Guangzhou Trumpchi to get 1.8 power in China
Published on May 2, 2011 by Tycho de Feyter
The Guangzhou Auto Trumpchi sedan debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show in December 2010. The only engine available was a a 2.0. That however will change soon when a 1.8 hits the market. The new engine is expected within two months.
Power: 140hp and 161nm. To compare, the 2.0: 150hp and 183nm. The Trumpchi 2.0 costs between 122.800 yuan and 189.800 yuan. Price of the 1.8 will start around 100.000 yuan.
The Guangzhou Trumpchi is based on the Alfa 166 platform. Guangzhou Auto bought the platform from Fiat in 2007.