GWM Hover passed chilean safety and emission laws
The Hover has been cleared by the 3CV, the Chilean Government agency wich certifies the safety and emission regulations in Chile.
The tested models were the 2.4 petrol engine, with manual transmission and 4x2 - 4x4 versions. The Hover passed the Euro III standard with the following emission figures:
CO = 1,72
HC = 0,13
NOx = 0,07
The chilean distribuitor of GWM, hopes to launch the Hover in January 2007.
The Hover is the third chinese car approved by the Chilean Government after the Shanghai GM Sail (sold in Chile as Chevrolet Corsa Plus) and the Shuanghuan Sceo (sold in Chile from January 2007 as Autorrad Sceo).