Originally published at: https://www.pakwheels.com/blog/overview-faw-sirius-s80-grand/
The FAW Sirius is a front engine front wheel drive mini MPV. The 1st Generation FAW Sirius is available in 2 variants S80 and S80 Grand 1.5. The Sirius car is a seven seater Urban Multi-Purpose Vehicle (MPV) launched by First Automobile Works (FAW) in 2013. It has been designed to provide luxury, comfort, utility, and affordability all under one hood. Al-Haj Faw Motors revealed the Sirius S80 Grand in July 2014 and captured the attention of consumers looking actively for a Sirius car for sale. The first production surpassed the company’s expectations in terms of sales and earned a 100% positive feedback. This is a great achievement for a Chinese vehicle in a market dominated by Japanese manufacturers.
The exterior of FAW Sirius S80 gives a distinctive design language. It has an angular chrome grille and front end houses trapezium styled up-swept headlights. The rear end features long vertical stacked side swept taillights and a standard case hatchback. It has a length of 4148 mm, a width of 1680 mm, and ground clearance of 200mm. It has an SUV bumper, side surround, rear wiper, front fog lamps, rear fog lamps, roof rack rail, rear spoiler with brake lamps, body colored outside door handles, green tinted glass, rear top antenna and aluminum alloy rims.
The interior of FAW Sirius compromises of gray plastic trim pieces. Standard features include a stereo speaker system, leather wrapped steering wheel, power side mirrors, dual front airbags, air conditioning, power steering, AM/FM, power windows and a tachometer. Features on the higher end Grand 1.5 model includes a DVD player with a reversing camera, premium fabric upholstery, rear wiper, and dual air conditioning. It also has a heater, cup holder, sun visor, chromium plated inner handles, light adjustment switch, ashtray, front door storage pocket, seat fabric, folding 3rd-row bench seat and folding 2nd-row seat. The overall interior of the FAW Sirius features a good amount of interior space for a mini MPV of its size.
1.5 Liter DOHC 16 Valve Inline-4
5-Speed Manual Transmission
It is available in 4 different colors. Those are:
- Olive Green
- 1.5 Liter DOHC 16 Valve Inline-4 101bhp@5000RPM
It has following safety features:
- Electronic engine Anti-theft
- Child-proof rear door locks
- Front 3-points seatbelts
- Rear 3-points seatbelts
- Dual air-bag from driver and co-driver
Comfort & Convenience:
For the comfort and convenience of the user, it has following features:
- Air conditioning (dual)
- Power steering
- Power windows for 4 doors
- Central door locking
- Remote controlled door lock
- Fuel filler door release
- Rear windows Defroster
FAW Sirius have Nationwide 3S (Sales/Service/Spare Parts) Light Vehicle Dealer Network in all the major cities of Pakistan. The FAW Sirius S80 perfectly combines functionality with cutting edge technology in an economical package. Given the competitively priced options available today in the Pakistani market, the FAW Sirius has a serious potential to give other market rivals like the Suzuki and Toyota a tough competition in the Pakistani market.