Self-driving taxis from Baidu now available to the public in Shanghai, according to local reports


Chinese tech giant Baidu has opened up its self-driving Apollo Go robotaxi to the public on the streets of Shanghai, according to a state-owned m
Didi Global

Call to ban Chinese Didi app over spying


Fears over Chinese spying has led MPs to demand an outright ban on Didi Global, a ride-hailing app for smartphones that is set to rival Uber.
Tesla blasted by Chinese state media over safety issues

Tesla blasted by China over safety allegations


Tesla has been attacked by state-run Chinese media over safety issues, after a video of a protester at the Shanghai Auto Show went viral.
Volkswagen ID.6 large SUV pictured in Chinese patent filings

Volkswagen ID.6 SUV pictured in patent filings


The forthcoming Volkswagen ID.6, the largest addition to the German car maker's range of electric vehicles, has been revealed in documents filed
Start of F1 season delayed by coronavirus for second year in a row

Start of F1 season delayed by coronavirus


For the second year running, the coronavirus has forced changes to the beginning of the Formula One season.
Number of global charging plugs hits one million

Number of global charging points hits one million


The number of publicly available charging plugs around the world has hit a million, having doubled in just three years.
Scientists fear return to pre-lockdown pollution levels

Scientists fear return to pre-lockdown pollution


Despite a push towards walking and cycling, scientists predict that pollution in UK cities could, like in China, return to pre-lockdown levels.
Chinese carmaker Geely launches anti-coronavirus SUV

Chinese carmaker launches anti-coronavirus SUV


Chinese car maker Geely Auto has released a compact SUV that comes equipped with an air filtration system designed to prevent coronavirus....

Chinese GP postponed by coronavirus


The organisers of the Chinese Grand Prix have decided to postpone the race until further notice, in light of ongoing coronavirus concerns.
Jaguar Land Rover wins landmark copyright case in China

Land Rover wins case against Chinese copycats


Jaguar Land Rover has won a major court case, after judges in Beijing decreed a Chinese car maker had ripped-off one of its designs.
Jeremy Clarkson on twitter: 'People of China, pick your f***ing litter up'

Jeremy Clarkson: 'Pick your f***ing litter up'


An exasperated Jeremy Clarkson has pleaded with tourists to pick up their rubbish after spending 30 minutes retrieving plastic waste from a beach
Zhao Deli flying motorcycle from China

Chinese drone engineer shows off flying motorbike


Flying cars from exciting tech start-ups may be the new hot thing for billionaire investors, but put a humble engineer in a shed...
Chinese police officer piggybacks old man across busy road

Chinese policeman piggybacks old man across road


A Chinese police officer assisted an old man crossing a busy road, by carrying him piggyback-style across the street.