One More Mini EV: BAW Yuanbao Launched in the Chinese Market


Electric vehicles are more and more accepted by consumers in the Chinese market, in the field of electric vehicles, small and micro cars seem to be more popular. Wuling Hongguang MiniEV, Baojun E100, E200, E300 (now Baojun KiWi EV), Chery Little Ant, Benben E-Star are ones firstly introduced to the Chinese market. the newly launched Levdeo Mengo, and Lingbox BOX are also miniature electric vehicles listed recently, now, it comes one more, the Yuan Bao mini EV from BAW (Beijing Auto Works)

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On June 28, when the Beijing Automobile Works (BAW) celebrated its 71st anniversary, it was officially announced that its BAW Yuanbao was officially launched. The new car launched a total of 4 models with a price range of 33,900-49,900 yuan. The new car is positioned as a pure electric mini-vehicle and offers two cruising ranges of 120km and 170km.

As a pure electric mini car, Yuanbao features a small square box body shape, which looks cute. Specifically, the new car adopts rounded rectangular LED headlights with a closed front grille design, giving people a simple and lovely image.

The rear adopts a polygonal taillight group, which is highly recognizable. In terms of body size, the new car has a length, width and height of 3162/1498/1585mm, a wheelbase of 2050mm and a rim size of 13 inches.

The interior design makes Yuanbao look very simple. The center console of the new car is simple in style. It is equipped with a double-spoke multi-function steering wheel and a dual-screen design. Both screens reach 10.25 inches, and the overall visual effect is outstanding. According to different configurations, the car is equipped with intelligent voice interaction, 360° panoramic image, front/rear auxiliary radar, etc.

In terms of power, the new car will be equipped with a lithium-ion power battery pack and provide two cruising ranges (unknown operating conditions), 120km and 170km respectively. At the same time, its suspension structure adopts a combination of front McPherson and rear multi-link non-independent suspension.