China is becoming very competitive in the car market by releasing a lot of models and overtaking the European Union and the USA in the number of cars they manufacture becoming the largest currently. Haval is one of Chinese manufacturers who are really nailing the SUV market with even premium SUV cars that are available for the buyers and in this case, it is the Haval H8 which is an excellent looking thing and second only to the mighty H9. Out of the bat, the design is modern and very attractive for a Chinese car with projector lights, large and neat grill design and the body cladding adding an aggressive stance.
The interiors is well made with wood trim on the dash running and on the center console with a large infotainment surrounded by buttons which are made of good quality materials. There is wood, soft touch plastics, leather steering, aluminum brushed outlines, and piano black inserts giving a top notch feeling, almost European in design language. The electric seats offer plenty of adjustments and are comfortable. Even with the sun roof, the head room is generous and the passenger seats can easily seat three.
The large windows offer excellent visibility on the side and all around. The rear seats get air con vents with separate temperature settings. The cargo space is impressive with flat folding rear seats that make the boot as large as a house to store stuff in. The car comes with a 2.0L turbo charged petrol engine that puts 214hp and 324Nm of torque that gets a 6 speed automatic which is ZF to offer faster shifts. You get 2 wheel and 4 wheel drive options and the 4 wheel comes with off-road electronics to make this the comprehensive package.
|Engine||I4 2.0L FWD|
|No. Of Gears||6A|
|Front Brakes||Disc (Abs)|
|Rear Brakes||Disc (Abs)|
|Tire Size||265/60 R18,265/60 R18|
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