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Redefining the MPV experience

Known for its robust performance and spacious design, the eight-seater multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) from Wuling Motors is making waves in the Sultanate, promising to cater to diverse family and business needs with its practical features and economical value.

Moreover, the Confero is a versatile MPV that combines durability with affordability, ensuring peace of mind for your budget.

The Wuling Confero, also recognised as the Hongguang in other markets, has already garnered popularity in China for its exceptional capability in efficiently transporting people and goods.

Recently introduced by Wuling Motors Brunei (Premier Automobiles Sdn Bhd), the authorised distributor of Wuling vehicles in Brunei, the Confero marks its debut in the Brunei market, expanding the brand’s line-up in the region following the introduction of various models under the Wuling brand, and marking a significant shift in Brunei’s MPV market landscape.


Boasting seating for up to eight passengers, its spacious layout, strong performance, and cost-effective appeal redefine versatility.

It shines as an ideal choice for family trips, school commutes, and reliable business transportation, offering dependable solutions across diverse needs.

Beyond local journeys, its generous interior space and robust performance ensure seamless long-distance travel, enhancing comfort and convenience for family outings beyond borders.

ABOVE & BELOW: Photos show the interior and exterior of the Wuling Confero. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD


From the safety features that put your mind at ease whether travelling alone or with family members, to the sophistication of the head unit that keeps you entertained throughout the trip, and convenience features including USB plugs for charging your phone and gadgets up to the third row, along with spacious seats boasting generous cabin space, providing ample room for passengers and luggage, ensuring a comfortable journey for all.

Advanced safety features fitted into the Confero include ABS, EBD, dual front airbags, rear parking sensors, and ISOFIX child seat anchors, providing a secure and confident driving experience for occupants.

Equipped with a 1.5-litre fuel-efficient engine, the Confero delivers a smooth and economical driving experience, ideal for both urban and long-distance travel.

Generating 107hp and 142lb-ft of torque ensures the Confero provides ample power for daily commutes while maintaining fuel efficiency.


Comfort is further enhanced with synthetic leather seats, double blower air conditioning for improved passenger comfort, and generous legroom and headroom, ensuring a relaxing and enjoyable ride for passengers.

Designed with practical needs in mind, the Confero offers flexible seating configurations and plenty of storage options, making it a versatile choice for transporting people and goods.

It combines quality and affordability, ensuring accessibility for a wide range of customers without compromising performance or features.

The Wuling Confero has earned acclaim in China and Indonesia for its reliability and functionality, becoming a preferred MPV for many families and businesses.

Its success is attributed to exceptional value and the ability to efficiently handle various transportation needs.

Notably, this model helped Wuling maintain its position as the top car seller for 15 consecutive years, from 2003 to 2017.

The Wuling Confero represents a significant leap forward in the MPV market, promising Bruneian drivers a reliable, comfortable, and versatile vehicle for their everyday needs.

Whether you’re ferrying your family across town or embarking on a road trip, the Confero’s blend of spacious design, advanced safety features, and economical performance makes it a standout choice in its class.

With its arrival in Brunei, Wuling continues to set new standards for affordable and practical transportation solutions, reaffirming its commitment to delivering quality vehicles tailored to modern lifestyles. – Lyna Mohamad