Porsche Indonesia officially introduces the first Porsche Destination Charging site in the country at the Pullman Bandung Grand Central, in the heart of Bandung on 11 November 2022. With two AC chargers available 24 hours a day, the charging site is open for all electrified vehicles to use, but Porsche owners enjoy complimentary charging.
Porsche Destination Charging is a global charging network that offers owners of electrified Porsche cars convenient charging options at exclusive lifestyle destinations such as hotels, restaurants, golf clubs and marinas. This latest site in Indonesia marks another milestone for the ever-growing footprint of the Porsche Destination Charging network.
The expansion of the Porsche Destination Charging network into Indonesia also highlights Porsche's commitment to driving the future of electric mobility in Southeast Asia. It builds on the recent announcement highlighting the longest emission-free highway route in South East Asia acrass Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, the largest manufacturer-branded charging network in Singapore, as well as the recent launch of Porsche Destination Charging in Brunei.
In line with Porsche Indonesia's commitment to providing the best customer experience, Porsche owners were invited to witness the launch of the new Porsche Destination Charging site after a road trip from Porsche Centre Jakarta. Taycan and E-Hybrid owners enjoyed a smooth trip together, before arriving at the Pullman Bandung Grand Central for a memorable evening with the Porsche community.
“We truly believe that convenient charging solutions are a key factor in providing the best possible e-mobility experience for our customers. We want to ensure that owners of electrified Porsche vehicles have a seamless experience while travelling. In the future, there will be more Porsche Destination Charging sites across Indonesia. The first Porsche Destination Charging site in Bandung is proof of Porsche Indonesia's commitment to a sustainable future. ” said Alexander Riedel, General Manager of Porsche Indonesia.
“In addition to the shared commitment to sustainability between Porsche Indonesia and the Pullman Bandung Grand Central, the location of the hotel is simply perfect — right in the heart of Bandung city, easily accessible for Porsche customers." added Mr. Riedel.
“The range of electric powered vehicles is set to increase rapidly in the coming years and shows how important a reliable destination with charging capacities can be. Being part of a global charging network, and one of a lifestyle destination, the Porsche Destination Charging site in Pullman Bandung Grand Central is a key part of the solution, expected to provide convenience for guests and/or electric car users especially Porsche Owners. Furthermore, the set-up of the Porsche Destination Charging site is perfectly aligning with Pullman Bandung Grand Central brand passions: Pioneering — Stylish — Accomplished — Invigorated. It also reflects to our brand character and demonstrates the commitment that Pullman Bandung Grand Central cares about the environment and is modern. With the shared commitment to sustainability between Porsche Indonesia and Pullman Bandung Grand Central, we are hoping that both Porsche owners and other community will charge in Style here.” said Dominique A. Albero, General Manager of Pullman & ibis Styles Bandung Grand Central.