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China’s Electric Car Bubble on the Verge of Popping

China’s Electric Car Bubble on the Verge of Popping

More and more automakers and companies are coming out with electric vehicles for the Chinese market, but there’s not enough consumers to purchase the cars, leading to a large bubble that could burst.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-18 06:00 PT

China to Suspend Higher Import Tariffs on Autos & Parts from the U.S.

China to Suspend Higher Import Tariffs on Autos & Parts from the U.S.

​China’s State Council said on Sunday that the country would continue to suspend additional tariffs on U.S. vehicles and auto parts after April 1. The move was aimed at “continuing to create a good atmosphere for the ongoing trade negotiations between both sides”.

FutureCar Staff 2019-04-01 15:21 PT

China to Scale Back EV Subsidies to Push for Better Cars

China to Scale Back EV Subsidies to Push for Better Cars

In an attempt to push local automakers to come out with new, innovative technology for electric vehicles, China is planning to scale back its subsidies on electric cars.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-03-28 06:00 PT

China to Suspend Tariff Hikes on U.S.-built Cars in 90 Day Truce in the Trade War

China to Suspend Tariff Hikes on U.S.-built Cars in 90 Day Truce in the Trade War

China will temporarily suspend additional 25 percent tariffs on U.S.-made vehicles and auto parts the finance ministry said on Friday, following a truce in a trade war between the world’s two largest economies. China agreed to suspend the tariff on 144 U.S. vehicle and auto parts.

FutureCar Staff 2018-12-14 12:41 PT

China Agrees to Reduce Tariffs on U.S. Built Vehicles & Auto Parts

China Agrees to Reduce Tariffs on U.S. Built Vehicles & Auto Parts

There has been some progress made in settling some of the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. The Trump administration announced that China has agreed to to reduce the import tariff on U.S. made vehicles and auto parts by 25 percent.

FutureCar Staff 2018-12-11 16:57 PT

China Quickly Taking Control of Cobalt as it Looks to Advance EV Industry

China Quickly Taking Control of Cobalt as it Looks to Advance EV Industry

With only a limited amount of cobalt globally, China is looking to take command control of cobalt mines to ensure the country has a strong foothold on expanding its electric-vehicle industry.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-18 06:00 PT

Chinese EV Startup Singulato Reveals Details Behind iS6 SUV

Chinese EV Startup Singulato Reveals Details Behind iS6 SUV

The latest startup from China unveiled the new iS6 SUV that has a 16.4-inch head-up display and suicide doors.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-05-13 08:00 PT

Aston Martin Looks to Enter China’s EV Boom with Joint Venture

Aston Martin Looks to Enter China’s EV Boom with Joint Venture

British luxury automaker Aston Martin is looking to cash in on China’s booming electric-vehicle segment, by looking to enter into a joint venture with another brand.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-02-08 11:00 PT

China’s EV Push Could Help the Country Create a Global Auto Company

China’s EV Push Could Help the Country Create a Global Auto Company

With China moving towards becoming a leader in EV sales, the country has an opportunity to create an automotive company to rival the likes of Audi, General Motors, and others.

Vineeth Joel Patel2017-12-29 10:30 PT

NEVS Launches First All-Electric Car Off of Saab 9-3 Sedan

NEVS Launches First All-Electric Car Off of Saab 9-3 Sedan

National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS), a Chinese consortium, purchased Saab back in 2012 after the company was killed off. The company’s taken five long years to come out with its first electric vehicle, which bears an uncanny resemblance to the 9-3 sedan from yesteryear.

Vineeth Joel Patel2017-12-14 12:00 PT

Toyota to Build, Sell EVs in China and India Starting From 2020

Toyota to Build, Sell EVs in China and India Starting From 2020

With China and India planning to move towards only allowing electric vehicles to be sold in the countries, Toyota is on track to introduce EVs in both locations from 2020, as the Japanese automaker looks to claw its way back into the electrified segment.

Vineeth Joel Patel2017-11-25 12:15 PT

Electric Vehicles are Set for a Record Year in China

Electric Vehicles are Set for a Record Year in China

According to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers, automakers are on path to sell a whopping 700,000 EVs in the country this year.

Vineeth Joel Patel2017-10-29 09:30 PT

Chinese Electric Vehicle Makers Swarm Into California, Chasing Tesla

Chinese Electric Vehicle Makers Swarm Into California, Chasing Tesla

Patrick2016-08-07 11:52 PT

Tesla's Blowing It In China. Here's What Elon Musk Must Do

Tesla's Blowing It In China. Here's What Elon Musk Must Do

People’s Republic is now the world’s number one market for electric vehicles and by 2018, it will be the world’s largest market for luxury cars.

Mia2016-08-07 11:41 PT

China's 'elevated bus' that glides over traffic completes first road test

China's 'elevated bus' that glides over traffic completes first road test

China has completed the first real-world test of its Transit Elevated Bus concept (TEB), which made headlines this spring for its innovative design.

Mia2016-08-04 11:39 PT