Voyah FREE, one of the contenders for Li Auto's Li ONE, has already received 3,689 orders in 43 days on sale, Dongfeng Motor's premium electric brand Voyah said on Aug. 3.
Voyah is on track to become the fastest EV brand to reach 10,000 sales, the company said.
The Voyah FREE, the brand's first model, opened for pre-sale on March 31. It is priced at RMB 313,600 ($47,700) for the extended-range version and RMB 333,600 for the electric version.
It has a pure electric range of no less than 140km and a combined range of 860km, which is longer than the Li ONE.
The Voyah FREE has a length, width and height of 4905/1950/1690mm and a wheelbase of 2955mm, slightly smaller than the Li ONE and NIO ES8.
The Voyah FREE rolled off the production line on June 30 and will be delivered in the third quarter.
Voyah said it had 21 retail stores in China as of July, a number that will exceed 55 by the end of the year.
The company says it is expanding its product lineup by launching at least one new vehicle per year for the next five years, covering sedans, SUVs, MPVs and other models.