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Shanghai Disney Resort and SAIC-General Motors Officially Launch TRON Realm, Chevrolet Digital Challenge, a New Experience in Shanghai Disneyland

September 20, 2016

SHANGHAI, China (September 20, 2016) – Shanghai Disney Resort and its alliance participant SAIC-General Motors today opened a new experience inside the park - TRON Realm, Chevrolet Digital Challenge - sponsored by Chevrolet. A new and exciting addition to Shanghai Disneyland, TRON Realm immerses guests in a highly imaginative and innovative world of technologically advanced marvels.

Located in Tomorrowland, TRON Realm, Chevrolet Digital Challenge is easily accessible from TRON Plaza outside the popular TRON Lightcycle Power Run. TRON Realm invites guests to explore three exciting interactive zones – Imagine, Create, and Drive – designed to immerse guests in the future of transportation. In the Imagine zone, guests can virtually suit-up in a specially-designed TRON Light Suit and drive through the world of TRON. The signature design experience, Advanced Vehicle Design, in the Create zone, allows guests to create next generation vehicles. In the Drive zone, guests can drive a TRON Light Runner through the compelling digital world of TRON from the seat of a Chevrolet-inspired Driving Pod. TRON Realm also presents three cutting-edge new concept vehicles - Qing Yi, Ling Si, and Guang Suo – all featuring outstanding driving dynamics and innovative technologies.

At the opening ceremony held in Shanghai Disneyland’s Tomorrowland, Chevrolet also unveiled the sixth generation Chevrolet Camaro, bolstering this legendary vehicle into a new era for the future. 

The opening ceremony included remarks by leadership from both Shanghai Disney Resort and SGM.  Philippe Gas, Shanghai Disney Resort General Manager, said, “We are very delighted to announce the opening of TRON Realm, Chevrolet Digital Challenge at Shanghai Disney Resort. Disney and Chevrolet are entities of optimism, believing that with a little ingenuity, anything is possible. Adding to the already immensely popular range of attractions at Shanghai Disneyland’s Tomorrowland, we are confident that TRON Realm will provide all guests with another new world-class entertainment experience.”  

Wang Yongqing, SAIC-General Motors President, added, “It is an honor to work with Shanghai Disney Resort to launch TRON Realm. Disney and Chevrolet have a long history of collaboration around the globe. The new experience perfectly demonstrates the drive for innovation and imagination which both Disney and Chevrolet share.”

With its opening today, TRON Realm, Chevrolet Digital Challenge will join other world-class attractions and entertainment in the resort’s park that help create unforgettable memories for guests of all ages.