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2012 Chery J3

2012-11-28 15:02
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ENGINE
Displacement: 1597cc
Max power 87kW @ 6150rpm
Max torque: 147Nm@ 4500rpm
Fuel type: petrol

TRANSMISSION
Type: 5-speed manual

PERFORMANCE
Acceleration 0-100km/h: 12.3sec
Maximum speed: 183km/h
Fuel consumption: 7.7 litres/100km (combined)
CO2 emissions: 183g/km

DIMENSIONS
Overall length x width x height (mm): 4282 x 1792 x 1467
Wheelbase: 2550mm
Minimum ground clearance: 127mm

CAPACITIES
Passengers: 5
Fuel tank: 57 litres
Cargo volume: Seats up 350 litres

STEERING
Type: Rack and pinion
Minimum turning radius: 10.9m

BRAKES
Anti-lock: Yes

SUSPENSION
Front: MacPherson strut with stabiliser bar
Rear: Multi-link with stabiliser bar

WHEELS & TYRES

Wheels: Aluminium alloy
Tyres: 205/55R16V

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