OMODA launches the C5 GT SUV in Cape Town
Cape Town, November 23, 2023: Today marks a milestone for OMODA with the grand unveiling of the C5 GT in Cape Town. Beyond just a visual spectacle, this event offered guests and local media a comprehensive driving experience of the new urban crossover SUV, which impressively merges performance, style, and advanced technology.
The C5 GT first splashed at the "Mr South Africa" finals in 2023. In contrast, the exclusive vehicle partner offered high-end transport while captivating attendees with its distinctive design and intelligent technology. The vehicle matched the elegance of the event's stylish participants, garnering acclaim for its performance and design.
Since its establishment, OMODA has aimed to innovate in technology and design, offering exceptional travel experiences. The C5 GT is a testament to this commitment. The vehicle has an advanced powertrain, features a Kunpeng 1.6T engine and a 7DCT transmission, the iHEC intelligent combustion system, a low-inertia turbo, and an electric actuator. These elements enhance torque, energy intake, and combustion efficiency. With 145 kW power and 290NM of torque, it reaches 100 km/h in 7.8 seconds, offering a dynamic drive.
Shannon Gahagan, National Brand and Marketing Manager of OMODA SA highlights the vehicle's eight exterior customization options, giving consumers multiple options to match their tastes. The GT model includes a gold logo, rear gold GT badge, and optional sports rims, enhancing its sporty look with a front splitter, T-shaped DRLs, and LED taillights. The interior features a piano black finish, balancing elegance and style.
The C5 GT's start-stop system and independent rear suspension improve fuel efficiency and comfort. It also includes a 50 W wireless charging pad.
Regarding demand and pricing, Gahagan notes the exceptional interest in the C5 GT, indicating its appeal in the South African market. Priced from R589,000.00, the limited edition C5 GT is available at OMODA dealerships and on their website. OMODA aims to continue its innovative approach, expanding its automotive offerings and enhancing user experiences.