Chery decided on the date of commencement of sales of 200-strong Tiggo 8

Chery decided on the date of commencement of sales of 200-strong Tiggo 8

May 8, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The updated flagship with an innovative turbo engine under the hood will enter the home market in the last days of May.

From May 28, Chery will start selling its updated three-row Tiggo 8 in China. After the upgrade, the flagship cross received a new power unit – a modern 1.6-liter turbo engine with 200 horsepower. The transmission will be a robotic box. But the full drive of this model, as before, is not laid. At first, the 200-strong Tiggo 8 will be sold only in the home market. However, experts do not exclude the soon expanding geography of sales of new items.

The updated flagship flaunts new bumpers, a modified grille, upgraded head optics on LEDs, as well as the original rear lights on the LED-matrix.

Above the internal design of new products manufacturer has worked no less hard. Restyled Tiggo 8 got a new front panel, climate control with touch controls, modern multimedia with a “floating” touch screen, an electronic gear lever and a sports steering wheel with a spectacular horizontal bar. With its dimensions, the new “eight” resembles KIA Sorento Prime: the length reaches 4,700 mm, the width is 1,860 mm, the height is 1,746 mm, the wheelbase is 2,710 mm.

For the most affordable version of the new crossover, Chinese residents will have to pay 119,900 yuan. The maximum equipped SUV costs already 149,900 yuan