Ten models to be introduced to Chinese car
By Jorvan From:
Over the past eight months, joint
venture automakers have tried a variety of promotion measures to
boost their sales in Chinese auto market. In order to enhance
their overall competitiveness in this market, they have revamped
or modified some of their best selling models and then introduce
them to China. Gasgoo.com will illustrate ten new models that
will be introduced to China later this year or next year.
Sebring, October 2007 Sebring
integrated elements of Airflite which made its first debut in
2003 Geneva Auto Show. Currently the debugging and trial drive
of Sebring is underway, and the new model will come to Chinese
market this October.
New 307, September 2007 The new
307 will be launched in Chinese market this September. The new
307 is modified in its front light and bumper, which looks more
New Touran, December 2007 The
new Touran debuted in 2006 Paris Auto Show, and in body size the
new model is 20mm longer. Meanwhile, the model is configured
with side airbags.
New Excelle, 2007 GM will
introduce Skylark to Chinese market in 2009 to substitute
Excelle, and Excelle will be the first Shanghai GM made model to
be exported to the U.S. market. New Excelle share the same
platform with Delta 2, on which Cobalt, Opel Saab 9-1 and Saturn
Astra will be made in the near future.
Belta, 2008 Belta, a substitute
of Vios, was introduced to China by FAW Toyota, and will be
launched in the Chinese market by early 2008. Belta is powered
by a 1.0Lor 1.3L engine.
New Elantra, May 2008 The old
version of Elantra was among best selling vehicles in 2005.
Beijing Hyundai hope the new one would maintain its good
momentum. The new Elantra is longer in length and higher in
height compared to the old one.