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Peugeot Displays New Models for Russia in Beijing
Peugeot Displays New Models for Russia in Beijing

26 Apr 2010, 07:54 UTC / This year’s Peugeot display for the Chinese market was not short on surprises in Beijing. Aside from the unveiling of the new brand identity and universal MOTION & EMOTION catch-phrase, th...

 
Skoda Octavia MingRui Facelift Launches in Beijing
Skoda Octavia MingRui Facelift Launches in Beijing

22 Apr 2010, 08:00 UTC / The 2010 Beijing Motor Show will see the official launch of the facelifted Octavia MingRui in the Chinese market, the Czech manufacturer revealed recently. The car will feature additional chrome-pla...

 
Ford Announces 2010 Beijing Auto Show Lineup
Ford Announces 2010 Beijing Auto Show Lineup

25 Mar 2010, 10:32 UTC / American manufacturer Ford announced today what goodies it is planning to bring to the Beijing Auto Show, which starts April 25 at the China International Exhibition Centre. Visitors to Ford’s...

 
Nissan to Open New Design Studio in Beijing
Nissan to Open New Design Studio in Beijing

15 Mar 2010, 07:36 UTC / China is a very important car market, so more and more automakers tend to open factories there. Nissan took things even further, as Nissan (China) Investment Co., Ltd. (NCIC), a Nissan subsidiary in...

 
Beijing Authorities Plan Electric Vehicle Revolution
Beijing Authorities Plan Electric Vehicle Revolution

9 Mar 2010, 09:24 UTC / China is becoming more and more interested in using new energy vehicles, as these represent both a “green” and an economic opportunity. Beijing authorities plan to introduce thousands of...

 
Geely Plans to Quintuple its Production by 2015
Geely Plans to Quintuple its Production by 2015

4 Mar 2010, 13:04 UTC / Volvo’s buyer, the Chinese carmaker Geely, has set itself an annual domestic production target of 1.5 million units, due to be achieved by 2015, a move that will quintuple the automotive produ...

 
Beijing Parking Fees Doubled
Beijing Parking Fees Doubled

3 Feb 2010, 09:25 UTC / 2010 April’s Fool Day will see a “not so funny” law becoming effective in Beijing: the city’s downtown daytime parking fees will be doubled starting April 1, in an effort to ...

 
Aston Martin Inaugurates Flagship Beijing Dealership
Aston Martin Inaugurates Flagship Beijing Dealership

25 Jan 2010, 11:10 UTC / The toff British car manufacturer Aston Martin is continuing its global expansion strategy: the company has launched over the weekend an imposing dealership in Beijing. The new store has a...

 
Lamborghini Opens Two New Dealerships in China
Lamborghini Opens Two New Dealerships in China

9 Nov 2009, 08:53 UTC / Italian manufacturer Lamborghini announced that it has opened two new dealerships in Beijing and Hagzhou in order to strengthen its position on the Chinese market. The manufacturer currently has 7 s...

 
Race of Champions Won by Ekstrom
Race of Champions Won by Ekstrom

5 Nov 2009, 08:31 UTC / Former DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom won the Race of Champions for the third time by beating seven-time F1 champion Michael Schumacher in a mind-blowing final at Beijing’s Birds Nest stadium. T...

 
Schumacher 100 Percent Fit for Race of Champions
Schumacher 100 Percent Fit for Race of Champions

29 Oct 2009, 11:03 UTC / He may not be ready for a potential Formula One return in the near future, but Michael Schumacher is sure ready to show the world that he still has what it takes to fight for the win in the much awa...

 
Gronholm and Hirvonen Team Up in the Race of Champions
Gronholm and Hirvonen Team Up in the Race of Champions

29 Oct 2009, 08:09 UTC / Marcus Gronholm will return to Race of Champions action for the next week's event at Beijing's Birds Nest Stadium. The Finnish driver will take part in both the individual and the Nation C...

 
Travis Pastrana and Tanner Foust Team Up for ROC Showdown
Travis Pastrana and Tanner Foust Team Up for ROC Showdown

16 Oct 2009, 08:54 UTC / Another duo of outstanding competitors have announced their presence in the annual Race of Champions event to be held for the first time in Beijing. After Great Britain, Team USA have announced that...

 
Bugatti Opens Official Showroom in Beijing
Bugatti Opens Official Showroom in Beijing

13 Oct 2009, 10:01 UTC / Even if some people might think that Bugatti isn't exactly a car model to be purchased during economic recession times, it appears the French manufacturer's sales are growing. The first si...

 
Andy Priaulx Confirms ROC Presence in Beijing
Andy Priaulx Confirms ROC Presence in Beijing

11 Sep 2009, 14:30 UTC / Great Britain's Andy Priaulx confirmed his presence at the Race of Champions this year, which means he'll attend the motor racing event for the 4th consecutive year. The announcement was m...

 
Schumacher and Vettel Confirm RoC Presence in Beijing
Schumacher and Vettel Confirm RoC Presence in Beijing

10 Jun 2009, 11:00 UTC / The 22nd running edition of the Race of Champions will benefit from the presence of both Schumachers – the original Formula One champion and the “new Schumacher” – as confirm...

 
RoC South Europe to Take Place in Portugal
RoC South Europe to Take Place in Portugal

15 May 2009, 12:42 UTC / Apart from undergoing a venue change, this year's Race of Champions will also offer its fans an entirely new format. Ahead of the actual event, to be held at the Bird's Nest stadium in Bei...

 
Race of Champions Will Be Held in Beijing
Race of Champions Will Be Held in Beijing

17 Apr 2009, 07:04 UTC / As announced by the Race of Champions organizers a few months ago, this year's event will not be held at Wembley Stadium any more. The new location will be none other than the very host of the ...