Spy photos: the Changan Eado XT, the engine 1.5 TGDI is on the way

Changan Automobile is one of the biggest chinese manufacturers and the Eado one of their models star. The sophisticated modern design of this sedan, along with a very complete equipment and the latest engines -including an electric version – have allowed him to be placed among the first positions of the ranking of the top-selling cars in China in 2015.

, The saloon asian account with a variant hatchback, Eado XT, born to attract the younger audience thanks to its sporty style. Such is the confidence of the brand with headquarters in Chongqing in this model, which is also have been exported to several markets of Latin america, and even was raised to take him to Europe, an idea that seems to have been frozen for the time being.

Its range is composed only by an atmospheric petrol engine of 1.6 liters and 125 HP but will soon increase. In these spy photos taken in the south of Spain we can see a unit of Changan Eado XT conducting the latest tests development of a new more powerful engine which will give the sports personality of the model.


The anagram TGDI on the front flap evidence the reason for the tests

this Is the new petrol engine 1.5 turbo direct injection, the same that has just released the crossover Changan CS75. The propellant 1.5 TGDI develops 170 HP and uses technology Blue Core, the name that has been given the chinese brand to your various systems that maximize the efficiency of its mechanics.

In the images obtained by our photographer spy it is clear that with respect to the 1.6 this variant turbo Eado XT does not seem to enjoy the aesthetic changes and have therefore dispensed with the camouflage. His presentation will take place throughout 2017 and will be first in the market of the asian giant before being available in other countries.