Haval H2 ‘MT’ launches from $19,990 drive-away


New slash-value foundation product gets a guide shifter and 7-12 months guarantee for beneath $20k.

Haval Australia has introduced the H2 MT, a new entry-stage handbook variation of its smallest crossover that dips under the $20,000 barrier for the initial time.

Priced from $19,990 travel-absent, the H2 MT is powered by the similar 110kW/210Nm 1.5-litre turbo four as the wider assortment, nevertheless is solely available with a 6-velocity guide transmission and entrance-wheel drive. Fuel consumption is rated at 8.2L/100km on the combined cycle, .8L down on versions equipped with the 6-speed vehicle.

Regular products includes Bluetooth phone and audio streaming, cruise handle, rear parking sensors, hill-keep assist, 18-inch alloy wheels, tyre force checking, halogen headlights with LED daytime-functioning lights, keyless entry, cloth seat trim, and privateness glass.

Like the wider assortment, the base H2 is covered by Haval’s marketing seven 12 months, endless kilometre warranty – obtainable “right until the conclude of this 12 months”.

“Australians work really hard to make finishes fulfill and for quite a few, the determination about a new vehicle usually signifies creating tricky compromises – both in their children’s training, renovations or retirement personal savings,” mentioned Bill Soo, advertising and marketing supervisor for Haval’s neighborhood division.

“The start of the H2MT is way of making protected, superior quality SUVs more available to a lot more Australians.”

It really is also value noting the H2 managed a five-star ANCAP protection ranking in Oct very last 12 months, scoring 34.88 out of 37 in regional crash testing, together with comprehensive marks in the facet impact and pole assessments.

Even though it attained the leading protection score, no H2 presents significantly-out there lively protection technologies like autonomous unexpected emergency braking.

2018 Haval H2 pricing

  • H2 MT – $19,990 (6MT, FWD)
  • H2 Premium – $22,990 (6AT, FWD)
  • H2 Lux – $26,990 (6AT, FWD)

All rates are generate-absent