Automakers General Motors (GM +1.2%), Volkswagen (VLKAY.PK), and Hyundai (HYMLF.PK) could...

|About: General Motors Company (GM)|By:, SA News Editor

Automakers General Motors (GM +1.2%), Volkswagen (VLKAY.PK), and Hyundai (HYMLF.PK) could benefit as China's government considers tighter emissions standards on vehicles with smog (twitpic) in Beijing and other major cities bordering on intolerable - not to mention unhealthy - levels. Any action by the government to set vehicles standards would play into the favor of the foreign manufacturers with Chinese automaker well-behind on the technology front.