The latest news on Zotye cars from China

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This Is The Zotye Traum A2 SUV For China

September 18, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Traum A2 SUV

Traum, meaning ‘dream’ in German, is a new brand under Zotye Auto aimed at young car buyers. The A2 is is a compact SUV, Traum’s second car after the upcoming Traum S70. ‘A2’ is a code name. The market name will likely be S50. The A2/S50 is based on the Zotye SR7.

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One Minute Walk-around: The Zotye E200 EV

August 9, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Today in One Minute Walk-around the Zotye E200, a small two-seat electric car for the Chinese auto market with a striking and original design. The E200 costs 59,800 yuan ($8,950) after green-car subsidies. Power comes from an electric motor with 82hp and 165nm.

Top speed is 120 kilometers per hour and range is 155 kilometers. Charging takes just half an hour for 80% battery on a fast charger or 8 hours for a full load on 220V. It is a tiny little thing: 2735/1600/1630, and wheelbase is 1810. They are very popular at the moment, I seem them all over the place in Beijing and I wouldn’t be at all surprised if the E200 eventually becomes Zotye;s best-selling car.

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This Is The Zotye SR9 Deformation

August 8, 2017 by Joey Wang

Zotye SR9 Deformation

Zotye has launched another special edition of the infamous SR9 Porsche Macan clone. This is the SR9 Deformation; piggybacking on the success of the Transformers franchise. Interestingly, many Chinese toy makers also use the terms like ‘deform’ and ‘deformation’ for their copycat transformer toys, believing that will make them safe for a lawsuit.

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Zotye SR9 SUV Is Going Hybrid In China

August 7, 2017 by W.E. Ning

Zotye SR9

The infamous Zotye SR9 Porsche Macan clone is going plug-in hybrid. The SR9 HEV will debut on the Chengdu Auto Show later this month. The exterior appears to be unchanged compared to the petrol-powered car, but Zotye did…

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Zotye Dreams In German With New ‘Traum’ Brand For The Young

June 29, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Zotye Traum brand

Zotye Auto, famous for their SR9 Porsche Macan clone, is launching a new car brand in China. The brand is called Traum, which is German and means dream. It is the second automaker in a short time to go for a German name after Weltmeister. What is that all about..? The Chinese name has nothing with dreams of Germany; Junma (君马) is best translated as Supreme Horse. The English slogan is Driven by Dreams. The Chinese slogan, translated, Dream for a Horse.

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Zotye T500 SUV Unveiled On The Shanghai Auto Show In China

April 26, 2017 by W.E. Ning

Zotye T500

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.

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This Is The Zotye T300 Compact SUV For The Chinese Auto Market

April 12, 2017 by W.E. Ning

This Is The Zotye T300 Compact SUV For The Chinese Auto Market

This is what happens when Zotye tries to be somewhat original. It looks interesting, see for example how they did the mirrors. Well, at least they tried. The Zotye T300 is a new compact SUV. It will debut on the Shanghai Auto Show and launch on the Chinese car market soon thereafter.

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First Images Of The Zotye Concept S For The Shanghai Auto Show

April 11, 2017 by W.E. Ning

First Images Of The Zotye Concept S For The Shanghai Auto Show

Zotye has released two teasers of their Concept S concept car, set for debut on the Shanghai Auto Show. The Concept S previews a sporty SUV that will slot above the infamous Zotye SR9. The design as seen on these renderings seems mostly original at the front and a Lamborghini Urus from behind. And what is going on with those front wheels? Very large and loads of negative camber it seems, whereas the rear wheel looks oddly small in comparison.

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The Interior Of The Female-only Zotye SR9 Godess Edition Is Properly Pink

March 30, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

The Interior Of The Female-only Zotye SR9 Godess Edition Is Properly Pink

Zotye is going to launch a female-only variant of their SR9 SUV Porsche Macan clone called the ‘Godess’. It will debut on the Shanghai Auto Show next month. The company has just released images of the interior and we are very impressed. Pink rules!

Pink lining in roof-mounted control panel, pink dash top, pink decorations on doors, a pink arm rest, pink lines around the center tunnel, and what the little ladies will appreciate most: a pink gear lever knob. Still, that is not even all.

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This Is The Zotye T600 Coupe For China

March 29, 2017 by W.E. Ning

This Is The Zotye T600 Coupe For China

Zotye is following Haval’s example by launching ever more variant and variant of variants of exiting cars, all based on the same platform with the same engines and almost the same price points. The latest addition to the Zotye lineup is the T600 Coupe, the production version of the T600 S concept.

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