Beijing Auto Show Preview: Greatwall Hover M3

Another one from Greatwall’s brandnew Hover-brand. This is the M3, codenamed CH071. It will slot right above the coolish M2 that hit la market in March. It loox the same as an M2 in lenght so likely it is made on the same platform and meant for folks who don’t want the M2’s madness.

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Geely Emgrand EC825 is OUT

Geely brings out the new and big EC825 under the Emgrand brandname. The good looking sedan is 4950cm long and has a 2805cm wheelbase. The Emgrand EC825 will debut at the Beijing Auto Show later this month. Engines are Mitsubishi’s ancient 2.4 four cilinder and a little less ancient Mitsubishi 2.0. Price will likely start from 125.000 rmb.

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Chery QQ Police Car from China

Chinese police likes to use Chery’s QQ in busy public spaces as shopping streets and parks, so it is not a very rare sight. The beautifull traffic-lady however, is. Unfortunately they are not so much around anymore since even small villages in the countryside now have traffic lights.

The lack of an electricity-network along roads was the reason for not having those but the new ones work on solar power and so don’t need any network. The sun, yes she, took men their girls of the streets. The QQ police car in the first picture has a sunroof right in front of the warning lights, nice touch. Continue reading “Chery QQ Police Car from China”

Beijing Auto Show Preview: JAC Vision IV Concept

In line with responsible automakers all over the world JAC will bring a small hybrid sewing machine to the Beijing Auto Show. The Vision IV, JAC had three earlier visions, is designed by Italians. It all loox a bit boring but I really like that start-button in the front bumper. If that actually worx I’ll buy one just to play with that. The word ‘kickstart’ gets a whole new meaning. Wonder whether you can actually ‘kick-out’ other people’s Vision IV’s, that would be even more fun.

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Spy Shots: interior Roewe W5; loox Ready to Roll

Earlier this month we saw two W5 SUV prototypes somewhere outside Roewe’s factory and now we have these interior shots with Roewe-badges on the steering wheel. It all loox completely finished now, this compared to earlier pictures of testcars with wires all over the dash.

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BYD S6 SUV NAKED

After the official pictures last week now finally some of the real thing. The S6 will be equipped with a lof of goodies, here some: keyless entry, voice-controlled navigation system, reverse camera system, parking assist camera, heated glass, heated outside rearview mirrors, 11 speakers, DVD player, 7-inch touch screen and a digital tv.

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Beijing Auto Show Preview: Greatwall Hover SC30

The Greatwall-Hover SC30 will debut as a prototype. It is a very luxury suv/crossover meant to compete with machines as the Infinity FX, VW Touareg, Porsche Cayenne and Volvo XC90. No word on the engine yet.

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Beijing Auto Show Preview: Greatwall Hover H6 SUV

Greatwall made ‘Hover’ a brand and will bring at least three of ‘m to the Beijing Auto Show. Last week we saw the first live pictures of the euro-bound H5 and this is it’s sportier brother, the H6, for the Chinese market.

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