Dongche Daily|Salis: Unswervingly cooperate with Huawei / Geely Auto responds to copying Chery technology / ​BYD enters the German market

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  • BMW Announces Recall of Small Number of i4 and iX Electric Cars
  • Mercedes-AMG GLE 55 spy photos leaked, with 3.0T plug-in hybrid
  • Tesla's European sales fell 56% in Q2, and its market share was only 8%
  • Last week, global production fell by 23,000 vehicles due to lack of cores
  • Chairman of Celis: BMW asked me to build a car
  • Hengchi 5 pre-sale over 37,000 units, the official denies letting employees order their own cars
  • BYD announces entry into German and Swedish markets
  • Geely Auto Responds to Hybrid Vehicles Plagiarizing Chery Technology
  • Xiaopeng and Alibaba Cloud jointly build an intelligent computing center for autonomous driving
  • Toyota warns UK: If you ban sales, I will stop production
  • The main driver does not need a human, Shenzhen allows fully self-driving cars on the road
  • Driving schools are even building cars to teach you how to drive

BMW Announces Recall of Small Number of i4 and iX Electric Cars

BMW has issued a recall notice for a small number of models in the 2022 i4 sedan and iX SUV due to the risk of a battery catching fire.

The recall covers only 83 vehicles sold in the United States, and BMW advises owners not to drive, park them outside and away from other vehicles and buildings, and refrain from charging.

BMW's engineering analysis found cathode debris in some of the vehicles' batteries, which were supplied by Samsung SDI.

"Fortunately, the number of vehicles affected by this recall is very small," said BMW spokesman Jay Anson, who has not received any reports of accidents or injuries caused by the battery defect.

Mercedes-AMG GLE 55 spy photos leaked, with 3.0T plug-in hybrid

Recently, foreign media exposed the road test pictures of the AMG GLE 55. It can be seen that except for the headlights, bumpers, and rear taillights, the appearance of the new model may not be much different from the current GLE.

It is understood that the new AMG GLE 55 is equipped with a plug-in hybrid composed of a 3.0T engine and a motor, with a maximum power of 320kW and a 9AT gearbox.

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Tesla's European sales fell 56% in Q2, and its market share was only 8%

According to reports from Seeking Alpha, Tesla’s share of the European electric vehicle market in Q2 2022 will be 8%, down more than 50%.

On the other hand, Q2 Tesla's European sales were 26,154 units, down 56% from Q1. Such achievements are believed to be related to the restrictions of the Shanghai factory some time ago, and the production capacity of the Berlin factory has not kept up.

Who is the dark horse in Europe this time? Check out the Fiat 500e.

Last week, global production fell by 23,000 vehicles due to lack of cores

According to the latest data from AutoForecast Solutions (AFS), an auto industry data forecasting company, as of July 31, the global auto market has lost about 2.8102 million vehicles this year due to a shortage of chips.

The good news is that the chip crisis has now eased. Last week, global production was cut by about 23,000 vehicles due to chip shortages, the smallest week of production cuts in recent months.

AFS forecasts that by the end of this year, global automakers will cut 3.6806 million vehicles due to core shortages.

In terms of regions, the most serious production reduction is in Europe, followed by North America, and the third is other Asian regions except China, where the production reduction in China is smaller.

The chairman of Xiaokang expressed his unswerving cooperation with Huawei, even if BMW would not ask him

From August 2, "Xiaokang Co., Ltd." officially changed its name to "Sailis". Faced with questions from the media about Huawei, Chairman Zhang Xinghai said, "If BMW came to me to talk about joint venture car manufacturing at this time, I would not do it, and I would unswervingly cooperate with Huawei across borders."

Zhang Xinghai believes that the model of cooperation with Huawei is in line with the needs of the era of smart electric vehicles, and the previous model of joint venture car manufacturing is no longer suitable.

According to public information, the sales volume of Celis in July was 7,807 units, a year-on-year increase of 8,873.56%, including two models, the M5 and the Celis SF5.

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Hengchi 5 pre-sale over 37,000 units, the official denies letting employees order their own cars

Some time ago, the media Caixing News Agency reported that “Evergrande Group organized a meeting of relevant executives of the property sector and automobile sector. The meeting mainly involved the pre-sale of Hengchi 5. Xu Jiayin, chairman of the board of directors of Evergrande, attended the meeting and encouraged employees to actively participate in the meeting. Chi 5 Sale

At present, it is officially announced that the pre-sale order of Hengchi 5 exceeds 37,000 units, but there are many Hengchi 5 transfer orders on second-hand platforms, and even a 2,000 price increase.

In the face of the suspected employees ordering their own cars to complete the assessment, Evergrande denied the statement: "At present, we are saying that employees are not allowed to book."

BYD announces entry into German and Swedish markets

On August 1, BYD announced a partnership with Hedin Mobility, a leading European dealership group, to provide high-quality new energy vehicle products for the Swedish and German markets.

A number of Pioneer stores in Sweden and Germany will officially open in October, and more stores will be launched in multiple cities. The first vehicles are expected to be delivered in the fourth quarter of this year.

Geely Auto Responds to Hybrid Vehicles Plagiarizing Chery Technology

On August 2, the Geely Internet False Information Reporting Center issued a "Statement on "Thor Power" Internet False Information today, emphasizing that the online content about "Geely's hybrid car copying Chery's technology" is seriously untrue. The statement signed is the Legal Affairs Department of Geely Auto Group.

Geely Auto said that for malicious fabrication of false information and spread of rumors, Geely has collected and fixed relevant evidence, and reserves the right to investigate the responsibility of the infringer. Relevant subjects are warned that the Internet is not an extrajudicial place, immediately stop the infringement and delete the relevant content.

Xiaopeng and Alibaba Cloud jointly build an intelligent computing center for autonomous driving to realize autonomous driving in 2025

At present, the largest autonomous driving intelligent computing center in the domestic automobile industry, "Shuyao", was launched in Ulanqab on August 2. The center was jointly built by Alibaba Cloud and Xiaopeng.

Regarding this center, He Xiaopeng said, "With the launch of Xiaopeng's "Swinging" Intelligent Computing Center, it will boost the computing power of autonomous driving in simulation training. Remove the word and enter the era of real autonomous driving.”

The intelligent computing center with 600PFLOPS computing power increases the training speed of Xiaopeng's core model of autonomous driving by 170 times, and promotes the iterative upgrade of functions.

Toyota warns UK: If you ban sales, I will stop production

On July 31, Toyota warned the British government that if the British government banned the sale of hybrid vehicles from 2030, Toyota's manufacturing, retail and other business activities in the UK and future investments will be affected.

It is reported that the UK plans to stop selling new cars powered by petrol and diesel by 2030, and stop selling hybrid cars by 2035.

Toyota claims the Corolla produced at its Burnston plant in Derbyshire, England, will be phased out if the UK's hybrid ban goes into effect.

Toyota has a 30-year history of manufacturing in the UK and employs nearly 3,000 people at its Burnston plant and its engine plant in Deeside, North Wales. (Fast Technology)

The main driver does not need a human, Shenzhen allows fully self-driving cars on the road

According to news from CCTV Finance, the "Shenzhen Special Economic Zone's Regulations on the Administration of Intelligent Connected Vehicles" began to be implemented on August 1. Since then, fully self-driving cars with the main driver and no human can be legally used on the road in Shenzhen.

The reporter booked an L4-level self-driving taxi. It was surrounded by lidars and cameras, and the safety officer sat in the co-pilot. The experience of the whole process was fairly smooth.

This type of self-driving taxi is still in the trial operation stage. Citizens can book a free experience through their mobile phones. There are more than 200 stations in Futian, Shenzhen, and about 70 vehicles are tested and operated.

Has anyone in Shenzhen tried it? Come and tell Dong Chejun how you feel in the comment area.

Driving schools are even building cars to teach you how to drive

According to Jimu Video, a number of coach cars with only skeletons have recently appeared in the training ground of a driving school in Chengde, Hebei. The person in charge of the driving school said that these "skeleton cars" were designed by himself, and the frame was hollowed out to eliminate the sense of airtightness and tension in the school.

Although the outer shell of this car only has a skeleton, the interior is complete with brakes, clutches, and handbrakes. It uses electric motors, and the maximum speed is only a few miles, and it cannot be used on the road.

Mr. Liang said that he built 8 of these "skeleton bikes". The cost of a single bike is several thousand yuan. It has just been put into use for a month.

Sure enough, there are no joys and sorrows in the driving school, only the clutch.

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