In December last year, we told you that the Chinese tech giant Huawei is gaining momentum again in the industry after recovering from US sanctions. The company had partnered to manufacture Electric Vehicle (EV) and started work on a car in collaboration with SERES. The name of this car is Aito M5, which is the first car with Huawei’s HarmonyOS operating system. This car runs on both electricity and fuel. We told you that the first deliveries of the Aito M5 will start in the year 2022. In this connection, Huawei recently organized the delivery event of Aito M5. The Aito M5 is a medium sized SUV.
Aito M5 in China cost 249,800 Yuan (Rs 30,39,951) and its flagship variant starts at 319,800 Yuan (Rs 38,91,818). The pre-bookings of the car started from February 25, which crossed the 6500 units mark in just 4 days. This is a very good number in terms of pre-booking.
of huawei tell The Aito M5 is better than Tesla’s Model Y in terms of driving range and offering peak power. Huawei does not make cars on its own, but provides technology to car makers. According to Huawei, this will accelerate the development of autonomous vehicles.
The smart car is powered by a 1.5T four-cylinder range extender, which has been designed for a range extension system. It has a compression ratio of 15:1 and high thermal efficiency of 41 per cent. The claim about the Aito M5 is that it can run more than 1100 km on a single charge.
In terms of performance, the Aito M5 four-wheel-drive performance version and the four-wheel-drive flagship model are equipped with an asynchronous AC motor on the front axle and a permanent magnet synchronous motor on the rear axle. Its acceleration time is 4.4 seconds.
AITO M5 is available in 6 color options – Ceramic White, Pine Frost Green, Ice Crystal Grey, Gilt Black, Mihai Blue and Azure Blue. It also gets three interior options – Ivory White, Polar Night Black and Agate Brown. Its delivery has started in China. There is no information about when it will arrive in the global markets.