The new Landwind X5 SUV was launched on the Chinese auto market on January 4 2013 and is names after his big brother the BMW X5.
The price will start around 100.000 yuan. Power comes from a 2.0 turbo with 180hp and 250nm.
Gearbox news now! Landwind said at the Guangzhou show that the X5 was equipped with a for China rather revolutionary 8-speed automatic. At launch however the X5 will be only available with a 6-speed manual. The 8-speed auto will be launched at some time mid-2013. Landwind said earlier on the X5 with the 8-speed would cost around 150.000 yuan. A naturally aspirated 2.0 will be launched in late 2013, bringing the price down to some 90.000 yuan. Size: 4568/1855/1680, wheelbase is 2660.
Below you may find a summary of Landwind Automobiles and my personal rating from the Shanghai Autoshow 2013:
|Price Class||middle segment|
|Price starting at||12,000 €|
|Target Audience||lower class|
|Design||Rating 1 (low) – 10 (high)|
You can download my summary of the Shanghai Autoshow 2013 under the following link for free.