On September 21, SGMW announced that the 410km range version of the Wuling Bingo will launch on September 25 in China. The Bingo is a four-seat electric hatchback. SAIC-GM-Wuling is a car-making joint venture between SAIC, General Motors, and Wuling Motors.
At the same time, the new car has also added three exterior colors called morning glow pink, light bay green, and breeze blue.
Currently, Wuling Bingo has seven models on sale with a price range of 59,800 – 84,800 yuan (8,100 – 11,600 USD). The car is powered by a front single motor, offering two electric motor power options of 30 kW/110 Nm and 50 kW/150 Nm as well as two lithium iron phosphate battery options of 17.3 kWh and 31.9 kWh. The CLTC pure electric cruising ranges are 333 km and 203 km, respectively. The top speed is 100km/h.
In addition, the current Wuling Bingo models support three charging modes: DC charging (not available for 203 km range models), AC charging, and household sockets. It only takes 35 minutes for DC fast charging from 30% to 80% and 9.5 hours for AC slow charging from 20% to 100% for 333 km range models.
The appearance of the new version remains unchanged with its same level of cuteness and roundness. It has a size of 3950/1708/1580mm and a 2560mm wheelbase.
The new version is still powered by a single motor with a maximum power of 50 kW and a peak torque of 150 Nm. The battery information has not been revealed, however, the CLTC cruising range is increased to 410 km, according to SGMW. Under fast charging, it only takes 35 minutes to charge the battery from 30% to 80%. The top speed has increased to 130 km/h.
In August, 20,188 units of the Wuling Bingo were sold, making its cumulative sales exceeding 100,000 units.