The Shanhai Cannon pickup truck was launched at the 2022 Guangzhou Auto Show. The car is available in gasoline and diesel versions. The gasoline version is available for 258,800 – 301,800 RMB (37,500 – 43,700 USD), and diesel for 228,800 – 248,800 RMB (33,100 – 36,000 USD). Based on GWM’s new P71 body-on-frame pickup truck platform, Shanhai is the most luxurious truck in the Cannon series, also known as the Poer or Pao series.
A 3.0L turbocharged V6 engine powers the Shanhai Cannon gasoline version, offering a 260 kW and 500 Nm output. The pickup uses a 9-speed automatic transmission. The diesel version is powered by a 2.4T engine with a 135 kW and 480 Nm output. Its maximum thermal efficiency is 42%.
The Performance version follows the standard version’s design line. Only it added more off-road components, such as a front winch, wading hose, and rear cargo rack. The new version has a black front center mesh, black rims, fixed side sills, black gantry, 18-inch off-road AT tires, and K-MAN nitrogen shock absorbers.
The interior of the latest version features a 12.3-inch full LCD instrument panel and a 14.6-inch center control screen. The Performance drivers can rely on HWA high-speed pilot-assisted driving features, including adaptive cruise control, automatic parking, front and rear driving record, 360 HD surround view, etc.
The Performance version continues to be powered by a 3.0L V6 turbocharged engine with a 48V light hybrid system. The engine has a maximum power of 260kW and a maximum torque of 500N-m. The powertrain uses a longitudinal 9-speed automatic transmission. It has a BorgWarner 4A+LOCK four-wheel drive system. The front/rear axle electronically controlled differential lock, with standard, sport, economy, snow, mud, sand, and three terrain modes. The vehicle’s minimum ground clearance is 239mm. The maximum wading depth is 900mm..