Record Month For Plugin Electric Vehicles In China! 15% Share!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:08:37 +0000

Plugins are on fire in China, having scored a record 235,000 registrations last month, pulling the year-to-date (YTD) tally to 1.1 million units, a far cry from the 360,000 units that this market had 12 months ago. Share-wise, June also witnessed a record month, hitting 15% (12% full electrics/BEVs). This pulled the 2021 share to […]

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10% Plugin Vehicle Share in China!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 26 May 2021 15:17:50 +0000

Plugin vehicles are a hot item in China, having scored over 175,000 registrations last month. That was a 173% jump compared to the same month last year, with BEVs in particular growing at an amazing 204% rate. April was the second month in a row that the plugin share reached the two-digit mark, hitting 10% […]

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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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XPeng — “Level 4 Light” Autonomy In 18–20 Months

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 20:56:10 +0000

On a Zoom call with reporters this week, XPeng execs talked at length about some fresh semi-autonomous driving news and a bit about plans in the next couple of years. I asked whether they had a plan or rough expectation for when they think they can get to robotaxi-ready “Level 4” or “Level 5” autonomy. […]

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China × Cleantech — March 2021

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 21:42:45 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — March 2021 edition. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month. EV Sales Tesla Model Y Ramps Up In China, $4400 Wuling EV Still #1 On the 18th of March, José Pontes reported on the sales numbers of the Chinese EV market in February of 2021. […]

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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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Record Electric Vehicle Sales in China

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 00:15:35 +0000

While the overall Chinese auto market is slowly picking up (+12% year over year in November), plugin vehicles are already on the fast lane, growing by 138% year over year (YoY) to a record 198,000 units

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Wuling Mini EV Shines In Hot Chinese Market

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:26:49 +0000

While the overall Chinese auto market kept positive numbers last month, +9% year over year (YoY), plugins vehicle sales were firmly in the fast lane, growing by 120% YoY in October to 147,000 units, a new year best

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