…extraordinarily high-performance off-road pickup models
Global auto major Hebei Zhongxing Automobile Company Limited (ZXAuto International) in conjunction with Stallion Motors, the exclusive national partner for ZXAuto pickups in Ghana, a few days ago officially launched the all-new Terralord pickup in their showroom at Obetsebi Lamptey Circle.
The digital launch event was attended by all leading motoring-media journalists and few corporate/fleet customers.
Stallion Motors Ghana Limited has played a significant role by bringing in cars that suit the market standard and demand, and at the virtual event Stallion Motors took the opportunity to introduce the automobile market to another module with the ZxAuto brand named the Terralord pickup, which comes in three modes: Terralord MT 4WD Luxury, Terralord MT 4WD Super Luxury, and Terralord AT 4WD Supreme.
ZXAuto International is proud to associate with Stallion Group which is a household name in Ghana and owns a major part of the new car business. It is undoubtedly one of the strongest players in the automotive industry by virtue of its vast distribution network. The exclusive national partnership brings best-in-class products and service to the Ghanaian consumer. This popular pickup is best engineered for the road severity in Ghana.
Head of Sales and Marketing for Stallion Motors Ghana, Manish Daryanani, said the name Terralord comes with its own meaning and is a combination of two words – Territory+Lord – which means ‘Lord of the territory’.
Mr. Daryanani reiterated that the new pickup launch from ZXAuto adds to the commercial range and shows the company’s commitment toward bringing feature-packed best in class quality, design and superior performance to Ghanaian customers.
Terralord’s appearance looks like a Big American Pickup, adaptive to international front modelling, Front air-grille split design, matching chrome plated materials with internal trapezoidal texture, and is considered the most ‘masculine’ and strong off-road performer among other related competitive products in the pickup segment. The fully upgraded Terralord pickup is available in manual & automatic transmission, and with its high off-road performance has spearheaded the high-end pickup segment to a new level. The model can be used as an off-road vehicle and as a SUV in cities and on expressways.
Mr. Daryanani restated that ZXAuto Terralord has best in class vehicle dimensions (5341x1885x1815mm), wheelbase (3230 mm), load capacity (1000 Kg) & cargo bed dimensions (1520x1620x515 mm) superior to competitive pickups in the market; and up to 29° approach angle and 22° departure angle (full load), with minimum ground clearance under idle load of 230mm and minimum ground clearance under full load of 200mm, ensuring high traffic mobility in complex road conditions.
Terralord is equipped with the most advanced 2.5 Turbo Isuzu diesel engine, with maximum power of 100KW (136 horsepower) and maximum torque of 340N.M/2000rpm featuring strong power, large torque, powerful uphill capability and stable power output for both Manual & Automatic model variants. It has high-end science and technology configurations manifesting intelligence and refinement – e.g. LED lights, 9-inch large suspension LCS screen, 17-inch Alloy wheels, Rear view Camera with 360 panoramic imaging, Bluetooth, Engine start/stop function, Leather seat interior that gives passengers a feeling of high end passenger comfort, while for safety features it has ABS+EBD, Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), Electronic Parking Brake (EPB), Driver & Passenger airbags, Side airbags, Tyre-pressure monitoring system(TPMS), Hill-start assist, ESC, Traction control etc. Terralord has been awarded a European E-NCAP 4-star rating, ensuring a high level of safety for our prospective customers.
Terralord offers excellent value for money in terms of design, riding comfort, driving space, trim quality, cross-country performance, drivability backed by intelligent safety features, and prompt after-sales service. Besides this, Terralord offers excellent fuel efficiency – i.e. average fuel consumption is equivalent to 9.1 litre/100km, which is the best in the pickup segment.
The ZXAuto Terralord pickup is available in three model variants: Luxury, Super Luxury (available in Manual) and Supreme (Automatic Transmission) which are available with Double cabin 4-wheel drive 2.5 T Diesel Engine for the Ghana market. Accessories include side-steps, bed lining, cargo hooks for cargo management, and rear cargo protection bull bar available in higher configuration models. Stallion Motors is offering attractive introductory prices, service packages and financing options for customers looking to buy the pickup on credit. Customers can book a test-drive or request a catalogue online by visiting our official website – zxautoghana.com – or follow us on our Facebook page, Zxautoghana, for more updates.
Jerry Abdallah, Assistant Marketing Manager of Stallion Motors Ghana, also urged all corporate organisations who seek affordability and efficiency in terms of cars should look to the Terralord pickup model. He also said that as a company they have arrived to give more productivity to the various organisations.
ZXAUTO is the brand known for pioneering in automobile export, and the first corporation in the industry to realise large order exports in the same pickup category. In a survey conducted by People’s Daily together with numerous authority media and 800,000 consumers, ZXAUTO was appraised as ‘The No.1 brand on China National Automotive Product Quality for Consumer Satisfaction and Credibility’.
ZXAuto has more than 71 years of history as it was founded in 1949, and is also the very first Chinese-made pickup. ZXAuto has extensive dealer sales network in neighbouring countries including Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Angola, Tunisia, Sudan etc., and has successfully launched the Terralord pickup in these markets.
The company, Stallion Motors Ghana Limited, has sales and service outlets in Accra, Tema, Kumasi and Takoradi. It has invested in a state-of-the-art central auto-parts and service centre in Accra to support the distribution of genuine parts across the nation for the upkeep of these vehicles. The service facilities offer preventive maintenance – from mechanical and electrical repair to body-shop and paint booth, and workers are periodically trained by ZXAuto to ensure best service delivery. ZXAuto Terralord pickup comes with a standard 4-year warranty or 200,000 kms, which is a benchmark in pickup segment and standing testimony to the quality promise of the brand.