The new Honda Accord has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 206.800 yuan and ends at 298.800 yuan. The Honda Accord is made in China by the Guangzhou-Honda joint venture. The Chinese Accord is based on the North American Honda Accord but the grille and bumpers are different.
The new FAW-Besturn B50 has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 92.800 yuan and ends at 122.800 yuan. The facelifted B50 debuted as a semi-concept on the Shanghai Auto Show in April. The facelift includes new bumpers, new headlights, and a new grille.
The new Ford Mondeo sedan has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 179.800 yuan and ends at 265.800 yuan. The launch has long been eagerly awaited with Chinese car buyers ready to pay whatever it takes to get their hands on what is in nicknamed the ‘Aston-Ford’.
The Chang’an Eado XT hatchback has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 77.900 yuan and ends at 119.900 yuan. The Eado XT debuted on the Shanghai Auto Show in April, it is based on the Chang’an Eado sedan that was launched in March 2012.
The brand new fourth generation Toyota RAV4 has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 183.800 yuan and ends at 272.800 yuan. The Toyota RAV4 is made in China by the FAW-Toyota joint venture, and is one of the most popular mid-size SUV’s on the market.
The Zhongxing Grand Tiger TUV pickup truck has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 75.800 yuan and ends at 102.800 yuan. The Tiger TUV is a more luxurious variant of the existing Tiger pickup truck series. TUV stands for ‘Tiger Utility Vehicle’.
China’s Gonow Automobile, a subsidiary of Guangzhou Automobile, has cloned the Nissan NV200 with this new Gonow Xinglang MPV. Patent was applied and granted in November 2011. At the same time the notorious cloning company BYD is still busy developing their NV200 clone. The small Nissan MPV is indeed a popular car.
The China-made Mazda CX-5 has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 169.800 yuan and ends at 252.800 yuan. The Mazda CX-5 is made in China by the Chang’an-Mazda joint venture. The CX-5 is the first made-in-China Mazda SUV. It won’t be alone for very long; the CX-7 will be launched on the China car market late this year.
The new Brilliance Jinbei X30 minivan has been launched on the China car market later this month, price starts 38.900 yuan and ends at 41.900 yuan. The grille of the vehicle is very much inspired by BMW. Jinbei is a subsidiary of Brilliance Automobile, making commercial vans and minivans.
Brilliance Automobile and BMW have a joint venture that makes the 3Li, 5Li and X1 for the Chinese car market. The Germans will be annoyed by this move of their ‘partner’. Earlier on BMW got very mad when Brilliance launched the V5 SUV, a copy of the BMW X1.
This is the brand new Chery E3 sedan, and it is very probably the best looking Chery ever made. The new Chery E3 will be launched on the China car market on September 12. Price will start at 56.800 yuan and end at 69.800 yuan.