BEIJING (Reuters) - China's parliament passed a controversial law governing foreign non-government organizations, state news agency Xinhua reported on Thursday, without giving details of any amendments.
DS, the new luxury brand of French auto giant PSA Group (formerly PSA Peugeot Citroën), used this week’s 2016 Beijing Auto Show to launch its latest model. The car is a compact hatch not much bigger than DS’s first model, the DS 3. It’s been developed exclusively for the Chinese market where DS also sells the DS 5, DS 5LS...
Anyone who doubts China's relevance to the automotive world just needs to take a wander through the China International Exhibition Center to discover just how important it is. With new cars from the likes of Volkswagen and Lexus on show,...Show More Summary
Chinese billionaire Jia Yueting gained a lot of attention last week when he launched LeSEE, a concept electric car with autonomous driving functions that is also showing at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition this week.Jia, founder of a Netflix-like video site Letv (now called LeEco), is talking about making a [...]
Claire Chu Society, China, United States Beijing's information warfare might soon face an American answer. The Countering Information Warfare Act of 2016 (S.2692) was introduced in the Senate on March 16, and has since been read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will not allow security on the Korean Peninsula to deteriorate, China's President Xi Jinping said on Thursday at a security meeting with foreign ministers from Asia.
The all-new DS 4S has made its official debut at this week’s Beijing motor show, bringing with it a number of new details about the new five-door hatch. Making its first public appearance at last year’s Guangzhou motor show, the 4S is set to be sold exclusively in China, becoming the fourth DS-branded car to […]
peugeot’s stand at the beijing auto show features two new offerings, but each will be reserved for customers in china at this stage. the first is a new sedan version of the 308 small car - described by peugeot as its “core product” for china - which reflects the country’s preference for sedans with roomy rear seats. Show More Summary
They'll Present Parties In Beijing And Shanghai This Weekend In Collaboration With Chinese Multi-disciplinary Platform DART?.
The BBC has an interesting report on ambulance services in Beijing. Up until now, ambulance drivers could decide themselves how much to charge people for their services. I’m assuming these weren’t listed or known beforehand either....Show More Summary
Beijing has been host to a number of pretty cool cars this week, but one of the most interesting has to be Chery’s Future Vision 2030 concept car. The thing looks like a wingless spaceship with some very funky wheels and a spacious, open interior. Show More Summary
Smart used this week’s 2016 Beijing Auto Show to roll out some Brabus-enhanced versions of its ForTwo and ForFour minicars. We’re not talking about the simple appearance packages we saw earlier in the year—this time there’s more power plus some chassis mods. Before you get too excited note that the upgrades are minimal. For...
At the Beijing Motor Show this week, Bentley CEO Wolfgang Durheimer reportedly confirmed that a Speed version of the Bentayga is on its way – with even more power and pace than the leading model on which it will be based. Continue reading...Show More Summary
James Goldrick Security, Asia You decide. China's leadership faces difficult decisions in the South China Sea. China is at some risk of achieving what it sees as a military success at the price of losing the peace. There is increasing...Show More Summary
A meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu in Beijing is not on the agenda, Russian Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.
Elena Allen hopes it will be third time lucky at Rio Olympics after missing out on a skeet shooting medal in Beijing and London.
Chevy revealed this Tron-themed Cruze at the Beijing Motor Show to mark its collaboration with Disney and the opening of a new theme park in Shanghai. Continue reading Chevy Cruze gets the Tron treatment in Beijing Chevy Cruze gets the Tron treatment in Beijing originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 27 Apr 2016 08:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
BMW’s recent move toward mass appeal has struck again. The German automaker has announced at the 2016 Beijing Auto Show a long wheelbase version of its all-new X1 crossover. The X1 LWB, as it’s called, grows by 3.1 inches to accommodate more rear-seat legroom – something blazingly popular in the Chinese culture. Show More Summary
Yet another China-exclusive long-wheelbase sedan has debuted at this week’s 2016 Beijing Auto Show. The latest is the A4 L based on the new “B9” A4. Its wheelbase measures 114 inches in length or about 1.6 in more than on the standard A4. This translates to more interior space for rear-seat passengers. But it’s not just...
An Audi Q3 has been showcased with what is likely one of the more unique concept features at this week’s Beijing motor show – an electric longboard hidden away in the rear bumper. Constructed from carbon-fibre and aluminium, the longboard charges automatically when it is neatly stowed away in the Q3’s rear bumper. Audi claims the […]