Business / Auto Data

Bentley in high gear despite fall in sales

[2014-02-18 16:01]

Bentley opened 12 showrooms in the country in just four months in 2013. Total new showrooms around the world in the same period were only 14.

China's January auto sales at record high

[2014-02-13 16:29]

China's auto sales logged a new monthly record in January in a sign of robust demands in the world's biggest auto market, new data showed Thursday.

Vehicle sales accelerate to record

[2014-02-13 08:27]

Last month,a total of 1,881,835 vehicles were sold in China, an upswing of 10.1 percent year-on-year, and 3.7 percent higher than December's sales figures.

GM says Jan China car sales up 12% YOY

[2014-02-12 14:07]

General Motors Co and its Chinese joint ventures sold 348,061 vehicles in China in January, a 12 percent increase from a year earlier.

Toyota eyes record profit for fiscal year '13

[2014-02-04 16:37]

Toyota Motor Corp said Tuesday that it is set to make a record operating profit of 2.4 trillion yen ($23.7 billion) for the fiscal 2013 through March.

Chrysler Group sees 11% rise in '14 revenue to $80b

[2014-01-30 14:07]

Chrysler Group LLC, which is owned by Fiat SpA, on Wednesday said its revenue would rise 11 percent to about $80 billion in 2014.

Discounts yield rebound for foreign car sales

[2014-01-30 02:43]

Vehicle imports grew 7.3 percent to 1.17 million last year, with a strong rebound in the fourth quarter helping make up for a decline in the first half, China Automobile Trading Co Ltd said.

DFM experiences rapid development

[2014-01-27 18:31]

Donefeng Motor saw a 15 percent increase in car sales in 2013, and the company has set its sales target at 3.8 million vehicles for 2014.

Toyota retains global auto sales crown in 2013

[2014-01-24 15:14]

The Japanese carmaker sales rose two percent to 9.98 million and beat out US rivals General Motors Co and German Volkswagen AG for the second year.

Honda overtakes Toyota in Thailand sales

[2014-01-23 17:38]

Toyota has lost its passenger-car crown in Thailand to arch-rival Honda for the first time in history, finishing about 3,000 units behind.

Brilliance Auto Group reports strong sales in 2013

[2014-01-22 22:03]

Brilliance Auto Group in Shenyang, Liaoning province, announced on Tuesday that it sold 777,000 cars last year with a sales volume of 128 billion yuan ($21.15 billion).

Renault's budget cars power global sales gain

[2014-01-22 11:28]

The French brand vehicle sales rose 3.1 percent in 2013 and pledged further growth this year after its low-cost cars helped the company defy a European slump.

Hongqi H7 sedan's 2013 sales bumpy

[2014-01-20 19:49]

FAW has sold about 3,000 Hongqi H7 sedans in 2013, barely touching the company's bottom line, China Business News reported Monday.

GM's global 2013 sales rise 4%

[2014-01-15 15:08]

The US carmaker's global sales grew 4 percent in 2013 on strong demand in the world's two largest auto markets, China and the United States.

GM's Chevy brand posted record global sales in 2013

[2014-01-15 15:07]

Chevrolet sold 4,984,126 vehicles globally in 2013, an increase of less than 1 percent over 2012.

Geely 2013 sales hit top gear with 14% growth

[2014-01-15 14:17]

Sales of China's largest private carmaker Geely Holding Group increased 14 percent year-on-year in 2013 to 549,518 units.

Fast forward for VW in car sales league

[2014-01-15 07:19]

China's vehicle market revived last year, surprising analysts with double-digit growth. The year also saw a reversal of fortunes for two global leaders.

China's 2014 auto sales may rise 10%

[2014-01-11 15:16]

Auto market in China is expected to grow 10 percent in 2014, driven by strong domestic demand, according to CAAM.

Bentley's record year-posts 19% global growth

[2014-01-10 15:33]

Bentley Motors has delivered 10,120 cars worldwide, the highest figure in its 95-year history, reinforcing its position as the leading manufacturer of luxury vehicles.

VW's Audi, Porsche to keep growing after top 2013 sales

[2014-01-10 15:30]

Volkswagen's flagship luxury car brands Audi and Porsche aim to keep sales growing this year helped by overseas demand and new models.