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This is the Beijing Auto BJ40L for China

March 14, 2016 by W.E. Ning

This is the Beijing Auto BJ40L for China

The Beijing Auto BJ40L is finally here. It will have its public debut on the Beijing Auto Show next month and launch on the Chinese car market around the same time. The BJ40L is the much delayed four-door version of the Beijing Auto BJ40. The BJ40L arrives with a new grille and an updated interior, and the B40 will get all that too.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto BJ40L is Naked in Beijing

February 5, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto BJ40L is Naked in Beijing

Exclusive Spy Shots of the new Beijing Auto BJ40L, the much delayed four-door version of the Beijing Auto BJ40. We met the BJ40L on the Beijing Tuning Street, in front of a shop where we also had an exclusive with the BJ40, almost three years ago.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto BJ40L is Ready for the Chinese car market

August 14, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto BJ40L is Ready for the Chinese car market

Spy Shots showing the all-new Beijing Auto BJ40L, the four-door version of the Beijing Auto BJ40. The BJ40L debuted on the Shanghai Auto Show in April and will be launched on the Chinese car market in October.

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Beijing Auto BJ40 to get a Saab 2.0 turbo under the bonnet

May 26, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Beijing Auto BJ40 to get a Saab 2.0 turbo under the bonnet

The Beijing Auto BJ40 will finally get a decent engine under the bonnet, in the form of a Saab-developed 2.0 turbo with 204hp and 280nm. Beijing Auto Industrial Corporation (BAIC), the owner of the Beijng Auto brand, bought the rights to the Saab 2.0 turbo and Saab 2.3 turbo from GM in 2009, along with the rights to the platforms of the Saab 9-3 and first generation Saab 9-5.

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Beijing Auto BJ40L launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

April 21, 2015 by Joey Wang

Beijing Auto BJ40L launched on the Shanghai Auto Show

The Beijing Auto BJ40, has launched on the Shanghai Auto Show in China, looking very green for an old-school petrol-powered off-road vehicle. The Beijing Auto BJ40L, formerly known as the Beijing Auto B70, is the four-door version of the two-door Beijing Auto B40.

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Beijing Auto BJ40L arrives at the Shanghai Auto Show

April 19, 2015 by W.E. Ning

Beijing Auto BJ40L arrives at the Shanghai Auto Show

The very first photos of the final-final production version of the Beijing Auto BJ40, seen here arriving at the expo hall of the Shanghai Auto Show where it will debut tomorrow. The Beijing Auto BJ40L, formerly known as the Beijing Auto B70, is the four-door version of the two-door Beijing Auto B40.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto B40L is almost Ready for the Chinese car market

March 2, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto B40L is almost Ready for the Chinese car market

New spy shots of the Beijing Auto BJ40L testing in China. The Beijing Auto BJ40L, formerly known as the Beijing Auto B70, is the four-door variant of the two-door Beijing Auto BJ40. The L then, so we assume, stands for ‘long’. The BJ40L is scheduled for debut on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show in April. It debuted on the 2011 Shanghai Auto Show where it was called  the Beijing Auto Works B70. The last time we saw it was on the 2012 Beijing Auto Show when it was called ‘Beijing Auto B70V’. All those seventies became forty in the end.

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Spy Shots: Beijing AUto B70 SUV seen testing in China

October 30, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: Beijing AUto B70 SUV seen testing in China

New spy shots of the Beijing Auto B70 testing in China. The Beijing Auto B70 is the four-door variant of the Beijing Auto BJ40, scheduled for debut in the first half of 2015.

The B70 debuted as a concept on the 2011 Shanghai Auto Show, and the last time we saw it was on the 2012 Beijing Auto Show where it was called ‘B70V’. Later on we heard it would be called ‘BJ70’, but new reports in Chinese automotive media indicate Beijing Auto will go for a simple  ‘BJ40 4-door’.

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Spy Shots: Beijing Auto B70 seen testing in China

September 29, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto B70 seen testing in China

New spy shots showing the Beijing Auto B70 testing in China. The Beijing Auto B70 is the four-door variant of the Beijing Auto BJ40.

The B70 debuted as a concept on the 2011 Shanghai Auto Show, and the last time we saw it was on the 2012 Beijing Auto Show where it was called ‘B70V’. New reports in Chinese automotive media indicate Beijing Auto will ditch the B70 name tag altogether and go instead for ‘B40 4-door’.

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Beijing Auto BJ40 Dark Knight Edition hits the Chinese car market

September 26, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Beijing Auto BJ40 Dark Knight Edition hits the Chinese car market

The Beijing Auto BJ40 Dark Knight Edition has been launched on the Chinese car market, priced at 176.800 yuan. The Dark Knight is a special edition based on the Beijing Auto BJ40. The Dark Knight comes with a chromed grille, LED strips under the headlights, black side bars, chromed door handles, chromed fuel cap, chromed exhaust pipes, and superbly cool piano black 8-spoke alloys with a matte gray hub.

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