2021 Tesla Model 3 sold in Australia will be made in China | CarAdvice

US brand’s popular electric sedan moves to Chinese production for Standard Range Plus, Long Range variants. UPDATE: It now appears all variants of the 2021 Tesla Model 3 – including the Performance – will soon be sourced from Tesla’s plant in Shanghai, China. According to data tracking service VedaPrime, deliveries Continue Reading

2022 Nio ET7 revealed for China with 1000km electric range | CarAdvice

Chinese EV brand unveils electric sedan with Tesla-beating 1000km claimed range, 480kW dual-motor powertrain and sleek looks. The 2022 Nio ET7 electric sedan has been unveiled in China. Revealed during the Chinese electric vehicle start-up’s Nio Day event, the ET7 will go on sale in China in the first quarter Continue Reading

Tesla Model S loses its roof in China, Tesla responds | CarAdvice

Video footage shows the glass roof of the electric car flying into oncoming traffic. Footage of a Tesla Model S allegedly losing its roof on a freeway has been captured by a dashcam in China, making it the second Tesla vehicle in two months (that we know of) to lose Continue Reading

China launches 1958 Corvette replica … and it’s a plug-in hybrid | CarAdvice

The Dolphin SS was unveiled earlier this week at the Beijing Motor Show, and features a plug-in hybrid powertrain paired with a dual-clutch automatic transmission. Chinese manufacturer Songsan Motors has launched a suspiciously recognisable new model, called the SS Dolphin. Unveiled earlier this week at the Beijing Motor Show, the Continue Reading

Images of new Ford Equator surface online in China | CarAdvice

The new Chinese SUV from Ford hints at a new design language from the car company. Images of the new seven-seater Ford Equator have emerged online ahead of the model’s release. The Chinese-market SUV cements the styling themes for JMC-Ford – the Blue Oval’s joint venture in the country – Continue Reading

General Motors reveals Wuling Hong Guang X concept in China | CarAdvice

Chinese brand Wuling – a joint venture between American giant General Motors, Chinese conglomerate SAIC and local brand Wuling Motors – has unveiled the Hong Guang X concept at the Chengdu motor show. The bold concept previews an upcoming production model set to launch sometime in 2021, which will serve Continue Reading

More affordable rear-wheel-drive Porsche Taycan lands in China | CarAdvice

Porsche adds a base Taycan to the line-up, but an Australian release is yet to be confirmed. A new base-model Porsche Taycan has debuted in China, devoid of additional badges like its 4S, Turbo, and Turbo S siblings. This new Porsche Taycan model only has a single electric motor powering Continue Reading

China may ease green vehicle targets for 2020 | CarAdvice

The Chinese government may allow car makers to defer their new energy vehicle quotas to next year. The Chinese government is considering a temporary relaxation of its electric vehicle manufacturing targets to help the car industry there recover following the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report. All manufacturers that Continue Reading

Long-wheelbase BMW 3 Series to be offered outside China for first time | CarAdvice

Long-wheelbase version of the BMW 3 Series will replace the 3 Series GT in India, the first right-hand-drive market to receive the stretched mid-size sedan. BMW will replace the 3 Series GT with a long-wheelbase (LWB) version of the 3 Series sedan in India, according to Autocar India. While the Continue Reading