The Changhe Ideal is a city car produced by Jiangxi Changhe Suzuki Automobile Company, in a joint-venture between Chinese and Japanese automakers Changhe and Suzuki, since 2003. The subcompact electric sedan was introduced in 2021.
The Ideal is available with a single electric motor that produces 134 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The motor is mated to a single-speed automatic transmission. The Ideal has a range of up to 270 kilometers (168 miles) on a single charge. It can be charged from 0 to 80% in about 40 minutes.
The Ideal is available in two trim levels: Standard and Luxury. The Standard trim is the base trim level and comes standard with features such as a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a rearview camera, and Bluetooth connectivity. The Luxury trim adds features such as a sunroof, power windows and mirrors, and heated front seats.