- published: 11 Apr 2013
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Shanghai studio Neri&Hu has converted a former missile factory in Beijing to create a car repair garage and offices with an industrial-style metal staircase, mesh cages and painted brickwork. Inside The Garage, a mechanics workshop catering to Beijing's some 7 million vehicles is flanked by offices and a cafe. Neri&Hu wanted to preserve as much of the original building as possible, while creating a new interior that recaptures the "allure and magic" once associated with with the car industry. To do this, architects Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu juxtaposed an industrial palette of metalwork and grey paintwork with refined walnut timber and brushed bronze elements that recalls the craftsmanship of antique cars. Their aim was to challenge the "vulgar typology"of the car garage, to "inject a ...
Audi brand protectors Serhyi Jewtymowycz and Alex Theil comb the Chinese capital, Beijing, looking for fake car parts and their manufacturers. In China alone, Audi has confiscated counterfeit parts worth 200 million euros in recent years. More details & cars news: http://www.dw.com/en/program/drive-it/s-9690-9798
This is central Beijing showing the cars and high rise buildings.
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AMR has been held annually in Beijing, capital of China since 1983 focusing on auto maintenance and repair industry. With an annual increase of over 10% in show scale, AMR has become Asia's Biggest and World Top 3 trade fair. It covers a complete exhibit profile ranging from garage equipment, body repair equipment, diagnostic and testing equipment, tools to car wash, coating, refinishing, IT&management, etc. Every year, around 1,000 exhibitors from home and abroad gather at the event and showcase their latest products and technologies, meeting with over 55.000 trade visitors from around the world