Last modified: Jun 18, 2024

Hongqi E-HS9 Premium

Hongqi E-HS9 Premium is an all-electric SUV with a WLTP range of up to 465 km (289 miles). has all the details.

Hongqi E-HS9 Premium

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The Hongqi E-HS9 Premium packs an impressive punch with a maximum power of 405 kW (551 hp / 543 bhp) and a commanding total torque of 670 Nm (494 lb-ft). This high-performance machine can sprint from 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) in just 4.9 seconds, and it reaches a top speed of 200 km/h (124 mph), making it a standout in its class.

Battery, range, and charging

The high-capacity battery has a gross capacity of 99 kWh and a net usable capacity of 95,3 kWh, providing an 3,7 kWh buffer (3.7%) for battery protection. With a nominal voltage of 410 volts, the system is classified as a 400-volt battery system, aligning with industry standards.

According to the WLTP (Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure) standard, the vehicle’s range is 465 km (289 miles), with an energy consumption rate of 20.5 kWh/100 km (3 mi/kWh). For more details about the range, see real-world data and range listing on this model’s range and consumption page.

The vehicle supports fast DC charging with a maximum power of 135 kW. Charging from 0% to 100% takes approximately 78 minutes, while a more typical charging scenario from 10% to 80% takes 37 minutes with an average charging speed at 107 kW. Considering an additional 5 minutes for each charging stop due to driving interruptions, the optimal charging range is from 8% to 68%. This results in an effective charging speed, including time lost, of 96 kW, with each charging session taking about 36 minutes and 50 seconds..

In a theoretical 1000 km challenge, starting with a full battery and maintaining a constant speed of 120 km/h (75 mph) under ideal conditions with an assumed consumption rate of 32 kWh/100 km, the trip would take approximately 10 hours and 40 minutes. This journey would require four charging stops from 8% to 67%, with a total charging time of 141 minutes.

Onboard charger

The onboard charger supports up to 11 kW for Level 1 and Level 2 AC charging. This allows you to fully charge the battery from 0 to 100% in approximately 8 hours and 39 minutes using a home charging setup.

Charge port

The location of the charge port is on the left front side. This location makes it easy to charge stations where you park side into the charger. Connector types vary by market: this model uses CCS Combo 1 in North America and CCS Combo 2 in Europe. For complete specifications for all markets, refer to the full specifications.


Hongqi E-HS9 Premium features an all-wheel drive system powered by two motors, one on each axle. The motor(s) used are Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors.

The suspension has steel springs with a fixed height but an optional damping adjustment. The ground clearance with this suspension is 200 mm.


Dynamic steering is a standard feature on the Hongqi E-HS9 Premium. Dynamic steering varies the steering ratio as a function of driving speed.


The rear and front brakes are cast-iron discs.

Regenerative braking is available through one-pedal driving. Automatic regen or coasting is not available in this model.


You can choose between 6 different paint colors when ordering this model. Additionally, you can choose between 2 wheels with sizes from 21 to 22 inches.

The car has four regular doors and a liftgate. Soft close is a standard function for the side doors.

There is only one roof for this model. The standard roof has a panoramic roof. The glass extends most of the roof, and occupants can open the front part. This glass makes the car’s interior feel more spacious and bright, which can improve the mood and comfort of the occupant. It has an electric curtain that occupants can use to protect against the sun.

Hongqi E-HS9 Premium


You can choose between different types of seats, seat materials, and interior styling. The seat layout is seven seats with two in front, three seats in the second row and two seats on third row.

First row seats

Only one front seat type is available in the Hongqi E-HS9 Premium.

The following functionalities are available on the standard seat.

You can choose from 2 different materials/colors for this seat type.

Second-row seat

The second row has a standard three-seat bench with a 60:40 split where you can fold each section separately to increase the cargo space. In addition, the following functionalities are available.

Third-row seats

The third row has a two-seat bench with a 50:50 split. Again, you can fold down the seats when not used to create a larger cargo capacity.

There is only one type of steering wheel available.

Climate system

There is one climate system available. The 6-zone climate system supports different temperatures in six zones: The driver, passenger, and two zones, both in the 2. and 3. row.


Hongqi E-HS9 Premium has several features to make your life as a driver or passenger more comfortable.

Keyless entry allows access to the car without needing to find the key. As long you bring it with you, the doors open.

Keyless go makes it possible to start the car without using the key.

The steering wheel is electrically adjustable.

You have wireless charging for your phone.

User interface and control

The Hongqi E-HS9 Premium has multiple integrated screens. Behind the steering wheel is a digital instrument cluster. In the center of the dashboard is an infotainment screen, and in the center console is a screen for the climate system. For the passenger, there is an infotainment screen. The screen behind the steering wheel integrated into the dashboard is 16.2 inches large. The touch screen in the dashboard’s center is 16.2 inches large. The touch screen in front of the passenger in the dashboard is 16.2 inches large. The touch screen in the middle of the center console is 10.2 inches large. The model does not have a head-up display.

Hongqi E-HS9 Premium

This model has an optional voice control system. The voice control lets you control some functionality through voice commands.


One type of sound system is available for the Hongqi E-HS9 Premium. With the Hongqi sound system, you get 12 speakers with a max system output of watts.

In addition, with the standard in-car navigation system, you get the help you need to find your destination.

The model has 1 USB-C connections as standard. The model has 3 USB-A connections as standard.


The standard headlights use LED Matrix technology. LED Matrix is an adaptive system that splits the traditional single headlight beam into dozens of smaller rays that the light controller can turn on and off individually to un-light small areas in front. In addition, the standard taillights use LED technology.

Hongqi E-HS9 Premium

Advanced driver assistance systems

The Hongqi E-HS9 Premium has several standard and optional advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) for better safety and comfort.

Safety systems

The Hongqi E-HS9 Premium has an anti-lock braking system (ABS) as a standard system. This system helps to prevent a vehicle’s wheels from locking up during braking.

The Hongqi E-HS9 Premium has an Electronic Stability Control as a standard system designed to improve a vehicle’s stability and handling during sudden maneuvers or slippery road conditions.

The Hongqi E-HS9 Premium has a lane-keeping assist as a standard system. This system helps to prevent the car from getting out of its lane. In addition, it has a lane departure warning system that warns the driver if the vehicle leaves the driving lane.

Front Cross Traffic Assist is an optional driver assist system that helps drivers detect oncoming traffic when crossing an intersection or turning left or right from a stopped position.

Rear Cross Traffic Alert is a standard driver assist system that uses sensors to detect approaching vehicles from the side when backing out of a parking space or driveway.

Forward Collision Warning is an optional driver assist system to help drivers avoid or mitigate frontal collisions.

The Hongqi E-HS9 Premium has automatic emergency braking as a standard system. This system helps prevent or mitigate collisions by applying the brakes autonomously if the driver fails to react to an impending collision.

Automatic emergency steering is an optional driver assist system designed to help drivers avoid collisions by automatically steering the vehicle in an emergency.

Blind-spot monitoring is a standard driver-assist system. This side assist system helps to detect traffic in blind spots.

Driving Automation

With the level 2 system, you get the following driving automation features.

Cargo Capacity and Towing Ability

The cargo capacity in the trunk is 225 liters. With the third-row seat down, it is 622 liters. On the roof, you can load up to 100 kg (220.5 lbs). Roof rails are optional on this model. Roof rails make it easy to mount a roof box or rack to the car. The maxium weight of the car is 3205 kg (7066 lbs), and with the base weight of 2660 kg (5864 lbs), you can max load 545 kg (1202 lbs), including driver and passengers. Some options can increase the base weight and reduce the maximum loading weight.

You can order the car with a towbar. The maximum total weight on a braked trailer is 1500, and on unbraked, it is 750 kg (3307/1653 lbs).

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