Produces these cars Chinese automobile corporation GAC Motor. It was her managers who decided to expand the geography of the flagship three-row GS8 SUV and the four-door GA8 at the expense of the car markets of Kuwait and Qatar. Well, the people live there for money, you see, and the Chinese flagship cars grope here for their niche. What the Chinese are starting to sell their flagship models on the car markets of other countries, particularly in the Middle East, they themselves, and probably reasonably, are considered one of the key steps, which will bring them to the world car market in a new image. This image consists of the importance of a corporation trading in the global market, which means succeeding in research and development, the production of components and the assembly and sales management of its high-end cars.
The Chinese themselves from all the tribunes say that GAC Motor long overgrown its local market and the quality of its cars is quite comparable with the world
automotive industry leaders. We flood the world markets with our machines and service centers - this is how management says GAC.
Flagship off-road GS8 and chetyrehdverka GA8 are platform-based; they are based on the modular CrossPlatform Modular Architecture architecture. This is the Italian platform Alfa Romeo, modernized in the Chinese manner, acquired by GAC Motor managers ... from Fiat. Three-row, with seven seats, the SUV stretched out only 4 m 81 cm, its width is 1 m 91 cm, the roof rises 1 m 77 cm above the ground, the distance between the axes is 2 m 80 cm. The four-door length is 5 m The width of the wheelbase is the same as that of the frogman, and a height of 1 m is 50.8 cm. The wheelbase is ten centimeters longer - 2 m 90.7 cm. Off road GAC GS8 It has a two-liter 198-hp compressor engine under the bonnet that works only with a six-speed automatic transmission. All-wheel drive SUV in all trim levels. In the list of equipment circular video review, ESP, adaptive cruise control system, panoramic roof, parking sensors and parking assistant, LEDs in a circle. "Four-door" GAC GA8 under the hood has the same thing as an SUV, the list of equipment is also almost identical. For the Chinese version of the flagship sedan, another engine is available - a 1.8-liter, 188-hp, turbocharged one.Recommended article: Renault Duster of the second generation will appear very soon
In addition, the GAC will soon show the global auto market another compact crossover GS3.