Category Archives: SAIC

SGMW’s Sedan Project Disclosed


It may come as a surprise to many that SAIC-General Motors-Wuling Automobile Co. (SGMW), a joint venture of the three companies in its name, built and sold more vehicles than any other automakers in China last year– about 1 million units. One major reason that its logo still looks less familiar than many others is […]

Shanghai Volkswagen Plans for Skoda Yeti Production in 2011


Images of Skoda’s Yeti mini SUV, believed to be from a production application for the year 2011 prepared by Shanghai Volkswagen, have been disclosed on several Chinese auto web sites. They provide convincing proof that Yeti will be the fourth Skoda model to have Chinese-made versions. In Europe Yeti shares platform with VW’s Tiguan, which […]

A Virtual Tour of the SAIC-GM World Expo Pavilion


As China has officially become GM’s largest and most lucrative market, it is only natural to expect its strong presence at the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, where its China headquarters are based. The SAIC-GM pavilion, built at an expense of 22 million US dollars, stages high tech, multimedia (including 3D) shows around the theme […]