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.
On the 5th of the month, Sun Fengchun, a member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and professor at Beijing Institute of Technology, stated that as of June 4th, China's new energy vehicles has exceeded 15 million units, with a current global penetration rate of about 13.9%.
On May 6th, Li Auto released a report on May Day travel. The total mileage of its vehicles reached 144 million kilometers, including 72.29 million kilometers driven by fuel, which increased by 147% compared to normal days and increased by 372% from last year's May Day.
Recently, the official Weibo account of BYD released the sales figures for different models in April, including the BYD Song PLUS series, DENZA, as well as the BYD Dynasty and Ocean series.
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 April 25th, Xiaoju Charging announced the launch of the industry's first charging interruption compensation service. It currently covers all Xiaoju Preferred Stations in Hangzhou, China.
On April 25th, Tesla opened its charging network to other non-Tesla new energy vehicles in mainland China for trial. The first batch of trials includes 10 Tesla supercharging stations that are open to 37 non-Tesla vehicle models.
On April 23rd, Li Xiang, CEO of Li Auto stated in a post that the release of Sentry mode was delayed for several months due to compatibility issues with the car model.
On April 24th, the first plug-in hybrid model of Geely Galaxy L7 has been officially produced at its manufacturing base.
On April 23rd, it was reported that the latest spy photos of BYD's pure electric pickup truck were exposed online. This vehicle is BYD's first pickup truck model and is expected to be available in two power versions: a pure electric drive system and a plug-in hybrid drive system.
he 2023 Auto Shanghai opened, and BYD debuted multiple new cars. Its sub-brand's micro electric vehicle, BYD Seagull, officially started pre-sales on April 18th with a price range of ¥78,800 RMB to 95,800 RMB ($12,000 to $14,000 USD). Official data shows that the number of orders for BYD Seagull exceeded 10,000 within the first 24 hours of its pre-sale launch.
On April 18th, the 20th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition officially opened. BYD debuted multiple models including: YangWang U8, Song L concept SUV and BYD Seagull.
On April 17th, it was announced on the official WeChat account of Wuling Motors that Wuling Bingo models have won the first batch of overseas orders.
On April 6th, BYD officially announced the launch of its 2023 e2 model. There are two models available: Comfort and Luxury, priced at ¥102,800 (about $15,000) and ¥109,800 (about $16,000), respectively.
XPeng Motors' announcement on April 4th, 2023, the company upgraded over 160 S2 supercharging stations to S4 fast-charging stations in the first quarter. Additionally, it added another 349 third-party free charging stations in Q1.
On April 4th, William Li, the founder, chairman and CEO of NIO, recently stated that NIO has currently deployed 1,326 battery swapping stations and 52 destination charging routes in China. Users have completed nearly 20 million battery swaps.
Even if fuel cell vehicles never catch up with battery-based alternatives, they still just might find a few wide-open lanes.
Historic heatwaves have swept across central China this summer, raising the stakes in a bid by authorities to transform the domestic automotive sector.
According to the China Association of Automotive Manufacturers (CAAM), BYD and Tesla saw the most remarkable annual SUV sales growth rates from January to April of 2022.
Chinese search engine and AI company Baidu Inc has completed the registration of a new electric vehicle (EV) company, officially signaling a kick-off of its new venture with automaker Geely.