The novelties of the Chinese manufacturers presented in Shanghai

June 2, 2015 at 7:27 pm

The novelties of cars produced by the Chinese manufacturers have been presented at the Shanghai Auto Show in April 2015. Shanghai Auto Show visitors had an opportunity to see on the Dongfeng stand the Company’s concept which is a prototype of the brand’s flagship sedan, which serial model is expected in 2016. That is the all-new model based on the Dongfeng Number 1 concept.

New design of Dongfeng Number 1 pic

New design of Dongfeng Number 1 pic

The Chinese sedan has the French features as it is based on the PSA PF3 platform which is also used in Peugeot 508 and Citroen C5 models, but thus design of a car is very similar to the Audi A8 and Volkswagen Passat models.
The French car is famous for the refined style and the active suspension smoothing road irregularities with the hydraulic steered shock absorbers. In comparison with Citroen the wheelbase of Number 1 became 50 mm larger (2950 mm), and the total length of its body is 5091 mm.

2015 Dongfend Number 1 stylish interior image

2015 Dongfend Number 1 stylish interior image

Dongfeng Number 1 received plenty of the chrome elements of external furnish and it is equipped with a newly-designed 4-cylinder petrol turbo engine with the capacity of 1.8 liters and generates 204 hp and 280 Nm of torque. The power unit is aggregated with a 6-speed automatic transmission.