Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Ulu Motor, one of the Ulubaşlar Group companies, signed a Turkey distributorship and technological partnership agreement with the electric car manufacturer SKYWELL. The company uses its experience in transporting many brands from the automotive industry to Turkey and different countries in this agreement with SKYWELL. As part of the partnership with SKYWELL, one of the leading Chinese representatives of the world of electric vehicles, Ulu Motor offered the brand's electric SUV model ET5 for sale in our country as of November. SKYWELL ET25, which received 5 pre-orders in a short time, draws attention with its 3 different equipment levels and its turnkey price starting from 550 thousand TL. This model, which is one of the most remarkable electric SUVs entering the market in our country; With its powerful design, performance battery technology, range of up to 520 km, semi-autonomous driving, smart features and most importantly, 8 years and 150 thousand km battery warranty, it will be an important player in the European and Turkish electric car market.
SKYWELL Turkey CEO Mahmut Ulubaş emphasized that they have years of experience in the automotive field with different brands in different geographies and said, “In this direction, we have undertaken the Turkey distributorship of SKYWELL, one of China's rising electric car brands in the world. The brand's electric SUV model ET5 was launched in Germany, Romania and Israel. We, as SKYWELL Turkey, under the umbrella of Ulu Motor, launched our new model in Turkey in November. We received our first pre-order of 25 units in a short time and we want to sign a sale of 100 units this year. In our country market, where we expect a total of 8 thousand electric vehicles to be sold next year, we aim to sell 5 units with the ET1000. In line with the long-term cooperation we have signed with SKYWELL, we will introduce 5 different models to the market in the next 5 years. We offer today's advanced technology together with SKYWELL, with our on-site service to our vehicles, our remote intervention facility, our subscription programs and our mobile application that supports our services. As Ulu Motor, we are not only a distributor of SKYWELL, but also zamAt the same time, we are a business partner working together in R&D processes. In this context, we provide the software development side here and export our technology.”
Ulu Motor, the automotive company of the Ulubaşlar Group, which operates in the automotive, informatics, construction, real estate and tourism sectors and celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, has become the distributor of the electric vehicle brand SKYWELL. Ulu Motor, which has undertaken the representation of many distinguished brands in the automotive industry until today, finally offered the 5% electric model of SKYWELL, the leading electric vehicle brand of China, ET5, for sale in Turkey as of November. SKYWELL ET520; With its powerful design, performance battery technology, range of up to 5 km, semi-autonomous driving and smart features, it aims to become an important player in the European and Turkish electric car market. Shaping the mobility of the future today with its technology, ET3 meets users with 550 different hardware levels and a turnkey price ranging from 760 thousand TL to XNUMX thousand TL.
“We sold 25 vehicles before they arrived”
Making statements on the subject, SKYWELL Turkey CEO Mahmut Ulubaş said, “We have years of deep experience in the automotive field with different brands in different geographies. In this direction, we have undertaken the Turkey distributorship of SKYWELL, one of China's rising electric car brands in the world. The brand's 5% electric model, ET25, was launched in Europe in the summer months, as well as in countries such as Germany and Romania, as well as in Israel recently. As of November, we also put our first model on sale in Turkey. We managed to get our first order of 2021 units in a quiet operation in a short time before the vehicles arrived in Turkey. Our target by the end of 100 is to sell 8 units. In our country market, where we expect a total of 5 thousand electric vehicles to be sold next year, we aim to sell 1000 units with the ETXNUMX. As Ulu Motor, we are not only a distributor of SKYWELL, but also zamAt the same time, we are a business partner working together in R&D processes”.
“More than an ordinary showroom”
Ulubaş, close zamStating that they will also commission a special showroom for the SKYWELL brand; “We started our test drives for our SKYWELL ET5 electric vehicle for our potential customers at the headquarters of Ulu Motor in Büyükçekmece, Istanbul. We will have another center with our special showroom for our SKYWELL brand, which we will commission in Kuruçeşme next year. At this point, we aim to offer our customers a high-level experience that is very different from an ordinary car showroom.” Mahmut Ulubaş also stated that their customers will have a digital experience by contacting them for both sales and test drives via the skywell.com.tr website.
“The customer does not go to the service, the service goes to the customer!”
Underlining that the biggest curiosity of the consumer in electric vehicles is service, Mahmut Ulubaş said, “We will go to our customers with our mobile service personnel, wherever they are in Turkey, thanks to our service and after-sales program. We will charge the vehicle and perform light maintenance. We will make updates that can be done remotely via mobile”.
Longest warranty period for an electric car
Combining the reliability of SKYWELL, one of the leading brands in China, and the experience of Ulu Motor, the new model, which entered the Turkish market, is also a first in electric cars in Turkey. Ulu Motor gives a guarantee period of 5 years and 8 thousand kilometers in our country market for the battery of the vehicle in the ET150 model.
“We export technology!”
SKYWELL, a subsidiary of the Skyworth Group, which has a production base at 7 locations in China, zamMahmut Ulubaş also underlined that they are technology partners at the moment; “As Ulu Motor, we are not only a distributor of SKYWELL, but also zamAt the same time, we are a business partner working together in R&D processes. In this context, we provide the software development side here and export our technology. Although we are in close contact with many different global brands, we have shaken hands with SKYWELL with a vision that we develop software by working together and that we can target 10 years from now. We have stepped into a permanent cooperation and we will introduce 5 new electric models to the market in the next 5 years. Therefore, we position ourselves as an important part of this brand that aims for global success. We believe that SKYWELL ET5 will be an important player in our country and European electric vehicles market with its features.”
SKYWELL's first strategic SUV model: ET5
ET10, which is produced as a result of SKYWELL's experience in the field of new generation energy vehicles, especially in the last 5 years; With its powerful appearance, smart connection systems, range of up to 520 km according to NEDC data, automatic driving support systems and superior performance, it presents the concept of a new generation automobile in full. Riveting its modern and powerful design with innovative laser headlights and brake lights with “SKYWELL” writing that completely covers the trunk lid, the ET5 is the same. zamIt also offers a large interior volume with its dimensions. ET5; With its 4698 mm length, 1908 mm width, 1696 mm height and 2.800 mm wheelbase, it stands out in its class and offers a spacious living space. The luggage volume of 467 liters can be increased to 1141 liters when the seats are folded down. With its 5 kW power, SKYWELL ET150 can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 7.9 seconds.
Maximum comfort and convenience in the smart interior
The spacious interior turns into comfort, supported by the car's convenience equipment, smart systems and three different driving modes. In this context, by touching the screen for the seats, you can change the up, down and back tilt directional movements with a single button. Layered seat padding and backrests with varying degrees of hardness make sitting more comfortable. While 24 storage areas help with the organization, the large panoramic sunroof, which can be activated by intelligent voice command, increases the spaciousness. Likewise, the smart tailgate offers a comfortable and useful structure no matter how busy the hands are. Comfort, hygiene and cabin safety are supported by many details in SKYWELL ET5. The integrated backrest with ventilated heating adjusts itself according to the climate and temperature and increases in-cab comfort. When the door is opened, the seat is automatically adjusted to the ideal position to easily get out of the vehicle and provides a high-class user experience. The warning configuration of the side airbags and seat belt limiters also provides an enhanced sense of security. The standard N95 air conditioner filter provides a clean ventilation system at the micron level.
Fun connectivity technologies and semi-autonomous driving
The smart technologies owned by SKYWELL exceed the technological features expected from today's and near future cars. A comprehensive digital world is offered to users and passengers with the Skylink connection system in the vehicle. The system provides an intelligent connection integration between car and home. In addition, various smart home technology applications such as Skyworth, Midea, JD, Huawei, Alibaba, which can be installed on the vehicle's multimedia LCD screen, bring an integrated and smart ecosystem. Intelligent features are supported by hardware that enables the most enjoyable experiences. ET5; private cinema and mobile concert hall, healthy lunch mode, extensive mobile phone support; It enables 4G free data, massive Skyworth audio and video sources, comprehensive interconnected systems, synchronized iQiyi, Himalaya, QQ music and other platform content. L2.5 autonomous driving feature supports the driving pleasure of ET5 users with comfort. In this context, there are more than 15 systems that make driving easier and hassle-free, including full speed adaptive cruise control ACC, lane keeping assist LKA, integrated cruise assist ICA, traffic speed limit identification TSR, automatic parking APA and automatic low and high beam assist. automatic driving function is available in the vehicle.
Success story in China evolves into global power!
In the early 1980s, Stephen Wong, who saw a gap in the electronics market in China, started production and his commercial activities changed direction when he founded the Skyworth company. Skyworth, which increased its volume even more by producing televisions in China in 1988, zamAt the same time, it carried its production activities to the multimedia fields of the computer, automotive parts, electronic goods and internet sector. Skyworth Group commissioned the SKYWELL brand in 2000. The brand, which has been producing electric vehicles since 2011, has production facilities in 7 different locations in China. The brand stands out as an organization that produces high-tech vehicles with its R&D activities for new generation energy vehicles. SKYWELL gained Unicorn company status in 2017 after selling 10.633 vehicles in China in 2018. The company, which ranked first in the new generation energy commercial vehicle industry in China's Jiangsu province in 2019, rose to second place nationwide.