Geely S1 – new compact crossover (part 2)

October 14, 2017 at 12:13 pm

As a base for Geely S1 SUV, the engineers used a simple budget front-drive platform with a front independent suspension (McPherson strut) and rear semi-independent suspension (torsion beam). All wheel brakes are with front ventilated discs, power steering is an electric one.

Geely S1 on the front-wheel platform photo

Geely S1 on the front-wheel platform photo

The S1 model will be available with two petrol four-cylinder engines. First crossovers will go on sale with 1.4-liter turbo motor that generates 133 horsepower and 190 Nm of torque and works with the variator. In the future, under the hood, there will be installed the atmospheric 1.5-liter engine delivering 103 horses and 141 Nm and paired with 5-step manual transmission or 4-speed automatics or maybe CVT proposed as an option.
The interior has a good technical equipment pic

The interior has a good technical equipment pic

The technical package of the Chinese SUV is presented by a multi-steering wheel, a digital instrument panel with excellent graphics, an advanced multimedia complex with an 8-inch color touch screen, Apple CarPlay, Apple CarLife, Android Auto supports, navigation system, internet access, rear view camera, climate control, electric parking brake, electric sunroof, downhill assist control, parking, power windows and electrically adjustable mirrors as well as driver’s seat with electric adjustment, cruise control, etc.


Geely S1 – new compact crossover (part 1)

October 14, 2017 at 12:07 pm

A compact Geely S1 SUV officially has been presented at the Chengdu Motor Show in late September 2017. The novelty is a hatchback with front-wheel drive, increased ground clearance and a solid crossover’s body kit. The new Geely sales in the Chinese market will start in October 2017 at a price of 80,000 Yuan in China.

The new compact Geely S1 photo

The new compact Geely S1 photo

The market-launch of SWM X3 compact van

August 13, 2017 at 7:59 pm

The joint venture of Shineray Motorcycle Company and Brilliance alias SWM Motors Chinese Company is ready to begin the official sales of its second compact model, under SWM X3 name. On the market in China, the car is considered by the manufacturer as a vehicle belonging to the SUV segment. The price of the novelty makes from 64 900-85 900 Yuan.

The Chinese SWM-X3 compact van photo

The Chinese SWM-X3 compact van photo

Dongfeng MX3 presentation at the Shanghai Auto Show

May 21, 2017 at 9:38 am

The new compact crossover Fengdu MX3 from the Dongfeng Chinese Company was showed at the Shanghai Auto Show. The novelty received the large headlights, a lot of chrome exterior elements, black racks, sloping roof level, high roof rails and a very short rear overhang. The dimensions of the new SUV are 4506 mm in length, 1806 mm in width and 1642 mm in tall as well as the wheel base makes 2630 mm.

Dongfeng has created MX3 compact crossover image

Dongfeng has created MX3 compact crossover image

Haima Company is planning to unveil a crossover model for youth drivers

February 26, 2017 at 3:42 pm

Haima Chinese brand posted the official pictures of a new compact SUV in the Internet. The novelty will get S5 Young name according to the inscription on the license plate. Although previously it was assumed that, the car will get S3 name. The new crossover designed for young people will get the compact size. The length will be 4195 mm, the width – 1765 mm and the tall – 1637 mm. The wheelbase will make 2560 mm. Haima S5 Young will take a step under S5 crossover in the line-up. The official debut of the car will be held in March this year.

Haima S5 Young is designed for youth drivers photo

Haima S5 Young is designed for youth drivers photo