Chinese crossover BYD S7 will be available with 1.5-liter turbo engine

May 11, 2015 at 4:38 pm

Chinese automaker BYD has shared the information about the new modification of midsize crossover S7, which production was launched last year and which sales in automotive market started in October. It became known that the Chinese mid-size crossover BYD S7 will be powered with the new 1.5 liters four-cylinder turbocharged power unit, which will be able to generate 154 horsepower and 240 newton / meter of torque. The engine is combined with 6-speed manual or automatic transmission.

2015 New modification of BYD S7 crossover pic

2015 New modification of BYD S7 crossover pic

It is worth noting that for now the Chinese crossover is currently equipped with a 207-horsepower 2.0 liters four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine. The current price of the crossover BYD S7 at the automobile market of China is 119 900 – 139 900 Yuan.

2015 Affordable BYD S7 SUV image

2015 Affordable BYD S7 SUV image

It is expected that a new version of the S7 crossover with a new turbocharged power unit under the hood will be offered at the cost of 100 thousand Yuan and above. The sales of BYD S7 with the new engine should start in the first half of this year.