The Roewe i5 was launched on October 26, 2018. It is a high-energy Internet compact car owned by Roewe.
On June 26, 2019, the Roewe i5 Leader Edition model was launched.
On September 26, 2019, the Roewe i5 Linghao upgraded series was launched.
In March 2021, SAIC Roewe first exposed the exterior and interior images of the new Roewe i5 for the fourth-generation textured sedan.
On April 7, 2021, SAIC Roewe officially announced the pre-sale price of its compact sedan, the new i5. The new car has launched four models with pre-sale prices ranging from RMB 7.29 to RMB 899,900.
On April 23, 2021, SAIC Roewe's new generation of high-energy Internet mid-range cars, the new Roewe i5, was launched. The whole series has launched 5 1.5L models, with an official guide price of RMB 6.79-89,900 and a surprise price of RMB 59,900-81,900.
In March 2021, SAIC Roewe revealed a set of exterior drawings of the new Roewe i5 for the fourth-generation textured sedan.