Auto sales in China could hit 35M vehicles by 2018, according to J.D. Powers. Such a move would...

|By:, SA News Editor

Auto sales in China could hit 35M vehicles by 2018, according to J.D. Powers. Such a move would represent a near-doubling of the current market of 18M sales (U.S. = 12.7M). The key will be rising discretionary income in the country's 2nd and 3rd tier cities, "the real battleground for automakers."