FAW is all set to launch the new Jumpal CX65 Wagon in China. The cross-country wagon made its official debut at the 2018 Beijing Auto Show last month.
It is based on the new A50 sedan which was penned by former Lamborghini designer Filippo Perini. The Jumpal CX65 wagon bears crossover-inspired looks with black claddings along wheel arches, underside of the bumpers and entire lower part of the car.
The CX65 wagon measures 4,596mm in length, 1,785mm in width and 1,525mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,610mm. The ground clearance is also an impressive 172mm, which is more than the contemporary wagons of its class, whereas the luggage volume is a class-leading 1,503 liters.
It is equipped with an 8-inch touch screen display and a 3.5-inch LCD computer, as well as a one-button activation and keyless entry system. Bosch’s ESP is able to bring the ultimate driving experience to the owners, integrating voice assistance, entertainment, The π-link intelligent network-connected system with the functions of smart navigation and car tracking, 6 Airbags, TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System), rearview camera with reversing sensors and ISOFIX child seat anchors are among major features of the CX65.
CX65 is powered by a 1.5 liter 122hp naturally aspirated engine mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. Reportedly a 1.0 liter 119hp turbocharged unit with either a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed dual clutch transmission (DCT) will also be made available in future.
Available in 4 trims, the CX65 will officially go on sale in China on 17th of May with an expected price tag starting from 79,000 yuan (PKR 14.29 lac). Stay tuned to CarSpiritPK.
A 3d animation professional with over 20 years of industry experience having served in leading organizations & production facilities of Pakistan, an avid car enthusiast and petrolhead with an affection to deliver writings to help shape opinions. Formerly written for PakWheels as well as major publications including Dawn. Founder of CarSpiritPK.com