Chinese SUV Beijing BJ90 is ready to enter domestic market

January 27, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Photo of the new off-road vehicle Beijing BJ90, which is expected to go on sale very soon, appeared on the pages of Chinese auto publication. Novelty is based on the German Mercedes-Benz GL-Class (X166). Chinese automaker acquired Mercedes license, so copying is legal.

2017 Stylish Beijing BJ90 photo

2017 Stylish Beijing BJ90 photo

New Beijing BJ90 will become the flagship car of the brand. Dimensions of the machine are following: length – 5171 mm, width – 1995 mm, height – 1860 mm, wheelbase is 3100 mm. As it became known, new SUV will be offered at the market at a price of 800,000 Yuan. It is worth noting that the model Beijing BJ80 with 2.3-liter turbo power unit generating 250 horsepower currently has a price tag of 288 000-298 000 Yuan.

2017 Powerful Beijing BJ90 image

2017 Powerful Beijing BJ90 image

Price of Mercedes-Benz GL in the Chinese market is 1 030 000-1 520 000 Yuan. New Beijing BJ90 at the same time will be equipped with the same engines as the “donor”: three-liter 333-horsepower turbocharged unit, as well as a 4.0-liter 422-horsepower turbo engine. Transmissions will also be the same. It is unknown when Chinese clone of Mercedes-Benz GL will become available for sale.