2020 Prince DFSK K07
DFSK K07 is a seven seater minivan originally manufactured and launched in China in 2005 and got its major revised version in 2013. Dongfeng Sokon bring their automobiles in Pakistani automobile markets too in collaboration with Regal Automobiles and opened a joint venture named Prince DFSK that has received a green signal by Engineering Board and Ministry of Industries for the Production and manufacture vehicles locally in Pakistan. Prince DFSK has launched their three vans in Pakistan that include K01, K07 and C37 which received a revised price due to devaluation of currency.
K07 is the minivan of DFSK offers the seating capacity for seven passengers and also the best suited for big families while its versatility does not end here and it is used by as commercial minivans to carry passengers making its demand in Uber and Careem network too. This APV van is available in a budget friendly price making it an attraction for business purpose too letting small logistic companies to purchase it for their commercial purpose. It is available in only one trim having one engine choice and offers five speed manual transmission while automatic transmission is not introduced yet in the locally assembled K07.
Engine, transmission and performance:
DFSK K07 is charged by AF10-06 Euro4 997 cc four cylinder gasoline engine producing maximum power of 52.5 hp and torque of 78 Nm. It offers the option of five speed manual transmission only with smooth and balanced gear changes making your driving comfortable.
it comes with rear wheel driving feature which when couple with Macpherson independent suspension let you drive precisely giving power to rear wheels promptly and electric power steering has got a very light weighted response which makes the turning and cornering of this minivan with an ease giving drivers enough confidence in their driving. It does not have much strong tires that can be one of its drawbacks that do not provide enough traction & control another thing is that driving it at higher speeds in straight line might be very annoying making enough engine noise that can disturb passengers sitting inside the cabin while driving on low speeds would be comparatively comfortable. It is quite agile when driving it through the congested streets and roads of our country letting transport of passengers easily from their door steps and braking system is also adequate applying brakes smoothly whenever required. It offers you a maximum speed of 105 kilometers per hour.
Exterior design and features:
The first attraction of DFSK K07 is its pretty dimensions which gives it a spacious cabin inside and still looks mini in size from outside having a total length of 4065 millimeters, 1560 millimeters in width and 1925 millimeters in height while 175 millimeters of ground clearance let it drive over bumps and imperfections with ease. Front end of K07 has a short sized nose made more prominent by a black colored chrome grille and LED headlights while fog lights are also provided to makes the road visibility clearer in foggy nights and the hood shows crease lines flowing all across the twin grille giving V pattern that looks very attractive. It is available in white, silver, grey, blue, maroon and black exterior colors.
Interior design and features:
Cabin of DFSK K07 is pretty simple giving you a spacious passenger room when stepping inside the vehicle accommodating almost seven passengers. Low budget price does not allow it to offer you high quality materials and you will be provided with low quality materials throughout the cabin thus you it does not matches your level if you finding for any luxury minivan. It features simple and big instrumental cluster while an AM or FM radio let you enjoy your favorite music.
FEATURES IT OFFERS: Sun visors, a good heating and air conditioning system, ashtray, power windows, storage pockets, front tow hook and glove compartment are offered to you in such an economical price. Seats are not much comfortable making long journeys very tiring but driver’s seat can be adjusted manually to make the seating position comfortable for drivers’ at least. It does not have very modern technology but still it do offer many standard features to be enjoyed in a low price.
Prince DFSK K07 has a starting price of 11.25 lacs Pakistani rupees giving you a warranty of 3 years or sixty thousand kilometers of mileage run.