Li Auto to build SiC chip R&D and production base in Suzhou
The base will start construction in mid-June, with prototype production expected to begin in May 2023 and full production in 2024.
Li Auto's SiC chip joint venture established with registered capital of about $47 million
Previous information indicated that the company, which is 70 percent owned by Li Auto's affiliates, would focus on SiC chip development.
After NIO, XPeng, Li Auto to get involved in SiC chip development
Li Auto will form a joint venture with SiC chip maker Sanan Semiconductor and hold a 70 percent stake in the company, a regulatory filing shows.
XPeng invests in local SiC chip supplier
The XPeng G9 will use an 800-volt high-voltage SiC electric drive system, and NIO's soon-to-be-delivered ET7 also uses SiC chips.
NIO hiring semiconductor talents in Germany for SiC and IGBT chip design
NIO has introduced SiC technology, the latest power semiconductor technology, to the ET7's front permanent magnet synchronous motor.