Motion from the great leap sideways has China unseating Japan as the number two world market for automobiles. Profits from massive sales of box fans and plastic ice trays at your local hypermegamart have propelled the growing Chinese middle class into an automobile buying frenzy. If current trends continue China could overtake the United States as the number one market for motor vehicles in 2015. GM and Ford have both seen sales growth in the burgeoning market, which has experienced a lightning evolution from a bicycle kingdom to a driving nation never disappointed.
China Surging in Car Market [DetNews]
Waiting for the Great Leap Sideways: Changfeng Motor Takes On Detroit [Internal]