Xpeng Motors is priming for a public listing in New York where it could raise up to $1.1 billion from high-profile backers including Alibaba and Xiaomi.
Xpeng shares soar 41% in US debut, market cap nears Chinese auto giants
Six-year-old Xpeng Motors now has a market capitalization of nearly $15 billion, nearing the size of a number of giant Chinese automakers.
Tesla ramps up China hiring in bid for ‘full vehicle autonomy’ by year-end
Tesla has been ramping up its hiring in China lately as part of a broader strategy to localize software and user data in the world’s biggest auto market
Tesla denied access to grand jury materials for ex-Xpeng engineer
Tesla requested access to Xpeng’s entire repository of autonomous-driving source code and clones of its executives’ hard drives.