Jaima C8 2019 – Chinese crossover, copying Hyundai Santa Fe
The new Chinese crossover Haima C8 / C8-Haima is publicly presented on June 15, 2019 and is preparing to enter the Chinese market, July 8, this year. Haima C8 review 2019-2020 – news, photos and videos, price and full technical specifications of the new compact crossover, built on the latest HMGA (Haima Global Architecture) "cart", whose predecessor in 2018 served as the Haima SG00 prototype, is surprisingly similar to the Korean crossover Hyundai Santa Fe new generation.
The new Chinese crossover Haima C8 is equipped with a gasoline 1.6-liter 195-horsepower turbocharged engine in the company with 6 manual transmissions or 6 automatic transmissions, it is offered in China at a price of 86-130 thousand yuan (800-1209 thousand conventional units).
Haima’s Chinese brand of used automobile corporation, FAW Group, has been present in the current market, and the Haima M3 sedan and Haima 7 crossover have been introduced. But in 2016, the brand has gone out of business recently due to low demand for its products. So the new crossover Jaime C8, the word has become the flagship of the brand, in all likelihood, will not appear on many roads.
The Haima C8 serial crossover looks exactly like the Haima SG00 concept, which caused a lot of criticism because of its clearly not original design, copied from the Korean Hyundai Santa Fe crossover (front) and the French Peugeot 3008 SUV (stern design). However, there were no sanctions against Hyundai and Peugeot, and the new Chinese crossover will be put into mass production.
The exterior design of the body of the new Haim C8 crossover can be called bright, stylish and progressive. The location of the car flaunts a stylish illuminated pillar on two levels, a large grille and massive bumpers, complemented by a bright aerodynamic body kit.
The new Chinese crossover looks like sculptures created by the hands of a great master. In the presence of the original trunk lid, luxurious LED chandelier lighting and an overall brutal bumper, complemented by vertical sections of fog lights and trapezoid exhaust tips.
The side of the body of the new Haim crossover does not look as solid and bright, both in front and behind the car, but the stylish details are as it is: a domed roof rests on a floating C-pillar, inflated fender and door surfaces, mirrors on support legs, round wheel arches are filled with 19-inch wheels (alloy wheels with a large number of spokes and tires 225/55 R19 convenience).
- The external dimensions of the body of the Haima C8 2019-2020 will be 4565 mm long, 1850 mm wide, and 1682 mm high and a wheelbase of 2700 mm.
The interior of the new Chinese compact crossover, and the new model looks modern and stylish. The Arsenal has a multifunctional steering wheel with a thick rim cut from the bottom, a digital instrument panel, a massive front panel with original ventilation vents and a 12-inch color multimedia system display, climate control, sports front seats with pronounced lateral support, leather trim and a lot of electronics.
For the new crossover, adaptive cruise control, a hill descent assistant, a rear-view camera or an all-round viewing system, a monitoring system for blind spots of mirrors, a system for keeping the car in a lane, a drive mode with three prescribed modes (Sport, ECO and snow) are offered.
In the arsenal of the new Haima C8 crossover, there is not only a comfortable, roomy and cozy interior, but a fairly roomy luggage compartment that can hold up to 840 liters behind the rear seats (when loaded under the ceiling).
Specifications Jaime C8 2019-2020
The new Khaima C8 crossover rests on the latest HMGA (Haim Global Architecture) modular platform with fully independent front (MacPherson) and rear (multi-link) suspension, which makes the new Khaima C5 a second-generation SUV. The default drive is on the front wheels, and the full one doesn’t even cost extra.
From the start of sales, under the hood of the Haima C8 crossover, a powerful gasoline four-cylinder turbocharged 1.6 turbo engine (195 hp 293 Nm) is paired with a 6 manual transmission or a 6 automatic transmission is available for a fee.
The manufacturer also announces the release of a new model and a hybrid power plant consisting of a 1.2 Turbo gasoline engine and an electric motor.