Dongfeng MX3 presentation at the Shanghai Auto Show

May 21, 2017 at 9:38 am

The new compact crossover Fengdu MX3 from the Dongfeng Chinese Company was showed at the Shanghai Auto Show. The novelty received the large headlights, a lot of chrome exterior elements, black racks, sloping roof level, high roof rails and a very short rear overhang. The dimensions of the new SUV are 4506 mm in length, 1806 mm in width and 1642 mm in tall as well as the wheel base makes 2630 mm.

Dongfeng has created MX3 compact crossover image

Dongfeng has created MX3 compact crossover image

Fengdu is one of Dongfeng Motors’ subbrand. The Fengdu line-up, presented by MX6 and MX5 off-road vehicles will be complemented by a new MX3 crossover, which will take the third step. The novelty will be manufactured at the Zhengzhou-Nissan joint venture where Dongfeng Company is the main shareholder.

MX3 SUV has got chrome elements in the design picture

MX3 SUV has got chrome elements in the design picture

The equipment of the compact crossover will be presented by 1.6-liter petrol atmospheric DFMA16 engine (previously used in Dongfeng A60 and S30 versions) that will deliver 124 horsepower. Later, the engineers plan to launch the models supplied by 1.4-liter turbo motor with the ability to generate 140 horses. Fengdu MX3 SUV will appear on the market in the third quarter of 2017, along with AX4 car. The price of the novelty will make around 55,000-65,000 Yuan in China.