Rupert Mitchell, chief strategy officer of WM Motor, spoke at CNBC’s East Tech West conference in Guangzhou on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. (Image credit: CNBC International)

China's EV darlings left stranded as VCs look elsewhere

Rupert Mitchell, chief strategy officer at WM Motor, spoke at CNBC’s East Tech…


A Tesla flagship store in the southwestern Chengdu municipality with Tesla logo and an electric car model X inside. (Image credit: Bigstock/Keitma-st)

Tesla pivots to all-in-one sales and service centers over pricey showrooms

A Tesla flagship store in the southwestern municipality of Chengdu. (Image…


A row of Mobikes (now known as Meituan Bikes) sits along the pavement in Pudong, Shanghai on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Chinese bike-rental company Mobike raises fares

A row of Mobikes, now known as Meituan Bikes, on a sidewalk in Shanghai on…


Nio appoints new CFO as funding questions linger

Nio‘s logo outside one of the company's stores in Beijing on Sept 28, 2019.…


Didi says more than a third of China’s EVs are registered on its platform

Didi provides EV charging services through its Xiaoju platform. (Image credit:…


Yang Dongsheng, general manager of BYD Auto Product Planning & New Technology Research Institute, with with TechNode senior reporter Zhang Yi at TechCrunch Shenzhen. (Image credit: TechCrunch)

China's EV sector edges toward turning point as cars get smarter

Yang Dongsheng, general manager of BYD Auto Product Planning & New…


Xpeng Motors showcased P7, its first four-door coupe model with Level 3-ready autonomous driving capabilities at Alibaba Cloud's APSARA Computing Conference in Hangzhou in September, 2019. (Image credit: Xpeng Motors)

Xpeng brings in Xiaomi as strategic investor in $400 million Series C

Xpeng Motors showcased the P7, its first four-door coupe model with Level…


Didi driver stabs passenger following argument

The exterior of a Didi building in Beijing on Oct. 30, 2019. (Image credit:…


Tesla inches closer to Model 3 mass production at Shanghai Gigafactory

A customer is going for a test drive in Tesla's Xintiandi showroom in Shanghai,…


'Silver October' offers little respite for China's declining auto sales

(Image credit: Tesla) The decline in China's retail auto sales moderated…