Business / Auto China

Passenger vehicle exports enjoy fast start

[2013-05-28 06:52]

Passenger vehicle exports, by both domestic and foreign companies, surged in the first four months of the year, according to the latest statistics.

Parts makers still investing amid slowdown in sales

[2013-05-27 05:35]

A slowdown in the world's largest vehicle market last year has not deterred foreign manufacturers of auto parts from putting more capital into China.

Taxi price hikes not the only solution

[2013-05-24 16:39]

New plans to increase taxi fares in Beijing are being considered as a way of raising driver's income and ease passenger complaints over difficulty in hailing cabs.

Taxi price hikes may ease drivers' burdens

[2013-05-24 15:31]

New plans to increase taxi fares in Beijing are being considered as a way of raising driver's income and ease passenger complaints over difficulty in hailing cabs.

Chery Automobile inks partnership deal with BWF

[2013-05-24 09:30]

China's car manufacturer Chery Automobile and World Badminton Federation (BWF) on Thursday signed a partnership agreement, which the two sides described as a "win-win cooperation".

China Grand Auto, top dealership

[2013-05-20 17:02]

China Grand Auto topped the ranking of the 100 biggest auto dealer groups in China last year with revenue of 72.6 billion yuan, according to a recent report.

China's Tri-Ring makes Polish acquisition

[2013-05-20 17:02]

Chinese manufacturer of special-purpose vehicles Tri-Ring Group may buy Polish bearings maker FLT Krasnik for some 300 million zlotys ($95 million).

Carmakers making a big bet on growth

[2013-05-20 07:40]

International carmakers are betting on an ever-increasing market as they continue to invest in additional capacity in China.

Consolidation as Dongfeng deals for Fujian Motor

[2013-05-20 07:40]

China's second-largest automaker Dongfeng Motor Corp agreed last week to become a shareholder in Fujian Motor Industry Group Co Ltd.

Online car sales, new business

[2013-05-20 07:40]

With competition white hot in the real marketplace, some carmakers are turning to online retail sales to create a buzz and boost brand awareness.

Volkswagen plans brand tie-up with FAW

[2013-05-16 19:12]

Volkswagen AG, Europe's largest carmaker, plans to produce cars for a planned budget brand in China with joint-venture partner FAW Car Co.

BYD unveils HK electric taxis fleet

[2013-05-16 19:12]

The Hong Kong Taxi & Public Light Bus Association said it is renting from BYD an initial fleet of 45 taxis for $1,030 each per month.

Dongfeng sets for stake in Fujian Motor

[2013-05-15 17:45]

Dongfeng Motor Corp is planning a share purchase of more than 40 percent in Fujian Motor Industry Group.

Maserati wreck over parts quality claim

[2013-05-15 08:03]

Owner of the smashed $423,000 Maserati Quattroporte said the trader cheated him by installing used parts.

Volkswagen to open new plant

[2013-05-15 05:30]

German automobile conglomerate Volkswagen AG will invest 12 billion yuan ($1.95 billion) to build its first plant in Central China.
。VW China sales grow by 20%

VW sales up on demands from China, N. America

[2013-05-14 23:13]

VW's delivery in China grew year-on-year by 20 percent to 783,900 vehicles. In the North America region, VW deliveries grew by 4.4 percent.

Automakers map out sales plans in Africa

[2013-05-14 13:47]

It would not be surprising to see the Cote d'Ivoire dealer interspersing his sales pitches with tidbits about China and Beijing truck maker.

Chery suffers loss in 'plans layoffs'

[2013-05-13 15:50]

Chery Automobile Co, headquartered in Anhui, lost 191 million yuan ($31 million) in the first quarter and is planning on slashing jobs to cut costs.

Luxury brands up service level

[2013-05-13 07:19]

manufacturers have increased investment in dealer training to improve customer satisfaction and loyalty.

Q1 profits, Hongqi revival drive FAW stock

[2013-05-13 07:19]

Starting on April 11, the stock price of the listed passenger car unit of FAW Group increased from just above 7 yuan to more than 14 yuan.