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Seresthe new brand arrived in Italy from Koelliker group. Two electric SUVs have arrived: the Seres 3 and the Seres 5 with a’range of 300km for the former, and of 500km for the second model.
Like this Seres it appears in the West providing the possibility of long journeys, honoring its name of Latin origin which recalls the Silk Road and its wayfarers.
Following this inspiration the Koelliker group it departs from Japan and China to arrive in Germany via the United States.
Let’s see how the Series 3 offers itself to the Italian automotive market.
Seres 3 engine
The electric motor of the Seres 3 to permanent magnet synchronous produces 162 HP from power. The generous autonomy, superior to 300kmis guaranteed by the LFP Li-ion battery from 53.6 kWh which you can load into Eight hours to alternating current (B.C)while a direct current (A.D) in just 30 minutes you go from 20% to 80%.
The car is equipped with an on-board charger from 6.6 kW
Dimensions and design Seres 3
- LENGTH: 4.38 meters
- LENGTH: 1.85 meters
- HEIGHT: 1.65 meters
- STEP: 2.65 meters
Aesthetically the Seres 3 respects the design of electric cars. This can be seen immediately from the closed grille and an elegant grille with a glossy finish at the front that extends throughout the bonnet up to the LED headlights.
The lines of this machine, the low roof and modest, i 18 inch alloy wheelsand the rear spoiler give the car a dynamic and sporty feel.
Seres 3 interiors, technology and security
The interiors are comfortable and modern looking..
The seats are upholstered in leather and the panels are made in soft-touch plastic. The contrasting blue stitching recalls the electric nature of the car.CopyAMP code
The central tunnel is wide and accommodates the cylindrical knob retractable with which the driver can select the driving mode Comfort, Echo And Sportand enter the parking brake with auto-hold function electronic.
The sports steering wheel has integrated paddles and a D-ring shape at the bottom.
Digital instrumentation gives the user the ability to customize the monitor touch with horizontal development from 10.25 inches. From this monitor you access the infotainment system which includes a virtual assistant developed by LoJack.
With the dedicated application you can connect your smartphone and access assistance in real time. In the event of an accident, the driver receives immediate assistance thanks to technology CrashBoxx.
The Seres 3 features a large number of both passive and active safety features, including front and rear parking sensors, ABS with ebd extensionelectronic anti-intrusion control, braking assistance BASand electronic stability control ESP.
Furthermore, as driver assistance systems we find: traction control TCS extensionassisted descent control hdc extensionuphill start IT HAS C, cruise controlfrontal collision risk FCW extensionL’LDWS extension for lane keeping monitoring, 5 cameras for 360° view and the immobiliser.
Series 3 price
For the basic model of the Koelliker Group SUV it starts from 36,555 eurosincluding 5 years or 100,000 km and 7 years or 120,000 km for the traction battery.