Geely S1 – new compact crossover (part 2)

October 14, 2017 at 12:13 pm

As a base for Geely S1 SUV, the engineers used a simple budget front-drive platform with a front independent suspension (McPherson strut) and rear semi-independent suspension (torsion beam). All wheel brakes are with front ventilated discs, power steering is an electric one.

Geely S1 on the front-wheel platform photo

Geely S1 on the front-wheel platform photo

The S1 model will be available with two petrol four-cylinder engines. First crossovers will go on sale with 1.4-liter turbo motor that generates 133 horsepower and 190 Nm of torque and works with the variator. In the future, under the hood, there will be installed the atmospheric 1.5-liter engine delivering 103 horses and 141 Nm and paired with 5-step manual transmission or 4-speed automatics or maybe CVT proposed as an option.
The interior has a good technical equipment pic

The interior has a good technical equipment pic

The technical package of the Chinese SUV is presented by a multi-steering wheel, a digital instrument panel with excellent graphics, an advanced multimedia complex with an 8-inch color touch screen, Apple CarPlay, Apple CarLife, Android Auto supports, navigation system, internet access, rear view camera, climate control, electric parking brake, electric sunroof, downhill assist control, parking, power windows and electrically adjustable mirrors as well as driver’s seat with electric adjustment, cruise control, etc.