The LYNK&CO 01 is the first of the models of the new brand of Geely, which uses the technology of Volvo to offer a modern product with a great security. In a few weeks will debut the China and next year will come to Europe.
Por these days Geely presented in Salon Automobile de Shanghai to the final version of their model 01, a SUV that is prepared to arrive at the chinese market and later try to to conquer the american and european markets, with a proposal very closely linked to Volvo in terms of mechanical and architecture.
LYNK&CO has its headquarters in the city of Gothenburg in Sweden and shares with Volvo, the architecture and the mechanical base. The compact SUV is based on the modular platform CMA Volvo and she shares with the models of the Swedish brand’s new three-cylinder engine and 1.5 liter recently released by Volvo, which is combined with a electric motor, to obtain both a hybrid and hybrid plug-in. The engine may be associated with a change six-speed manual or automatic seven relations with a double clutch.
The endowment will include the elements of active and passive safety present in the models of Volvo, including pedestrian detection with emergency braking autonomous, warning of frontal collision, adaptive cruise control, detection of objects in blind spot, lane keeping, etc., in Addition shall have a system of information and entertainment with touch screen of ten inches, with access to the internet and great connectivity possibilities, thanks to the covenant sealed withMicrosoft, Alibaba and Ericsson.
The Lynk & Co 01 has been designed for studies with headquarters in Gothenburg, Los Angeles, Shanghai and Barcelona, with the double purpose of attempting to attract a global audience. His arrival in the chinese market will take place in the next few weeks, while for their arrival in Europe and the united States will have to wait until next year.