The IDEAL car – Ideal 2 about to hit the streets
Changhe motors, as well as being the JV partner of Suzuki motors are busy pushing out their own brand of small, yet cool looking motors. The brand, ideal also known as ai di er in Chinese is quite popular with middle class Chinese moms who have to collect the kid from school, go shopping and genreal light duties. The Ideal 2 is quite a bargain two at 40,860rmb for the base model and 50,260rmb for the top end models, it comes with the choice of either a 1.1 or a 1.4l engine and with various optional extras such as CD player, electric windows etc.
If you think is a bargain, the original Ideal 1 model is now selling for 30,980rmb to 40,580rmb with engines starting from 800cc.