BAIC BJEV, selling 17,690 vehicles in March, achieved an impressive year-on-year surge of 109.7%. For the first three months, the NEV maker saw its cumulative...
Plug-in electric car sales around the world increased at a healthy pace of 83% year-over-year, reaching in January over 153,000 sold.
BAIC BJEV and Chinese Internet giant Baidu announced the establishment of an automotive cybersecurity joint laboratory at the EV maker's Global Partner Conference.
Sales of plug-in electric cars increased very fast and in December reached an all-time record of around 286,367.
BAIC revealed that the joint lab will conduct R&D of autonomous driving strategy, LiDAR, multi-sensor fusion system as well as high-level autonomous driving.
Even though the phasing out of new energy vehicle (NEV) subsidies may post great challenges to the market, BAIC is still optimistic about the market’s future.
November 2018 was another strong month for plug-in electric car sales around the world, but December will likely be even stronger.
Some 208,800 plug-in electric cars were sold in October 2018 (up 75%) globally, which is a new all-time record. 2 million will be sold this year.
Bloomberg reports that Daimler is in talks with BAIC to produce smart electric cars in China through new joint venture. Smart was so far imported from Europe.
BAIC Motor, which is one of the largest car manufacturers in China, hints at a phase out of conventional fuel cars by 2025 (2020 in Beijing).
BAIC, one of the biggest Chinese car manufacturers selected Magna to develop architecture for the next generation electric cars.
The official CAAM counter of New Energy Vehicles (all-electric and plug-in hybrids) shows 777,000 units sold in China in 2017.
Chinese New Energy Vehicle (all-electric and plug-in hybrids) market reached in November all-time high of 119,000 (up more than 80% year-over-year).
JATO Dynamics: Tesla is the most popular all-electric car brand between January and September 2017, while the BAIC EC is the most popular BEV model
Daimler announced a strengthening of strategic collaboration with BAIC in New Energy Vehicles (all-electric and plug-in hybrid) in China.
BAIC says it will launch an electric supercar in the premium segment now owned by the likes of the Tesla Model S
BAIC opened second R&D center in the U.S. (in Detroit) with electric vehicles in mind.
BAIC and Atieva hope to develop a new electric car to challenge Tesla.