Classification: R&D
Beijing issues China's first guidelines to allow autonomous vehicle testing on public roads [2017-12-27]

BEIJING – The Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport, Beijing Traffic Management Bureau and Beijing Municipal Commission of Economy and Information Technology jointly issued The Guidelines on Accelerating the Road Test of Autonomous Vehicles in Beijing and The Regulations on Managing and Implementing the Road Test of Autonomous Vehicles in Beijing on December 18.

Ford's new ¥680 million NTC to speed up development of next gen vehicles for China [2017-12-04]

NANJING – Ford Motor Co. opened its ¥680 million Nanjing Test Center (NTC) and a new MakerSpace creative hub on November 24, reinforcing its commitment to product development and innovation in China.

Mercedes-Benz "Intelligent World Drive" hits the streets of Shanghai [2017-11-01]

SHANGHAI – A month and a half after it set off from the Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA) in September, the Mercedes-Benz “

Yihang.AI and CHJ Automotive reach strategic cooperation to develop L4 autonomous driving vehicle [2017-10-24]

BEIJING – Yihang.AI, a Changchun, Jilin Province-based startup focused on providing autonomous driving solutions, announced on October 13 that it has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with smart EV startup CHJ Automotive in the autonomous driving field.

Hyundai Motor opens first global Big Data Center in China for connected mobility [2017-09-28]

GUI’AN, GUIZHOU – Hyundai Motor said in a statement on September 26 that it has opened its first global Big Data Center in Gui’

Geely Innovation Center in Gothenburg to open in 2020 [2017-06-29]

HANGZHOU, Zhejiang – Geely Holding Group and the city of Gothenburg, Sweden signed a Letter of Intent here on June 28 in the presence of visiting Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lö

Daimler Greater China signs cooperation agreement with Plug and Play [2016-11-15]

BEIJING – Daimler Greater China announced on October 18 a new cooperation with global accelerator and investor Plug and Play as the company seeks to further explore new technologies and foster a startup culture among its business units.

Foton releases driverless super truck in Shanghai [2016-11-24]

SHANGHAI – Foton Motor released China’s first super truck with autonomous driving system in Shanghai on November 14.

Chinese firm gives UM $27M for autonomous car research [2016-10-18]

The University of Michigan will receive $27 million from a Chinese investment firm to aid in the institution’

BAIC BJEV releases North America Technical Innovation Strategy [2016-10-12]

DETROIT – BAIC BJEV, the electric vehicle arm under BAIC Group and one of China’s leading EV manufacturers, announced at a recent event organized by the company that its North America technical innovation strategy will be centered on two overseas R&D centers in Silicon Valley and Detroit, which will respectively concentrate on R&D and application of intelligent network connection technology and next-generation electric drive system technology.