The maniac extended Rolls Royce Phantom by Chinese coach-builder Star Customs debuted at the Chengdu Auto Show in October. It was now back at the Guangzhou Auto Show and we got more pics and info about this big big Roller.
Alfa Romeo debuted as a brand on the Guangzhou Auto Show and they brought… only two cars, and a concept car. Those were the MiTo, the Giulietta and the 4C. Sales have to begin sometime in 2012. Fiat doesn’t have a working joint venture in China, production at the new Guangzhou-Fiat jv is still at least two years away, so all Alfa’s will be imported and therefore expensive. Will the Chinese buy them?
A very special edition again. The BMW 760Li ‘V12 25 Anniversary Edition’ debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show. Only 50 cars will be made to mark the quarter century of the 12-cylinder engine in the company’s 7 Series, all 50 will go to China.
The Chang’an Eado debuted in September at the Frankfurt Auto Show, it debuted yesterday at the Guangzhou Auto Show, the first time the new car was on a show in China, it will be listed on the Chinese car market in March next year.
The new Audi R8 Limited Edition limited edition (zhe Germans know one or two things about nice names for zhe vehicles) debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show. The Limited Edition is limited to 30 cars, all for the Audi-hungry Chinese market.
The Bentley Continental Flying Spur ‘Linley for Bentley’ debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show. A very special edition it is, only ten will be made, all for China. Linley is a man with a strange name from good old England, he is a arty-farty interior designer of some sort. Biggest thing so is the inside.
The famous German tuner Carlsson has come to China to tap into the glorious luxury market. Carlsson brought four cars to the Guangzhou Auto Show including the China-only C60 Royale (pictured) based on the Mercedes-Benz S600. It comes with loads of extra bodywork, a special two-tone paint, a stainless steel front grille, and and more power; now 600hp.
Another one from Geely that has been around for far too long. The final production version of the Geely-GLEagle GX7 debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Sshow, it is about one size smaller than the huge Geely-Emgrand EX8.
The final production version of the new Geely-Emgrand EX8 debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show, it will be listed early next year. It is about time, the EX8 has been around as a ‘concept’ for many years. Styling is, let’s say, very much in ya’ face.