The media preview of CDMS 2015, the 18th Chengdu motor show, took place on 3 September. The following vehicles and concepts were world premieres.

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Beijing Auto Huansu S3: compact minivan to compete with the Baojun 730

Beijing Auto Senova X25: small crossover, based on existing Senova D20

Brilliance-Jinbei Zhishang S35: crossover and eventual successor for the S30

Cadillac CT6: debut of the Shanghai GM-built model

Citroën C4: replaces C-Quatre, sized between C-Elysée and C4 L sedans

DS 5 facelift: debut for CAPSA-built car, Europe's premiered at Geneva '15

Land Rover Discovery Sport: 2.0 EcoBoost, tailgate badge says 'Chery Land Rover'

MG 3SW: confusingly, a second crossover version of the 3, joining the Xross

Nissan Lannia: strikingly styled 4.7m long sedan, production version of concept

Roewe 360: 4.58m long sedan, replaces 350, 1.5 & 1.4T GM petrol engines

Suzuki Weitela: Changan Suzuki's locally made Vitara

Venucia T70X: T70 with raised suspension and plastic wheelarch extensions

Wuling Hong Guang S1 facelift: slight update for SGMW's big selling minivan

Yema E70: plug-in version of the T70, production expected from 2016

Yema M302 facelift: first styling refresh for this two-year old minivan

Zotye S21: looks similar to the Audi Q3 but much bigger, has giant touchscreen