New Lifan Smily (Lifan 330) replaces dorestaylingovoy version of emoticons (Lifan 320), whose popularity in the Russian market is poor. If at the end of 2012 it sold just over 3,800 cars in 2013 just 2220 copies. Chinese manufacturer hopes that the changes in exterior and interior design, better materials and finishes, upgraded engine with a more modest fuel consumption and the associated emission levels in the atmosphere of Euro-5 standard will be of interest to the updated Lifan Smiley at motorists with a modest budget allocated for the purchase of cars.
Official video and photo materials about the new Lifan Smiley will help our readers to consider the novelty cars inside and out, to evaluate the new body design and interior design. Immediately it should be noted that the survivor restyling Lifan Smily has become even more like the British Mini, received a completely new front part of the body with a large round headlamps, additionally equipped with LED daytime running lights, narrow falshradiatornoy lattice huge and solid bumper with air intake and a two-level trapeze The fashionable LED ribbons. Installing new headlights and bumper entailed a change in the shape of the bonnet and front wings.
Profile updated body Chinese compact hatchback remained intact and looks like a model dorestaylingovoy: smooth lines of the bonnet, roof, sill side windows, almost ideal rectangular door, solid rear roof rack with a slight slope, minimal overhangs due spaced around the perimeter of the body wheels, neat radii of the wheel arches with 165/70 R14 tires on steel or alloy wheels.
Feed restyled version of the hatchback Lifan Smily was only slightly modified form bumper with reflectors and a pair of fog in the middle. Stylish and beautiful spoiler with an additional stop sign above the glass tailgate, of course, remained in place.
- Installation of new bumpers increased the overall length of the body of the new Lifan Smile by 30 mm compared with dorestaylingovoy cars. As a result, the external dimensions of the body new Lifan Smily 2014-2015 years are as follows: 3775 mm long, 1620 mm wide, 1430 mm in height, with a 2340 mm wheelbase of 135 mm and a clearance (clearance). Front track – 1385 mm, rear track – 1365 mm.
Interior updated emoticons changed dramatically. Starting from the installation of a new steering wheel, finishing trim door cards with stylish accents. Salon should pay maximum attention and to consider it in detail. New sports steering wheel with three spokes and wide undercut below the rim, stylish instrument panel with tachometer and a large range of electronic speedometer in the center, a modern front panel with ventilation vents reminiscent of the nozzle jet engines, spare blocks audio controls and air-conditioned, comfortable and comfortable chairs the first row and second row seats, door cards stylish finish with ergonomic armrests and exquisite Door handle in the form of solid chrome rings. Representatives of Lifan Motors assure that materials and finishes in the cabin of the updated Lifan Smily are much higher quality.
Updated Lifan Smiley 2014-2015 year quite well equipped, for budget car. And in the top of the range can boast the presence of electric and heated exterior mirrors, alloy wheels with tires 165/70 R14, a full-size spare wheel, cloth upholstery, electric windows for all windows, central locking with remote control and alarm system, audio system with 4 speakers (radio, AUX, USB), air conditioning, two front airbags, parking sensors, ABS with EBD, BAS. Despite the compact size of the external body shop new Lifan Smily (Lifan 330) is capable of comfortably accommodate four adult passengers and 300 liters of luggage in the luggage compartment.
Specifications Lifan Smily (Lifang Smiley) 2014-2015 were not subjected to the intervention of engineers and designers. If we take into account the fact that the petrol four-cylinder (engine model LF479Q3-B) 1,3-liter engine (89 hp 115 Nm), mated to a 5 speed manual became consume slightly less than 6.1 liters of fuel at a speed of 90 mph (before the upgrade was 6.3). Hatchback is capable of accelerating to 100 mph in 14.5 seconds, top speed of 160 mph. The rest of the technical stuffing remains the same. Fully independent suspension, front and rear mounted McPherson strut with stabilizer bar, front disc brakes, rear drum, electric power steering.
The mass of cars in running order – 985 kg gross weight – 1360 kg, fuel tank takes 37 liters of gasoline.
New Smiley turned out to be surprisingly stylish and sporty, not only externally but also internally. Here’s to the Chinese compact motor with lots of horses.