1,509,000 PKR
Review 2022
Changan M9 pickup Truck Pakistan

2022 Changan M9 Pickup Truck

Auto policy 2016-21 has helped a lot of new automakers to emerge into the Pakistani market where new competitors were highly required. The same was with the category of small pickup trucks which have a high demand for cargo as most small business owners require their own conveyance to save budgets and to ship items from one place to another. Conventionally there was only one name Suzuki Ravi that was found affordable in the Pakistan market because it wasn’t having any competitors but thanks to new competitors the old, expensive, and low-quality Suzuki Ravi is now merely seen on Pakistani roads.

By taking the advantage of new Policy Chinese Partner Changan also introduced two of their pickup trucks M8 and M9 in the high-demand pickups category. M9 is the big brother of M8 has greater exterior dimensions as well as towing capacity.

Changan M9 Pickup Truck title image
Changan M9 Pickup Truck title image

Engine, Power & Transmission of M9 Pickup truck:

The M9 pickup truck is equipped with a 1000 cc four inline cylinder Euro-IV engine that produces 68 Hp@6000 Rpm with a Torque of 92 nm@4800 Rpm. The engine is paired with 5 speed Manual Transmission that helps out to deliver amazing performance and achieve optimum speed for cargo carriage. The top Speed of M9 Pickup is 120km/h while it can tow up to 1000 kg of weight that is about 200 Kg more than its smaller brother M8.

Changan M9 Pickup Truck transmission
Changan M9 Pickup Truck transmission

Exterior Design and features:

In Comparison to its biggest competitors Faw Carrier; both the pickup trucks look much similar in Design language but M9 is lengthier with 4560 mm length and wider with 1645 mm of width. On the front, it has a chrome grille that provides executive appeal while the front projection headlamps are 5 levels adjustable and provide vision under all conditions. 14-inch wheels are standard and provide the best comfort and support to heavy loading demands and to make the exterior more attractive body-color door handlers and Mirrors are also standard.

2020 M9 Pickup Truck front view
2020 M9 Pickup Truck front view

Changan M9 Pickup Truck front grille close view
Changan M9 Pickup Truck front grille close view

Changan M9 Pickup Truck headlamps view
Changan M9 Pickup Truck headlamps view

Changan M9 Pickup Truck wheels view
Changan M9 Pickup Truck wheels view

Changan M9 Pickup Truck side and Rear View
Changan M9 Pickup Truck side and Rear View

Deck and Towing Capacity:

As the main purpose of the truck is to carry luggage so other than discussing its Design it is also important to discuss its main cargo area. The M9 Pickup truck has 9×5 feet large deck which offers maximum loading capacity for all your transport needs, with 1000 kg towing capacity giving more value at fewer prices. Large Deck of M9 has 3 sides opening that gives versatility and makes it easier to load cargo from any side and with Cargo Crash cage handler its provides structural support to the cabin and also protects the passengers against the impact of cargo.

Changan M9 Pickup Truck exterior dimensions
Changan M9 Pickup Truck exterior dimensions

Changan M9 Pickup Truck 3 way opening deck
Changan M9 Pickup Truck 3 way opening deck

Changan M9 Pickup Truck cargo crash cage handler
Changan M9 Pickup Truck cargo crash cage handler

Changan M9 Pickup Truck cargo crash handler
Changan M9 Pickup Truck cargo crash handler

Changan M9 Pickup Truck towing capacity
Changan M9 Pickup Truck towing capacity

Interior Design and features:

If it is said M9 is an affordable and great value to Money pickup truck then it will not be wrong, Interior of the pickup truck is simple yet comfortable as in this price tag it could not be loaded with a lot of features but it has all the basic features that make long journeys more comfortable and entertaining. The Interior is beautifully crafted in Grey that embellishes a soothing cabin aura. It has an air conditioner with stylish lunar air vents which gives a comfortable journey on a hot day. Spacious and comfortable seats are specifically designed to offer more legroom in its category. Monochromatic meter cluster, comfortably located gear shift lever, and ergonomically positioned steering wheel gives the same feeling as a sedan and is a partner of long journey FM Radio with build-in Aux and Ergonomically Located Climate control Knobs let you enjoy your journeys with utmost comfort.

Changan M9 Pickup Truck interior
Changan M9 Pickup Truck interior

Changan M9 Pickup Truck information cluster
Changan M9 Pickup Truck information cluster

Changan M9 Pickup Truck air conditioner and fm radio view
Changan M9 Pickup Truck air conditioner and fm radio view

Safety:

For safety purposes, there have given 3 points seat belts for all passengers and specifically engineered body structures with Crumple zones also help to reduce injuries in severe accidents. Airbags are not present those even not found in cars priced 2 million PKR.

Major Competitors:

Suzuki Ravi, Faw Carrier, Mushtaq KY10, Changan M8, Nissan Jack X200, Kia Frontier, Suzuki Mega Carry

Changan M9 Pickup Specifications & Features

Specifications

Overall Length 4560 mm
Overall Width 1645 mm
Overall Height 1890 mm
Wheel Base 2900 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm
Kerb Weight 1050 KG
Boot Space
Seating Capacity 2 persons
No. of Doors 2 doors
Engine Type Petrol
Displacement 999 cc
Horse Power 68 HP @ 6000 RPM
Torque 92 Nm @ 4000 RPM
Fuel System MPI
Max Speed 180 KM/H
No. of Cylinders 4
Cylinder Configuration In-Line
Compression Ratio
Valves per Cylinder 4
Valve Mechanism OHC 16 Valves
Transmission Type Manual
Gearbox 5 – speed
Steering Type Rack & Pinion with Electronic Motor
Power Assisted Electronic Power Steering
Suspension Front: Macpherson Strut, Rear: Leaf Spring
Brakes Front: Discs, Rear: Drums
Wheel Type Steel Rims with Wheels Caps
Wheel Size 14 in
PCD 4 x 100mm
Tyre Size 175/70/R14
Mileage City 10 KM/L
Mileage Highway 12 KM/L
Fuel Tank Capacity 40 L

Features:

No. of Airbags  No Airbags
No. of Seatbelts 2
Child Lock Yes
Colored Outside Door Handles Body Color
Adjustable Headlights YES
USB and Auxillary Cable YES
Front Speakers YES
Heater YES
Defogger YES
Key Type Manual Key
Power Steering YES
Seat Material Type Fabric with Manual adjustment
Handbrake Center Lever
Interior Lighting YES
Front Power Outlet YES

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