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Jaguar to build sales company in China for expansion

Jaguar to build sales company in China for expansion

Jaguar is looking to change the distribution mode in China by setting up Jaguar’s local sales company as a step of the British carmaker’s expanding the total investment in the Chinese market, Li Ruixuan, the general manager told Beijing Times at Guangzhou Auto Show this week. In last week’s board […]

Alert! GM may close SAAB forever!

Alert! GM may close SAAB forever!

Last week GM Board announced that will not sell SAAB to Koenigsegg. One of the reasons not selling its Nord European brand was, maybe, because Koenigsegg didn’t offered the amount expected. Now, according to Bloomberg, General Motors Co. doesn’t expect to find new bidders for Saab and may shut the […]

SAIC to produce self-developed MG 6 sedan in UK

SAIC to produce self-developed MG 6 sedan in UK

SAIC Motor Corp plans to start making its self-developed MG 6 sedan, based on acquired technology, in its UK plant at the end of next year, company president Chen Hong said earlier this week at the Guangzhou auto show, where the MG 6 is displayed, Reuters reported. SAIC Motor Corp, […]

Safety: Latest twelve vehicles tested by EuroNCap

Safety: Latest twelve vehicles tested by EuroNCap

Today, EuroNCap tested a series of twelve, 2010 vehicles.  Ten of these vehicles achieved Euro NCAP’s maximum award of five stars in the overall rating. However, two of the twelve results released make an important point. Results released today by Euro NCAP reveal that some brands can still surprise and […]

2010 Lexus LS 600h L will cost $108,800

2010 Lexus LS 600h L will cost $108,800

Lexus announced an MSRP of $108,800 for its premium hybrid long wheelbase limousine – the 2010 Lexus LS600h L. The 2010 LS comes with a restailed front grille, 19 inch wheels as standard, blue-tinted taillights, license plate surround and exhaust diffusers. Also new are advanced front active headrests, side mirrors […]

Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR lap record at Laguna Seca [video]

Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR lap record at Laguna Seca [video]

A black and red 2010 Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR (American Club Racer) led by Chris Winkler, an SRT vehicle dynamics engineer, recorder a new lap record 1:33.915 at Laguna Seca. “It was definitely exciting but a somewhat uneventful lap overall from behind the steering wheel,” said Winkler, who is still […]

Great Wall to start production in Bulgaria by end-2010

Great Wall to start production in Bulgaria by end-2010

Chinese car manufacturer Great Wall is to commence production of off-road vehicles in the northern Bulgarian town of Lovech by the end of 2010, the Chinese Xinhua reported, cited by Investor.bg Great Wall Motor signed an agreement with Litex Motors worth 80 million euro on November 15, 2009 and the […]

Report: China to Buy GM, Reloaded

Report: China to Buy GM, Reloaded

It’s been year since we blogged Chinese press reports that China’s SAIC might buy GM. It turned out to be one of many Chinese rumors that followed. We became the target of hate mongering—some idiots even accused us of driving down GM’s and Chrysler’s stock price. Duh, buyout rumors usually […]

VW Golf 6 Cabrio from 2012 ?

VW Golf 6 Cabrio from 2012 ?

After we announced the rumors about an Auto Express magazine announced that VW could reveal in 2012 a new Golf 6 Cabriolet based on the Golf 6. Most probably the new Golf Cabrio will compete against Ford Focus CC and Peuget 308 CC. The engine lineup should mirror that of […]

China car sales to grow by 1 mln units each year

China car sales to grow by 1 mln units each year

Car sales in China are expected to grow by 1 million units in each of the coming 10 years, spurred by economic growth and low car-ownership, Dow Jones reported today, citing an auto industry official of the world’s most populous nation (of more than 1.3 billion people). Over 60% of […]

VW Tiguan facelift at Guangzhou Auto Show

VW Tiguan facelift at Guangzhou Auto Show

At the Guangzhou Auto Show, VW took the opportunity to unveil the Tiguan facelift. At the same, the European version should be revealed soon and we in Malaysia should be getting that particular version. For the moment, VW Chinese division didn’t communicate any official launch date or any information’s about […]