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All-new Changan Hunter Pick-Up 2022 model now available in automatic transmission.

AGAE which is part of Bahwan International Group, has launched the Changan Hunter pick-up with two engine variants.

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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

MUSCAT: Arabian Gulf Automobiles and Equipment LLC (AGAE), which is part of Bahwan International Group, has launched the Changan Hunter pick-up with two engine variants – 2.4 turbo gasoline (available in Manual and Automatic transmission) and 1.9 turbo diesel engine (Manual Transmission)

One of the best aspects of the Changan Hunter is its pick-up capabilities and usage. Being a heavy-duty pickup for loading, it is sturdy, spacious and of high quality, and is suitable for various load and road conditions. Boasting of class leading power and excellent ground clearance, it delivers an unmatched level of supremacy and capability especially for the Farm and construction sector. Offering excellent seating comfort, SUV like interiors and manifold features, Changan Hunter ensures a pleasurable and comfortable drive for the passengers.

Changan Hunter’s double cabin pick-up comes with a 2.4 turbo gasoline engine producing 210 hp with a 6 speed Manual (2wd & 4wd) and Automatic transmission available in 4WD. The ‘power to perform’ Changan Hunter also comes with a 1.9-litre turbo diesel engine producing 150 hp with a 6-speed manual transmission and is available in 4 WD.

This incredible pick-up is built on a large wheelbase of up to 3180 mm, and measures 5330 mm in length, 1930 mm in width and 1835 mm in height. With capacity to carry a substantial weight, it has a ground clearance of 230 mm and fuel tank capacity of 80 litres.

“Changan Hunter is equipped with all safety and security measures and innovative driving systems that provide a smooth ride and enhanced performance.” Changan Hunter Pickups are targeted to meet the needs of local commercial transporters as well small and medium Enterprises (SMEs) and Logistic solutions.

On the global level, Changan “Hunter” is described as a distinctive new generation of trucks that are characterized by strong capabilities and a very impressive exterior design with a practical and comfortable interior. All this is a result of the strong support of the research and development centers of Changan.

Changan Hunter 2WD manual P (Standard)

The exterior of Changan Hunter 2WD manual pick-up features 17” steel wheels, halogen headlamps, front fog lights, ORVMS – electrically adjustable and sidestep. The aesthetically designed interiors offer fabric seats.

In terms of safety, the Changan Hunter gets front airbags, rear sensors, ESP and TPMS. The infotainment attributes includes multifunction steering wheel, 3.5” instrument cluster screen, two speakers. The rear AC outlets offer comfort.

Changan Hunter 2WD & 4WD manual transmission (Classic) and Automatic 4WD gasoline available.

Changan Hunter 4WD manual P (Classic) includes the features of 2WD manual P (Standard) features and other features. The exterior features includes 17” alloy wheels, door handles in chrome, welcome light, LED Headlamps, follow me home light, LED DRLs, ORVMs with heating and rear LED tail lamps.

The attractive interior includes leatherette fabric seats, electrically adjustable front seats, lumbar support, and rear armrest. The safety features offer rear differential lock, front side airbags, rear view camera, and rear disc brakes. It has a special feature which is the camera for right blind area which helps the driver sitting on the left side of the car to see the right side area behind the car with help of a camera fixed to give the driver a view of that specific area.

The infotainment features include 4.2” coloured instrument cluster screen, 10” infotainment screen, mirror link, radio, USB, Bluetooth, six speakers. It also offers cruise control.

Changan Hunter 4WD manual diesel (platinum)

The exterior of the Changan Hunter 4WD manual diesel (Platinum) includes 17” alloy wheels, door handles in chrome, halogen headlamps, front fog lights, LED DRLs. The interior has leatherette fabric seats and rear armrest. With the help of another attribute ORVMs (Outside Rear View Mirror) can be electrically adjusted and has the function of heating to prevent the mirror from fogging up. There are turn indicators on the edges of the mirrors as well.

The safety attributes include rear differential lock, front airbags, rear sensors, rear view camera, camera for right blind area, ESP, TPMS and rear disc brakes.

It has a DPF Filter which is an indicator which gets activated when the engine is being overused or damaged due to the driver’s negligence. For instance, the indicator comes on when the A\C is running for a long time and the car is stationary or when the driver is driving short distances and doing constant stop-starts or if engine has dust particles. The indicator can switched off through a switch placed near the indicator.

It has a host of infotainment features such as 3.5” instrument cluster screen, 10” infotainment screen, mirror link, radio, USB, Bluetooth, 4 speakers and multifunction steering wheel.

It is also fitted with cruise control, rear AC outlet, auto AC.

The premium automotive brand Changan has received overwhelming response among Oman customers. Changan Automobile boasts of a comprehensive portfolio of range of products including Sedan, Crossovers and SUVs like EADO – Family Sedan, CS35 PLUS Crossover, CS75 4WD Crossover, CS85 Coupe, CS95 7 Seater 4WD and Changan Alsvin.

All the models of Changan Hunter the pickup has a ‘European Standard’ body and has plastic bed liners which is unique to the model.

About AGAE

Arabian Gulf Automobiles and Equipment which is part of Bahwan International Group has set up a spacious and state-of-the-art Showroom in Al Qurum and Service centre in Ghala, Muscat. AGAE has already tied up for Periodic Maintenance Services in many cities including Salalah, Sohar, Sur, Nizwa, Ibra and Barka etc.