Spectacular Spy Shots of a new Jeep SUV, the successor of the current Jeep Patriot/Compass. A test car was seen on the back of a flatbed truck in China. The new SUV is code named C-SUV, it will debut in December on the Guangzhou Auto Show. It will be manufactured in North America, and in China by the Guangzhou-Fiat joint venture.
The locally made Jeep Renegade subcompact crossover has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 141,800 yuan and ends at 178,880 yuan ($21,500 – 27,100).
The Renegade is manufactured in a new plant in Guangzhou City in southern Guangdong Province. The plant is operated by GAC Fiat, commonly known as Guangzhou-Fiat, a joint venture between Guangzhou Automobile Corporation (GAC) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). It has an annual capacity of 160,000 vehicles. The Renegade in based on FCA’s Small Wide 4×4 platform that also underpins the Fiat 500X and Fiat 500L, which will likely be made in China as well.
New Spy Shots of the China-made Jeep Renegade, showing that the baby Jeep is almost ready to roll. The Renegade will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April with a launch on the Chinese car market in May or June. Price will start around 150.000 yuan and end around 280.000 yuan ($24.000 – 45.000).
Spectacular Spy Shots of the China-made Jeep Renegade, spied by Reader Antoine Chalendard in the great city of Shanghai, thank you for the photos! It is, as far as we know, the first time the Renegade has been seen there, it is rather unusual in any way for test cars to turn up in the middle of such a big city.
The new Fiat Ottimo Cross has been launched on the Shanghai Auto Show in China. The Cross is a concept car previewing an upcoming crossover variant of the Fiat Ottimo hatchback. The Cross concept features a jacked-up suspension, big wheels with black arches, a loaded front bumper, and a roof rack with LED lights.
The first Spy Shots of the China-made Jeep Renegade testing in China. The Jeep Renegade will be manufactured by the Guangzhou-Fiat joint venture in a new factory in Guangzhou City. Production will start late this year. Earlier on we heard Jeep was planning to import the Renegade until the start of the local production, but that idea was apparently abandoned.
Fiat is developing a new SUV based on a shortened variant of the platform that underpins the Fiat Viaggio/Dodge Dart. The new SUV will be manufactured in China and in the Unites States. The new SUV will be smaller than the Jeep Cherokee, which is also base don the Viaggio/Dart. In the U.S. the platform will be called CUSW, standing for ‘Compact U.S. Wide’.
The Fiat Ottimo Sport has been launched on the Chinese auto market, price starts at 148.800 yuan and ends at 162.800 yuan. The Sporty is a sporty variant of the Fiat Ottimo hatchback that was launched in March.