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    Shanghai: Beijing Autos shows T60 based on Saab 9-3

    You never know what you'll find cruising the halls of the Shanghai Motor Show. China Car Times has discovered a true oddity of automotive evolution – the Beijing Auto T60 Sedan. What's so curious about this particular four-door? As you may recall, BAIC recently got its hands on the old Saab ...

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    Bugatti unveils a pair of special Veyrons in Shanghai

    With a virtually endless array of color combinations available, there's really no reason any two examples of the Bugatti Veyron should ever be the same. And these latest two are no exception. Unveiled at the Shanghai Motor Show this week, this pair of Veyrons feature unique color and trim ...

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    Audi A3 e-tron concept debuts in Shanghai [w/video]

    Audi rolled out yet another e-tron concept alongside the new Q3 in Shanghai, and what it lacks in power, it makes up for with efficiency, fuel economy... and weight. The original A3 sedan concept that bowed in Geneva came packing a modified version of the TT RS' turbocharged five-cylinder, ...

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    Subaru XV concept crossover unveiled in Shanghai

    Subaru XV Concept - Click above to view high-res image gallery
    Subaru has just revealed this, the XV Concept, at the Shanghai Motor Show. Although it looks like an Outback with an arced roof, it's a substantially smaller crossover – seven inches shorter in length, an inch narrower and ...

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    Volvo Concept Universe previews next range-topping sedan from Sweden

    Volvo is looking to gain a foothold in the fast-growing Chinese auto market, and the Swedish automaker is hoping to pique interest in the brand with a range-topping luxury sedan concept. The design aims to incorporate the simplicity of Scandinavian design while also trying to discern what the ...

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    Report: GM looking to double China sales to five million units

    The Chinese auto market is the biggest in the world, and thanks the country's population of 1.6 billion people, nobody knows just how big this market will end up being. General Motors has been a major force in the success of this emerging market, with 2.35 million sales in 2010, and the ...

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    Coming to America: 2012 Volkswagen Beetle is all-new without the pretense *UPDATE

    Those lucky Oprah fans who were fortunate enough to be given a 2012 Volkswagen Beetle all those months ago now know what their new set of wheels will look like. Volkswagen has officially yanked back the sheets on the latest take on the 2012 Beetle. Longer and wider than its predecessor, the ...

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    Geely channels London's iconic taxi with Englong SC7-RV for Shanghai

    Chinese automaker Geely is part owner of Manganese Bronze, which makes the famous black taxi cabs for the UK and Chinese markets. But while a pricey cab makes sense for the UK, a high-dollar cab in China isn't always profitable. For that reason, Geely will introduce the Englong SC7-RV next week ...

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    Citroën to launch new DS5 in Shanghai, on Facebook

    With the DS3 hatchback already on the market and the DS4 crossover soon to reach dealers, Citroën has confirmed plans to launch the next model in its premium lineup next week at the Shanghai Motor Show. We don't know much about the DS5 at this point, except to assume that it's likely based ...

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    More Buick Envision CUV concept renderings trickle out ahead of Shanghai

    Back in 2007, General Motors unveiled the Buick Riviera concept at the Shanghai Auto Show. The handsome concept featured a lot of the design cues that we now see every day in the LaCrosse. At the same time, the Riviera showed that The General's sometimes dowdy Buick brand could rock a coupe as ...

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    Peugeot reveals sexy SXC crossover concept for Shanghai

    Much as it is for any other automaker, the Chinese market is a high priority for Peugeot. The French automaker is committed to rolling out a new product in the Asian nation every year, and as such, will be rolling in to the Shanghai Motor Show next week with the sexy concept you see here. The ...

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    Mini Goodwood packs the heart of a Rolls-Royce for Shanghai

    While it may seem anathema to American tastes, in the Old World, bigger is not always better. Particularly if you live in a city laid out long before the advent of the automobile. But overseas buyers can still have extravagant tastes, so downsizing to a smaller vehicle to get around ...

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    Audi Q3 made Officially Official ahead of Shanghai Motor Show

    Audi is apparently done teasing us with rendering after rendering of its new Q3 crossover. Instead, the German automaker has gone ahead and let the cat completely out of the bag ahead of the cute 'ute's official unveiling at the 2011 Shanghai Motor Show. As you're likely already aware, the Q3 ...

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    Mini teases Goodwood special en route to Shanghai

    The Shanghai Motor Show may not have ranked among the major expos of the year until recently, but automakers flocking to the Chinese show have put it on the map. And this year's show – now just one week away – is shaping up to be one of the biggest yet. In Shanghai, visitors will ...

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    GM moves 2013 Chevrolet Malibu production ahead four months to 'early 2012'

    General Motors has been releasing teaser images of the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu for the past couple weeks, and now the Detroit-based automaker is talking about the global midsize sedan's production schedule. The Detroit News reports, citing GM spokesman Dave Darovitz, that the Malibu will begin ...

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    Shanghai Preview: Subaru XV

    The Shanghai Motor Show is beginning to look like a pretty big deal, with more than enough high-impact reveals to pique our interest. The latest vehicle to be teased in advance of the show is the XV concept, which Subaru says is "a design concept car that defines a new generation of crossover ...

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    Ssangyong unveils Mercedes-influenced Chairman H in Shanghai

    Korean automaker Ssangyong Motors has featured the Chairman H in its lineup since 1997. The automaker's luxury flagship looked kind of like a poor man's Mercedes-Benz, and based on the above photo of the next generation model, it still does, only more so. The 2012 Chairman E Class H was ...

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    BMW Brilliance Automotive previews 5 Series plug-in hybrid prototype

    In the lead-in to the Shanghai Motor Show, BMW has teased an upcoming plug-in hybrid 5 Series that will be exclusive to the Chinese market. The prototype of this greener version of BMW's midsize sedan is based on the China-only long-wheelbase 5 Series platform. The car is part of a joint ...

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    Audi Q3 sketches released ahead of Shanghai debut

    Audi has confirmed that its 2012 Q3 small crossover will receive its worldwide unveiling at the Shanghai Motor Show later this month. Before the Q3 debuts in the metal, Audi has released a series of sketches hinting what we can expect in a few weeks time. When the production Q3 debuts it will ...

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    Production 2012 BMW M5 will debut at Frankfurt Motor Show

    BMW M5 Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Images and details of the BMW M5 Concept have been soaking up the Internet's bandwidth for the past few days now, but the fierce four-door hasn't even motored onto its plinth at the Shanghai Motor Show yet. Given its ...


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