CnEVPost Newsletter: NIO's second plant progresses; XPeng revamps sales approach
Main building of NIO's plant in NeoPark passes acceptance - CnEVPost — cnevpost.com The complex is expected to be handed over to NIO for equipment installation by the end of November, with production to begin in September next year.
Changan's premium EV brand to get capital injection, NIO's stake to be diluted to just 1% - CnEVPost The move represents a further exit for NIO from its joint venture with Changan after it cut its stake in the company to 4.62 percent late last year.
NIO adds 3 swap stations, bringing total to 604 - CnEVPost One of the stations, located at a Sinopec gas station, is the first such facility built by NIO and the fossil fuel giant in Guangdong that support both battery swap and fast charging.
NIO-backed Uxin builds second superstore as it expands from online to offline - CnEVPost The store is set up in Hefei and covers an area of nearly 100,000 square meters, four times the size of Uxin's first offline superstore.
XPeng reportedly revamps sales approach to aim for higher volumes - CnEVPost XPeng has reportedly expanded the sharing of sales leads in order to hit its 15,000-unit monthly delivery target.
Tesla recalls 91 imported Model 3s in China - CnEVPost The transverse linkage retaining bolts on the front subframe assembly of some vehicles may not be tightened to standard torque.
Chinese self-driving unicorn Momenta closes over $1 billion in Series C funding - CnEVPost In 2017, Momenta received a $46 million Series B investment led by NIO Capital, the venture capital arm of NIO.
New survey finds 50% of Chinese respondents have strong intention to buy pure-play EVs - CnEVPost As NIO's William Li puts it, once users embrace electric vehicles, they will become widespread very quickly.
Great Wall Motor builds first supercharging station in Thailand as its popular EV model becomes available there - CnEVPost It is also Great Wall Motor's first station in the world to feature photovoltaic power, energy storage and charging capabilities.