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From Guangzhou with a vengeance: Volkswagen Group China announces huge SUV and electric offensive, launches ezia mobility brand

  GUANGZHOU – Moe than €10 billion investment in electric mobility by 2025, nearly 40 new locally produced new energy vehicle models over the next 7-8 years, at least 10 new SUV models from the Volkswagen brand alone by 2020, and a new mobility brand ezia under a newly created

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See you in 2018 and 2019: AIWAYS’ first cars and next investment on their way

SHANGRAO, Jiangxi – Fu Qiang believes as long as AIWAYS remains conscientious and serious about building products and a company, production approval will come naturally. The co-founder and president of China’s latest smart EV startup made the comments at a media briefing here on September 29 on the sidelines of

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32,000,000: Volkswagen JVs reach new production milestones

CHANGCHUN/SHANGHAI – Volkswagen’s joint ventures in China, SAIC-Volkswagen and FAW-Volkswagen, have produced a combined 32 million vehicles since they began operations. SAIC-Volkswagen celebrated the production of its 17 millionth vehicle, a white Škoda Octavia Combi, on August 18, becoming the first passenger vehicle manufacturer to achieve the feat. FAW-Volkswagen produced

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China factor in Paris

No Chinese automaker exhibited at this year’s Paris Motor Show (in fact none had ever done so at the biennial show). But many of the concepts and new models that made their global debuts at the show, which had a heavy European flavor and was home court advantage for the

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CCI fines car makers $420 million for anti-competitive practices

  By Aditi Shah NEW DELHI ( Reuters) - The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has fined more than a dozen global and local carmakers a total of 25.5 billion rupees ($420 million) after a probe found they had engaged in anti-competitive practices in the world's sixth largest auto market.

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