The Geely Preface flagship sedan is built on the Volvo XC40 platform. A turbocharged engine and a set of active safety systems were borrowed from the Swedish crossover.
The new Geely Preface 2022 has been declassified in the first photos. The flagship sedan of the Chinese brand has undergone a major update and will go on sale in China from the end of July at a price of 127,700 yuan ($18,800). This is reported by the Autohome website.
The mid-range sedan was developed in collaboration with Volvo (a Swedish brand owned by Geely). It is based on the CMA platform from the Volvo XC40. For export, the model is supplied under the name Preface, and in the domestic market it is known as Xingrui.
The updated model is recognizable by redesigned headlights, taillights and grille, as well as more aggressive bumpers. The size of the car is comparable to Mazda 6 and Toyota Camry.
Geely Preface 2022 dimensions
- Length – 4785 mm
- Width – 1869mm
- Height – 1469mm
- Wheelbase – 2800mm
A new virtual instrument cluster has been installed, and the central touch screen has been enlarged to 12.3 inches in diagonal. In addition, the Only This Green version appeared with improved trim and sports seats.
The Geely Preface package is quite rich – power seats, remote engine start, all-round cameras. Volvo borrowed a set of safety systems – technologies for automatic parking, collision avoidance, lane keeping and even autopilot.
Volvo also provided a power unit for the sedan – 2.0 -liter turbo four with 190 liters. With. works in tandem with a 7-speed robot with two clutches. Acceleration to 100 km/h takes 7.9 seconds, and the average fuel consumption is 6.7 l/100 km.