Beijing Auto B40 & B70 to be listed in China in September
Published on March 30, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
The Beijing Auto B40 and B70 will be listed on the Chinese car market in September, the final production cars will debut at the Beijing Auto Show next month. The B40 will also be available as a removable soft-top version. The B40 debuted almost two years ago at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show, the B70 debuted at 2011 Shanghai Auto Show. B40 on the first pic.
B40 soft top.
Power will come from a 2.0 with 122hp and 180nm, or a 2.4 with 142hp and 217nm. Low output indeed, both engines are rather old. Both engines also power the Beijing Auto Qishi S12 which is a continuation of the good old Beijing-Jeep Cherokee. Price for the B40 will start around 130.000 yuan, the B70 around 160.000 yuan.