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The Chinese government began its official inspection of national NEV promotion efforts on May 15, according to a d1ev.

SHANGHAI – General Motors and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) began on May 27 a two-year vehicle sharing pilot program in Shanghai featuring 16 Chevrolet EN-V 2.

The 2015 7th China Auto Blue Book Forum, organized by Automotive Business Review (Qiche Shangye Pinglun), was held on May 9 in Beijing.

People’s lifestyles are changing and consumers are seeking diverse ways of mobility, according to Wang Yanmin, co-founder and CEO of Yiqi Auto, the tri-partite EV rental joint venture established by Chery, Pateo and Yidao Yongche (yongche.

A healthy e-commerce promotion pattern for OEMs is one that supplements a focus on self-built platform with cooperation with third-party platforms, said Zhai Dongsheng, assistant to president of BYD Automobile Sales Co., Ltd.

BERLIN – Volkswagen and SAIC signed an agreement on expanding the main plant of the Chinese joint venture Shanghai-Volkswagen in Anting to meet the new challenges associated with local production of electric vehicles at the Volkswagen Group Forum DRIVE in Berlin on June 3, according to a company news release.

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