After the Beijing Auto Show last year, SINGULATO iS6 appeared again at 2019 Shanghai Auto Show. SINGULATO iS6 is the first pure electric SUV model from this brand, it is positioned in a mid-to-large size all-electric crossover, SINGULATO iS6 debuted in 2017, official claimed to be mass delivered in 2018, later SINGULATO delayed delivery time within 2019.
In terms of external dimensions, SINGULATO iS6 measures at 4900mm, 1950mm, 1750mm, and wheelbase of 2960mm. In all current medium-sized SUV, SINGULATO iS6 is relatively larger, it is even larger than the current hot-selling model Toyota Highland in China market.
In terms of appearance, the biggest highlight of SINGULATO iS6 is the suicide door design, which is a very rare design in the current China market. The side lines give a soft impression to the eyes.
The most interesting part in front face is the narrow LED display, it can display the badge and some other information according to the needs of the owner.
The tail of the new car has a sharp edge. The taillights feature a popular light bar, it is also equipped with a slender LED screen that echoes the display in front face.
SINGULATO iS6 features a 19-inch two-color aluminum alloy rim, the five-spoke shape looks simple and beautiful. The suspension is front double wishbone independent suspension, rear suspension is a multi-link independent suspension.
SINGULATO iS6 uses a hidden door handle, it will automatically pop up when the driver takes the key and approaches the car.
The interior is slightly retro, it is wrapped in full leather.
There is a mechanical knob under the center control panel. The highlight on the knob is the fingerprint recognition function, which preserves the privacy of the system and ensures the security of the system.
Highlights of interior design: 12.3-inch digital dashboard in 5 theme modes, 15.6-inch central control screen in 4 theme modes, Infinity professional audio.
Like the other new EVs, it will also feature autopilot functions (official claimed it will support 12 ADAS functions and can be upgraded by OTA), voice control, interoperability of mobile phones, smart hardware and smart homes
SINGULATO iS6 is powered by a pure motor drive system with maximum power of 260 kw (348 hp) and maximum torque of 580 Nm. The NEDC range will be up to 248miles(400 km), it is available in both rear and four-wheel drive versions. Charging mode supports fast charging and slow charging.
As a brand-new Internet vehicle model, it is necessary to have some elements of gimmicks. So many high-tech functions are really modish, but it is really hard to say if it is easy to use, we have to wait till the really massive production to make a final conclusion.
SINGULATO is the smart electric car brand under ZHICHEAUTO Technology Co., Ltd, the headquarters of SINGULATO is located in Beijing, China. It is an innovative Internet company founded in December 2014. The company’s business scope covers new energy vehicles, smart car systems, car networking services and solutions based on big data and cloud computing, and investment in innovative technology products. Since the establishment of SINGULATO, it has completed 6 rounds of financing, and the accumulated financing amount exceeds 7 billion RMB.
Shen Haijun, the founder of SINGULATO, has been a successful entrepreneur before the establishment of SINGULATO. On the resume, there are also the vice president of Kingsoft Group, the president of Kingsoft Security and the vice president of Qihoo 360. He is one of the few newcomers to the so-called EV maker new force, who worked long hours around the first batch of Internet tycoons. Out of recognition and optimism about smart and new energy vehicles, Shen Haijun turned from an angel investor to a startup boss, the owner of SINGULATO.
On March 9th, 2016, ZHICHE AUTO held a press conference and released the brand of SINGULATO;
SINGULATO ‘s first intelligent pure electric production model – SINGULATO iS6 preview version debuted on April 13, 2017, with a price range of 200,000 to 300,000 yuan
On January 15th, 2018, SINGULATO U.S.A Research & Innovation Center (SRIC) was officially established. Singular Auto has completed the construction of the R&D system of “two countries and four places”. That is to set up the ” SINGULATO Automotive Intelligent System R&D Center” in Beijing, the ” SINGULATO Vehicle Research Institute” in Shanghai, the ” SINGULATO Automobile Intelligent New Energy Automobile Industrial Park” in Tongling, Anhui, China, and the establishment of SRIC in Silicon Valley, USA.