We were clued in that hybrids would play a significant role in the Olympics (a giant advertising event) when GM said it would introduce the Buick LaCrosse Hybrid at the games. Considering China is literally part-owner of all the country's automakers that hope to market hybrids around the world soon, it's no surprise GM is going to be upstaged by Chinese hybrids when the opening ceremonies take place August 8.
- Chery has huge plans for hybrids in 2008 and beyond
- GM to launch LaCrosse hybrid in China before Beijing Olympics
- China's Changan Auto's first hybrid model: Jiexun-HEV
- Rumor: Chinese automaker FAW to release hybrid based on Mazda 6