Chery Launches the all-new TIGGO8 - Building on its Intelligent and Fun Range of Car Series
At the Shanghai 2019 Auto Show, Chery, a primary car manufacturer in China, launched its all-new TIGGO8 SUV, equipped with Chery's third generation 1.6GDI engine and an L2 autopilot model. The SUV is also equipped with a powerful and economic dual-clutch transmission and takes only 8.9 seconds to accelerate to a speed of 100Km/Hr. The TIGGO8 offers 5-seat, 6-seat and 7-seat options, ensuring flexibility and comfort.
Chery has four main vehicle platforms, T1X, M1X, M3X, and NEV. The T1X platform is an SUV platform with leading autonomous architecture. It has good front and rear head space, as well as higher ground clearance, proximity angle, and departure angle. It also features high off-road performance. The M3X platform will mainly develop compact cars, medium-sized cars, compact SUVs and medium-sized SUVs, with high crash safety performance. The NEV “New Energy” electric vehicle platform will include a range of cars and even SUVs.
At the show, Chery exhibited a few new-energy models, e.g. ARRIZO5e, TIGGO4ev, JETOUR X70SEV, etc. Since its establishment, Chery has applied for over 900 patents in the new-energy industry and has been granted over 600 patents.
Chery's sports car ARRIZO6 has seen popular demand since its launch in October 2018, with increasing sales. The ARRIZO6 is expected to compete with local competitors such as Geely Emgrand, as well as Hyundai in the international car industry. The car has an eye-catchy design and fierce front appearance. It is equipped with a panoramic camera for the front, rear, left and right directions. It boasts an interesting interior and high technology design as well as a 9-inch LCD screen.
Chery has exported over 1.4 vehicles to over 80 countries, ranking first place for 16 years in a row in exports among Chinese passenger car manufacturers.