The Beijing Motor Show, also known as Auto China, is the country’s premier international car show. As China’s car industry rapidly expands, so too does the show, and held bi-annually since 1990 it’s grown in prominence become a key event in the calendar of major car brands. Many of the world’s biggest automotive names are present, competing for a slice of the lucrative and growing Chinese car market. The likes of BMW, Audi, Mercedes, Volkswagen, Bentley, Aston Martin and Jaguar bring along their best models and concepts from Europe, and these brands often display some cars specifically made for the Chinese market, too. Of course, Chinese car companies have a huge presence at the show.
For brands such as Geely, BAIC, Dongfeng and BYD. It’s a great opportunity to rub shoulders with Europe’s big brands and make a statement of intent. In recent years, many of the local marques on show have made plans to come to Europe and the UK. The 2018 edition of the show takes place from 25 April and is open to the public until 4 May. To keep up to date with the latest information on the 2018 Beijing Motor Show, be sure to bookmark this page and watch out as we bring you the latest news before and during the show itself.
Beijing International Automobile Exhibition
Beijing International Automobile Exhibition was held at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing. The exhibition was a complete success. The total exhibition area of this year’s Beijing Auto Show reached 220,000 square meters, attracting more than 1,200 exhibitors from 14 countries and regions around the world. The exhibition showed a total of 1022 vehicles and 105 world premieres (including 16 global first-time vehicles from multinational corporations. 30 Asian first-time vehicles from multinational corporations). 64 concept vehicles and 174 new energy vehicles (including Chinese vehicle-owned new energy vehicles 124).
Vehicles, the new and old exhibition areas attracted a total of 820,000 people. We will continue to maintain the leading position of the global auto show on key indicators such as the number of brands and the number of exhibitors. The quality of the exhibition vehicles and the number of visitors.
The theme of the 2018 Beijing Auto Show is “Defining the New Life of the Car”. Under the background of the application of a new generation of information and communication technology. The development and development of new energy, the widespread use of new materials. The rapid development of artificial intelligence, and the accelerated integration of the automotive industry. The traditional automotive industry is facing unprecedented opportunities and challenge.
New technologies and new industries have produced a series of new business models. Innovative thinking, innovative models and innovative products in the continuous integration with traditional industries. The huge industrial changes have spawned new automobile civilization and concepts, automobile intelligence and network. The transformation and electrification transferred from concept to practical application. And the new competitive landscape completely reshaped.