Published on August 20, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
The new Volkswagen Lavida has been launched on the Chinese auto market, price starts at 112.900 yuan and ends at 166.900 yuan. The new Lavida debuted in April on the Beijing Auto Show and succeeds the old Lavida which was in production from 2008 until January this year.
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Published on August 19, 2012 by Joey Wang
The Volkswagen Magotan Alltrack, know in the rest of the world as the Volkswagen Passat Alltrack, debuted in April at the Beijing Auto Show. It will be launched on the China auto market in early September.
Published on August 16, 2012 by W.E. Ning
The Hyundai Veloster Turbo has been officially launched on the China auto market, price starts at 167.800 yuan and ends at 214.800 yuan. The Veloster Turbo is powered by a turbocharged 1.6, good for 204hp and 265nm, mated to a 6-speed manual or 6-speed tiptronic. The base Veloster was launched in China late last year, priced between 149.800 yuan and 209.800 yuan. The turbo doesn’t cost that much more and will likely be the top-selling Veloster soon. Via: Autohome.
Published on August 15, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
GM China has moved the good old Chevrolet Spark from the Chevrolet-brand to Wuling-Baojun, where it will be called ’Baojun Yue Chi’. Baojun is a sub-brand under Wuling, which is a three-way joint venture between General Motors, SAIC (aka Shanghai Auto) and Wuling Automotive. The Baojun Yue Chi has been launched on the China auto market today, price starts at 39.800 yuan and ends at 49.800 yuan, which is exactly the same price as GM asked for the Spark.
Published on August 15, 2012 by Joey Wang
The maniac Cadillac CTS-V Coupe will come to China, the monster will debut on the Chengdu Auto Show late this month, it will then hit the China auto market before the end of this year.
Published on August 14, 2012 by W.E. Ning
The Skoda Octavia Greenline-2 has been launched on the Chinese auto market, all penguins in the zoo will be happy because this Octavia only drinks 5 liter patrol per 100 kilometer. Customers however will be less happy. The Octavia Greenline-2 costs 166.600 yuan while the normal Octavia is priced between 117.300 yuan and 180.800 yuan.
Published on August 14, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
The updated Subaru Outback and Legacy will be launched on the China auto market in early September, both cars will officially debut on the Chengdu Auto Show late this month. All Subaru’s are imported into China, Subaru failed to secure local production and that won’t change anytime soon.
Published on August 14, 2012 by Joey Wang
We have seen the spy shots and now it has been confirmed; the Chrysler Grand Voyager will come to China as an import, it will debut on the Chengdu Auto Show later this month. Power will come from a 3.6 V6 with 284hp and 352nm, mated to a 6-speed automatic.
Published on August 11, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
This isn’t a Lamborghini Diablo but a ‘Diablo Auto’, a remarkable well-made Diablo lookalike from China, seen today at the Auto Tuning Car Show in Beijing. Diablo Auto had two fine cars on their booth, one purple Diablo VT Roadster and this brilliant orange Diablo VT.
Published on August 9, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
The new Audi A4L has been launched on the Chinese auto market, price starts at 272.800 yuan and ends at 578.100 yuan. The A4L is a China-only version of the A4, stretched by 6 centimeter in the middle for more space in the back. The A4L is made in China by the FAW-Volkswagen joint venture.