Published on November 18, 2013 by Joey Wang
The super speedy 2014 BYD Qin hybrid has arrived at BYD dealers throughout China. The BYD Qin will be launched on the China car market on November 21 during the Guangzhou Auto Show. The coming of the Qin has been slightly delayed, BYD said earlier on the Qin would be launched on November 12. However, nine days isn’t much of a difference at all.
Published on October 25, 2013 by Joey Wang
The revolutionary BYD Qin hybrid, seen here in beautiful matte black, will be launched on the China car market on November 12. Price will start around 200.000 yuan, without subsidies. The total amount of green-car subsidies from central and local government for the BYD Qin will be as much as 35.000 yuan, so this super hybrid can be had for 165.000 yuan or 27.000 USD.
Published on August 28, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
The very first BYD Qin hybrid we see on the road in China, seen in the great city of Shenzhen in Guangdong Province. The Qin has temporarily license plates behind the windows, indicating this is a test car. The Qin was expected to hit the China car market this month, but it seems launch has been delayed to a moment in time later this year.
Published on July 5, 2013 by Joey Wang
Spy shots showing the final production version of the BYD Qin hybrid, it will be launched on the China car market in August. Biggest news first: BYD claims a combined fuel consumption of 2 liters per 100 kilometer. Price will start around 180.000 yuan.
Published on June 6, 2013 by Joey Wang
Spy shots showing the upcoming Roewe 550 plug-in hybrid testing in China, it will be launched on the Chinese car market later this year. Chinese media say the 550 hybrid will have a fuel consumption of only 2.7 liters per 100 kilometers.
Published on June 3, 2013 by Joey Wang
The Audi A8L 40 Hybrid has been launched on the Chinese car market, marking the first time Audi sells an A8 hybrid in China. The clean and green stretched limousine costs 1.09 million yuan or 177.000 USD.
Published on April 23, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the production version of the BYD Qin hybrid, it was launched on the Shanghai Auto Show in China. The BYD Qin will hit the Chinese car market in June, price will range from 130.000 yuan to 180.000 yuan. The BYD Qin debuted as a concept on the Beijing Auto Show in April last year, and the production version loox almost the same.
Published on February 22, 2013 by Joey Wang
Spy shots of the Peugeot 508 RXH, a hybrid variant of the Peugeot 508 SW station wagon. The Peugeot 508 sedan is made in China by the Dongfeng-PSA joint venture but Peugeot doesn’t make or even sell the wagon on the Chinese market.
Published on February 12, 2013 by Joey Wang
New spy shots from the production version of the upcoming BYD Qin hybrid that will be launched on the Chinese car market in June. The BYD Qin debuted as a concept on the Beijing Auto Show in April last year, the production version will debut on the Shanghai Auto Show in April this year. Read more »
Published on January 27, 2013 by W.E. Ning
Spy Shots from the Hyundai Sonata Blue Drive hybrid testing in northern China. The Sonata Blue Drive will be launched on the Chinese car market in the second half of this year, debut is expected for the Shanghai Auto Show in April. The Blue Drive will be imported into China, the normal petrol-powered Sonata is made in China by the Beijing-Hyundai joint venture.