Bahrain, October 2015 - Motorcity has unveiled an entirely new brand BAIC, in the Kingdom of Bahrain at its Sanad showroom. The BAIC range comprises of passenger cars targeted to the entry level consumers in Bahrain. The event was attended by the company’s top management and members of the press.
BAIC A1 hatchback and A1 sedan offer an efficient performance with 1.5-litre DOHC engine delivering a power output of 113 HP with MIVEC variable valve timing technology, mated with a 4 speed automatic transmission.
With Eagle-Eye styled headlights and wing-like bumpers, the A1 series provides a strong aesthetic appeal within its segment and the stylish exterior gives a dynamic look to the cars. The combination of beige and black for the interiors enhances the spacious cabin which can seat 5 passengers comfortably.
The BAIC A1 range features all the safety aspects expected these days on passenger cars which include, as standard, Anti-lock braking system (ABS), Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD), Brake Override System (BOS), Electronic Power Control (EPC) and Driver’s airbag. The high specification models are equipped with four airbags and rear parking sensors.
The BAIC A1 range addresses comfort and convenience features which include sunroof, cruise control, leather upholstery, power windows and mirrors, 6.5” touch screen, and a music system with 4 to 6 speakers with USB, MP3, Radio, and AUX socket.
Motorcity has announced an exceptional starting price of BD 2,950 onwards for the A1 range. Instalments can be structured as low as BD 48 per month to suit customers who are looking for a good value with affordability. This includes a 5 year, 100,000km warranty coverage which is an additional reassurance of product reliability and quality. With the launch of this new brand, Motorcity provides a suitable option for those looking for cost effective motoring and affordability at the same time.
The BAIC A1 Hatchback and Sedan test drive vehicles are available at Motorcity’s Sanad showroom. For more information or to book a test drive call 17 621 162 or visit www.motorcity.com.bh.
BAIC is one of the top four largest automotive groups in China with more than a 56-year history. BAIC Group is in possession of several automobile enterprises including BAIC Motor, FOTON, BAW, BBAC and BHMC, CHANGHE, and R&D institute as well as spare parts industry. It is one of the automobile groups with the most complete auto products categories in China which covers the full series passenger and commercial vehicles. BAIC Motors partners with the top automakers like Mercedes and Hyundai. The BAIC models are equipped with top stability systems from BOSCH. BAIC made its world debut at the Dubai Motor Show on November 5th, 2013.