Chinese electric vehicle brand Zeekr announced on Tuesday that it has commenced deliveries of the top-end version of its 001 hatchback sedan. The vehicle is equipped with CATL’s Qilin lithium-ion battery, providing a driving range of 1,032 kilometers (641 miles) on a single charge. This comes a month after deliveries for Zeekr’s 009 multi-purpose vehicle, which was also the first model worldwide to be powered by this high-capacity battery, began on April 16. Zeekr, one of the premium EV brands launched by auto major Geely in early 2021, successfully delivered 23,335 vehicles between January and April. The company has set a delivery target of 140,000 units for this year. [Zeekr announcement, in Chinese]