Press days begin today at Auto Shanghai 2017.  Here’s what we’re seeing so far.  Volvo announced they will build their first fully electric car in China. It will be based on Volvo’s Compact Modular Architecture for smaller cars and exported globally.  Look for it in 2019.

 Also in Shanghai the 2018 Lexus NX is taking the stage.  The front fascia is refreshed. The premium looks come with safety as well.  Lexus Safety System + will be standard.

 In Europe, BMW announced the new BMW M4 CS. It’s 460 horsepower 3.0-litre high-performance engine will put it between the M4 Coupe with Competition Package and the BMW M4 GTS.  A seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmission with Drivelogic will come with it.