ArcFox Automobile launched the “Koala” brand at the beginning of this year, targeting middle-class parents with infants. According to the latest official news, the ArcFox Koala car will start pre-sale at the 2023 Chengdu Auto Show on August 25.
According to the actual photos released by ArcFox, this “Koala” is positioned as a pure electric smart parent-child car, with a streamlined body shape, oval headlights and arc-shaped daytime running lights. The visual effect is very dynamic and lovely.
Koala officially stated that this model is the world’s first pure electric parent-child model specially launched for the mother and baby market. According to the high requirements of babies for safety, health and convenience, Koala Motors has developed an exclusive cockpit suitable for mothers and babies to help mothers in the mother-and-baby circle solve their travel problems.
According to reports, the target users of this model are parent-child and prospective parent-child (pregnancy) families, with a cruising range of 500 kilometers.
Koala claims to be the first to remove aldehydes and benzenes with almost zero aldehydes and benzenes. It integrates the antibacterial/antiviral filter elements of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and has a built-in medical-grade ultraviolet sterilization device. The sterilization rate for bacteria and viruses reaches more than 99%.
It is also equipped with a “beach lounge chair”, facial recognition and a multi-functional high-definition camera for streaming media transmission, and cooperates with air conditioning, entertainment and child seats to form a multi-mode intelligent adjustment.
On the side of the body, the new car adopts the design of short front and rear overhangs and long wheelbase to maximize the interior space of the car, and uses hidden door handles and low wind resistance wheels. At the rear of the vehicle, the new car adopts a penetrating taillight decoration design and adopts a suspended roof and a panoramic canopy.
In terms of interior, the Koala is equipped with a floating central control screen, which is equipped with a dedicated monitoring camera for the left rear child position, allowing mothers to observe the status of their children through the central control screen while driving, improving driving safety.
At the same time, Koala also supports children’s multimedia ecological mode, and the car has a built-in baby bus. The Koala cockpit adopts virus-disinfecting air-conditioning and anti-virus interiors and is equipped with mercury-free ultraviolet germicidal lamps.
It is learned from the information declared by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology that the size of this car is 4500×1870×1655mm, the wheelbase is 2820mm; the curb weight is 1800kg, the wheel hub is 17 inches, and it is rated for four seats; it uses Ningde era lithium iron phosphate battery and 120kW single motor.
The new car will be available in red, purple and yellow, and it can also be equipped with three kinds of wheels, front parking radar and rear side radar.
In terms of safety, Koala has created the world’s first fully electric control and electric child seat, and is equipped with a beach lounge chair specially designed for mothers.