Ssangyong considers U.S., China as Brexit hits U.K. salesTue, 23, Aug 2016
South Korean automaker Ssangyong Motor Co. will look to markets such as the U.S. and China to make up for an expected decline in shipments to the U.K. following the Brexit referendum.
EV startups are the hot investment in China -- no actual EV neededMon, 22, Aug 2016
How much money is chasing electric vehicle startups in China? Just ask Freeman Shen, Volvo Car Corp.'s former China president.
BAIC to tap old Mercedes platform to develop vehicles, China website saysFri, 19, Aug 2016
China's BAIC Motor won approval from partner Daimler to develop vehicles using an old Mercedes E-class platform, according to a media report, which said the first vehicle based on the technology, a midsize sedan, will hit the domestic market in 2018.
Uber's hard lesson: China is differentMon, 22, Aug 2016
Uber's problematic business model has forced it out of China, not its 9.6 billion yuan ($1.5 billion) cash burn.
Former Volvo exec seeks to raise $1 billion at China EV startupWed, 17, Aug 2016
Freeman Shen, a former top Volvo executive, aims to raise $1 billion in an initial fundraising round for the latest China electric-vehicle startup to enter the green car industry.
VW Group outsells GM to regain top spot in Chinese marketTue, 16, Aug 2016
VW Group outsold GM in July as well as in the first seven months of the year to reclaim its position as China's largest automaker.
Tesla removes 'self-driving' from China website after Beijing crashMon, 15, Aug 2016
Tesla removed a Chinese term for "self-driving" from its China website after a driver in Beijing who crashed in Autopilot mode complained that the company overplayed the function's capability and misled buyers.
The JV that changed the auto worldMon, 15, Aug 2016
Twenty years ago this summer, the most significant joint venture in the history of the auto industry was just getting started when GM partnered with with Shanghai Automotive Industry Corp.
Volkswagen Group appoints China chief for VW brandFri, 12, Aug 2016
Volkswagen Group appointed veteran China manager Stephan Wollenstein to the newly created position of CEO for the Volkswagen brand in the Chinese market.
China proposing California-like mandates for EVsFri, 12, Aug 2016
China will consider mandates that carmakers produce more electric vehicles or purchase carbon credits from their peers, potentially emulating California's system and transitioning from a subsidy-driven approach to catalyzing cleaner cars.
Tesla reports Autopilot crash in ChinaWed, 10, Aug 2016
Tesla said on Wednesday that one of its cars had crashed in Beijing while in Autopilot mode, with the driver contending sales staff sold the function as "self-driving," overplaying its actual capabilities.
BorgWarner CEO expects growth despite VW crisis, China slowdownTue, 09, Aug 2016
BorgWarner predicts low- to mid-single-digit growth for the powertrain specialist in 2016, despite having to overcome challenges such as the fallout from Volkswagen's emissions-cheating scandal and China's slowdown, the supplier's CEO, James Verrier, explained to Automotive News Europe.