The date of the beginning of sales of the competitor Skoda Octavia from China

The date of the beginning of sales of the competitor Skoda Octavia from China

July 12, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

We are talking about the Baojun RC-5, which will be produced at the enterprise of GM and SAIC. The car will enter the market in two body styles.

Soon, a new budget car Baojun RC-5 will appear in the Chinese car market. The novelty will reach dealers at the end of August this year. It is already known that Baojun RC-5 can be bought in two body types – liftback and station wagon. The length of the liftback is 4,650 mm, and the station wagon is 35 mm longer. The wheelbase of the car reaches 2,700 mm.

As a power plant, the developers proposed only one option – a 1.5-liter turbo engine capable of delivering 147 hp will be located under the hood. Depending on the configuration, it is combined with a 6-speed manual transmission or CVT. Drive – front on a non-alternative basis. GM and SAIC claim a very low gas consumption of 6.2 liters per 100 kilometers in a mixed cycle.

In the starting configuration, customers will receive an ABS system, two airbags, rear parking sensors, as well as a stabilization system. In the maximum configuration, the car receives a digital dashboard, which is combined with the screen of the infotainment complex, all-round cameras, a leather interior, a panoramic roof with a sunroof.

Note that with the help of voice commands it will be possible to control some car systems. According to preliminary data, the starting equipment Baojun RC-5 will cost 63.8 thousand yuan