Mini EV

SAIC-GM-Wuling to assemble its mini EVs in Indonesia
The exported models are based on the GSEV architecture and will be assembled and produced at SAIC-GM-Wuling's Indonesian subsidiary.
SAIC-GM-Wuling raises prices of its mini EVs by up to $1,255
Even the cheapest models are not spared in this wave of electric vehicle price hikes in China.
Hongguang Mini EV sold 45,576 units in Nov, up 22% year-on-year
Wuling's GSEV (Global Small Electric Vehicle) architecture-based model sold a total of 50,141 units in November.
Wuling Hongguang Mini EV sold 47,834 units in Oct, up 101% year-on-year
SAIC-GM-Wuling's three models of the GSEV architecture sold a total of 51,081 units in October, up 112 percent from a year ago.
Chery's Mini EV rival opens for pre-sale in China, prices start at about $4,700
The QQ Ice Cream is priced directly at the market where the Wuling Hongguang Mini EV is located.
Hongguang Mini EV sales reached 35,169 units in Sept, up 75% year-on-year
The Wuling Hongguang Mini EV has sold more than 400,000 units cumulatively since deliveries began in July last year.
Mini EV's convertible version begins road tests
The model is expected to go on sale in 2022 and could be priced higher than the Mini EV Macaron's starting price of about $5,750.
Maker of Mini EV to unveil even smaller model called Nano EV on Sept 29
The Mini EV is small enough, but it still has a four-seat layout. Now its maker is releasing an even smaller model with only two seats.
Wuling says Mini EV cumulative sales top 370,000, unveils two new color options
The Hongguang Mini EV offers 120km, 170km NEDC range options and are priced at RMB 37,600 ($5,820) and RMB 43,600 respectively.
Why are mini EVs so popular in China?
As China tightens regulations on low-speed EVs, widely known as "老头乐" (Old Man's Joy), mini EVs are seen as the most suitable alternative.