Tag: Geely

Geely Acquires 7.6% Stake In Aston Martin Lagonda

Geely Holding announced today it has acquired a 7.6 percent stake in Aston Martin, associating yet another automaker with its wide brand portfolio. In the official announcement, Daniel Donghui Li, Geely Holding Group CEO, said: “We are delighted to announce our investment in Aston Martin and believe that with our well-established track record and technology […]

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Zeekr To Use New CATL Batteries For Its Upcoming EVs With Over 621 Miles Of Range

Chinese electric car manufacturer Zeekr has reached an agreement with CATL to use the company’s new Qilin batteries. CATL’s Qilin batteries are based on its third-generation CTP technology and have a volume utilization efficiency of 72 percent and an energy density of up to 255 Wh/kg. The batteries can provide an EV with over 621 […]

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Geely’s Radar RD6 EV Pickup Debuts In China Alongside New Outdoors Lifestyle Vehicle Brand

A few days after the official teaser, Geely unveiled the Radar RD6 EV pickup in China as the first model of a new independent brand focused on outdoors lifestyle electric vehicles. According to the automaker, their target group is “a new generation of global consumers who demand vehicles that are as sustainable as their adventures […]

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Geely Teases Electric RADAR Pickup, Will Reportedly Debut Later This Month

Electric trucks have largely been an American phenomenon, but they’re going global as Geely has released the first pictures of the upcoming RADAR pickup. Geely didn’t say much about the model, but the teaser images reveal the crew cab pickup will have a slender grille with a chrome bar that flows into stylish daytime running […]

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Jidu Robo-01 EV Coming In 2023 With Level 4 Autonomy And A $30k Price Tag

A few months after the official teasers, Chinese company Jidu unveiled its first concept: the Robo-01. The fully electric SUV was developed by tech-giant Baidu and will be produced by Geely, aiming to bring Level 4 autonomous driving capabilities to the market. The concept is previewing a production model that will follow in 2023, keeping […]

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Geely Buys Stake In Renault Korea, Wants To Export Korean-Built Cars In The US

Chinese company Geely, owner of Zeekr, Volvo and Lotus, will buy a 34.02 per cent stake in Renault Korea for $200 million, allowing it to export vehicles made in South Korea into the US market. In the official announcement published on Tuesday, Geely said: “The agreement will enhance the collaboration between Renault Group and Geely […]

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Lotus Opens New Chapman Production Center In Hethel Made Specifically For Sports Cars

After the introduction of the first Lotus SUV, the Eletre, many fans expressed concern about the future of the company. Hopefully, the opening of a new sports car-focused production center named for the brand’s founder will help quell those concerns. The new production facility at Hethel, the brand’s home since 1966, is a major part […]

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