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7th Guangzhou Int'l Auto Show

7th Guangzhou Int'l Auto Show

A model displays a Lexus GX460 SUV during the 7th Guangzhou International Auto Show in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province. Full story


Guangzhou Auto Show -- Golf GTI

Models dance beside an Golf GTI auto at the China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition on Nov 23, 2009.


What attracts you most in Guangzhou auto show?
Cars from homegrown brands
Cars from int'l big names
Car show girls


Auto aftermarket attracts big players

2009-11-24 09:00:26 GMT China Daily Fei Manqing realized early that a partnership with a leading global brand can be a shortcut for Chinese small business owners. Fei also entered a market that is attracting many leading multinational companies - China's booming automotive aftermarket sector.

Guangzhou Auto Show opens to media

2009-11-24 08:41:14 GMT China Daily The annual China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition (GIAE) opens to media and professionals today. About 70 manufactures are showing over 700 vehicles, and more than 600 parts and accessory manufacturers are participating.

China's biggest car maker expects about 30% surge in 2009 sales

2009-11-23 12:50:21 GMT Xinhua English GUANGZHOU, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- China's leading automotive corporation, the SAIC Group, expects to sell 2.65 million vehicles this year, a roughly 30 percent rise from a year ago, a company official said Monday.

Tax-take from automobile industry surges in China

2009-11-20 13:08:38 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, Nov. 20 (Xinhua) -- Tax-take from the automobile industry has surged in the first 10 months this year as auto production and sales were booming in the world's largest market.

Audi Q5, Freema

2009-11-24 08:57:49 GMT China Daily The imported SUV has two engine options: 2.0-liter turbocharged FSI four cylinder and 3.2-liter FSI V6. Both are equipped with a 7-speed S-tronic gearbox and Audi's Quattro technology.

Far East seeks 66b yuan for hybrids venture

2009-11-24 03:28:16 GMT China Daily Far East Golden Resources Group Ltd, headed by Yang Rong, who fled China in 2002, is seeking 66 billion yuan to build hybrid cars in the country, a sum about 44-times its market capitalization.

China's BAIC launches new energy auto subsidiary

2009-11-14 11:18:53 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- Beijing Automotive Industry Holdings Co (BAIC), China's major carmaker, launched a new energy company in Beijing Saturday to produce pure electric and hybrid cars.

Song Dynasty inspired Ferrari sold for US$2 m

2009-11-06 03:23:19 GMT China Daily A Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano China Limited Edition was sold on Wednesday night for nearly US$2 million to an anonymous bidder from Shanghai at an auction in Beijing.

Cooperation with Great Wall good chance for Bulgarian automobile industry

2009-11-23 23:31:41 GMT Xinhua English SOFIA, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- Bulgaria's Litex Motors Company has recently signed a deal with China's Great Wall automobile company on building a car-making plant in Bulgaria in a move seen as a good opportunity for Bulgaria to boost its automobile industry.

China's Tianjin FAW Automoblie sees sales up 10% in Oct.

2009-11-10 02:22:49 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- China's northern Tianjin-based economical passenger carmaker Tianjin FAW Xiali Automobile Co., Ltd. saw its sales volume in October rise 10 percent year on year to 16,080 units.

Changan Auto takes over AVIC's auto business

2009-11-10 02:17:07 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- Chinese auto maker Changan Automobile Group Co. announced Tuesday to take over Harbin Hafei Automobile Industry Group and Changhe Automobile under the Aviation Industry Corp of China (AVIC).

Carmakers keen on auto finance arms

2009-11-03 02:45:15 GMT China Daily Carol Ma could never imagine that she would own her second car, a BMW 525i, so soon.

7th Guangzhou Int'l Auto Show

2009-11-27 09:06:09 GMT Xinhua English A model displays a Lexus GX460 SUV during the 7th Guangzhou International Auto Show in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province, Nov. 25, 2009.

Concept vehicle displayed in China Int'l Auto Exhibition

2009-11-25 13:08:42 GMT Xinhua English Many home car brands unveiled several concept vehicles, which became the highlights of this year's Guangzhou auto exhibition.

7th Guangzhou Auto Show opens in S China

2009-11-25 03:44:37 GMT Xinhua English Models and a new car attract visitors at the 7th Guangzhou Auto Show on Nov. 24, 2009 in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province. The internatinal auto show, which was opened on Tuesday, would exhibite more than 720 various cars to meet the stronger demand of Chinese customers.

Guangzhou Int'l Auto Show kicks off

2009-11-24 13:02:09 GMT Xinhua English Visitors view automobiles during the 7th Guangzhou International Auto Show opened in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, Nov. 24, 2009. Some 720 automibles from over 60 auto makers are on show.