Lifan X60 is a D-class crossover, produced since 2011 in Cherkessk using the large-node assembly method. Overall dimensions of the car are as follows: length - 4325 mm, width - 1790 mm, height - 1690 mm. Clearance - 179 mm. Externally, the car looks quite attractive and modern.
The exterior of the Lifan X60 is distinguished by swelling and streamlining: a large hood with a chrome grille combined with slightly slanting headlights and large wheel arches. At the back there are trapezoidal LED lights and a large fifth door. A rather spacious interior received a two-color design with a light bottom and a dark top. The finish is dominated by hard plastic.
Design torpedo borrowed from the Toyota RAV4. The backs of the back row are adjustable in angle. And if you need to increase the luggage compartment, they can be folded, getting 1170 liters of usable space with an almost flat floor. The standard trunk volume is 405 liters. Under the hood is a four-cylinder gasoline engine with variable valve timing. It has a volume of 1.8 liters.
In China, engine power is claimed to be 133 hp, and for Russia - 128 hp. The power unit is able to accelerate the car to "hundreds" in 11.2 seconds and reach a speed of up to 170 km / h. The maximum twisting moment makes 168 Nanometers at 4000 - 4200 rpm. Transmission - 5-speed manual. The drive is only forward at the moment, but the manufacturer is already working on a four-wheel-drive version of the crossover. The front suspension is McPherson, and the rear is an independent three-lever.
Lifan X60 will please consumers with the presence even in the basic configuration of ABS, EBD, parking sensor, central locking, power accessories, two airbags, halogen headlights, alloy wheels, full-size spare wheel, power steering, air conditioning and leather seats. Richer equipment complemented by heated side mirrors and driver's seat, audio system, air conditioning, alloy wheels and seat upholstery from the "leatherette". The company plans to release more expensive versions with an automatic gearbox, all-wheel drive and advanced equipment.
The Lifan X60 will compete with the Renault Duster, Chery Tiggo and Chevrolet Niva.