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Premium audio brand Morel is eyeing to set its tone in the Philippine market. Morel officials Samuel Tan, Chief Technical Officer, Nir Paz, Director of Sales and Marketing; and Rod Chiong of GW2 Trading, the exclusive distributor of Morel Audio in the country relaunched the brand in the local market, …

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You’d think that with all the choices available, people will have had enough with the oversaturated crossover segment. And yet when a new one comes along, it’s all that everyone can talk about (in the automotive industry, at least). Case in point: when Geely announced that it was introducing the …

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One by one, Chinese car manufacturers that failed to make their mark locally are re-establishing their presence in the country. Hot on the heels of Geely‘s example, this time, it’s Chery‘s turn to stage a comeback. Partnering with United Asia Automotive Group, Inc. (UAAGI), Chery’s return marks the fourth reintroduction of …

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Swedish carmaker Volvo will team up with Chinese conglomerate Geely to create a standalone business that merges the existing combustion engine operations of both companies. The resulting merger seeks to establish a new global supplier that will develop the next generation of combustion engines and hybrid powertrains. According to Volvo, …

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Chinese car brand Geely made its return to the Philippines official yesterday with the launch of the Geely Coolray, a compact crossover that’s packed with features that aren’t out of place of most midsize and even full-size luxury SUVs at a price point that isn’t too far off of most …

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Last July, Sojitz G Auto Phillippines (SGAP) was officially appointed as the importer and distributor of Geely cars in the Philippines. And yesterday, September 25, SGAP formally celebrated the launch of the Geely brand locally by introducing its very first model to the Philippine market: the Geely Coolray compact crossover. …

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Swedish carmaker Volvo is recalling a total of 507,000 vehicles worldwide because of a plastic component in the engine that may melt and deform under intense heat, a spokesman from the company said. The company, which is owned by China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., said that under extreme conditions, …

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British supercar maker Lotus was acquired by Chinese automotive brand Geely in 2017, and the combo is now unveiling the first fruit of that union with the new Lotus Evija. Pronounced as ‘e-vi-ya,’ the car is poised to become the most powerful production car in the world, and the look …

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Geely was launched in our market back in 2011. Unfortunately, it failed to take off and got drowned by the barrage of other imported cars from the Five-Starred Red Flag. Now, Japan’s Sojitz aims to try its luck managing the Chinese city car brand and bring in its cars for …

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Since 2010, Chinese car brand Geely has been snapping up company purchases at a record pace. Beginning in 2010, through the guidance of its CEO Li Shufu, Geely acquired Swedish make Volvo from Ford Motor Co. for $1.8 billion. Since then, it has established stakes in more than a handful …

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Will local, “Made in China” vehicles one day surpass foreign car brands in the Chinese market? There’s a big possibility they can, according to a study conducted by J.D. Power. And its prediction? Chinese local car makers will catch up–or even surpass–many of the popular global car brands by 2020. …

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The deal that could potentially save the ailing Lotus car brand could finally push through this month. If and when the deal concludes, Zhejiang Geely Holding, owners of Geely and Volvo, will own a 51 percent stake in the UK sports car manufacturer. “This is fantastic, the best thing that …

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