March 21, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
Skoda is going to launch four new SUVs in China. They have to because the SUV and crossover segments are booming like there is no tomorrow and Skoda currently has only the aging Yeti on offer. That is going to change with the Kodiaq, the Model K, the Model Q, and the Kodiaq Coupe. All will be manufactured locally at the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture.
March 16, 2017 by Joey Wang
The new Volkswagen Teramont seven-seat SUV will be launched on the Chinese car market on March 22. Price will start at 309.800 yuan and end at 509.800 yuan. The Teramont is the Chinese sister of the North American Volkswagen Atlas. It is manufactured in China by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture.
March 14, 2017 by W.E. Ning
The Skoda Octavia Scout will see production in China for the first time. The China-spec car is based on the facelifted 2017 model. It will be manufactured by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture. Debut is scheduled for the Shanghai Auto Show next month with a launch on the Chinese car market in Q2.
March 13, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
The Volkswagen Up! has been cloned in China. This is the Weikerui V7, a new LSEV seen on the 2017 Jinan EV Show. It has the same shape, the same size, the same proportions, the same lights, bumpers, and even the logo is very close. Compare to…
January 19, 2017 by W.E. Ning
The new Volkswagen Teramont SUV will be launched on the Chinese car market in March, and look how big it is compared to the new Tiguan L which is not a small car. The Teremont is huge.
They are standing here at a Volkswagen dealer in front of the exclusive Phideon service area and the Tiguan L even stands on a Phideon-reserved parking lot. The Phideon is a China-only executive sedan, owners get similar perks as owners of the Phaeton used to get.
Back now to the Teramont:
December 27, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
Two long years ago I met two Jianhua JH6620 24V3000’s in Beijing, and today we have received a flock of period photos of the things. The Jianhua was an absurdly crazy so-called ‘classic wedding car‘, featuring an endless bonnet, a huge grille and shiny bumpers, gold mirrors the size of a plate, and spare wheels fitted into the sides!
December 19, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the all new Volkswagen Tiguan L, looking very racy in fiery orange. It almost seems as if the paint sucks all the color out of the car’s surroundings. Brilliant. The Tiguan L is the long-wheelbase version of the Tiguan SUV. The L will hit the Chinese car market on January 18, priced between 211.800 and 315.800 yuan.
December 15, 2016 by Joey Wang
The new Volkswagen Tiguan L will be launched on the Chinese car market in January and the first examples have arrived at Volkswagen dealers throughout China. The L is the long-wheelbase variant of the Tiguan SUV, it is manufactured locally by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture.
December 6, 2016 by W.E. Ning
Here we have the new Volkswagen Tiguan L for China, completely naked and looking very fine in bright orange. The Tiguan L is the long-wheelbase version of the Volkswagen Tiguan SUV. It is made in China by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture and will hit the market in Q1 2017.
November 23, 2016 by W.E. Ning
The seven-seat Volkswagen Teramont SUV has been unveiled at the Guangzhou Auto Show in China. Its debut was highly anticipated and judging by the buzz it generated on the Volkswagen booth, the Teramont lived up to the hype. The Teramont is the new flagship SUV for Volkswagen China and the twin-sister of the Volkswagen Atlas.
The Atlas is manufactured in the United States for the North American market. The Teramont is made in China by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture for the Chinese market.