Chery Automobile Co, China's largest domestic brand, said Friday its global car sales rose 25.9 percent year on year to 61,240 units last month.
Sales growth in China's passenger vehicle segment cooled in the first three months of this year.
F1 sponsors expect lucrative returns from Shanghai pit stop
Companies continue to pay vast sums of money to have their brands on Formula 1 cars.
Lack of sponsorship appears to be why Chinese drivers have yet to race in a Formula 1 event
The inaugural Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix in 2004 was an example of the sport heading east in search of countries willing to pay the ever-increasing rights fees to put themselves "on the map".
China's top quality watchdog said Thursday US automaker Chrysler will recall 464 JEEP Wrangler vehicles in the Chinese mainland over problems with bolts that could cause noise and even affect steering while the vehicle is running.
China is aiming for the top position in the global new-energy vehicle sector with sales volumes of 5 million units by 2020.
China key for a cleaner world - Bloomberg
Automaker taking over its parent's car businesses in deal worth $4.37b
China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said on Saturday that the United States has dumped sedans and sport utility vehicles with engines bigger than 2.5 liters of displacement on the Chinese market.
Honda Motor Co Ltd said on Wednesday that its March sales in China fell from a year earlier for a second straight month as the world's top auto market lost steam after years of rampant expansion.
BYD Co, backed by US billionaire Warren Buffett, will restart construction of buildings in Xi'an city in cental China, the Chinese automaker said, after it was previously fined by the government for illegal land use.