Nio co-founder's exit leaves future uncertain

Outside of the new Nio store in Shanghai on April 11, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Nio co-founder Jack…


UPS invests in unmanned truck developer TuSimple

(Image credit: TuSimple) Autonomous truck startup TuSimple has received an undisclosed amount of funding from UPS, as…


Meituan starts recruitment drive for mapping services

Screenshots showing a list of engineering positions for map services posted by Meituan on a Chinese online recruitment…


Ride-hailers may face app store delisting over illegal drivers in Shanghai

  (Image credit: Didi) Didi Chuxing has been ordered to pay fines totaling RMB 5.5 million ($780,000) for failing…


Nio deliveries slumped by one-third in July despite new SUV launch

An ES8 at Nio's booth during Auto Shanghai 2019 (Photo credit: TechNode/Chris Udemans) Chinese electric carmaker Nio…


Toyota plans new China battery plant as Beijing pivots to hybrids

(Image credit: Toyota) Toyota reportedly aims to set up a fourth hybrid vehicle battery plant in China as Beijing has…


A battery swap station in Shanghai. (Image credit: Nio)

Nio seeks to allay customer fears over range with new battery swap stations

Nio's battery swap station in Shenzhen. (Image credit: Nio) Nio is opening battery swap stations in major Chinese…


Tesla slashes price of full Autopilot package in China

A customer views a model at Tesla's Xintiandi showroom, Shanghai, on March 11, 2019. (Image credit: Yu…


In this image from BMW, the company launched its first widely available battery electric Mini Cooper SE in July 2019. (Image credit: BMW)

BMW’s China Mini project reportedly heads into a tailspin

BMW's first widely available battery-electric Mini Cooper SE, launched in July 2019. (Image credit: BMW) BMW’s joint…


More than 100 million of China's drivers use electronic toll collection

Smart connected vehicles with radar signal system and wireless communication technologies. (Image credit:…