Dong Che Daily | Xiaopeng Adjusts Free Charging Policy / New BMW M2 Front Enclosure Spy Photos Exposure / Luo Yonghao responds to rumors of involvement in autonomous driving

Guide

  • The interior is fully renovated, Mercedes-Benz's new C-class may be launched in August
  • New BMW M2 front bracket spy photos exposed
  • BMW releases X5 Black Vermilion version: limited edition of 350
  • Apple plans to produce "Apple Car" batteries in the U.S.
  • Samsung SDI targets Tesla orders
  • Luo Yonghao will set foot in the field of autonomous driving? False news
  • The comprehensive battery life exceeds 1000km, and the Skyrim ME5 will be launched today
  • Xiaopeng free charging policy adjustment: the free quota is reduced to 1/3
  • The world's first 1000km endurance electric car is about to be mass-produced
  • Dodge RAM 1500 pure electric pickup will be mass-produced in 2024
  • Audi Q4 e-tron for sale in the UK, starting at £40,000
  • Mazda MX-30 Rotor Engine Extended Range Edition will be postponed again
  • Solar powered car Lightyear One drove 710 kilometers
  • It is not only a bus-the modular electric vehicle XBUS
  • Ads look better than movies: public free charging pile ads

The interior is fully renovated, Mercedes-Benz's new C-class may be launched in August

Mercedes-Benz's new C-class may be launched in August, and the new car still has two appearances, "sports version" and "luxury version". The former "Galaxy Grill" is fashionable and dynamic, while the "Deluxe Edition" uses a large amount of chrome plated material. The iconic "three-pointed star" logo further enhances the vehicle's aura.

In the interior, the car adopts a new generation of design. The new long-wheelbase C-class center console uses a large area of ​​plaque that runs through the entire interior space. At the same time, the car uses a driver-centric design for the first time, and the entire central control is slightly tilted 6° toward the driver.

The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class will have three power configurations: 1.5T inline four-cylinder, 1.5T inline four-cylinder +48V light hybrid, and 2.0T inline four-cylinder, with maximum power of 125kW, 150kW and 150kW, and is equipped with a 9-speed automatic manual. Gearbox.

It's more like a small E-Class.

New BMW M2 front bracket spy photos exposed

A few days ago, some foreign media exposed photos and renderings of the front bracket of the new BMW M2.

Same as the new 2 Series, the front face of the new car also uses a normal-sized air intake grille, but the headlight design of the M2 is slightly different from that of the ordinary 2 Series. Blackened treatment.

And the new M2 has a more exaggerated front surround design, square shape, sharp lines, the overall style is tougher than the previous generation, and it is more recognizable.

The new BMW 2 Series has just been released, and now the M2 is coming.

BMW releases X5 Black Vermilion version: limited edition of 350

BMW’s current X5 is a very beautiful car, but BMW still seems not satisfied.

Last Sunday, BMW released the X5 Black Vermilion version, which is a special-edition X5 with a starting price of 83,000 US dollars (approximately RMB 539,000).

This special edition BMW X5 uses a "black + red" color scheme. The deep black body with the red air intake grille and brake calipers gives a feeling of a steel beast opening its blood basin, which is very aggressive.

Unfortunately, the power of this car may not be as aggressive as its appearance. BMW did not equip this car with a V8 engine. Instead, it was a six-cylinder engine with 335 horsepower.

As compensation, you can find M Shadowline adaptive LED laser headlights, 22-inch gray wheels, and M Sport exhaust system on this car.

In addition, it is a high-end version of the six-cylinder X5.

Apple plans to produce "Apple Car" batteries in the U.S.

A recent DigiTimes report shows that Apple intends to manufacture batteries for "Apple cars" in the United States instead of purchasing from suppliers in other countries.

However, this company may be considering cooperation with Foxconn to jointly develop and produce car batteries.

According to the report, Foxconn, one of Apple's largest suppliers, and Advanced Lithium Electrochemistry plan to set up factories in the United States. In addition, Apple hopes to supply lithium iron phosphate batteries separately from lithium manganese cobalt oxide batteries.

Will Apple bring about an industry change again?

Samsung SDI and LG Energy have completed R&D of 4680 batteries, aiming for Tesla orders

According to foreign media reports, Samsung SDI and LG Energy Solutions have completed the development of 4680 battery cell samples. This is Tesla's first battery cell launched last year, and this move by the two Korean battery companies is obviously to win Tesla's order.

The CEO of Samsung SDI revealed at the annual shareholder meeting held in March this year that Samsung is developing a new cylindrical battery larger than the existing 2170 battery, but he declined to disclose its specifications.

Industry insiders pointed out that Samsung SDI is likely to become one of Tesla's battery suppliers. The latter's existing battery suppliers include LG Energy, Panasonic and CATL.

▲4680 batteries

4680 batteries will be the key to Tesla's realization of affordable electric vehicles.

Luo Yonghao will set foot in the field of autonomous driving? False news

It is reported that Luo Yonghao, the chief good friend recommendation officer of the live broadcast room, has been working in Shenzhen for several days, with the purpose of researching new projects related to autonomous driving, and its potential investor is DJI.

In order to research new projects in Shenzhen, Luo Yonghao even conducted the most recent live broadcast in Shenzhen. The above news also stated that Luo Yonghao will leave his current live broadcast e-commerce industry after paying off his debts and focus most of his energy on new projects.

In response, Luo Yonghao said: The news is untrue.

You don’t make money to build a car, just to make friends.

The comprehensive battery life exceeds 1000km, and the Skyrim ME5 will be launched today

This morning, Skyrim Motor launched its second model-Skyrim ME5. The new car is positioned as an extended-range power A+ class SUV, with a price range of RMB 149,900 to RMB 159,900.

Skyrim ME5 continues the Skyline family-style "avant-garde reconstruction aesthetics" design concept, designed by former Porsche designer Hakan himself. The front face adopts a shark kiss design similar to ME7, and the horizontal LED light strip and the logo are integrated and unified, which is very futuristic.

In terms of power, ME5 is equipped with the Tianji iMES intelligent range extension system. Among them, the maximum power of the 1.5L engine is 72kW, and the maximum power of the electric motor is 150kW. According to official data, the NEDC pure electric range of the car is 150km, and the comprehensive range is 1012km.

Can the cruising range support the brand of Skyrim?

Xiaopeng free charging policy adjustment: the free quota is reduced to 1/3

Xiaopeng Motors announced that its lifetime free charging policy will be adjusted from August 1 from the original 3000 kWh to 1000 kWh per year.

This policy has no impact on the current old car owners. In addition, since the Xiaopeng P5 has not yet been delivered on the market, new owners who have ordered the P5 before August 1 are also not affected, and they still enjoy a free lifetime of 3000 kWh per year. policy.

For consumers, Xiaopeng Motors' previously launched 3,000-degree free charging policy per year is indeed very attractive. After conversion, 3000 kilowatt-hours of electricity can drive about 20,000 kilometers, which can basically cover the cost of urban commuting.

After the new policy is implemented, the amount of free charging will only be enough for car owners to travel 6,500 kilometers.

Friends who are interested in buying a car in the near future should hurry up.

The world's first 1000km endurance electric car is about to be mass-produced

GAC Group announced on July 11 that the AION LX, a pure electric vehicle with a cruising range of up to 1,000km, has successfully completed the summer test in Sanya.

The test site is located in Sanya, Hainan, with an average temperature of 36°C and an average humidity of nearly 90%, simulating the use of vehicles in a high-temperature and high-humidity environment.

After multiple days of testing, the vehicle has undergone multiple calibration and test verifications such as battery thermal management efficiency, battery state-of-charge estimation accuracy, high, medium and low power dynamics, high-temperature charging speed, comprehensive battery life, and charging pile matching adaptability, all of which have reached the design goals .

In terms of cruising range, with the air conditioner turned on, AION LX's measured comprehensive road conditions have a cruising range of 904km, completing the vehicle's high-temperature calibration and testing.

According to the official introduction, the new car is equipped with sponge silicon negative electrode battery technology, which can reduce the battery volume by 20% and the weight by 14% with the same power. This technology has passed the winter low temperature test in February this year.

There are many manufacturers in Haikou who boast a cruising range of 1000km, and only this one can achieve it.

Dodge RAM 1500 pure electric pickup will be mass-produced in 2024

A few days ago, on Stellatis EV Day, Dodge officially released a preview of a RAM 1500 pure electric pickup truck and announced that the car will be officially mass-produced in 2024.

According to the official information, this new car will be based on the STLA Frame non-load-bearing chassis. The overall design is similar to the current RAM fuel version pickup, but it is more technological.

In terms of power, the new Dodge RAM 1500 pure electric model has a cruising range of up to 805km, with 150kWh fast charging function and on-board power supply. In addition, the model will also be equipped with Stellatis' latest driver assistance system and infotainment technology.

Even muscle cars are going to be electrified, and of course pickup trucks can't escape.

Audi Q4 e-tron for sale in the UK, starting at £40,000

Recently, Audi has launched the Q4 e-tron and Q4 e-tron Sportback models on the UK's official website, with a starting price of 40,000 pounds. It is understood that Q4 e-tron has three power versions to choose from:

  • Q4 35 e-tron: maximum power 125kW, maximum torque 310 N·m, WLTP endurance is 330 kilometers;
  • Q4 40 e-tron, maximum power 150kW, maximum torque 310 N·m, WLTP endurance is 520 kilometers;
  • Q4 50 e-tron quattro: A four-wheel drive model with a total power of 220kW, a total torque of 460N·m, and a WLTP endurance of 480 kilometers.

In terms of motor parameters, the Q4 e-tron is exactly the same as the ID.4 X models already on the market in China. If the Q4 e-tron is launched in China, the price of its entry-level model is expected to be close to that of the ID.4 X top-of-the-line model.

Premium ID.4 X?

Mazda MX-30 Rotor Engine Extended Range Edition will be postponed again

Mazda has revealed in 2020 that it will "resurrect" the rotary engine in the mode of an extended-range electric vehicle in the first half of 2022, and Mazda MX-30 will be the first to be equipped with this set of power systems.

However, a European spokesperson for Mazda recently told the media that the release of the MX-30 rotor extended range version will be delayed, and Mazda has not given up on the project. Prior to this, Mazda also disclosed the real shot diagram of the extended-range rotor engine architecture and the layout of the machine power platform, but the relevant details were not shown.

According to Nikkei News, the reason for the delay of this plan is that the extended-range engine requires a larger battery, which has resulted in higher production and sales costs than Mazda expected.

Fans of rotary engines need to wait a little longer.

Solar-powered car Lightyear One drove 710 kilometers in the test

"After four years of hard work and internal development, this is a very important engineering and technical milestone," said co-founder and CEO Lex Hoefsloot.

According to foreign media New Atlas, the solar-powered Lightyear One has recently entered the pre-production prototype stage, and its WLTP has a range of up to 725 kilometers.

Recently, its development team took the prototype car to a test track in Germany for a practical test of its cruising range. It drove at a speed of 85km/h for nearly 9 hours, and the final cruising range reached 710 kilometers.

The first batch of 946 vehicles is expected to be put into production in the first half of 2022 and will begin to enter the market in 2024.

This is a good way to improve the battery life of electric vehicles.

It is a bus, but not just a bus-the modular electric vehicle XBUS

According to its German manufacturer, this is "the most innovative and modular light vehicle in the world."

This XBUS is equipped with a 10kWh battery with an output power of only 75bhp, but its solar panel can make it have a cruising range of 200 kilometers.

Although this car looks small, it is extremely practical.

The modular design allows it to become different vehicles to cope with different vehicle scenarios. It can be a pickup truck, a bus, or a square truck, or even a camper. You can turn this car into what you want.

It even has a package of off-road options.

This Volkswagen advertisement comes from the DDB advertising company and tells the story of the car brand installing free charging stations in more than 400 Tesco stores in the UK.

Antony Nelson, executive creative director of adam&eveDDB, said: "This is a fun and relaxing advertisement. It delivers a serious message. These charging points are not only free for Volkswagen owners, but also free for everyone, even if It’s other car brands that Volkswagen does not want to show on TV.”

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