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Thursday, February 29, 2024

Eco-Friendly Excitement: Xiao Paoche SC-01 Unleashes Xiaomi's Electric Vision!

New EV - In the ever-evolving landscape of the automotive world, China has solidified its position as a powerhouse, especially in the realm of electric-powered cars. Among the notable players in this transformative era is Xiaomi, the electronic giant that ventured into the automotive market with its groundbreaking Xiaomi SU7.
The Xiao Paoche SC01 has been described as China's "national sports car". (Picture from: Autocar)
But Xiaomi didn't stop at SU7; it seized an opportunity to contribute to the electric vehicle revolution when Tianjin Gongjiangpai Auto Technology under its marque Xiao Paoche means Small Sports Car (SSC) unveiled the Xiao Paoche SC-01 two years ago. This marked a pivotal moment, showcasing Xiaomi's commitment to innovation beyond the realm of electronics.
The Chinese brand Xiao Paoche translating to "Small Sports Car," received substantial investment from Xiaomi unveiled a compact sports car named the SC-01 back in September 2023. (Picture from: Gari.pk)
The journey, however, was not without its challenges. Concerns loomed among customers who eagerly placed deposits for the SC-01 as uncertainty shrouded its production progress. The anxieties were put to rest recently as the first Xiao Paoche SC-01 sports car triumphantly emerged from the production line.

The dimensions, meticulously designed, boast a length of 4105mm, width of 1830mm, and height of 1160mm, with a weight around 1370kg. As we delve into the intricacies of the SC-01, similarities with mid-engined sports cars like the Lotus Elise and Toyota MR2 become apparent, suggesting a well-balanced weight distribution.
The Xiao Paoche SC-01 features angular headlamps, angled C-pillars, circular taillights, and a space frame constructed from three-dimensional steel tubes. (Picture from: AutoProNews.ru)
The exterior showcases a front flip design for the hood, coupled with a 350mm brake disc diameter and front six rear yellow integrated cast calipers. Constructed from chromium-molybdenum steel tubing, the chassis hosts a centrally mounted battery layout, emphasizing lightweight characteristics.

Aesthetics meet functionality with a curved windshield that not only reduces drag coefficient but also optimizes aerodynamics. Inside, the SC-01 boasts physical buttons, racing seats, and an Edifier audio system, seamlessly combining performance and style.
The Xiao Paoche SC-01 using a tubular space frame design around the batteries and driver will provide the EV with excellent rigidity and weight savings. (Picture from: Autocar)
The SC-01 promises a versatile driving experience with modes like front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, four-wheel drive, and sport mode, all featuring autonomous adjustment for enhanced traction during cornering, braking, and acceleration. 
Inside, the Xiao Paoche SC-01 boasts physical buttons, racing seats, and an Edifier audio system, seamlessly combining performance and style. (Picture from: Carvaganza)
Active thermal management technology ensures efficient temperature control, while the central navigation power battery boasts an impressive energy density of 160Wh/kg, providing a comprehensive range of 520km. Charging from 30 percent to 80 percent takes less than 25 minutes.

Backed by significant funding from Xiaomi, Tianjin Gongjiangpai Auto Technology is yet to confirm the manufacturer, leaving enthusiasts eagerly anticipating whether BAIC will take the reins, given its ties to Xiaomi.
The Xiao Paoche SC-01, a compact two-door roadster, features a design reminiscent of typical sports cars, sharing dimensions akin to the Audi TT, Lotus Elise, and Toyota MR2. (Picture from: Gocar.be)
With a pre-sale price just under CHN ¥300,000, approximately $42,000, the SC-01 is gearing up to hit the Chinese market in 2024, signaling a significant leap in the electric vehicle landscape. Priced at such affordable numbers as mentioned above, the Xiao Paoche SC-01 emerges as a captivating contender, competing alongside the MG Cyberster. | XqenQZqcYio |
The global availability of the SC-01 remains uncertain, heightening anticipation among automotive enthusiasts worldwide. In the accelerating momentum of the electric vehicle revolution, the Xiao Paoche SC-01 emerges as a promising player, symbolizing a thrilling intersection of innovation, style, and affordability. Buckle up for a ride into the future! *** [EKA | FROM VARIOUS SOURCES | CARNEWSCHINA | FASTESTLAPS | AUTOCAR | CARSCOOPS | AUTOPRONEWS.RU | GOCAR.BE | GARY.PK ]
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