Chinese EV maker, Li Auto, is planning to expand its operations overseas next year, targeting initial markets in the Middle East and possible North African countries, according to multiple sources.
CATL's "skateboard chassis" has achieved a technological breakthrough, and will be mass produced as early as the autumn of 2024.
BMW and Mercedes-Benz will establish a joint venture company in China to operate a supercharging network in the Chinese market.
Recently, Grace Tao, Vice President of Tesla Global, emphasized the importance of the Chinese supply chain for Tesla's development in an interview with the media.
On November 29, 2023, Geely Holding and NIO signed a strategic cooperation agreement on battery swapping in Hangzhou.
On November 28th, Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer BG, stated that Huawei has extended invitations to Seres, Chery, JAC Motors, and BAIC, and hopes that FAW Group will also join.
Changan Automobile has officially established a Southeast Asia Division. At the same time, it sets up three local companies and localized operation teams. The construction of a new-energy vehicle production base in Thailand has also begun.
On November 26th, the latest design of Xiaomi retail stores has been revealed in preparation for the launch of Xiaomi's first car model.
On November 25th, Huawei partnered with Changan Automobile to create a new company, relocating its smart car business unit there.
On November 23rd, Tesla China responded to FSD implementation in China: 'Currently, it is indeed being promoted.'
Today, a Tesla car owner involved in a car accident was judged by the court to have infringed the reputation of Tesla, and was demanded to issue an apology.
Currently, the overall personnel scale of Li Auto's chip team is over 160 people, distributed in Beijing, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, and Singapore.
On November 20th, Xiaomi held its financial report conference call. William Lu revealed the progress of Xiaomi's car manufacturing.
On November 21, Tesla Model Y Long Range Version raised price to 304,400 yuan, an increase of 2,000 yuan.
"NIO will not go bankrupt, and there is absolutely no possibility of bankruptcy. Customers can keep their confidence in NIO's vehicles", said NIO President Qin Lihong at the Guangzhou Auto Show.
On November 15th, Tesla China's customer service responded that if the PMV is confirmed to be an imitation, the legal department will handle it.
Recently, William Li from NIO mentioned during the Tencent News 20th anniversary special event that there will be zero car accidents after 20 years.
Today, the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology announced the declared model information of Xiaomi's car. BAIC will be the manufacturer, with BYD as the battery provider.
Li MEGA will be equipped with CATL Qilin 5C battery, which is claimed to "charge for 12 minutes and replenish energy for 500 kilometers".
On November 13th, XPeng Motors announced that it has completed the initial delivery of assets related to Didi's intelligent car development business.