Having introduced two years ago to MPV S80 FAW renews this product now renamed Sirius S80 slightly. Compared to the previous model maintains mechanical equipment and 1.5 liter 101 hp unchanged but the interior is now completely new.
WHAT IS IT ?: The renewal of the seven-seater FAW presented in our market almost four years ago. Comes from China and is based on the FAW M80 which in turn is based on Toyota Avanza which also serves as the basis for the Daihatsu Xenia. From now range only has version 1.5 disappearing 1.3 renamed FAW Sirius S80 and the interior is completely changed now sporting a much more modern than the first generation aspect.
Measured 4150 mm long while the width and height are located at 1680 and 1740 mm respectively. The wheelbase is 2655 mm generous while its trunk has a capacity of 525 liters in five-passenger configuration. The third row of seats two passengers carried and no capacity with three rows in use is declared. The capacity of the fuel tank was not declared.
Turning to the mechanical equip 1497 cc engine with dual overhead camshafts to the head and four valves per cylinder with variable valve timing DVVT. This driver spends 101 hp at 6000 rpm and 140 Nm of torque at 4000 rpm. No information on maximum speed combined consumption or acceleration of 0-100 km / h.
The front suspension is McPherson struts while the rear is multilink. Brakes are discs in front and drums in the rear train. Weight in running order was not declared by the factory. The transmission is a five-speed manual.
Strengths: The correct warranty of three years or 100000 km equipment comfort and safety that is commensurate price. It is one of the seven most economical MPV passenger market and now features a much more attractive interior.
Weaknesses: Lacks rear center headrest and the third row of seats and anchorages for child seats or inertial three-point belt for the center seat in the second row of seats. The name can be reached easily confused with the sedan segment E of Swedish manufacturer Volvo.
EQUIPMENT: The only version that will be available on FAW Sirius S80 1.5 is standard: dual airbags ABS + EBD six three-point inertia seat belts four headrests air conditioning power steering hydraulically HPS four electric windows electric mirrors front and rear fog lights AM / FM / MP3 / USB with four speakers leather steering wheel opening the fuel tank and trunk from the inside roof rails door locks with remote control alloy wheels 15 inches above 185/65 R15 tires in action among other items.