2013 Shanghai Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/623381/more en Hybrid Supercar Brings Italian Credentials to China http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/hybrid-supercar-brings-italian-credentials-china <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The auto maker will offer a 6.0L V-12 with an electric motor integrated into the gearbox and a 3.8L twin-turbocharged V-6 version outfitted with two electric motors on the front axle for permanent 4-wheel drive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/hybrid-supercar-brings-italian-credentials-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/hybrid-supercar-brings-italian-credentials-china#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology China Italy 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Design Globalization Hybrid Vehicles Product Development Cecomp Claudio Lombardi Giovanni Forneris Icona Vulcano Samuel Chuffart Tecnocad Progetti Teresio Gaudio Mon, 29 Apr 2013 09:28:00 +0000 760751 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Only five Vulcanos slated for production.</strong></p> Hyundai Mistra Midsize Sedan Unveiled at Shanghai Show Slated for Production http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/hyundai-mistra-midsize-sedan-unveiled-shanghai-show-slated-production <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The concept vehicle, jointly designed and developed by the Hyundai’s R&D center in Namyang, South Korea, and the Beijing Hyundai technical center in China, targets young urban dwellers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/hyundai-mistra-midsize-sedan-unveiled-shanghai-show-slated-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/hyundai-mistra-midsize-sedan-unveiled-shanghai-show-slated-production#comments Public Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology China Hyundai 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Exterior Future Products Beijing Hyundai Hyundai Mistra Shanghai auto show Mon, 22 Apr 2013 16:10:00 +0000 757541 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Mistra name in Chinese is Mingtu, and means integrity and quality.</strong></p> Ford Unveils Escort Concept at Shanghai Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-unveils-escort-concept-shanghai-auto-show <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The auto maker says the concept car is aimed at a growing segment that already accounts for sales of 5.5 million units annually.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-unveils-escort-concept-shanghai-auto-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-unveils-escort-concept-shanghai-auto-show#comments Public Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology China Ford 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Future Products Gasoline Globalization Turbocharger Vehicle Assembly Sat, 20 Apr 2013 01:31:00 +0000 756991 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Escort concept meant to appeal to Chinese consumers who want stylish, but unpretentious vehicle.</strong></p> VW Styles Up CrossBlue CUV for Shanghai Show http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/vw-styles-crossblue-cuv-shanghai-show <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The concept features a plug-in gasoline-electric hybrid, boasting 415 hp and up to 79-mpg fuel efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/vw-styles-crossblue-cuv-shanghai-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/vw-styles-crossblue-cuv-shanghai-show#comments Public Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology China Volkswagen 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Hybrid Vehicles Fri, 19 Apr 2013 18:22:00 +0000 756941 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>CrossBlue Coupe seats five.</strong></p> GM to Introduce Buick Riviera Global Concept at Shanghai Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/gm-introduce-buick-riviera-global-concept-shanghai-auto-show <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developed at the Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center in Shanghai, the concept combines a sleek, “flowing water” design with GMs’ plug-in hybrid-electric-vehicle propulsion system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/gm-introduce-buick-riviera-global-concept-shanghai-auto-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/gm-introduce-buick-riviera-global-concept-shanghai-auto-show#comments Public Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology China Buick 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Exterior Future Products Hybrid Vehicles Interior Materials Buick Riveriera Shanghai GM Fri, 19 Apr 2013 15:31:00 +0000 756751 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>GM says Riviera concept previews Buick&rsquo;s future design language.</strong></p> BAIC Concept 900 to Be Unveiled at Shanghai Show Uses Mercedes Architecture http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/baic-concept-900-be-unveiled-shanghai-show-uses-mercedes-architecture <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The concept is a 4-seat limousine of about 16 ft. in length. It is built on the Mercedes E-Class platform, which the German luxury maker is considering offering to its Chinese JV partner for use in future cars. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/baic-concept-900-be-unveiled-shanghai-show-uses-mercedes-architecture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/baic-concept-900-be-unveiled-shanghai-show-uses-mercedes-architecture#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology China Italy Mitsubishi Fuso 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Design Future Products Globalization BAIC Concept 900 Fri, 19 Apr 2013 10:17:00 +0000 756061 at http://wardsauto.com Torino Design Behind New Chery QQ http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/torino-design-behind-new-chery-qq <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The studio took its inspiration from cartoon characters, creating a smiling front end surrounded by smooth and rounded features for the second-generation car.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/torino-design-behind-new-chery-qq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/torino-design-behind-new-chery-qq#comments Public Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology China Italy Chery 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Thu, 18 Apr 2013 10:01:00 +0000 755121 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Cartoon-inspired new-generation Chery QQ.</strong></p> Citroen Woos China With Premium DS Brand http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/citroen-woos-china-premium-ds-brand <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The “Wild Ruby” DS concept will be the star of the Citroen stand at the Shanghai auto show next week. The brand is tying itself to the tradition of French luxury, saying the SUV was “conceived in Paris, capital of fashion and jewelry.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/citroen-woos-china-premium-ds-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/citroen-woos-china-premium-ds-brand#comments Public Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology China France Citroen Sales & Marketing 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Future Products Hybrid Vehicles Vehicle Assembly citroen DS line Thu, 11 Apr 2013 15:59:00 +0000 751621 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>DS SUV Concept to be built in China in 2014.</strong></p> Revamped Skoda Superb on Docket for Shanghai Show http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/revamped-skoda-superb-docket-shanghai-show <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The modernized Superb boasts the brand’s new design language, with revised grille, badging, lighting, bumpers, front fenders and hood.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/revamped-skoda-superb-docket-shanghai-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/revamped-skoda-superb-docket-shanghai-show#comments Public Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology China Czech Republic Skoda 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Thu, 04 Apr 2013 16:55:00 +0000 747661 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Revised Superb wagon and sedan reach European markets in June.</strong></p> Maserati to Launch Ghibli Sport Sedan at Shanghai Show http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/maserati-launch-ghibli-sport-sedan-shanghai-show <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Shanghai Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new addition to the Maserati range has been developed in cooperation with Chrysler engineering. The platform also will serve as the starting point for a new Alfa Romeo flagship.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/maserati-launch-ghibli-sport-sedan-shanghai-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/maserati-launch-ghibli-sport-sedan-shanghai-show#comments Public Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology China Italy Maserati 2013 Shanghai Auto Show Diesel Thu, 04 Apr 2013 15:08:00 +0000 747591 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Ghibli meant to be the volume model in Maserati&rsquo;s lineup.</strong></p>