Spy shots from new cars for the China market.

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Spy shots: BYD-Daimler Denza EV, the Interior

January 7, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Spy shots: BYD-Daimler Denza EV, the Interior

The best spy shots so far of the interior of the BYD-Daimler Denza EV. All dials are digital and in the center console sits a giant TFT touch screen. The Denza EV will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April and it will be launched on the Chinese auto market in the second half of next year.

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Spy Shots: Baojun MPV is almost Ready for the China car market

January 7, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Baojun MPV is almost Ready for the China car market

New spy shots of the upcoming Wuling Baojun MPV, the first MPV under the Baojun brand. The Baojun MPV will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April and will be launched on the China car market in the second half of this year. Price will start around 70.000 yuan and end around 120.000 yuan.

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Spy Shots: Baojun 630 hatchback = Baojun 610

January 7, 2014 by W.E. Ning

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New spy shots of the Wuling Baojun 630 hatchback show that it will be called Wuling Baojun 610 when it hits the China car market later this year.  The Wuling Baojun 610 will officially debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April, it is based on the Baojun 630 sedan and they are bot based on the platform of the of the China-made Buick Excelle.

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This is the new Qoros 3 Estate

January 7, 2014 by W.E. Ning

This is the new Qoros 3 Estate

This is the brand new Qoros 3 Estate, it will officially debut in March on the Geneva Motor Show but we got it a bit earlier. One factory fresh example was spied in Germany on a construction site for a photo shoot. The Qoros 3 Estate is the second Qoros branded car after the Qoros 3 Sedan that was launched on the China car market in November. Note German license plate.

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Spy Shots: Citroen DS 5LS is Naked from All Sides in China

January 6, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Citroen DS 5LS is Naked from All Sides in China

The best spy shots so far of the new Citroen DS 5LS sedan, a whole flock of the things was seen on a parking lot near the factory in China, indicating that production has started. The DS 5LS is a new China-only Citroen DS sedan based on the Citroen DS5 hatchback. It debuted in December in Paris and will be launched on the China car market on March 28.

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Spy Shots: Jiangnan Chunzhou SUV testing in China

January 6, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: Jiangnan Chunzhou SUV testing in China

New spy shots of the upcoming Jiangnan Chunzhou SUV testing in China. The Chunzhou SUV is expected to hit the China car market in the first quarter of this year. Price will range from  80.000 to 100.000 yuan (13.000 – 16.300 USD). Design of the Chunzhou SUV is a curious mix of influences by Ford and Range Rover.

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Spy Shots: Senova D-Series goes electric in China

January 6, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: Senova D-Series goes electric in China

Spy Shots showing the production version of the Beijing Auto Senova D-Series EV, it will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April and it will be launched on the China car market in the second half of this year. The Senova EV will be available to all and won’t be another limited-production pilot project.

Beijing Auto plans to make 10.000 cars this year and 20.000 in 2015. Price will start around 300.000 yuan but green-car subsidies by central and local governments will bring that down to about 235.000 yuan.  Power comes from an electric motor with an output of 55hp and 127nm, good for a 130km/h top speed. Range is 150km. The electricity is stored in a lithium-ion battery.

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Spy Shots: new JAC mid-size sedan testing in China

January 6, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: new JAC mid-size sedan testing in China

The very first spy shots showing a new mid-size sedan for JAC. The new sedan will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April and will be launched on the China car market in the second half of 2014, it will be positioned above the soon-to-be facelifted JAC Heyue sedan.

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Spy Shots: new China-only Volkswagen sedan

January 3, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: new China-only Volkswagen sedan

New spy shots of a new China-only Volkswagen sedan, looking kinda mixed with the front of a Golf and the back of a Skoda Octavia. The new sedan will be positioned above the equally China-only Volkswagen Octavia. The sedan will be based on Volkswagen’s MQB platform. It will be made in China by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture.

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Spy Shots: China-made Peugeot 2008 is Ready for the Chinese car market

January 3, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: China-made Peugeot 2008 is Ready for the Chinese car market

New spy shots of the China-made Peugeot 2008 SUV. The Peugeot 2008 will be launched on the China car market in April. The Peugeot 2008 will be made in China by the Dongfeng-PSA joint venture to compete with cars such as the hot selling Ford Kuga and Nissan Qashqai.

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