The Bestune T33, an all-new small SUV from First Auto Works(FAW), officially listed in China yesterda (August 3), The new car has launched total of 12 models, with price range of 69,800-99,800 yuan (~US$10,059 – US$14,383) in China market.
Regarding to the all-new Bestune T33, it is actually the replacement model of Bestune X40, we have reported in many times since it exposed in China. (Check here more news about Bestune T33 by ChinaPEV.com).
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Bestune T33 Highlights:
Appearance: a younger design style
The appearance of Bestune T33 adopts its family-style design, the overall is very young, which is in line with the current design trend, especially in the front end, the dot-matrix grille is matched with narrow all-LED headlights and vertically placed daytime running lights, which look quite three-dimensional and stylish.
Bestune T33 has a length/width/height of 4330/1780/1680mm and wheelbase of 2600mm. The body size is also competitive in small SUV models. In addition, according to the information currently available, the car will be equipped with 215/55 R17 or 235/45 R18 size tires depending on the configuration.
Interior: design is worthy of recognition / rich configuration in base model
In terms of interiors, Bestune T33 adheres to the design concept of “ring, thin, light and hanging”. The large area of the center console and the door panel is wrapped with leather material, and the silver chrome material is used for decoration, which improves the quality.
The new car features a three-spoke flat-bottomed steering wheel with chrome finishes that look very nice. In addition, the new car also uses a scientific and technological full LCD 3D naked eye dashboard and 10.25-inch central control LCD screen, but also equipped with D-Life 4.0 intelligent network connection system, the system’s “virtual assistant” YOMI can also be customized in advance.
Bestune T33 is equipped with D-Life 4.0 intelligent network connection system to achieve hundreds of kinds of intelligent electrical interconnection and mutual control. “Virtual Assistant” YOMI will also be used again (Check here the Xiaomi AI system on Bestune T77), the world’s first “private language customization” function: YOMI can complete the action by issuing an instruction, and can train YOMI according to preferences, completely private customization.
Power and suspension: 1.6L naturally aspirated engine + 5MT or 6AT gearbox / rear torsion beam type non-independent suspension
In terms of power, Bestune T33 is powered by a 1.6-liter naturally aspirated engine with maximum power of 114 ps, matching a 5-speed manual and a 6-speed AT transmission. Such power configuration is not so bright at present, but the post-maintenance cost of the 1.6L. The front McPherson / rear torsion beam suspension is also the mainstream and common in the segment of Chinese brand models.