On September 25, the 2024 XPeng P5 car was officially launched with a total of 2 models available. The price range is between 156,900 to 174,900 yuan (approximatly ＄21,463-23,925). Users who purchase the car can enjoy a deduction of 8,000 yuan (approximatly ＄1,094) or choose between a zero-interest installment plan for 24 months. Additionally, they can also receive a selection fund of 3,000 yuan (approximatly ＄410) and other benefits.
The new P5 maintains the same price as the current models and streamlines SKU into two major lineups: Plus and Pro. It comes with the third-generation flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon digital cockpit as standard.
The 2024 model of XPeng P5 has undergone an upgrade in terms of its appearance and aesthetics. It continues the current model’s gradual disappearance of curves and low wind resistance design concept, reshaping the front and rear bumpers as well as side skirts to make the overall body more slender and streamlined. Two new body colors have been added: Interstellar Green and New Moon Silver, along with a new interior color called Airy Gray.
The car adopts a low surface difference design at the corners of the front and rear bumpers, as well as the front grille, with smooth transitions. This allows for smoother separation of airflow and, together with the active front grille, optimizes aerodynamic resistance for the 2024 XPeng P5 model to achieve a drag coefficient as low as 0.218Cd.
Furthermore, after incorporating feedback from over tens of thousands of users, XPeng Motors has conducted extensive optimizations on the 2024 model of XPeng P5: significantly reducing SKU options and retaining functionalities that are frequently used by users in specific scenarios, while optimizing and removing functionalities for less frequent usage scenarios.
The car is equipped with the third-generation Qualcomm Snapdragon cockpit platform (SA8155P) vehicle chip, which enables full-scene voice interaction and control, supporting dual-tone zone human-machine continuous multi-round dialogue.
The body dimensions of the 2024 XPeng P5 are 4860*1840*1520mm. The length of the body has increased by 52mm compared to the current model, with a wheelbase of 2768mm. The luggage compartment has a usable volume of 450L, and there are storage spaces in the car in a total of 26 locations.
In addition, the 2024 XPeng P5 can provide a front and rear legroom of 1058mm / 991mm and a front and rear headroom of 988mm / 952mm. The trunk capacity is 450L, which is equivalent to the volume of 11 pieces of 20-inch suitcases.
In terms of energy efficiency and system capability, the 2024 model of XPeng P5 is equipped with an intelligent thermal management temperature control system, which ensures that the power battery always maintains an efficient operating temperature range and guarantees battery activity and efficiency. As of now, XPeng‘s self-operated charging system has covered 337 prefecture-level administrative regions and municipalities in China. The official claim is to build 3,000 self-operated stations with supercharging capabilities in the energy supplementation ecosystem by 2025.
In terms of safety, the 2024 model of XPeng P5 has obtained dual safety certifications from C-NCAP and C-IASI. It has a high-strength steel ratio of up to 13.8% and is equipped with more than 10 active safety features, claiming to cover driving scenarios for daily user travel such as high-speed closed roads, low-speed urban roads, and parking lots.
In terms of power, the 2024 model of XPeng P5 is equipped with a 155kW / 310N·m motor, with a top speed of 170km/h and an acceleration time from zero to one hundred kilometers in 7.5 seconds. It has a comprehensive range of 500km under CLTC conditions and can be fast charged using direct current in as fast as 30 minutes to charge from 30% to 80%.