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Franz Gollmann becomes Brilliance Auto Group’s CQO

Franz Gollmann, former product quality director of BMW Group, has joined Brilliance Auto Group (Brilliance) recently and serves as Chief Quality Offer of the company, according to a report from auto.sohu.com. Gollmann will be in charge of Brilliance’s products and quality business, including R&D, manufacturing, management, sales, aftersales service, etc.

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GAC Trumpchi becomes Guangzhou’s specified official vehicle

UANGZHOU – Nine models, including GAC’s Trumpchi sedan and MPV, produced by local automakers in Guangzhou, were specified as the official vehicle procurement targets for local government agencies and institutions, with a ceiling price of ¥260,000 ($40,820), according to an announcement by Guangzhou Bureau of Finance recently. Other seven models

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China approves CFMA to split into two JVs

CHONGQING – Ford Motor Co., Mazda Motor Corp. and Chang’an Automobile Corp. jointly announced on August 27 that they have received approval from the National Development and Reform Commission to split their three-way joint venture, Chang’an-Ford-Mazda Automobile Co., Ltd. (CFMA), into two separate JVs, Chang’an-Ford and Chang’an-Mazda. CFMA has two

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CFMA’s third plant in Chongqing breaks groud

CHONGQING – Chang’an-Ford-Mazda Automobile (CFMA) broke ground for its third passenger vehicle assembly plant here on August 27, according to a company news release. CFMA also signed a letter of intent with the Chongqing municipal government on the same day to explore expanding its research and engineering capability in Chongqing.

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