Your next Mini could be sourced from a plant in China if a report from Bloomberg proves accurate. Mini’s BMW Group parent is allegedly in talks with Chinese automaker Great Wall Motor over a deal to start Mini production in China, for local sale as well as export. The majority of Minis are produced at a plant in Oxford, United Kingdom, with...
Luxury German carmaker BMW is in talks to produce its Mini models in China in partnership with Great Wall Motor Co., the Chinese carmaker confirmed on Friday. David Pollard reports. Video provided by Reuters
German luxury automaker BMW is seeking to establish a joint venture with China’s Great Wall Motor. The prospective deal focuses specifically on electric vehicles, according to sources familiar with the matter. A cooperative relationship with...Show More Summary
Kia has expanded its design team under supremo Peter Schreyer, announcing Pierre Leclercq as its new Head of Styling. Confirmed in September, Leclerq’s appointment follows a four-year stint with Chinese manufacturer Great Wall Motors and a lengthy tour with BMW. The Belgian-born designer was most recently in the spotlight for his work with Haval, revealing […]
Fiat Chrysler (FCA) said on Friday it would evaluate any inquiries about potential transactions, but did not have anything to add to its previous comments on reported interest from China's Great Wall Motor in its Jeep brand.
So, a Chinese automobile manufacturer, Great Wall Motors, would totally love it if Fiat Chrysler Automobiles flung the Jeep brand its way. Who wouldn’t? In the mid-1980s, Jeep was the ruby in AMC’s crown, and its new (and highly profitable)...Show More Summary
As Fiat Chrysler searches for a partner — and China's Great Wall Motor says it's looking — the Jeep owner faces the thorny issue of timing.
In what is almost certainly going to be little more than a faint memory in the minds of devoted readers at AmericasJeepLovers.org, the potential relationship between Wang Fengying’s Great Wall Motors Co. and Sergio Marchionne’s Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has taken a turn for the less likely already. Show More Summary
Chinese automaker Great Wall Motor has not contacted Fiat Chrysler's board nor has it signed any agreements with the Italian-American automaker, it said on Tuesday.
China's Great Wall Motor Company (GWM) is interested in bidding for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), a company official said yesterday, confirming earlier reports that it is pursuing all or part of the owner of brands, including Jeep and truckmaker Ram. Show More Summary
BEIJING (AFP) - Great Wall Motor Company, China's seventh-largest carmaker, specialises in urban SUVs and wants to move upmarket -- which could explain its apparent interest in the Jeep brand. [ more › ]
In the week that’s elapsed since initial reports surfaced of a Chinese automaker planning a takeover of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Geely, Dongfeng, and Guangzhou Automobile Group have all taken themselves out of the running. Automotive...Show More Summary
A deal would give Great Wall Motor Co. a foothold abroad and help China become a global force in the industry. But Jeep’s parent company said there had been no overtures.
Fiat Chrysler is up more than 4% on Monday morning after Great Wall Motors confirmed that it is interested in acquiring at least part of the company. The interest focuses on Fiat's Jeep and Ram brands of offroad vehicles and trucks.Show More Summary
Fiat Chrysler shares were up Monday morning, after another Chinese carmaker confirmed its interest in buying the company. China's Great Wall Motor told Reuters Monday that it had interest in acquiring the company. "With respect to this case, we currently have an intention to acquire. Show More Summary
Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motors is considering making a bid to buy Fiat Chrysler's Jeepunit, spokespeople for the company said Monday, in a possible ambitious new step onto the global stage for China's fast-growing auto brands. Great Wall has yet to formally declare its interest in Jeep, but...
Fiat Chrysler has not been approached by China's Great Wall Motor regarding its Jeep brand nor any other matters relating to its business, the company said.
China's Great Wall Motor signalled on Monday its intention to make an ambitious acquisition deal with Italian-American car maker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles following a report that it wants to buy the Jeep brand. An agreement would beShow More Summary
China's Great Wall Motor is interested in acquiring Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), a Great Wall official told Reuters on Monday.
China's Great Wall Motor signalled on Monday its intention to make an ambitious offer to buy all or part of Italian-American car maker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. A deal would be a major coup for the Chinese auto industry but it may cause...Show More Summary