All-New Beijing BJ60 Made Debut, One More Competitor of TANK 500?


On June 1, the Beijing BJ60 officially ushered in its debut. The new car is a new mid-to-large SUV under Beijing Off-Road brand (it is a brand of BAIC), sitting between BJ40 and BJ80. The appearance adopts a new design, the interior is also very technological. The power combination will be a 2.0T+48V e-motor. The all-new SUV will also adopt a structure of a non-load-bearing body and independent suspension. Price range is expected to be at 200,000 – 350,000yuan in the Chinese market.

In the appearance part, the front face of BJ60 continues the family-style. The chrome-plated U-shaped decorative strip is actually an LED light strip, which is very recognizable after lighting. The design of the front surround is still a tough style, but compared to the previous straight-line design, the design of the Beijing BJ60 is more urban. A penetrating waistline on the side of the body highlights a good sense of strength.

Anyway, the overall outline of the BJ60 is very similar to the TANK 500 from Great Wall Motors. Maybe this is the common design of hardcore off-road vehicles.

From the side, although the new car has a strong sense of power, a large number of rounded rectangular design elements enhance its intimacy. The new car will also provide 18-20-inch wheels. In terms of body size, the new car has a length, width and height of 5040/1955/1925mm and a wheelbase of 2820mm.

In terms of interior, the new car has a good sense of technology, with a 10.25-inch LCD instrument and HUD in front of the four-spoke multi-function steering wheel, and a 12.8-inch central control screen with built-in intelligent voice, ATS driving interface, multimedia entertainment system, navigation. In addition, it also supports FOTA upgrade of the whole vehicle. The bottom of the central control screen is equipped with a 1.92-inch push-start button screen, which supports switching of functions such as time, weather, ATS, and AI portrait voice. In addition, it also has a car driving recorder and an off-road fans App.

The car supports 5-seat/7-seat layouts. The main driver’s seat is equipped with leg rests and seat memory functions, and the front seats are equipped with 12-way power adjustment, heating, ventilation and massage functions, and have aviation headrests. The rear seats will also be equipped with ventilation, heating and massage functions. In addition, the car will also be equipped with 256-color optional ambient lights, front-row laminated glass and INFINITY 12 speakers + 1 external amplifier audio system , providing outstanding comfort.

In terms of power, the new car will be powered by a mild hybrid system consisting of a 2.0T engine + 48V e-motor, equipped with an 85L fuel tank and a 35L auxiliary fuel tank. The transmission system will be matched with an 8-speed AT gearbox, equipped with a time-sharing four-wheel-drive system, which can be electronically controlled to switch between 2H, 4H, and 4L modes, and the ATS all-terrain system supports the choice of 9 driving modes. In addition, the new car also adopts a non-load-bearing body and is equipped with front, middle, and rear differential locks, of which the transfer case can increase the torque by 2.54 times.