Tag: Xpeng Inc.

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Electric-Vehicle Startup XPeng Bets on the Tech That Tesla Rejects

April 15, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

GUANGZHOU—Once a Tesla Inc. fan who owned four of its vehicles, He Xiaopeng, co-founder of Chinese electric-vehicle startup XPeng Inc., now wants to overtake the car company that originally inspired him. While acknowledging Tesla as an inspiration, Mr. He said […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

EV startup WM Motor raises $1.5 billion

September 22, 2020

Via: Automotive News

Baidu-backed Chinese electric vehicle EV startup WM Motor said Tuesday it has raised 10 billion yuan ($1.47 billion) in its latest funding round. Shares of EV makers, including Tesla Inc. and Nio Inc., have surged in recent months and automakers […]