Another new electric car for China: this is the Changhe Beidouxing X5E, complete with some blue in the headlights and a blue line around the grille. Blue is the color of green cars in China. The charging cap is handily located in the front fender. The Beidouxing X5E will hit the market sometime in H2.
Changhe Auto, now under the wings of the Beijing Auto Industry Corporation (BAIC), will launch two new SUVs this year. First up is a seven-seat SUV code named F14S, it will have a wheelbase of 2800mm and 1.8 and 1.8 turbocharged engines. The F14S will be based on the same platform as the Beijing Auto Senova X65.
The production version of the Changhe Q35 debuted on the Chengdu Auto Show in China, with mad vertical oriented lights in the heavy bumper and a heavily chromed grille. The Q35 has been launched on the Chinese market; price starts at 65,900 yuan and ends at 86,900 yuan.
When Beijing Auto bought Change in 2013 it was widely expected that the old Changhe-Suzuki joint venture would die. But it didn’t. They are still making cars, including the Beidouxing, which is based on the Wagon R+. Changhe will now use that car for a new electric vehicle called the Beidouxing E.
Change is moving into the booming mini pickup truck market with the single cab Furuida K21 and the double cab Furuida K22. They cost next to nothing. Price starts at 36.900 yuan and ends at 40.900 yuan. Power comes from a tiny 1.2 liter four-cylinder petrol engine. Output is 88hp and 112nm.
This is the new Changhe Q35, a new compact SUV for China. It will debut on the Beijing Auto Show next month and launch on the Chinese car market in the second half of the year. The Q35 features an interesting front end with large fog lights on each side of the bumper.
The new Changhe Q25 has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 55.900 yuan and ends at 76.900 yuan. The Q25 is aimed at young first car buyers, sporting a hip crossover look, sporty alloys, and usable roof rails to attach the canoe to.
The Changhe Q25 has been unveiled on the Guangzhou Auto Show. The Changhe Q25 is a new sub-compact crossover for China, it will be launched on the Chinese car market just before the end of the year, and price will start around 55.000 yuan.
The new Changhe Q25 has arrived at the parking lot of the exhibition hall of the Guangzhou Auto Show where it will debut on Friday. But we got here one day before that! The Chanhe Q25 will be launched on the Chinese car market just before the end of the year, price will start around 55.000 yuan.
The best Spy Shots so far of the new Changhe Q25, a new sub compact crossover for China, seen here on a dealer event. The Changhe Q25 was expected for debut on the Chengdu Auto Show but didn’t show. The latest reports indicate the Q25 will be launched on the Chinese car market in late Q4.