Acura And Honda Will Unveil All-New SUVs At Beijing Motor Show

Apr 08, 2016 05:10 AM EDT | Vlad Tverdohleb

Acura and its parent company, Honda, will unveil new SUVs at the 14th Beijing International Automotive Exhibition (Auto China 2016). The Beijing Auto Show is scheduled for  April 25-May 4, 2016.

According to Motor Authority, almost three years ago Acura presented its SUV-X concept car that previewed a new compact crossover. The car maker is just weeks away now from presenting the production version.

The Japanese brand has confirmed to unveil the production version of the SUV-X at this month's 2016 Beijing Auto Show. The same publication reports that the new car model will be called a CDX.

The new Acura vehicle will be the first manufactured by the Japanese brand in China. It is expected that the CDX could be even exported to the United States and Acura's other markets. The CDX might be related to Honda's HR-V and target the Lincoln MKC, BMW X1, Audi Q3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA.

According to Autocar Professional, the parent company of Acura, Honda, will have a joint booth with Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co and Guangqi Honda Automobile Co at the 2016 Beijing Auto Show. Honda will unveil an SUV based on the Concept D presented at Auto Shanghai 2015.

The Concept D provided a preview into the upcoming design for the China-only all new premium crossover, according to Motoroids. The premium Honda utility vehicle offering is will be called the UR-V.

The upcoming mass-production Honda SUV model is made-for-China and it will be a top-end model offering a spacious cabin and high-quality driving. The Concept D-based SUV model equipped with advanced safety technologies is positioned as a new flagship model of Honda in China and it will go on sale from both Dongfeng Honda and Guangqi Honda.

The UR-V will be positioned above the CR-V in the Chinese market. The upcoming Honda SUV will include premium features and will be considerably bigger. Honda is planning to sell the UR-V crossover only in China.

What do you think about the new SUVs to be unveiled by Honda and Acura at the 2016 Beijing Auto Show? Please share with us your opinions in our comments section.

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