On April 17, 2021, BAIC New Energy Automobile’s announced that its second mass-produced model Alpha S was officially launched. The new car is positioned as a medium-to-large car with a maximum range of 708km and a price range of 251,900 – 344,900 yuan.
At the same time, the pre-sale of the basic version of Alpha S Huawei HI was 388,900 yuan, and the pre-sale of the high-end version was 429,900 yuan.
The Polar Fox Alpha S Huawei HI version model is not only equipped with the Huawei HI solution, but also the first smart electric vehicle equipped with the Huawei Lidar solution.
Alpha S Huawei HI version, its biggest highlight is that it is equipped with Huawei’s automatic driving technology. It has reached a level where the vehicle can judge the road conditions and drive by itself in the whole process.
The Alpha S Huawei HI version will be equipped with 3 96-wire car-gauge lidars, 6-millimeter wave radars, 12 cameras, 13 ultrasonic radars, and a Huawei chip with a computing power of up to 352Tops.
Compared with millimeter-wave radars and cameras, lidars have excellent capabilities in target contour measurement, angle measurement, light stability, and general obstacle detection.
In addition, the Hongmeng OS smart interconnected kit was developed for car-machine interaction, supporting up to 24 application ecosystems, including Changlian Call, Gaode, Kugou Music, Kuwo Music, etc., with interactive applications higher than mobile phones to reach people Car interaction integration.
In terms of power, Alpha S is equipped with front and rear dual motors, providing high and low power. The maximum power is 160kW and 320kW, and the maximum torque is 360N·m and 720N·m. The fastest acceleration from 100 kilometers is only 4.2 seconds.