Wuling has begun pilot production of vehicles at their their brand-new manufacturing complex in Cikarang, Indonesia. The "Confero S", the local version of the Hongguang S1 Zunxiang, was previewed this past week. Prices have not been announced and the company is in the process of setting up the distribution network. The 7/8-seat people-mover is powered by a 1.5 L/107 PS engine.
Wuling's local arm launched the Formo, a commercial variant of the base Confero, in cargo-hauling panel van (blind van) and minibus (7/8-seater) formats. The 8-seater is provided with a smaller, auxiliary seat placed leftmost in the middle row instead of a full bench for three.
Whereas the Confero/S is powered by a 1.5 L 107 hp engine, the Formo comes with a 1.2 L 77 hp unit.