Dong Mingzhu, the chairwoman of Chinese home appliance giant Gree, stated during an online event on October 27 that the company is providing vehicle chassis to Tesla.
Haier Group, a leading Chinese home appliance firm, is reportedly planning to enter the automotive industry with the launch of its own brand of cars, although a specific launch date has not yet been determined.
At the recent Haier conference, the renowned Chinese appliance maker teamed up with Craft-Bamboo Racing team from Hong Kong to create a Formula One race car prototype.
On March 6, Haier announced its vision of future robots serving ordinary families, and officially entered the field of service robots. Haier also entered a strategic partnership with SoftBank to introduce SoftBank’s humanoid robot “Pepper” into the Chinese market.
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A BYD Tang was sighted in the parking lot of Chrysler’s headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan in June. Chrysler purchased the vehicle as a reference for its forthcoming 2018 Jeep Cherokee. A US automaker was ‘learning’ from BYD Tang’s experience.