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NIO blames system update for stalled EV in Beijing traffic

All press is good press?

All press is good press?

Teased
New Mercedes-Maybach concept set to debut at 2018 Beijing Motor Show

This might be the rumored Maybach SUV

Mercedes-Maybach builds some of the most kitted out and opulent production cars in the world. Think of the Maybach S 560 and S 650 as a Mercedes S-Class taken to the next level. Today, Mercedes-Maybach revealed a new teaser for what looks like a concept for a new EV. The car is set to debut in just a few weeks at the 2018 Beijing Motor Show. This might be the Maybach SUV we reported on a few weeks back.

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2 more Hybrid Kinetic-Pininfarina concepts due in Beijing

The first is a range-extended electric sedan called the H500

The partnership between Italy's Pininfarina design house and Hong Kong-based electric vehicle supplier Hybrid Kinetic Group will bring two new concept vehicles to the Auto China Show in Beijing April 25, including an electric sedan teased in a pair of photos.

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China bans 553 car models in fight against smog

But Beijing has made gains this year; now, pollution in India is worse.

But Beijing has made gains this year; now, pollution in India is worse.

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Beijing looks to replace entire taxi fleet with electric vehicles

The city has five times as many cabs as New York.

Beijing, taxi companies would have to come up with about $1.3 billion to replace gas-powered cabs with electric vehicles.

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Techrules' GT96 plug-in supercar gets tested in Italy

GT96 extended-range plug-in has more than 1,000 horsepower.

Techrules' GT96 extended-range plug-in vehicle gets tested by professional driver in Italy.

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Latest Tesla Autopilot-related crash occurs in China

Driver claims Tesla promoted Autopilot as self-driving technology.

The crash brings up questions about how clearly Tesla illustrates the capabilities of Autopilot.

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Chinese woman killed by tiger in animal park

One woman was seriously injured and another was killed when they exited their vehicle in a Chinese drive-through animal park and were attacked by a tiger.

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Chinese children fall out of van into traffic yet again

The epidemic of Chinese children falling out of their parents' vehicles into traffic continues apace.

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Beijing will get China's strictest fuel standards next year

China capital is middle-of-the-pack in country's pollution levels.

Beijing officials are trying to reduce pollution from transportation by as much as 20 percent with the strongest fuel standards in the country.

Motorsports
Formula E kicks off second season in Beijing [w/video]

The 2015-16 FIA Formula E Championship got underway this weekend with the Beijing ePrix, kicking off the second season with a race around the streets of the Chinese capital.

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LeTV's SEE Project will introduce new EV in Shanghai

Aston Martin Is A Partner

China-based LeTV will tout its new SEE (Super Electric Eco-system) EV at the Shanghai Motor Show next year.

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Tesla making moves in China with destination charging

Dozens Of Places To Plug In Around Beijing, Shanghai

Tesla picks up momentum in China with more destination charging stations.

China boosts fleet of electric, hybrid vehicles

China will increase the number of alternative fuel vehicles by over 300,000 in the coming years.

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Tesla facilitating Chinese trade-ins for Model S buyers

Tesla wants to keep growing sales in China. The company's latest offer in Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou helps buyers get rid of their used car and then apply the money towards the purchase of a new Model S.

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Mercedes Vision G-Code concept is one big solar panel

Mercedes-Benz is in the midst of overhauling its SUV and crossover lineup in both makeup and name, with a new GLC model slated to replace the GLK, a GLE to replace the GL and even a new G-Class to cap it all off. But it's not just the production utilities which Benz has been working on.

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Lincoln's first shipment of cars arrives in China

It has been two years since Lincoln first announced its plans to expand into China, and the first models destined for sale in the giant automotive market just came off the boat in Shanghai on September 10. It's going to be a few weeks before Chinese buyers actually have the chance to get behind the wheel, though.

Motorsports
Lucas di Grassi wins inaugural Formula E race after big crash

It's been a long time coming, but the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship finally took place this weekend with the first race in China, officially kicking off a new era of electric racing on the international scene with the 2014 Formula E Beijing ePrix.

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