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    Report: China's Great Wall aiming to sell vehicles in US around 2015
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    Stop us if you've heard this one before: "The Chinese are coming." According to Automotive News, Great Wall Motor Co. plans to sell its vehicles in the US by around 2015. The Chinese automaker has been researching its planned expansion for the last two years, looking at everything from regulatory ...

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    Study: China still 10 years away from globally competitive car company
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    It may be a spell before Chinese automakers are capable of turning out a globally competitive vehicle. That's the findings of a sprawling 200 page report by Bernstein Research. The group went through the trouble of purchasing two Chinese-made cars, importing them to Europe and disassembling them ...

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    Report: Australia finds asbestos in Chinese-built cars, prompts recall
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    China's product safety reputation took another hit today, as the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission announced a recall of 23,000 Chinese vehicles made by Great Wall and Chery. The vehicles have engine and exhaust gaskets that contain asbestos, a known carcinogen that is prohibited in ...

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    Report: Chinese automakers hope to boost exports
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    We've heard for years that Chinese automakers hoped one day to export their wares to the United States. Ironically, the global economic slowdown could be what gives the Chinese incentive to finally make it happen. Chinese automakers ramped up production capacity to meet surging demand at home ...

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    Video: Ferrari dealership in trouble for burning rubber on the Great Wall of China
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    Ferrari is not an outfit that would miss out on the enormous opportunity presented by the Chinese market. Having won the grand prix there three times out of the first four it was held, the Prancing Horse marque launched a special-edition 599 there in 2009, followed by an even more exclusive ...

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    Report: Great Wall Motors denies Saab talks
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    According to The Detroit News, Chinese automaker Great Wall has made it clear that the company has not been in talks with Saab over a potential partnership. After word trickled down that a $233-million deal between the Swedish automaker's parent company, Spyker, and Hawtai Motor Group imploded, ...

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    Followup: Saab on the money hunt, still in discussions with Great Wall Motor?
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    Earlier this morning came word that Saab's deal with Chinese automaker Hawtai had fallen apart. While in discussions with Hawtai, parent company Spyker was evidently also talking with another automaker located in China – Great Wall Motors. According to Reuters, those talks have apparently ...

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    Report: Saab closing in on deal with Russian, Chinese investors
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    Around the same time that Ake Jonsson stepped down as chief executive of Saab, the Swedish automaker announced its expansion into the Russian and Chinese markets – a vital move if Saab is to increase its global market share. But it's not just the cars that Saab and its parent company Spyker ...

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    China's Great Wall looking to expand sales to third European country
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    While Brilliance takes its leave of the European market for product unbecoming, another Chinese manufacturer, Great Wall, is planning to penetrate further into Europe. The company has been in global markets for about ten years and expects to ship 60,000 vehicles internationally this year, a ...

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    Great Wall cars headed to Europe in 2010
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    Great Wall Phenom Concept -- Click above for high-res image
    Not to be deterred by the woes and recent fate of Brilliance -- or perhaps, having learned from it -- vehicles from Great Wall, the Chinese automaker, will be imported to Europe next year by the UK-based I.M. Group. Brilliance, you might ...

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    Spy Shots: New Great Wall hatchback plunders Toyota Yaris' booty
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    Great Wall i7 - Click above for image gallery
    If we were heading up one of China's numerous automakers and we were looking through the annals of history for a vehicle design to crib, our choice probably wouldn't be that of the Toyota Yaris. It's not so much that the Yaris is a bad car, it's that ...

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    Shanghai 2009: Great Wall CHCO11 balances concept kit with production body
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    Great Wall CHC011 - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    What may have started off as a Mercedes-Benz CLS clone quickly evolved into something slightly more original – assuming you view it from the front or rear. The Great Wall CHC011 is quite a departure for the Chinese automaker, ...

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    Shanghai 2009: Nevermind the BMW, Great Wall's Hover M3 is deep-puddle approved!
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    Great Wall Hover H3 - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Great Wall has taken the wraps off this chunky, funky urban toughster, the Hover M3 (sorry, BMW). Reportedly based on the Scion xB-aping Coolbear, the production-bound M3 adds some faux off-road capability to the former vehicle's boxy ...

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    Great Wall Shocker: Spy shots reveal a unique-looking concept
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    Great Wall Hover H7 - Click above for an image gallery
    As expected, Chinese automaker Great Wall is using the Shanghai Motor Show to introduce the world to its latest CUV concept, the Hover H7. For years, we've been asking Chinese automakers for unique designs. Today, we take it all back. This is ...

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    Hover Crafts: China's Great Wall said to be readying whole lineup of like-badged crossovers
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    China's Great Wall Motor has big plans for expansion outside its home country, and rumor has it that the marque plans to launch an entire vehicle line based on its popular Hover CUV. While it's true that many Chinese automakers tend to crib designs from other manufacturers, Great Wall takes it a ...

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    China's Great Wall readying high-riding four-door coupe?
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    Great Wall CHC011 - Click above for a gallery of images
    The tagline for Great Wall Motor Corporation of China is "Driving your colorful life!" Well, the makers of the Sailor, Safe, Sing, Socool, Deer, and Florid vehicles has another one in the pipeline, but this one is not so pithily named: the ...

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    Chrysler may partner with Great Wall on small car
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    One of Chrysler's long term success trategies is to partner with as many other automakers as possible to share the burden of developing new cars that would otherwise sink the Auburn Hills-based company if it were forced to go it alone. For the longest time we've known that the Pentastar was in ...

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    Chinese automakers copy everything else, why not the Transformers?
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    click above image to view all the Chinese Transformers var digg_url = 'http://digg.com/movies/Chinese_automakers_copy_everything_else_why_not_the_Transformers'; Chinese automakers are known for making knockoffs off models sold elsewhere in the world, so does it surprise you one has taken to ...

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    Do you prefer the 1st gen Scion xA and xB? Great Wall's got you covered
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    If Great Well weren't building cars for the Chinese market, they would most likely be making Rolexx watches or Hermez bags. Instead, they are showing a lineup of six cars at the Shanghai Motor Show this week including at least two that will be familiar to Autoblog readers. For those of you who ...

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    How do you say 'lazy designers' in Chinese? Coolbear.
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    Great Wall Automobile Xiong debuted this, the Coolbear, last week in China, proving, once again, that originality is a scarce commodity when it comes to Chinese car design.Although an argument could be made that it's hard to make a rolling box not look like a Scion xB, it would seem that Great Wall ...

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