HEFEI, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JAC Motors has successfully completed Go, Brazil Goal! a television program produced by JAC Motors and China’s national sports channel, CCTV5, featuring a motorcade of JAC S5s, the latest Urban SUV released by JAC Motors, travelling through Europe and South America. The successful completion of Go, Brazil Goal! showcased S5’s exceptional reliability and security.
Since the beginning of its journey on March 4th, 2014, in Ukraine, the S5 motorcade has journeyed through numerous countries that are qualified for the 2014 World Cup Finals. Go, Brazil Goal! followed the motorcade team as they passed through football powerhouses like Ukraine, Austria, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, France and Germany – visiting many iconic football clubs en route to their final destination: Brazil, the host of the 2014 World Cup. The whole journey ended on June 11th.
Go, Brazil Goal! was commissioned by JAC Motors in order to strengthen cultural ties among a variety of football-loving countries around the globe while showcasing the strength, quality and value of the JAC brand of automobiles, in particular the rugged S5 SUV.
The S5 is JAC Motors’ newest flagship urban SUV, featuring a 2.0T turbo-supercharged engine, with a maximum power of 120/5200 (kw/rpm), and a maximum torque of 235/4000 (nm/rpm). Using DOHC, 16 valves, and the turbocharged intercooler technology, drivers can experience the maximum driving pleasure. The S5 is equipped with the following active safety systems: ABS (Automated Braking System), HBA (Hydraulic Brake Assist), ESC (Electronic Stability Control), TCS (Traction Control System), and TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System). The above-mentioned features provide significant safety improvements over comparable SUVs and ensure vehicle stability in critical situations. Further, the S5 is equipped with ISO FIX (International Standards Organization FIX), which has two fixed interfaces to connect your child seat to, ensuring your child’s safety. The S5 has also achieved a five-star rating in the C-NCAP test and has received a score of 56.89, which outplayed competitors such as the IX35 H6.
Brazil is a key market for JAC, being home to not only JAC’s largest overseas vehicle plant, but also the company’s largest market. JAC hopes to communicate its dedication to serving the Brazil market to the best of its abilities. The J-Series of passenger cars has sold exceptionally well, a sign that Brazilians see the value that a strong Chinese automobile brand can offer. After travelling through the country for Go, Brazil Goal!, the JAC S5 motorcade team described Brazil as culturally and scenically different from Europe but similar through Brazilians’ love of football.
About JAC Motors
JAC Motors is an automaker that has developed full-line vehicles including light, medium and heavy trucks, sedans, MPV, SRV, buses, chassis, engineering machinery, engines, and gearboxes, using its independent brand. Based in Hefei, China, the company’s research and development center drives its innovation. JAC also founded China’s first overseas research and development center in Turin, Italy, and a second in Tokyo, Japan.
JAC’s offerings range from the J-Series passenger cars, the iEV pure electric vehicle, the M-Series MPVs to the S-Series SUVs, all of which exceed international safety and fuel efficiency standards.
JAC’s has been in business for fifty years, and currently produces more than 1,000,000 units and 700,000 engines annually, ranking among China’s top 10 automakers. Aside from being China’s top exporter of light trucks for thirteen consecutive years, JAC has also received numerous industry awards and acclaims from organizations throughout China.