2023 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro SUV: Key details

2023 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro SUV: Key details

Chery made a comeback to the local auto arena last year with two models, the Omoda 5 and Tiggo 8 Pro SUVs. This was followed by the automaker’s first EV, the Omoda E5 which arrived in the country in March 2024. We are still waiting for the Chery Tiggo 7 Pro which Chery International Vice President, Shawn Xu confirmed will be the ‘next model’ to enter the brand's lineup in the country long back.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • How much does the Chery Tiggo 8 Pro SUV cost?

    The Tiggo 8 Pro is priced at RM 159,800 with each purchase accompanied by a seven-year or 150,000 km warranty with five years of ‘free service’.
  • What powers the Chery Tiggo 8 Pro SUV?

    Powering the SUV is a potent 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine pumping out a maximum power output of 256 hp along with a peak torque of 390 Nm. The drive is sent to the front wheels via a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission.
  • Enough about Chery, it is time to discuss its pioneer product in the country, the Tiggo 8 Pro in detail. While this article, focuses on the Tiggo 8 Pro, we have already discussed the Omoda E5 EV in depth.

    Chery Tiggo 8 Pro SUV: Key details

    Price

    The Tiggo 8 Pro is priced at RM 159,800 with each purchase accompanied by a seven-year or 150,000 km warranty with five years of ‘free service’ (free labor). Also, part of the offering is a whopping 10 years or one million kilometer engine warranty. The latter is offered for an additional amount of RM 2,000.

     Tiggo 8 Pro SUV

    Platform

    The Tiggo 8 Pro SUV underpins the Modern T1X platform which is responsible for its spacious cabin and excellent geometric cross-country abilities.

    The Chery Tiggo 8 Pro SUV is a stunning-looking car with measurements justifying its rugged stance and giving it a strong road presence.

    Length

    4,722 mm

    Width 

    1,860 mm

    Height 

    1,705 mm

    Wheelbase

    2,710 mm

    Boot space

    With 3rd rows up: 193-litre 

    With 3rd row folded: 892-litre 

    All seats up: 2,101-litre

    Wheels

    19-inch with 235/55 R19 tyres

    Compared to its local rival, the Proton X90, the Tiggo 8 Pro is 108 mm shorter, and 40 mm narrower. Its wheelbase is 95 mm shorter which makes the Proton bigger and spacious.

     

    Exterior

    2023 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro

    The Chery Tiggo 8 Pro’s design language expresses a new standard of sleek sophistication; its modern and captivating exterior is a testament to the car’s refined craftsmanship. All these elements allow the car to make a bold statement and turn a lot of heads on the road. Part of the exterior spec kit is -

    • LED headlights with daytime running lamps
    • LED automatic headlights
    • LED tail lights
    • Roof rails
    • Illuminated welcome light
    • Outer rear view mirror with auto fold and electric adjustment

     

    Interior

    2023 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro

    Like the Tiggo 8 Pro’s exterior, its interior is extremely stylish and catches a lot of eyeballs on the road. Open the doors and experience an unparalleled level of comfort and convenience. By the looks of it, the Chinese SUV is thoughtfully designed with plush materials, and advanced features, and packs a lot of storage space. Here is a list of features that make it a seamless blend of comfort and tech.

    • Illuminated welcome light
    • Multi-color ambient light
    • Front seat electric adjustment
    • Front seat ventilation and heating
    • Driver seat memory
    • Dual-zone automatic air-conditioning and 3rd-row independent air-con system
    • Electric panoramic sunroof with electric sunshade
    • SONY premium audio with 8 speakers

     

    Connectivity & Convenience

    The Chery SUV comes fitted with a horizontal dashboard with contemporary cues like conjoined screens, a high center console, and inline AC vents . The clubbed display setup measures 24.6 inches in total and comes with Apple Carplay and Android Auto connectivity along with intelligent voice assistant. Also, part of the specs sheet is -

    • Mobile phone wireless charging
    • Two USB ports at the front and one USB & 1 Type C on the second row

     

    2023 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro

    When it comes to driver and passenger comfort, the Tiggo 8 Pro SUV leaves no stone unturned. The SUV offers comforting features like-

    • Hands-free power tailgate
    • Keyless entry (remote engine start with cooling cabin)
    • Power unlock trunk door and remote open truck door
    • Push-start button
    • Tilt and telescopic with EPS & STRG mode adjustment

    Powertrain

    Under Chery Tiggo 8 Pro’s hood lies the potent 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine pumping out a maximum power output of 256 hp along with a peak torque of 390 Nm. The drive is sent to the front wheels via a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission.

     

    Allowing the driver to enjoy the SUV to the fullest is its front-wheel drive with multi-driving modes, ECO, NORMAL, and SPORT. Also, it offers an impressive combined fuel economy of 13.51 kmpl.

    2023 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro

    Braking and Handling

    Helping the SUV stop is Chery’s capable braking system which includes ventilated disc brakes at the front and rear disc brakes. The setup also includes an electric parking brake with auto hold which offers the driver more convenience and extra safety.

    Further improving the SUV’s driving comfort and calm is its superb suspension setup which includes MacPherson Independent at the front and longitudinal towing-arm independent suspension at the rear.

    Safety

    To make the driving experience connected and protected on the road Chery Tiggo 8 Pro features a bunch of advanced information technology but also smart safety features. Part of the car’s specs sheet is -

    • Leading guard-ring type 9 airbags
    • A pre-tensioner seat belt with height adjustability
    • Mechanical child safety lock
    • Engine electronic anti-theft
    • Body burglar alarm
    • Rearview camera with dynamic guides
    • Reversing/front radar

    That’s not it, as the Tiggo 8 Pro comes with a pretty impressive suite of driving and advanced driving assistant features including -

    • An anti-lock braking system
    • Electronic brake force distribution
    • Brake assistant system
    • Brake override system
    • Electronic stability program
    • Traction control
    • Hill descent control
    • Hill-start assist control
    • Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • Auto central locking dooR

    The SUV comes with ‘advanced’ safety stuff as well which includes -

    • Lane departure warning & lane keeping system
    • Blind spot detection
    • Door open warning
    • Rear cross-traffic alert
    • Adaptive cruise control & integrated cruise assist
    • Front collision warning with vehicle identification
    • Autonomous emergency braking
    • Intelligent high-beam control headlamp
    • Traffic sign recognition
    • Traffic jam assist
    • An all-around 540-degree HD panoramic camera

    2023 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro

    Color options

    Chery Tiggo 8 Pro is offered in two classic color options, namely, Dark Black and Khaki White.

     

    Competitors

    There are several cars the Tiggo 8 Pro goes up against in the local market, the list includes

    • Proton X90
    • Mazda CX-8
    • Toyota Innova Zenix
    • 4th gen Kia Sorento.

    Bottom Line

    The Chery Tiggo 8 Pro SUV is an ‘all-in-one’ car with all the features a consumer can ask for in its day-to-day commute partner. Let us know your thoughts on the car as well.

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