Chinese Auto Industry

American Voicesautomotiveindustrychina ISSUE 41•35 Sep 5, 2005

Chinese carmakers are beginning to increase production volume, raise quality-control standards, and export cars to Europe, with the hope of becoming a major player in the auto industry in the coming years. What do you think?

  • “Hmm, a U.S. Navy fighter jet crashes in China and five years later they know how to make cars. Coincidence?”

    Kevin Bellisle –
    Police Officer

  • “They want to make China the new Detroit, which is fine with me since I never saw much good in the Detroit we have now.”

    Geraldine Watts –
    Administrative Assistant

  • “Man, I knew the Asians could do cool stuff with folded paper, but that's just nuts.”

    Karl Nevers –
    Accountant