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NEVS Unveils SAAB Electric Car Concepts For China

SAAB is back! Well, sort of. Back in 2012, National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) acquired the assets of bankrupt Swedish marque SAAB and is now finally ready to put its investment to good use. In collaboration with Tianjin Binhai Hi-tech Industrial Development Area (THT), the company is dusting off a…

2 weeks ago by Adrian Padeanu 3

NEVS Lines Up Battery Contract For 9-3 EV

NEVS has announced Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL) as its strategic battery supplier for 9-3 EV electric cars in the Chinese market. CATL is one of the largest lithium-ion battery manufacturers for plug-in vehicles, almost breaking into top five in 2016, just behind Samsung SDI according to EV Sales…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 7

Here Are 5 All-New Electric Cars From Chinese Automakers

China surely has the largest market of electric cars in the world – almost 350,000 plug-ins sold through October (details). Partially due to the fact the government offers up to the equivalent of $13,000 to those purchasing emission free vehicles, as well as some strict emission regulations in major cities. Most…

7 months ago by Steven Loveday 29

NEVS Signs Electric Car Supply Deal With China’s State Grid

National Electric Vehicle Sweden (the company that acquired Saab Automobile assets..but somehow not the actual name) announced a strategic cooperation with State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC). The SGCC is one of the largest company’s worldwide (7th on Fortune Global 500) and is engaged in many ways with charging infrastructure projects in…

1 year ago by Mark Kane 4

NEVS Won’t Be Able To Use Saab Name

NEVS (National Electric Vehicle Sweden) wasn’t able to secure the Saab name, despite having bought assets of bankrupt Saab Automobile in 2012. Rights for the name and logo belong to Saab AB (the Swedish aerospace company that owns the Saab brand) and they will not allow NEVS to use them….

1 year ago by Mark Kane 6

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 year ago by Mark Kane 11

NEVS To Launch 5 Plug-In Electric Vehicles By 2018

NEVS (National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB), the company which for a few years has been trying to resurrect SAAB, is now bettting on New Energy Vehicles (all-electric or plug-in hybrids). Key market for NEVS is China where they are building a manufacturing facility and gathering strategic partners (see news about 150,000…

1 year ago by Mark Kane 23