Chinese market

First 100% electric car from Lexus: UX 300e
Posted May 13, 2020

The first electric Lexus is based on the UX crossover and is called the UX 300e. The Japanese electric car is powered by a 204 HP electric motor with a 54.3 kWh lithium-ion battery guaranteed for 10 years or a million kilometres....

Chinese automaker FAW builds new automobile factory
Posted Apr 18, 2020

Chinese automaker FAW has started constructing a new plant in Changchun that will produce electric cars for its premium brand "Hongqi". The completion of the plant is planned for 2022. FAW wants a maximum capacity of 200,000 vehicles per year. It...

Polestar 2 production began in Luqiao, China
Posted Mar 25, 2020

Volvo started production of Polestar 2 at the factory owned by the Chinese Geely Group in Luqiao, China. Polestar, a brand owned by Volvo, has started production of the Polestar 2 electric sedan. The new model will be a direct rival...

Volkswagen will install 4,000 electric car charging  stations
Posted Aug 23, 2019

The German automobile brand Volkswagen has started installing electric vehicle charging points in its German factories, a process through which it will launch 4,000 posts at its plants until 2025, the company said in a statement....

Tesla Model 3
Posted Aug 15, 2019

Electric car sales almost doubled in the first half of 2019, compared to the first six months of last year. 100% electric vehicles registered an increase of 92% during this period, with 765,000 units being sold globally. According...

Renault City K-ZE
Posted Apr 17, 2019

The new Renault City K-ZE opens a new chapter for the French manufacturer. City K-ZE is an electric SUV that earns its place on the most developed market for zero emission vehicles. Six months after the presentation...

K12A, the longest electric bus in the world
Posted Apr 04, 2019

The Chinese company BYD has presented the K12A, an electric bus with a total length of 27 meters, which ensures that it is the "longest electric bus in the world". The K12A is the world's first 27-m...

Niu - electric scooter manufacturer
Posted Mar 19, 2019

The Chinese electric scooter manufacturer Niu continues to grow. Niu plans to expand further and mentions a partnership with Volkswagen. The share price also responds positively to the development of the Chinese manufacturer. Thus,...

WM Motor collects the equivalent of 400 million euros
Posted Mar 11, 2019

The Chinese electric car startup WM Motor has been able to generate nearly 400 million euros in a financing round led by Baidu. Other investors in the new round are Linear Venture and the Taihang Industrial Fund. The fresh capital...

Tesla Model X
Posted Mar 08, 2019

Tesla has secured funding for the first phase of its China plant in Shanghai. Tesla, Inc. electric car manufacturer has signed loan agreements with Chinese banks for up to 3.5 billion yuan (465 million euros or $521 million...

Nissan Sylphy ZE
Posted May 21, 2018

Nissan has presented at the Beijing Motor Show a new electric car. The Nissan Sylphy ZE looks like a Sentra, a popular model in China, but it is built on the Leaf platform (second generation). The electric car market in China is one...

Jaguar E-Pace
Posted Feb 04, 2018

The Jaguar E-Pace is a five-seat all-electric compact SUV, spacious, practical and connected all-wheel-drive vehicle. The Jaguar E-Pace exterior design is inspired by the F-Type sports car. The fluid roof of the E-...