Published on July 5, 2013 by W.E. Ning
The Dongfeng HUV will see production in China, it will be called Dongfeng Y5 and there will be a military and a civilian version. Debut of the production version is expected for the April 2014 Beijing Auto Show, the Dongfeng HUV concept debuted on the April 2012 Beijing Auto Show.
Published on June 10, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
This is one of the weirdest vehicles we have ever seen in China, and we have seen a lot. It is a motorized tricycle based on the Dongfeng S30, seen in the Dongfeng factory. The rear of the vehicle has been completely rebuilt with a pickup truck bed and a single rear wheel. Read more »
Published on May 31, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
Dongfeng-Liuzhou is working on a new mid-size sedan, it will be launched on the Chinese car market in 2014. Dongfeng-Liuzhou Automotive is a subsidiary of Dongfeng Motors, making cheap SUV’s and pickup trucks. The new sedan will be their first real passenger car.
Published on May 20, 2013 by Joey Wang
In the biggest consolidation in the nation’s fragmented auto industry since 2009, China’s second-largest automaker Dongfeng Motor Corp agreed last week to become a shareholder in Fujian Motor Industry Group Co. Ltd.
Dongfeng signed a framework agreement with the Fujian provincial government to acquire shares in the local automaker from its owner, the Fujian State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission.
Published on May 17, 2013 by Joey Wang
Dongfeng Motor Corp, a State-controlled vehicle manufacturer in Shiyan, Hubei province, is planning a share purchase of more than 40 percent in Fujian Motor Industry Group, China Business News reported. The two companies will sign an agreement on the deal on Thursday, but it is unclear how much the deal is worth, the report added.
Published on April 26, 2013 by Joey Wang
The facelifted Dongfeng Fengshen H30 Cross has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 73.800 yuan and ends at 91.800 yuan. The H30 Cross is based on the Dongfeng Fengshen H30 hatchback. Strangely, the facelifted hatchback hasn’t hatched yet. The facelifted Fenshen S30 sedan, which we have seen many a times, was supposed to launch on March 28 but hasn’t made it to the market yet.
Published on April 25, 2013 by Joey Wang
China’s second-biggest auto group Dongfeng Motor Corp plans to invest heavily in its newly restructured passenger vehicle brand over the next couple of years. The partner of PSA Peugeot Citroen, Nissan, Honda and Kia said it will spend 15.65 billion yuan in research and development on its own passenger vehicle unit from 2013 to 2020.
Published on April 19, 2013 by W.E. Ning
The very first live shots of the new Dongfeng-Fengxing Jingyi MPV, it will debut tomorrow on the Shanghai Auto Show. A brand new white example was seen while workers were still busy building the Dongfeng booth on the show floor, forgetting completely to cover the new car. The new Fengxing Jingyi MPV is technically a faelifted old Jingyi MPV, the platform and engines are all the same. The front however is so different that Chinese media call it ‘new’, and we agree.
Published on April 19, 2013 by Joey Wang
The very first live shots of the brand new Dongfeng Fengguang mini-MPV, it will have its official debut tomorrow on the Shanghai Auto Show. The vehicle was seen on Dongfeng’s yet unfinished booth on the show floor where nobody bothered to cover it up. The Fenggguang, formerly known by its codename F505, will be launched on the Chinese car market in the second half of this year.
Published on April 14, 2013 by W.E. Ning
This is the new Dongfeng Fengxing CM7 MPV. It will debut on the Shanghai Auto Show next week in it will be launched on the Chinese car market soon thereafter. Price of the Fengxing CM7 will start around 150.000 yuan.