On January 27, according to the announcement of the State Administration of Market Supervision and Administration, FAW-Volkswagen Co., Ltd. in accordance with the requirements of the regulations on the recall of defective Automobile products and the measures for the implementation of the regulations on the recall of defective Automobile products, the recall plan was filed with the State Administration of Market Supervision and Administration, and some domestic Audi Q5L cars manufactured between March 1, 2018 and December 4, 2021 were recalled from February 28, 2022. A total of 453791 vehicles. According to the recall notice, vehicles within the recall area because the gateway control module is located in the lower position below the rear seat, if a large amount of liquid is accidentally spilled.
Under the trend of the transformation of the global automobile market, more and more automobile companies have been speeding up the electric layout. However, as the development of new energy vehicles is not long, how to control the quality has become the standard of car companies, especially in the market of continuous pursuit of sales, and Dongfeng Honda seems to have done so. Recently, Dongfeng Honda's latest sales results show that Dongfeng Honda sold 210121 vehicles in the first quarter of 2021, a record high compared with the same period last year, of which 30776 motorized products accounted for 14.65%. The increase in sales and the increase in the proportion of electrified products reflect that Dongfeng Honda has been able to maintain under the severe impact.
With the gradual development of the era of automobile consumption to high quality, excellent product strength can be recognized by consumers, more comfortable driving experience and more worry-free product experience, more in line with consumer choice, coupled with the transformation of the market electrification direction, therefore, Honda has brought a new power of the CR-V model. As we all know, the Honda CR-V is very important to Honda. As one of the protagonists of the Honda brand in China, with its outstanding product strength, it contributes huge sales to Honda every year, stands in the forefront of the domestic SUV market for many years, and achieves cumulative sales of 250000 vehicles in 2020.
With the decline of brand premium and the gradual decline of product competitiveness, SAIC Skoda has finally ushered in a piece of good news. On July 21, SAIC Skoda announced the completion of production of its 3 millionth vehicle. Since SAIC Skoda's first domestic model, Ming Rui, was launched in June 2007, the brand has been operating in the Chinese market for 13 years.
Following the announcement of the opening schedule of the joint venture stock ratio, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology once again announced the opening of the automobile market. A few days ago, Huang Libin, spokesman for the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said that in the future, telecommunications, Internet, automobile and other fields and related fields will be further opened to foreign investment, so as to continue to improve the level of intellectual property protection and create a good business environment. Huang Libin also said that China will unswervingly open wider to the outside world, treat the issue of Sino-US trade frictions with an open mind and tolerant mind, do not carry out construction behind closed doors, blindly emphasize "self-control", and will not decouple from international industrial development. The national policy protects the development of China's automobile industry and allows independent car brands to own.
After the rapid development, the sales of new energy vehicles stalled, and this year's sales may be the same as last year, without growth. China International Capital Corporation pointed out in the research report that the sales forecast of new energy vehicles in 2019 will be reduced to 1.2 million-1.3 million vehicles, which is basically the same as in 2018. According to the original plan, the sales target of new energy vehicles in China is 1.5 million in 2019 and 2 million in 2020. This led China International Capital Corporation to lower his forecast for new energy vehicle sales for the whole year. Since July, new energy vehicle sales have declined for three consecutive months compared with the same period last year, including a 34.2% year-on-year decline in September to 80,000 vehicles, which widened and exceeded expectations.
September 2019 domestic car sales ranking (top 10 list): 1. Volkswagen Longyi 48546 cars; 2. Nissan Xuanyi 42972 vehicles; 3. Volkswagen boosted 38394 cars; 4. 36610 Volkswagen Bora; 5. Toyota Corolla 29911; 6. 24875 Buick Yinglang; 7. Volkswagen Santana 23694; 8. Honda Civic 22260 cars; 9. Toyota Leiling 21785 vehicles; 10. 20436 Honda Accord. September 2019 domestic SUV sales ranking (top 10 list): 1. Harvard H6 317.
Changan Automobile issued a performance forecast today, predicting a net profit of 2.4 billion yuan to 2.8 billion yuan in the first three quarters, compared with a profit of 1.163 billion yuan in the same period last year. Changan Automobile said the decline in the company's overall performance was mainly affected by the decline in sales. In fact, Changan Automobile has lost 2.24 billion yuan in the first half of the year, which means a loss of 160 million yuan to 560 million yuan in the third quarter, narrowing the loss. Changan Automobile said that it is mainly due to the improvement of the profit structure brought about by the optimization of the product structure of Changan's own brand. Changan car sales pick up. September data show that Changan Department of independent brand cars sold 116015 vehicles in September.
Nissan officially announced that its board of directors has appointed Makoto Uchida, 53-year-old senior vice president of the company, chairman of Nissan's China Management Committee and president of Dongfeng Motor Co., Ltd., as president and CEO, Kyodo news agency reported. Hiroshi Nishikawa, 65, stepped down as president and CEO on Sept. 16 because of his own remuneration. (Hiroshi Nishikawa) Nissan hopes that under the leadership of Cheng Neida, in order to recover and rebuild the new Nissan as soon as possible, the whole company will unite to take measures. Nissan Motor, Nishikawa Hiroshi, which has been hit by financial scandals and declining profits.
Geely and Volvo are exploring the possibility of merging their engine businesses, which is still in the planning stage and needs to be implemented after the two sides reach an intention to merge and complete due diligence, Geely Holdings said today. According to the plan, after the engine business, the partners will establish new powertrain business units, research and development, production powertrain and hybrid power system, and enhance the scale effect in R & D, production, procurement and operation. At the same time, the new business unit will become an independent powertrain supplier and can also supply other vehicle manufacturers. For Volvo, the plan will make Volvo cars.
According to the media, Wang Fachang, an excellent manager in China's automobile marketing industry and former executive deputy general manager of FAW Toyota sales Company, died of a sudden heart attack at his home in Changchun in the early morning of October 5, 2019 at the age of 67. According to the data of the China Automobile Circulation Association, Mr. Wang Fachang entered the automobile industry in 1970, which played a positive role in promoting the realization of two-way logistics of Chinese automobiles, and the invention and creation carried out tripartite cooperation among banks, enterprises, and trade through the pledge of qualified certifications. to solve the dilemma that dealers are unable to carry out car turnover due to lack of funds. Mr. Wang Fachang has served as FAW Volkswagen sales Co., Ltd., FAW Toyota sales Co., Ltd., FAW car stock.
Yongda Automobile Group is one of the top ten car dealers in China, mainly engaged in luxury car brand dealers. Yongda announced on Oct. 2 that it would buy the seller's 4S store business for 830 million yuan, including Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus 4S and a Tesla authorized maintenance center. Yongda announced that the Company entered into a sale and purchase agreement with InchcapeOverseasLimited, a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of the seller Inchcape, under which the Company conditionally agreed to acquire and the seller agreed to sell all of the target company Yingzhijie Asia Pacific Co., Ltd.
Under the continued downturn of the automobile industry, many independent car brands that were once famous have now disappeared, with operational difficulties falling into the fate of suspending production or being acquired. Sichuan Automobile Mustang recently held a brand solicitation conference, signed cooperation agreements with a number of dealers to expand channels, and released product plans. Unlike other brands, Mustang announced to the outside world that it was "still alive". Mustang will focus on the 345-line consumer market in the future. it is expected that thousands of stores will be built by the end of 2020 and tens of thousands by 2025. Mustang also revealed that it will push before the end of 2021.
Affected by the strike, GM plans to temporarily lay off 1200 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshava, Ontario, and cut production by half. GM temporarily laid off more than 1200 other non-union workers in the United States and Canada, including about 1200 hourly workers in Ohio and Canada, as the United Auto Workers (UAW) strike entered its second week, according to the latest news. Since the strike began on the 16th, more than 3700 non-union workers have temporarily lost their jobs, a figure that only counts GM's affected employees. Because.
On September 22, the National Intelligent Network United Automobile Test and demonstration Zone was officially unveiled in Wuhan, and Baidu, Hailiang Technology and Shenlan Technology won the world's first self-driving commercial license, which means that driverless vehicles can not only carry people on the road. it can even be operated commercially. Among the commercial enterprises that have obtained self-driving commercial licenses, Baidu obtained a T4 self-driving license in July this year. According to Baidu, the company has obtained more than 100 self-driving test licenses nationwide, which is currently the country with the largest number of self-driving licenses in China. Hailiang Technology released Al in December 2017.
Miao Wei, minister of industry and information technology, said at a press conference of the State Information Office on September 20 that it is necessary to unswervingly adhere to the national strategy of developing new energy vehicles and promote the development of smart vehicles. He said: at present, China's automobile industry has entered a period of market and industrial structure adjustment, and the energy power, production, operation, and consumption patterns of the automobile industry have all begun to be reshaped in an all-round way. The long-term development trend of China's automobile industry has not changed. Miao Wei believes that China's production, sales and ownership of new energy vehicles account for more than half of the world, and it is a veritable automobile country in the world. In terms of structural adjustment, we should adhere to the national strategy of developing new energy vehicles.
The car market environment continues to be in the doldrums, many independent brands have retreated behind the scenes, there has been no new car on the market for a long time, and the decline in sales has also led to difficulties in factory operation. Quan Chi Motors today announced the launch of a new car, the Guanzhi 5S, which is a modified version of the original Guanzhi 5. The main change is to replace the Chery 1.6TGDI engine with a total of three models priced between 13.88 yuan and 163800 yuan. The official also delivered the new car to the first owner. As for the news that Qoros finally has a new car on the market, some netizens said: still strong alive. The overall appearance of Guanzhi 5 S follows the design style of Cash View 5, which has been almost for many years.
Since its birth, the China Insurance Automobile Safety Index (C-IASI) of PICC Research has quickly covered up the C-NCAP of the China Automotive Center, and many models have achieved poor results under the crash test of C-IASI, revealing the current situation of suspected Jerry building and insufficient structural safety strength design. For example, Dongfeng Honda Civic, BYD Song MAX, SAIC Volkswagen Tuguan L, and so on. As of Sept. 21, C-IASI released test results for the first batch of models in 2019, with a total of nine models. Including Volvo XC60, Nissan Teana, Saab D50, Harvard F5, Hyundai Festa, AX...
After an Tiecheng left Dongfeng and Shenlong, his departure has been clear. On September 18, the China Automotive Technology Research Center held a cadre meeting and formally announced the latest personnel appointment: Yu Kai will no longer serve as the party committee secretary, chairman, director and general manager of the China Automotive Center, and will be replaced by an Tiecheng. It means that an Tiecheng officially left the position of deputy general manager of Dongfeng Automobile Group Co., Ltd., chairman of DPCA Automobile Co., Ltd., and the candidate to replace him has not yet been announced. An Tiecheng, male, born in June 1963, joined Communist Party of China in December 1986, graduate degree, management science and engineering of Jilin University of Technology.
At the 2019 World Intelligent Network Automotive Conference held on September 16th, Jiading District of Shanghai will join SAIC, China Mobile and Huawei to launch the world's first intelligent transportation demonstration project of 5GAA. After the launch of the 5G intelligent demonstration transportation project, Shanghai Jiading will explore the intelligent travel ecological chain with members of SAIC, China Mobile, Huawei and Shanghai International Automobile City 5GAA through the project, promote the Internet demonstration application and promotion of 5G vehicles, and create a future intelligent transportation model project. The Quartet will work together to take the lead in the pilot project based on human-vehicle-road in the 5G Intelligent Transportation demonstration Zone of Shanghai International Automobile City.
China's car sales continue to decline and the trend of car consumption is gradually declining. in such an environment, the National Development and Reform Commission is expected to guide further liberalization of the purchase restriction policy and comprehensively encourage automobile consumption. According to the online documents, the National Development and Reform Commission issued the implementation Plan for promoting the Renewal of consumption of Automobile, Home Appliances and Consumer Electronics to promote the Development of Circular economy (2019-2020), which plans to further expand the consumer market such as automobiles, promote the development of circular economy, and deepen supply-side structural reform. The document also describes in detail the specific implementation plan, and there are nine supporting regulations in the automotive field. The most important of these is the purchase restriction city.
Mazda announced that sales in china fell to 18078 in march, down 22.8% from a year earlier, and sales in china fell for the 11th month in a row. So far, Mazda sold a total of 52466 units in China from January to March. Changan Mazda, which has three models for sale, is better, with sales of 10449 in March, with a total of 32784 from January to March, while FAW Mazda sold only 7629 in March, with a total of 19682 in the first three months. Mazda set a target of 270000 vehicles by 2019, and now it is 19. 5% of its target.
Ford welcomes another marketing veteran! According to media reports, Yang Song will take up the post of president of Ford Motor (China) National sales and Service Organization on April 8. Yang Song joined Dongfeng Nissan in 2005, serving as Assistant Minister of Marketing, Deputy Minister of Marketing, Minister of Marketing, Minister of sales and Deputy General Minister of Marketing headquarters. in 2014, he was promoted to the ranks of global executives of Nissan as General Manager of Nissan North America West. And Yang Song was known again recently when he joined Bowo Automobile. In December 2018, China officially took over Baowo, and the former executive team, including Yang Song, was basically dismissed, while Yang Song at this time.
There is news on the Internet today that FAW Mazda will be delisted! According to the media sources, it has been learned from Mazda insiders that FAW Mazda will withdraw from the market after the life cycle of cash models, including follow-up models such as Atez (Mazda 6) may be introduced into Changan Mazda production in the future. It is understood that FAW and Mazda are limited to technical cooperation and car sales, and the joint venture companies of the two sides do not have the qualification for vehicle production. FAW car was first put into production in Changchun FAW car factory by means of technical cooperation in 2003. In order to match the sales of Mazda 6, FAW and Mazda established a joint venture in 2005.