The summer season on the car sales market promises to be very hot. Manufacturers and official representatives of companies have announced a mass arrival of a variety of models. We will tell you about the most interesting novelties of the beginning of summer.
Table of Contents
Sales of this Chinese sedan began in May this year. At home it is known since 2015 as Chery Arrizo 5 Plus. In our market, it appeared in a modified form as a separate brand.
The car is equipped with a stepless variator and gasoline 1.5-liter engines: an atmospheric motor with 113 hp and a turbocharged one with 147 hp. Both variants are equipped with a stepless variator.
Basic equipment includes 6 airbags, heated front seats, all-around vision system, light sensor, keyless access, Cruise control, and a drive mode option. The more expensive model is equipped with a panoramic sunroof, heated windshield, steering wheel and rear seats. There are driving assistants: blind spot monitoring, lane keeping, change of lane, etc.
The car is equipped with an optional 1.5-liter atmospheric engine (107 hp), as well as a 5-speed DCT.
The starting version has Cruise control, heated rear window, rearview cameras, adaptive electric power steering, and a multimedia system with a 7″ touchscreen.
A more advanced version of the car is equipped with sunroof, tire pressure control, Start/Stop and side view cameras.
Changan Eado Plus
This is an upgraded version of the Changan Eado, which has been known in its home country since 2018. The sedan underwent a re-styling of the front of the body in China, after which it began to look more aggressive. It is in this form that the car appeared in our market.
The car is presented in standard and sports performance. It is equipped with a 157-horsepower turbocharged engine of 1.4 liters. There are several types of transmissions. The buyer can choose a 5-speed “mechanics”, a 6-speed “automatic” or a 7-speed “robot”.
The sedan is equipped with a sunroof, rear view camera, LED optics, multimedia center with 10-inch touchscreen, four airbags, Cruise control and ABS. The more expensive version of the model adds a built-in DVR, cruise control with Stop & Go option, auto-folding mirrors, remote start the engine.
Dongfeng Shine Max
Recently appeared on our market, this business-class car has been known in its homeland for more than two years.
The car is presented only in one configuration. It is equipped with a 1.5 liter turbocharged gasoline engine with an output of 190 hp and a 7-speed robot with two wet clutches.
As it should be a business class car, the car is distinguished by comfort and rich equipment. There are 6 airbags, adaptive cruise control, all-around visibility, sunroof, multimedia system, wireless phone charging. The driver’s seat is equipped with adjustment system, ventilation and massage function.
Chery Tiggo 8 Pro e+
Recently it has been successfully completed its road tests in Russian conditions, after which the manufacturer announced the presentation of the car in early June and the imminent sales.
The car has three motors: a 1.5-liter turbo engine with 147 hp and two electric motors with a total capacity of 88 l. There is a European charging socket.
The car is equipped with an innovative transmission DHT – as the manufacturer assures, it has no analogues yet. The system works in 9 modes, independently selecting the necessary one to save energy.
The hybrid crossover looks almost the same as its predecessor Tiggo 8 Pro.
The electric car is equipped with two types of batteries and a powerful electric motor of 204 hp, which is able to accelerate to a maximum of 180 km/h. This is enough for the car to travel about 500 km without recharging. The battery can be restored within 45-60 minutes.
Sales of this novelty are scheduled for early summer, models will appear in showrooms in June.
The electric car is based on the platform of the Chinese Seres SF5. It is equipped with a power plant that includes a 1.5-liter turbo engine and two electric motors. Thanks to this, the electric car accelerates to a hundred in just 4.6 seconds, which makes it one of the fastest electric cars in our market.
The gasoline engine serves as a generator for the battery, and does not interact directly with the wheels. Full range is more than 1,000 km, only on the battery – 585 km.
Sales of the crossover are scheduled for the end of June. While manufacturers do not disclose the secrets of equipment. It is known that in the creation of the model used the same inputs as for the Tiggo 4 parkettes brand Chery. But there are differences in dimensions.
The crossover is equipped with an optional atmospheric motor (1.5 liter, 116 hp) powered by gasoline and a variator.
BAIC BJ40 Plus
Sale of the SUV is scheduled to start in June this year, and there is already an opportunity to reserve a model.
BAIC BJ40 Plus is an SUV with front-wheel drive, turbocharged engine (2L, 225 hp) and 8-speed “automatic”. There is a removable roof, rear view camera, 2-season climate control system, multimedia system with 10″ monitor.