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MAS@Shanghai 0713 recap: The pepper is hot!

SHANGHAI – Provinces such as Hunan, Hubei, Jiangxi, Guizhou along with the city of Chongqing that are known for their spicy cuisine had stronger growth of passenger vehicle sales than the national average, according to Lin Huaibin, manager of China Light Vehicle Sales Forecast at IHS Markit Automotive, citing January-May

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Auto Shanghai 2015:

By Duncan Hewitt SHANGHAI -- Record crowds surged into Shanghai's auto show this week -- all under the watchful eye of Benedict Cumberbatch. Images of the "Sherlock" actor, advertising MG, the old British car brand now owned by Shanghai's state-run auto group SAIC, line the walls of the subway tunnels

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Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz to outline strategic plan for China

By Norihiko Shirouzu Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz will launch about 20 new or upgraded car models in China over the next two years, part of a broader turnaround effort aimed at reversing the brand’s recent struggles in the world’s biggest auto market. The plan, a key component of Mercedes’ broader “2020 initiative”,

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A determined government essential to vehicle electrificatio

SHANGHAI – Without a determined government, the electric vehicle industry would not exist. Battery driven cars cost more and perform worse than internal combustion cars. The marketplace has rejected EVs since the invention of the starter motor made it easy to use internal combustion engines at the beginning of the

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