LYNK & CO 03+ High Performance Version to be Unveiled soon, Max. 250hp Claimed 0-100kmh 5.9s


Recently, we learned from the official LYNK & CO 03 performance version the LYNK & CO 03+ will be unveiled at Shenzhen-Hong Kong-Macau International Auto Show which opened on June 1. LYNK & CO 03+ is powered by a high-power version 2.0T direct injection engine with maximum power of 187kW (250hp). According to previous news, the official price of the LYNK & CO 03+ is around 250,000 yuan(~US$36,228), It will compete with Volkswagen Golf GTI after its launch.

From the official map, LYNK & CO 03+ is mainly surrounded by sports kit, including optional carbon fiber front lip, front grille, and a new style 19-inch two-tone spoke wheel, rear diffuser, carbon fiber rear spoiler, and bilateral four exhaust pipes. It is worth mentioning that LYNK & CO 03+ is optimized by the air kit, the drag coefficient is basically the same, but the maximum downforce is increased from 11kg to 40kg in max. speed, which greatly improves the stability and performance.

Body size: 4677(4692)/1840/1461mm, wheelbase: 2730mm, Curing weight: 1615kg

From the previous declaration information, LYNK & CO 03+ features 18-inch double-five-spoke rim as standard and a choice of carbon-free fiber surround + small-size rear spoiler. In addition, the new car will also be equipped with the 6 (front)+ 6 (rear) parking radar, black or body-color door handles, panoramic images and so on.

LYNK & CO 03+ is powered by JLH-4G20TDC 2.0T inline four-cylinder direct injection engine with maximum power of 187kW (250hp), it is inherited from Volvo T5 engine, the transmission system is matched with AISIN 8-speed AMT transmission and smart four-wheel drive system from BorgWarner. The new car has added track mode, 0-100km/h acceleration in track mode is only 5.9 seconds.

In addition to the high-performance LYNK & CO 03+, LYNK & CO 03 will also launch the LYNK & CO 03 TCR Road Edition, which will increase its maximum power to 257kW (344hp), with the same hardware structure as LYNK & CO 03 TCR racing car, it will be available for sale in limited quantities. The price is about 500,000 yuan(~US$72,456).