Haima 2 Review
Haima 2 is introduced in automobile market by FAW Haima Automobile Co, Ltd as Haima originally. The passenger car Haima 2 lies in the same class as Honda Jazz, Hyundai i10 and Kia Picanto. The car, Haima 2 offers you a better handling characteristics and is very spacious from inside. Haima 2 comes equipped with an ample of storage compartments distributed intelligently and fascinates an appealing exterior character as well. It is a better alternative in the ASEAN market segment which is affordable as well as flaunts sports features usually making an appearance in high end drives.
Engine, Mileage and Variants
Haima 2 in Philippines automobile market is made available in 3 trim levels as MT Standard, Mt C-SPORT and AT C-SPORT. Haima 2 is powered by 2 engine variants as 1.3-litre and 1.5-litre. The 1.3 litre engine variant with DOHC, L4 and 16 valves produces 92 hp maximum power at 6000 rpm and 123 Nm maximum torque at 4000 rpm. The 1.5 litre engine variant with DOHC, L4 and 16 valves produces a maximum power of 105 hp at 6000 rpm and 140 Nm torque at 4000 rpm. The 1.5 litre engine of Haima 2 crosses the speed limit of 155 kmph accelerating from 0-100 kmph in 13 seconds time. The combined fuel consumption of Haima 2 is calculated to be 7 litres over 100 kilometres.
The exterior dimensions of Haima 2 are 3890-3918 mm X 1695-1725 mm X 1480-1518 mm (L X W X H) along with 2500 mm wheelbase. The front appearance of car is taken care by the low waist line with pentagonal upper front radiator grille on it of chrome outlining. The triangular shaped long halogen headlamps with front fog lamps embraces its front beauty with provides an exceptional beam of light and removes darkness. The rear fascia of Haima 2 involves LED taillights with a roof spoiler that consist of high mounted LED stop lamp as well. The exterior mirror is body coloured and power adjustable in nature.
The stylish and nifty interior features of Haima 2 include an instrument cluster which is dual canon like in mesmerizing colour tone and 3 spoke steering wheel which creates a sporty effect. The center console creates a waterfall effect and consist of ergonomically arranged control on it. The manual air conditioning system maintains a cool temperature inside the car. An ample of storage inside the small car is provided by glove box at front console, rear cup tray in middle of front seats, cup holders and more. The sound system consists of a FM, AM, Radio player in it with a single CD player for the entertainment of the passengers.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous
Braking in Haima 2 is handled by Solid disc brakes in its front and drum brakes in its rear, all of which are locked with an Anti-lock braking system and Electronic brake-force distribution. Haima 2 consists of Independent McPherson Strut suspension in its front wheel pair and H-TYPE Torsion Bar Non-Independent Suspension in rear wheel pair. The ISOFIX devices with child safety rear door locking ensures a safe ride to your kids. The dual front airbags ensures safety for the front passenger and driver. Rest of the safety is ensured by Engine immobilizer, advance warning triangle, collapsible steering column and more.
Haima 2 is a sub-compact car which is packed with an ample of mesmerizing features in it. The car offers you refined handling although its untested stand against the other global giants is a big question for the popularity of this drive.