Volvo plans new rapid EV transition in China with Geely’s assistance

Volvo is reportedly planning to aggressively switch to EVs in China with the help of majority owner Geely. Volvo is one of a select group of legacy brands that have transitioned to electric vehicles incredibly quickly. The brand has followed the traditional route, from hybridized offerings to full electric ones, and is now on the […]

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Elon Musk says Tesla’s competition can’t be seen with a telescope, but the company admits Chinese EV makers are ‘scary’

Tesla has been head and shoulders above competitors in the electric vehicle field for some time due to its maturity as a company and expertise in EV engineering. The fact that very few companies can say they have been developing electric vehicles for as long as Tesla has is where the company’s true advantage lies. […]

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Tesla demand in China booms following price cuts

A survey conducted by Dan Ives has found a spike in interest in Tesla vehicles in China following the recent price cuts. The Tesla price cuts were not taken well in China, with hundreds of previous buyers storming Tesla showrooms, demanding the automaker make amends for the abrupt price change. Nonetheless, according to a survey […]

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Tesla’s huge price cuts are hitting the stock one way and its outlook in another

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) pushed huge price cuts on its vehicles in both the United States and China within the past few weeks, but the automaker’s decision is hitting the stock in one way and its outlook in another. After the Austin-based automaker slashed prices by as much as $13,000 in the United States and 13.5 […]

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Tesla price cuts in China stoke demand despite protests

The price cuts issued by Tesla earlier this year in China are stoking demand, despite the current protests at Tesla locations in the country. Over the past year, China has emerged as one of the world’s most competitive electric vehicle markets. The country has seen numerous offerings from countless brands, covering numerous price points and […]

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Tesla Model Y second best selling vehicle in China during November

The Tesla Model Y was the second best-selling vehicle in China in November. Tesla has had a fantastic Q4 in China thus far. First, Tesla announced that it had produced over 100,000 units in China, making it a leading EV exporter. Then, the Chinese automotive registration agency stated that Tesla sold over 60,000 vehicles in […]

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Volkswagen forced to pause production in China

Volkswagen has been forced to pause production at its Chengdu, China plant due to a wave of COVID cases. China has continued its aggressive “zero-COVID” policy, aiming to rid itself of the virus completely. The Chinese government hopes to accomplish this through forced quarantines, mass testing, and numerous other measures. As the city of Chengdu, […]

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General Motors Accelerates Rollout of Electric and Intelligent Connected Vehicles in China

General Motors shared its progress toward its global vision of zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion at GM China Tech Day 2022 in Shanghai. It announced the plan to roll out more than 15 Ultium-based models in China by 2025, and reinforced i…