New Auchan X5 entered the Chinese market

New Auchan X5 entered the Chinese market

October 12, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

In the homeland of the brand, sales of the new crossover Auchan X5, a compact SUV, made in a new design for the brand, start.

Recall that Auchan Auto is a subsidiary of the Changan concern. In Europe and several other countries, the name is associated with a chain of popular grocery supermarkets. There is nothing in common between an auto brand and a retailer, except for the same name.

The car is made in the style of a cross-coupe: it has roof pillars piled forward, which creates a more dynamic silhouette. The front optics are divided into two tiers: the low and high beam units are installed from below, and only LED DRLs are located on top. Also, a huge grille with small cells appeared in front. A pair of tailpipes are designed to add a bit of sportiness to the Auchan X5.

Body length is 4490 mm, width – 1860 mm, height – 1580 mm. The wheelbase is 2710 mm. The interior uses a combination of basic black and red accents. The dashboard is replaced by a 10-inch LCD display. Another 10.25-inch screen is installed in the center.

Auchan X5 is equipped with a 1.5-liter gasoline engine that develops 179 hp. power and 300 Nm of torque. Acceleration time to 100 km / h – 7.79 seconds. An injection system with pressures up to 350 bar and an electronically controlled twin turbocharger are available. The internal combustion engine meets the environmental requirements of China VI-b. The transmission is robotic, while the drive is front-wheel drive.