OREANDA-NEWS. The company Geely in the framework of the Beijing Motor Show unveiled a new compact crossover Geely Emgrand Cross (in China Emgrand GS), which is built on the basis of the concept Cross Concept. In Russia, the model will appear in 2017 and it will be produced at the facilities of Belarusian plant "BelGee". Domestic sales of Geely Emgrand Cross (Emgrand GS) in China are scheduled for May 4, 2016.

Emgrand Cross model is built on an updated version of the FE platform, which is used for many of Geely cars, in particular on Geely Emgrand EC7. Appearance of Emgrand Cross is made in the new company style of the brand, already well-known to consumers on such vehicles as the Geely GC9 and Geely NL3. The whole look of the car reflects its sporting character: bright color palette, an enlarged lower air intake, large, elongated headlamps. Interior of compact crossover Emgrand Cross distinguishes by functional instrument panel, the rich level of equipment, including the ability to synchronize with the car through the system of modern smartphones Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, keyless access and much more. It should also be noted the modern ergonomic leather seats, as well as the panoramic glass roof. As well as models Geely GC9 and Geely NL3 this crossover has a wide range of security systems: adaptive cruise control, lane control, collision avoidance and emergency braking warning.

Emgrand Cross is offered with two different powertrains: atmospheric engine capacity of 1.8 liters and a turbocharged 1.3-liter. Both engines are paired with 6-speed manual gearbox or a robotised automatic transmission with two clutches. Maximum engine power 1.3-liter is 133 hp and maximum torque of 185 Nm.