This is the 2023 Jetour Dasheng i-DM, a sporty compact PHEV SUV for the Chinese car market. Three models were launched with a price range of 149,900 – 169,900 RMB (21,600 – 24,500 USD). Most notably, the new car has a VtoL mobile power station that supports power up to 3kW, in which the vehicle is used as a mobile electricity supply to power items such as household appliances.
Positioned as a compact SUV, the size of the Jetour Dasheng i-DM is 4590x1900x1690mm, with a 2720mm wheelbase. The car is available in six exterior colors: black, white, blue, phantom grey, moonlight grey, and green. In terms of appearance, the sharply cut lines, popular pop-out door handles, and the large 19-inch alloy wheels enhance the sportiness of the car.
The front features a split-headlight design and a frameless grille with scaly elements that protrudes into the car’s body.
The rear features a Y-shape taillight design, a roof spoiler, and four exhaust outlets.
Jetour Dasheng i-DM is equipped with a 1.5T engine and a 3-speed DHT gearbox hybrid system, with a maximum power of 240 kW and a peak torque of 545 Nm. The battery capacity is 19.27kwh. It has a WLTC fuel consumption of 1.7L/100km, a WLTC pure electric cruising range of 80 km, and a comprehensive cruising range of 1,000 km. The car is available in front-wheel drive.
The interior adopts a minimalist design. Three interior color schemes are offered: blue and white, gray and white, and black and red. It comes standard with a 15.6-inch large central control screen, an 8-inch LCD instrument panel, and a head-up display. There are minimal physical buttons on the dashboard or center console.
In terms of safety, a level 2 driving assistance system is available with features including a 540° panoramic visual parking assist that is realized with a rear radar and adaptive cruise control. Other features include remote start, keyless entry, and wireless charging on the center console.
When is it coming to US market? PHEV autos are the future here, for sure 🙂