This antitrust probe might not be as painful as it sounds

Market roundup: August 8

AutoChina being probed by SEC

AutoChina International (AUTC.NASDAQ), a company that sells and leases commercial vehicles, said i

Auto makers churning out more EVs than Chinese consumers can buy

Electric vehicles aren't yet living up to the hype, auto makers in China are finding, as they churn

Volkswagon to invest $12bn in China EV cars

Volkswagen AG and its Chinese partners will jointly invest nearly $12 billion by 2025 in developing

Ford launches electric car joint venture with China's Zotye

Ford Motor and China's Anhui Zotye Automobile have agreed to invest a combined $756 million to set

China delays auto industry carbon trading scheme

China has delayed a mandatory carbon trading scheme for its auto industry aimed at boosting the pro

GM China to recall 2.5mn vehicles over Takata airbags

General Motors and its joint venture in China, Shanghai GM, will recall more than 2.5 million vehic

China eyes ban on gas-powered cars

Comments by a senior government official published on Sunday signaled that China might soon join th

Cadillac finds success in China

Cadillac sales are growing at the fastest clip since the Reagan administration, in large part becau

Hyundai halts China production after supplier dispute

Hyundai Motor has stopped production at its China factories as the fallout from a political spat be

Hanergy, Audi in solar-roof car partnership

Chinese solar-power equipment manufacturer Hanergy and the Audi unit of German automaker Volkswagen

Ford considers China JV for fully electric cars

Ford is in talks to launch fully electric cars for the Chinese market as the US carmaker plays catc

Future Mobility raises $200mn in private investment

Chinese-backed electric-car venture Future Mobility, which has ambitions to mass-produce a self-dri

China's EV auto makers consider alliance

A handful of China's many electric vehicle (EV) start-ups are considering setting up an alliance to

Daimler invests in China self-driving startup

Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler is investing in a Chinese self-driving startup, in another instance of

Audi ad draws sharp Chinese criticism

German luxury carmaker Audi AG has come under fire from consumers in China for an advert that compa

China pulling plug on EV gold rush

Buoyed by generous subsidies and meteoric sales, more than 200 companies have announced their inten

Ford to move Focus production to China

Ford Motor said on Tuesday it will move some production of its Focus small car to China and import

Guangzhou Auto moves to enter US market

Guangzhou Automobile Group said it may try to collaborate with the existing dealer network of a car

China to clamp down on petrol car manufacturing

China's top state planner said it would tighten regulations for building new factories for traditio

Chang'an chief predicts China auto industry shakeout

China's auto industry is ripe for consolidation and will eventually boast just five large domestic

Auto finance changes gear


GM to pull out of India, refocus on China

According to Caixin, t

China auto parts firm bets $1.2bn on German e-cars

China's Beijing WKW Automotive Parts is betting on the future of electric mobility in Germany with

Foreign automakers attracted by China EV push

China's crackdown on vehicle pollution will turn the world's largest auto market into a hub for cut

Chinese automakers beef up competitiveness

Global automakers face fresh threats to their profits in China from domestic automakers SAIC and Ge

Ford Q1 China sales slump as tax cut canceled

Ford Motor said on Thursday that its China vehicle sales fell by 21% in the first quarter compared

China auto sales growth slowed in March

Growth in China's car sales slowed sharply in March, illustrating the effects of a higher sales tax

Tencent backs Tesla with 5% stake

Tesla gained a potential ally in China after the country's most valuable company, Tencent, revealed

China may lower EV quotas

China is considering easing proposed quotas aimed at producing more electric vehicles, as Beijing g


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