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  • Chery Automobile to recall 190,352 SUVs in China

    Chinese automaker Chery Automobile Co. will recall 190,352 vehicles from the domestic market over safety concerns, according to the country's top quality watchdog.


  • Changchun vehicle import port: a bridge connecting China's "motor city" and B&R countries

    The vehicle import port of Changchun Xinglong Railway Container Terminal has embraced its first anniversary in May. After one year's operation, it has gradually become a bridge connecting China's "motor city" Changchun and the countries along the Belt and Road route.


  • BMW to invest 620 mln USD in northeast China

    BMW Group plans to invest 4.4 billion yuan (about 620 million U.S. dollars) this year in the construction of its new factory in Shenyang, capital city of northeast China's Liaoning Province, local government said Thursday.


  • Sales of China's iconic sedan brand Hongqi surge in Jan.-April

    China's leading automaker FAW Group said Friday that it saw a 111-percent year-on-year growth in auto sales under its Hongqi brand in the first four months of this year.


  • China's automobile sector remains stable despite sales drop: official

    China's automobile sector will remain stable and positive in the long term despite the decline in auto sales during the past two years, an official with China's top economic planner said Thursday.


  • China's passenger vehicle sales contracts in February amid epidemic

    China's passenger vehicle sales dropped sharply in February, severely hit by the novel coronavirus outbreak, industry data showed.


  • Study: E-mobility threatens hundreds of thousands of German jobs

    Hundreds of thousands of jobs in the German automotive sector are under threat due to the transition to electromobility, according to a government-commissioned report released on Monday.


  • Altmaier calls for courageous use of innovation in automotive sector

    Germany's Federal Minister of Economics, Peter Altmaier has called on politicians and the automotive industry to make bold use of the emerging wave of innovation in mobility.


  • Daimler ends production of X-class just three years after launch

    German automaker Daimler is to end production of its X-class Mercedes Benz pick-up truck in May, a company spokeswoman said on Tuesday.


  • BMW boss says carmaker wants 20-percent reduction in CO2 emissions

    German carmaker BMW wants to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions by 20 percent in the coming year in order to meet new EU environmental regulations, board chairman Oliver Zipse said on Wednesday.


  • No more "solo efforts": Volkswagen, Microsoft expand partnership

    Volkswagen and Microsoft are expanding their strategic partnership, the two companies said on Monday.


  • Scheuer calls on car industry to speed up change

    Germany's Transport Minister, Andreas Scheuer, has called on the country's car industry to move more quickly in switching to less climate-damaging engines.


  • FAW Group sees growing revenue in 2019

    China's leading automaker FAW Group saw its total revenue reach 620 billion yuan (about 89.2 billion U.S. dollars) in 2019, up 4.4 percent, the automaker said Tuesday.


  • China's BAIC Motor reports growing revenue in 2019

    Chinese automaker BAIC Motor Corp. saw its overall revenue increase by 4.26 percent year on year in 2019 to reach 501.2 billion yuan (about 72.3 billion U.S. dollars), the company said Tuesday.


  • China has over 200 million private cars

    China had 260 million motor vehicles by the end of 2019, up 8.83 percent year on year, including 207 million private cars, the Ministry of Public Security said Tuesday.


  • Geely cars hit big at Guangzhou Int'l Auto Exhibition

    Chinese automaker Geely brought its state-of-the art models to the 17th China Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition held from Nov. 22 to Dec. 1 in south China's Guangzhou city, attracting extensive public attention.


  • Volkswagen Group China to invest over 4 bln euros in 2020

    Volkswagen Group China and its partners plan to invest over 4 billion euros (4.4 billion U.S. dollars) in China in 2020, with 40 percent of the investment in the electric vehicle field, including manufacturing, infrastructure construction and R&D, the company said.


  • Changan Ford recalls over 547,000 vehicles

    Changan Ford Automobile Co. Ltd., a joint venture between China's Changan Automobile and American automaker Ford, on Friday started to recall 547,876 vehicles due to safety risk of airbags.


  • FAW-Volkswagen invests nearly RMB1 bln to build new tech dev. center

    Sino-German joint venture FAW-Volkswagen on Monday held a cornerstone-laying ceremony for its new technology development center.


  • China auto sales down 6.9 pct in August

    China continued to report sluggish sales of automobiles in August, while the decline in car output narrowed, industry data showed Wednesday.


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