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Chevrolet May Be Working Up to a Production Version of Its FNR-X Concept

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Chevrolet FNR-X

You all remember the Chevrolet FNR-X concept crossover that debuted earlier this year at Auto Shanghai 2017? The stylish, angular, futuristic-looking utility vehicle that was an in-name-and-spirit successor to the even more stylish, angular, and futuristic-looking Chevy FNR concept from two Auto Shanghais prior?

Well, we don’t want to go getting your hopes up or anything, but there is maybe, possibly, potentially a chance that it’s being targeted for production. There’s also maybe, possibly, potentially a chance that there’s already a mule testing right now.

CarNewsChina spotted a camouflaged Chevy prototype testing in the wild, and it was quick to confirm that what they beheld was indeed the production version of the Chevrolet FNR-X concept.


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Writes CarNewsChina:

“It is the production version of the Chevrolet FNR-X concept car.”

Well, that settles that, then.

The vehicle depicted in CNC’s spy shots looks markedly different from the FNR-X concept, but given the degree to which the concept’s design deviates from Chevrolet’s global design language, that much could be expected. The tell-tale indicator seems to be similarities in the body lines along the sides and the angling of the rear windshield, though it is nonetheless quite different from the original concept.

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Likely, the final product will be a further distillation of that original FNR design, whatever that may be. It’s also not unreasonable to assume it won’t be called the FNR or FNR-X—FNR standing for Find New Roads, which is Chevrolet’s global brand slogan.

CarNewsChina says that the production version of the FNR-X is scheduled to launch by mid-2018 and will slot between the Captiva and Equinox.


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News Source: CarNewsChina

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