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VW recalls 4.86 million vehicles in China over airbag concerns

BEIJING, China: Volkswagen will recall almost five million vehicles in China over airbag concerns, dealing a new blow to the German automaker in the world's largest car market...

18 Sep 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Tesla fixes security in Model S after Chinese hack

A Chinese security team has hacked a Tesla Model S and revealed several vulnerabilities in the luxury electric car...

22 Sep 2016

CHINA

Volvo Cars to launch autonomous driving experiment in China

Volvo Cars plans to launch China's most advanced autonomous driving experiment in which local drivers will test autonomous driving cars on public roads in everyday driving conditions...

11 Apr 2016

CHINA

China punishes Audi, Chrysler for 'monopoly' acts

SHANGHAI, CHINA: China stepped up pressure on foreign car manufacturers in the world's biggest car market, pledging to punish German luxury brand Audi and Chrysler of the United States for what it alleged was "monopoly behaviour".

7 Aug 2014

CHINA

VW recalls 384,181 vehicles in China

SHANGHAI, CHINA: Volkswagen said on Wednesday (20 March) that it will recall 384,181 vehicles in China because of gearbox defects, marking the German car manufacturer's biggest ever recall.

21 Mar 2013

CHINA

Renault recalls 60,000 cars in China

BEIJING, CHINA: French car manufacturer Renault has begun recalling more than 60,000 cars exported to China over problems with their fuel gauge sensors, China's consumer quality watchdog said, according to state media.

11 Feb 2013