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    Report: Ford to launch new brand in China

    China is filled with lots of people and things – including lots of bizarre laws and regulations. One child per family is perhaps the most well known, but did you know you have to pay homage by bowing to the elderly on the street, or that you're actually prohibited from stopping your car at ...

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    Report: Ford adding 100 dealers in China

    According to Ford, 70 percent of the company's growth in the next decade will come from the Asia-Pacific region and Africa. The Blue Oval had only planned to have 310 dealerships in China at the end of 2010, but having sold nearly half a million cars this year and expecting the boom to continue, ...

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    Report: Citroën to build Metropolis concept flagship

    Citroën Metropolis concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The beauty of an automaker entering a completely new market like China is the ability to completely redefine what the brand stands for to local buyers. In the case of France's Citroën, they're going decidedly ...

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    WSJ: Peugeot and Chang'an shack up for new vehicle joint-venture

    PSA Peugeot-Citroën already sells its wares in China and has a joint-venture with Dongfeng, but has now added another joint venture partner in a €395 million ($499M U.S.) 50-50 tie-up with Chang'an Automobile Group. The union will eventually have cars like the Citroën DS3 and the ...

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    REPORT: China's Changan delays plan to enter North American auto market

    Changan is coming to America, just not yet. Aiming to establish a base in Mexico with which to move into the U.S. market, the Chinese automaker signed a deal last year to build a plant south of the border. The familiar story of planetary financial catastrophe has encouraged Changan to tap the ...

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    Can You Hear Me Now? China reportedly developing 3G-based 'smart' car

    Chana Auto, otherwise known as Changan (that's their Benni Sports pictured), has entered into an alliance with China Mobile "to develop a smart vehicle based on 3G wireless technologies." In actuality, however, it sounds like it's not the vehicle that will be smart, but what you can do with ...

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    Shanghai 2009: Chang'An E301 Concept gets asymmetrical up in here

    Chang'an E301 Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Chinese automaker Chang'An arrived at the 2009 Shanghai Motor Show with this concept in hand: the E301 crossover. The Citroen-ish concept appears to eschew practicality for gratuitously outlandish design elements. For instance, ...

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    Shanghai 2009: Chang'An CD101 debuts, looks production-friendly

    Chang'An Motors CD101 - Click above for high-res gallery
    Chang'An Motors has rolled out its CD101 concept in Shanghai, and while we don't have much more than images to show you of this car yet, it could offer a glimpse as to what China's fourth largest automaker hopes to bring to the world's ...

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    Chang'An channeling Citroen for its forthcoming Shanghai crossover concept?

    Chang'An e301 concept - Click above for an image gallery
    Chinese automaker Chang'An has a new crossover concept to show at the upcoming Shanghai Motor Show. Based on the sort-of translated press release, we're betting the e301 uses some kind of electric drivetrain. But beyond that, we'll ...

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    VIDEO: Drifting on a budget the Chang'an Motors way

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    A few years ago, drifting took the motorsports world by storm... and while its momentum seems to have cooled a bit, virtually everyone can appreciate the knife-edged balance of throttle and steering needed to execute a yawning slide. That appreciation has ...

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    Ford funnelling $58 million to China venture

    Ford's not seeing GM-level success in China yet, but its joint venture, Chang'an Ford Mazda, is among the top ten selling automakers in China. The popularity of the Focus and S-Max have bolstered sales by 60 percent since last year, and the new money will be used to facilitate more production. ...

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    Beijing Auto Show: Changan Xingqing concept

    Resembling a neon-green, modernized Honda CRX, this is the ChangAn Xingqing concept car expected to be unveiled this weekend at the Beijing Auto Show.We hope to have more info about this diminutive two-door when the show opens, but the above illustration provides a little teaser for what will ...

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    Ford expects a very good year in China

    Ford's joint venture with Changan Automobile expects its sales in China to double this year, driven by sales of two popular new models: the Ford Focus and Mazda3. So far the Focus, which debuted in China last fall, is selling at a rate of 5,000 to 6,000 units a month, about as fast as the company ...


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