The new fifth generation Honda Odyssey has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 229.800 yuan and ends at 299.800 yuan. The new car came with a new slogan: “Be Ultimate MPV”. How catchy.
The Honda Vezel SUV will be launched on the China car market in November, giving Honda a brand new entry in the booming compact SUV segment. Price will start around 100.000 yuan and end around 140.000 yuan. The Honda Vezel debuted as a semi-concept on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show in April.
The 2015 Honda Fit has been launched on the China car market, featuring a very busy grille with only one tiny chrome strip. Price for the new Honda starts at 73.800 yuan and ends at 112.800 yuan, positioning the Fit straight into one of the most competitive segments of the Chinese auto market.
Honda’sChina car sales were down 3.6% in April, compared to the same month last year. That follows a 2 percent year-on-year fall in March and a 27.6 percent rise in February. The company’s sales in the first four months of the year came to 222.408 vehicles, up 10.7 percent from the same period a year earlier.
Honda will double the number of car models it sells in China over the next two years to increase market share, Japan’s Nikkei newspaper reported last week. Honda, which operates car ventures in China with Dongfeng Motor and Guangzhou Automobile, aims to sell 900,000 cars in the country this year, up 18.9 percent from a year earlier.
Spy Shots of the new Honda Oyssey MPV, ready for its launch on the China car market in August. The new Honda Odyssey was launched on the Japanese market in November last year, but China still has to do with the old one. The Odyssey is one of the most popular MPV’s on the Chinese auto market so the new one has to be good, and it certainly looks the business with a giant grille with four heavily chromed bars.
The Honda Concept B debuted on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. The Concept B previews a new China-only sporty five-door hatchback that will be launched on the China car market in 2016, manufactured by the Guangzhou-Honda joint venture.
The 2015 Honda Fit debuted today in Beijing, one day before the starts of the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. The new Honda Fit will be launched on the Chinese car market in the second half of the year. The Honda Fit is manufactured in China by the Guangzhou-Honda joint venture.
The Honda Vezel debuted today in Beijing, two days before the start of the Beijing Auto Show. The Honda Vezel is basically the same car as the Honda HR-V that debuted yesterday on the New York Auto Show. The Vezel is a compact SUV based on the same platform as the Honda Fit.