Facelifted FAW-Besturn B70 listed & priced in China
Published on May 19, 2011 by Tycho de Feijter
The facelifted FAW-Besturn B70 debuted at the Shanghai Auto Show last month, it has now officially been listed at the Chinese auto market. Price starts at 131.800 yuan and ends at 188.800 yuan. The B70 got a new front, an old-new ‘winged 1′ logo and new light clusters at the back. The interior was improved as well.
The Besturn B70, just like the B50, is based on the platform of the last gen Mazda 6 made in China by the FAW-Mazda joint venture. Engines from Mazda as well: a 2.0 with 108kw and 183nm and a 2.3 with 120kw and 204nm, mated to a 6-speed manual or the new six-speed automatic.