UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
November 9, 2018
Automotive Systems, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
||(Commission File Number)
||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
No. 1 Henglong Road, Yu Qiao Development
Shashi District, Jing Zhou City
The People’s Republic of China
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including
area code (86) 27-8757 0027
Check the appropriate box below if the
Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
|¨||Soliciting material pursuant
to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))
pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging
growth company as defined in as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company ¨
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the
registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards
provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨
|Item 2.02||Results of Operations
and Financial Condition
On November 9, 2018, China Automotive Systems,
Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing financial results for the third quarter ended September 30,
2018. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Item 2.02 and in Exhibit
99.1 attached to this Form 8-K is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 of Form 8-K and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for
purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements
Pursuant to the requirements
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned
hereunto duly authorized.
||China Automotive Systems, Inc.
|Date: November 9, 2018
||/s/ Hanlin Chen