What’s Happening: XPeng Inc., a leading Chinese smart electric vehicle (Smart EV) company, has announced the debut of its fifth Smart EV model, the XPENG G6 Ultra Smart Coupe SUV, at Auto Shanghai 2023. The G6, based on XPENG’s next-generation smart electric platform architecture (SEPA2.0), offers a combination of smart driving, intelligent cabin, superfast charging, and superior performance features.
Why It Matters: The G6 aims to redefine the mobility experience for a broad customer base by offering streamlined configurations, outstanding performance, and a unified immersive product experience. With a focus on tech-fluid aesthetics, the G6 satisfies customer demands for responsive handling, ample interior space, and immersive infotainment amenities.
- The G6 is built on SEPA2.0, providing comprehensive upgrades in smart functions, safety, range, and handling.
- Equipped with 800V+3C technology, the G6 has a range of 755 kilometers, an increase of 71 km compared to previous models.
- The G6 boasts front and rear integrated aluminum die-casting and CIB battery-body integration technology, increasing driving control, safety, and NVH.
- The G6’s body design, inspired by science fiction, achieves an ultra-low drag coefficient of 0.248Cd, with 17 optimized anti-drag design features.
- The interior design emphasizes simplicity, with a tech-savvy design style focused on comfort and wellness.
Bottom Line: XPENG’s G6 Ultra Smart Coupe SUV is set to make waves in the mid-sized BEV SUV segment with its smart superiority, range reliability, handling excellence, and physical comfort. The vehicle’s innovative design and features demonstrate XPENG’s commitment to setting new industry standards in the era of smartification.