Whereas different automakers have been debuting electric cars at the L.A. Auto Show a brand new firm to the U.S. referred to as Bremach unveiled one thing a bit extra old style.
The 2022 Bremach 4×4 SUV is a Russian-made truck the corporate plans to promote at a beginning worth of $26,405, making it by far the most affordable car of its type.
Bremach originally planned to call it the Taos, however Volkswagen beat it to market with a mannequin utilizing that title. It is set to compete towards the dwindling variety of body-on-frame midsize SUVs accessible as we speak, which is restricted to the Toyota 4Runner, Ford Bronco and Jeep Wrangler.
It is not an all-new car, however an up to date and homologated model of the UAZ Patriot, which has been on sale since 2005. Bremach makes a speciality of army and business vans globally and plans so as to add the later to the U.S. lineup sooner or later.
Ultimate specs are nonetheless being labored out, however the plan is to supply it with an ordinary 4×4 system with a low vary switch case, a GM 6-speed automated transmission and a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine rated at 150 hp, whereas a V8 possibility is within the works.
Bremach is presently taking reservations for the truck with a $100 deposit and is providing 5 yr/60,000-mile bumper-to-bumper and 10 yr/120,000-mile powertrain warranties to assist consumers overcome any hesitancy.
The corporate continues to be within the course of of creating franchised supplier and repair networks, however is aiming to start deliveries someday in 2022.