An incredible clean Toyota Century V12 sedan, Spotted in China on the far east of Beijing. The Century was in a perfect shape, looking far more distinguished than any other car on the road. The second generation G50 Century was manufactured from 1997 until 2016.
Another new Chinese car brand has been born: Hozon Auto, and they are going to build electric cars. Chinese name is Hezhong Qiche, and the brand is owned by a company called Zhejiang Hezhong New Energy Vehicles. Their first vehicle will be a compact SUV, previewed by a concept car called @ that was unveiled last year on a local high tech show.
The brand new Changfeng Liebao CS9 has been launched on the Chinese auto market, and it has become quite a fine and stylish looking little SUV, probably the best looking Liebao so far. Price starts at 76.800 yuan and ends at 116.800 yuan, positioning the CS9 straight amid the booming compact SUV segment.
The WEY VV7 SUV has been launched on the Chinese auto market. The VV7, formerly known as the 01, is the first car of Great Wall’s new “premium SUV” WEY brand. The VV7 comes in two kinds: a basic version called VV7c and a sporty version called VV7s. Price starts at 167.800 yuan and ends at 188.800 yuan ($24.388 – 27.384). Hardly premium money and not even that expensive for a Great Wall.
A traffic police man shouts at the driver of a McLaren 650S Spider after it had crashed into a tanker truck on a rural road near Shaoxing City in Zhejiang Province in China. The McLaren was apparently involved in a drag race with another car when the driver lost control. The heavens must have been smiling because this accident could have ended into a deadly inferno because…
Time now for Part 2 of our coverage of the Revival2K17 tuning show on the Goldenport race track in Beijing. Part 1 is here and the 2016 edition there. Starting with a heavily modified Peugeot 205 GL with an extra fan tapes-on under the bumper.
The ultra speedy NextEV NIO EP9 electric supercar arrived at the Shanghai Auto Show, times six, representing the entire first-production run. Five cars go to early investors in NextEV and the very first EP9, the one that broke all the records, will stay with the company.
Zotye surprised on the Shanghai Auto Show with this new T500 SUV. It looks rather good for a Zotye and it isn’t really a copy of anything, which is even better. But the T500 is yet another SUV in the already over-crowded lineup, where it will fit just under the Zotye T600.
Hawtai is still alive but they ain’t kicking very hard, sales are slow and their cars are aging. On the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show they tried to add some blood to their body with this Hawtai WS55 sedan, sporting a distinctive Ford snout.
This is the FAW Junpai A50, a new compact sedan that debuted on the Shanghai Auto Show in China. The Junpai A50 stands on the same platform as the equally new Junpai CX65 wagon. The A50 will launch on the Chinese car market shortly, with a price ranging from 60.000 to 80.000 yuan.