Skoda KaroqFri, 28, Apr 2017
Acura TLX-L prototypeMon, 24, Apr 2017
A Chinese-market exclusive, the TLX-L prototype has an increased wheelbase for expanded cabin space for rear passengers. Acura says the TLX-L production version is set to go on sale in China later this year.
Shanghai cars & conceptsMon, 24, Apr 2017
MG E-Motion conceptMon, 24, Apr 2017
MG Motor, the U.K. brand once renowned for sports cars, previewed a sporty midsize coupe at the 2017 Shanghai auto show that could go into production. The E-Motion is the first sporty car that MG Motor has shown since it stopped building the TF two-seat sports car in 2011. If customer feedback is favorable, the brand is ready to produce it, SAIC Motor’s chief designer, Shao Jinpeng, says.
Audi e-tron Sportback conceptFri, 21, Apr 2017
Opel/Vauxhall Grandland XFri, 21, Apr 2017
Chevrolet FNR-X conceptThu, 20, Apr 2017
Following up the Chevrolet-FNR concept shown at the 2015 Shanghai auto show, the 2017 FNR-X Concept is a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle that looks like a crossover. Dubbed an "all-purpose concept vehicle," it features an all-terrain Advanced Driver Assist System, which helps the driver by choosing the best route available.
Jeep Yuntu conceptThu, 20, Apr 2017
Jeep says the large Yuntu concept, introduced at the 2017 Shanghai auto show, was created to target Chinese customers. The luxury concept features a plug-in-hybrid powertrain, a wide stance, bulky tires and suicide doors. "SUVs are the fastest-growing segment in China," Fiat Chrysler said in a statement,"and the Jeep Yuntu Concept showcases the potential for the Jeep brand to keep expanding in the country."
Buick Velite 5Thu, 20, Apr 2017
The Velite 5 is Buick's variant of the Chevrolet Bolt plug-in hybrid for the Chinese market. Aside from a mildly restyled exterior, the Velite 5 offers a more upscale interior along with an upgraded air-filtration system geared for China's high-smog cities -- placed where cars sometimes need a weekly cabin filter replacement.
Skoda Vision EThu, 20, Apr 2017
Skoda's Vision E electric concept previews a full-electric crossover due in 2020. The brand says it plans to launch five pure EVs in different segments by 2025. The Vision E is based on parent Volkswagen Group's new MEB electric-car architecture.
2018 Lexus NX 300Wed, 19, Apr 2017
Honda Accord spy photosTue, 18, Apr 2017
Camoflaged test mules of Honda’s venerable midsize sedan show a more sloping roofline than the outgoing ninth-generation Accord. Also visible is a front grille and headlight design not unlike the current Civic and the recent Clarity lineup of green vehicles.
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