Shortly after teasing us with images of the upcoming Tank 600 SUV, Nice Wall has unveiled it on the Chengdu Auto Present – albeit beneath a barely totally different title, Tank 500.
This might be the second manufacturing automobile from Tank, a sub-brand based in early 2021 completely for rugged body-on-frame SUVs. The mannequin quantity 500 comes based mostly on a brand new unitized structure that later Tank fashions and the full-size truck, Nice Wall X Cannon, will even make the most of.
Wheels come sized 18 inches throughout by default, and the suspension is coil-spring based mostly. The bottom clearance quantities to 224 mm (8.75 inches), the utmost wading depth to 800 mm (31.25 inches), and the strategy/departure angles to 29.6 and 24 levels, respectively.
An electromagnetic coupling on the entrance axle will be engaged for part-time 4WD, there’s a 2.64x discount gear, and a differential lock on the rear axle (you possibly can add one other one to the entrance axle for a premium). The electronics present as many as 11 off-road presets.
Paid extras additionally embrace a two-tone paintjob, powered kick plates, pure leather-based, imitation wooden inserts, and others.
A brand new 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 assisted by an electrical starter sends 354 PS (349 hp / 260 kW) and 500 Nm (369 lb-ft) of torque to the wheels by way of a nine-speed computerized transmission.
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