In June 2020, China's auto industry will gradually return to the right track, and passenger vehicle production and sales will have a certain increase. In the narrow sense, the top ten in terms of comprehensive sales volume of passenger vehicles are mostly joint venture brands, and only Geely Automobile and Changan Automobile are shortlisted for independent brands. In terms of car quality, in the first half of 2020, there were 93 recalls in the automotive industry, and the total number of recalls was about 3.2144 million vehicles, an increase of about 16.4% over the same period last year. Engine problems are the main reason for automobile recalls, with a total of 2,612,700 vehicles being recalled, accounting for more than 80%.
中国汽车行业、金融行业以及政府政策共同保障并推动着汽车金融业的发展。iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，中国汽车金融业务贷款余额稳定上升，规模为由2013年的3倍增长到2017年的4倍以上且保持增长趋势。受奔驰汽车金融服务费事件的影响，汽车金融成为全社会关注的焦点，相关部门开始着手汽车金融行业整顿。目前，中国的汽车金融产业链基本完善，参与主体主要为汽车金融公司、融资租赁公司、互联网汽车金融公司、商业银行。iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，汽车金融用户较多选择汽车金融公司金融产品，约占比66.6%，汽车金融公司居市场主体地位。未来，汽车金融行业的发展趋势将体现在业务模式多元化、资金构成多元化以及技术手段多样化。
China's auto industry, financial industry and government policies jointly guarantee and promote the development of the auto finance industry. iiMedia Research data shows that the balance of China's auto finance business loans has steadily increased, and the scale has increased from 3 times in 2013 to 2017. More than 4 times of the year and keep growing. Affected by the Mercedes-Benz auto service fee incident, auto finance has become the focus of the whole society, and relevant departments have begun to rectify the auto finance industry. At present, China's auto finance industry chain is basically perfect, and the main participants are auto finance companies, financial leasing companies, Internet auto finance companies, and commercial banks. iiMedia Research data shows that auto finance users choose auto finance companies. Financial products accounted for approximately 66.6%, and auto finance companies were dominant in the market. In the future, the development trend of the auto finance industry will be reflected in the diversification of business models, the diversification of funds and the diversification of technical means.
On March 11, 2019, an article entitled “They all bought Audi cars, they all got leukemia“ attracted great attention in the circle of Wechat friends. In the article, six owners or family members who claimed to buy and drive an Audi car suffered from leukemia. To this end, Audi responded that the owner's cancer was not necessarily associated with Audi. Audi is not the first time to be named as a problem of odor. As a well-known car company trusted by consumers, if we do not seriously deal with every consumer's complaints, Audi may once again fall into the whirlpool of public opinion because of “odor“.
China's automotive industry market is large, 2018 total sales of 28.08 million vehicles, the top ten major brands have mastered 89.2% of the market share. Under the background of the huge market and the rapid rise of new energy vehicles, there are many hidden dangers in the process of production and sales in the automobile industry. In 2018, there were a number of negative events in the automotive industry, among which, Dongfeng Honda “Machine throttle“ incident exposed the problem of automobile quality inspection, new energy vehicle incident self-explosion shows the safety of new energy, Great Wall Automobile “black public relations“ shows the industry's vicious competition problem. The results of the iiMedia shows that nearly 70% consumers have failed in the use of passenger cars, but only 30% of consumers have had the experience of defending their rights, the main appeal is compensation.