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Beijing Auto Show 2014

Wed Apr 16, 2014 12:02 am by Windy

Not long to go now, the teasers are starting to appear:

Is this a W5 replacement or a W3, or a W7  scratch 

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HGF - 1 in a million?

Fri Mar 21, 2014 1:21 pm by Windy

With just about 900,000 cars sold; for the first time I've come across a report of a definite head gasket failure without any cause being given.  It is on an MG7 so presumably an N series engine rather than the Kavachi engine found in the MG6 etc.

They say that any car can suffer HGF, but maybe with MG it is one in a million!

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The new SGE and MGE engines

Wed Apr 09, 2014 7:59 am by Windy

SAIC-GM joint development and release of new powertrain

Recently, SAIC passenger car company General Motors announced the joint development of its new powertrain, its new powertrain named "CUBE-TECH".

"CUBE-TECH" SAIC passenger cars with General Motors joint development outcomes, including MGE series, SGE series direct injection engine , TST 6-speed dual-clutch transmission, TST 7-speed …

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Volkswagen Group plans new "VWalue" brand with FAW - or SAIC?

Sat Jan 19, 2013 8:18 pm by patpending

This story was in auto, motor + sport dated 13/12/2012.

Editor Bernd Ostmann mentions that Renault's strategy with value brand Dacia has been very successful. Dacia is selling 800,000 cars a year at a margin of 6-11%. Consultants IHS Automotive predict the value sector will have grown from the current 8m vehicles a year to 10m by 2017.

Vying for sales in the value sector are Dacia, GM …

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The Future: the next generation

Mon Mar 24, 2014 9:14 am by Windy

SAIC throw "A framework" platform strategy, spend 1,000,000,000 lasted four years

 This reporter learned exclusively, a vehicle platform strategy called "A framework" are SAIC brand vehicles (hereinafter referred to as "SAIC brand") inside secrets to rapidly launch.  The $ 1 billion yuan, which lasted four years of platform strategy will be SAIC brand was founded seven years since the …

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Sales Figures 2014

Wed Feb 19, 2014 3:09 pm by Windy

January Sales

A return to normal figures after December, most models have still done better than in November but the overall score is down a little.

Interesting that both China and UK trends are turning upwards.

Model     - China Sales (Rank)
Roewe 350 - 10,075 ( 35)
Roewe 550 -  1,377 (139)
Roewe 750 -  0,430 (185)
Roewe 950 -  0,208 (202)

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More CS Spyshots

Wed Mar 12, 2014 3:42 pm by patpending

Thanks to Arnaud for the tip!  bounce  bounce  albino  albino  Cheers  Cheers  flower  elephant  lol!  afro 


MG CS production version of the new domestic low-disguised Spy Shots

Type: Original car home 2014-03-13 Editor: Xing Min

    [Car home news] Recently, we capture the MG brand new SUV MG CS …[/Car]

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Maxus G10 Launch

Tue Jan 14, 2014 12:18 pm by Windy

Three kinds of power options SAIC Chase G10 will be available next year in May

Recently, we learned that SAIC Chase's first commercial MPV - G10 will go on sale in May 2014, is expected to sell for around £20,000.  The concept car was in the car on the Shanghai Motor Show this year, it is understood, the new car will be based on the Buick GL8 platform development, there 2.0L, 2.4L and 2.0T …

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Maxus Vans

Sun Mar 02, 2014 12:28 pm by adaveabbott

Windy, have you any idea when the Maxus van range will arrive in the UK?

I think they would sell very well.

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