The Beijing AutoEC180 is a popular small electric crossover for China. I met this dusty white example on a parking lot in the south of the capital. It comes with crossy things like black wheel arches, black bumpers, mud guards fore and aft, and proper roof rails. It also has blue lights lenses and a blue badge.
Back now to the BAW dealer in Beijing for a healthy shot of Zhanqi variants. We kick off with the BJ2032HKD34, yes they all have these beautiful names, a four-door short-bed pickup truck. Sporty alloys, bull bar, and rack are factory standard.
This is the production version of the new Beijing AutoSenova X55 SUV, showing off its daring fog light hugging bumper. It is an interesting car; definitely more than just a facelift but also not totally new, as it stands on the same platform as the current X55, which was launched less than two years ago.
Photos of the final production version of the new Beijing AutoSenova D50. It debuted last month in Shanghai and will be launched on the Chinese car market next month. The body work is totally new compared to the current D50, which was launched only three years ago.
Recently I suddenly saw a lot of brand new Beijing Auto Works BJ212 off-roaders on the road, and not only down countryside but also in the city proper. The BJ212 was effectively banned from town because it was too dirty, killing shops in the process. So what was going on? Time to find out…
Borgward continues to expand its lineup in China. Spy Shots show the upcoming Borgward BX3, a new compact SUV that will be launched on the Chinese car market in 2018. Although is it is heavily camouflaged it is easy to recognize as a Borgward, which is a compliment for the brand’s design language. Note the typical shoulder line, belt line over the rear door, and of course the giant grille.
Spy Shots showing that the good old Beijing Auto Works Luba SUV will receive a facelift, the new car is expected to hit the Chinese car market in Q3. The facelift includes an all new front with a new bumper, new lights, and a new grille.
The new Beijing AutoSenova D50 has been unveiled on the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show. The body work is totally new compared to the current D50, and it has become a much better looking car. The current car was launched almost exactly three years ago, so it is a bit early for an all-new version.