FAW began the presale of a new product in our market. This is the crossover guy called D60 a model whose first units will arrive in April. Mechanically carries a 1.5 16-valve drive distribution VCT-i and 100 horsepower.
WHAT IS IT ?: The new crossover segment B FAW. It was officially launched in China in October 2014 and now reaches our market in one variant equipped with an impeller of 1.5 liter 16-valve 100 horsepower and VCT-i variable valve timing. The brand began a presale and the first units will arrive in Country in April.
The FAW D60 measures 4170 mm long 1765 mm wide 1625 mm high and 2557 mm wheelbase. The fuel tank 48 liters supports. Factory does not represent the capacity but the weight in running order which is 1206 kg. It has a ground clearance of 181 mm.
Responsible for moving the FAW D60 is a driver with 1497 cc double overhead camshaft head variable valve VCT-i and 16 valves. This driver spends 100 hp at 5000 rpm and 135 Nm of torque at 4400 rpm. No information on acceleration 0-100 km / h but the top speed is 168 km / h and combined consumption which declares FAW about 6.6 liters per 100 km. The transmission is five-speed manual and front wheel drive.
In relation to the chassis features McPherson type front suspension arm and dragged behind. In terms of brakes are ventilated front discs and rear drum. The board has electric variable assist according to the speed (EPS).
Strengths: The design is original. The correct warranty of three years or 100000 km the comfort and safety equipment is right for the price. It features child seat anchors something many products in this price range do not offer.
Weaknesses: Not now coming into our country drive variant with 130 hp 1.8-liter Toyota-sourced marketed in China nor the six relations automatic transmission that is associated with this engine. Originally offers side airbags curtain and ESP elements at least at launch do not come to our country.
EQUIPMENT: The only version that will be available on FAW D60 is standard: dual airbags ABS + EBD + BA ISOFIX child seats five three-point inertia seat belts five headrests air conditioning electric power steering EPS four electric windows electric mirrors front fog lamps and rear AM / FM / MP3 / USB / Aux-In radio with four speakers steering wheel and driver's seat of adjustable height opening the fuel tank and trunk from the inside lock doors with remote control roof rails rear spoiler rear parking sensors and alloy wheels 16 inches above 205/60 R16 tires in action among other items.