DETROIT — Chang'an Automotive Ltd., maker of the Alto minicar, has a goal to have every Chinese family own their own car. “That's why we make small passenger cars,” says Zhu Huarong, Chang'an Auto's director of vehicle development. Zhu was in Detroit recently to attend the international Society of Automotive Engineers annual conference. “We believe there is a good potential in this segment,” he says. Indeed. A recent survey conducted in China shows Alto as one of the top four ...

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