July 1, 2015 by W.E. Ning
The new Audi TT and Audi TT Roadster have been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 542.800 yuan and ends at 617.800 yuan ($87.525 – 99.618). The TT is available with only one engine; the ‘EA888′ 2.0 TFSI with 230hp and 370nm, mated to a six-speed DCT, sending power to the front wheels or to all wheels.
July 1, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
New Spy Shot of the upcoming BYD S1, a new sub-compact SUV that will be launched on the Chinese car market just before the end of this year, price is expected to start just above 50.000 rmb and and around 70.000 rmb. The hybrid variant of the BYD S1 will be marketed as a separate car called ‘BYD Yuan’.
June 30, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
A giant FAW car transport truck loaded with 26 Changan minivans, Spotted in China in the Dongba area in Beijing. I live near a major Changan dealer in the capital. The dealer is located just inside the Fifth Ring Road, and that is a bitch because the big car transport trucks are not allowed to drive within the Fifth Ring Road, for reasons concerning safety, congestion and pollution.
June 29, 2015 by Joey Wang
A wondrous white BMW M3 Coupe, Spotted in China in near the Solona shopping mall in east Beijing. The license plate reads N·M3W79, and that is one of the best license plates we have seen on a BMW M3 in China so far. The speedy Bimmer is further prettified by darkened windows, a black roof, and matte black multispoke alloys.
June 29, 2015 by W.E. Ning
And bang here is the news: the Landwind X7 has been delayed by two months to August. It was originally scheduled for June, but the X7 did not appear. The exact launch date will be announced later. Price for the Landwind X7 will range from 135.000 to 150.000 yuan ($21.740 – 24.164).
June 29, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
A very interesting Ferrari F430 Scuderia Spider 16M supercar, Spotted in China in the great city of Shanghai by Reader Antoine Chalendard, thank you for the pictures! The already very speedy Ferrari is made even faster with bespoke carbon fiber air duct covers (compare) and a large carbon fiber wing on the back. Oddly, all the 16M badges have been removed, bar for the one inside.
June 29, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
German magazine ‘Automobil Produktion’ says Porsche is considering legal action against China’s Zotye Auto for copying the Porsche Macan, quoting the ‘Porsche Press Office’ and our original article that brought the Zotye T700 to the wider world, and to Germany.
June 27, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
Today in China Car History the beautiful Beijing Yanjing YJ5021 minibus, Spotted in China in one of the very few old neighborhoods in the Lido area, where it stood against a wall in a rather poor condition, while being abused as a storage room for a nearby shop.
June 26, 2015 by W.E. Ning
A wondrous white Ferrari F12berlinetta supercar, Spotted in China in the Lido area in Beijing. The speedy Ferrari was made even faster by darkened windows, darkened headlights, a carbon fiber air vent rim on the bonnet, and a license plate reading N·WOF12, and that is one of the best license plates we have seen on a Ferrari F12 in China so far.
June 26, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
A magically beautiful Mercedes-Benz C-Class L sedan, Spotted in China on the edge of the Lido area in Beijing. The good Benz is wrapped in an eye killing shiny Pink wrap, and further sexed up with an all-black grille, a black lip under the bumper, darkened windows, matte black multispoke alloys, and glittered license plate frames.