Al Habtoor Motors, the leading brand in UAE’s automotive sector as the official dealer for some of the world’s most coveted international brands, has launched the first JAC Motors showroom at Airport Road, Port Saeed, Deira. JAC’s state-of-the-art showroom features the world renowned Chinese automaker’s line-up of passenger and commercial vehicles and is the first of its kind in terms of corporate brand identity.
Set in the bustling locale, the JAC showroom has the look and feel of a premium luxury brand and will definitely impress the UAE residents. The JAC showroom launch has come at a favorable time when JAC Motors is celebrating its 50th anniversary from its launch in 1964.
The showroom was officially opened by Mr. Ahmed Khalaf Al Habtoor, CEO of Al Habtoor Motors and Mr. Xiang Xingchu, General Manager JAC Motors in the presence of VIP guests and senior management from Al Habtoor Motors. The new showroom features the J5 and J6 sedans, the M5 MPV, the Sunray van and mini bus and lastly the light and heavy commercial vehicles of various payload capacities.
The JAC J4
Elegant and dynamic, the new JAC J4 is the perfect combination of fashion and class. The all new JAC J4 is equipped with a 1.5L four cylinder turbo charged engine which generates 113HP with CVT transmission.
The JAC J5
JAC J5 is jointly designed by Italy Pinfarina Design Company and top designers and experts from JAC domestic and overseas companies. Its design style reflects the perfect integration of international auto design trends and fashion. The car was honored as ‘The Most Beautiful Car Model of Pinifarina for Last 10 Years’ and was awarded 5-Star Crash Test Rating Under C-NCAP.
The JAC J6
The J6 is fashionable, high tech and energy-saving on the basis of quality enhancement and improvements that have been made in shape, interior, function and configuration. Its sportive design ensures a low wind drag coefficient resulting in less fuel consumption. Its 1.8L engine perfectly balances dynamic and economical efficiency.
The JAC M5
The high-end M5 MPV offers large space and great freedom to move. High-quality leather material has been used for the seats. The M5 is equipped with a three-screen DVD audio-visual system, eight-direction adjustable seats, electrical-sunroof, visual parking sensor, BOSCH 8.1 edition ABS and EBD and 360 degrees swerving mid row seats that provide versatile seating arrangement.
The JAC Sunray
The Sunray is a van and minibus that was first released in late 2010. The exterior of Sunray was designed by JAC’s R&D centre in Turin, Italy, while its team in Tokyo, Japan, was responsible for styling the interior, with engineering and testing carried out in Hefei, Anhui, where the company is headquartered. The sunray bus is equipped with reclining seat backs giving it the touch of luxury while the van version comes with massive 12 cubic meters cargo capacity.
JAC Light and Heavy Commercial Trucks
JAC light commercial vehicles are available in the range of 3.5 and 4.2 tons and the heavy weight commercial vehicles are available in 8.6 and 12 tons. Both vehicle segments come with turbocharged diesel engines providing heavy duty performance, air conditioning, power steering and radio with CD player and much more.
“In the global market, JAC ranks No.1 position in Brazil among Chinese auto brands and No.2 of exported brands, and has successfully established a high-end and luxury auto brand image. Here in the UAE, with the introduction of JAC, we aim to change the face of competition amongst the Chinese auto brands, by offering the market a premium automobile brand” said Mr. Ahmed Khalaf Al Habtoor.
“Al Habtoor Motors has been associated with JAC Motors for the last 18 months. During our senior executives’ multiple visits to China, Al Habtoor Motors has been very impressed with the professionalism of the JAC management and their excellent factories and facilities. The products of JAC Motors will give great global appeal and we are proud to bring this global brand into the UAE.
Commencing with 8 passenger and commercial vehicles, we plan to expand our product range from small passenger cars up to large commercial vehicles. Al Habtoor Motors also plans to launch further JAC facilities in Abu Dhabi & the Northern Emirates in the near future.” said Mr. Karl Hamer, the Managing Director of Al Habtoor Motors.
“JAC is one of the largest and most successful vehicle manufacturers and has been ranked one of the top 10 brands across the Chinese auto industry. JAC has been No. 1 in export sales for 12 consecutive years. We are expanding our winning presence across the world. After our incredible success by being the No. 1 in Brazil we are looking forward to establishing a strong presence in the Middle East. I can foresee a great demand for JAC in the UAE as it is a market where quality products are the most sought after” added Mr. Xiang Xingchu, General Manager JAC Motors.
All JAC passenger vehicles will be offered with 150,000 kms or 5 years warranty.