to provide an experience with the luxury that is usually found in global class brands .
“Chery is an automotive company that focuses on developing premium products, one of which is through the Tiggo 8 Pro and Tiggo 7 Pro. needs, both executives and families,” said Tao Yong, President Director of PT Chery Sales Indonesia, in his statement, Friday (19/8).
In addition, Tao continued, the development of Tiggo 8 Pro as one of Chery’s premium products also proves the experience of Chery International Co Ltd which has produced premium vehicles, such as Jaguar, Land Rover, and Exceed.
In-depth research that made Chery decide to immediately launch the Tiggo 8 Pro with the Tiggo 7 Pro in 2022. Chery sees that the interest of the Indonesian people towards the SUV type is increasing. The increasing trend is also accompanied by sharper assessments, which make consumers not only see the appearance but also the various features offered, along with the after-sales program.
Through this GIIAS 2022 moment, Chery wants visitors to review the Tiggo 8 Pro first to be more convinced. ‘Enjoy Your First Class’ is actually not just a slogan, but a proof that Chery has the ability to develop premium vehicles. This can be seen from the various recognitions received by Tiggo 8 Pro from its global consumers spread across Central America, the Middle East, and Eastern Europe.
Targeting business and family oriented, Tiggo 8 Pro will provide a first-class SUV experience through the best technology configuration with 2.0 TGDI power. In addition, the Tiggo 8 Pro is also reinforced with a 2.0 Turbo Charged engine, Chery Advanced Driving Assistance System, as well as a luxurious design and interior appearance.
As the flagship model of the Tiggo series, the Tiggo 8 Pro comes with a length of 4.7 m, a width of 1.9 m, 1,705 mm and a wheelbase of 2,710 mm. Tiggo 8 Pro is ready to enliven the Indonesian automotive market as a large luxury SUV for seven people with a first class experience that is in harmony with the urban lifestyle that illustrates success in business and has a taste for quality life.
“Tiggo 8 Pro also brings a new experience to users with the strength of its luxurious product quality, high-tech configuration, and the power of the 2.0 TGDI (Turbo Gasoline Direct Injection) engine from Chery,” added Tao.
Tiggo 8 Pro carries the Chery 3.0 global design concept ‘Aesthetic Content and Form’ which adapts high-end style. The charm of the front body design radiates from the combination of a geometric diamond-shaped matrix grille, as well as the stunning LED headlight design.
The side body design with curved lines to the back makes the Tiggo 8 pro body look firm and character that shows the hallmarks of Chery. The combination of dark brown color in the interior and premium materials typical of first business class adds to the luxurious impression inherent in the Tiggo 8 Pro.
The Tiggo 8 Pro also features Sony-branded 8- speaker surround sound, in-cab multi-colored ambient light , and a large panoramic sunroof skylight , all of which enhance the luxurious texture of the Tiggo 8 Pro.
In terms of the engine, the Tiggo 8 Pro is enhanced with the third generation of Chery’s ACTECO 2.0 series TGDI engine, which has improved performance in all aspects, with a maximum power of 250 hp and an impressive peak torque of 400 Nm.