This is reported by the Chinese media referring to representatives of the revived brand. Harbinger SUV show in March 2016 at a special event. Judging by the spy photos appeared later, seemingly serial BX5 of the prototype is virtually identical.
concept length is 4483 mm, width – 1876 mm, height – 1677 mm, the size of the wheelbase of 2 685 mm. Dimensions trademark cross, likely to be the same. Borgward BX5 prototype was equipped with all-wheel drive system, the 1.4 petrol turbo engine capacity of 143 hp and an electric motor with a return of 115 hp Transmission – semidiapazonny "robot" with two clutches.
It is expected, the serial hybrid SUV will retain the setting. In addition, the model can also get a turbocharged petrol engine of 1.8 liters, an outstanding 190 hp This engine will be combined with a six-speed manual transmission.
Recall, the German Borgward group was founded in 1919, the company ceased to exist in 1961 th. The 2014th brand Borgvard revived, with the participation of Chinese capital – the brand has become a partner BAIC Corporation.
At this point in the line of the brand, there is only one production model – a crossover BX7. While the car is sold only in China, where he established his production. In the near future Borgward intends to enter the markets of Latin America, Europe, the revived brand will begin to conquer in 2017.
As previously reported, will soon rise on the conveyor third SUV Borgward – this will be a cross-coupe, created based on the concept Projekt BX6 TS.