Spy shots from new cars for the China market.

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Patent Applied: facelift for the MG6 in China

June 5, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Patent Applied: facelift for the MG6 in China

MG has applied for patent on a facelift for the MG6. The drawings show the sedan version, and earlier on we saw the fastback on spy shots. The facelift includes a partly new grille with a larger MG logo, new headlights, a new front bumper, and new rear lights. The facelifted MG6 sedan will debut in September on the Chengdu Auto Show and launch on the Chinese car market in Q4.

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Spy Shots: Haval H7 = Haval H5

June 4, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Haval H7 = Haval H5

Haval has been changing names again. The vehicle formerly known as the Haval H7 will be called Haval H5 when it hits the China car market later this year. The H7 H5 was previewed by the Haval Coupe C Concept that debuted on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. The production version is almost ready and will debut on the Chengdu Auto Show in September.

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Spy Shots: Hyundai ix25 is still testing in China

June 3, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: Hyundai ix25 is still testing in China

New spy shots of the Hyundai ix25 testing in China, looking a bit more ready each time we see it. Still, the Hyundai ix25 is slow coming. The first spy shot date back as far as September 2013 and the production version was expected for debut on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show, but Hyundai came up with a twin-concept instead.

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Spy Shots: facelift for the Foton Midi in China

June 3, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: facelift for the Foton Midi in China

The first spy shots of the facelifted Foton Midi MPV. Foton applied for patent on the new looks in Juli 2013. The facelift centers on the front with a new grille, new headlights, and a new bumper. Changes at the back are smaller with a new chrome strip and a new brake light. Foton is a brand of the Beijing Auto Industry Corporation (BAIC).

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Patent Applied: new bus for BYD

May 30, 2014 by Joey Wang

Patent Applied: new bus for BYD

BYD has applied for patent on a new mid-size passenger bus, about the size of a Toyota Coaster. It is most likely electric, with the batteries stored in the boxes on the roof. The new bus looks rather futuristic with the design around the headlights mimicking the BYD Qin and BYD Tang road cars.

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First China-made Range Rover Evoque rolls off the Line

May 30, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

First China-made Range Rover Evoque rolls off the Line

Spy Shots showing the first Range Rover Evoque rolling off the line in China, celebrated by staff wearing white helmets, indicating the factory isn’t completely ready yet. Range Rover however is in a hurry as Landwind is working hard on its own interpretation of the trendy Evoque.

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Spy Shots: Geely Emgrand EC9 is Almost Ready for the Chinese car market

May 30, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Geely Emgrand EC9 is Almost Ready for the Chinese car market

A spectacular spy shot showing seven Geely Emgrand EC9 in a row, indicating the new Geely Emgrand sedan is almost ready for the Chinese car market. The latest reports in Chinese automotive media indicate the vehicle will be called Emgrand GC9 instead of Emgrand EC9. And we have new news on the engines…

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Spy Shots: Ford Everest SUV testing in China

May 29, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Ford Everest SUV testing in China

New spy shots of the Ford Everest SUV testing in China. The Everest will be the largest SUV is Ford’s China lineup. It will be launched on the Chinese car market in 2015. The Ford Everest will be manufactured in China by the Jiangling-Ford joint venture. Price will start around 250.000 yuan and end around 400.000 yuan ($40.000 – 64.000).

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Spy Shots: Changan Automobile is going Pickup Truck

May 29, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Changan Automotive is going Pickup Truck

Surprising spy shots showing a new mid-size pickup truck by Changan Automobile, featuring a sporty grille and racy alloys. The mid-size segment of new for Changan, up until now they only make much smaller minivan-based pickup trucks, of the kind we see on highways with a lot.

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Chery Arrizo 3 is Almost Ready for the Chinese car market

May 29, 2014 by Joey Wang

Chery Arrizo 3 is Almost Ready for the Chinese car market

New spy shots of the Chery Arrizo 3, standing behind a fence, almost ready to break out and hit the Chinese car market. The Chery Arrizo 3 is the second car under the new Arrizo sub brand, the first was the Chery Arrizo 7 that was launched in July last year. The Arrizo comes with a sharp looking front end, with the fog lights in the bumper particularly well-drawn.

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