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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Senova X55 SUV for the Chinese car market

Published on October 3, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Senova X55 SUV for the Chinese car market

The best Spy Shots so far of the production version of the all-new Beijing Auto Senova X55 SUV, looking very ready for its launch on the Chinese car market later this month. The Senova X55 is a new compact SUV, it debuted on the Shanghai Auto Show in April. It will be positioned above the upcoming Senova X35 and under the Senova X65.

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The Senova X55 will be available with two Mitsubishi-sourced four-cylinder petrol engines: a  1.5 with 113hp and 147nm mated to a 5-speed manual, and a 150hp 1.5 turbo mated to a six-speed manual or a CVT. FWD only. Size: 4405/1809/1685, wheelbase is 2650.

Price will start around 80.000 yuan and end around 130.000 yuan.

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The green car on the first photos is a high end 1.5 turbo with fancy roof rails, a touch screen, and the CVT gearbox.

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Analogue clock in between the vents.

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Happy hips, integrated spoiler and another spoiler on the roof, trendy rear lights connected by a shiny chrome strip.

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This is the base 1.5 version. No fog lights, no roof rails, …

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… no touch screen, probably another clock, and the five-speed manual. Design of the lower center console is kinda cool, with black handles over a chromed frame.

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Wheels seem a few inched too small, swimming freely in the arches.

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