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Chengdu Motor Show – Kia reveals K4 sedan


China’s Chengdu Motor Show has been rather full with new announcements of important foreign automakers. It’s true that – obviously – most of them were related to China-only models, but we’re now seeing a key rise in importance of Chinese auto shows. The latest model reserved only to the world’s largest auto market comes from South Korea’s Kia – the new ...
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Porsche hopes Macan SUV will emulate Cayenne’s success in China
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Bosch to produce vehicle-safety devices in Chengdu – China
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Peugeot 308 sedan was launched in China
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