1

Leahead i1 EV debuts on the Guangzhou Auto Show in China

November 21, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Leahead i1 EV debuts on the Guangzhou Auto Show in China

The Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV has been unveiled on on the Guangzhou Auto Show in China. The Leahead i1 EV is a new electric car for the Chinese market. It will be launched in 2016, but initially only as a trial operation and only in the city of Guangzou. The i1EV debuted as a concept in Shanghai in April.

Read more »

5

Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV arrives at the Guangzhou Auto Show

November 18, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV arrives at the Guangzhou Auto Show

This is the production version of the Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV, a new electric car for China. It was spied earlier today, arriving on a stinking diesel-powered truck for the Guangzhou Auto Show. The i1EV debuted as a concept in Shanghai in April.

Read more »

2

Toyota Levin HEV hits the Chinese car market

October 29, 2015 by Joey Wang

Toyota Levin HEV hits the Chinese car market

The Toyota Levin HEV has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 139.800 yuan and ends at 159.800 yuan. The Levin HEV is the hybrid-electric vehicle variant of the petrol powered Toyota Levin sedan.

Read more »

8

Spy Shots: Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV for China

October 12, 2015 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV for China

This is the Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV for China, a new electric car that will be launched on the Chinese car market in early 2016. The i1EV debuted as a concept on the Shanghai Auto Show in April.

Leahead is a new sub-brand under the Guangzhou-Toyota joint venture focused on making cheap electric cars for the masses. It should not be confused with ‘Ranz‘, which is another Chinese Toyota brand.

Read more »

4

Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 24, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

This is the new Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1, an electric concept car unveiled on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. Leahead is a new sub-brand under the Guangzhou-Toyota joint venture focused on making cheap electric cars for the masses. It should not be confused with ‘Ranz‘, which is another similar Chinese Toyota brand.

Read more »

8

Toyota to launch new sub-brand in China in 2015

October 19, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

toyota-leahead-china-1

Toyota will launch a new sub-brand in China in 2015, it will be positioned under the Guangzhou-Toyota joint venture. The new sub-brand will be called Lingzhi (领志) in Chinese and Leahead in English. Leahead stands for ‘Leap Ahead’. The brand will focus on cheap electric cars aimed at young and hip car buyers in China.

Read more »

0

Toyota Levin will be launched on the China car market on July 28

May 20, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Toyota Levin will be launched on the China car market on July 28

The Toyota Levin sedan will be launched on the Chinese auto market on July 28, giving Toyota an extra entry in the lucrative compact sedan segment. Price will start at 107.800 yuan and end at 159.800 yuan. The Toyota Levin is based on the E170 Toyota Corolla, and design-wise close to the North American Corolla.

Read more »

0

Toyota China sales up 12.4% in April

May 12, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Toyota China sales up 12.4% in April

Toyota’s China car sales were up 12.4% in April compared to the same month last year. Toyota and its two local partners sold 85.800 vehicles. That followed a 19 percent year-on-year rise in March and a 43.1 percent rise in February.

In the first four months of the year, Japan’s biggest automaker sold 313,800 vehicles, up 20.2 percent from a year earlier.

Read more »

4

Toyota Levin & Toyota Corolla debut on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show

April 21, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Toyota Levin & Toyota Corolla debut on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show

The new Toyota Levin (top) and new Toyota Corolla debuted on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. The two vehicles look very similar and that is because they are essentially the same car, based on the 2013 Toyota Corolla E170. Obviously, there are a few differences in styling, but something else differs even more.

Read more »

0

Toyota Avalon will be launched on the China car market in 2015

February 10, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Toyota Avalon will be launched on the China car market in 2015

The Toyota Avalon sedan will be launched on the China car market in 2015. The Toyota Avalon will be manufactured in China by the Guangzhou-Toyota joint venture. Currently, the Avalon is build in the United States and only available in North America, the Middle East, and South Korea.

Read more »