About Luxgen – A new Taiwanese car company

LUXGEN Motors, is a Taiwanese automaker, that initially was a private brand announced by Yulon on January 6, 2009. The name “Luxgen” is formed by combining “Luxury” and “Genius”.

The company##Q##s slogan is “Think Ahead”.

Luxgen also plans to launch the brand in China and manufacture Luxgen vehicles in Hangzhou, China in late 2010 – The first product is an MPV called the Luxgen7 MPV. It was officially shown to the public on August 19, 2009, and hit showrooms on 9/19/2009. The second product, the Luxgen7 SUV, was revealed in Xindian on 12/4/09.

Sales began well, with the Luxgen brand seventh place in the Taiwanese market after its first year, with August 2010 sales only ten cars behind fifth placed Ford Lio Ho.

Both cars are powered by a 2.2L I-4 MEFI turbocharged engine developed by ChungHwa Engine Corp. and tuned by Delphi. The turbocharger is supplied by Garrett and powers the engine up to 175 PS (129 kW; 173 hp) and 28 kg·m (270 N·m; 200 lb·ft) of torque from 2,500 to 4,000 rpm.

I also recommend this article  2009: Crossover Peugeot 3008 (Spy photo)

The 5-speed Automatic transmission is supplied by Aisin. Pricing for the MPV starts at NT$798,000 up to NT$1,068,000, and NT$838,000-NT$1,148,000 for the SUV. ABS, EBD, BAS and the Think+ Multi-purpose system(slightly different by trim level) are all standard equipment. The targeted competitor is the Toyota Previa.

Only a year and a half old Luxgen offers two car models.

FEATURES: For safety, the SUV is equipped with 6 airbags, ABS, Electronic Brake Force Distributiion (EBD), Brake Assist System (BAS), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Track Control System (TSC) and Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFS).

Furthermore, to help the working drivers, also installed “Eagle View +” 360 degrees to monitor around the car as far as 2 meters. Eagle View starts automatically when the car drove under 20 kpj.

Also the control panel called “Think +” that shows the atmosphere around the car and daspat used to help determine the distance when parking. Also there is “Think + Screen” is activated when the driver turns the light switch. The part that is included in “blind spot” will be aired.

I also recommend this article  Dynamic BMW logo

Moreover, “Night Vision” can highlight up to 100 meters to the front with a width of 4 meters and Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) LDWS + active automatically when sliding at speed of 60 kpj.

This last feature will tell the driver when sliding on the road dividing line (yellow).

(Visited 12 times, 1 visits today)

Download the Car Rescue Book

Browse our latest car database to discover more cars                    

Articles from the main page

Browse the latest new cars

Discover the latest new cars

The world’s most popular roadster, the Mazda MX-5, has a whole new look. After 25 years and over 947,00 sales worldwide, the new fourth-generation 2014 Mazda MX-5 (known as the Mazda Miata in the US) has finally been revealed. The MX-5 is one of Mazda’s most iconic models
All-new Mazda MX-5 Roaster
The centrepiece of the Mercedes-AMG GT, the new 4.0-litre V8 biturbo, responds instantly with extreme power right from low revs and delivers outstanding performance.
The new Mercedes-AMG GT
The Alfa Romeo has become synonymous with style. Many people crave the look of an Alfa. However, this car is not a one trick pony. It performs as well as it looks. For many, they feel that they have to compromise style over speed. With an Alfa, this is simply not the case.
The Classic Alfa Romeo Montreal: Is it Worth the Hype?

Sport car of the month

Discover All-new Jaguar F-Type Coupe & R


All-new Jaguar F-Type Coupe & R

5-liter supercharged V8 engine and will reach 60 mph in 4.0 seconds, and a top speed of 186 mph (electronically limited)2. The F-TYPE S Coupe and F-TYPE Coupe are powered by 3-liter supercharged V6 engines in 380hp and 340hp forms respectively, giving 0-60 mph in 4.8/5.1 seconds and top speeds of 171/161 mph2.

The F-TYPE Coupe visual message is defined by three key ‘heart lines’, that visual message beginning with the formidable grille. It is from the twin ‘shark gill’ openings that sit either side of the grille that the essential first heart line – which mirrors the design of the F-TYPE Convertible – flows and begins to take shape. Running up through the headlamp, and accentuated by the LED ‘J blade’ signature running lamps, the line then arcs up over the front wheel arch before dropping elegantly as it runs through the door, washing out into the muscular rear haunch.

The second heart line begins at the rear edge of the door, swelling outwards and upwards to create a visually strong wheel arch, emphasizing the car’s rear-wheel drive layout, before dropping vertically through the tail lamp ...

Auto Mechanic Advice

Advice from experienced mechanics from several fields!

Auto Speed Market is a car blog with the latest automotive, F1 and car news. Auto Speed Market is trying to provide extra
information to car enthusiasts, will be presenting new cars and concepts, prices and statistics of the automotive world.
Auto Speed Market also offer tips for buying a new car or second hand vehicle.

To reach us, please complete the form contact us.