Tag: Faraday Future

Mar 18, 2021 - 06:51 pm

Faraday Future names new China CEO

California-based electric car start-up Faraday Future has appointed Xuefeng (‘Chris’) Chen as CEO for its China business. The FF 91 electric SUV is scheduled to launch in the first half of 2022.

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Jan 29, 2021 - 01:39 pm

Faraday Future finds fusion partner for IPO

Faraday Future has found a partner for its IPO. After merging with investment company Property Solutions Acquisition, the new Faraday Future Inc. is to be traded on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol “FFIE”. The company has also signed a framework agreement with Geely.

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Jan 26, 2021 - 05:19 pm

Faraday Future looks to China for production

California’s electric car startup Faraday Future plans to build a plant in China with an initial annual production capacity of over 100,000 vehicles. Industry insiders say that Faraday Future is negotiating with Geely about contract manufacturing.

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Oct 6, 2020 - 03:03 pm

Faraday Future targets IPO with shell company

Faraday Future is aiming to go public. Although the electric car startup announced this step about a year ago, with the announcement of its new strategy, Faraday Future now seems to be taking concrete steps.

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Sep 7, 2020 - 02:12 pm

Stellantis can choose from three EV platforms

The planned merger of the car companies PSA and FCA under the name Stellantis will apparently be able to rely on three electric car platforms. In addition to the existing platforms eCMP and eVMP, according to a new report from Italy, a base developed by FCA will also trade for larger electric cars.

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Sep 21, 2019 - 10:28 pm

Faraday Future with new business strategy

The Californian EV startup Faraday Future announced its new strategy shortly after appointing Carsten Breitfeld as new CEO. The aim is to start series production of the FF 91 in September 2020 and deliveries shortly thereafter.

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Aug 28, 2019 - 11:58 am

Faraday Future chance as CEO steps down

The crisis-ridden Californian electric car startup Faraday Future plans to comprehensively restructure. CEO Jia Yueting is stepping down as CEO in order to save the company and pay his debts.

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Nov 12, 2018 - 10:30 am

Faraday employees turn to crowd-funding

After the financial situation at Faraday Future took a turn for the worse, employees have taken to the internet to crowd-fund the most important expenses to keep furloughed employees afloat.

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Oct 31, 2018 - 02:54 pm

Faraday Future “efficiently insolvent” says founder

The funds of Faraday Future are ultimately depleted and the EV startup “efficiently insolvent” founder Nick Sampson declared in an email to employees. Himself and senior product VP Peter Savagian have left the company and most workers have been sent on unpaid holiday.

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Oct 23, 2018 - 03:32 pm

Faraday Future cuts cost trying to stay alive

The crisis at Faraday Future continues after their fight with investor Evergrande Health remains unresolved. With funds running low, FF now had to lay off workers and cut the salaries of those who remain by 20 percent. This includes executives.

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Oct 9, 2018 - 02:58 pm

Faraday Future: Their house is on fire once more

Things are back to normal at Faraday Future, only their normal is chaos. In summer all seemed better, after the electric car startup secured a 2BN dollar deal with Evergrande Health. But now both sides blame the other for trying to break the deal and on top there are rumours that the first FF91 car […]

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Aug 29, 2018 - 04:08 pm

Faraday Future finishes FF 91 pre-serial model

Faraday Future has announced the successful completion of the first pre-series model of the electric SUV FF 91 at their factory in Hanford, California. The deliveries of the serial version will begin in the first half of 2019, according to Faraday.

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Aug 15, 2018 - 12:52 pm

EV startup Faraday Future launching China operation

Faraday Future has set-up its operating headquarters in China, according to Evergrande Health, which owns a 45 percent stake in the electric vehicle startup. Five more bases for research and development are to follow across the country in the next ten years.

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Jun 26, 2018 - 03:18 pm

Evergrande Health buys 45% of EV maker Faraday Future

Faraday has found yet a new future as Hong Kong’s Evergrande Health Industry Group acquires a 45 percent share in the EV startup for $1.2BN. Evergrande will buy the stake off Season Smart, that had promised to invest 2BN dollars into FF.

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Jan 3, 2018 - 06:00 pm

Court seizes assets of LeEco founder Jia Yueting

After facing a lot of trouble regarding its companies, Jia Yueting is currently confronted with even worse news: The founder of LeEco and U.S. start-up Faraday Future once stepped forward to challenge Tesla – now, a court has seized all of his assets due to outstanding debts.
bloomberg.com, reuters.com

Dec 19, 2017 - 02:11 pm

Faraday Future is running a ghost operation

The future of EV start-up Faraday is increasingly bleak. Reports from its facility in California say it is deserted and devoid of equipment. On the Chinese end of things, FF’s top investor has been put on a debt blacklist. 

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Jul 21, 2017 - 07:56 am

True to its name.

Faraday Future dares to dream and has asked Chinese architecture firm MAD to design a campus. The futuristic design is wild (if not mad) and borrows from science fiction. If one considers FF’s massive financing problems though, it seems surreal quite literally.
dezeen.com, i-mad.com

Jun 28, 2017 - 09:35 am

Pike’s Peak: Faraday Future beats Tesla.

In striking 11:25.083 minutes, Faraday Future’s FF91 finished the Pike’s Peak Hill Climb at this weekend, beating Tesla’s record. FF’s in fact achieved the fastest result a production EV ever did and was over 20 seconds faster than the Model S P90D.
electrek.co

Jun 26, 2017 - 07:49 am

Tesla, Faraday Future.

Reading tip: Tesla is working on a music streaming service of its own and allegedly started talks with big music labels already. The company’s idea is to offer as many sources as possible so Musk and Co. do not want to rely on existing services like Spotify or Apple Music.
recode.net

Video tip: A bunch of new videos show the FF91 prototype by Faraday Future being tested for the Pikes Peak Hill Climb. The race has become kind of a proving ground for new EVs, among them Tesla’s Model S and Rimac’s race car.
electrek.co

Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2021/03/18/faraday-future-names-new-china-ceo/
18.03.2021 18:14