The hybrid crossover Huawei Aito M5 has been on sale in China for about a year, and now a car, moreover, produced in 2023, can also be ordered in Russia. To do this, you need to have patience (delivery will take several months) and from 4.35 to 5.15 million rubles: like many other cars imported to Russia from China, the Aito M5 is much cheaper at home.
Two versions of the hybrid are available for order – with a power plant with a capacity of 428 hp. and 496 hp Accordingly, in the first case, it takes 4.8 s to accelerate to 100 km / h, in the second case – 4.4 s. On pure electricity, the crossover can travel up to 150 km (in accordance with the NEDC methodology), and the maximum range of a refueled and charged crossover reaches 1242 km.
The Aito M5 is equipped with a 10.4-inch screen in the digital instrument cluster and a 15.6-inch display in the center console, ambient lighting, Nappa leather seats, a head-up display and a 1 kW Huawei Sound system.
Interestingly, Huawei representatives in China said this week that the company does not produce cars. Formally, this is so, because Aito M5 is produced at the partner’s enterprise – Seres. But in reality, Huawei was responsible for the interior and exterior design of the Aito M5, some of the engineering work and marketing. And the Aito M5 is the world’s first car with Huawei Drive One hybrid powertrain and the world’s first with Huawei HarmonyOS Smart Cockpit.