Ciwei Is A New EV Brand From China And This Is Their First Car

Ciwei Simai'er
Ciwei Simai’er

China’s EV revolution is in full swing. We literally see a new electric car brand being born every day. Today’s newborn is called Ciwei, and their first car is this pretty blue thing called the Simai’er.

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SiTech Is A New EV Brand From China And This Is Their First Car

SiTech DEV1
SiTech DEV1

China’s EV revolution is in full swing. We literally see a new electric car brand being born every day. Today’s newborn is called SiTech, and their first car is this pretty white thing called DEV1.

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The New Traum Meet 3 SUV From China Has A Built-in Karaoke Set

Traum Meet 3
Traum Meet 3

This is the Traum Meet 3, a new compact SUV that will be launched on the Chinese car market next month. Traum is a brand under Zotye Auto, aimed at young car buyers. Young people like to sing, as everybody knows. And therefore the Meet 3 has the coolest feature ever:

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Mercedes-Maybach To Launch New Sedan-SUV In China

Mercedes-Maybach
Mercedes-Maybach concept

Mercedes-Maybach will launch a new sedan-SUV in China on April 24, one day before the start of the 2018 Beijing Auto Show. The new car is officially still a concept, but the production version, expected in 2020, won’t differ very much.

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From All Sides: The New Lynk & Co 02 Crossover For China

Lynk & Co 02
Lynk & Co 02

New images of the Lynk & Co 02, a trendy new crossover that will be launched on the Chinese car market in H2. Price will start somewhere around 140.000 yuan and end near 190.000 yuan.

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The Joint Venture As We Know It Is Going To Die

The Chinese government has announced far-reaching new rules for Chinese-foreign car making joint ventures. The most important change, as per BBC:

China’s state planner said on Tuesday it would remove foreign ownership caps for companies making fully electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles (NEVs) in 2018, for makers of commercial vehicles in 2020, and the wider car market by 2022.

China imposed ownership restrictions in 1994, limiting foreign carmakers to owning no more than a 50% share of any local venture.

So how is this going to change the automotive landscape?

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Aiways U5 Ion Electric SUV Unveiled In China

Aiways U5 Ion
Aiways U5 Ion

This is the new Aiways U5 Ion, a concept car previewing an electric SUV that will hit the Chinese car market in 2019. The company says the design of the production car won’t change a bit, bar for the addition of real-life necessities like mirrors.

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Jeep Grand Commander Launched On The Chinese Car Market

Jeep Grand Commander
Jeep Grand Commander

The new Jeep Grand Commander has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 279.800 yuan and ends at 409.800 yuan ($44.600 – 65,000). The Grand Commander is a seven-seat SUV that will only be marketed in China, where there is a lot of demand for seven seat cars.

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Buick Enspire Electric Crossover Concept Unveiled In China

Buick Enspire
Buick Enspire

The Buick Enspire has been unveiled in China. The Enspire is an electric concept car previewing an upcoming crossover SUV coupe. The Enspire was designed in China but the eventual production version will be sold globally.

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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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