Geely Hybrid at the Beijing Auto Show







Published by Gerald Ferreira Date: May 1, 2014
Categories: Geely

  • Geely unveils plug-in hybrid
  • New Emgrand Cross runs on dual motor system
  • Top speed of 190 km/h; range of 650 km

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Geely South Africa’s Chinese parent Company, Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd., unveiled a plug-in hybrid.

The new concept sedan, known as the Emgrand Cross, is powered by a 65kW + 40kW dual motor system combined with a 10kWh battery, the company said.

The Cross Hybrid has a top speed of 190 km/h and a range of 650 km. In EV mode only, the car can cover a distance of up to 50 km. A production version will go on sale in China in the second half of 2015, according to Geely.

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Later this year, Geely plans to launch its first conventional hybrid model adapted from the petrol-powered Emgrand EC7 compact car. Further details about this vehicle have not been made available.

Geely Auto is the Hong Kong-listed subsidiary of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., a private company headquartered in the east China city of Hangzhou.