Qoros 3 Hatch is displayed to the public

Qoros 3 Hatch is displayed to the public

The Chinese carmaker Qoros used the Geneva Motor Show to reveal the 3 Hatch to the public for the first time. Based on 3 Sedan, even keeping the same space wheelbase, the model will hit the European market in late 2014.

With visually pleasing to the eye, the 3 Hatch was developed in view of the young consumers. According to the manufacturer, another striking design feature is the generous interior space, above average for a compact.

Two engine options are available, both based on a 1.6 petrol engine. The naturally aspirated version offers 124 horsepower and can accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 11.6 seconds. Have the option turbo delivers 154 hp, going from 0 to 100 km / h in 9.7 seconds. The transmission can be a six-speed manual or dual-clutch.

The Hatch 3 will have four versions of finish. From the most basic (Essence), items will be available as air-conditioning, multimedia system with eight-inch and keyless start system screen. In the top row (Elegance), the package improves with leather upholstery, bizona climate control, reverse camera, glass sunroof, heated seats and cruise control.

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