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Chinese luxury EV startup Gyon launches next month in L.A.

First car boasts 435 miles of range and sub-4-second 0-62mph time

First car boasts 435 miles of range and sub-4-second 0-62mph time.

Chinese automaker FAW announces new-energy (read: hybrid) vehicle factory

Despite the lackluster sales from rival company BYD, Chinese automaker FAW has announced a new manufacturing plant that will specialize in building hybrid vehicles. Set to be completed in 2012, the automaker expects to build about 1,000 hybrid buses and 11,000 hybrid Xavier Navarro

REPORT: Chinese expect to build cars in Mexico in 2010, may sell cars at big-box retailers

There seems to be little doubt that Chinese cars will hit the U.S. market some soon – the big question is when. At least one automaker is suggesting that Chinese cars will enter America by way of Mexico, with production starting in 2010 and sales in the United States by 2015 after first making the rounds in Latin America and Canada. That date may have been sooner had we not hi

Beijing 2008: FAW unveils Besturn B70HEV

In case you're not familiar with First Automobile Works (FAW), as its name suggests, FAW was the first company in China to mass produce vehicles. Their Jiefang CA-10 medium truck began production in 1956. They have a bit of a history in electric and hybrid cars as well, building the Prius in China for Toyota through a joint venture and building the Miles range of NEV's, an electri

Mau-tronic! FAW's Chinese robotic car

Now this has disaster spelled all over it. (If you can read Chinese.)