Leapmotor’s new concept car was announced, and the real car will be unveiled at the 2019 Shanghai Auto Show. It is planned to be launched by the end of 2020. The new car is a crossover SUV model, it is the second product from Leapmotor. The first one is the Leapmotor S01, a pure electric sports car.
Leapmotor’s newly announced C platform concept car is a cross-border sports car. The enclosed front face, short front and rear suspension design highlights the electric vehicle identity, the double waistline design is layered and further enhances the sense of movement. The new car is equipped with large-sized wheels, large skylights and through-type taillights, which makes the car look more futuristic and also a favorite design for consumers.
In terms of power, Leapmotor C platform concept car adopts pure electric drive, the NEDC cruising range will exceed 310miles(500km). It will carry Leapmotor’s independently developed intelligent driving with L3 level automatic driving function.
About LEAPMOTOR & S01
In January 2019, S01, the first model of Leapmotor, was officially launched in Beijing. S01 is positioned to a small sports car, a cost performance vehicle, price starts only at 109,900RMB(USD16,352) end at 149,900RMB(USD22,300) after government’s subsidy. Although it is very cheap price, S01 carries many black tech, such as Face recognition startup, Intelligent interconnection system + remote control, intelligent parking system + intelligent driving assistance system, intelligent comfort configuration, vein recognition unlocking, advanced intelligent driving assistance system, face recognition exclusive ID adaptive configuration system, S01 has 22 high-precision sensing devices to support Level 2.5 intelligent driving, and can be upgraded to Level 3 intelligent driving function through OTA online in the future. 0-100 km/h acceleration time recorded at 6.9s. There are two versions of cursing range: 186miles(300km) and 236miles(380km).
LEAPMOTOR is an innovative intelligent electric vehicle company jointly invested by Zhejiang Dahua Technology and its main founders. Founded in 2015, LEAPMOTOR is headquartered in Hangzhou, China. LEAPMOTOR’s business scope covers intelligent electric vehicle design, R&D, intelligent driving, motor electronic control, battery system development, and cloud computing-based car networking solutions.
LEAPMOTOR always adheres to the independent research and development of core technology, it is committed to creating a high-quality, international, global, mainstream smart electric vehicle brand with independent core technology.
Zhu Jiangming, chairman of LEAPMOTOR, repeatedly stressed that LEAPMOTOR’s vehicle is made by IT engineers, LEAPMOTOR wants to design and manufacture smart electric vehicles as electronic products.