2018 Lynk & Co. 03 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Lynk & Co. 03 spy shots

Chinese automaker Geely in 2016 launched the new brand Lynk & Co. with a compact SUV called the 01. A prototype for Lynk & Co.’s second model, a compact sedan, has now been spotted. The car is called the 03 and was previewed during April's 2017 Shanghai auto show by a concept of the... read more

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Geely buying spree continues with $3.26B stake in Volvo truck manufacturer

After adding Lotus, Terrafugia and a sizeable stake in Proton to its portfolio last year, holding company Zhejiang Geely is ringing in the new year with an 8.2 percent stake... read more January 2, 2018 by

2017 Lotus Evora Sport 410 (European spec)

Lotus wants to take on Ferrari with new models

Lotus is best known for its track-focused vehicles as of recent, but one day, the brand's new Chinese owner wants it to rival Ferrari and Porsche. So said the chief of Geely... read more December 3, 2017 by

Terrafugia TF-X

Terrafugia sold to Geely, promises flying car by 2019

Zhejiang Geely, the Chinese holding company that controls the Volvo, Lynk & Co., Geely and Lotus brands, announced on Monday plans to fully acquire American flying car... read more November 14, 2017 by

2018 Lotus Evora GT430

China’s Geely completes acquisition of Lotus

Zhejiang Geely Holding Group in May agreed to purchase 51 percent of Lotus, giving the Chinese automaker a sports car brand to sit alongside its other brands which include... read more September 29, 2017 by

2016 Lotus Elise Race 250

Lotus shocks, heads toward profitability as fiscal year closes

Lotus has pulled a money-laden rabbit from its top hat. With the results of its 2016/2017 fiscal year, Lotus Group International Limited's operations are heading toward... read more August 11, 2017 by

The Terrafugia Transition roadable aircraft

Terrafugia flying car startup bought by Volvo parent Geely?

Is Terrafugia the latest acquisition of Chinese automaker Zhejiang Geely? According to the South China Morning Post, Geely, fresh from its acquisition of Lotus, has agreed to... read more July 6, 2017 by

2017 Lotus Exige Sport 380

Lotus cars could be built in China, says new owner Geely

China’s Zhejiang Geely, the holding company that owns the Volvo, Lynk & Co and Geely car brands, entered a deal in May to acquire a 51 percent in stake Lotus from... read more June 29, 2017 by

2017 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar

Future Volvos may benefit from Lotus suspension tuning

Lotus has a long history in engineering and building precise, sharp-handling cars. Now, as Lotus and parent company Proton, are in the process of being acquired by Chinese... read more May 26, 2017 by

2016 Lotus Exige Sport 350

Geely agrees to purchase major stake in Lotus, Proton

China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, the company that owns the Volvo, Lynk & Co and Geely car brands, on Wednesday agreed to purchase 49.9 percent of Lotus parent... read more May 23, 2017 by

Proton logo

Report: Geely, PSA Group compete for Lotus parent Proton

Malaysian conglomerate DRB-Hicom is looking to offload its majority stake in fellow Malaysian firm Proton and two of the potential bidders are reported to be China’s... read more February 21, 2017 by

Lynk & Co 01

Geely’s new brand Lynk & Co debuts with 01 SUV

Chinese automaker Geely is looking to expand outside of its home market with a new mainstream brand called Lynk & Co. Lynk & Co’s vehicles will be built in... read more October 19, 2016 by

Lynk & Co logo

Geely to launch new global brand Lynk & Co

Chinese automaker Geely is preparing to launch a new car brand aimed at global markets. The new brand is called Lynk & Co and is set to have its official coming out party... read more October 5, 2016 by

Bloodhound SSC

China’s Geely is new partner for Bloodhound land speed record team

The United Kingdom’s Bloodhound has secured vital funding from Chinese automaker Geely in order to complete its attempt on the world land speed record, scheduled to for... read more September 26, 2016 by

2018 Geely SUV spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Geely compact SUV spy shots

Chinese automaker Geely is out testing a prototype for a new compact SUV. Normally such news wouldn’t register on Motor Authority but there’s extra significance... read more July 26, 2016 by

Geely logo and Volvo logo

Report: Geely to go global with new Volvo-based brand

Chinese automaker Geely may be about to introduce a new mainstream brand selling cars developed with Volvo. Since acquiring the Swedish automaker from Ford Motor Company... read more April 26, 2016 by


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