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Volkswagen has taken the occasion of the Beijing Motor Show as opportunity to debut its latest sedan. Called the Lavida, it's the second-generation of a model produced in China specifically for the Chinese market.

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The Lavida, Volkswagen's first vehicle designed and developed by and specifically for the Chinese market, will soon be going electric. Comrades, behold the E-Lavida. Unfortunately, but not surprisingly, details about the actual vehicle are pretty thin at the moment. The car will be developed semi-independent of German overseer's, but the Lavida will fit into VW's overall EV strategy, dubbed "e-Mobility." According to Winfried Vahland, CEO of Volkswagen Group China:

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Click above for high-res gallery of the VW Lavida for China

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The Volkwagen Lavida (or La Vida, perhaps) is VW's China-only sedan that will go into production this summer. The car will be built in China by Shanghai Volkswagen, and could get the Chinese produced 1.4-liter TSI engine as well, but is more likely to come with a 1.8- or 2.0-liter engine.

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