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Energy Weekly| NIO ES6 starting delivery/ XPENG’s 10000th G3 went offline

From:Internet Info Agency 2019-06-24 17:12:12

Here is Energy Weekly report. We are committed to bring together all the topics and new launching vehicles in the new energy area. Last week, the second SUV of NIO, ES6 started the delivery and XPENG also announced that the 10000thmodel of XPENG G3 has went offline. In addition, Human Horizons reached a foundry agreement with Dongfeng Yueda KIA. Let’s have a total look at it. 

The latest

  1. NIO ES6 started the delivery

On June 18th, the NIO officially announced that the ES6 was delivered at the Shanghai NIO Delivery Center. The first model delivered was the first commemorative version with a delivery volume of eight units. As the second model of the NIO SUV family, the ES6 officially accepted the reservation in December last year, with a price of 358,800 yuan without subsidy. After the delivery, the NIO ES6 will open the national delivery in the order of the booking.

  1. XPENG’s 10000thmodel went offline

On June 18, XPENG Automobile officially announced that the 10,000th XPENG G3 was off the assembly line of Zhengzhou Haima XPENG Intelligent Factory. XPENG Automobile Chairman and CEO He Xiaopeng said: "This is indeed a moment of excitement for all XPENG people, because the 10,000th XPENG G3 safely and reliably drove down the production line, representing that we have successfully run through the whole system of R&D and manufacturing, production and sales." 

Editor: According to the statistics of CPCA, the total delivery volume of XPENG G3 in the first five months of this year was 7,359 units, which was the sales champion of new energy vehicles in the first five months of this year. However, 10,000 vehicles are only the beginning. According to the official announcement of XPENG Automobile, XPENG Automobile will achieve a sales target of 40,000 by the end of December this year. In addition, the second model of XPENG Automobile will be listed this year.

  1. HUMAN HORIZONGS and DONGFENG YUEDA KIA signed the foundry agreement

On June 16, Human Horizons, Yueda Group and Dongfeng Yueda Kia announced that they will cooperate in various fields such as manufacturing and supply chain of new energy vehicles. In the future, the first model of Human Horizons will be produced at the Dongfeng Yueda Kia Yancheng plant and is scheduled to be mass-produced in 2021. Since then, Human Horizons has also reached a cooperation agreement with Chihiro and Dow Chemical on June 19th and June 21st respectively to promote the application of smart driving, vehicle networking (V2X) and sustainable development of innovative materials in the future.

Editor: This month for Human Horizons can be said to be a series of actions, has reached a foundry agreement with Yueda Group and Dongfeng Yueda Kia, and reached a cooperation agreement with Chihiro location and Dow Chemical. After a long preparation, Human Horizons finally entered a new stage of producing car. After solving the production problem, the prospect of Human Horizons seems to be very smooth, but according to its published information, the first of Human Horizons The model will enter mass production in May 2021, and it will be nearly two years away. This time of course will help Human Horizons further improve the testing and manufacturing of the entire vehicle, and even complete the sales and service channels. 

  1. New era of electrification, VW’s new energy products put into production

On June 20th, Volkswagen Automatic Transmission (Tianjin) Co., Ltd. announced that it will start production of NEV parts and components, including APP290 power motor and DQ400e hybrid transmission, which will start mass production here.  The annual production capacity of APP290 power motor is 180,000 units.  In the future, Volkswagen, Audi and Skoda's MQB platform pure electric vehicles will be equipped with APP290 motors.  In addition, in September next year, the plant will also start production of E-Drive MQB APP310 power motor with an annual production capacity of 330,000 units.  The ID. series and the MEB platform models of Audi, Skoda and other brands will be equipped with APP310 motors.

Editor: Volkswagen has already developed a new energy vehicle plan in China. It plans to deliver 400,000 new energy vehicles by 2020 and 1.5 million new energy vehicles by 2025.  As part of Volkswagen's electrification strategy, the local production of electrified parts at the Tianjin Transmission Plant will play an important role in Volkswagen's new energy plan in China.

In addition, the Volkswagen MEB platform model will be put into production in Anting in Shanghai and Foshan in Guangdong in 2020. The Tianjin Transmission Plant will be put into operation in the APP310 motor group next year.

New models

BYD S2: 89.8k-109.8k yuan with subsidy

On June 17, BYD S2, the second model of the BYD e-series, was officially launched. The new car was launched with 4 models. The comprehensive subsidy price was 89.8k-109.8k yuan.  As a small pure electric SUV, BYD S2 can be regarded as the modified product of the current BYD EV. The appearance basically follows the design style of the current BYD EV, but the external spare tire is cancelled. The interior adopts the same as the EV535  design concept.

In terms of power, the new car is built on the e platform and equipped with a ternary lithium battery with a capacity of 40.62 kWh. The cruising range is 305 km under comprehensive conditions.  At the same time, the new car also supports fast/slow charging function, in which fast charging can be fully charged in only 1.1 hours.

 Editor: As an entry-level pure electric small SUV, BYD S2 is very balanced in all aspects, although the battery life is only 305 kilometers, but this figure is enough to support the daily commute needs.  In addition, the addition of DiLink intelligent network connection system and e-platform electric drive technology also makes this car competitive.

Editor:Bai Yunpeng