- GAC showcases a class crossover in DetroitPremium
Unlike Europeans, who have long had time to get to know the ChineseSUVsand pickups, for Americans, SUVs from the Middle Kingdom are still exotic. Partly for this reason, the GAC booth with the GS4 crossover aroused considerable interest among the guests of the Detroit Auto Show.
The GAC GS4 is a compact five-door crossover with a striking appearance and modernitystuffing. . The interior of the car also looks to match the modern exterior, in the decoration of which not artificial, but natural materials are used - leather and wood,watered downchrome inserts.
Every detail in the interior is thought out to the smallest detail, which allows drivers and passengers to fully enjoy a comfortable journey, writes Autocar.
In Detroit, the GAC GS4 is shown to guests with a 1.3-liter turbocharged gasoline engine. In the range of engines, the production car will also have a larger unit with a volume of 1.5 liters.
Both motors, whose power and torque figures are not specified, are combined with a seven-speed DCT robotic transmission. About the type of drive of the Chinese crossoverGAKnothing is reported.
The new crossover, the sales geography of which will cover the countries of Europe and the United States, will appear on the Chinese market in the near future. price from 80,000 to 120,000 yuan (from 837 thousand to 1.25 million rubles at the exchange rate of the Central Bank as of January 14, 2021).
It is highly likely that a competitor to Nissan Juke and Ford EcoSport will become available in Russia, where the Chinese company GAC plans to build its own plant. The production capacity of the future enterprise will amount to approximately 50,000 vehicles per year.