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Electric Geely Panda in the Works
Electric Geely Panda in the Works

21 Jul 2009, 09:56 UTC / Chinese companies, who made the headlines every once in a while with their assault of takeover proposals for European automakers, are following the same trend as the rest of the automotive industry ...

 
Geely to Offer $2Bn for Volvo
Geely to Offer $2Bn for Volvo

17 Jul 2009, 08:25 UTC / After it repeatedly denied it had plans to buy Volvo, Chinese manufacturer Geely is now getting ready to submit a bid for Ford's Swedish subsidiary Volvo, according to a report by The Wall Stre...

 
Geely GE to Use DSI Transmission
Geely GE to Use DSI Transmission

1 Jul 2009, 14:37 UTC / Remember Geely GE? Thought it was just a Chinese prank, a type of "we can do it too, Rolls"? Well, wrong... The Phantom Clone is coming, probably sometimes next yeat and will make use of t...

 
London Cabs Turn Chinese
London Cabs Turn Chinese

22 Jun 2009, 08:36 UTC / One of the most iconic London "brand", the black cab, is about to lose some of its appeal as it will no longer be appanage of the British capital. Since last week, Geely Automobile and Man...

 
All Your Cars Are Belong to Us...
All Your Cars Are Belong to Us...

18 Jun 2009, 06:49 UTC / ... would be an appropriate tagline for the upcoming Chinese invasion. Yes, I'm well aware that the original phrase ("All your base are belong to us", ed) was quoted from a Japanese v...

 
Almost Official: Geely Buys Volvo
Almost Official: Geely Buys Volvo

17 Jun 2009, 14:18 UTC / After months of uncertainty, Volvo is close to finding its new owner. Fortunately, or unfortunately depending on your point of view on the matter, the Swedish manufacturer, often regarded as one of ...

 
Saab: Bidder, Bidder, Where Art Thou?
Saab: Bidder, Bidder, Where Art Thou?

18 May 2009, 13:00 UTC / The Saab struggle may very well become longer (although not as glamorous) than the ones of American manufacturers GM and Chrysler. After repeated statements in which two, three, ten, countless compa...

 
Geely Denies Bids for Volvo, Saab
Geely Denies Bids for Volvo, Saab

15 May 2009, 15:05 UTC / The Chinese automaker Geely, who has been often linked with either a Volvo or Saab acquisition, recently denied all rumors claiming it has submitted bids for one – or even both as some media r...

 
Five Bidders for Volvo, Geely Among Them. Or Not
Five Bidders for Volvo, Geely Among Them. Or Not

7 May 2009, 14:52 UTC / Volvo may be in new hands by the end of June, according to inside sources cited by Autonews. Among them, the same sources claim that Chinese manufacturer Geely is among the five remaining bidders. ...

 
Geely Visits Saab, Hints at Potential Agreement
Geely Visits Saab, Hints at Potential Agreement

30 Apr 2009, 09:30 UTC / After months of uncertainty regarding Saab's future, here we have the first official name that might become Saab's long-desired parent in the near future: Chinese auto group Geely has visi...

 
Geely Continues Nonsense Controversy, Says It Doesn’t Copy Rolls
Geely Continues Nonsense Controversy, Says It Doesn’t Copy Rolls

26 Apr 2009, 10:46 UTC / Even if the whole word sees it, even if the similarities between the so-called Geely GE and Rolls Royce Phantom are shockingly obvious and even if the luxury car manufacturer is already thinking at ...

 
Chinese Clone: Geely Reinvents the Classic, Rolls Reinvents the Lawsuit
Chinese Clone: Geely Reinvents the Classic, Rolls Reinvents the Lawsuit

24 Apr 2009, 07:58 UTC / Somebody finally decided to take action against those Chinese companies who think that stealing is a good thing... Rolls-Royce is some kind of hero for car aficionados around the world who had a dej...

 
Geely GE Limo - Perfect Rolls-Royce Phantom Clone
Geely GE Limo - Perfect Rolls-Royce Phantom Clone

1 Apr 2009, 15:04 UTC / We all know that Chinese manufacturer have their very own quality when it comes to cloning certain models and launching them under different brand but this one seems to be a bit too exaggerate. Alth...

 
Ford in Advanced Talks to Sell Volvo
Ford in Advanced Talks to Sell Volvo

26 Mar 2009, 14:11 UTC / Ford is again claiming that somebody is interested in buying Volvo, confirming it has moved a step closer to selling the company but refused to provide clear details regarding the buyers. A February...

 
Volvo Wants to Go Up 10 Percent in China
Volvo Wants to Go Up 10 Percent in China

12 Mar 2009, 10:59 UTC / Not only the Chinese manufacturers are taking interest in Volvo, as rumors go. The Chinese economy seems as attractive to the Swedish company as it does for Chery, Geely, Dongfeng and Changan, the c...

 
Chery Gets Approval to Buy Volvo?
Chery Gets Approval to Buy Volvo?

8 Mar 2009, 08:15 UTC / There must be some truth about the rumors after all. The increasing speculation about more Chinese based car manufacturers taking interest in Ford’s Volvo got another boost yesterday, as sourc...

 
Geely Denies Interest in Volvo
Geely Denies Interest in Volvo

5 Mar 2009, 10:47 UTC / After weeks of rumors surfacing about more Chinese auto manufacturers taking interest in Ford's sale of Volvo, Geely Automobile Group decided to deny once again its interest in the sale. Geely ...

 
Volvo Buyer Expected in April
Volvo Buyer Expected in April

25 Feb 2009, 14:48 UTC / Ford's intention of selling Volvo has stirred a lot of interest in automotive industry... Wait, it didn't... It did, but rumors surrounding the future owner of the company are so blurry n...

 
Chinese Chery Wants Volvo
Chinese Chery Wants Volvo

16 Feb 2009, 12:00 UTC / Ford's decision to sell its Volvo brand has stirred things quite a bit in communist-capitalist mixed China. If the beginning of the month brought rumors about Geely Automobile Holdings' in...

 
Geely Wants Volvo. Does Not! Does To!...
Geely Wants Volvo. Does Not! Does To!...

6 Feb 2009, 12:54 UTC / Ford's plans to sell its Volvo car unit are no longer a secret for some time now, as the company's financial problems keep pilling up. No one seems to be very interested though, as so far ...