Chinese manufacturer Great Wall Motors has launched its Haval brand of a Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) in India at Auto Expo 2020. It is a Jeep Compass-sized midsize SUV. The F5 sits on the same platform as the Haval H6, with both models having a similar wheelbase of 2680mm. F5 is shorter as compared to H6, measuring 4,470mm in length. The all-new F5 sports a large grille with chrome trim, slim and angular headlights and a faux skid plate.
Haval F5 could be a right-sized SUV for India— Carandbike (@Carandbike5) February 7, 2020
Chinese manufacturer Great Wall Motor has a whole host of SUVs at its Auto Expo stand, and amongst them is the Haval F5 – a Jeep Compass-sized midsize SUV.
The F5 sits on the same platform as the Haval H6, with both models havi… pic.twitter.com/CHRzeRmnBB
In addition, the rising window line and sharp shoulder line lend it a sportier look. It has a sloping roofline. It features LED tail-lights and ‘Haval’ lettering running across it. The brand new SUV is fitted with dual exhaust ports and a faux splitter at the rear. Its interior is neatly designed with the centre console angled towards the driver. The Haval F5 is powered by a 1.5-litre, turbo-direct injection petrol engine that produces 166hp and 285Nm of torque. It is equipped with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic and a 6-speed manual is also available.
There's always a lot to look forward to when it comes to Auto Expo 2020 and we are always excited to see new brands coming to India. This year is no different. Great Wall Motors (GWM) is all set..https://t.co/2ZmLmdkReK— Prabhat Mishra (@Prabhat_M_) February 5, 2020
Great Wall will be the second vehicle manufacturer from China to enter the Indian vehicle market after SAIC Motor Corp-owned MG Motor India. The Hebei-based Great Wall Motors announced a major development in the Indian vehicle market last month. They are acquiring the Talegaon-based vehicle manufacturing of American vehicle maker General Motors.