On August 9th, Shenzhen, China - BYD, the world’s leading manufacturer of new energy vehicles and power batteries, rolled off its 5 millionth new energy vehicle (NEV), a DENZA N7, on August 9th, making it the first automaker in the world to achieve this milestone.
On August 9th, BYD's Destroyer 05 Champion Edition added a new luxury model priced at ¥119,800 ($16,700) with a range of 120km. I
On the 8th, China Association of Automobile Manufacturers issued a statement on its official website stating that the previous commitment letter's mention of "disrupting market fair competition order with abnormal prices" involving "prices" was expressed improperly. Therefore, this clause has been removed from the commitment letter.
On July 5th, the supplier revealed the latest progress on Xiaomi's first car, stating that the quotation process has been completed.
On June 19th, Li Auto's official WeChat account "You Ge Li Xiang" released an article introducing the company's development in the field of AI large language models. Chen Wei, head of Li Auto's spatial algorithm team, stated: "We had already started training for the entire large language model before ChatGPT was introduced.
On June 9, BYD officially announced its new sub-brand FANG CHENG BAO. The brand, as the fifth in the row of the BYD brand matrix, will meet the increasingly personalized needs of consumers by offering a series of unique and professional-grade new energy vehicle models.
On May 4th, BYD released the exterior image of the 2023 Song Pro DM-i. The new car is officially named the Song Pro DM-i Champion Edition and may be officially launched in the second quarter, with an expected price of around ¥150,000 RMB (about $22,000 USD).
On May 3rd, a netizen posted a video claiming that while using the XPeng G9's automatic navigation assisted driving function, the assisted driving system turned right to avoid a large vehicle in front but did not return to its original direction afterwards. The owner then took over and quickly turned the steering wheel to avoid an accident.
On April 28th, the BYD Destroyer 05 Champion Edition was launched for sale. The new car has a total of 5 configurations with a price range of ¥101,800 to ¥148,800 RMB (about $15,000 to $22,000 USD).
BYD's net profit in Q1 increased fourfold owing to the growth in car sales.
On April 21st in Suzhou, China, rumors have it that a certain company has issued a notice requiring employees who drive BMW branded vehicles to sell them within one month and replace them with domestic cars.
MW MINI booth at Auto Shanghai refused to give Chinese visitors ice cream. BMW responded by saying that "this was a misunderstanding and that they are currently handling the matter. "
On April 6th, Honda China announced that the cumulative sales of Honda's terminal cars in China in March 2023 were 82,041 units, a year-on-year decrease of 18.8%.
On March 31st, Huawei's founder and chairman Ren Zhengfei issued a signed statement reiterating that "Huawei does not make cars" with an effective period of five years.
Chinese new energy vehicle firm BYD announced on November 13 that the standard range version of its ATTO 3 model (the Yuan Plus in China), featuring an NEDC of up to 410 km.
On the evening of November 8, Chinese automaker BYD unveiled a new high-end vehicle brand called Yangwang. Three days later, several automobile patents applied for by BYD were made public, revealing the possible design of these future premium off-road vehicles.
Chinese automaker Geely Auto Group entered the EU market by signing an agreement with Hungary's Grand Automotive Central Europe (GACE) on November 4.
NIO, a leading Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer, recently released recruitment information for a job posting entitled "Product Manager of Smartwatches."
Two spy photos of BYD’s new sports car were taken in a BYD industrial park. The vehicle was tightly wrapped with camouflage stickers while compared to the BYD Qin that appears next to the new model, this vehicle appears to be a lot closer to the ground.
On the evening of September 13, the MG MULAN, a pure electric vehicle under SAIC Motor's MG brand, was officially launched in Shanghai. The MG MULAN will also face the global market, where it officially goes by the name MG4 ELECTRIC.