2018 BYD Tang – a new great Chinese SUV (part 2)

January 5, 2018 at 10:38 am

The second generation BID Tang crossover is equipped with a hybrid power plant, borrowed from its predecessor. The 505-hp power plant includes a 2.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine with 205-hp and 320 Nm output, two electric motors (150-hp and 200 Nm) and a 6-speed robotic DCT. The package also includes four-wheel drive, as well as 18 kW/h rechargeable batteries, which can overcome up to 85 km in electric mode. This technical arsenal gives the car excellent dynamic characteristics; the crossover accelerates in 4.5 seconds from 0 to 100 km/h.

Four-wheel drive BYD Tang image

Four-wheel drive BYD Tang image


2018 BYD Tang – a new great Chinese SUV (part 1)

January 5, 2018 at 10:33 am

The new Chinese cars of 2018-2019 are represented by BYD Tang crossover of a new generation. The official premiere of the novelty is scheduled for the auto show in Beijing in the spring of 2018, but BYD Auto decided to declassify the appearance of the new generation SUV earlier. According to preliminary information, BID Tang novelty will receive not only a hybrid modification but also traditional turbo engine and a fully electric power plant. The market launch will start in China in early summer of 2018 at a price of 270000-300000 Yuan for the hybrid version and 150000-16000 Yuan for the petrol model.

BYD Tang SUV of the new generation picture

BYD Tang SUV of the new generation picture

2018 Nio ES8 is a Chinese competitor of Tesla Model X (part 2)

January 5, 2018 at 10:26 am

The Chinese electric crossover is built on XRT platform with Autobot EyeQ4 Mobi leye microprocessor and NIO Pilot autopilot. The crossover is driven by electric motors mounted on the front and rear axle. The return of each motor is 240 kW (more than 326-hp) and 420 Nm of torque, so that the peak power of the two engines is 480 kW (more than 652-hp) and 840 Nm transmitted to all wheels. This power is enough to catapult a car weighing over 2400 kg from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.4 seconds; the maximum speed is limited by electronics at 200 km/h.

The large capacity of the trunk picture

The large capacity of the trunk picture

2018 Nio ES8 is a Chinese competitor of Tesla Model X (part 1)

January 5, 2018 at 10:21 am

Nio ES8 Chinese electric car officially debuted on the market. The public debut of the electric crossover was held in the spring of 2017 in Shanghai. The novelty is considered as the potential competitor of Tesla Model X. The new EV will cost around 348000-448000 Yuan due to the subsidies from the state. As example, Tesla Model X electric-crossover is offered at a higher price from 836,000 Yuan in the Chinese market.

Nio ES8is similar to Tesla model image

Nio ES8is similar to Tesla model image

The stylish novelty Brilliance V6 SUV of 2018 model year (part 2)

December 25, 2017 at 10:53 am

The exterior design of the Brilliance B6 body is very similar to the body of Brilliance B7, but the younger model looks more aggressive and dynamic. The exterior has got a strong slope of the windscreen frame, rear view mirrors on powerful legs, large wheel arches, rear wings and bumper, the roof falling to the stern. The front part of the body looks solid and stylish: strict headlights with LED daytime running lights, an original grille in a chrome cover, and a powerful bumper complex configuration with neat fog lights with LED filling.

The dynamic exterior design of the new V6 SUV picture

The dynamic exterior design of the new V6 SUV picture

The stylish novelty Brilliance V6 SUV of 2018 model year (part 1)

December 25, 2017 at 10:46 am

The official public debut of the new mid-size Brilliance V6 crossover was held within the Guangzhou auto show in late November 2017. The sales of Chinese 5-seat novelty will start in early 2018 at a price of 89800-124800 Yuan.

Brilliance V6 mid-size crossover image

Brilliance V6 mid-size crossover image

2018 GAC Trumpchi GM8 is a luxury Chinese minivan (part 1)

December 12, 2017 at 8:13 pm

The Chinese minivan GAC Trumpchi GM8 has been officially shown at the Guangzhou Auto Show of 2017 in China. The sales of the new full-size minivan built on the stretched GAC Trumpchi GS8 crossover platform, will start in China in early 2018 at a price of 180-270 thousand Yuan.

Luxury GAC Trumpchi GM8 minivan pic

Luxury GAC Trumpchi GM8 minivan pic