March 11, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the final production version of the new Borgward X7 SUV. It will have its public debut on the Beijing Auto Show and launch on the Chinese car market soon thereafter. The production version seems very close to the concept that debuted last year in Frankfurt, with some minor differences on the grille.
February 22, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
The very first Spy Shots of the Borgward BX5, a new SUV that will be positioned under the Borgward BX7. The BX5 will debut in concept form on the Beijing Auto Show in April and will be launched on the Chinese car market in late Q4.
December 25, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
A Foton Tunland monster truck, seen on the the FB-Show 2015 (intro) in Beijing, looking all the monster business with a jacked-up suspension, giant wheels, shiny chimneys, exposed differentials, white painted springs, and a dark black red paint job.
December 4, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
The resurrected Borgward brand is showing some healthy ambitions. The production version of the Borgward BX7 SUV will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April and go on sale in China soon after that. The BX7 will be powered by a 2.0 turbocharged four-cylinder petrol with an output of 201hp.
October 29, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
The best Spy Shots so far of the new Borgward BX7 , showing the new SUV completely naked for the first time. The resurrected Borgward brand debuted in September on the Frankfurt Auto Show. The BX7 will then launch on the Chinese car market in the first half of 2016, followed by India and Brazil in 2017, and followed by Europe in 2018. Price of the BX7 will start around 255.000 yuan or 40.000 USD. The Chinese name of Borgward is Bao Wo (宝沃).
October 16, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
A giant Foton Auman transport truck loaded with 13 Volkswagen Tiguan SUV’s, one Polo hatchback, and one Volkswagen Touran MPV, Spotted in China just inside the mighty Fifth Ring Road in the far east of Beijing. The truck is not allowed to be there at all, but in this part of town nobody cares and nobody knows. And it is on bicycle lane too!, blocking the way for me on my fast electric scooter.
September 17, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
Electric cars are so good for the environment. Unless they run out of juice, and have to be shipped home by a tow truck, because there are no charging stations. This little white sucker was Spotted in China on the Fifth Ring Road in Beijing, on a smoggy summer’s day.
September 16, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
The BX7 will launch on the Chinese car market in the first half of 2016, followed by India and Brazil in 2017, and followed by Europe in 2018. The BX7 will be manufactured in the Chinese capital Beijing by Foton Motor. Debut in China is expected for the Guangzhou Auto Show in December.
September 12, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
The resurrected German Borgward brand has released the first photos of their new Borgward BX7 SUV, which will be officially unveiled on September 15 on the Frankfurt Auto Show. The BX7 will be manufactured in the Chinese capital Beijing, under an agreement between Borgward and Foton Motor. Debut in China is expected for the Guangzhou Auto Show in December.
November 21, 2014 by Joey Wang
The Foton Sauvana SUV debuted on the 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show, supported by a flock of fine looking ladies. The Sauvana, formerly known as the Foton U201, formerly known as the Foton Toplander, is a large but stylish body-on-frame SUV. Foton is a brand under the Beijing Automotive Industry Corporation (BAIC), making mostly commercial vehicles and pickup trucks.