News on Chinese concept cars, auto shows

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Icona Vulcano Titanium debuts on Pebble Beach

August 18, 2015 by W.E. Ning

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The super speedy Icona Vulcano Titanium supercar concept debuted on the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in California. Icona is an Italian-owned design company based in Shanghai China. The Icona Vulcano Titanium is an update of the ‘Icona Volcano’ concept that debuted in 2013.

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Fiat Ottimo Cross concept debuts on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 24, 2015 by Joey Wang

Fiat Ottimo Cross concept debuts on the Shanghai Auto Show

The new Fiat Ottimo Cross has been launched on the Shanghai Auto Show in China. The Cross is a concept car previewing an upcoming crossover variant of the Fiat Ottimo hatchback. The Cross concept features a jacked-up suspension, big wheels with black arches, a loaded front bumper, and a roof rack with LED lights.

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FAW Besturn A-Class Concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 24, 2015 by W.E. Ning

FAW Besturn A-Class Concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

FAW’s Besturn brand wins the prize for the most imaginatively named concept car of the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show; this is the Besturn A-Class concept, previewing a new a-class Besturn sedan; the vehicle so far known as the Besturn B30 compact sedan.

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Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 24, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1 EV concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

This is the new Guangzhou-Toyota Leahead i1, an electric concept car unveiled on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. Leahead is a new sub-brand under the Guangzhou-Toyota joint venture focused on making cheap electric cars for the masses. It should not be confused with ‘Ranz‘, which is another similar Chinese Toyota brand.

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Chery Alpha 5 concept unveiled on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 22, 2015 by Joey Wang

Chery Alpha 5 concept unveiled on the Shanghai Auto Show

This is the brand new Chery Alpha 5 concept car, launched today on the Shanghai Auto Show in China, looking sporty and very orange. The Alpha 5 previews the upcoming Chery Arrizo 5 compact sedan, and it is a continuation of the 2014 Chery Concept Alpha.

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Qoros 2 SUV PHEV Concept hits the Shanghai Auto Show

April 22, 2015 by W.E. Ning

Qoros 2 SUV PHEV Concept hits the Shanghai Auto Show

The new  Qoros 2 SUV PHEV Concept has been launched on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show, featuring a daring front with an all-black grille flanked by interesting all-black headlights. Wheels are very racy, with matte gray alloys and red brakes.

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Brilliance-BMW Zinoro Concept Next debuts on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 22, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Brilliance-BMW Zinoro Concept Next debuts on the Shanghai Auto Show

This is the new Zinoro Concept Next, it debuted earlier today on the Shanghai Auto Show in China. . Zinoro is a sub-brand of the Brilliance-BMW joint venture focused on building electric cars. The Concept Next is a concept car previewing a future electric SUV.

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Lifan X40 concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 22, 2015 by W.E. Ning

Lifan X40 concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

The new Lifan X40 concept car has been launched on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. The Lifan X40 previews a new sub-compact SUV that will hit the Chinese car market just before the end of the year. The new X40 will be positioned under the recently launched Lifan X50.

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Lifan X70 concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 22, 2015 by Joey Wang

Lifan X70 concept launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

The new Lifan X70 concept car has been launched on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. The Lifan X70 previews a new mid-size SUV, featuring a rather daring design with some Toyota FJ Cruiser influences here and there. The grille however seems too subtle for Chinese tastes, with not enough bling.

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Honda Concept D hits the Shanghai Auto Show

April 21, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Honda Concept D hits the Shanghai Auto Show

This is the new Honda Concept D, it debuted today on the Shanghai Auto Show in China. The Concept D is a concept car previewing the design for two new crossover SUV’s that will hit the Chinese car market in 2016. Design shows that Honda understands the country; big car, big grille & shiploads of bling!

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