Ont original car new different grille and modified front bumper. In place of analog scales appeared digital dashboard and infotainment complex, with a large touchscreen display.
Sedan weighing 2.2 tonnes is equipped with a 180-horsepower electric motor and a unit-rechargeable lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 144 ampere-hours, allowing the car to travel up to 300 km without recharging.
The production of machines NEVS 9-3 was launched at the enterprise in the Chinese city of Tianjin. We have reached an agreement to supply 150,000 cars Panda News Energi engaged in the leasing of electric cars in Beijing. The amount of the transaction is estimated at $ 12 billion. In the next few years, NEVS plans to develop several more electric models, including the three crossover and sedan.
Recall that the consortium NEVS bought the assets of bankrupt Saab in 2012. In 2016, the new owners were forbidden to produce cars under the original name, as all rights to use the brand and its logo belong to the aerospace company Saab AB. At the same time managed to negotiate the preservation designation 9-3.