Chery is already marketing in our country awaited renewal of its most successful model the QQ. This so-called New QQ comes in one version called Luxury equipped with a driving engine capacity of 998 cc three-cylinder and with 69 horsepower.
WHAT IS IT ?: The second generation (known as S15) the most popular model of Chery in our market. It was officially launched in March last year in China (see note) and within the local product range will be positioned above the QQ3 which for now will not replace. The 2014 Chery New QQ occurs in the Chinese plant in Wuhu but from 2015 will also be manufactured in Brazil (see note) and will be exported to the Mercosur countries.
For reference the generation change I will put the size of the first model (QQ3) in parentheses. The New QQ measured: 3.564 mm (3.550) long 1620 mm (1495) wide and 1527 mm (1485) high. The wheelbase is the same as the previous with 2340 mm. Factory does not declare the trunk capacity unlike the fuel tank that holds 35 liters.
Carries a drive called mechanically SQR371F. It has a displacement of 998 cc 12 valve three-cylinder multipoint injection double overhead camshaft at the head and 69 horsepower at 6000 rpm. Peak torque meanwhile is 93 Nm available between 3500 and 4500 rpm.
The transmission is a five-speed manual and traction is forward. Chery QQ states for New final speed of 150 km / h and a combined consumption of 4.2 liters per 100 km. No figures from factory on the acceleration 0-100 km / h that achieves this product.
In the front axle independent suspension uses MacPherson struts while the rear axle carrying a semi-independent schema with rigid axle. Brakes are discs in front and drums at the rear wheels. The curb weight declared is 936 kg.
Strengths: The design and equipment is a huge leap compared to QQ3. Promises good mechanical consumption and quality of materials are improved compared to the first generation. The price is very competitive.
Weaknesses: Like the previous QQ this new generation has a rear seat that flips up in one piece and not in halves or 60:40 unable modular cargo and passengers. The driver's seat is not adjustable in height. For now there is only one version.
EQUIPMENT: The New QQ is sold exclusively in a version called Luxury that is standard: dual airbags ABS + EBD ISOFIX child seats four headrests and three-point inertia seat belts (abdominal rear center) air conditioning address assisted rear electric pack (levantavidrios mirrors and lock) front fog lights and radio with AM / FM / CD / MP3 / USB / Aux-In / SD rear parking sensors daytime running lights alarm computer board and alloy wheels of 14 inches above 165/60 R14 tires among other items. for the other reviews about the newest cars visit here.