Luxury sedan Hongqi L5 will become available for sale

February 9, 2017 at 6:17 pm

Chinese Corporation FAW plans to start the free sale of the luxury and expensive car – sedan Hongqi L5. Each copy of this model is assembling exclusively by hand, like vehicles of British brand Rolls-Royce. Until now, the luxury class sedan Hongqi L5 (internal code CA7400) has been developed for state needs of senior members of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. The name of Hongqi brand can be translated as “red flag.”

2017 Luxury FAW Hongqi L5 pic

2017 Luxury FAW Hongqi L5 pic

According to Chinese media, FAW Corporation started road tests of civilian version of the sedan Hongqi L5, which will be available for the usual buyers. Presumably, presented 4-door car Hongqi L5 designed for free sale will be significantly different from the machine developed for the car park of Central Committee of China. It is expected that the car received smaller company’s corporate logo, also its headlamps will be reduced.

2017 Premium FAW Hongqi L5 photo

2017 Premium FAW Hongqi L5 photo

In addition, the sedan Hongqi L5 for free sale will be deprived of the 6.0-liter twelve-cylinder engine generating 408 horsepower. Civilian version of the luxury limousine will receive a more modest 4.0-liter eight-cylinder engine, whose power is not reported.