Shanghai (Gasgoo)- As of April 22, SERES, the EV unit of Chongqing Sokon Business Group (Sokon), has acquired over 3,000 orders for the SERES “Huawei Good Choice” SF5, a REEV (range-extended electrical automobile) mannequin utilizing many Huawei’s applied sciences, solely two days after the presale kicked off.
SERES “Huawei Good Choice” SF5; photograph credit score: Huawei
On the Auto Shanghai 2021, Sokon and Huawei solid a partnership to hold out cooperation on automotive applied sciences, merchandise and gross sales channels, and revealed the SERES “Huawei Good Choice” SF5, which will probably be out there in Huawei flagship shops throughout China.
“This thrilling announcement units a precedent for each the buyer electronics business and the brand new vitality automobile business,” commented Richard Yu, Govt Director, CEO of the Client Enterprise Group, Huawei. “Sooner or later, we won’t solely present main good automotive options to assist companions construct higher clever autos, but additionally assist them promote these autos via our retail community throughout China.”
Outfitted with HUAWEI DriveONE Three-in-One Electrical Drive, the brand new range-extended SUV gives flexibility for customers, with a NEDC-rated vary of 180 km in pure electrical mode to fulfill the wants of each day metropolis commuters, and a mixed vary of over 1,000 km in prolonged vary mode for lengthy distance vacationers.
Furthermore, the mannequin is powered by HUAWEI HiCar options the allow customers to seamlessly swap between their cell phone purposes and the car-mounted central management panel. The system also can join the automotive to some dwelling home equipment like air conditioner, electrical curtain and lighting.
The brand new SF5 comes with two variants, together with a single-motor choice priced at 216,800 yuan ($33,380) and a dual-motor one retailing at 246,800 yuan ($38,000). Ranging from April 21, customers can go to the REEV mannequin at Huawei’s flagship shops in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Chengdu and Hangzhou first, and resolve whether or not they wish to place orders after having check drives.