Chinese cars at Auto China 2016 – Part 7
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Chery Tiggo 3X
The new Chery Tiggo 3X was officially unveiled at Auto China 2016 (2016 Beijing Motor Show) as a sporty variant of the Chery Tiggo 3. The Tiggo 3X measures 4,200 mm in length, 1,760 mm in width, 1,570 mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,555 mm. It will go on sale in the second half of the year and be available with only a 106 hp 1.5-litre petrol engine. In early 2017 though, a more powerful 1.2-litre turbocharged engine will become available.
Chery Arrizo 5
The Chery Arrizo 5 is a compact sedan positioned between the Chery Arrizo 3 and Chery Arrizo 7. The Arrizo 5 measures 4,572 mm in length, 1,825 mm in width and 1,482 mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,670 mm. Initially it will be available only with a 1.5-litre naturally aspirated engine that produces 116 hp and 141 Nm of torque, linked to a 5-speed manual transmission or a 7-speed continuously variable transmission. A 1.2-litre turbocharged engine producing 132 hp and 212 Nm of torque and a 1.5-litre turbocharged engine producing 145 hp and 220 Nm of torque will be available at a later date.
Chery Arrizo 5EV
The Chery Arrizo 5EV is the electric variant of the Chery Arrizo 5. Chery says that the Arrizo 5EV’s technology is at the leading level in the industry, claims the company.
Chery Arrizo 7 PHEV
Chery’s line-up of electrified vehicles at Auto China 2016 included the Chery Arrizo plug-in hybrid. It’s powered by P2 hybrid system which consists of a power coupling device, single motor and transmission. Chery claims a pure electric driving range of 50 km and a total driving range of 1,000 km. The plug-in hybrid variant delivers a fuel economy of 45.45 km/l.
Chery Tiggo 7
The new Chery Tiggo 7 that debuted at Auto China 2016 is the production version of the Chery TX concept and will go on sale in the second half of the year. It will be powered by a 1.5-litre engine which will be paired to a 6-speed manual transmission, a continuously variable transmission or a dual-clutch clutch transmission.
Chery Tiggo 7 PHEV
The Chery Tiggo 7 PHEV is the plug-in variant of the Chery Tiggo 7 crossover. The Tiggo 7 PHEV is powered by a P2 hybrid power system which consists of power coupling device, single motor and transmission. Its pure electric driving range is 50 km and total driving range is 1,000 km. The fuel economy is rated at 45.45 km/l.