China’s Chery is broadening its footprint in Australia with the introduction of the Tiggo 7 Pro SUV, starting at a price point of AU$39,990 (equivalent to $25,790 USD).
The Tiggo 7 Pro will be available in three different versions: Urban, Elite, and Ultimate AWD. All variants are fitted with a 1.6-liter turbocharged petrol engine that produces 183 hp at 5,500 rpm and 203 lb-ft of torque at 2,000 rpm. The engine is mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. While the Urban and Elite versions come with front-wheel drive, the Ultimate AWD features all-wheel drive.
Standard features for the base model Tiggo 7 Pro Urban include LED exterior lights, 18-inch alloy wheels, eight airbags, a driver monitoring system, heated front seats, panoramic sunroof, wireless phone charging, ambient lighting, and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. The mid-range Elite version, priced at AU$41,990 ($27,080), offers additional features like a 360-degree camera, auto-folding mirrors, a power tailgate, an air quality management system, and a negative ion air freshener among others.
The top-of-the-line Tiggo 7 Pro Ultimate AWD comes at AU$45,990 ($29,660) and includes 19-inch alloy wheels, six drive modes, red front brake calipers, ventilated front seats, and a memory driver’s seat as standard amenities.
Dimension-wise, the Tiggo 7 Pro measures 4,513 mm in length, 1,862 mm in width, and 1,696 mm in height, with a 2,670 mm wheelbase. The SUV offers a cargo space of 626 liters that expands to 1,672 liters with the rear seats folded. Inside, the cabin features twin 12.3-inch displays and an eight-speaker Sony audio system, with wireless phone charging as a standard feature across all models.
Chery Australia's Managing Director, Andy Zhang, commented, “The TIGGO 7 Pro offers a blend of style, spaciousness, and safety that makes it an ideal choice for Australian families. With over three million TIGGO vehicles sold in more than 80 countries, we're excited to introduce the impressive TIGGO 7 Pro to Australia.”