The Chinese company JAC will bring a mid-size crossover S7 to Russia. It will become the new flagship of the brand. The car will be assembled at the Saryarkaavtoprom plant in Kazakhstan.
The novelty will be strikingly different from those SUVs presented under this brand in the current line. S3 and S5 are already quite old models, which cannot be hidden by any cosmetic updates. And the S7 is a car that is fresh even by Chinese standards.. It appeared on the local market only in April 2020, though under the name X7. The car is distinguished by a new corporate design – with a « whale » radiator grille, two-level head optics, large niches in the bumper and a wide continuous taillight. All this is the fruit of creativity of the Italian designer Daniel Gallone.
A 4776 mm car with a 2750 mm wheelbase will have three rows of seats. At the same time, the trunk volume in the five-seater configuration is 960 liters, and with the passenger seats folded down it reaches 1358 liters.. The car is equipped with a 1.5-liter turbo engine of 149 liters. from. with 6-band « robot » DCT with two « wet » clutches. Suspension is fully independent, front-wheel drive.
Prices will be announced closer to the start of sales in December. In the meantime, the company presented a complete set of new items. And they are quite remarkable. Already in the base will be available LED running lights and taillights, power mirrors and power windows, multifunction steering wheel with height adjustment, ABS / EBD / ESC / TCS systems, HAC and HDC hill descent assistants, AutoHold function. In addition, air conditioning, dual rear parking sensors and a rearview camera, 4-speaker audio system are offered.
The Comfort package, already available in a seven-seater version, adds LED headlights, Follow me home and climate control with air filtration.
And the Luxury version surprises in a good way. It includes dynamic LED direction indicators, headlights with cornering lights, heated mirrors with automatic folding. The interior and steering wheel are trimmed with leather, the front seats are not only heated, but also equipped with ventilation and massage systems, as well as an electric drive with position memory. There will also be a 12.3-inch digital dashboard, sunroof, electric tailgate with remote foot opening, front parking sensors and a 360-degree camera.
Crossover, JAC Motors, Russia
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