Chery Alpha 5 Concept has debuted at the Shanghai Auto Show

April 26, 2015 at 7:41 pm

Chinese automaker Chery presented to the public its conceptual model Alpha 5. Its official debut took place at the Shanghai Auto Show. It is known that the concept will be launched in the serial production in the form of a compact four-door car called Arrizo 5. It is expected that the car production will start in the second half of this year.

2015 Elegant and stylish Chery Alpha 5 Concept photo

2015 Elegant and stylish Chery Alpha 5 Concept photo

The new Arrizo 5 sedan will take its place in the Chinese brand lineup between Bonus 3 and Arrizo 7 models. Conceptual model of Chery Alpha 5 received the design developed by a team of professionals headed by James Hope, the chief designer, who had previously worked in Ford and GM Companies. The information about the technical characteristics of the show car is not known yet.

2015 Chery Alpha 5 at the Shanghai Auto Show pic

2015 Chery Alpha 5 at the Shanghai Auto Show pic

As reported by the Chinese media, the production version of Chery Arrizo 5 four-door sedan will be powered with a 1.6-liter petrol engine capable of producing 126 horsepower. Also it is possible that the engine range will include a 1.2-liter turbo engine providing 130 horsepower. Power plants will work with a five-speed manual or automatic transmission.