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GM opens China's largest proving ground

by Jonathon Ramsey (RSS feed) on Sep 24th, 2012 at 10:44AM

China's best-selling carmaker can now claim China's largest proving ground. General Motors, Shanghai GM, China JV partner SAIC and the Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center (PATAC) opened the $253 million facility in China that has more than 37 miles of roads, simulating 67 different driving conditions and nearly 250,000 square feet of engineering and repair space. It occupies a little more than two square miles in Guangde County, Anhui, about 130 miles from Shanghai. The grounds will soon verify the mettle of the many brands GM oversees in China, including Buick, Cadillac, Baojun and... Read More

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