Premium “clone” Mercedes-Benz X-Class received an off-road version

Premium “clone” Mercedes-Benz X-Class received an off-road version

June 11, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The Chinese auto giant Dongfeng finalized its pickup Ruijing 6, providing it with original off-road tuning. The new version of the model, which is often called the low-cost analogue of the premium Mercedes-Benz X-Class, is called Offroad Edition.

Introduced the spectacular pickup Ruijing 6 Offroad Edition from Dongfeng. The novelty differs from the standard version of the model by more expressive bumpers, a tinted radiator grille, black alloy wheels, special “off-road” tires, athletic wheel arch extensions made of plastic, reinforced with a metal motor protection and a safety cage.

The pickup is driven by a 2.3-liter 163-horsepower turbodiesel, known for its economy. In tandem, he works with 8-speed automatic transmission. You can also purchase a variant with a 2.4-liter gasoline engine with a capacity of 158 hp. Such an engine is combined in 5-speed manual transmission. The drive is full by default.

In terms of size, Ruijing 6 is similar to its German counterpart, the luxury Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup. In length, the Chinese car reaches 5,290 mm with a wheelbase of 3,150 mm.

Such a pickup receives optics using LEDs, 2-zone climate control, multimedia with a huge touchscreen, digital dashboard and much more. On sale in the home market, the off-road novelty from Dongfeng will appear in July 2020. For the most budget Mercedes-Benz X-Class will have to pay a lot more.

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