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22.05.2018 - 15:46

China lowers import tariffs on vehicles from 25% to 15%

The plans to lower vehicle import tariffs announced by Chinese president Xi Jinping in April are getting more definite: According to an announcement by the ministry of finance, the tariffs for personal vehicles will be lowered from 25 to 15 percent on the 01. July.

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17.05.2018 - 13:31

BMW teasing iNEXT and wants to expand in China

BMW has revealed a teaser image of the upcoming iNEXT. While the image allows for a very limited glimpse of their upcoming electric model only, it precedes what BMW calls its Vision Vehicle, that can be expected this year. Meanwhile, their Great Wall cooperation looks like it would move way beyond building electric Minis together.

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15.05.2018 - 16:13

Webasto to focus on electric mobility solutions

Supplier Webasto has announced its strategy for the next few years and electric transport solutions, namely batteries and charging equipment are to play a prominent role. The company wants to invest 600,000 million euros over the next three years.

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14.05.2018 - 16:45

Tesla sets up electric car company in Shanghai

Tesla has registered a firm for electric cars in Shanghai ahead of the planned change of rule in Beijing. The EV maker had been negotiating to open business in China without the previously required local joint venture partner before but to no avail.

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08.05.2018 - 17:53

Mini mid-motor for extra lightweight e-bikes by Bafang

With the China Cycle Show starting this Sunday, Bafang gears up to presents its latest pedelec technology, in this case its most compact mid-motor to date. The system including the hidden battery weighs less than 4.4 kilos but it is to be seen whether it is light enough to attract road cyclists.

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07.05.2018 - 13:02

Great Wall launches dedicated electric car brand ORA

China’s state-owned Great Wall has officially introduced its new brand dedicated exclusively to new energy vehicles. ORA is the fourth brand under the carmaker’s roof after Great Wall, Haval and WEY and will aim their EVs at young audiences with the first model due this year.

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02.05.2018 - 17:29

Daimler to buy its EV batteries from CATL

Daimler is turning to China as it wants Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) to supply battery cells for their electric cars. The German carmaker says CATL was the only supplier that agreed to follow human right standards.

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02.05.2018 - 16:56

Ford and Zoyte to form JV for EV ride-hailing service

Ford and its partner in China, Zoyte want to set up a new joint venture for building electric cars dedicated to ride-hailing appications such as Uber or Didi Chuxing in the PRC. Ford and Zoyte plan to lease the new EVs with extra options for fleet management.

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02.05.2018 - 14:54

GKN to make more electric drives in China

GKN Driveline announced its plans for the construction of a new plant in Pinghu, Zhejiang Province, through its Chinese joint venture SDS. The facility is an expansion of GKN’s existing presence in the PRC and will make gears for eDrive systems.

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01.05.2018 - 17:52

Nidec to invest in new e-motor factory in China

The Japanese electric motor manufacturer Nidec is planning to invest about 274 million dollars into a manufacturing facility in China. The new factory in Pinghu near Shanghai is supposed to begin serial production of traction motors for electrified vehicles in 2019.

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27.04.2018 - 19:05

Dog days in China

An electric vehicle recently crashed into a mobile-phone shop in China. But inside the car was not a person but a dog. It turned out the vehicle belonged to the neighbouring fruit shop, where a staffer had forgotten to switch off the car.

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26.04.2018 - 15:37

WM Motor starts selling debut model EX5

The Chinese electric mobility startup WM Motor has now begun selling their first vehicle model in China, the EX5. The mobility brand Weltmeister was set up by the startup in cooperation with a German agency.

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26.04.2018 - 13:36

Singulato & BJEV bundle R&D resources in China

The Chinese e-mobility startup Singulato Motors is cooperating with the BAIC subsidiary Beijing Electric Vehicle (BJEV) to develop EVs and PHEVs. The partners aim to develop vehicle technology, charging solutions and distribution networks.

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26.04.2018 - 12:48

Arsenal adds BYD power to club

China’s BYD has landed a deal with London premier league football club Arsenal as it becomes a new sponsor. The vehicle maker is now the club’s official car and bus partner and will also receive prominent BYD branding opportunities.

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25.04.2018 - 17:11

Every 2nd Volvo sold to be purely electric by 2025

The Swedish brand is advancing its transition into a premium plug-in label fast as Volvo aims for fully electric cars to account for half of its total sales by 2025. This builds on their plans that new models released from 2019 will be electrified in some form.

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25.04.2018 - 13:28

Magnetic cement enables dynamic wireless charging

Bavaria’s startup Magment has patented a new material with the properties of cement that at the same time can create a magnetic field in order to enable both static and dynamic charging of electric vehicles. First projects are underway.

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25.04.2018 - 13:19

Toyota lining up 10 electrified models in China by 2020

The Japanese want to make it big in China with Toyota preparing to launch 10 electrified models there by 2020. The Corolla and Levin in their PHEV version are making the start at the Beijing Auto Show and are set to launch next year followed by a BEV in 2020.

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25.04.2018 - 12:48

Honda displaying Everus EV concept in Beijing

Honda is at the Auto China where the Everus EV Concept is allowing a glimpse into what the Japanese have lined up for the Chinese market for new energy vehicles. Honda’s first serial China EV will be made together with JV partner GAC and be made fast.

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25.04.2018 - 07:08

BMW reveals next generation iX3 Concept

BMW is doubling down on their investment: The Concept iX3 will have a motor performance of over 200 kW, when it goes into serial production in 2020 as an SAV (Sports Activity Vehicle). According to the new WLTP measuring system, the range even exceeds 400 km.

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Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2018/04/25/bmw-reveals-next-generation-ix3-concept/
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