All New GWM TANK 500 Hybrid SUV

The all-new GWM TANK 500 Hybrid SUV—Nothing is Unreachable—is the focus of the GWM booth at this year’s Bangkok International Auto Show and will be formally launched in Thailand soon.

The all-new GWM TANK 500 Hybrid SUV is a premium off-road SUV. Built on the TANK platform, an intelligent off-road modular platform with high flexibility. It can support many types of engine systems and various sizes.

It is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine that works with an electric motor to generate a maximum total output of 350 horsepower and a maximum torque of 616 Nm with 11 driving modes.

There are two models:

  • PRO

 There are five exterior color options: white, black, gray, red, and the new Crystal Gray color (ULTRA only), with black and blue-beige two-tone interior colors (ULTRA and Crystal Gray only).

Car dimensions

The body of the car is the most spacious in its class. The car measures 1,934 x 5,078 x 1,905 mm (width x length x height), has a wheelbase of 2,850 mm, independent front suspension, a double cross arm, and a multi-link independent rear suspension. Offers adequate road grip and ride comfort for both urban and off-road driving to meet the needs of any family.

Unique exterior design

The all-new GWM TANK 500 Hybrid SUV is designed with a distinct design concept in keeping with the TANK brand’s DNA, which is tough yet full of luxury and elegance. With Daytime Running Light and LED fog lights, eye-catching vertical LED rear lights, a hidden rear camera in the spare tire, the automatic high-low beam adjustment system, and the function to dim the light after turning off the engine (Follow me home), 

The GWM Tank 500 also includes an electronic side step when opening and closing the door, with the function Automatically open-close. Furthermore, 20-inch alloy wheels with 265/50 R20 tires provide a beautiful appearance as well as reliable driving on all routes.

Modern Interior Design

The interior design is elegant, modern, and simple. With a large 12.3-inch driving display and a 14.6-inch multimedia screen that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, as well as a multi-steering wheel system and paddle shifters, as well as a 4-way electrically adjustable steering wheel, the vehicle is equipped with a multi-steering wheel system and paddle shifters.

In addition, the GWM TANK 500 also comes with various functions and equipment. to increase the aesthetics and comfort of driving Whether it is 12 Infinity speakers with amplifier, high-quality Nappa leather seats, an 8-way power driver’s seat with Memory Seat and Welcome Seat, or a 6-way power front passenger seat with an 8-point massage system for the driver and front passenger, 3rd-row passenger seat with electric backrest Sun blinds for second row passengers With a system to remember the settings for the side mirrors on the control panel in the center console. With off-road driving control functions, it is easy to adjust driving in different situations.

The All-New GWM TANK 500 Hybrid SUV includes a slew of clever off-road driving technologies that make driving easier, such as

  • With a power transfer mechanism, front and rear electronic differential locks enhance the vehicle’s off-road capacity in the face of steep hills, dirt, deserts, and other complicated terrain. Works together with the transfer case’s locking mechanism. Three-lock off-road drive system for a thrilling driving experience.
  • When activating the function, the system assists in reversing the vehicle in a tight space (TANK Turn). When the system detects excessive steering intent, it applies braking force to the inner rear wheels to shorten the turning radius and assist the car in turning in a tight circle.
  • Off-road cruise control (Offroad Cruise Control): When activated, the system automatically manages the engine and braking system to keep the vehicle running at moderate and consistent speeds.  So that the driver is not distracted and the vehicle can be safely controlled in difficult driving conditions.
  • Water depth detection system (Wading Depth Detection).When the feature is activated, the system estimates the depth of the water level and displays the result of the water level accompanying the automobile on the center screen to ensure driver safety when driving through flooded roads.
  • The system will detect information about the region surrounding the driving route, and as a result, the camera around the car will produce a virtual panoramic image from the top view of the car in a transparent way to see the road surface below, as well as images under the car and in front of the car to enhance your driving pleasure and safety.
  • The all-new GWM TANK 500 Hybrid SUV has 11 driving modes to select from, including standard mode, sport mode, economy mode, mud mode, sand mode, rock mode, 4L mode, 4H mode, and automated mode, as well as an expert mode.

 Anyone interested can go see the all-new GWM Tank 500 Hybrid SUV and the future electric automobiles from Great Wall Motors on display at the Bangkok Fair. The 44th International Motor Show, which will be held from March 22 to April 2, 2023, at Challenger Hall 1-3, Impact Muang Thong Thani, from 12:00 noon to 10:00 p.m. (weekdays) and 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (weekends) (Saturday and Sunday),