Lexus is working on a new compact crossover to rival the likes of the Audi Q3 and BMW X1 as well as the upcoming Lincoln MKC and Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class. To be called the NX, the vehicle was previewed in concept form at auto shows in Frankfurt and Tokyo last year, and now Lexus has confirmed that the NX will be revealed in production trim at the...
The long-awaited Lexus NX compact SUV will make its production debut at the 2014 Beijing auto show, the Japanese luxury car brand has confirmed. The controversially styled sub-RX high-riding crossover will be revealed in full in April – although an image in a presentation has, if true, already given a lot away in terms of how the new NX will [...]
Yet another four-door coupe is on the way – this time, it’s reportedly set to be based on a Peugeot concept to be revealed at the upcoming Beijing auto show. The car is described as being “from the same lineage as the Onyx concept car” – a sporty coupe with a 507kW engine that was [...]
Peugeot has released a teaser image this week of a sleek concept draped (or vacuum-packed... - Ed) in silk, hinting at an upmarket new offering. Destined for April's Beijing Auto Show, the new show-car will build on the styling introduced with the powerful Onyx concept, utilising many of the same carbon and recycled materials. Show More Summary
Volkswagen will debut a more powerful version of the fourth-generation Golf R at the Beijing Motor Show. Auto show season is in full swing, and although the Chicago Auto Show is only a few weeks away, Volkswagen has announced its plans to debut a new, high-performance version of the fourth-generation Golf R at the Beijing Motor Show in April. Show More Summary
--> Ahh...the Lamborghini Urus. Long been rumored, but has yet to fully materialize. That’s been the case for the past few years, or at least back when Lamborghini first introduced the concept at the 2012 Beijing Auto Show. Since then, we’ve heard very little of Lamborghini’s production plans for the SUV. Show More Summary
If a report in Auto Express is correct, a lighter, faster brother to the Volkswagen Golf R will be shown to the world at the Beijing Motor Show in April. Said to be called the Golf R Evo, the even harder hot hatch would be unveiled as one of those concepts that's practically a de facto presentation of the genuine thing. Show More Summary
If you thought the latest 2015 Golf R was going to be the most extreme version of the seventh-generation Golf, then you might just be wrong. According to the latest reports, a more hardcore Golf R Evo is in the works and is set to be previewed in concept form at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show in April. According to the U.K.’s Auto Express, VW is...
Volkswagen is reportedly planning a pair of new hot hatches: one an enhanced take on a new star, the other a long hoped-for hero model. According to the UK's Auto Express, April's Beijing Auto Show could play host to a new Golf R Evo concept, developed specifically for track work. Show More Summary
Perhaps the best sign that the SUV craze has taken a step too far, Porsche will reportedly showcase an off-roading version of its iconic 911 sports car at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show in April. The vehicle, presumably only a concept at this stage, is said to be based on the all-wheel-drive Carrera 4S and feature raised suspension, tougher tires and...
Peugeot will reportedly unveil a new large SUV concept at next year's Beijing Auto Show, previewing a future production model. As with Peugeot's other SUV and crossover models, the new concept is expected to wear a 'X00X' badge, likely debuting the 6008 name. Show More Summary
Lamborghini's Urus SUV concept will soon make the leap to production, company boss Stephan Winkelmann has reportedly confirmed with business paper Bloomberg. Unveiled at last year's Beijing Auto Show after months of speculation, the Urus has been the subject of 'on again off again' rumours for more than a year. Show More Summary
Jeep is eager to appeal to the burgeoning Chinese automotive market. It's growing at an incredible pace, and the folks are eager for all sorts of cars. Back in 2012, the automaker went to the Beijing Auto Show and revealed a concept Wrangler dubbed the Dragon Edition. Now that concept is becoming a reality--and it's set to land here in North...
This may be the first time that the phrase 'Auto Show' has graced Shanghaiist's pages without referencing any scantily-clad car models. Following yesterday's news of electric taxis rolling out in Beijing, CCTV snagged a glimpse at China's future in electric cars. [ more › ]
The Bentley Flying Spur is officially fair game. We brought you live photos from the Geneva Motor Show and from the New York auto show--and now, we're just back from a first drive from Beijing to the Great Wall. We'll have more in depth on the drive soon, but first, take a look through our Flying Spur tour of this small part of China, through an...
A 29 year old Chinese businessman surnamed Liu is reported to have pre-ordered a Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse WRC at Auto Shanghai 2013, for 40 million yuan ($6.5 million), according to the Beijing Times. [ more › ]
Considering the number of major global debuts that took place over the weekend, it looks like China’s major auto shows, the biannual events in Beijing and Shanghai, can be added to the list of the world’s most important international auto shows, a list that currently includes the shows of Detroit, New York, Frankfurt, Geneva, Paris and...
The Hyundai Mistra concept has made its world debut at the 2013 Shanghai auto show, previewing an upcoming China-only production sedan. A project between Hyundai Motor Group’s R&D Centre and the Beijing Hyundai Technical Centre, theShow More Summary
Chinese auto maker Chery likes to keep things local. It chose last year's Beijing Auto Show as the place to unveil its original (in more than one sense) Ant concept, and it's taken to Shanghai to show off the iAuto Ant 2.0. .. Continue...Show More Summary
Attentive readers of TTAC have known it since the Beijing Auto Show last year that Toyota will launch a separate brand for its “new energy” (read plug-in hybrid and EV) that are produced in China. A not quite officially announced, but de facto policy wants it that way. Now we have the brand. It’s called [...]