Toyota is going to buy its electric car batteries in China

In order to secure a reliable battery supply for its electric vehicles, Toyota made a partnership with the Chinese electronics company CATL. After focussing on hybrid cars for the last three decades, Toyota is preparing to enter the all electric car market. Currently, Toyota doesn’t offer any fully electric car in any market. However, last… Continue reading Toyota is going to buy its electric car batteries in China

This new electric Mini is going to be produced in China

BMW teamed up with Chinese automotive company Great Wall, to design and produce a Mini microcar in China. Last week, Mini introduced its first electric car for the Western markets, the Cooper S E. It is a 3-door electric car with a practical range of 190 km, and a European price of about 33.000€. Just… Continue reading This new electric Mini is going to be produced in China

Xpeng G3 gets better battery and 40% more range

The Xpeng G3, a Chinese electric crossover, gets various important upgrades for the 2020 model year.  Last year, electric car startup Xpeng Motors started delivering its first vehicle, the G3. This compact electric crossover SUV features a 47,6 kWh battery and offers an official range of 365 km (NEDC). Its realistic driving range is closer… Continue reading Xpeng G3 gets better battery and 40% more range

These are the 7 cheapest electric cars for sale in China

Overview of the cheapest electric cars that are for sale in China. With about 1 million sold units per year, China is the biggest electric car market in the world. Unlike in Europe and the US, most electric cars sold in China are democratically priced. So let’s have a look at what a Chinese middle… Continue reading These are the 7 cheapest electric cars for sale in China