After creating two official Facebook fan pages for the Tigo 8 Pro and Omoda 5Chery Malaysia has now done the same for the Tigo 7 Pro. As reported last December, the Chinese car brand will be making a return to Malaysia, although we are still awaiting the launch of one of the three models mentioned.
Measuring 4500mm long, 1842mm wide, 1746mm high and with a wheelbase of 2670mm, the Tiggo 7 Pro is larger than the Omoda 5 which is 4400mm long and has a wheelbase of 2630mm. However, it is smaller than the three-row Tiggo 8 Pro which has an overall length of 4,722 and a wheelbase of 2,710mm.
The Tiggo 7 Pro is front-wheel drive and available with two turbocharged four-cylinder engines. The first is a 1.5-litre unit developing 150bhp and 230Nm of torque, with drive transmitted via a virtual nine-speed CVT. In its standard form, the 1.5T has a combined fuel consumption of 6.8 l/100 km, but the engine can also be fitted with a 48-volt mild hybrid system for 5.8 l/100 km.
The other mill is a 1.6-litre direct-injected mill with 197 PS and 290 Nm which is mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission instead, and this setup allows for a rated fuel consumption of 6.6 l/100km.
Depending on the market, the Tiggo 7 Pro’s available equipment list includes remote engine start, power front seats with driver’s side memory, “self-cleaning” dual-zone climate control with ionizer and air quality sensor. , a cloud-based infotainment system with karaoke mode, voice control, over-the-air software updates, panoramic sunroof and eight-speaker Sony audio system.
In China, there’s a more premium version called the Tiggo 7 Plus, which sits above the standard Tiggo 7 and features restyled bumpers, a slightly upgraded interior, dual 12.3-inch screens, and an upgraded system. infotainment that runs on Chery’s Lion 4.0 operating system. with Baidu CarLife and Apple CarPlay.
When it comes to safety and driver aids, the Tiggo 7 Pro offers things like autonomous emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane centering assist, blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, speed limit assist, door opening warning, park assist, automatic high beams, six airbags and stability control.
The Tiggo 7 Pro is a C-segment SUV with five seats that rivals others in the class like the Proton X70, Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, Hyundai Tucson, Kia Sportage, Peugeot 3008 , the Nissan X-Trail and the Subaru. Forest. Can’t wait to be there?
GALLERY: Chery Tiggo 7 Pro