The “premium” crossover Changan: three settings, the size Kodiaq, but only five seats

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The “premium” crossover Changan: three settings, the size Kodiaq, but only five seats

In China will soon start sales of the fourth model of the company owned Changan brand Oshan. The novelty will be a hybrid and a fully electric version.

Last year the company Changan decided to turn the previous cheap cars and light commercial vehicles division Oshan in the “premium” brand. The first-born of the brand with a new philosophy has become three-row crossover COS1 (by the way, it was assumed that COS is a sub-brand for “premium”, but in the end the Chinese stopped at the Oshan), then joined the Cosmos minivan and compact SUV 5 Kosai (turned Changan CS35). And in November will go on sale in the fourth model cross Oshan X7. This car lit up last spring at the Shanghai motor show, but then it was locked. Now the company Changan decided to show the interior of the flagship, plus there are new photos of a production version.

The dimensions of the Chinese “x-seventh” is comparable to Skoda Kodiaq: the length of a new equal Oshan 4705 mm wheelbase – 2780 mm. our Kodiak, the figures are 4697 and 2791 mm, respectively. Size COS1 – 4830 and 2800 mm. X7 Oshan got narrow led headlights and taillights, a larger grille with an unusual pattern.

Unlike crossover Skoda, “Chinese” is only available with five-seater salon. At least in the first stage. Inside, “truncated” three-spoke steering wheel, a virtual “tidy”, multimedia system with a large screen, under which is another touch pad (on a narrow strip brought control climate and other functions). Armchairs are upholstered by a skin, in the roof there is a panoramic sunroof. In the list of equipment stated chamber of the circular review, adaptive cruise control, avtoparkova.

The new SUV will be offered with three units: gasoline turbo engine in the form of a rechargeable hybrid or electric vehicle. The first on the market will Oshan X7 with “turboservice” 1.5 TGDI capacity of 184 HP is not Yet known what the boxes matched the motor. No details about the hybrid and electric versions. But the drive in petrol new – only the front.

Local media have tipped X7 price tag 110 000 – 140 000 yuan. For comparison, Oshan COS1 is 93 800 – 145 800 yuan, and Skoda Kodiaq will cost at least 186 900 yuan.

Premium models Oshan China’s success is not earned in January-June this year, implemented 5890 COS1 crossovers and minivans 2077 Cosmos (Junior cross Kosai 5 introduced last week). If you compare with the other Chinese “premium”, then, for example, SUV Wey VV6 in June dispersed across the country with a circulation of 4691 instance, and luxury van GAC Trumpchi GM8 in the same month gained 1755 owners.