Replica of Toyota Alphard? VIAUTO released HONRI BOMA for a mini EV


In the past two years, the Chinese market for entry-level miniature new energy mobility vehicles has been extremely hot, especially since the launch of Wuling Hongguang MINIEV, with monthly sales of 30,000 to 40,000 units, more and more brands have joined this new market segment, such as the recently launched BAW Jiabao, Geely Panda Mini, Zotye Jiangnan U2

Recently, an unknown electric car manufacturer launched an electric car that is highly similar to Toyota Alphard, which has attracted everyone’s attention. Unexpectedly, a new brand named VIAUTO successfully helped Toyota Alphard achieve “Made-in-China”.

Relevant information shows that this car brand named VIAUTO is actually a newly registered brand of HONRI Automobile, a well-known low-speed electric car maker in Shandong China. Judging from the official information, the new car is named “HONRI BOMA“, and the front face is almost a replica of the front face of the Toyota Alphard.

HONRI BOMA is a regular miniature electric car, and its product positioning is consistent with Wuling Hongguang MINI EV. Therefore, while the new car has the front face of Toyota Alphard, the side adopts K-Car proportions. By referring to the models on the market, we can find that the side design of HONRI BOMA is highly similar to Nissan DAYZ and Mitsubishi eK. The new car has shark fin antennas, aluminum alloy wheels and other configurations, and the rear adopts bar-type taillight design. In terms of body size, the length, width and height of the new car are 3517/1495/1660mm respectively, and the wheelbase is 2495mm. It adopts a five-door and four-seat layout.

Entering the car, the new car adopts the mainstream design of the current market, dual screen + physical function buttons, and there are 16 storage spaces in the car. In terms of safety configuration, the new car has ABS, automatic unlocking after collision, braking force distribution system, tire pressure monitoring and other configurations. In terms of power, the new car is equipped with an electric motor with a maximum power of 30 kW and a peak torque of 84 N.m, and is equipped with two ternary lithium battery packs of 11.9 kWh and 18.5 kWh, with a cruising range of 130 kilometers and 200 kilometers respectively, the price range is 39,900 to 51,900 yuan.