• NIO-branded new model code-named ‘Gemini’ to be launched next year
    Last month, a report saying NIO would launch a low-end vehicle model code-named “Gemini”. In response to the report, Qin Lihong, co-founder of NIO, recently said the “Gemini” is a new vehicle the startup plans to launch next year and will be still under the brand of “NIO”.
  • Huawei ambitious to help passenger vehicle fully driverless in 2025
    Huawei's autonomous driving group aims to make passenger vehicles truly driverless in 2025, Wang Jun, President of Huawei's Smart Car Solutions Business Unit (BU), revealed at the 13th China Auto Bluebook Forum on June 10.
  • FAW Launches Hongqi Models in Saudi Arabia
    FAW Group Corporation (FAW) launched four Hongqi models, including the H5 and H9 sedans, and the HS5 and HS7 SUV models into Saudi Arabia’s market on April 12.
  • GWM Listed Among 2021 BrandZ™ Top 50 Chinese Global Brand Builders for the First Time
    On May 10, Google and Kantar jointly released the "2021 BrandZ™ Top 50 Chinese Global Brand Builders", and GWM was listed among other brands for the first time. Meanwhile, GWM was also listed among "2021 BrandZ™ Top 20 Rising Stars". GWM has once again drawn the attention of global users with its manufacturing strength and steady growth after Auto Shanghai 2021.
  • Big tech seeks spoils of new energy vehicle sector
    As Chinese technology companies rush to enter the smart electric vehicle sector, the country's automobile industry is expected to experience escalated transformation in not only manufacturing but also marketing.
  • The premiere of L2+ autopilot, JAC New Energy Vehicle embraces a smart future
    On April 19th, the 19th Shanghai international autoshow was opened at National Exhibition Center (Shanghai) with the theme of "Embracing Change". JAC presented the new energy vehicles of e-S4, e-S1, e-J7 and e-S2. It's worth mentioning that the e-S4 is JAC's first mass-produced model with the level of L2+ level autopilot capability, taking the first step in surpassing the top "players" in autopilot field.
  • China's NEV sales surge in first four months
    BEIJING -- Sales of new energy vehicles (NEV) in China increased by nearly 250 percent year-on-year in the first four months amid the steady recovery of market demand, data from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers showed Wednesday.
  • Economic resilience backs auto industry
    According to the data released by the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers on Wednesday, carmakers in China churned out more than 2.23 million cars in April, up 6.3 percent on a yearly basis. Meanwhile, the number of cars sold increased 8.6 percent on a yearly basis to over 2.25 million in April.
  • Chinese cybersecurity giant 360 to co-build cars with EV startup HOZON Auto
    Chinese Internet security giant 360 announced on May 10 its partnership with EV startup HOZON Auto on car building business. The information was afterwards confirmed by HOZON Auto via its Sina Weibo account.
  • expands Robotaxi service scale in Beijing
    2021-05-07, a Chinese startup that builds full-stack autonomous driving solutions, said on May 13 it has expanded the scale of its Robotaxi service in Beijing with its the autonomous cars armed with the latest autonomous driving system joining the fleet to serve local commuters.