On August 30th, BYD officially announced that starting tomorrow, the BYD Car App will be upgraded and divided into two separate operating systems: BYD Dynasty App and BYD Ocean App.
On August 25th, the 26th Chengdu Motor Show opened. New energy vehicle brands have successively launched products, technologies, and price strategies, further intensifying competition within the industry.
Leapmotor has released its performance report for the first half of this year after a price reduction in the second quarter.
Vice President of Geely Group, Yang Xueliang, introduced the ZEEKR 001 FR model through his personal Weibo account as part of the build up.
On August 28th, Geely's sub-brand, the Panda family, added a new model called the Panda Knight. This car is positioned as an A00-level micro-electric vehicle and supports both fast charging and slow charging methods. It is planned to be launched in early September.
Recently, General Motors has been granted the qualification for Intelligent Connected Vehicle(ICV) road testing in Shanghai and is conducting Level 4 autonomous driving tests with the support of Momenta's AI technology.
The new Tesla Model 3 is highly anticipated, and Tesla is also preparing its production capacity for the upcoming sales boom.
On August 21st, Jacky(Gu Jie), the Senior Director of Powertrain at XPeng Motors, announced that the new model G9 from XPeng Motors will focus on high-end cost-effectiveness.
In August, several car companies have started a new round of price reductions through limited-time discounts and other methods. Even Li Auto, which previously claimed to not consider price reductions, couldn't hold out any longer.
On August 20th, NIO, together with various parties, completed the construction of the world's first V2G photovoltaic self-circulating energy replenishment system in Qilian Mountain National Park.
Recently, there were rumors that the emerging automaker Xpeng Motors would acquire the luxury car brand Maserati. However, Xpeng Motors has now denied these rumors.
On August 17th, it was reported that the production of the new model of Tesla's Model 3 has started at Gigafactory Shanghai.
NIO officially announced that the model previously named "ET5 Touring" at its launch will now be officially renamed as "ET5T".
On August 17th, BYD held the FANG CHENG BAO brand technology launch event last night. The first model, SUPER 5, made its debut, the FANG CHENG BAO brand also brought "One more thing" - the full-size new energy hardcore off-road concept car SUPER 8.
The new energy intelligent heavy truck company ZERON has announced the completion of a ＄19 million Pre-A round of financing.
On August 15th, two informed sources revealed that BYDhas abandoned the agreement to equip its electric vehicles with Baidu's autonomous driving technology and will focus on developing in-house intelligent car software.
On August 15th, Vice President of NIO (Anhui) Technology Co., Ltd., stated that in the next one to two years, some key chips including the assisted driving chip will also be self-developed and mass-produced.
Faraday Future (FF) announced today that it has officially delivered the first ultra-intelligent technology luxury car FF 91 2.0 Futurist Alliance to its first spire user, and held a new car delivery ceremony for the first spire user on August 12th.
On August 14th, it was reported that Tesla China Analyst, a Twitter blogger, revealed that the Tesla 'Full Self-Driving"'(FSD) beta version has been rolled out to users in China. Initially, it will collect data in 'shadow mode' and gradually start small-scale trials after completing feasibility verification.
NETA, which was introduced overseas one year ago, has now been officially established and launched in Indonesia at the Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) 2023 exhibition.