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Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 SUV launched on the Chinese car market

October 17, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 SUV launched on the Chinese car market

The new Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 SUV has been launched on the China car market. Price will start at 115.700 yuan and ends at 149.700 yuan, positioning the AX7 in a hyper competitive segment of the market. The Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 debuted as a concept on the Beijing Auto Show in April.

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Chery Arrizo 3 is Almost Ready for the Chinese auto market

October 16, 2014 by Joey Wang

Chery Arrizo 3 is Almost Ready for the Chinese auto market

This is the new Chery Arrizo 3 sedan, seen here on semi-official photos taken on the grounds of a Chery factory. The Chery Arrizo 3 will debut on the Guangzhou Auto Show in November and launch on the Chinese auto market in early 2015.

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Spy Shots: Geely Emgrand EC7 goes Hybrid in China

October 16, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Geely Emgrand EC7 goes Hybrid in China

Spy Shots showing the upcoming Geely Emgrand EC7 Hybrid, based on the petrol-powered Geely Emgrand EC7 sedan. The EC7 Hybrid will be the first mass-produced hybrid for the Geely brand. Dash comes loaded with spacy tech, new Emgrand logo on the steering wheel.

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Citroen C3-XR will hit the China car market on December 21

October 16, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Citroen C3-XR will hit the China car market on December 21

The brand new Citroen C3-XR SUV will be launched on the China car market on December 21, giving Citroen credible contender in the booming compact SUV segment. The C3-XR debuted as the C-XR concept on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show in April and the production version debuted earlier this month in Paris.

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Spy Shots: facelift for the Lifan 720 in China

October 15, 2014 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: facelift for the Lifan 720 in China

Spy Shots showing the facelifted Lifan 720 sedan, scheduled for debut on the Guangzhou Auto Show in November with a launch on the Chinese car market in December. The facelift includes a new sporty honeycomb grille, a new bumper with LED lights, and new doorhandles.

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Spy Shots: new Beiqi Yinxiang mini MPV for the Chinese car market

October 15, 2014 by W.E. Ning

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Spy Shots showing a new Beiqi Yinxiang mini MPV for the Chinese car market. ‘Beiqi Yinxiang‘ is a joint venture between Beijing Auto (Beiqi) and the Yinxiang Motorcycle Group from Chongqing, making small MPV’s and SUV’s. Beijing Auto sells the vehicles under the Weiwang brand, and the joint venture will also sell vehicles under its own name. This white mini MPV has the joint venture logo on the grille.

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Spy Shots: Geely Emgrand GC9 testing in Australia

October 15, 2014 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Geely Emgrand GC9 testing in Australia

Spy Shots showing the upcoming Geely Emgrand GC9 testing in Australia. It is a heavily camouflaged left-hand drive car but the new trademark grille is easily recognizable. The Emgrand EC9 is likely in country for hot-weather testing in the desert, the first time a Chinese brand is going Down Under as far as we know.

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Haima S5 goes Turbo in China

October 15, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Haima S5 goes Turbo in China

The Haima S5 SUV will get a turbocharged 1.5 liter petrol engine under the bonnet. The Haima S5 1.5T will be launched on the China car market later this month. The new engine has an output of 163hp and 223nm and will be mated to a CVT. The 1.5 turbo won’t be available with a manual or an automatic.

The Haima S5 was launched in April. Only engine so far is a naturally aspirated 1.6 petrol with 120hp and 160nm, mated to a five-speed manual gearbox. Price starts at 89.800 yuan and ends at 113.800 yuan. The new 1.5 turbo is significantly more powerful and will be priced in the 110.000-130.000 range.

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Spy Shots: facelift for the Citroen DS5 in China

October 15, 2014 by W.E. Ning

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Spy Shots showing a big facelift for the Citroen DS5, the trendy vehicle will get the same DS nose as the DS 5LS sedan and the DS6 SUV. ‘DS‘ operates as a stand-alone brand in China with its own dealers and marketing. The facelifted DS5 will debut on the Guangzhou Auto Show in November and launch on the China car market in early 2015.

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Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 will hit the China car market on October 16

October 13, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 will hit the China car market on October 16

The new Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 SUV will be launched on the China car market on October 16. Price will start at 119.800 yuan and end at 162.800 yuan, positioning the AX7 is a hyper competitive segment of the market. The Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 debuted as a concept on the Beijing Auto Show in April.

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