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China’s Nio is worth more than Ford or General Motors

China’s Nio is worth more than Ford or General Motors

(ATF) China’s electric vehicle (EV) maker Nio now has a higher market value than General Motors, while Xpeng is close to overtaking Ford. But the incoming Biden administration is expected to take steps to try to ensure that Tesla is not the only US-based EV success story. Chinese electric vehicle …

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China pulls EVs over standards failures 

China pulls EVs over standards failures 

(ATF) Twenty-five electric vehicle (EV) markers, including big names such as BYD Auto, Geely, BAIC, GAC, Dongfeng and Changan have been summoned by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) for a “talk” about product compliance issues, and some of their products have been terminated or suspended from production.MIIT’s …

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China ignites electric car production, sales

China ignites electric car production, sales

(ATF) Sales of electric cars again outpaced those of traditional vehicles in October, figures released recently by the Chinese Passenger Car Association (CPCA) revealed. While the overall sales rose 8% year-on-year in October to 1.99 million units, the retail sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) was up 110.4% and reached …

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Jaguar to launch hybrid electric SUVs in India 

JLR to launch electric Jaguar I-PACE in India in early 2021

NEW DELHI: Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) plans to launch its electric Jaguar I-PACE sedan in India early next year, the automaker's country head said on Thursday, as governments across the world push for more clean-energy vehicles.The British luxury carmaker owned by India's Tata Motors also plans to launch plug-in hybrid …

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