On November 10, Changan Lantuozhe pickup opened for pre-sale in the Chinese market, the pre-sale price range of the new pickup is 99,900-153,900 yuan. Among them, the pre-sale range of the Blue Whale gasoline version is 99,900-153,900 yuan, and the pre-sale range of the diesel version is 106,900-138,900 yuan. This is an all-new pickup truck owned by Changan Automobile. The power will also be equipped with a new generation of Blue Whale 2.0T engine.
In terms of appearance, the overall shape is fashionable and tough, the design of the front face is inspired by Omega, the hexagonal grille is decorated with a three-dimensional thick frame, and the middle grille is designed in a horizontal lattice type, and is matched with the V-shaped logo of Changan Auto. There is also a bar-type light group above the grille. In addition, the new car will also launch an off-road version, which has the word “PRO” on the grille and the rear cargo door, and is equipped with off-road tires, black roof racks, etc., and also supports optional winches.
On the side of the body, the new pickup adopts the standard double-row body structure of the pickup model. The front and rear fenders are matched with thick black wheel eyebrows slightly protruding from the body, forming a wide-body visual experience. In terms of body size, the new car will provide two body structures, the long-axis version and the standard-axis version. The length, width and height of the long-axis version are respectively 5600/1930 (1945)/1875mm, and the size of the rear cargo box is 1850/1595/500mm, ground clearance 230mm; standard axle version body length, width and height are 5350/1930 (1945)/1875mm, cargo box size is 1600/1595/500mm, approach angle 28 degrees, departure angle 26 degrees, ground clearance 225mm.
At the rear of the car, the new car adopts a vertical layout of the smoked black taillight group design, and the rear surround is integrated with a thick pedal that looks very sturdy. In addition, the new car also adds a luggage rack above the roof, high-mounted brake lights are embedded above the rear window glass, and the interior of the rear cargo box is also sprayed with anti-wear material, making the new car more durable.
For the interior, Lantuozhe pickup only adopts a dual-screen design with a full LCD instrument panel connected to a 12.3-inch central control multimedia display. It has a pickup version of Changan’s latest generation of vehicle-engine system built in, and uses an 8-core MT 8666 chip to support 540-degree panoramic images. In addition, the new car is also equipped with a three-spoke multi-function steering wheel and an electronic shift mechanism.
In terms of power, the new pickup is equipped with a new generation of Blue Whale 2.0T turbocharged four-cylinder gasoline engine with a maximum power of 233 horsepower (171 kilowatts) and a maximum torque of 390 Nm. The transmission system is matched with ZF’s 8-speed automatic transmission. There is also an optional four-wheel drive system that supports 5 driving modes. In addition, the new car also adopts the suspension structure of the front double wishbone type and the rear five-link type, which enhances the driving experience of the pickup model.