Uber's hard lesson: China is differentAug. 22, 2016
Time for Chinese regulators to punish the copycatsJune 20, 2016
Over the years, most major Chinese carmakers have outgrown their copycat phase. They've built their own car design teams and tapped foreign design talents to lead them. Yet, China's regulators still protect domestic companies that continue to copy foreign models.
Going big for China's extended familiesApril 25, 2016
Chinese carmakers push back at EV betMarch 21, 2016
How GM zoomed past VW in ChinaJan. 25, 2016
Finally, China charges its EV driveNov. 30, 2015
China's tax break will sting laterOct. 26, 2015
On Oct. 1, the central government slashed the purchase tax on small cars to 5 percent from 10 percent. The tax cut is intended to boost sales through 2016, after which it expires. But the incentive, which applies to vehicles with engine displacements of 1.6 liters or less, will do more harm than good to China's domestic automakers.