Wednesday 26 October 2022
Great Wall Motor on track to build its own chips
Chinese automaker Great Wall Motor (GWM) has announced it will set up a fully-owned semiconductor subsidiary to foster its own chip design and manufacturing with a registered capital...
Wednesday 26 October 2022
Tesla Model Y now cheaper than XPeng, Nio SUVs in China
Tesla announced on Oct 24 that it is lowering the selling prices for Model 3 and Y in China.
Tuesday 20 September 2022
XPeng launches urban-used ADAS functions in Guangzhou
China-based XPeng just started a pilot program of its City Navigation Guided Pilot (City NGP), an Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) enabling changing lanes, reacting to traffic...
Wednesday 7 September 2022
China keenly developing homegrown IGBT power chips for vehicles
Chinese chipmakers are keen on developing homegrown automotive power semiconductors, particularly IGBT chips and modules long in shortage, looking to replace part of foreign supplies...
Friday 2 September 2022
CATL stepping up battery materials recycling
Galloping prices of power battery materials are heaping heavy cost pressures on both EV and battery makers, fueling a new wave of materials recycling development in China, with even...
Thursday 1 September 2022
CanSemi starts capacity expansion for analog chips at 12-inch fab
China foundry CanSemi Technology has recently kicked off its third-phase expansion plan at its 12-inch wafer fab in Guangzhou, southern China with total investment of CNY16.25 billion...
Wednesday 24 August 2022
XPeng sees 97% revenue growth in 2Q22 with mild drop in gross margin
China-based electric vehicle (EV) startup XPeng almost doubled vehicle deliveries in the second quarter of 2022, thanks to strong demand for its two sedans. The company created total...
Wednesday 27 July 2022
Taiwan components suppliers enhancing deployments in China EV market
China has emerged as the world's largest regional market for electrical vehicles (EV) and will remain on track to grow fast on a series of policy incentives designed to encourage...
Monday 6 June 2022
NIO reportedly recruiting professionals to build US plant
China-based electric vehicle (EV) maker NIO is reportedly looking to hire a number of positions in preparation for building a new manufacturing location in the US, but the company...
Friday 18 March 2022
Chinese carmakers developing auto chips
Chinese carmakers have begun deploying resources in semiconductor development, as chip shortage continues to haunt the automotive industry.
Thursday 17 March 2022
XPeng launches electric sedan in Europe
China's electric vehicle (EV) startup XPeng has begun taking pre-orders for its P5 smart family sedan in Denmark, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden as it continues its expansion...