The company does not disclose data on total power.
The Chinese company showed how will look the new MPV with the in-plant index VF11. Previously, we’ve only seen teasers of future trends.
A stock car created based on MPV Concept, which was presented at the Shanghai motor show in 2017. Then, in April of this year, the Ministry of industry of China, there are shots of the commodity minivan. After Geely uploaded batch of teasers of the new, and now revealed the first official image.
New van Geely (it intrafactory index – VF11) will get a gasoline-liter 177-horsepower engine (his model JLH-3G15TD). Presumably, this three-cylinder motor of joint development with Volvo, they are at the moment equipped crossover Geely Binyue, the proposed seven-speed wet double clutch automatic transmission.
In addition, the “monocab” will get a hybrid powertrain consisting of a gasoline engine of 1.5 liters and an electric motor. The company does not disclose data on total capacity, only data on fuel consumption of 1.7 liters for every 100 kilometers.
New Chinese minivan will have a version with five-, six – and seven-seat interior. Its length is 706 mm 4, width – 1 909 mm, height – 1 664 mm; wheelbase is 2 805 mm. That is, the dimensions of this car stopped short of the European Ford S-Max, whose performance 4 796 / 1 916 / 1 655 mm, respectively, and the distance between 2 axles is 850 mm.
Yet it is unclear on what a “truck” built van Geely. In some Chinese media said that the series was based on the platform of its own design company. According to an alternative version, the minivan had a platform CMA (joint development with Volvo), it is, in particular, is based “SUV” Volvo XC40. According to third, the car with index VF11 created on the platform of the BMA (it is a cheaper modification of SMA with semi rear suspension), it formed the basis of crossover and Geely Binyue sedan Binrui.
According to Zhang, Soha, sales in the Chinese market will start before the end of 2018. In the case that this model will be in demand in the international markets, the producer will think about the delivery of the machines, he added.
© 2018, z-news.link. All rights reserved.