The BAIC X25 comes to Chile: Aires Mercedes and affordable price

The chinese company BAIC intends to continue growing in the chilean market thanks to the introduction of the X25, a vehicle halfway between a crossover and a minivan.

baic-x2517Ttaking into account what you sell other vehicles of the same type in Chile, the forecast of BAIC about 80 units monthly may seem conservative but do not forget that firms of chinese origin still does not have a weight that is particularly high in this country.

The X25 has been developed in China in collaboration with the partner of the firm, Mercedes-Benz, and hence their appearance remember in excess of the previous Class B. What is most surprising is that lands with seven years warranty or 150,000 km, something that should reassure users worried more about the reliability.

baic-x2516The range of the X25 is formed by two variants associated to the same gasoline engine with 1.5 liters and 114 HP) power. It has front-wheel drive and is mated to a manual gearbox of five speeds, although in a few months will join a option with automatic gearbox.

The trim levels are named as Comfort and Elite. The first includes dual airbags, ABS, ISOFIX, power steering, air conditioning, electric windows in all four doors, lock with remote, electric mirrors, sensor parking, fog lights, sound system, USB, roof bars, alloy wheels and alarm.

baicx25The most complete Elite adds a complete multimedia computer with a touch screen of seven inches, Smart Link, rear view camera, electric sunroof, multifunction steering wheel lined in leather, rear-view mirrors heated folding, bluetooth, daytime running lights and other small details.

The prices recommended are the following:

  • BAIC X25 1.5 i 16v 114 HP Comfort 7.390.000 pesos (10.707$)
  • BAIC X25 1.5 i 16v 114 HP Elite 7.990.000 pesos (11.576$)