Chery Arrizo 7 sedan will get a hybrid version

September 27, 2016 at 7:53 pm

The Chinese dealers have started selling of Chery Arrizo 7e hybrid version, which is based on the Arrizo sedan’s platform. This is the first hybrid production version of the Chinese brand, which can get charging from a household power socket.

Chery Arrizo 7e hybrid version pic

Chery Arrizo 7e hybrid version pic

The hybrid model has got a petrol power unit presented by an aspirated 1.6 ACTECO engine with SQRE4G16 index. This motor is able to generate 126 horsepower and 160 Nanometer of torque. In addition, the engine meets the Euro-5 environmental standards as well as it is combined with a CVT with an integrated electric motor. The torque of the electric motor delivers 190 Nm, its rated power is 25 kW (or 34 hp) and a maximum output is up to 55 kW (75 horses). The lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 9.26 kWh is placed behind the rear seats.

Four-door sedan's design photo

Four-door sedan’s design photo

Arrizo 7e hybrid sedan accelerates to 100 km/h in 10.9 seconds. It is also known that the four-door car moves 50 km at an electric traction. The fuel consumption makes 5.9 l liters per 100 km in a hybrid mode. The novelty Arizo 7e will cost 179 900 Yuan (27 thousand dollars), but thanks to government subsidies for electric cars the buyer can take a discount equal to 5700 – 9800 dollars.