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Spotted in China: the Beijing Auto Senova EV200 electric taxi

February 27, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spotted in China: the Beijing Auto Senova EV200 electric taxi

A brand new Beijing Auto Senova EV200 electric taxi, Spotted in China in the Fengtai District in Beijing. The taxi is based on the sedan version of the Senova EV200 hatchback, which in turn is based on the petrol-powered Senova D20.

The Senova EV200 electric taxi is part of a pilot project consisting of 500 cars that will be put to work in the southern suburbs of Beijing. The project is a continuation of a similar scheme with 200 Beijing Auto E150EV (the predecessor of the EV200) that started last year in the north eastern suburbs.

The new project was announced on the very last day of 2014 but it hasn’t officially started yet. The example I found in Fangzhuang is probably one of the first cars to hit the road.

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China Car History: the Beijing-Jeep BJ2022 Heroic is a Jeep Cherokee XJ from China

February 5, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

China Car History: the Beijing-Jeep BJ2022 Heroic is a Jeep Cherokee XJ from China

This is the Beijing-Jeep BJ2022 Heroic, a rugged looking concept based on the Jeep Cherokee XJ that debuted on the 2010 Beijing Auto Show. The vehicle was developed by  Beijing-Jeep, a Chinese-American joint venture between the Beijing Automotive Industry Corporation (BAIC) and the former Chrysler Corporation. The JV manufactured the Cherokee XJ in China.

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Beijing Auto Senova X65 SUV is Ready for the Chinese car market

February 2, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Beijing Auto Senova X65 SUV is Ready for the Chinese car market

The Beijing Auto Senova X65 SUV, is ready for the Chinese car market, where it will be launched on March 21. Price will start around 120.000 yuan and end around 160.000 yuan. The Senova X65 is a new compact SUV, it debuted on the Guangzhou Auto Show in November last year. It is the first SUV under the Senova brand.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Senova D80 testing in China

January 29, 2015 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Senova D80 testing in China

The first Spy Shots of the Beijing Auto Senova D80 testing in China. The D80 will be the flagship of the Senova brand, it debuted as a semi-concept on the Guangzhou Auto Show in November and it will be launched on the Chinese car market in the second half of this year.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Senova X65 is Almost Ready for the Chinese car market

January 26, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Senova X65 is Almost Ready for the Chinese car market

New Spy Shots of the Beijing Auto Senova X65 SUV, showing it is almost ready for the Chinese car market. The Senova X65 is a new compact SUV, it debuted on the Guangzhou Auto Show in November last year and will be launched on the Chinese auto market in March.  Price will start around 120.000 yuan and end around 160.000 yuan.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Huansu H6 is a large MPV for China

January 20, 2015 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Huansu H6 is a large MPV for China

This is the new Beijing Auto Huansu H6 MPV for China, seen on the same supposedly secret product presentation where we also met the production version of the Huansu S6 SUV. Huansu is a new sub brand under Beijing Auto. The Huansu series are manufactured by Beiqi Yinxiang Automobile, a joint venture between the Beijing Auto (Beiqi) and the Yinxiang Motorcycle Group. Huansu means ‘Magic Speed’.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Huansu S6 is getting Ready for the Chinese car market

January 19, 2015 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto Huansu S6 is getting Ready for the Chinese car market

This is the new Beijing Auto Huansu S6 SUV, seen here at a product presentation for dealers and still officially secret. The Huansu S6 will be launched on the Chinese car market in the second half of the year. Price will start somewhere around 100.000 yuan. The vehicle seems ready enough, featuring a sporty look with a heavily chromed grille.

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Beijing Auto Senova D20 launched on the Chinese car market

January 19, 2015 by W.E. Ning

Beijing Auto Senova D20 launched on the Chinese car market

The Beijing Auto Senova D20 has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 48.800 yuan and ends at 82.800 yuan. The Senova D20 is basically a facelifted Beijing Auto E-Series that has been moved under the Senova brand, it debuted last year on the 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show.

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Patent Applied: the Beijing Auto B90 SUV is Ready for Production

January 16, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Patent Applied: the Beijing Auto B90 SUV is Ready for Production

Beijing Auto has applied for patent of the production version of the Beijing Auto B90 SUV, which will be the largest car ever in the Beijing Auto line-up. The B90 SUV debuted as the Beijing Auto B90 Concept on the 2010 Beijing Auto Show, and production was confirmed in early 2013. The production version of the B90 is expected for debut on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show in April with a launch on the Chinese car market late in H2.

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Beijing Auto Senova EV200 EV launched in China

December 18, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Beijing Auto Senova EV200 EV launched in China

The new Beijing Auto Senova EV200 has been launched on the Chinese auto market. The Senova E200 is an electric vehicle from China based on the Beijing Auto Senova D20 hatchback. Price after green-car subsidies by central and local governments is 136.900 yuan ($26.400), the subsidies on the EV200 total an impressive 90.000 yuan ($14.500).

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