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BMW 535Le Is an Executive Plug-in Hybrid With 130 MM of China-Exclusive Space
BMW 535Le Is an Executive Plug-in Hybrid With 130 MM of China-Exclusive Space

17 Sep 2020, 07:53 UTC / The refreshed 5 Series is celebrating its Asian premiere later this month at the Auto China 2020 event held in Beijing between September 26th - October 5th

 
China Launches World’s Fastest Autonomous Bullet Train Ahead of 2022 Olympics
China Launches World’s Fastest Autonomous Bullet Train Ahead of 2022 Olympics

14 Jan 2020, 15:11 UTC / The Jingzhang intercity railway will complete a 108-mile journey in under 1 hour, offer the smartest travel experience imaginable with tech-packed cabins

 
Beijing Residents Enter Into Sham Marriages Just to Get a License Plate
Beijing Residents Enter Into Sham Marriages Just to Get a License Plate

29 Nov 2019, 12:22 UTC / The government introduced a license plate lottery system in 2011 to curb new vehicle quota, and it usually translates into an 8-year wait for a new car

 
Elevate-Like Ideas to Backed by Hyundai in China as Well
Elevate-Like Ideas to Backed by Hyundai in China as Well

23 Sep 2019, 09:02 UTC / Hyundai completes network of Center for Robotic-Augmented Design in Living Experience offices, promises more Elevate-like ideas

 
Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury is a High-Riding Sedan After All
Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury is a High-Riding Sedan After All

20 Apr 2018, 12:41 UTC / China is a rather strange car market compared to most others, so Mercedes-Benz decided to combine two different segments for its latest concept car

 
Chinese Tourist Site Installs Speed Bumps For Pedestrians
Chinese Tourist Site Installs Speed Bumps For Pedestrians

5 May 2017, 16:59 UTC / An ancient heritage site on the Beijing-Hangzhou Canal has installed the human equivalent of speed bumps. They are placed to make tourists admire the sights

 
Dust Storm Blocks Beijing Traffic, It Affects Northern China As Well
Dust Storm Blocks Beijing Traffic, It Affects Northern China As Well

4 May 2017, 09:27 UTC / Extreme weather keeps affecting human life, and it does not look like things are going to get better. Beijing has gone trough a massive dust storm this week

 
Chevrolet Works with Disney for a Special Cruze Model Inspired by TRON: Legacy
Chevrolet Works with Disney for a Special Cruze Model Inspired by TRON: Legacy

25 Apr 2016, 21:07 UTC / Marking the opening of Shanghai Disney Resort, Chevrolet, its automotive partner, created a concept car inspired by the Disney movie TRON: Legacy

 
More than 220 Flights Canceled Because of Beijing’s Massive Pollution
More than 220 Flights Canceled Because of Beijing’s Massive Pollution

28 Dec 2015, 16:02 UTC / After earlier this month officials took drastic measures to fight against Beijing’s pollution, more than 220 flights were canceled due to poor visibility

 
Beijing Drivers Could Face Fines for Traveling on the Wrong Day
Beijing Drivers Could Face Fines for Traveling on the Wrong Day

23 Dec 2015, 14:24 UTC / Because they have broken the rules and drove on the wrong day, Beijing drivers could face a total of $1,6 million in fines

 
Beijing Authorities Are Publicly Pointing Their Finger at Polluters in Hope of Shaming Them
Beijing Authorities Are Publicly Pointing Their Finger at Polluters in Hope of Shaming Them

11 Dec 2015, 19:18 UTC / They may not be going into the right direction, but at least there are signs that Beijing authorities are beginning to realize something needs to be done

 
Air Pollution Reaches Critical Levels in Beijing, the City Is All but Shut Down
Air Pollution Reaches Critical Levels in Beijing, the City Is All but Shut Down

8 Dec 2015, 14:06 UTC / Considering what's happening in Beijing, you should add relatively clean air on the list of things you need to be thankful for

 
Chinese Highway Overpass Gets Taken Down and Rebuilt in Less than Two Days
Chinese Highway Overpass Gets Taken Down and Rebuilt in Less than Two Days

21 Nov 2015, 12:12 UTC / Say what you want about communist regimes, and you'd probably be right, but one thing is clear: they get things done, and they do it quickly

 
Forget About LA Traffic, This 50-Lane-Wide Expressway in Beijing Is a Nightmare
Forget About LA Traffic, This 50-Lane-Wide Expressway in Beijing Is a Nightmare

8 Oct 2015, 12:17 UTC / Here we were saying traffic in cities like Los Angeles or San Francisco a pain in the neck when this shows up. A 50-lane expressway

 
Beijing Is Back to Its Gray Self after the Infamous "Parade Blue"
Beijing Is Back to Its Gray Self after the Infamous "Parade Blue"

8 Sep 2015, 13:29 UTC / When you need government intervention that lasts more than a week to get blue skies above your head, you know you're living in Beijing. Or maybe Paris?

 
Mercedes-Benz G-Class Finally Copied by The Chinese <span>· Photo Gallery</span>
Mercedes-Benz G-Class Finally Copied by The Chinese · Photo Gallery

22 Apr 2014, 15:28 UTC / In this day and age, hearing about yet another fake product hailing from China - be it a smartphone or an entire car - is largely part of the norm, with the Chinese becoming known as some of the mos...

 
Beijing Might Require Proof of Parking Spot for New Car Purchases
Beijing Might Require Proof of Parking Spot for New Car Purchases

7 Nov 2013, 10:34 UTC / Everybody knows that roads around the world just can't cope with the traffic they weren't designed to handle. Just look at any shopping mall's parking lot on a weekend and you realize...

 
Lamborghini Opens Beijing Branch
Lamborghini Opens Beijing Branch

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Automobili Lamborghini today confirmed the Board of Management's decision to expand its activities to China, with a new branch to open its doors in January, 2009. Lamborghini said that the new ...

 
Beijing Fights Pollution by Banning Driving
Beijing Fights Pollution by Banning Driving

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / It's true. Instead of focusing on hugging trees like some organizations do, the Chinese have come up with a more efficient way of lowering city pollution levels: banning driving. Drastic as it ...

 
Jay Leno Gets Chinese Driving License, Drives in Beijing
Jay Leno Gets Chinese Driving License, Drives in Beijing

16 Oct 2012, 09:11 UTC / We’ve heard that China is advancing at an alarming pace, that they are starting to make a name for themselves with cheap cars and that their streets are crowded and polluted because everybody ...