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Polestar “will have to question everything” in order to build the first climate-neutral EV

Polestar, the Swedish electric vehicle brand spun out of Volvo Car Group, set on Wednesday a “moonshot goal” of creating the first climate neutral car by 2030. But instead of getting there through more widely-practiced offsetting measures, such as planting trees, the company said it’s going to fundamentally change the way the new EV is made. That means rethinking every piece of the supply chain, from materials sourcing through to manufacturing, and even by making the vehicle more energy efficien...
Tags: Transportation, China, Climate, Tech, Automotive, EVs, Volvo, Electric Cars, Volvo Cars, Volvo Car Group, Thomas Ingenlath, Polestar, Geely Auto Group, Carbon Offset, Electric Vehilces, Fredrika Klarén Polestar

Another One: Geely Announces Zeekr EV Brand

Geely Auto Group has announced the formation of an electric technology firm and automotive brand called Zeekr Company Limited. With the Chinese group already holding numerous mobility-focused brands with a penchant for electrification, it’s a bit curious to see it launching another one. But Geely has indicated that Zeekr will be aimed at the premium EV market […] The post Another One: Geely Announces Zeekr EV Brand appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Chinese automaker Geely launches luxury EV brand Zeekr

Chinese automaker Geely Automobile Holdings is launching a new brand of premium electric vehicles as it aims to capture a share of the luxury EV market that has been dominated by Tesla and other homegrown companies. The new brand of vehicles, called Zeekr, will be manufactured by parent company Zhejiang Geely Holding Group. The first Zeekr vehicles are expected to be delivered in the third quarter of 2021. The launch of Zeekr, which was first reported by Reuters and confirmed today by Geely, has...
Tags: Apple, Transportation, China, Tech, Tesla, Automotive, Baidu, Reuters, Geely, Foxconn Technology Group, Daimler AG, Volvo Cars, NIO, Geely Holding Group, Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, Geely Auto Group

Mobileye signs driver-assistance deal with Geely, one of China’s largest privately-held auto makers

Mobileye’s computer vision technology will be used in a new premium electric vehicle called Zero Concept from Geely Auto Group, one of China’s largest privately-held automobile manufacturers. Mobileye’s owner Intel made the announcement today at the Beijing Auto Show. Zero Concept is produced by Lynk & Co., the brand formed as a joint venture between Geely Auto and Volvo Car Group, and uses Mobileye’s SuperVision driving-assistance system. Intel also announced that Mobileye and Geely Auto hav...
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A Chinese car company said it will make a virus-proof car, and people are comparing it to Tesla's 'biological warfare' mode

Chinese car maker Geely has pledged to try build a car that can help protect its inhabitants from viruses. The Geely Group announced on Tuesday that it will spend $53 million to develop cars that purify the air and filter out viruses, just as China is battling a deadly coronavirus. The announcement prompted comparisons with Tesla's "Bioweapon Defense Mode," which the company says removes "at least 99.97% of fine particulate matter and gaseous pollutants, as well as bacteria, viruses, pollen ...
Tags: China, Trends, Tesla, Gizmodo, Geely, University of California Irvine, Geely Auto, Europe USA, Geely Auto Group, Hepa, Geely Group, Bioweapon Defense Mode, Coronavirus Geely Auto, Jacky Wong, Steve Hou, Michael J Buchmeier

Learn Your Geometry: A New Brand, and a Car to Stick in Tesla’s Craw

The ever busy Geely Auto Group unveiled both a car and a brand on Thursday, lifting the sheets off the first model sold under the Chinese auto giant’s Geometry brand — the Geometry A. Efficiency in naming seems to be part of Geely’s MO. Positioned to capture low-priced electric vehicle buyers in China, Europe, and […] The post Learn Your Geometry: A New Brand, and a Car to Stick in Tesla’s Craw appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: China, Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Autos, EVs, Geometry, Overseas, Geely, China Europe, News Blog, Product Planning, Craw, Geely Auto Group, Geometry A

The new LYNK & CO 02 Crossover SUV: Changing mobility forever

The new LYNK & CO 02 Crossover SUV: Changing mobility forever AoiroStudio Mar 27, 2018 Currently in the beautiful city of Amsterdam to cover the launch of the next step for LYNK & CO, we have witnessed their experience back to Berlin. Now we are here in a city where everything is about their artistic heritage, elaborate canal system and narrow houses with never-ending #straightfacades. I really like it here, you won't be surprised seeing people taking ...
Tags: Europe, Design, London, Sweden, China, Berlin, Netherlands, Amsterdam, Lynk, Lynk Co, LynkCo, Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, Geely Auto Group, Alain Visser, Lynk Co Lynk Co, Europe Dank je LYNK CO

Chinese Automaker Geely Snapping Up a Near 10-percent Stake in Daimler: Report

Is a seemingly unstoppable Chinese automaker slowly amassing a significant ownership stake in Germany’s Daimler AG? That’s what sources tell Bloomberg. According to the news outlet, sources claim Geely Auto Group, which owns the Volvo, Lotus, and the mysterious Lynk & Co. car brands, is steadily acquiring a $9.2 billion stake in the German giant. […] The post Chinese Automaker Geely Snapping Up a Near 10-percent Stake in Daimler: Report appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: China, Germany, Global, Bloomberg, Shares, Industry, Electric Vehicles, Autos, Stocks, Mercedes-benz, EVs, Overseas, Partnership, Daimler, Joint Ventures, Geely

LYNK & CO: Introducing 03 Concept

LYNK & CO: Introducing 03 Concept AoiroStudio Apr 20, 2017 Back in October, we covered the LYNK & CO launch in Berlin for the reveal of their Model 01; that will hit the market later this year, starting in China followed by Europe and USA in 2019. Today at the Shanghai International Auto Show, they are taking it one step closer to launch by unveiling the all-new 03 concept. A bold, mid-size and sporty sedan with a classic look that will feature free co...
Tags: Europe, Usa, Design, China, Berlin, Peter Horbury, Lynk, Lynk Co, Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, Shanghai International Auto Show, Geely Auto Group About LYNK Co LYNK CO, Geely Auto Group