Geely has launched the first premium-crossover at a price of 19 thousand dollars

August 13, 2017 at 7:51 pm

The Chinese market is ready to meet the Lynk @ Co 01 production car that is the first premium crossover belonging to Geely Company. It should be noticed that the models under Lynk @ Co brand are created jointly with Volvo engineers. The drivers can get the SUV for 130-190 thousand Yuan (around 19-28 000 dollars). The car is offered with a lifetime warranty, and all applications and services for multimedia will be offered for free. The Company also promises to bring the novelty in Europe in 2019.

Lynk-Co-01 is Geely's first premium SUV pic

Lynk-Co-01 is Geely’s first premium SUV pic

The novelty is built on the SMA platform, which also is the base for 2018Volvo XC40 compact car. The Lynk @ Co 01 has 4512 mm in length, 1857 mm in width and 1650 mm in height with a wheelbase of 2,734 mm. The basic version has a weight of 1484 kg. The carmakers paid attention to the technical equipment. Thus, the package is supplied by a virtual instrument panel, 12.25-inch multimedia display and Wi-Fi.

The crossover's rear design image

The crossover’s rear design image

Lynk @ Co 01 SUV will be equipped with 1.5-liter and 2.0-liter petrol turbo Volvo engines generating 177 and 187 horsepower. Later, there will be offered the model with a hybrid unit. The 2.0-l model can lead 210 km/h top speed. The transmission can be chosen from 6-speed manual or automatic, and 7-band robot with two clutches.