Beijing Auto Expo opens, focusing on "green" technology
With the latest models and techniques at the show, the eleventh Beijing Auto Show, or Auto China 2010, officially kicked off in Beijing on Sunday. The Expo, with a theme of "Imagining the Green Future" this year, will focus on clean energy vehicles.[more]
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New energy autos

Dozens of new cars to make global debut at Beijing Auto Expo
Global automobile giants' attraction to China has been underscored by the fact 89 vehicles will make their global debut at Auto China 2010 in Beijing later this month, organizers said Thursday.The Beijing Auto Expo, held every other year, will take place at the Beijing China International Exhibition Center from April 25 to May 2 this year.[more]

Concept vehicles

Automakers showcase new models at Beijing show
Automakers plan to unveil dozens of new models at the Beijing auto show this weekend as foreign producers look to surging China to drive slack global sales and local brands try to raise their profile following Geely's purchase of Volvo. The show has quickly become a premier global event as explosive sales growth propelled China, a country with almost no private cars 15 years ago, past the United States in 2009 to become the world's top auto market.[more]