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Sabine Scheunert appointed director of Citroen brand China and assistant managing director of Dongfeng-Citroe

PARIS – Sabine Scheunert was appointed director of the Citroën brand in China and vice managing director of the Dongfeng-Citroën division at Dongfeng-Peugeot-Citroën Automobile Co., Ltd. with effect from May 1, Citroën said in a statement on April 30. Scheunert replaces Lahouari Bennaoum and has become the first female director

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Chen Quanshi: Low-speed EV manufacturers have three ways out

SHANGHAI – For China’s controversial low-speed electric vehicles, there are three ways out for manufacturers, suggested Chen Quanshi, director of the Auto Research Institute at Tsinghua University and a veteran expert on the Chinese EV industry. “They can upgrade vertically, horizontally or maintain their turf and hope to receive regulatory

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Jack Cheng: battery technology to see breakthrough in 2-3 years

China is getting more demanding in terms of market order and supervision, said Jack Cheng, vice president of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles APAC. According to Cheng, environmental protection, health and safety are determining the future development of the market. Technologies of battery, electronic control and driveline of electric vehicle are becoming

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