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Spy Shots: FAW R20 SUV is Naked in China

August 19, 2015 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: FAW R20 SUV is Naked in China

The best Spy Shot so far of the upcoming FAW R20, a new compact SUV which will be launched on the Chinese car market in Q4. The R20 has become a fine looking little car with trendy headlights, a large FAW badge on the shiny grille, and Volkswagen-style fog lights in the bumper.

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Spy Shots: FAW Besturn B30 sedan is Testing in China

August 5, 2015 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: FAW Besturn B30 sedan is Testing in China

New Spy Shots of the new Besturn B30 sedan in China. The Besturn B30 will be launched on the Chinese car market in November. Price will start around 60.000 yuan and end around 80.000 yuan. The Besturn B30 debuted in concept form on the Shanghai Auto Show in April.

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FAW Besturn B30 will launch in China in November

July 22, 2015 by W.E. Ning

FAW Besturn B30 will launch in China in November

The new FAW Besturn B30 sedan will be launched on the Chinese car market in November. Price will start around 60.000 yuan and end around 80.000 yuan. The Besturn B30 debuted in concept form on the Shanghai Auto Show in April, and the final production version will debut on the Chengdu Auto Show in September.

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Hongqi H5 crashes in China

July 15, 2015 by W.E. Ning

Hongqi H5 crashes in China

Big bad car crash in China! A massive Hongqi L5 limousine bumped into a medium-sized passenger bus in the eastern suburbs of Shanghai, causing heavy damage to the front of the vehicle. The accident happened when the bus was trying to make a U-turn on the middle of the road, a typical Chinese way of doing things, and the Hongqi had no way to escape.

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Spy Shots: FAW R20 SUV testing in China

July 14, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: FAW R20 SUV testing in China

New Spy Shots of the upcoming FAW R20, a new compact SUV which will be launched on the Chinese car market in Q4. Earlier on we heard the R20 would be marketed under the Junpai sub-brand, but the latest reports in Chinese media indicate it will instead become part of the ‘Senya’ range, which currently consists of a bunch of small MPV’s, the largest being the Senya M80. A mess of brands and names;  business as usual for FAW.

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Spotted in China: Hongqi Century Star stretched limousine in Red

June 8, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spotted in China: Hongqi Century Star stretched limousine in Red

A very cherry Hongqi Century Star stretched limousine, Spotted in China in east Chaoyang in Beijing. The limousine is based on the base Hongqi Century Star sedan, which is based on the Audi 100 which was made in China by the FAW-Volkswagen joint venture. FAW (First Auto Works) is also the owner of the famous Hongi Red Flag brand. The red color makes it a very special car as 99% of these limousines came in black. Earlier on we met an equally rare white example.

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Spy Shots: Besturn B50 RS testing in China

May 21, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Besturn B50 RS testing in China

Spy Shots of the upcoming Besturn B50 RS testing in China, featuring an aggressive body kit with a big wing on the back. The B50 RS is the sporty version of the upcoming facelifted Besturn B50 sedan. The facelifted B50 and the B50RS are expected for debut on the Chengdu Auto Show in September.

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You Choose: Hongqi L5 or a Maybach 62

May 19, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

You Choose: Hongqi L5 or a Maybach 62

A Hongqi L5 sedan and a Maybach 62 dressed as a wedding car, seen on the parking lot of a hotel in the great city of Shanghai. Both are great cars with loads of power and loads of presence, but you can have only one. Which one? Time to compare!

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First Photos of the Hongqi LS5 SUV on the Road

May 18, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

First Photos of the Hongqi LS5 SUV on the Road

The very first photos of the all-new Hongqi LS5 SUV on the road, parked next to a Hongqi L5 sedan. The Hongqi LS5 debuted in March on the Shanghai Auto Show, and the vehicle of the photos is likely the show car, probably on the road for a photo shoot or such.

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More photos of the Hongqi L5 Parade Car

May 15, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

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We have received a flock of new photos on the extremely beautiful Hongqi L5 Parade Car, a very special vehicle that debuted on the world stage during the Victory Day parade in Minsk on May 9. The new photos were taken in China over the winter, before delivery to Belarus.

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