Few automobile producers out of China have made fairly as many waves in recent times as Geely-owned Lynk & Co. With a bunch of fashionable and well-received automobiles in its vary, the automaker has formidable plans to make its presence felt in markets around the globe.
One of probably the most intriguing automobiles in Lynk & Co’s vary is the 03 sedan that makes use of the identical Compact Modular Architecture because the Volvo XC40 and the Polestar 2. As the automobile is simply offered in China, we haven’t come throughout many opinions of it in English – till now, that’s.
The Lynk & Co 03 in query is the sporty 03+ variant. Powering the automobile is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder pumping out 260 hp and 254 lb-ft (344 Nm) of torque. This engine is mated to an 8-speed computerized transmission that sends energy to the tarmac by means of an all-wheel drive system. As a outcome, the dash from 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) is handled in simply 5.9 seconds.
In addition to its beefed-up powertrain, the 03+ appears sportier than the regular 03. For occasion, it encompasses a revised entrance fascia with new air consumption surrounds and a decrease chin spoiler, bespoke skirts and a singular rear finish that features a spoiler.
The modifications proceed within the cabin the place components of the dashboard, steering wheel, middle console, and door panels are clad in Alcantara. While the fabric is gentle to the contact, the reviewer notes it’ll most likely get very soiled, therefore why Lynk & Co gives an Alcantara cleansing service at its dealerships.