Detail Glory 508, China SUV Competitor CR-V

By December 5, 2017 Automotive No Comments

The name Sokon Glory 580 is still foreign to the ears of most consumers in Indonesia. Sport utility vehicle (SUV) from China is ready to be produced and sold in Indonesia by PT Sokonindo Automobile, a business branch of Dongfeng Sokon Motor (DFSK) from China.

This model was first exhibited, namely in GIIAS 2017. Today, Tuesday (28/11/2017), Sokonindo Automobile, inaugurated the mass assembly site, in Cikande, Serang, Banten. SUV was also many displayed in the arena factory.

KompasOtomotif managed to see firsthand the 7-passenger SUV form at the factory site. This time is the right wheel, different from that on display in GIIAS in August 2017, still mounted left steering wheel.Detail Glory 508

When viewing the data specifications written in the brochure, the choice of engine from China SUV is available two, namely 1.5-liter and 1; 8-liter. Transmission also has manual 5 and 6-acceleration, and CVT.

SFG18 engine type for the 1.8 L Natural Aspiration, and SFG15T specially 1.5 L turbocharged option. The 1.8-liter race heart is claimed to be capable of producing 139 ps with 187 Nm of torque, and 1.5-liter 150 ps along with 220 Nm of torque.

Honda CR-V also has a 1.5L turbo engine variant, but the amount of power produced is much different, that is 190 ps and torque of 240 Nm. Also read:

Looking at the dimensions, Glory 580 has a length of 4660 mm, width 1845 mm, and height 1715 mm. Approximately more like the latest generation CR-V which has a length of 4.584 mm, width of 1.855 mm, and height of 1699 mm.

Next on the suspension, the front using McPherson Independent, behind the Torsion Beam. Front and rear braking systems are disc brakes, and have a 225/60 R17 tire profile.


Regarding the banderol, some time ago Marketing General Manager of Sokonindo Automobile Du Xian Jun, once said to be in the range of $ 21k.

If it is true that price, it will compete with rivals in the segment of low-sport utility vehicle (LSUV). The official price in the class starts from $ 18k to $ 23k. However, when compared with the CR-V quite far because the SUV Honda was sold $ 31k (1.5L turbo) and $ 37k (2.4L) Also visit: