July 6, 2017 by Joey Wang
Spy Shots showing a stylish Venucia sedan, shot during a photo shoot. Venucia is a sub-brand of the Dongfeng-Nissan joint venture. They used to rebadge old Nissans but recently they seem to have more design-freedom. Their first unique car was the Venucia T90. This yet nameless sedan is the second.
July 6, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
News from Haval: they are going to launch a new SUV. That indeed is actually not news. It would be news if they were not going to launch an SUV. The latest in the endless series is this Haval M6, formerly known as the Haval H6.
July 5, 2017 by W.E. Ning
Oh no, the girls are at it again. This time we have a little lady in the great city of Qingdao crashing her pink Ferrari 458 Spider into a fence, a tree, and some bushes. The lady wears a white tunic and cram white leggings. The Ferrari is wrapped in a shiny pink wrap and fitted with shiny silver five spoke alloys and red brake pads.
July 5, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
Here we have the final production version of the Citroen C5 Aircross, Citroen’s new hip-ish mid-size SUV. The C5 Aircross will be launch on the Chinese car market later this month. Price will start at 157.800 yuan and and at 223.800.
July 4, 2017 by Joey Wang
Geely is working on a new line of SUVs. One will have a normal SUV body and the other one a trendy SUV coupe shape. The latter was seen hanging around on a construction site, which apparently is a good place to test cars.
July 4, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
This big brown beast is the new Huanghai N3 pickup truck, fitted with a massive grille and shiny wheels. The N3 is the new flagship of the N-range of pickup trucks which furthermore consists of the Huanghai N1, the N1S, and the Huanghai N2.
July 3, 2017 by W.E. Ning
How many sedans is Hyundai offering on the Chinese car market? Eleven. How many of those are made by the local Beijing-Hyundai joint venture? Nine. How many of these are positioned in the compact sedan segment and priced in the crucial 70.000-140.000 yuan range? Seven.
July 3, 2017 by Joey Wang
Kawei Auto became famous in 2014 when they launched their K1 pickup truck, a clone of the Ford F-150. They also have a W1 SUV based on the same platform. It has the same front as the K1 but doesn’t look that much like a Ford because of its SUV body. The W1 just got an upgrade and a new engine.
July 3, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the new Qoros Young, a compact SUV shamelessly aimed at young car buyers. So if you are old; dealers might as well refuse to sell one to you. The ridiculous name brings the poor selling Israeli-Chinese Qoros brand in the good company of Haima. The Model Young will debut on the Chengdu Auto Show in Late August and launch on the Chinese auto market in Q4.
June 29, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
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.