Classification: R&D
Hyundai Motor opens first global Big Data Center in China for connected mobility [2017-09-28]

GUI’AN, GUIZHOU – Hyundai Motor said in a statement on September 26 that it has opened its first global Big Data Center in Gui’

Geely Innovation Center in Gothenburg to open in 2020 [2017-06-29]

HANGZHOU, Zhejiang – Geely Holding Group and the city of Gothenburg, Sweden signed a Letter of Intent here on June 28 in the presence of visiting Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lö

Daimler Greater China signs cooperation agreement with Plug and Play [2016-11-15]

BEIJING – Daimler Greater China announced on October 18 a new cooperation with global accelerator and investor Plug and Play as the company seeks to further explore new technologies and foster a startup culture among its business units.

Foton releases driverless super truck in Shanghai [2016-11-24]

SHANGHAI – Foton Motor released China’s first super truck with autonomous driving system in Shanghai on November 14.

Chinese firm gives UM $27M for autonomous car research [2016-10-18]

The University of Michigan will receive $27 million from a Chinese investment firm to aid in the institution’

BAIC BJEV releases North America Technical Innovation Strategy [2016-10-12]

DETROIT – BAIC BJEV, the electric vehicle arm under BAIC Group and one of China’s leading EV manufacturers, announced at a recent event organized by the company that its North America technical innovation strategy will be centered on two overseas R&D centers in Silicon Valley and Detroit, which will respectively concentrate on R&D and application of intelligent network connection technology and next-generation electric drive system technology.

Geely to be lead partner for the BLOODHOUND Project [2016-09-28]

BRISTOL, England – Geely Holding Group has become the prime sponsor and Official Automotive Partner for the BLOODHOUND Project, according to an announcement from the Project on September 27.

Daimler holds first China Hackathon [2016-09-05]

BEIJING – Daimler held its first China Hackathon in Beijing on September 3-4, where a total of 75 participants were invited to develop creative ideas and code prototypes related to automotive e-commerce within a given timeframe of 26 hours, according to a corporate news release.

SAIC-GM collaborates with Shanghai Jiaotong University on smart manufacturing [2016-07-13]

SHANGHAI – SAIC-GM signed an agreement with Shanghai Jiaotong University on smart manufacturing technology R&D and application on June 28.

Baidu to test driverless cars and build operation zone in Shanghai [2016-06-27]

SHANGHAI – Chinese search engine giant Baidu signed an agreement with the Shanghai International Automobile City (SIAC) on May 27 to test its driverless cars in SIAC’