Regal Automobiles has finally announced the launch date of the long awaited 800cc Prince Pearl hatchback. The car will officially break covers on the 31st of January 2020 at Faletti’s Hotel in Lahore.
Line-off ceremony was held in December 2019 where local assembled units started to roll out of the assembly lines at Prince-DFSK plant situated on Multan Road Lahore. Originally Yika E7, the Pearl hatchback is an amusing blend to two Changan cars– the Benni and BenBen Mini however it gets a completely redesigned interior. Powered by the replica 800cc Suzuki Mehran engine, the Prince will offer features including power steering, power windows, power retract mirrors, touch screen infotainment system with Bluetooth, AC/ heater, alloy wheels and fog lamps etc.
The vehicle will be offered in manual as well as automatic transmission option while it will be available in 8 exciting colors to choose from. According to company’s official Facebook page, the Prince Pearl will also come equipped with features such as LED DRLs, LED tail lamps, power tailgate, 5.9” touchscreen Android-based multimedia system with FM/ AM/ MP3, Bluetooth and USB support, digital speedometer and reversing camera etc.
Although official prices are yet to be announced, it is expected to stay around PKR 1 million. The Price Pearl appears to be a very promising product and will primarily compete against the United Bravo. If priced well, backed by proper after sales support; the Pearl can shake the market for sure. Stay tuned to CarSpiritPK for more information.
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