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This Is The New Jinlin Meili 2057 LSEV From China

March 30, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

This Is The New Jinlin Meili 2057 LSEV From China

This little wonder is the Jinli Meili 2057, one of the best looking LSEV’s on the the 2017 Jinan EV Show. The cabin has a teardrop shape, with huge windows and duel tone paint. It has sharply shaped lights, big black bumpers, semi-open front wheels, half-covered rear wheels, big mirrors and an even bigger windshield wiper.

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The Chery eQ1 EV Is What Mercedes-Benz Is Up Against In China

March 28, 2017 by Joey Wang

The Chery eQ1 EV Is What Mercedes-Benz Is Up Against In China

Chery has launched the eQ1 electric car on the Chinese market, just days after the company filed a trademark complaint against Mercedes-Benz. The Germans want to use the EQ name for an EV-sub brand, but Chery has been using the eQ EV brand since 2014. Their first car was the eQ and now we have the new eQ1.

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The Wuzheng Yuyan 1500 LSEV Is A Need Nothing More 3-Wheel Pickup Truck

March 28, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

The Wuzheng Yuyan 1500 LSEV Is A Need Nothing More 3-Wheel Pickup Truck

This little blue beauty is the Wuzheng Yuyan 1500, a new LSEV that I met on the the 2017 Jinan EV Show. It is a tiny 3-wheel electric pickup truck with a giant windscreen, a giant windscreen wiper, round lights, and without doors. Interestingly, the blue of the front-wheel arch if of a different kind than the blue of the body.

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Chery Files Trademark Complaint Against Mercedes-Benz Over EQ Name

March 27, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

Chery Files Trademark Complaint Against Mercedes-Benz Over EQ Name

Chery has filed a complaint against Mercedes-Benz at the ‘International Trademark Office of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce’. The reason: in 2016 Mercedes-Benz applied for a Chinese trademark for their new EQ sub-brand of electric vehicles. The problem: Chery has been selling EVs under their eQ sub-brand since 2014. Chery applied for a trademark in 2014 and it was granted in 2015. The application of Mercedes-Benz is pending. The company hopes to launch its EQ brand in China in 2018.

The difference: eQ and EQ.

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The Fulidai Red Panda LSEV From China Is What A Small Jeep Should Be

March 21, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

The Fulidai Red Panda LSEV From China Is What A Small Jeep Should Be

Jeep has given us the Renegade but that is not really a small car. This little beauty is, and this big big world needs more small small Jeeps. She is called the Fulidai Red Panda, a new LSEV that I met on the the 2017 Jinan EV Show. It is a two-door three-seat hatchback with a Jeep nose and blue lights. It also has white bumpers and wheel arches, sporty wheels, a sun roof, and blue search lights.

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The Xinlonghai 2300 LSEV From China Is The Hottest Firetruck In The World

March 20, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

The Xinlonghai 2300 LSEV From China Is The Hottest Firetruck In The World

This fiery red beauty is the Xinlonghai 2300, an LSEV firetruck that I met on the the 2017 Jinan EV Show. It was the hottest firetruck on the show and likely the hottest in the world. It has a short bonnet, round blue lights, a Jeep-like shiny grille, a bull bar, red bumpers(!), protruding wheel arches, big round black mirrors on stalks, a giant windshield and wiper, and flashlights on the roof.

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New Spy Shots Of The Beijing Auto ArcFox-1 Mini EV For China

March 20, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

New Spy Shots Of The Beijing Auto ArcFox-1 Mini EV For China

Beijing Auto doesn’t really care to hide the new ArcFox-1 anymore. The hipster EV will have its public debut on the Shanghai Auto Show next month and hit the Chinese auto market in Q3. The black area between the lights is a screen; it can say “hello”.

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The Luxing iStar LSEV Is Not A Mercedes-Benz

March 16, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter

The Luxing iStar LSEV Is Not A Mercedes-Benz

This wondrous white little wonder is the Luxing iStar, a new LSEV that I met it on the the 2017 Jinan EV Show. It is obviously not a Mercedes-Benz because the three-pointed star points down instead of up. But the grille and bumper do look very familiar…

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The Byvin Xiaozhuangyuan Is An E-Ass LSEV

March 16, 2017 by Joey Wang

The Byvin Xiaozhuangyuan Is An E-Ass LSEV

This little red  firecracker is the Byvin Xiaozhuangyuan, a new LSEV seen on the 2017 Jinan EV Show. It comes with a stumpy nose that has a grille with the lights above it. The bonnet is short with an enormous windscreen with ab even more enormous wiper.

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JAC iEV6E Electric Hatchback Is Finally Ready For China

March 16, 2017 by Joey Wang

JAC iEV6E Electric Hatchback Is Finally Ready For China

This is the production version of the JAC iEV6E, a small electric car for China. The iEV6E, such an easy name to remember and pronounce, has been delayed. It debuted last April and in August JAC said it would launch in September. It is March 2017 now. The production version is scheduled to hit the market next month during the Shanghai Auto Show. Sadly it doesn’t have the…

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