11% Plugin Vehicle Share in China!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 24 Apr 2021 02:14:50 +0000

Plugin electric vehicles are a hot item in China right now, and they scored a near-record 211,000 registrations last month. That was a 244% jump compared to the same month last year, making it the second best month ever, only behind last December. Last month’s plugin vehicle share actually reached the two-digit mark for the […]

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Tesla Model Y Ramps Up In China, $4400 Wuling EV Still #1

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 02:46:28 +0000

Plugin vehicles had another great month in China last month, with 104,000 registrations, a six-fold jump compared to the same month last year. Though, recall that February 2020 was heavily disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic. Still, if we were to compare with February 2019, last month also showed a major jump in sales. Two years […]

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The Xpeng P7 Achieves 20,000 Sales Quicker Than Any Other Vehicle From A Chinese EV Startup

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 06 Mar 2021 04:23:49 +0000

Xpeng isn’t seeing blockbuster electric vehicle sales yet, but its first model just hit the market slightly more than two years ago and the company was formed approximately 7 years ago, so it would be hard to expect 100,000+ annual sales so quickly. That said, it has left the starting line quickly and already has […]

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Why Did 70,000 People Buy NIO & Xpeng EVs Instead Of Teslas In China Last Year?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 04:30:59 +0000

I saw a headline about this topic earlier today: “Why some Chinese are buying local electric car brands like Nio — instead of Tesla.” I thought it might offer some interesting insights, but it turns out CNBC just talked to a few people and got a few quotes on the topic. Perhaps they capture the […]

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Xpeng Jumps Into Europe

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 09:32:11 +0000

Xpeng, a Chinese “smart electric vehicle” startup, has just begun delivery of one of its vehicles, the G3 crossover SUV, in Europe — Norway for now. Is this a small story or the start of a massive flood of Xpeng electric vehicles across Europe and maybe even the United States

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Xpeng To Soon Deliver 1st 100 G3 Electric Crossovers In Norway

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 19:37:41 +0000

This weekend, we saw on Twitter that the first batch of Xpeng G3 electric crossovers for Europe has arrived in Norway. I reached out to Xpeng to see

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Xpeng G3 — $21,383 to $29,102 Hot Electric Crossover (in China)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 29 Aug 2020 06:13:28 +0000

Xpeng is a young (very young) electric vehicle startup in China that is getting a lot more attention in the US now that it has gone public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). We’ve been covering the company for a couple of years — you can read an in-depth piece on the company here or look through the company’s history (and my evolving impression of the company) here

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Xpeng P7 — $33,396 to $50,828 Sports Sedan (In China)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 03:52:09 +0000

As Xpeng approached its initial public offering (IPO) on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), which was earlier today, I started digging into the company more

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