Toyota, sensing an opening, debates building Lexus cars in China, report saysOct. 5, 2018
Toyota, long opposed to producing Lexus cars in China because of concerns over quality, is now considering it to ignite growth and narrow sales gaps with its German rivals, Reuters reported.
China trade war: Assessing casualtiesOct. 8, 2018
While some higher-tier suppliers will have little difficulty enduring the trade war, increased costs resulting from the tariffs will place a significant and harmful burden on small and medium-size lower-tier suppliers.
China's GAC likely to debut in Europe with an EVOct. 3, 2018
GAC's percentage of foreign sales is around 10 percent, and the long-term target is to have a 50-50 split between sales in China and abroad.
China's GAC may delay U.S. plans in wake of trade spatOct. 2, 2018
Chinese automaker Guangzhou Automotive Group may delay plans to sell vehicles in the U.S. because of the escalating trade spat between the world's two biggest automaking nations.
Buffett's bet on Chinese car industry rakes in $1.3 billion in a decadeSept. 26, 2018
How has the king of buy-and-hold investment fared in China? Not bad, based on a bet Warren Buffett made a decade ago.
Ford EV partner Zotye lures MG's design chiefSept. 26, 2018
Ford's electric-vehicle JV partner, Zotye, has hired Anthony Williams-Kenny, the MG brand's global design director from China's SAIC.
Chery to open design center in GermanySept. 25, 2018
Chinese automaker Chery will open a development and design center in Germany as it prepares to launch models in Europe to be sold under the Exeed brand.
Will China take world lead with electric cars?Sept. 24, 2018
California Governor Jerry Brown predicts China will take the world lead in electric car manufacturing, if U.S. President Donald Trump wins re-election.
Tesla reaches lithium deal with Chinese supplierSept. 21, 2018
China's top producer of lithium, a metal used in electric-vehicle batteries, said it reached a deal with Tesla to supply the vehicle maker, highlighting the push for supply pacts.
China slaps tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods as trade war escalatesSept. 18, 2018
China announced retaliatory tariffs against $60 billion of U.S. goods, sharply escalating their trade conflict as the Trump administration considers imposing duties on almost all Chinese imports.
Volvo seeks U.S. tariff exemption for Chinese-made XC60 crossoverSept. 14, 2018
Volvo asked the U.S. to exempt the company's Chinese-made XC60 mid-size crossover from new 25 percent tariffs, the latest automaker to seek relief from new levies on imports from China.
Look who's now waving a Red FlagSept. 17, 2018
Former Rolls-Royce design chief Giles Taylor has been tapped to lead the design team for China's Hongqi, also called Red Flag.