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Shanghai 2015: Great Wall Motors shows Haval H8

Shanghai 2015: Great Wall Motors shows Haval H8 image

Text: Martin Aguilar / Photos: Newspress UK | posted April 21, 2015 13:49

Haval H8 makes global debut at the 2015 Auto Shanghai

Great Wall Motors has revealed the Haval H8 at the 2015 Auto Shanghai. The said vehicle is the brand's “super-deluxe” SUV that features a “stylish” and “sporty” exterior design.

In terms of dimensions, the Haval H8 measures 4806mm long, 1975mm wide and 1794mm tall with a wheelbase of 2915mm.

The front end of the SUV has a chrome-plated grill as well as dual xenon headlights integrated with LED daytime running lights. The Haval H8's front also gets a large bumper that houses the SUV's fog lights and air intakes.

The Great Wall Motors Haval H8 debuts at the 2015 Auto Shanghai

The rear of the Haval H8 has a tailgate-mounted spoiler and a chrome strip that connects the SUV's distinctive taillights. It also has roof rails and a chrome exhaust pipe.

The Great Wall Motors Haval H8 debuts at the 2015 Auto Shanghai

The interior features Nappa leather seats, ventilated massage seat and rear-row DVD. In addition, the dashboard of the SUV comes with chrome and wood trims.

The Haval H8 is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged direct injection engine that generates 218 PS at 5500 rpm and 324 Nm of torque between 2000 to 4000 rpm. The engine is mated to a six-speed manual transmission.