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Great WEY Motor: New brand tries to pioneer “Chinese luxury”

The rapid emergence of new brands in the industry continues. Great Wall Motor is the latest to do so, launching its luxury SUV brand, WEY, on November 17, before the start of this year’s Guangzhou Auto Show. WEY’s arrival came less than a month after Geely announced to the world

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Passenger vehicles to take predominant role in NEV market growth

New energy vehicle sales in October reached 44,000 units, including 31,000 new energy passenger vehicles, according to data from China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM). In sharp contrast, statistics from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) show that only 6,684 electric buses were produced, a 43 percent year-on-year

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WM Motor starts construction of smart EV industrial park in Wenzhou

WENZHOU, Zhejiang – WM Motor held a foundation-laying ceremony for its smart EV industrial park in Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province on November 23. WM smart EV industrial park features four functions of smart manufacturing, smart logistics, flexible parts matching and autonomous driving testing. The park covers a total area of 667,000

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September end-user sales of passenger cars, MPVs and SUVs reach 2.15 million units

According to data from CBU Analytics, China’s registration volume of passenger cars, MPVs and SUVs reached 16.22 million units from January to September, up 19.88 percent year-on-year. In September, registration volume reached 2.15 million units, up 34.43 percent. In September, the top 10 passenger vehicle manufacturers in end-user sales were

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Chinese brands to eventually dominate Chinese auto market

MACAU – China’s automobile market will eventually be dominated by Chinese independent brands, predicted Xiao Yong, vice president in charge of sales at GAC Motor Co., Ltd. Xiao made the comments at the 6th China (Macau) – Asia Pacific Auto Summit and Self-Owned Brand Industrial Development Forum organized by

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Mi’an Auto fifth company to get EV production license

BEIJING – China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the country’s top economic planner, approved on November 15 an electric passenger vehicle program proposed by Jiangsu Min’an Automotive Co., Ltd., making the startup company the fifth to receive an EV production license this year. Min’an, a joint venture between

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