There were photos of new SUV Chery brand. Official premiere of the model can pass this year, and the home market it will probably be released in 2020.
Pictures crossover Chery introduced into the database of the Ministry of industry of China. The car at the stern there is a signboard Tiggo 7. It is still unknown how the brand will position this SUV as the model of the next generation or as restyled cross. Meanwhile, some local media and do believe that the sales will cross with the new design will go under a different name.
Recall that the original five-seater Chery Tiggo 7 got on the conveyor in 2016, before appearing in the range of the SUV Tiggo 8 he was the flagship of the brand. Last year from-for falling of demand “seven” for China has been updated, upgraded crossover got its own name – Tiggo 7 Fly, and the old version remained in the ranks. The restyling is not much help, in China, the model is still in the red: in Jan-Aug 2019 10 435 sold cars, which is 44% less compared to the same period of 2018.
Crossover for the Chinese Ministry of “floating” roof, a massive grille with chrome “touches” and the new narrow headlights, which appeared wide led strip daytime running lights. Stern designed in the style of Tiggo 8: the SUV got almost the same taillights, they are United among themselves by the red die.
Length for the transformed model is 4500 mm, width – 1842 mm, height – 1746 mm Size 7 old Tiggo/Tiggo 7 Fly, designed for PRC: 4470/1837/1670 mm. the wheelbase of the new SUVs and pre-reform is the same – 2670 mm.
According to the documents of the Ministry of industry, the SUV also got a new engine is petrol “turboservice” 1.6 TGDI (factory index SQRF4J16) family Acteco third-generation (developed by Chery). This motor is equipped with many latest models of Chery, as well as crossovers Exeed premium sub-brand. The engine produces 197 HP and 290 Nm, in other SUV it is combined with seven-speed robotized gearbox Getrag dual clutch (7DCT). Most likely, the same transmission went and “seven”.
Even the new Tiggo 7 on the old four-cylinder turbotweak 1.5 (SQRE4T15C) with a capacity of 156 HP (230 Nm). From the pre-reform cross this motor works in tandem with 6МКП or 6DCT. Drive the same as before, only the front.
Profile Chinese media reported that a new Chery Tiggo 7 can provide this year, but on the home market it will probably be released in 2020. On the export of such SUVs too early to say.
For better or worse began to look Tiggo 7?