The Motor resource has shared photos of the luxurious Hongqi E-HS9 SUV bearing government-series license plates ***MPR97 and equipped with a rooftop LED bar. According to open sources, this vehicle, manufactured in 2022, was registered on May 31 of the current year. The previous owner of these license plates, a Toyota Land Cruiser, was registered under the Federal Security Service.
Hongqi vehicles are gaining popularity among Russian authorities. In July, Hongqi sedans were spotted in the motorcades of the Federal Protective Service, although they were purely gasoline-powered cars.
The Hongqi E-HS9 is the flagship of the Russian Hongqi lineup, with an electric crossover priced at 9.5 million rubles. It offers various configurations, with seating options ranging from four to seven passengers.