HEFEI, China - Thursday, October 8th 2015 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- According to figures released by China Association of Automobile Manufacturers, 91859 units of JAC S3 were sold during the first half year of 2015, topping the sales list amongst all compact SUVs in China. Following the success of S3, JAC recently launched another compact SUV S2.
JAC receives S2 orders of more than 10,000 units in 18 days
JAC held an internet release conference on August 31st and an on-site release conference at the 2015 Chengdu Motor Show on September 4th, and received orders of more than 10,000 units in just 18 days. The S2 internet release conference attracted more than 2 million participants and became an instant hit on BBS and SNS.
S2’s stunning sporty appearance attracts young buyers
Considered as typically energetic and young, S2 has a sporty appearance highlighting aesthetic details that appeal to a young population. S2 features a front grill with a high-impact bumper, chrome-trimmed grill adornment, and a multi-functional leather steering wheel. These design details are full of personality with youthful and sporty elements. Additionally, S2 provides several colors that were selected by Internet customers. Buyers concerned about aesthetics won’t be disappointed, as the S2’s design features perfectly combine functionality with eye-pleasing details.
Intelligent technologies give S2 users additional security
The S2 has made great strides in terms of safety equipment and has adopted a high-impact car body design with side air bags. 26% of the vehicle’s body is made of high-strength steel, and a further 21.5% of super high-strength steel, which is rarely seen among compact SUVs in the same class. Finally, S2 has been equipped with an Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), Traction Control System (TCS), Brake Assist (BA), Brake Override System (BOS) and other intelligent equipment that helps drivers safely enjoy their journey. Finally, in terms of the entertainment system, S2 has a 7-inch central control capacitive screen, a car audio system, GPS/dual mode navigation and positioning system, and a reversing radar + reverse image system that will completely satisfy young customers.
S2 is equipped with one of the ‘Top 10 Chinese Engines’
S2 is positioned as a compact SUV with excellent power and equipped with one of the ‘Top 10 Chinese Engines.’ The high-performance SUV is equipped with a JAC 1.5L engine, which achieves top power of 83kw/RPM and a maximum torque of 146Nm/rpm. The engine is supported with a CVT transmission. In professional tests, S2’s acceleration performance is superior to vehicles of the same class and has a fuel consumption of only 6.5L/100km. Besides the highly effective combination of the engine and CVT transmission, S2 is also equipped with intelligent driving equipment such as HAS, ESP and CCS, all qualifying S2 among the top-ranked SUVs.
About JAC Motors JAC Motors is an automaker that develops full-line independent brand vehicles including light, medium and heavy trucks, sedans, MPV, SRV, buses, chassis, engineering machinery, engines, and gearboxes. Based in Hefei, China, the company’s research and development center drives its innovation. JAC also founded China’s first overseas research and development center in Turin, Italy, and a second in Tokyo, Japan.
JAC has been in business for over fifty years, and currently produces more than 1,000,000 units and 500,000 engines annually, ranking it amongst China’s top 10 automakers.
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