JAC Motors orders just a few extra GWh from Guoxuan
China’s state-owned JAC Motors (Anhui Jianghuai Car Group) expands its 10-year lengthy partnership with Hefei Guoxuan Excessive-Tech Energy Vitality battery producer, in search of four GWh of batteries in 2019.
JAC Motors flagship all-electric automobile, the JAC iEV E/S is at present the eight best-selling plug-in mannequin on the planet (accessible solely in China) with over 30,000 gross sales through the first 9 months of 2018.
The corporate can also be partnering with Volkswagen on some New Vitality Car initiatives.
Guoxuan will probably be supplying JAC with a battery system rated at 140 Wh/kg (it was 95 Wh/kg in 2010), which doesn’t sound even near a state-of-the-art system, however so long as the value is enticing there might be an utility for such plug-ins.