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1 of 6 The fifth-generation C-Class, which debuted globally last year, is now available in the Philippines. The lone variant, for now, is the C 180 Avantgarde, which sells for P3.89 million. — PHOTO FROM AUTO NATION GROUP PHOTO FROM AUTO NATION GROUP Flanking the all-new C-Class are Mercedes-Benz Malaysia President and CEO, and Mercedes-Benz […]

The Velocity Q&A: Vince S. Socco (Chairman, GT Capital Auto and Mobility Holdings Director, Toyota Motor Philippines Corp. Vice-Chairman, Lexus Manila, Inc.)

1 of 3 Vince Socco poses with a Lexus LFA. — PHOTO FROM LEXUS PHILIPPINES Mr. Socco speaks at the Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Technology Conference in May 2019. The event was attended by government officials, Toyota technology experts, environment resource persons, members of the academe, and the press. — PHOTO BY KAP MACEDA AGUILA […]

CJPT to Begin Construction and Social Implementation of an Energy Management System in Fukushima and Tokyo to Promote Electrified Vehicles

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation has announced today that, in collaboration with its partners, it will begin the construction and social implementation of an energy management system in Fukushima Prefecture and Tokyo in January 2023, to promote the widespread use of electrified vehicles. Since it […]

Suzuki, Daihatsu, Toyota, and CJPT to Introduce Mini-Commercial Van Electric Vehicles in FY2023

Toyota City, Japan, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki), Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Daihatsu), Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota), and Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation (CJPT) announced that they have agreed to work towards the market introduction of mini-commercial van electric vehicles (BEVs) in FY2023 to achieve carbon neutrality. […]

Legend Capital Increases Carbon Neutrality Investments: Portfolio Company Talent New Energy Completes A++ Financing Round with Several Hundred Million RMB

HONG KONG, Jun 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Legend Capital’s portfolio company Talent New Energy, a new Chinese powerhouse in the solid-state battery industry, recently announced the completion of its Series A++ financing round with several hundred million RMB. Legend Capital initially invested in Talent New Energy by joining the Pre-A financing […]

Ev Dynamics Delivers 40 Customized 7.5-Meter Electric Vans to Europe

HONG KONG, May 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the “Company”, Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively “Ev Dynamics” or the “Group”), a provider of new energy vehicles and integrated technology solutions, sets to deliver 40 custom-made 7.5-meter electric vans to Europe this year. Ev Dynamics sets […]

Ev Dynamics Delivers 10 Electric Vans to America

HONG KONG, Apr 20, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the “Company”, Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively “Ev Dynamics” or the “Group”), a provider of new energy vehicles and integrated technology solutions, has delivered 10 units of a tailor-made 6-meter electric van to a major customer in […]

GM and Honda Will Codevelop Affordable EVs Targeting the World’s Most Popular Vehicle Segments

DETROIT / TOKYO, Apr 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Honda (NYSE: HMC) today announced plans to expand the two companies’ relationship to a new chapter by codeveloping a series of affordable electric vehicles based on a new global architecture using next-generation Ultium battery technology. The companies are […]

Mitsubishi Corporation, Kaluza, and Miraiz to Launch Initiative for Decarbonising Mobility in Japan

TOKYO, Mar 15, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Corporation, Kaluza Ltd. and Chubu Electric Power Miraiz Co. has started a smart charging trial for electric vehicles (EVs) in order to accelerate the development of decarbonisation-focused services for the mobility sector. Kaluza’s platform is being deployed to optimise when EVs charge at users’ […]

Ev Dynamics Delivers First Batch of 12-Meter E-Buses to Europe

HONG KONG, Feb 10, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the “Company,” Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively “Ev Dynamics” or the “Group”), a provider of new energy vehicles and integrated technology solutions, has today announced the delivery of its first batch of 12-meter E-Buses to Europe. This […]

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Unveils GR GT3 Concept and GRMN Yaris as Embodiments of Making Ever-better Motorsports-bred Cars

CHIBA CITY, JAPAN, Jan 14, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus are exhibiting the following vehicles and parts at Tokyo Auto Salon 2022(1) at Makuhari Messe (Chiba City) from today to January 16. GR GT3 Concept TGR is committed to further accelerating customer motorsports activities to make the […]

Ev Dynamics Announces Robust Sales Performance and Business Growth Progress

HONG KONG, Dec 1, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the “Company”, Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively “Ev Dynamics” or the “Group”), a provider of new energy vehicles and technology integrated solutions, is delighted to announce the robust sales performance and business growth progress attained this year […]

SoftBank Corp. and Honda Start Use Case Verification of Technologies to Reduce Collisions Involving Pedestrians and Vehicles Using 5G SA and Cellular V2X

TOKYO, Nov 17, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – SoftBank Corp. and Honda R&D Co., Ltd. announced they have started a use case-based verification of technologies to reduce collisions between pedestrians and vehicles using a 5G standalone mobile communication system (“5G SA”)(1) and a cellular V2X communication system (“cellular V2X”)(2) in the effort to […]

Toyota Charges into Electrified Future in the U.S. with 10-year, $3.4 billion Investment

Toyota City, Japan, Oct 18, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Toyota announced today that it will invest approximately $3.4 billion (380 billion yen) in automotive batteries in the United States through 2030. Specifically, the investment is for developing and localizing automotive battery production, including those for battery electric vehicles, and is part of […]

FULONGMA heralds Thailand’s EV sanitation equipment breakthrough

LONGYAN, FUJIAN, Sep 17, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – FULONGMA (stock code: 603686.SH; the Company) successfully held its EV sanitation ex-factory ceremony, to commemorate the completion of the Longyan Gaobei Factory’s first Thailand bound order. Comprised of EV garbage compactor trucks, EV washing and sweeping trucks and EV water trucks, the order is […]

Maz-ja!

1 of 2 Mazda’s CX family — PHOTO FROM MAZDA PHILIPPINES Mazda in Dresden — PHOTO BY ANGEL RIVERO Mazda vehicles seem to be winning even the Germans over BERLIN, GERMANY — As I currently write this story while I am in Germany, I am positively surprised to find out that one of Mazda’s three […]

Ev Dynamics Sponsors Poly U Ammonia-Powered Vehicle Research Project

HONG KONG, Aug 18, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the “Company”, Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively “Ev Dynamics” or the “Group”), a provider of new energy vehicles and technology integrated solutions, is pleased to sponsor The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (“Poly U”) to carry out its […]

China’s Auto Companies’ Sales Results in July: BYD (01211.HK) Car Sales Soar Nearly 83%

New York, NY / TickerInsider / August 10, 2021 / The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) announced sales figures for July on Aug 10th, showing SAIC (600106.SH), GAC (600238.SH) and Changan (000625.SZ) among the top three, with sales of 352,546, 180,518 and 177,941 units respectively. SAIC fell 22.95 percent year-on-year, Guangzhou Auto fell 1.86 […]