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Borgward Isabella Concept Debuts At The Frankfurt Motor Show

September 15, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Borgward Isabella Concept Debuts At The Frankfurt Motor Show

China’s Borgward brought the Isabella electric concept car to the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. The name harks back to 1954 2-door coupe with the same name, far far away in the non-Chinese past.

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Official Photos Of The New ArcFox (?) LITE Mini EV For China

August 22, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

ArcFox

Official images of the ArcFox Lite, a new  electric mini car for China. ArcFox is a new brand under Beijing Auto, focused on making ‘cool’ and somewhat premium electric cars for the young an hip.

The official photos however refer to the vehicle as the ‘Lite’, without any ‘ArcFox’. It has a LITE badge on the bonnet. Chinese media call it the ‘Lite by ArcFox’.

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Spy Shots: New Seven-seat SUV For Beijing Auto

August 9, 2017 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots showing a new SUV for Beijing Auto. It is based on the same platform as the ultra cool BJ20 but longer and with seven seats. It will likely be called the BJ20 L, just like Beijing Auto sells the B40 and the B40L.

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This Is The New Beijing Auto Senova D50 Sedan

August 8, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Beijing Auto Senova D50

The best photos so far of the production version of the Beijing Auto Senova D50 sedan. It will be launched on the Chinese car market in November. Stylistically a huge departure from the current car, but is it any better..? Platform and engine won’t see any changes. The engine is a rather lazy 1.5 with 114hp. Price will start around $12,000.

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Beijing Auto Huansu To Launch A Seven-seat SUV In China

July 17, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Huansu S7

There are new SUVs being launched on the Chinese car market every single day and the end is nowhere in sight. Here we have another new seven-seat SUV; the Beijing Auto Huansu S7, featuring a big black Lexus-like grille. It will be launched in Q4 for about 80.000 yuan.

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The BX7 TS Is A Sporty Borgward With Tiny Shiny Wheels

June 29, 2017 by Joey Wang

Borgward BX7

This is the new Borgward BX7 TS SUV, a sporty variant of the Borgward BX7. It will be launched on the Chinese car market in Q3. The TS comes with a kinda-honeycomb grille, matte gray paint, darkened front lights, and a more aggressive front bumper. Strangely the wheels are extremely tiny, no matter how shiny they are. Wheels on sporty cars should be big and wide, but the wheels on the TS actually seem smaller than on…

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The New Changhe Beidouxing Is A Dressed Up Suzuki Wagon R

June 27, 2017 by Joey Wang

Changhe Beidouxing

This hip little white baby is the new Changhe Beidouxing, looking very ready for its launch on the Chinese car market in September. The new Beidouxing will be manufactured by Changhe Auto, now part of the Beijing Auto Industry Corporation (BAIC).

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Eye To Eye With The Beijing Auto EC180 EV

May 17, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Beijing Auto EC180 EV

The Beijing Auto EC180 is a popular small electric crossover for China. I met this dusty white example on a parking lot in the south of the capital. It comes with crossy things like black wheel arches, black bumpers, mud guards fore and aft, and proper roof rails. It also has blue lights lenses and a blue badge.

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The Various Zhanqi Variants At The BAW Dealer In Beijing

May 15, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

The Various Zhanqi Variants At The BAW Dealer In Beijing

Back now to the BAW dealer in Beijing for a healthy shot of Zhanqi variants. We kick off with the BJ2032HKD34, yes they all have these beautiful names, a four-door short-bed pickup truck. Sporty alloys, bull bar, and rack are factory standard.

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New Beijing Auto Senova X55 SUV Is Ready For China

May 15, 2017 by W.E. Ning

Beijing Auto Senova X55

This is the production version of the new Beijing Auto Senova X55 SUV, showing off its daring fog light hugging bumper. It is an interesting car; definitely more than just a facelift but also not totally new, as it stands on the same platform as the current X55, which was launched less than two years ago.

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