Business / Auto China

Industry on verge of digital revolution

[2015-04-20 13:53]

With its emerging "Industry 4.0" and "Internet+" concepts, China's manufacturing industry is on the threshold of industrial revolution.

Charging facilities vital for NEV growth

[2015-04-20 13:52]

The year 2014 will be remembered as a landmark for new energy vehicle development in China.

Distribution center accelerates BMW service

[2015-04-20 13:51]

Phase I of BMW's new regional distribution center started operations on April 9 in Shanghai, aiming to reduce the delivery time for parts by 20 percent.

Performance and design inspire Bentley's vision of the future

[2015-04-20 13:49]

Bentley presented its EXP 10 Speed 6 and Continental GT3 Racer at the Auto Shanghai 2015 from April 20 to 29.

The 'catfish' in the market

[2015-04-20 13:47]

Low-cost, low-speed EVs have stimulated the growing popularity of new-energy vehicles in China John Zeng Apocryphal or not.

Slower, but still top gear

[2015-04-20 13:44]

China remains a magnet for global carmakers, despite a slowdown in the world's top vehicle market as a result of the country's "new normal" of economic growth.

Tesla: patience needed in China

[2015-04-17 17:17]

US electric carmaker Tesla Motors said a lack of patience has been a major culprit for its lackluster performance in the world's largest auto market.

Distribution center accelerates BMW service

[2015-04-17 13:49]

Phase I of BMW's new regional distribution center started operations on April 9 in Shanghai, aiming to reduce the delivery time for parts by 20 percent.

Efforts continue to get more new energy cars on road

[2015-04-13 11:33]

Local governments are taking action to respond to the central government's appeal to popularize new energy vehicles across the nation.

News from Mercedes-Benz

[2015-04-13 11:31]

Mercedes-Benz's GLA compact SUV rolled off the assembly line last week at the new factory of Beijing Benz Automotive Co, a joint venture between Daimler AG and Beijing Motor Corp Co.

Celebrating BMW 3 Series' 40th anniversary

[2015-04-13 11:31]

German premium automaker BMW's local joint venture BMW Brilliance started selling 40 limited edition 3 Series models all over Chinese mainland on March 28.

Bosch gears up for Internet connectivity

[2015-04-13 09:59]

German technology giant Bosch is gearing up for connected driving as Internet connection becomes almost indispensable in the auto industry.

Self-driving vehicles expected on roads in next few years

[2015-04-13 09:28]

Don't panic if you see a driver in a moving car with no hands on the wheel because chances are the vehicle is self-driving.

Chinese drivers favor pre-owned vehicles

[2015-04-09 15:28]

Used cars are gaining popularity in China, with 6.05 million used vehicles were sold in China in 2014, up 16.3 percent from that in 2013.

Two millionth sale highlights BMW's sustainable growth

[2015-04-09 08:49]

German premium marque BMW had sold 2 million vehicles in China by the end of the first quarter, marking another milestone of its development in the country.

Volkswagen builds special teams for recall service

[2015-04-07 17:25]

Volkswagen companies in China established a Special Channel program on April 2 for the recall involving Sagitar and Beetle customers

Chinese carpooling app Dida in partnership talks with Uber

[2015-03-31 08:09]

An early investor in Dida Pinche has held talks with US ride-hailing app Uber Technologies Inc to help grow Dida in a market 99 percent controlled by Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache.

Carmakers join with Internet industry to design smart cars

[2015-03-30 07:36]

This year, Chinese carmakers SAIC Motor Corp Ltd, BAIC Motor Corp and Chery Automobile Co have united with Internet companies to develop smart cars.

Micro electric cars 'optimal' choice for city life

[2015-03-30 07:36]

Xindayang, an obscure company in China's burgeoning new energy vehicle industry, is looking to carve out a niche with its ZD-brand pure electric micro cars.

Battlefield where the tanks are cars

[2015-03-30 07:35]

As part of its drive to gain a foothold in overseas markets, Changan is preparing for big things such as introducing its green-energy car model.