Geely launches global electric car brand "Geometry"

The Model "Geometry" are aimed primarily at the Chinese market, but should also be sold worldwide.

Geely, one of China's leading car manufacturers with investments in Volvo, Daimler and Smart, launches a new electric car brand.

The first model of Geometry, the Geometry A, is a luxury saloon offered in two versions. The entry-level version offers a battery with 51.9 kWh capacity for a range of 410 kilometers according to the NEDC standard. The overlying vehicle uses a 61.9 kWh battery and achieves 500 E-kilometers with one charge. Consumption is given as an average of 13.5 kWh / 100 km.

The Geometry A is fast-charging, the battery can be charged according to the manufacturer in 30 minutes from 30 to 80 percent capacity. The energy storage device can provide power to smartphones, portable computers or household appliances as well as camping equipment if required.

The drive train of the Geometry A puts 120 kW (163 hp) on the road and provides a torque of 250 Nm. It should go from zero to one hundred in 8.8 seconds. The prices in China start with converted nearly 27,600 euro before subsidies.

Geely Group CEO An Conghui said at the launch of Geometry A that the company wants to become one of the top 10 auto companies in the world with its new and existing brands. When the first electric cars from Geometry come to Europe, is not  known.

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