Buy A Tesla In Shanghai So You Don't Pay $15,000 For A License Plate

Want a car in Shanghai, but don't want to pay as much as $15,000 U.S. for a license plate? Then you need a Tesla Model S, friend! » 5/09/14 9:58am 5/09/14 9:58am

See All Of Shanghai In One Amazing Timelapse

From the view out of its taxi cabs, to the paths of its ferries, from the top of its skyscrapers, to the kitchens of its tiniest restaurants. This is Shanghai, all in one timelapse. » 6/05/13 2:04pm 6/05/13 2:04pm

Chinese Government Uses Scary Crash GIFs To Demonstrate Road Hazards

The Pudong Highway Patrol of Shanghai broke the news of a one-vehicle accident along with a series of instructional image macros on its blog as a GIF. This is road safety for the modern internet. » 7/18/12 4:20pm 7/18/12 4:20pm

Did That Horse Just Kick My Brand New Ferrari?

This Ferrari 458 Italia was just sitting, minding its own business on a busy Shanghai street when a horse kicked it. What provoked the horse? Perhaps that bull in the background goaded it. » 6/05/12 9:30am 6/05/12 9:30am

This Image Makes Me Want to Fly Away

I don't know who made this image or how. I just know that it's now making the rounds and I wanted to share it with you because it's simply a magnificent shot. It's even more impressive in HD: » 7/04/11 10:30am 7/04/11 10:30am

The booth professionals of the Shanghai Motor Show

What the Shanghai Motor Show lacked in relevant reveals, it more than made up for in gorgeous and tasteful Booth Professionals captured by a pair of photographers from the Associated Press and Getty who apparently have no qualms about shooting them from whatever angle they deem appropriate. » 4/22/11 3:00pm 4/22/11 3:00pm

Extended Wheelbase Rolls-Royce Ghost gives you 6.7 inches

Give Rolls-Royce credit, they know where the market is. Thus they debuted the Extended Wheelbase Ghost in China, where that extra 6.7 inches is going to go a long way. » 4/19/11 2:15pm 4/19/11 2:15pm

Mercedes concept car breaks down on stage

Mercedes had everything they needed today for the debut of the Concept A-Class in Shanghai: Dr. Z, a crappy American rapper, a Chinese movie star, and a working car. Oh, wait, they were missing that last thing. » 4/19/11 12:30pm 4/19/11 12:30pm

The McCar is a "magical" Chinese Transformer

Over in Shanghai, Volvo's Chinese parent Geely trundled out the McCar concept, which it says can transform for a variety of driving needs and could go into production. The Mc stands for "magic." Let's not get ahead of ourselves. » 4/19/11 10:30am 4/19/11 10:30am

Citroen DS5 defines the French word for "crossover"

Citroen's new DS5 tall-sedan-short SUV thing will roll into the Shanghai Motor Show tomorrow, sporting a diesel-hybrid system and extra carrying space for baguettes or protest signs for labor strikes. » 4/18/11 9:30am 4/18/11 9:30am

The Subaru XV Concept is an Impreza on horse steroids

Subaru's unveiling the XV Concept crossover wagon at this months Shanghai Auto Show. Don't be confused by the name, this seemingly Impreza-based crossover isn't the same as the Impreza-based crossover also called the XV. The alphabet is so small... » 4/11/11 10:45am 4/11/11 10:45am

Audi TT GT4: A Quattro Racer You Can Buy

Audi used the Shanghai DTM race to debut a TT GT4 turnkey racer planned for production in 2012, though inexplicably called a concept. The car will feature a racing body, roll cage, fuel cell, and 340 hp TFSI engine. » 11/29/10 11:00am 11/29/10 11:00am

Shanghai Declares War On "Engrish" Road Signs

Shanghai's covered with signs in Engrish, the babblefish approximation of English. City leaders have deputized students to identify these malapropisms before the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai. It's called "Operation Make Right Western Language." [Newser, Photo: Kennysia</>] » 8/28/09 4:00pm 8/28/09 4:00pm

Porsche Carrera GT Burns In Shanghai

This Porsche Carrera GT caught fire at a track day at the Shanghai International Circuit, burning to a crisp shell before marshals were able to extinguish the blaze. Strangely poetic accident report below. » 8/10/09 3:00pm 8/10/09 3:00pm

Shanghai Sideways: Vintage Sidecar Motorcycle Tours

If you ever find yourself in Shanghai and want a unique look at the ever-growing Asian metropolis, do yourself a favor and strap yourself into one of Shanghai Sideways' 1938 replica BMW R71 motorcycle sidecars. » 7/01/09 11:00am 7/01/09 11:00am

Chinese Fan-Boys Tart Up Random Cars To Show Bumblebee Love

The Chinese love the new Camaro, especially dressed up as Bumblebee from Transformers 2, evidenced by their unapologetic pledge to rally stripe any yellow car they can including our favorite, the Volkswagen Santana-maro one of many Bumblebee-flavored 'maro wannabes. » 6/22/09 12:45pm 6/22/09 12:45pm

2009 Ford Fiesta Gets Cirque Du Soleil'd In Shanghai

Ford had quite the display in Shanghai. They dropped an '09 Fiesta from the roof, ecoBoosted a Flex, showed off a Euro-Focus racer, the kinetic-designed Iosis Max Concept and had flying, leather-clad booth professionals. Rowr! » 4/25/09 2:30pm 4/25/09 2:30pm

The Top 20 Reveals From The 2009 Shanghai Auto Show

The Shanghai Auto Show seems like a distant dream now. We laughed. we cried. We swear we got lead poisoning. Below we've compiled the very best of our exclusive international Shanghai coverage. Enjoy the Sinogasm. » 4/22/09 6:30pm 4/22/09 6:30pm

Porsche Panamera Takes Elevator To 94th Floor

Prior to the Shanghai Auto Show, Porsche wanted to showboat a little. Their idea? Lift a Porsche Panamera to the 94th floor of the Shanghai World Financial Center. In an elevator. » 4/21/09 3:30pm 4/21/09 3:30pm

2009 Chinese Grand Prix Gets Wet, Real Wet

We made it over to the Shanghai Grand Prix again yesterday for some F1 action, but the weather was most definitely not on our side. We'll put it this way, we got wet. Spoilers below. » 4/20/09 9:40am 4/20/09 9:40am