On May 11, the Great Wall Motor Great Wall Cannon 2020 Mount Everest Elevation Survey Official Work Vehicle Launch Conference was successfully held. At the base camp of Mount Everest, the red Great Wall Cannon cross-country pickup is particularly conspicuous at the foot of the majestic Mount Everest. At the meeting place in Shigatse, Fu Xiaokang, vice president of Great Wall Motors, officially handed over the keys of five Great Wall off-road gun pickup trucks to Sui Yi, director of the China Natural Resources Newspaper, for use in related guarantees and media reports for the elevation measurement of Mount Everest. At the venue in Beijing, many guests wished the survey mountaineering team a successful ascent to the summit as soon as possible and a safe and triumphant return.
As a leading Chinese auto brand, Great Wall Motors has always had a passion for serving the country, and has actively contributed solid strength to national missions with products of extreme safety and performance. As the official work vehicle of the media, its Great Wall Cannon Off-Road Pickup Truck, with its strong off-road performance, loadability and comfort, provides a strong guarantee for this Mount Everest elevation measurement and media communication and other related work, and helps the national cause.
The Great Wall Cannon Off-Road Pickup Truck is China’s first all-terrain mass-produced off-road pickup truck, representing the strongest force of “Made in China” in the pickup truck industry. Driving freely on muddy and dangerous shoals, this is in line with the strict standards for official vehicles used in this work.
The terrain in the Mount Everest area is complex and the weather is changeable. This time, the height measurement guarantee and media reports of Mount Everest not only have to walk through gravel roads, washboard roads, potholes, etc. among the steep peaks, but also have to wade through The icy glaciers put forward very high requirements on the off-road performance of the vehicle. The extremely harsh working environment makes the Great Wall Cannon off-road pickup truck useful. As China’s first all-terrain mass-produced off-road pickup, the Great Wall Cannon off-road pickup is equipped with hard-core configurations such as three locks, a wading hose, and a 9,500-pound winch, bringing strong passability and ability to get out of trouble. Its built-in creep mode and tank U-turn function allow drivers to calmly deal with extreme environments. At the same time, the Great Wall Pao off-road pickup provides 7 all-terrain driving modes, including standard, economy, sports, snow, mud, sand, and low-speed four-wheel drive, to help the vehicle better pass through the complex road conditions of Mount Everest.
The height measurement of Mount Everest in 2020 coincides with the 60th anniversary of the first successful summit of Mount Everest by humans from the north slope, and the 45th anniversary of China’s first accurate measurement and announcement of the height of Mount Everest. The natural spirit of seeking knowledge and exploring has become an important symbol for human beings to understand and understand the earth. Especially at the moment when the whole people have achieved initial victory in the fight against the epidemic, it has fully demonstrated China’s strength, Chinese wisdom, and Chinese spirit.
In 1975, when the height of Mt. Everest was measured, my country erected a measuring target on the top of Mt. Everest for the first time, and accurately measured the altitude of Mt. Everest as 8848.13 meters. In 2005, the height of Mount Everest was re-measured. For the first time, the ice and snow radar detector was used to measure the thickness of ice and snow in the measurement of Mount Everest. After rigorous calculation, the elevation of the rock face of Mount Everest was 8844.43 meters above sea level.
Fearless progress, solidarity and cooperation, and bravely climbing the peak are the spirits of our Chinese nation that have been passed down from generation to generation. This Mount Everest measurement is not only a measurement that attracts worldwide attention, but also a new starting point for climbing in the new era. It is a testimony to the rise of Chinese brands and the glory of a great country. , is the spiritual expression of human beings’ eternal pursuit of knowledge and exploration of nature.
As the backbone of Chinese brands, Great Wall Motors has played the role of an escort to escort the height measurement of Mount Everest and help the national surveying and mapping cause. In the future, Great Wall Motors will continue to inherit the scientific spirit and climbing spirit, take scientific and technological innovation as the engine, strive to build a globally valuable Chinese brand, and contribute to the prosperity and development of the motherland.