Haima S5 goes Turbo in China
Published on October 15, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter
The Haima S5 SUV will get a turbocharged 1.5 liter petrol engine under the bonnet. The Haima S5 1.5T will be launched on the China car market later this month. The new engine has an output of 163hp and 223nm and will be mated to a CVT. The 1.5 turbo won’t be available with a manual or an automatic.
The Haima S5 was launched in April. Only engine so far is a naturally aspirated 1.6 petrol with 120hp and 160nm, mated to a five-speed manual gearbox. Price starts at 89.800 yuan and ends at 113.800 yuan. The new 1.5 turbo is significantly more powerful and will be priced in the 110.000-130.000 range.