China’s automakers may run out of gas

December 9, 2009

China's passenger cars sales almost doubled in November, thanks to major government incentives. But these will be hard to replicate next year.

Safe Volvo a risk bet for China’s Geely

November 2, 2009

Shares in Geely Automobile have risen some 40 percent in the past month partly on hopes the Chinese carmaker’s parent company will buy Volvo. Ford has named Geely as preferred bidder for the Swedish marque. But on this occasion it could be better to travel hopefully than to arrive.