The latest news on the Roewe cars from China.

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Spy Shots: Roewe 350 testing with turbo power in China

December 1, 2013 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Roewe 350 testing with turbo power in China

Spy shots of the upcoming Roewe 350 1.5T, it will be launched on the China car market in early 2014. The Roewe 1.5T will be powered by the same 1.5 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine as the MG5 1.5T that was launched on the Chinese auto market last week.

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Patent Applied: facelift for the Roewe W5 SUV in China

October 24, 2013 by Joey Wang

Patent Applied: facelift for the Roewe W5 SUV in China

Roewe has applied for patent on a facelift for the Roewe W5 SUV. The facelifted Roewe W5 is expected to debut at the Guangzhou Auto Show in late November. The facelift includes a new heavily chromed grille with a huge Roewe logo in the middle, and a slightly revised front bumper.

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Spy Shots: facelifted Roewe 350 testing in China

August 14, 2013 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: facelifted Roewe 350 testing in China

Spy shots showing the facelifted Roewe 350 sedan testing in China, it will be launched on the China car market late this year. The facelift included a new grille, new head lights, and new bumpers. Biggest news however sits under the bonnet.

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Spy Shots: Roewe 550 plug-in hybrid testing in China

June 6, 2013 by Joey Wang

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Spy shots showing the upcoming Roewe 550 plug-in hybrid testing in China, it will be launched on the Chinese car market later this year. Chinese media say the 550 hybrid will have a fuel consumption of only 2.7 liters per 100 kilometers.

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Facelifted Roewe 550 hits the China car market

May 4, 2013 by Joey Wang

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The facelifted Roewe 550 has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 118.800 yuan and ends at 182.800 yuan. The facelift included a new grille, new head lights, new rear lights, new bumpers, and an updated interior. The facelifted Roewe 550 debuted last month on the Shanghai Auto Show. The facelifted Roewe 550 is available with two engines: 1.8 with 133hp and 1.8 turbo with 160hp. Gearbox: 5-speed manual or a 6-speed DCT that was developed with GM.

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Facelifted Roewe 550 will hit the China car market on May 4

May 2, 2013 by Joey Wang

Facelifted Roewe 550 will hit the China car market on May 4

The facelifted Roewe 550 sedan will be launched on the Chinese car market on May 4, priced from around 100.000 yuan to 190.000 yuan. The facelifted Roewe 550 debuted on last month’s Shanghai Auto Show after much delay, the earliest spy shots of the facelifted car were seen in November 2011.

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Facelifted Roewe 550 launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 24, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Facelifted Roewe 550 launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

The facelifted Roewe 550 debuted on the Shanghai Auto Show in near-total darkness. What is, Roewe trying to hide? The facelift has done well to the old 550, making sure it can continue at least another two years. Biggest changes are up front with a new grille, headlights and bumper.

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Facelifted Roewe 550 will debut on the 2013 Shanghai Auto Show

April 15, 2013 by Joey Wang

Facelifted Roewe 550 will debut on the 2013 Shanghai Auto Show

This must have been a very painful birth. We saw the very first spy shots of the facelifted Roewe 550 in… November 2011. Since then we have seen various prototypes testing around, including a completely-ready example in the Shanghai subway.

But no matter how many test cars we saw, the facelifted Roewe 550 never made it to the Chinese car market yet. The latest we saw were the patent drawings which appeared in January of this very year. Chinese media now report the facelifted Roewe 550 will finally debut on the Shanghai Auto Show that starts next week. Hurray.

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Patent Applied: facelift for the Roewe 550, but where is the real car?

January 27, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Patent Applied: facelift for the Roewe 550, but where is the real car?

Roewe has applied for patent for the facelifted Roewe 550. The new design however was no secret, we have seen the facelifted Roewe 550 all-naked several times, Roewe has been working on this relatively small facelift for more than a year now, begging the question; where is the car?

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Roewe developing small SUV for China and Europe

December 10, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Roewe developing small SUV for China and Europe

Roewe is working on a small SUV, it will be launched on the Chinese auto market in 2014. Design and development is being done in SAIC’s UK R & D center. The new SUV will be based on the Roewe 350 (pictured) and will be sold in China and on European markets.

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