All China articles – Page 9

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    First Sight: Daimler-BYD electric car design renderings leak out


    Computer renderings of an electric car, being jointly developed by BYD Co., a Chinese battery and car producer that began making cars only less than a decade ago, and Daimler AG with more than a century of experience - were leaked for the second time this year. The car marks ...

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    BMW DesignworksUSA heads to China


    In light of its growth within China, BMW plans to open a DesignworksUSA studio in the country. Building on its studio portfolio of Los Angeles, Munich and Singapore, the Shanghai studio will be added to the repertoire in the second half of 2011.

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    Studio Tour: Shanghai Volkswagen


    On our recent tour of the automotive design industry of Shanghai, China, CDN paid a visit to the studio one of the most established foreign Joint Ventures (JVs) in China - Shanghai Volkswagen.

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    Essay: China Design Now - Part II


    Arriving in Beijing Capital International Airport, specifically the gargantuan Foster and Partners-designed Terminal 3, it's difficult to know what to expect. Of course airports are designed to make the transition of people from all four corners of the globe feel like they're in no-man's land; the real journey begins not ...

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    Nissan opens new design studio in Beijing


    Another piece of evidence of the Beijing studio's potential: an edgy crossover car the center's designers developed, inspired by a very popular Chinese street art form called jianzhi - a type of paper cutting. The nameless car - a pure design exercise at this point, according to Nakamura - is ...

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    Interior Motives China Conference Day Two


    Cathy Huang, president of CBI China Bridge, chaired the day's second session, which looked at how far vehicle designers' roles extend into other areas of the brand.

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    GM China opens Advanced Design Center in Shanghai


    General Motors China has opened a new advanced design studio as part of the establishment of its Advanced Technical Center in Shanghai.

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    Essay: China Design Now


    To spend a week in Shanghai and profess to have collated enough information and spoken to enough people to understand the intricacies of China's culture and politics to provide an overview of the country's car design industry here would be laughable for its ignorance.

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    Car Design Awards China 2014 Update: Internships up for grabs


    We're happy to announce the winners of the 2014 Car Design Awards China contest will be rewarded with an internship from Daimler, Geely, Qoros, Volkswagen, UD Trucks, Johnson Controls or JAC.

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    Who's Where: Pierre Leclercq is Great Wall's VP and design director


    Pierre Leclercq has been appointed vice president and head of design at Great Wall Motors. Splitting his time between the company's studio in Baoding, China, and a Shanghai-based satellite studio, he reports directly to chairman Wei Jianjun.

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    SAIC Roewe-MG Cup design competition winners announced


    The results of SAIC's Roewe-MG Cup design competition are in, with East China Normal University student Sun Jiajun taking top honors with his 850 Celebration concept.

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    Design an MG sports car for 2025, win a scholarship and internship at SAIC


    SAIC has announced its second university student design competition. To be in with a shout, SAIC wants students to design a dream sports car or GT car for the MG brand to be launched in 2025. The brief asks for a concept that must not only must reference MG's history ...

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    Who's Where: Ramon Ginah leads latest round of Great Wall Motors appointments


    Great Wall Motors has appointed Ramon Ginah as its new interior design director as part of a new wave of recruitments to the Chinese brand.

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    Chris Bangle begins work with Changan Automobile on its design strategy and methodology


    Chris Bangle is to consult with Changan Automobile to help develop its design strategy and processes in his first official automotive project since leaving BMW in 2009.