The GAC Group embraces and encourages advanced technological innovation in its vehicles, and Huawei is a world leader in many types of technologies. This strategic cooperation will allow them to build a new generation of intelligent vehicles and digital platforms. This SUV and several other future models will use GACs GEP.30 chassis platform and that of Huawei ACC (IT and communication architecture), as well as the realization of Huawei full stack of intelligent vehicle solutions.
Since signing a strategic cooperation agreement in 2017, GAC and Huawei have worked together in the fields of smart connected electric vehicle technology.
In September 2020 in Canton, the two companies signed an agreement to further deepen their cooperation, with emphasis on IT and communication architecture in line with the development trend towards software-heavy vehicles.
In recent years, GAC has had significant success in achieving vehicle electrification and in various areas of new energy technologies. The GAC Group is strongly committed to research and development, as evidenced by the billions of yuan sent to GAC’s R&D centers around the world.
The global market for electric vehicles is only growing. Data Predicts Global Electric Vehicle Market To Expand almost quintuple between 2016 and 2027; an annual increase of 20%. The GAC Group is well positioned to fully embrace this trend towards creating cleaner, greener and better cars, with GAC MOTOR aiming to produce a range of fully electrified vehicles by 2025.
This rapid growth demonstrates a new demand in the automotive market for smart cars and Chinese crafts.
With new technologies, new processes and materials, along with the use of intelligent manufacturing and significantly improved production capacity, GAC and Huawei aim to produce eight models and several series state-of-the-art electric vehicles, which offer a new driving experience at ever lower costs.
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