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Jeep ramps up dealers in China as production commences

2:14 pm U.S. ET | March 4, 2015
Jeep will increase its dealerships in China by about a third this year and will start local production of its Cherokee SUV in November followed by the smaller Renegade model in 2016, CEO Mike Manley said.... Read More »

China's Wanxiang to rebrand Fisker as Elux, report says

9:26 am U.S. ET | Feb. 23, 2015
Chinese auto parts maker Wanxiang Group will push back its planned relaunch of the defunct Fisker Karma hybrid sports car until mid-2016 and rebrand Fisker Automotive as Elux, two sources familiar with...... Read More »

Ford will roll out 6 new models in Russia despite market slump

5:20 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2015
Ford will roll out six new models in Russia this year despite the country's sagging economy and rising tensions over the conflict in Ukraine, CEO...... Read More »

GM's China sales slip in January; Ford posts 19% gain

12:08 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2015
GM and its Chinese joint ventures sold 339,781 vehicles in China in January, down 2.4 percent from a year earlier.... Read More »

Toyota to pay $200 million to help China dealers, group says

10:30 am U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2015
Toyota has agreed to pay 1.... Read More »

Former GM exec Murtaugh hired as CEO of Chinese automaker Qoros

2:53 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 3, 2015
Qoros Automotive, the Shanghai-based joint venture between China's Chery Automobile and Israel Corporation, appointed former GM executive Phil...... Read More »

Global sales will hit 88.6 million in 2015, pushed by U.S. and China, IHS predicts

6:33 am U.S. ET | Feb. 2, 2015
Global automotive sales for 2015 could hit 88.6 million vehicles, a 2.... Read More »

Nexteer eyes brand development with HQ move to suburban Detroit

9:47 am U.S. ET | Feb. 2, 2015
Chinese-owned auto supplier Nexteer Automotive, the former Delphi steering unit, is moving its headquarters to suburban Detroit as it seeks to grow...... Read More »

Mercedes plans to move R-class production to AM General in Indiana

10:18 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2015
Mercedes-Benz plans to shift production of the R-class crossover from its Alabama plant to contract manufacturer AM General in Indiana this summer.... Read More »

VW reaches pact with China dealers

5:24 am U.S. ET | Jan. 26, 2015
VW says it has reached an agreement with its dealers in China and pledged to continue setting reasonable sales targets to ensure a financially sound...... Read More »

Porsche recalls 13,500 Cayennes, Panameras to fix fuel-seal flaw

7:46 am U.S. ET | Jan. 24, 2015
Porsche is recalling about 13,500 vehicles worldwide to fix a seal that may allow fuel to evaporate.... Read More »

Chinese aerospace firm pursues acquisition of U.S. supplier Henniges, report says

6:34 am U.S. ET | Jan. 22, 2015
AVIC, China's biggest aerospace company, is among bidders pursuing an acquisition of US auto supplier Henniges Automotive Holdings, people with...... Read More »

Toyota may lose global sales lead to VW without new China strategy

5:11 am U.S. ET | Jan. 22, 2015
Toyota remained the best-selling automaker worldwide in 2014 ahead of VW and GM, but the company may lose the sales crown this year as it falls...... Read More »

Subaru puts China production effort on hold as car demand wanes

10:42 am U.S. ET | Jan. 19, 2015
Fuji Heavy Industries, the only Japanese automaker without Chinese government approval to start a joint venture, put efforts to build cars on hold in...... Read More »

Volvo sees two new sedans helping it rebuild U.S. sales

5:14 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 12, 2015
Volvo debuted two new sedans today: its Chinese-made S60 Inscription and S60 Cross Country.... Read More »

Volvo mulls U.S. plant; Chinese-made 'strategic flagship' may be exported to U.S., report says

1:22 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2015
Volvo is considering building an assembly plant in the United States and also may export a "strategic flagship" sedan made in China to the US, people...... Read More »

BMW says tensions with Chinese dealers an industry-wide issue

2:32 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2015
Demands for compensation from Chinese car dealers hit by a market slowdown have become an industry-wide issue, BMW's board member for sales said...... Read More »

Chinese automaker Guangzhou will tout autonomous hybrid, SUV

12:24 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2015
China's Guangzhou Automobile Group will show an autonomous hybrid concept and an SUV at the Detroit auto show Monday afternoon.... Read More »

Shanghai may ban sexy show models so focus stays on cars

10:42 am U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2015
Shanghai may ban sexy models from posing at its auto show this year so that visitors to the biennial event can focus on the vehicles on display.... Read More »

Ford, GM post double-digit sales gains in China

7:03 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2015
Ford and General Motors posted double-digit sales gains in China last year, the automakers reported this week.... Read More »

Honda misses China sales goal as Japan carmakers lose traction

6:44 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2015
Honda missed its 2014 sales target in China amid a cooling economy and greater competition, the last of Japan's three biggest carmakers to report...... Read More »

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