First came the Coolray. This was followed by the Azkarra. Now, Geely Philippines is all set to introduce its latest offering to the local market, the Geely Okavango.
Set to change the game with its Wonderfully Distinct character (says Geely) by fusing the best traits of an SUV and an MPV, the Okavango is a 7-seater crossover that will be packed with versatility, style, and cutting-edge features.
It will , for instance, boast of an interior with no less than 19 seating configurations and 42 storage spaces. Occupants will also be treated to tech such as a tri-zone climate control system, as well as the latest in infotainment and connectivity. This also includes a 360-degree panoramic view monitor that’s particularly helpful to drivers to aid them in maneuvering in tight quarters.
Powering the new Geely Okavango will be a 1.5-liter turbocharged mill with a 48V mild hybrid system that’s good for 190bhp and 221lb-ft of torque. Developed together with Volvo, it is paired with a 7-speed wet-type dual clutch gearbox that promises power and fuel economy.
The new Okavango will likewise be packed with safety gear such as 6 SRS airbags, Electronic Stability Control, Hill Start Assist, Hill Descent Control, speed-sensing doorlocks, and overspeed warning, just to name a few.
And if you’re wondering where the name Okavango comes from , it is lifted from Northwestern Bostwana’s last inland delta, Okavango Delta. This place was recognized by UNESCO as the 1,000th World Heritage Site and is also considered as one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World.
Customers will be able to reserve their Geely Okavango beginning October 1, 2020. SGAP will likewise be offering as much s P90,000 in pre-selling discounts and will give customers a 3-year periodic maintenance service package if they reserve and purchase within the pre-selling period.
Contact your Geely dealer to find out more about the Wonderfully Distinctive 7-seat crossover.