Large crossover young brand presented at the fair in Guangzhou, China. In sale the novelty will probably arrive next year.
The Chinese company Chery has acquired a new brand Exeed the end of 2018. It relates to premium, the main competitors Wey (the brand belongs to Great Wall) and Lynk & Co (this is a joint project of Geely and Volvo). Model gamma Exeed includes several SUV: compact LX and TX, its “stretched” version of the TXL. In the near future the line will add another SUV called the VX – he will become the flagship of the brand.
Design Exeed VX was revealed at the end of last week, however, the possibility to consider the model appeared in September – then photography was in the database of the Ministry of industry of the PRC. Now the flagship crossover presented at the auto show in Guangzhou, however, while the status of a concept.
The car presented at the exhibition, an impressive grille with three horizontal chrome slats, led headlights with “eyebrows” which are United by a narrow strip, as well as the rear lights. It is known that the commercial model will be virtually no different from the concept, however, the door handles have the production version will not be retractable, and “normal”.
Exeed will be a seven-seat VX. The vehicle length is 4970 mm, and the wheelbase – 2900 mm. Probably a new cross borrowed the platform from Chery M3X model TX. For comparison: its length is equal to 4690 mm, and the distance between the axes 2715 mm, and the elongated figures TXL be 4775 and 2800 mm, respectively. By the way, these two cars are only five-seater salon.
The interior serial VX borrowed from the compact SUV LX. The novelty has almost the same front panel, combined with the virtual “tidy” the multimedia system screen, the third display on the center console, where you can find a couple of washers in the style of Jaguar Land Rover (Chery cooperates with the British brand).
For a flagship crossover has been announced one engine (the same as TX and LX), which are proprietary Chery: is petrol “turboservice” TGDI family Acteco third-generation 1.6-liter. Output is 197 HP and a maximum torque of 290 Nm. The engine is paired with seven-speed automatic Getrag gearbox with two clutches. Still it is unknown whether Exeed VX four-wheel drive.
In China, sales of seven-seat crossover, most likely, will begin next year, prices are yet to be announced. Today premium brand Chery presented only in China. However, in 2020 it will expand.
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Brand Exeed while not particularly popular in China. So, from June to October of the current year TX/TXL has sold 7976 instances. During the same period, opting Lynk & Co 01 did 22 267 clients, and Wey VV6 found 24 005 owners.
What attracted in the model Chery Exeed VX?