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Guangzhou: Buick Velite Concept

Buick Velite Concept Debuts In Guangzhou,
Previews Future Eco-Friendly Cars

Nov 18, 2016 at 3:31 am | By Cristian Gnaticov

Initially believed to become China's Chevrolet Volt, the Buick Velite actually previews the brand's new design language and serves as a template for future eco-friendly cars.

Presented in a premiere at the 2016 Guangzhou Auto Show and created by Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center (PATAC), GM, and SAIC, the study is said to have "an innovative crossover body that combines a sporty design with practical space", combining flowing lines and sculpted curves with a wing-shaped grille and matrix LED headlights...

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"...Under the Velite’s skin lurks a high-performance, plug-in hybrid electric powertrain, along with GM’s new intelligent electric drive system, and a high-po lithium-ion battery. Buick says this technology will be used in its next PHEV model..."

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Re: Guangzhou: Buick Velite Concept

Curious to see if this will come to fruition and if it does how it will translate

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Re: Guangzhou: Buick Velite Concept

The design language is versatile: you can use it in a new Buick or an Infiniti or even a Lexus!

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