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New 2024 Cadillac CT6 Spied in the U.S., Does That Mean It Will Return to Our Market?
New 2024 Cadillac CT6 Spied in the U.S., Does That Mean It Will Return to Our Market?

12 Aug 2022, 08:36 UTC / Probably not, as this could be a simple coincidence. In all likelihood, the next-gen Cadillac CT6 will remain a China-only affair

 
Massive Joint USAF-USMC Elephant Walk Shows China Who’s Boss
Massive Joint USAF-USMC Elephant Walk Shows China Who’s Boss

9 Aug 2022, 08:21 UTC / Airplanes deployed by the USMC and the USAF are seen here performing a massive joint readiness exercise at a base in Japan

 
Baidu Says Bye-Bye to Taxi Drivers, Gets New Licenses for Autonomous Transport
Baidu Says Bye-Bye to Taxi Drivers, Gets New Licenses for Autonomous Transport

8 Aug 2022, 12:08 UTC / The permits issued by the municipalities of the two cities, Chongqing and Wuhan, certify that commercial robotaxis can perform public rides without a driver.

 
BYD Han EV Has Another Fire Episode, This Time In the Middle of the Road
BYD Han EV Has Another Fire Episode, This Time In the Middle of the Road

3 Aug 2022, 15:14 UTC / Apart from the fire that happened after an independent crash test, another Han EV caught fire in October 2021 in Shenzhen

 
CATL Postpones Announcement About North American Plant Due to Pelosi's Visit to Taiwan
CATL Postpones Announcement About North American Plant Due to Pelosi's Visit to Taiwan

3 Aug 2022, 10:45 UTC / The Chinese battery giant was supposed to talk about it now, but it decided to postpone that to September or October so things could cool down

 
Chinese Drivers Angry at DMS, Say They Only Have Small Eyes and They're Not Falling Asleep
Chinese Drivers Angry at DMS, Say They Only Have Small Eyes and They're Not Falling Asleep

2 Aug 2022, 06:45 UTC / The Driver Monitoring System (DMS) in several vehicles cannot recognize the less circular shape of Asian eyes, deeming them closed

 
Chevrolet Seeker Is GM's New Crossover for China, Might Launch Stateside Too
Chevrolet Seeker Is GM's New Crossover for China, Might Launch Stateside Too

1 Aug 2022, 06:53 UTC / A compact crossover that slots between the Trailblazer and Blazer, the Chevrolet Seeker will be offered in two RS versions, with a 1.5-liter four-pot

 
Watch BMW i3 Sedan Catch Fire During a Test Drive, Customer Probably Dodged a Bullet
Watch BMW i3 Sedan Catch Fire During a Test Drive, Customer Probably Dodged a Bullet

29 Jul 2022, 09:08 UTC / China-only BMW i3 Sedan caught fire during a test drive, tarnishing the EV reputation as the customer kept streaming the burning car on social media

 
This Volkswagen eVTOL Is the Next Cool Way to Travel Over China
This Volkswagen eVTOL Is the Next Cool Way to Travel Over China

28 Jul 2022, 15:21 UTC / This eVTOL prototype will be able to transport four passengers plus luggage over a distance of up to 200 km (124 miles), in an autonomous and electric way.

 
Audi Q6 Is the Volkswagen Atlas' More Premium Sibling for China
Audi Q6 Is the Volkswagen Atlas' More Premium Sibling for China

26 Jul 2022, 06:45 UTC / China's Audi Q6 is actually bigger than the Q7, and its wheelbase is identical to that of the Volkswagen Atlas, known locally as the Teramont

 
Shanghai Shutdown Forces Toyota To Cancel Some Harrier Orders
Shanghai Shutdown Forces Toyota To Cancel Some Harrier Orders

25 Jul 2022, 15:56 UTC / Toyota Motor Corp. is asking customers whose Harrier order was canceled to switch their orders to the improved model Harrier due this fall

 
Are We Underestimating Elon Musk's Diplomatic Abilities?....Quite Possibly
Are We Underestimating Elon Musk's Diplomatic Abilities?....Quite Possibly

23 Jul 2022, 06:05 UTC / China has one of the largest populations and consumer economies in the world, but many manufacturers face policy hurdles dictated by Beijing

 
Baidu Unveils the Apollo RT6 Robotaxi, a Computer on Wheels With Detachable Steering Wheel
Baidu Unveils the Apollo RT6 Robotaxi, a Computer on Wheels With Detachable Steering Wheel

22 Jul 2022, 08:00 UTC / Baidu unveiled its next-gen, self-driving vehicle. Apollo RT6 is an advanced robotaxi with dozens of sensors and a detachable steering wheel

 
Tesla Reports Better Than Expected Earnings on Price Increases; Overall Revenue Down
Tesla Reports Better Than Expected Earnings on Price Increases; Overall Revenue Down

21 Jul 2022, 07:10 UTC / "It's embarrassing!" is what Tesla's Elon Musk says about the 30% increase in the sticker price of the long-range Model Y in the U.S. to $65,990 (64,645 euro).

 
Fuel Prices Are Coming Down, the West Coast Still Feels the Heat
Fuel Prices Are Coming Down, the West Coast Still Feels the Heat

20 Jul 2022, 22:08 UTC / Disaster’s been avoided – for now! Here’s who got the short end of the stick in the battle for keeping fuel costs under control

 
New Bentleys by Mulliner Speak Mandarin, Celebrate Brand's 20th Anniversary in China
New Bentleys by Mulliner Speak Mandarin, Celebrate Brand's 20th Anniversary in China

15 Jul 2022, 08:49 UTC / Based on the Continental GT, Continental GTC, Flying Spur, and Bentayga, the new special edition models are limited to 80 examples in total

 
Too Good to Be True? Chinese Team Develops Pure Solar-Powered Electric Car
Too Good to Be True? Chinese Team Develops Pure Solar-Powered Electric Car

14 Jul 2022, 15:02 UTC / EVs need a lot of energy, making solar panels not practical to replenish the batteries. A Chinese team thinks otherwise and showed it can be done

 
Tesla Model Y Was China's Best-Selling Vehicle in June, Blowing Away the Competition
Tesla Model Y Was China's Best-Selling Vehicle in June, Blowing Away the Competition

12 Jul 2022, 14:08 UTC / Tesla sold more Model Y crossovers in June than any other car model in China and is gearing up to increase production at Giga Shanghai

 
Zeekr Bringing Vast Array of OTA Updates to 001 Model, Plus Hardware Improvements
Zeekr Bringing Vast Array of OTA Updates to 001 Model, Plus Hardware Improvements

12 Jul 2022, 07:59 UTC / The Zeekr 001 is the world’s first production car equipped with two 7nm autonomous driving chips, enabling the vehicle to self-adapt at speeds of up to 80 mph

 
Audi Breaks Ground on New Electric Vehicle Factory in China; Online in 2024
Audi Breaks Ground on New Electric Vehicle Factory in China; Online in 2024

11 Jul 2022, 09:27 UTC / A newly formed partnership between the German automaker and China FAW Corporation began construction of a new factory in the Chinese city of Changchun