The Coronavirus has stalled auto production in China and caused new vehicle sales to plummet this month. The China Passenger Car Association (CPCA) said that retail sales of passenger cars in China plummeted 92% on an annual basis in the first 16 days of February.
Eric Walz2020-02-21 11:05 PT
The capital of China is looking to further push autonomous technology with a new testing area that includes 111 roads and roughly 200 miles in the suburb.
Vineeth Joel Patel2020-01-05 06:00 PT
China, the world’s largest automotive market, cut back subsidies for electric vehicles. The small act resulted in the first time electric car sales fell by 14 percent.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-09-06 13:45 PT
Chinese startup Neolix began production of its autonomous delivery van recently, becoming the first company in the world to begin producing self-driving cars on a mass scale.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-06-03 04:00 PT
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’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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Patrick2016-08-07 11:52 PT
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 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
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