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.
The Chevrolet Volt EV has been officially listed on the China car market as an import, the Volt debuted today at the Guangzhou Auto Show. there is only one; it costs 498.000 yuan or 78.000 US dollar. The Chevrolet Volt will be distributed through the Shanghai-GM dealer-network. Via: 163.com.
The new Lifan 520 debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show. The 520 was kinda tucked away in a small corner of the stand, like Lifan was trying to hide it, which they should, because this 520 is a shameless copy of the Toyota Vios. This ain’t no good development for Lifan! And it will get even worse…
The new Chery Riich G3 sedan debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show. The G3 is based on the Chery A5 sedan. Chery thinks more cars means more sales. Price of the G3 will range from 70.000 yuan to 100.000 yuan, it will be listed before the end of this year.
The new Kia K2 hatchback debuted yesterday at the Guangzhou Auto Show. The K2 sedan’s launch makes to only true ‘world debut’ from an foreign brand at this year’s show, excluding special editions from existing cars.
The new Rolls Royce Phantom China Dragon special edition debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show today. The Dragon Edition honors the Chinese Year of the Dragon that starts late January next year. The Dragon Edition is based on a Phantom LWB, only 8 (a lucky number in China) will be made for the very very wealthy.
The new Mazda 3 hatchback has been officially listed at the China car market, the new 3 debuted today at the Guangzhou Auto Show. Price starts at 112.800 yuan and ends at 149.800 yuan. The new Mazda 3 sedan debuted at the Chengdu Auto Show in September. The old 3 sedan continues as the Mazda 3 Classic.
The new Dongfeng-Nissan Venucia D50 debuted today at the Guangzhou Auto Show. Venucia is a sub-brand from the Dongfeng-Nissan joint venture. They will make (kinda) cheap and clean cars but begin with the cheap. The D50 is the first Venucia and is based on the old Nissan-Tiida.