SAIC ROEWE eRX5 PHEV SUV
Roewe unveiled the SAIC ROEWE eRX5 PHEV SUV at the Guangzhou in November 2016. The “R” stand for “super internet” and “X” for SUV, while the “e” stands for the EV component. Roewe partnered with Alibaba to create the ROEWE RX5 as the world’s first mass-produced connected car. The software runs on Alibaba’s YunOS operating system. Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, unveiled the car in July 2016. The Alibaba Connected Car will have its own Internet ID, not needing WiFi or GPS services, enabling it to connect and identify drivers through their smartphones and wearables. The RX5 has four cameras providing it 360° vision and will be voice controlled. The eRX5 is a five-door five-seat vehicle.
2016 to present
ROEWE eRX5 PHEV SUV
12kWh – Lithium-Ion battery
e range 37mi / 60km at constant 60km/h
Combined mileage – 406mi / 650km
Fuel Consumption – 1.6l over 100km
Engine 1.5T L4
Max Horsepower 169 Ps
Max Power 124kW
Max Torque 250N.m
30kW electric motor (41hp)
Peak Torque – 704N.m
Battery Warranty 8 years or 120,000km
Front Wheel Drive
Level 2 Charging – 3 hours
Length – 4545mm
Width – 1855mm
Height – 1719mm
Curb Weight 1730kg
Top Speed 125mph / 200km/h
YunOS system equipped
MSRP before incentives around $40,000 before incentives
SAIC ROEWE eRX5 PHEV SUV SALES
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