Chinese brand Dongfeng introduced two “green” model

Chinese brand Dongfeng introduced two “green” model

In the line of Chinese brand Dongfeng there are two electrical pickup. The older model built on the basis of the Ruijing 6, legal “copies” of Nissan Navara and its derivatives: Alaskan Renault and Mercedes-Benz X-Class. The Junior took the model Rich of the previous generation.

Dongfeng Ruijing 6 EV is equipped with a 120-kilowatt electric motor (163 of power and 420 Nm of torque) and the traction battery with a capacity of 67.9 per kilowatt-hour. The stated power reserve on a single charge 402 km on the NEDC cycle. Filling the battery from the high-speed terminal to 80 percent takes 45 minutes. The maximum speed that can develop Ruijing 6 EV, is 110 kilometers per hour. Ground clearance – 180 mm.

Simultaneously with the Ruijing 6 EV started production of Rich more affordable EV. It is based on the pickup of the past generation, has a ground clearance of 185 mm and equipped with a battery capacity of 62,7 per kilowatt-hour. The reserve Rich EV – 305 km and a top speed of just 100 kilometers per hour. The electric motor of the SUV produces 116 horsepower and 290 Nm of torque.

American Rivian also produces pickups, but their performance is much more impressive. Model R1T has a ground clearance of 360 mm, equipped with four electric motors and can tow a trailer weighing up to 3500 pounds. Acceleration from standstill to 60 mph (96 kph) in R1T is three seconds, and run without charge is 640 kilometers.