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Chery QQ Ice Cream – electric car priced at 4,600 USD


ChinaThe two-door, four-seat electric car becomes the latest competitor of the Wuling Hongguang Mini EV – the most popular new energy car in recent times.

QQ Ice Cream is only 2,980 mm long, 1,496 mm wide and 1,637 mm high, with a wheelbase of 1,960 mm. Vehicle weight is only 699-743 kg depending on the equipment version.

If standing before the rival Wuling Hongguang Mini EV with the corresponding dimensions of 2,917 x 1,493 x 1,621 mm and a 1,940 mm wheelbase, the QQ Ice Cream is slightly better. Hongguang Mini EV has an unladen weight of 705 kg.

QQ Ice Cream has a boxy design that resembles a kei-car style. Photo: Chery

Despite its small size, QQ Ice Cream can carry 4 people and still has plenty of storage space. The overall boxy design is the same as the Hongguang Mini EV. Unique style and youthful colors.

The headlights integrate U-shaped daytime running lights. The low-lying rectangular fake grille with contrasting circular details. The car is painted two-tone, with the upper half in black combined with the bottom half of 7 other color options. 12-inch rims with 145/70 tires.

The overall length of QQ Ice Cream is only 2917 mm.  The car has two doors and can carry 4 people.  Photo: Chery

The overall length of QQ Ice Cream is only 2917 mm. The car has two doors and can carry 4 people. Photo: Chery

The taillights are in the same style as the headlights. The link array between the two sides of the taillights has a matte texture and the logo in the middle. The rear bumper is flat and the same black.

Interior photos are not available yet, but the styling is said to resemble rival Hongguang Mini EV. Highlights include a two-layer flat dashboard with digital clocks, and a touchscreen infotainment system. The two-spoke steering wheel integrates a number of control knobs. The rear seats can choose between two separate seats or a full-size seat.

Flat rear glass with large black plastic bezel.  Photo: Chery

Flat rear glass with large black plastic bezel. Photo: Chery

QQ Ice Cream is equipped with a rear electric motor with a capacity of 26.8 horsepower and 85 Nm of torque. Top speed 100 km/h. The car can run 120-170 km per full charge. Meanwhile, rival Hongguang Mini EV has a capacity of only 17 horsepower and the same level of torque, with a journey of 170 km per charge.

In China, the Wuling Hongguang Mini EV starts at $4,000. The price of Chery QQ Ice Cream is expected from 4,600 USD.

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