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Opening of the new BMW Brilliance engine plant and foundry in Shenyang with Oliver Zipse, Member of the Board of Management of BMW AG, Production; Olaf Kastner, President and CEO of BMW Group Region China; Yumin Qi, Chief Executive Officer of Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Ltd.; Xiaoan Wu, Chairman of BBA; Dr. Anton Heiss, President of BBA; Ilka Horstmeier, Senior Vice President of Production: Engines and Electric Drive Systems; Ralf Hattler, Head of Purchasing and Supplier Network, Drive Trains; as well as representatives of Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Ltd. and the local government

BMW Brilliance Announces Future Battery Production Plans

BMW Brilliance Automotive (BBA) – the Chinese JV between BMW and Brilliance – announced the opening of a new engine plant with a light metal foundry in Shenyang. “The new location will produce the latest generation of the BMW TwinPower Turbo three and four-cylinder petrol engines and forms part of…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 7

(特斯拉顶配限量版"Signature Red" Tesla Model X)

Tesla Model X Launches In China – Pricing Announced

Yesterday, Tesla Motors announced Model X pricing on the Chinese market. Model X deliveries are expected to begin in China in the second quarter of 2016 and here is the pricing: P90D Signature (Limited Edition) – 1,479,500 yuan (around $224,887) 90D standard from 961,000 to 1,171,800 yuan ($146,074 – $178,116) – we…

7 days ago by Mark Kane 8

The K7 buses ready for operation at the charging lineup

BYD Delivers 300 Electric Buses To Shanwei City, China

BYD feeds us with photos of endless electric bus queues in China these days. In Shanwei City, Guangdong Province BYD is in the  process of delivering 300 8-meter (26-feet) electric buses called K7. It seems that BYD was so generous to Shanwei City that it included a telephone booth for every driver provided…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 7


NEVS Inks 20,000-Unit Electric Car Deal

NEVS (National Electric Vehicle Sweden) again hit the news after Volinco announced its intention to purchase 20,000 electric cars from NEVS. That’s on top of the announcement of 150,000 NEVS EVs to another Chinese company – Panda New Energy. NEVS hopes to launch not one – but several models in the…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 11

Qoros 2 SUV PHEV Concept

Qoros To Focus On Electric Cars

According to Autocar, Chinese-Israeli carmaker Qoros is struggling, and the prescription for better sales are electric and autonomous cars. Two new divisions – first New Energy Vehicles and second Mobility were established. Whether it will help we don’t know, but Qoros presented a plug-in hybrid concept at the Shanghai Auto Show last…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 6