Zeekr Intelligent Technology CMO @Zeekr Guan Haitao issued an article in response to the relevant revelations: the content about “Zeekr 001 will be released on New Year’s Day” is a rumor, and thanked everyone for their attention and support to the Zeekr brand.
The content mentioned by Guan Haitao is a revelation made by car critic @袁奇cong and others on Weibo this morning. This revelation claims that the “upgraded” model of Zeekr 001 will be released on New Year’s Day in 2024, when the new car will be on sale on the Zeekr official app. , starting price is 269,000 RMB.
It is said that the upgraded Zeekr 001 will be upgraded to an 800V architecture and equipped with a 310kW silicon carbide motor. The zero-to-zero acceleration time of the single-motor model will be 5 seconds, and the dual-motor model will be 3.3 seconds. At the same time, the new car will be equipped with lidar and NVIDIA Orin X automotive-grade chips as standard, which will have significant upgrades in intelligent driving assistance.
In terms of other configurations, it is said that some adjustments will be made to the interior of the new car’s cockpit: a hollow design of the gear handle, a curved instrument panel, and a central control screen with a narrower frame.
Another car reviewer @-_-二哥 added that this is equivalent to “directly transplanting” the hardware part of Krypton 007 to 001, so the above revelation is “very possible.”
It was previously reported that Zeekr’s first pure electric sedan 007 has been launched for pre-sale during the Guangzhou Auto Show, with pricing starting from 229,900 RMB. It is planned to be launched and delivered in January 2024.
For reference, Zeekr 007 has two power systems: single motor 310kW and dual motor 165kW / 310kW. The entire series comes standard with an 800V architecture and has a range of 688km / 870km. In terms of smart driving, the car is equipped with 1 lidar, 12 high-definition cameras and 5 millimeter-wave radars. High-speed NZP assisted driving is activated upon delivery and can be used nationwide.
In addition, all Zeekr 007 series are equipped with Qualcomm 8295 cockpit chip as standard, as well as a 35.5-inch AR-HUD and a 15-inch OLED central control screen.