Oh no another conservative-morality backlash in China! The 2015 Shanghai Auto Show will probably do without babe, just when we were getting optimistic again about the girls on autoshows in China. Says Reuters:
The Chinese government is concerned about what it sees as increasing vulgarity in society. Victor Yang, spokesman of Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd, told Reuters on Friday that the company has received verbal notice from the Shanghai autoshow organizer that no models can be used at the week-long event, from April 20.
The Guangzhou AutoTrumpchi GA6 Limited debuted on the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. The GA6 Limited, also called GA6 GT, is a concept previewing a sporty variant of the Guangzhou Auto Trumpchi GA6, which oddly was not on the show. The Limited comes with a hefty body kit, lots of carbon fiber bits, and extra large wheels with shiny five-twin spoke alloys.
Tthe all-new Volvo S60 Cross Country has debuted on the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, surely one of the weirdest Volvo’s ever conceived, but it somehow looks kinda cool, especially in this matte black paint. The Volvo S60 Cross Country is a crossover sedan based on the Volvo S60, daring too, as most crossovers are based on wagons or hatchbacks.
The brand new Guangzhou AutoTrumpchi GS4 has debuted on the Detroit Auto Show, showing off a clean and modern design with an impressive grille. The Trumpchi GS4, formerly known as the TrumpchiGS3, is a new compact SUV for the booming Chinese auto market. The GS4 will have its debut in China on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show in April.
An exclusive sneak preview of the new Guangzhou AutoTrumpchi GS4. It will officially debut on the Detroit Auto Show later today, but we cannot wait that long! The Trumpchi GS4, formerly known as the TrumpchiGS3, is a new compact SUV for the booming Chinese auto market. The gS4 will have its debut in China on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show in April.
An exclusive sneak preview of the all-new Volvo S60 Cross Country, seen here on the Volvo booth at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show where it will officially debut tomorrow, but we cannot wait that long! The Volvo S60 Cross Country is a crossover sedan based on the Volvo S60, a rather daring vehicles as most crossovers are based on wagons or hatchbacks. The only thing than comes close to the idea is the BMW X4.
This is the Henan Xinma Neighborhood Patrol Car, seen on the Security China exhibition in Beijing last month. The Neighborhood Patrol car is an electric vehicle developed for police patrol duties in local neighborhoods, compounds, and public parks. A neighborhood police station in China is usually very small, two officers and a dog, and they used to ride bicycles around their block. These days however the coppers have gone all electric.
This is the mad Zijing Qingyuan Armored Spherical Cabin Electric Patrol Vehicle, seen on the Security China exhibition in Beijing last month. The vehicle is developed for anti-riot work by police and paramilitary forces. Its most interesting feature is the spherical cabin, allowing policemen a 360 degree look around.
Have the good times returned? Today in China Car Girls the sexy Chinese girls of the Wuhan International Automobile Exhibition in the great city of Wuhan in Hubei Province. Local shows like this are mostly dealer-organized events without any real news where visitors can try and buy a car right off the show floor. Shiploads of girls are readily available to help them decide which car is best. On the first photo a black dressed girl, four-button trousers alarm!, selling a Peugeot.