Hongqi is Chinese automaker FAW’s luxurious division and it’s identified for creating some somewhat placing wanting autos, like this very daring wanting E115 electrical SUV. Nicely, now it’s performed it once more, this time with a smaller automobile, the E111 electrical sedan.
The E111 appears like your typical trendy sedan from most angles – the aspect profile is about as typical because it will get and whereas the rear mild cluster design is definitely attention-grabbing, it’s not one thing we haven’t seen earlier than. The identical can’t be mentioned of the entrance, although, which options very uncommon lights – they’re all simply slivers of LEDs, a few of that are simply daytime working lights, others the precise headlight half that illuminates the street forward.
And since that is an EV, it doesn’t want a grille per se, so designers wanted to fill that house with some design to maintain it from wanting monotonous (though, come to think about it, that will have been exhausting to realize with these lights). Between its peculiar lights and the fake grille, this automotive’s entrance fascia appears just like the face of an alien in a sci-fi film – it’s not dangerous wanting, it simply takes a little bit of getting used to.
Below the sheetmetal, CarNewsChina tells us this automotive rides on a brand new bespoke EV platform, it has a 2,990 mm (117.7-inch) wheelbase and it’s motivated by a 190 horsepower electrical motor driving the entrance wheels. Vary is a claimed 450 km (280 miles) in keeping with the NEDC cycle.