Wuhan General Announces Extension of Form 10-K Filing

Mar 31, 2011, 16:30 ET from Wuhan General Group (China), Inc.

WUHAN, China, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Wuhan General Group (China), Inc. (Nasdaq: WUHN) ("Wuhan General" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of industrial blowers and turbines in China, operating through its subsidiaries, Wuhan Blower Co., Ltd. ("Wuhan Blower"), Wuhan Generating Equipment Co., Ltd. ("Wuhan Generating") and Wuhan Sungreen Environment Protection Equipment Co., Ltd. ("Wuhan Sungreen"), today announced that it will file Form 12b-25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 1, 2011 to extend the filing of the Company's Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2010 for up to an additional fifteen calendar days.

The Company is filing for an extension due to delays in compiling the required information for the preparation of the financial statements. The extension grants the Company until April 15, 2011 to file its Form 10-K. Complying with this deadline deems the Form 10-K to be timely filed.

About Wuhan General Group (China), Inc.

Through its subsidiaries, Wuhan Blower, Wuhan Generating and Wuhan Sungreen, Wuhan General is a leading manufacturer of industrial blowers and turbines in China and the Company is based in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Wuhan Blower is a China-based manufacturer of industrial blowers that are principal components of steam-driven electrical power generation plants. Wuhan Generating is a China-based manufacturer of industrial steam and water turbines used for electricity generation in coal, oil, nuclear and hydroelectric power plants. Wuhan Sungreen manufactures silencers, connectors and other general parts for industrial blowers and electrical equipment and produces general machinery equipment. The Company's primary customers are from the iron and steel, power generation, petrochemical and other industries. Led by a strong management team, Wuhan General is well recognized for its technological sophistication and quality construction of blowers and turbines. For more information, please visit http://www.wuhangeneral.com .

Safe Harbor Statement

Certain statements in this press release, including statements regarding our ability to file our Form 10-K on time, may be forward-looking in nature or "forward-looking statements," as defined by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including all business uncertainties relating to vulnerability of our business to general economic downturn, operating in the People's Republic of China (PRC) generally and the potential for changes in the laws of the PRC that affect our operations, our failure to meet or timely meet contractual performance standards and schedules, our ability to comply with financial covenants in our loan agreement with Standard Chartered and other factors that may cause actual results to be materially different from those described in such forward-looking statements. Certain of these risks and uncertainties are or will be described in greater detail in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements are based on Wuhan General's current expectations and beliefs concerning future developments and their potential effects on the Company. There can be no assurance that future developments affecting Wuhan General will be those anticipated by the Company. Wuhan General undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as may be required under applicable securities laws.

For more information, please contact:

Mr. Philip Lo, CFO

Wuhan General Group (China), Inc.

Tel:   +86-27-5970-0067 (China)

Email: philip.lo@wuhangeneral.com

Web:  www.wuhangeneral.com

Ms. Linda Salo

CCG Investor Relations Inc.

Tel:   +1-646-922-0894

Email: linda.salo@ccgir.com

Mr. Crocker Coulson, President

CCG Investor Relations Inc.

Tel:   +1-646-213-1915 (New York)

Email: crocker.coulson@ccgir.com

Web:  www.ccgirasia.com

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