This is the new Lynk & Co 09 five-seater SUV. It will officially launch on June 15. Currently, the car is available in 6-seater and 7-seater models. The five-seater adds a new exterior color called Deep Sea Blue, but its design remains unchanged from the current models. When launched, it will compete with the Li L7 and Wey Lanshan SUVs.
The 09 is Lynk & Co brand’s flagship SUV, available in multiple variants, based on the SPA architecture. On October 20, six variants were launched with a price range of 265,900 – 370,900 RMB (37,100 – 51,700 USD).
Positioned as a large SUV, the size of the car is 5042/1977/1780mm, and the wheelbase is 2984mm. The standard volume of the trunk is 691L and can be increased to up to 1522L after the rear seats are folded down. In terms of appearance, the Lynk & Co 09 blackens the B and C pillars to create a suspended roof effect. The car runs on ten-spoke rims.
The overall interior design is consistent with the current model. It has a flat-bottomed three-spoke steering wheel, a 12.3-inch full LCD instrument panel, a 12+6-inch Lynk-Mate dual-screen, a 12.8-inch full-color HUD, and two 1.4-inch knob screens.
Other interior configurations include seat heating, ventilation, and massage, an air purification system, automatic cockpit cleaning, a panoramic sunroof, 19-color ambient lights, and a 14-speaker Bose audio system. In addition, the interior only has two rows and it certainly looks spacious. The rear row has a central armrest. air-conditioning outlets, and two cup holders.
Lastly, the new Lynk & Co 09 provides two powertrain options. The first option is a 2.0T turbocharged engine + 48V light hybrid system, outputting 187 kW and 350 Nm, and mated to an 8AT. The second option is a 2.0T turbocharged engine that outputs 382 kW and 844 Nm, mated to a 3-speed DHT. The CLTC pure electric cruising range is 190 km.