China Automotive News Network Dongfeng Qichen's new car plan shows that the new SUV Qichenxing will be available in March this year. As the first model born under the VSA intelligent module architecture, Qichenxing has adopted a completely new design. At the same time, the new car is also Dongfeng Qichen's first model equipped with a 48V light hybrid system. After listing, it will mainly compete with Changan CS75 PLUS, Roewe RX5 MAX and other models of the same level. The starting price is expected to be around 100,000 yuan.
The front face of the new car adopts the family-style V-Galaxy star sky grille design, and adopts a new star car logo. The Gemini LED headlight innovation introduces the star array light strip layout, making the car look very recognizable. Qichenxing's body has a smooth high-shoulder line that runs through the body. The windows and the guard bars under the door are decorated with chrome strips, which has a strong sense of technology. In addition, the vehicle is also equipped with a large panoramic sunroof.
In terms of body size, the new car's length, width, and height are 4691, 1905, and 1706mm, respectively, and the wheelbase is 2756mm.
Qichenxing is equipped with a 15.6-inch full-screen intelligent central control with the largest size in the same class, and a 12.3-inch full LCD instrument panel, which provides passengers with an immersive interactive experience. In terms of vehicles, Qichenxing is equipped with the new CCS4.0 Qichen new car networking system developed by Dongfeng Qichen and Baidu, and provides a number of advanced intelligent interactive services such as intelligent things, automotive cloud payment, team communication, and AR real-world intelligent navigation.
In terms of safety, Qichenxing ’s body uses the Zone Body area body structure, and the industry ’s leading high-strength steel in the passenger compartment, 94% of which has a super five-star passive safety design. At the same time, the BOSCH ESP 9.3 system is equipped as standard with 13 active safety assistance functions, including an active safety guarantee combination and a multi-scenario startup combination.
In terms of power, Qichenxing will be equipped with a powertrain consisting of a 1.5T turbocharged engine and a 48V light hybrid system. Among them, the maximum net power of the 1.5T engine is 132kW. This 48V light-hybrid supercharged power system combines acceleration and boosting, energy recovery, coasting stop, and restart at idle speed to achieve the dual enjoyment of comfortable and smooth driving and efficient fuel economy.