Xiaomi says its auto R&D team has grown to over 1,000 people
Xiaomi said its electric car business is progressing beyond expectations, maintaining its expectation of seeing the first model in mass production in the first half of 2024.
Xiaomi reportedly planning 4 models, engineering prototype expected in Q3
Xiaomi's models are aimed at the mid- to high-end market, including two A+ and two B-class vehicles in the price range of RMB 150,000-300,000.
Xiaomi invests in auto chip design firm AI Micron
Founded in 2017 and focused on the smart car sector, AI Micron is a Fabless chip design company.
Xiaomi's Lei Jun calls for accelerating fast-charging infrastructure in China
None of Lei's proposals submitted to two sessions last year were related to NEVs; this year, half of them are related to the industry.
Xiaomi testing feature similar to Apple CarPlay called CarWith
CarWith allows users to connect their phone's system to their cars so they can use the phone's navigation, music, and calling functions on the car's center console.
Xiaomi reportedly appoints former Arcfox president as VP of its auto business
During his time at BAIC, he led the creation of the Arcfox brand and served as president of the business unit.
NIO-backed EV parts maker gets investment from Xiaomi
This is not the first time Xiaomi has invested in a NIO-backed company.
Xiaomi exec confirms Smartmi formed team to study EVs
A Xiaomi executive says Smartmi is researching electric vehicles out of interest, forming a small team that is doing very early work.
Xiaomi subsidiary Smartmi reportedly jumps on car-making bandwagon
Smartmi's first model will be an SUV, and a car design firm has been approaching Smartmi about a car design, according to local media.
Xiaomi to build plant in Beijing with annual capacity of 300,000 vehicles
The plant will be built in two phases, with an annual capacity of 150,000 vehicles in the first and second phases, respectively.