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Taiwan just unveiled its own luxury SUV, the Luxgen7. Once glance and you will notice the resembling between the Audi Q and Infiniti FX styling. The Luxgen7 SUV is about the same size as the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, and it is designed to be sporty with a sense of car-like driving. We doubt it, with such a large size SUV.
To make it luxurious, the Luxgen7 comes with the infotainment system, optional night vision, blind-spot monitoring, and a lane changing warning system. Another neat thing about this SUV is its an anti-theft system, which automatically slides the driver’s seat forward and leans it against the steering wheel to stop car thieves from driving away your precious.
The Luxgen7 SUV starting price is about $25,831 and up to $35,386 for the top model in Taiwan. Also, there is the Luxgen9 available if you want to super-size. Expect this SUV to hit the U.S. shoreline anytime soon by early next year. If prices remain the same in the U.S., the Luxgen7 is definitely be a great buy. Check out the press release below for more details.
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LUXGEN UNVEILS WORLD’S FIRST HI-TECH LSUV
- Largest exterior dimensions (4800mm x 1930mm x 1760mm) in its segment
- Intelligent powered tailgate and exclusive anti-theft sport seat as standard equipment
- Four visual assistance systems supported by a powerful “Think+” onboard computer
Taiwan’s first passenger automobile brand LUXGEN is steaming ahead with the launch of its second model the LUXGEN7 SUV. After the unprecedented success of its debut model, the LUXGEN7 MPV, which received comprehensive media coverage during the world debut at the Dubai motor show, achieved phenomenal sales volume which surpassed the sales volume of the entire Hyundai brand in Taiwan and became the first automobile ever to win the prestigious Taiwan Excellence Award. LUXGEN has poured everything it stands for to create the next new LUXGEN model – the LUXGEN7 SUV.The LUXGEN7 SUV represents a milestone in vehicle design. The distinctive wing-shaped chrome nose trim and cascading grille express both power and confidence; meanwhile, its coupe-like profile and upward sweeping beltlines convey a sense of dynamic motion as well. Measuring at 4.8 meters long, 1.93 meters wide and 1.76 meters in height, the LUXGEN7 SUV is also among the largest in its segment while maintaining elegant and svelte proportions.
In order to offer an impressively solid body structure, the LUXGEN7 SUV adopts the Multi-H floor structure and HRSS High Rigidity Safety Structure to achieve a flat and spacious interior floor and excellent level of impact-resistance characteristics. For the powertrain, the LUXGEN7 SUV comes equipped with an intelligent 10-mode, 5-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting function co-developed by world’s famous automotive transmission manufacturer Aisin for responsiveness, efficiency and driving enjoyment. LUXGEN7 SUV’s intelligent 3-mode 4WD system can actively divide engine torque between the front and rear axles based on the road condition and driver input.
In order to facilitate the cargo access, the LUXGEN7 SUV is the only vehicle in its segment to be equipped with the intelligent power actuated tailgate as standard equipment. The intelligent power tailgate can be configured to open partially in order to prevent collision when parked in confined spaces such as an underground parking lot.
The LUXGEN-exclusive anti-theft sport seat is another standard equipment to demonstrate LUXGEN’s attentive consideration for its owners. When drivers press the button on the anti-theft seat for three seconds before locking the doors with the remote control, the anti-theft system will activate by sliding itself forward and leaning against the steering wheel to deny unauthorised access of the vehicle.
In terms of the interior design, the LUXGEN7 SUV uses the premium leather seat with airline first class style surrounding head restraints together with the available heating, ventilation, electronic massage and lumbar support adjustment functions to ensure utmost comfort anytime. In addition, the Hi-end Clarion audio system and JBL speakers provide premium sound quality and surreal vocal reproduction to music lovers.
In the LUXGEN7 SUV, safety is the utmost priority. Standard safety equipment includes dual front SRS airbags, ABS Antilock Braking System, BAS Braking Assistance System, EBD Electronic Brake Distribution system. Furthermore, dual side protection airbags, dual side curtain airbags, ESC Electronic Stability Control, TCS Traction Control System are also available options.
The Think+ onboard computer system which offers video and audio entertainment, telecommunication, GPS navigation, personal safety, owner exclusive and system settings functionsare complemented with four advanced visual assistance systems including Eagle View+ (a 360 degree surveillance system), Side View+ (Blind Spot Monitoring System), LDWS+(Lane Departure Warning System) and Night vision+ (high sensitivity night vision enhancement system) offering unparalleled functionality.
The LUXGEN7 SUV is available in five trim levels at prices ranging from NTD 838,000 to NTD 1,148,000.