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  • Shanghai Volkswagen ID. ROOMZZ Concept Unveiled In China

    Previewed with a teaser a couple of weeks ago, the Volkswagen ID. ROOMZZ concept made its global debut at Auto Shanghai 2019. It signals a large electric SUV that the German automaker plans to sell in China starting in 2021 and soon after in other markets including North America. Standing … Full story

  • Shanghai First Look at the Redesigned 2020 Buick Encore

    Buick enjoys a lot more success in China than it does over here, so naturally the company used Auto Shanghai 2019 to unveil a number of new models. The one we’re more interested in is the Encore subcompact crossover, which is by far the brand’s best-selling vehicle in Canada. Actually, … Full story

  • Shanghai 2020 Chevrolet Trailblazer Announced... in China

    Rumours of the Trailblazer nameplate making a comeback have not been exaggerated, after all. Following the launch of the midsize Blazer last year, General Motors unveiled the all-new 2020 Chevrolet Trailblazer at Auto Shanghai today. Naturally, the exterior is largely inspired by that of the larger Blazer. This is most … Full story

  • Shanghai Aston Martin Unveils All-Electric Rapide E Sedan in China

    Aston Martin’s first electric vehicle—and quite possibly James Bond’s next ride —made its world debut in production form at Auto Shanghai today. The Rapide E has been developed in collaboration with Williams Advanced Engineering and will be sold as a special-edition model. The Rapide E is powered by an 800V … Full story

  • Shanghai Lexus LM: What? A Minivan?

    If the North-American market has a marked preference for SUVs, and the Europeans still have an affection for station wagons, the Chinese market seems to adore any size of vehicle that offers lots of rear-seat space. At this week’s Shanghai Auto Show , luxury brand Lexus is presenting its latest … Full story

  • Shanghai New Mercedes-Benz GLB Concept is the Big Little SUV That Could

    Six years after launching the GLA Concept in China, Mercedes-Benz is returning to Auto Shanghai to present another compact SUV, the GLB Concept. While the former spawned a coupe-like vehicle with a focus on driving enjoyment, the latter places emphasis on spaciousness, offering room for up to seven occupants. But … Full story

  • Shanghai Volkswagen Teases the ID. ROOMZZ, its Biggest Electric Concept to Date

    When Auto Shanghai kicks off on April 16, Volkswagen will unveil yet another member of its ID. family of electric vehicle concepts. The all-new ID. ROOMZZ will also be its biggest one to date. Just like the compact I.D. , the I.D. CROZZ , the … Full story