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  1. Chan's the man in drive for charity

    Posted Sep 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa in Shanghai HK action star helps raise $2 million Movie star Jackie Chan took centre stage in a charity race at the fourth leg of the All China Motor Racing series yesterday. ... immediately after the one-hour charity event was completed, despite the fact that the two-day motor racing extravaganza had a number of races still to go. Chan, one of the world's top action ...

  2. A1 may double up in China

    Posted Apr 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... motor racing portfolio to further promote the city's gambling and tourism industry.' On the track, despite being roared on by an estimated crowd of 80,000 at Shanghai International ... Meryl Chow China could become the first country to host two A1 Grand Prix events in a single season, with Macau a possible venue for the other race, the championship's founder said. ...

  3. What changes have you seen since the handover?

    Posted May 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with no racetrack, HK has had an extraordinary record in motor racing with the sport going from strength to strength. There are a number of young drivers coming through like Ross Jamison and Darryl ...

  4. China gears for racing boom

    Posted Sep 26th 2004, 12:00am by Noel Prentice

    ... Noel Prentice in Shanghai FIA boss Max Mosley sees today's race as the start of a huge surge in interest The booming middle class will lead the motorsport revolution in China, FIA ... would do all it could to help the Federation of Automobile Sports China (FASC) to take advantage of this historic moment in motor sport. 'The main thing is to get public interest,' he ...

  5. Mainland taking to sailing with a vengeance

    Posted Aug 14th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Coonan

    ... monohulls, has sanctioned a race starting in March next year at London's Canary Wharf and finishing in Shanghai 60 days later. 'The Open 60 class is to sailing what Formula One is to motor sport, with fast boats and heroic skippers and the race is sure to encourage greater interest in sailing in China,' says Gordon Moultrie, race director for the China Cup, who ...

  6. Banks bullish on car parts trade

    Posted May 05th 2006, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... and trucks, was seeing a boom in the passenger car market. 'This is an opportunity for car parts suppliers,' he said. Foreign carmakers such as Volkswagen and Toyota Motor Corp, seeking ... Norstar Founders Group and Beijing Automotive Industry Corp-Benz Daimler Chrysler Automobile (BAIC-Benz) may be the shape of things to come. With China racing to build its own global car brand, ...

  7. Business - Companies

    Late into China market, Ford plays catch up

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 02:01pm by AP

    ... Dee-Ann Durbin in Chongqing Ford aims to double market share in China Dave Schoch has one of the toughest jobs at Ford Motor Co.: catching the competition in the world’s biggest car ... Years of corporate chaos and financial trouble slowed Ford’s entry into China as its rivals gained a foothold. Together, General Motors and Volkswagen control a third of China’s market. ...

  8. Technology Digest

    Posted Aug 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... manager of networks at Nokia. Harbin tech to build beijing airport rail link Harbin Tech Full Electric, a subsidiary of Nasdaq-listed motor maker Harbin Electric, has entered into a joint ... Electric is responsible for designing and manufacturing certain components of the system, including the high-power linear traction motors, track reaction plates, the body of the test vehicle, ...

  9. Shanghai cruisers yet to change gear for fast lane

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and in record numbers, the Chinese are taking to the road in scenes last witnessed during America's 1950s heyday for the automobile. Today, organisers of the grandest, richest motor club of them ... for the government-owned company that hosts the high adrenalin race in China, and for the F1 juggernaut and its sponsors, including new Shanghai title race sponsor, Swiss bank UBS. All are desperately keen to see ...

  10. A nation's driving force

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... has been matched with a passion for motoring. The latest models of almost every make imaginable, from Kias to Cayennes, cruise the city streets at all hours. There are now close to 20 million ... each year, is expected to be second only to the US next year. And the Porsche series helps spread the brand name- and the good will. 'Race weekends like this give people in China ...




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