Posts Tagged china

Chery Debuts Exeed TX Plug-In Hybrid SUV

It’s a plug-in hybrid compact SUV. One of China’s biggest automakers and the country’s leading vehicle exporter, Chery, is starting its European affair at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. During the IAA, the company has introduced its new brand, Exeed, which will release “an all-new model line of passenger cars”…

1 month ago by Anthony Karr 4

Daimler, BAIC Finalize Deal To Produce EVs At Mercedes Factory In Beijing

Daimler announced a strengthening of strategic collaboration with BAIC in New Energy Vehicles (all-electric and plug-in hybrid) in China. Both partners already have an established previous joint venture Beijing Benz Automotive Co., Ltd. (BBAC) since 2005. According to Reuters, Daimler and BAIC have agreed to jointly invest 5 billion yuan ($735 million) in…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 0

Ford Signs MoU To Build Electric Vehicles In China

Ford will build electric vehicles…in mass…in China. Ford and Zotye Auto are exploring the possibility of an all-electric vehicle joint venture (50:50) in China that would sell EVs under an indigenous brand. Both partners signed an MoU, but didn’t reveal either an intended production timeframe, or the value of the investment…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 16

BYD Sets Plug-In EV Sales Record In July – 11,200 Sold!

BYD maintained its record-setting 11,000+ plug-in electric car sales output again in July, slightly improved on June’s result by hitting a new personal record with 11,207 PEV sales – up 11% year-over-year. After seven months, BYD is at nearly 46,000 deliveries, so the 100,000 level for 2017 sales is well within range if the…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 44