A Nio’s battery swap station in Haikou, capital of southern island province of Hainan (Image credit: Nio)

Hainan bets on swappable battery business model to boost EV sales

A Nio’s battery swap station located at a highway service area in Tunchang County in the southern island province of…


Self-driving startup TuSimple raises $120 million in extended Series D

(Image credit: TuSimple) Self-driving company TuSimple on Tuesday announced it has secured an additional $120 million…


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WM Motor's battery unit reportedly considers backdoor listing

(Image credit: WM Motor) Weltmeister (WM) Motor is reportedly seeking a backdoor listing on the Chinese stock market by…


Wu Qing, vice mayor of Shanghai (middle), walked out of the conference hall for a AV test drive accompanied by Xiao Jianxiong, CEO of Chinese-backed autonomous vehicle startup AutoX (right) at 2019 World Autonomous Vehicle Ecosystem Conference (WAVE) in Shanghai on Monday, September 16, 2019. (Image credit: WAVE)

Shanghai issues China's first permits allowing passengers in self-driving cars

Wu Qing, vice mayor of Shanghai (middle) walking to AV test drive site accompanied by Xiao Jianxiong, CEO of…


Byton delays production but says $500 million funding to come

A Byton showroom on West Nanjing Road in Shanghai on March 3, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode) Electric vehicle maker…


Nio's ES6 sales doubled in August: report

Nio's second mass-produced SUV model ES6 was showcased during this year's Auto Shanghai in April, 2019 (Image credit:…


A Xpeng G3 2020 model is parked outside Wenshu Temple in the southwestern city of Chengdu. (Image credit: Xpeng Motors)

Xpeng starts delivery of 2020 models as NEV market is poised for recovery

A Xpeng G3 2020 model parked outside Wenshu Temple in the southwestern city of Chengdu. (Image credit: Xpeng Motors)…


Nio raises $200 million from Tencent, CEO in convertible notes

The outside of a Nio store in Shanghai on April 11, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Troubled electric vehicle…


Beijing to allow autonomous taxis to run tests in city suburb

Baidu Apollo driverless cars under testing in Beijing. (Image credit: Baidu) The Beijing municipal government is…


Carsten Breitfeld’s official headshot, provided by Faraday Future. (Image credit: Faraday Future)

Faraday Future appoints former head of BMW i8 project its new CEO

Faraday Future's newly appointed CEO, Carsten Breitfeld. (Image credit: Faraday Future) The US-based EV maker Faraday…