The DongfengFengguang 580 SUV has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 72.900 yuan and ends at 99.999 yuan, no kidding. The Fengguang 580 debuted in April on the Beijing Auto Show. It has become a solid looking compact SUV with a big shiny grille and tiny tiny wheels.
The new Cowin X3 SUV has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 66.600 yuan and ends at 96.900 yuan. The Cowin X3 debuted in April on the Beijing Auto Show. It has become a fine looking little car, not over-styled like so many local Chinese stuff, with simple lines making for a fine balance. Weird alloys with red brakes are very good.
The new Mazda CX-4 has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 140.800 yuan and ends at 215.800 yuan. The CX-4 debuted in April on the Beijing Auto Show and it is arguably one of the most beautiful crossovers ever designed. It is China-only for now, but Mazda hasn’t ruled out export to other countries.
Change is moving into the booming mini pickup truck market with the single cab Furuida K21 and the double cab Furuida K22. They cost next to nothing. Price starts at 36.900 yuan and ends at 40.900 yuan. Power comes from a tiny 1.2 liter four-cylinder petrol engine. Output is 88hp and 112nm.
The locally made Jeep Renegade subcompact crossover has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 141,800 yuan and ends at 178,880 yuan ($21,500 – 27,100).
The Renegade is manufactured in a new plant in Guangzhou City in southern Guangdong Province. The plant is operated by GAC Fiat, commonly known as Guangzhou-Fiat, a joint venture between Guangzhou Automobile Corporation (GAC) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). It has an annual capacity of 160,000 vehicles. The Renegade in based on FCA’s Small Wide 4×4 platform that also underpins the Fiat 500X and Fiat 500L, which will likely be made in China as well.
This new Borgward X7 SUV. has been launched on the Chinese car market, featuring an impressive grille and mean looking lights. Price starts at 169.800 yuan and ends at 242.800 yuan. The Borgward BX7 debuted last year in Frankfurt and the production car was shown in Beijing in March.
The new Zotye T600 Sport has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 95.800 yuan and ends at 149.800 yuan. The T600 Sport is a high end variant of the Zotye T600 SUV. The Sport comes with new LED lights, a new grille, a larger bumper, racy air intakes in said bumper, ans Sport-only alloys. The best however happens inside:
The new BMW X1 Li has been launched on the Chinese car market. The X1 Li is the long-wheelbase variant of the BMW X1. It is only for China and made locally by the Brilliance-BMW joint venture. Price starts at 286.000 yuan and ends at 439.000 yuan.
The new Ford Tourneo MPV has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 176.900 yuan and ends at 203.900 yuan. The Tourneo is a slightly dressed up variant of the Euro-Ford Tourneo Custom. The Tourneo comes with some extra shiny in the grille and bumper, and fancy alloy wheels.
The Tesla Model X has been launched on the Chinese car market, with deliveries set to start later this month. There are three variants available: the Model X 90D, the Model X P90D, and the China-only Model X P90D Signature Red edition. The Model X 75D base model is not available in China, but might be added to the lineup later.