Mercedes-Benz E-Class L

Mercedes-Benz Exporting E-Class Models - From China

The Chinese market is an important one for Mercedes-Benz, so no one thought twice when the German automaker entered into a manufacturing agreement with China’s BAIC. The joint venture, known as Beijing Benz, recently announced that it will begin building E-Class models for export. Demand for... read more

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Audi A6? In China, It's Privilege, Status And A Hint Of Corruption

A local Chinese restaurant's name has always been puzzling: A8 China. It doesn't roll right off the tongue or follow the convention of having "garden," "kitchen" or "panda"... read more November 15, 2011 by

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INDYCAR Finally Inks 2012 China Race

After years of discussion, the IZOD IndyCar Series will finally race in China, with a 2012 event on a 3.87-mile temporary street circuit in Qingdao, the Yellow Sea coastal... read more November 10, 2011 by

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Infiniti Establishing New Global Headquarters In Hong Kong

Infiniti, a Japanese luxury auto brand originally launched in 1989 to serve the North American market, has announced today that it is moving its global headquarters to Hong... read more November 2, 2011 by

2008 Saab 9-3 Sedan

Saab To Be Sold To China’s Pang Da And Youngman: Official

Swedish Automobile has confirmed today that it has made an 11th-hour deal with Chinese firms Pang Da and Youngman for the sale and purchase of 100 percent of the shares in... read more October 28, 2011 by

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Mercedes-Benz Chooses Clooney Charm To Sell Chinese E-Class L

Ah, celebrity endorsement, where would we be without you? We certainly wouldn't have half as much amusement in our lives from watching singers and film stars do the most... read more October 19, 2011 by

2008 Saab 9-3 Sedan

Saab Receives Cash But Chinese Deals May Still Be Blocked

Update: Earlier this week news broke that Saab's Chinese partners would be blocked from their bid to give the Swedish automaker a much-need cash infusion. Today, Saab has... read more October 13, 2011 by

Lincoln MKT Town Car

Lincoln Looking To China, Losing Waterfall Grille

Putting a luxury face on an automaker in a region where it's known more for affordable commuters than superb sedans is a tough endeavor. Lexus and Cadillac, and more recently... read more September 27, 2011 by

2011 Saab 9-5

Saab Cheats Death, Gets Bankruptcy Protection

When the District Court in Saab’s home region of Vanersborg denied the struggling auto maker bankruptcy protection from its creditors, most of us assumed it was the... read more September 21, 2011 by

2011 Saab PhoeniX Concept

Saab Licenses Rights To Phoenix (Next-Gen 9-3) Platform For $95 Million

Saab is in trouble. That's been clear for a long while now. Just how much trouble has come into focus in the last few weeks. Now, Saab has decided to license its core... read more September 12, 2011 by

2012 Bentley Continental Flying Spur

Bentley Teams With Linley For Special Edition Continental Flying Spur

Not to be outdone by Rolls-Royce’s year of the dragon special edition Phantom, Bentley has announced its own special Continental Flying Spur model for the Chinese... read more September 2, 2011 by

Rolls-Royce Year of the Dragon Phantom

Rolls-Royce Celebrates Year Of The Dragon With Special Phantom

Next year is the Chinese year of the Dragon, a very important year on the Chinese Zodiac, and with China being so important for Rolls-Royce these days, the British automaker... read more August 17, 2011 by

Shelby SuperCars Tuatara

SSC Tuatara Makes Official Public Debut In Shanghai

America’s own Shelby SuperCars (SSC), the maker of the Ultimate Aero TT, has gone to Shanghai, China for the first official public debut of its next supercar project... read more August 12, 2011 by

Cadillac XTS Platinum Concept

GM Slashing Vehicle Platforms, Starting Cadillac Production In China

General Motors is finally starting to catch on to a trend that more successful automakers such as Volkswagen, Toyota and Ford have been practicing for several years now, to... read more August 10, 2011 by

Hongqi HQ3 sedan

China's Autonomous Car: Are Robot Chauffeurs Finally Here?

Over the past couple of years, autonomous cars have shifted gears: once considered a novelty act akin to life-size remote-controlled vehicles, there's recently been serious... read more August 9, 2011 by

2011 BMW X3

BMW Posts $2.57 Billion Net Profit In Second Quarter Of 2011

BMW has surpassed all industry estimates by posting a second quarter net profit of $2.57 billion, more than doubling results for the same period just one year ago. The result... read more August 2, 2011 by


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