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The diesel BAIC BJ40 and a new version of the BJ60 will be released in Russia

The BAIC BJ40 SUV, available on the Russian market since last summer, will be released in Russia in the spring in a version with a diesel engine, as reported by the press service of the Chinese brand.

BAIC also announced the launch of another SUV model - the BJ60 - on the Russian market. Sales will begin this summer.

The BAIC BJ40 is expected to have a 2.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine producing 163 horsepower and will be equipped with an automatic transmission as well as all-wheel drive. Currently, the model is offered in Russia with a 2.0-liter gasoline engine with a power of 225 hp, an eight-speed ZF automatic transmission and all-wheel drive.

As for the BJ60, it was updated in November 2023, receiving a new front end design and a hybrid system based on a 1.5-liter turbo engine. The new version of the BJ60 will have a 2.0-liter engine with 266 horsepower and an eight-speed automatic transmission.

The diesel BAIC BJ40 and a new version of the BJ60 will be released in Russia