Chery Motor Australia has finally priced its new Tiggo 8 Pro Max seven-seat SUV, with prices starting from a sharp $41,990 drive-away for the Chinese rival to the Mitsubishi Outlander and Honda CR-V.

    Update, 16/5/2024 5:20PM: Chery Australia has confirmed servicing pricing for the Tiggo 8 Pro Max. See article for details.

    Three variants will be available from launch, two with front-wheel drive and a flagship all-wheel drive version, all of which are powered by the same 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine teamed with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.

    All variants come standard with seven seats. Standard equipment highlights from even the base Urban grade include heated and ventilated front seats, leatherette upholstery, dual 12.3-inch displays and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

    Key rivals include the aforementioned Outlander and CR-V, as well as other seven-seat SUVs like the Nissan X-Trail, Skoda Kodiaq and Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace.

    The 2024 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max range is on sale now.


    Model VariantDrive-Away Price
    2024 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max Urban FWD$41,990
    2024 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max Elite FWD$43,990
    2024 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max Ultimate AWD$47,990

    Drivetrains and Efficiency

    Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max
    Engine2.0L 4cyl turbo
    Power180kW (5500rpm)
    Engine torque375Nm (1750-4000rpm)
    Transmission7-speed DCT
    Driven wheelsFront-wheel drive (Urban, Elite)
    All-wheel drive (Ultimate)
    Weight1626kg (FWD)
    1731kg (AWD)
    Fuel economy (claim)8.1L/100km (FWD)
    8.7L/100km (AWD)
    Fuel tank size57 litres
    Fuel requirement95 RON
    CO2 emissions191g/km (FWD)
    200g/km (AWD)
    Emissions standardEuro 6b
    Maximum tow capacity1300kg (braked)
    Maximum towball download75kg


    DimensionChery Tiggo 8 Pro Max
    Boot capacity (VDA)117L (3rd row up)
    479L (3rd row folded, to seatback)
    739L (3rd row folded, up to roof)
    Kerb weight1626kg – FWD
    1731kg – AWD
    Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM)2194kg – FWD
    2302kg – AWD

    Servicing and Warranty

    Chery Australia covers its lineup with a seven-year, unlimited-kilometre warranty. It also offers seven years of capped-price servicing and roadside assistance.

    Scheduled maintenance is required every 12 months or 15,000 kilometres – whichever comes first.

    2024 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max service pricing:

    IntervalTiggo 8 Pro Max 2.0T FWDTiggo 8 Pro Max 2.0T AWD


    The Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max has yet to be tested by ANCAP or Euro NCAP.

    Standard safety features include:

    • 10 airbags
      • Front airbags x 2
      • Front side airbags x 2
      • Curtain airbags x 2
      • Front centre airbags x 1
      • Driver knee airbag x 1
      • Rear side airbags x 2
    • Forward collision warning
    • Autonomous emergency braking (AEB)
    • Emergency lane keeping
    • Lane departure warning
    • Lane-keep assist
    • Adaptive cruise control
    • Traffic Jam Assist
    • Integrated Cruise Assist
      • Adaptive cruise + lane centring
    • Blind-spot assist
    • Rear collision warning
    • Rear cross-traffic assist
    • Safe exit warning
    • Speed limit information
    • Speed Control Assist
    • Traffic sign recognition
    • Driver monitoring system
    • 360-degree cameras
    • Parking sensors front, rear

    Standard Equipment

    Three trim levels are available – Urban, Elite and Ultimate.

    Tiggo 8 Pro Max Urban highlights:

    • 18-inch alloy wheels
    • LED headlights
    • LED tail lights
    • 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster
    • 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system
    • Satellite navigation
    • Voice assistant
    • Wireless Apple CarPlay, Android Auto
    • Wireless phone charger
    • Ambient lighting
    • 8-speaker Sony sound system
    • Black leatherette upholstery
    • Heated, ventilated front seats
    • 3 x drive modes
    • Air quality management system

    Tiggo 8 Pro Max Elite adds:

    • Power tailgate
    • Heated exterior mirrors
    • Built-in dashcam
    • Third-row air vents with fan speed control
    • Illuminated door sills with Tiggo lettering
    • Retractable cargo blind

    Tiggo 8 Pro Max Ultimate adds:

    • All-wheel drive
    • 19-inch alloy wheels
    • Fragrance system
    • Puddle lamps
    • Panoramic sunroof
    • 10-speaker Sony sound system
    • Privacy glass



    • Lunar White
    • Star Silver
    • Rhine Blue
    • Loran Violet
    • Mercurial Grey
    • Technical Grey
    • Aurora Green
    • Space Black


    • Black leatherette
    • Brown leatherette (no cost-option on the Ultimate)

    Stay tuned to CarExpert for our launch review of the 2024 Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max at 9:00AM AEST May 20.

    MORE: Everything Chery Tiggo 8 Pro Max

    James Wong

    James Wong is the Production Editor at CarExpert based in Melbourne, Australia. With experience on both media and manufacturer sides of the industry, James has a specialty for product knowledge which stems from a life-long obsession with cars. James is a Monash University journalism graduate, an avid tennis player, and the proud charity ambassador for Drive Against Depression – an organisation that supports mental wellness through the freedom of driving and the love of cars. He's also the proud father of Freddy, a 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI .

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