Trumpchi GS8 released official pictures. It’s the first Chinese car to use the Toyota hybrid drive train

Trumpchi GS8
A few days ago, the first photos of the new generation Trumpchi GS8 leaked out. Today, the official pictures were released. The GS8 is the flagship SUV of Trumpchi, a brand under Guangzhou Auto (GAC). The seven-seat GS8 debuted in 2016 and was updated in 2020.

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Top 3 exciting cars launched at Chongqing Auto Show. And one surprise

Great Wall Poer Pickup
Great Wall Poer Artillery pickup

I like Chongqing Auto Show. Compared with Shanghai Auto, which traditionally takes place in April, Chongqing is much smaller but more pragmatic. Shanghai is more about showing muscles, the latest technology, and concept cars. “Launch in 2025” was the favorite phrase there. There is lots of PR. But at Chongqing, automakers show more cars you can actually buy now or soon. My colleague Tycho would probably say this show is less focused on millennials. Let’s have a look at the three highlights of the show and one surprise.

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BYD Qin Pro Sedan Is Ready For The Chinese Car Market

BYD Qing Pro
BYD Qin Pro

This is the new BYD Qin Pro, one of China’s prettiest sedans ever. It will launch on the Chinese car market on September 20. Sadly however BYD appears to be very uncertain about the future; the Qin Pro will be offered in a triple: petrol, EV, and PHEV. Come on BYD, make up your mind!

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The WEY P8 GT PHEV Is Another SUV-Coupe For China

WEY P8 GT
WEY P8 GT

This is the WEY P8 GT PHEV, a sporty SUV-coupe version of the WEY P8 SUV. The P8 GT comes with a giant black beak with a shiny edge around, sharp looking lights, and gigantic mirrors mounted on the doors.

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Dongfeng Launches Stunning Concept Car With A Wuzzy Name

Dongfeng eπ
Dongfeng eπ

This stunning speed is the new Dongfeng eπ concept car, unveiled one day before the start of the 2018 Beijing Auto Show. The name is a bit wuzzy, the e stands for electricity, as the eπ is a plug-in hybrid. The π is the Greek letter Pi. The Pi is popular in Chinese these days, Yudo Auto is also using it, as a name for their electric crossovers.

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Official Images Of The New BYD Qin Pro Hybrid Sedan For China

BYD Qin
BYD Qin Pro

BYD has released the first official images of the new BYD Qin Pro, an plug-in hybrid sedan that will debut on the 2018 Beijing Auto Show. The Pro in the name indicates that the current BYD Qin will continue, at least for a while.

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Buick Velite 6 Plug-in Hybrid Crossover Launched In China

Buick Velite 6
Buick Velite 6

The Buick Velite 6 has been launched in China. The Velite 6 is an all new plug-in electric crossover that will hit the Chinese car market in September. A full electric version will follow in 2019.

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Another Look At The Amazing Touch Screen Of The New BYD Tang

BYD Tang
BYD Tang

New photos of the interior of the new BYD Tang hybrid super SUV, showing the amazing touch screen that has a neat little party trick…

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This Is The New BYD Qin Sedan For China

BYD Qin
BYD Qin

New photos of the upcoming BYD Qin sedan, one purple blue example was caught during what a photo shoot. The Qin gets the same new BYD family face that we saw on the Song Max MPV and the upcoming Tang SUV. BYD calls it the “Dragon Face”, and we think that is a good name for it.

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Don’t Shut Your Big Mouth; This Is the 340 HP WEY P8 Plug-in Hybrid For China

WEY P8
WEY P8

This big black mouthed white monster is the new WEY P8 SUV, one of the most powerful plug-in hybrids ever made by a Chinese automaker. The WEY P8 will hit the market on April 25. The P8 is based on the petrol-powered WEY VV7.

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