The Chinese company Geely began selling the upgraded compact crossover BinYue ePro to the home market. According to Autohome, prices for a novelty in China start at 119.8 thousand yuan (approximately $ 18,800 at the current exchange rate).
Geely BinYue by ePro is the most powerful modification of the model. It is equipped with a hybrid power plant based on a 1.5-liter 177-horsepower gasoline turbo engine, which works in conjunction with an electric motor and a 7-speed “robot” with two clutches. In total, the units produce 258 hp. and 415 Nm of torque.
The electric motor is powered by a lithium battery, which after modernization allows you to drive exclusively on electric traction 85 km – 23 km more than before.
As part of the restyling, the crossover received a slightly modified front part of the body and other bumpers, and an enlarged display of the multimedia system and a new transmission selector appeared in the cabin.