The brand new Guangzhou AutoTrumpchi GS8 has been launched on the Chinese car market. The highly anticipated GS8 is the new flagship of the Trumpchi range and the largest and most expensive car Guangzhou Auto has ever built. It is also the best looking SUVs from a Chinese car maker so far. Price for all this pretty starts at 163.800 yuan and ends at 259.800 yuan ($24.200 – 38.000).
The Zhongxing Terralord pickup truck has been launched on the Chinese car market, featuring an enormous grille and the best name in the business. “I am your Terralord! Shove that stuff in my bed!” The Terralord is the largest truck so far for Zhongxing, a brand with a knack for pretty names. They also sell the Tiger and the Little Tiger, and they used to sell the Admiral and the Urban Ark (name changed to C3).
The new Volkswagen Phideon sedan has been launched on the Chinese auto market. The Phideon is the new flagship for the Volkswagen brand in China. Price starts at 349.000 yuan and ends at 659.000 yuan ($51.000 – 97.000). That’s a lot of cash for a Volkswagen, but it is a lot of car.
The new Citroen C6 has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 189.900 yuan and ends at 279.900 yuan. The Citroen C6 is the new flagship sedan of the Citroen brand in China, there are no plans for export or for production anywhere else.
The new Honda Gienia has been launched on the Chinese car market. Design is daring. It is basically a mini Honda Crosstour complete with a liftback tailgate. The front is dressed up with a heavy shiny bar running from the lights to the lower bumper. The wheels are impossibly small. And it has a girl’s name. The Chinese name is Jingrui (竞瑞), which sounds quite female as well.
The Great Wall C30 EV has been launched on the Chinese car market, with some blue in the grille because blue = green in China. The C30 EV is an electric car based on the C30 sedan, a car that is possibly more rare than a Ferrari. Price including subsidies starts at 89.800 yuan and ends at 92.800 yuan.
This all new Geely Emgrand GL, has been launched on the car market in China, and is has become quite a beautiful car, probably one of the very best Chinese designs so far. Price starts 78,800 yuan and ends at 113,800 yuan, positioning the GL in the hottest sedan segment of the market. The Emgrand GL is the sedan version of the recently launched Geely Emgrand GS hatchback.
The facelifted JAC Refine S3 crossover has been launched on the Chengdu Auto Show in China. The facelift is extensive and includes a new and extra shiny grille, triangle shaped fog lights, new headlights, new rear lights, new bumpers, and an updated interior. It also sports the new JAC corporate logo. The Refine S3 has been launched on the Chinese car market, price starts at 65,880 yuan and ends at 88,800 yuan.
The production version of the Changhe Q35 debuted on the Chengdu Auto Show in China, with mad vertical oriented lights in the heavy bumper and a heavily chromed grille. The Q35 has been launched on the Chinese market; price starts at 65,900 yuan and ends at 86,900 yuan.
The new Chevrolet Cavalier debuted on the 2016 Chengdu Auto Show and has been launched on the Chinese car market at the same time. The Cavalier is a compact sedan based on the platform of the previous Chevrolet Cruze. It looks nice but not at all exciting. Price starts at 79,900 yuan and ends at 109,900 yuan.