Beijing auto will launch the C70 at the April 2012 Beijing Auto Show. The C70 is based on the old Saab 9-5. According to new reports the C70 will actually be called C70G and it will be extended by 5 centimeters, yes 5, for more space in the back, which is very important in China.
Saab never sold an extended 9-5, leave that to the Chinese! Engine will be the 2.3 turbo in two different configuration: 260hp and 350nm or 220hp and 310nm. The C70/C70G debuted at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show as C71.