2019 has passed. This year, the overall sales of the global automotive market showed a declining trend. At the same time, the automotive industry is still in a period of transition to electrification. ”我们一起来看一下有哪些神车宣布停产？ Based on comprehensive considerations, auto companies have chosen to discontinue production of some models, including the former "Millions Beatles. " Let's take a look at which god cars have announced their suspension.
Beatles stop production time: July 20, 2019
To say that this year's most classic discontinued model is the Beatles. The first generation of the Beatles was born in 1938. At that time, it was always called "Volkswagen 1". From 1967, the car was officially called "Beetle". 甲壳虫是在1997年引入中国汽车市场销售的，主销车型搭载的是1.8T/2.0L发动机，售价区间为20-40万元，也是从这开始，甲壳虫成为了中国消费者熟知的交通工具，主要针对女性用户。 In 1955, the Beatles produced 1 million cars, the 5 millionth car went offline in 1962, and the 10 millionth car went offline in 1967; the Beetle was introduced to the Chinese auto market in 1997. The T / 2.0L engine has a price range of 200,000 to 400,000 yuan. From this point on, the Beatles have become a familiar means of transportation for Chinese consumers, mainly aimed at female users. The continued decline in global sales since 2011 caused it to stop on July 20, 2019, after the final production of the last Beatles in the Puebla plant in Mexico. In 81 years, the Beatles sold more than 21.5 million units. The new off-line vehicle will be on display at the Puebla Museum in Mexico.
Prado expected to be discontinued: June 2020
If you want to choose a hard-core off-road vehicle, Prado will be one of the options. But it has not escaped the strict requirements of "National Six." In April this year, affected by National Six emission regulations, FAW Toyota Prado 3.5L models will be discontinued in June 2020. Previously, FAW Toyota Prado 2.7L model was discontinued in October 2017, and a total of 75,765 vehicles were produced. Currently Prado is only available in 3.5L models, and officials have said that Prado 2.0T models will not be launched globally in the future. As to whether Prado will be imported after it is discontinued, it is unknown.
Expected discontinuation time of Audi TT / R8: 2020
The Audi TT is a sub-million entry sports car developed by Audi. It was officially launched in 1998. The stylish appearance, excellent performance, and affordable price are all reasons why consumers love it, and have only experienced three replacements in 21 years. Throughout its 20-year career, it is also a process of going from high to low. Ultimately, due to market pressure and electrification trends, Audi has to choose to end the life cycle of this car and will be replaced by pure electric sports cars in the future. In addition, the classic sports car R8, which is known as the "big one" with Audi TT, will also be officially discontinued in 2020.
Cadillac CT6, CT6 V-Sport estimated discontinuation time: January 2020
The Cadillac CT6 made its world debut in 2015, and is regarded as the flagship sedan of the Cadillac brand. It will be sold in North America at the end of the same year. The car has been produced at the Ham Chuan plant in Detroit, USA, and more than 800 workers were affected after the shutdown. In fact, the performance of Cadillac CT6 in the Chinese market is remarkable. After experiencing the previous "crisis", Cadillac's gains in 2019 are gratifying. According to the latest data, the cumulative sales of CT6 from January to October was 19,890 units, a year-on-year increase of 39.2%. The domestically produced CT6 officially entered the Chinese market on January 27, 2016, and was produced at the Shanghai Jinqiao Plant. In terms of sales, the car has become a new growth point for SAIC-GM-Cadillac and is expected to continue to serve for some time.