Dongfeng Fengshen, a member of Dongfeng concern, introduced the AX4 crossover for the Chinese market. The model was the most compact SUV in the model range of the brand.
Distinctive features of the design of the new Dongfeng Fengshen AX4 2017-2018 are relief sidewalls, black rear pillars, creating the effect of the floating roof, as well as the fifth door, painted black.
In the interior of the new model, the rectangular ducts painted in the body color are noteworthy. This stylistic decision designers clearly “borrowed” from the new Citroen.
Dongfeng Fengshen AX4 is based on the DF1 platform, which is the Chinese version of the “trolley” PF1 concern PSA. The overall length of the crossover is 4,195 mm, while its wheelbase is 2,580 mm. In the construction of the front suspension, MacPherson struts are used here, and a twisting beam is used behind it.
The basic engine of the new Dongfeng Fengshen 2017 is a 1.6-liter atmospheric with a capacity of 123 hp. and 153 Nm, in which the maximum thrust is available at 4,400 rpm.
Also, a compact all-terrain vehicle can be ordered with a 1.4-liter turbo engine, which develops 140 forces (196 Nm). Peak torque is available in the range of 1,800 to 4,500 rpm.
The first engine is combined with a five-speed mechanics, or with a six-band robot, and the turbo engine is only a robot. As for the drive, it is on the AX4 exclusively front.
In the Middle Kingdom, the price of Dongfeng Fengshen AX4 varies from 10,300 to 15,700 dollars.