FAW Besturn X80 crossover was put on the market

June 9, 2015 at 8:04 pm

Chinese automaker FAW started to sell a new Besturn X80 crossover in the domestic market. Many experts and motorists found it one of the most stylish SUVs in China. New 5-seat crossover FAW Besturn X80 is based on the platform of the Mazda 6 of the previous generation. The length of the new product reaches 458.6 centimeters, width is 182 cm and height is 166.2 cm. The length of the wheelbase of the car is 267.5 centimeters.

The most stylish Chinese FAW Besturn X80 pic

The most stylish Chinese FAW Besturn X80 pic

The main exterior design refinements may be considered teardrop-shaped front optics with LED elements, A-pillars, resembling an hourglass, tapered roofline and air funnel with integrated 4-carbon exhaust pipes. Inside FAW Besturn X80 looks quite modern, and quite nice. However, the overall favorable impression of the interior is spoiled by the archaic style of the on-board computer screen on the center console.

Modern Chinese SUV FAW Besturn X80 photo

Modern Chinese SUV FAW Besturn X80 photo

The engine range of FAW Besturn X80 crossover includes two petrol engines. First one is 2.0 liters unit which develops 146 horsepower. The second 2.3 liter engine generates 154 horsepower. The motors may be paired with 6-step manual transmission, and with six-speed automatic transmission. In the Chinese market local motorists will have to pay from 19 500 to 29 600 dollars for FAW Besturn X80 crossover. The price depends on the equipment.