Next week, it will be Beijing's turn to host the annual 'Auto China' show, an honour it has shared with Shanghai since 1990.
There will be a proper assortment of new models and concepts on display, although some will be destined for sale in the Chinese market only.
But, among the sea of carmakers you may never have heard of, there are many more models and concepts that are all but certain to see production for various markets around the world.
We’ve listed just some of what you can expect at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show in our What To Watch For guide below.
Click on each model to learn more.
Audi A3 Sedan (built-in-China version)
Audi A6 e-tron (unconfirmed)
Audi Q4 (unconfirmed)
Bentley Mulsanne (previews new SUV hybrid system)
BMW 7 Series (‘Horse Edition’ – celebrating the Year Of The Horse)
BMW ‘9 Series’ (unconfirmed)
Bugatti Veyron (Legends Edition – Black Bess)
Chery Concept Alpha and Concept Beta (could preview new J3 and J11 for Australia)
Chevrolet Cruze (Holden Cruze)
Citroen DS 5LS R Concept
Citroen DS X7
Fiat Ottimo Sport (unconfirmed)
Honda Fit (Honda Jazz)
Honda Spirior (a possible Accord Euro replacement)
Lamborghini Aventador (‘Jackie Chan Edition’ – a one-off version built for the man himself)
Mercedes-Benz C-Class (‘L’ Edition)
Mercedes-Benz Concept Coupe SUV
Nissan Sedan Concept (unnamed)
Peugeot 2008 DKR Rally Car
Peugeot 408 Sedan (unconfirmed)
Peugeot 6008 SUV Concept
Peugeot Exalt Concept
Volkswagen Golf R (‘Evo’ Edition – unconfirmed)
Volvo S60L Hybrid