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Chinese Drivers Angry at DMS, Say They Only Have Small Eyes and They're Not Falling Asleep
Chinese Drivers Angry at DMS, Say They Only Have Small Eyes and They're Not Falling Asleep

2 Aug 2022, 06:45 UTC / The Driver Monitoring System (DMS) in several vehicles cannot recognize the less circular shape of Asian eyes, deeming them closed

 
XPeng Raises $100M in Funding, Might Soon Build the First Rideable Robot Unicorn
XPeng Raises $100M in Funding, Might Soon Build the First Rideable Robot Unicorn

13 Jul 2022, 09:34 UTC / How does a rideable robotic unicorn sound? Chinese technology company, XPeng Robotics, might soon launch one, thanks to $100M raised in a recent funding

 
Chinese "Surrounding Reality" Autopilot Takes Human Driver for a 16-Mile Test Ride
Chinese "Surrounding Reality" Autopilot Takes Human Driver for a 16-Mile Test Ride

10 Jul 2022, 09:04 UTC / Impressive test-drive video from Chinese EV company Xpeng. The ”City Navigation Guided Pilot” (CNGP) is pitted against live Guangzhou traffic

 
XPeng P7 Erupts in Flame in Shanghai After Running Over an Object on the Highway
XPeng P7 Erupts in Flame in Shanghai After Running Over an Object on the Highway

7 Jul 2022, 17:45 UTC / An XPeng P7 sedan caught fire after driving over an unidentified object on the highway, possibly because it punctured the battery pack underneath the car

 
NIO and XPeng May Use Massive Casting Parts From Common Supplier
NIO and XPeng May Use Massive Casting Parts From Common Supplier

24 Jan 2022, 13:08 UTC / Guangdong Hongtu made a deal with LK Technology for a 6,800-ton die-casting press. That’s the same company that made the machines for Tesla

 
Xpeng G9 Is No Flying Car, Is an SUV You Might Soon See Parked on a Street Near You
Xpeng G9 Is No Flying Car, Is an SUV You Might Soon See Parked on a Street Near You

19 Nov 2021, 13:14 UTC / Chinese car maker Xpeng revealed this week the new flagship electric SUV, the G9, says it will be sold on global markets

 
Tesla Only Leads in Familiarity in Chinese Research About EV Brands Perception
Tesla Only Leads in Familiarity in Chinese Research About EV Brands Perception

27 Oct 2021, 10:32 UTC / BYD leads in popularity, NIO in reputation, and Li Auto in recommendation, a ranking in which Tesla does not even appear

 
XPeng Unveils New Generation Flying Car Design, to Be Rolled-Out in 2024
XPeng Unveils New Generation Flying Car Design, to Be Rolled-Out in 2024

25 Oct 2021, 10:09 UTC / Watch XPeng's new generation smart mobility vehicle that's coming soon, seamlessly convert from a car into an aircraft, and viceversa

 
XPeng-Backed Aircraft/Car Scores the Biggest Fundraising in Asia’s Air Mobility Sector
XPeng-Backed Aircraft/Car Scores the Biggest Fundraising in Asia’s Air Mobility Sector

20 Oct 2021, 06:17 UTC / XPeng and HT Aero are getting closer to launching the fully-integrated aircraft/car that can not only fly, but also drive, with an advanced autonomous system

 
Why We All Should Pay Careful Attention to China and Its Carmakers
Why We All Should Pay Careful Attention to China and Its Carmakers

17 Oct 2021, 05:00 UTC / China quickly realized the electric shift could give it the lead that it could never have with combustion engines. That will be evident in a matter of years.

 
Volkswagen Feels Pressed by Chinese Competitors and Tesla to Speed Up EV Shift
Volkswagen Feels Pressed by Chinese Competitors and Tesla to Speed Up EV Shift

13 Oct 2021, 21:08 UTC / According to Reuters, Herbert Diess said the company would lose 30,000 jobs if it didn’t move faster, but the German carmaker denied that.

 
Xpeng P7 on NGP Doesn't Detect a Truck, Crashes in China
Xpeng P7 on NGP Doesn't Detect a Truck, Crashes in China

25 Sep 2021, 12:27 UTC / The Chinese company praises its ADAS system as a more reliable alternative to what Tesla offers with Autopilot thanks to its sensors, but they were not enough.

 
Xpeng Officially Presents the P5, the World's First EV With a LiDAR
Xpeng Officially Presents the P5, the World's First EV With a LiDAR

16 Sep 2021, 20:25 UTC / It beat the Volvo XC90 successor as the first car to have the equipment as standard – but only in its top versions, the 550P and 600P.

 
China Wants to Consolidate Its 300 EV Manufacturers Into Larger Ones
China Wants to Consolidate Its 300 EV Manufacturers Into Larger Ones

14 Sep 2021, 11:30 UTC / Nio, Li Auto and Xpeng are the ones who should benefit from the new intentions of the Chinese government, but their shares plunged

 
Xpeng Unveils Prancing, Rideable Robot Unicorn, Smarter Than Autonomous Vehicles
Xpeng Unveils Prancing, Rideable Robot Unicorn, Smarter Than Autonomous Vehicles

9 Sep 2021, 04:11 UTC / Is it a robot or an autonomous vehicle disguised as an adorable unicorn? One thing's for sure - this cute pony is packed with highly-advanced technology.

 
Nio Will Create Affordable Brand to Spread Battery Swapping Tech
Nio Will Create Affordable Brand to Spread Battery Swapping Tech

12 Aug 2021, 10:44 UTC / William Li, the company’s founder, confirmed the rumors that Nio wants to compete with Tesla and Xpeng, but not with its own brand.

 
Xpeng and Nio Are the Preferred Used EV Brands In China: Tesla Ranks Third
Xpeng and Nio Are the Preferred Used EV Brands In China: Tesla Ranks Third

9 Jul 2021, 14:13 UTC / The report was released by TianTianPai – a Chinese used car auction platform. One of the reasons for that would be customer attention.

 
Step Aside Tesla, China's Xpeng Just Wrapped a 2,284-Mile Autonomous Drive
Step Aside Tesla, China's Xpeng Just Wrapped a 2,284-Mile Autonomous Drive

27 Mar 2021, 08:35 UTC / Depending on your route, a U.S. coast-to-coast expedition can stretch across 2,500 to 3,500 miles, meaning the Asian automaker is very close to the base figure

 
Xiaomi-Backed Chinese Maker Xpeng Lands SUV in Norway, the EV Gateway to Europe
Xiaomi-Backed Chinese Maker Xpeng Lands SUV in Norway, the EV Gateway to Europe

21 Dec 2020, 12:29 UTC / Because the Guangzhou, China-headquartered company already has offices in Mountain View, California, the Old Continent was naturally the next stop

 
After Failing in Mobile, BlackBerry Wants to Conquer the Automotive World
After Failing in Mobile, BlackBerry Wants to Conquer the Automotive World

17 Sep 2020, 14:26 UTC / BlackBerry starts investing more aggressive in the automotive industry, this time by providing its QNX operating system for powering car systems