Tesla China

BYD Leads China EV Charge Despite Sluggish Sector Growth

Chinese EV sales totalled 1.03 million in the first quarter of the year but it was the slowest quarterly growth…

7 days ago

Tesla Searching For $2-3 Billion India EV Factory Site: FT

The electric-vehicle maker will focus its hunt on Indian states with automotive hubs such as Maharashtra, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu

2 weeks ago

‘Unhinged’ Musk ‘Driving Away Potential Tesla Buyers’ – Reuters

Consumer interest in Tesla has more than halved since November 2021, according to a new poll that found the carmaker’s…

2 weeks ago

BYD’s EV Victory Over Tesla May Be Short-Lived As Sales Cool

The drop in numbers comes despite steep discounts BYD has handed out on its vehicles, signalling that Tesla's global clout…

2 weeks ago

In Battle for China EV Market, Xiaomi’s ‘Thor’ Takes on Elon Musk

Xiaomi co-founder and CEO, Lei Jun, believes his newly launched electric sedan is a direct competitor of Tesla — both…

3 weeks ago

Tesla Eyes Southeast Asia’s EV Boom But Faces China Challenge

Southeast Asia has emerged as one of the hottest EV markets and could boost Tesla at a time when demand…

1 month ago

Apple, Tesla See China Sales Plunge as Local Rivals Catch Up

Both firms have seen their market shares squeezed by local rivals such as smartphone-maker Huawei and electric vehicle giant BYD,…

1 month ago

Tesla-BYD Lock Horns in China With Deep Discounts, Incentives

The world’s two biggest EV-makers have been locked in a drawn-out and brutal price war in China since the beginning…

2 months ago

China New Energy Vehicle Sales Slow Down Amid Export Frictions

Exports have helped drive subsidised Chinese automakers' growth but they are now seeing pushback from US and European governments

2 months ago

China EV Firms Can Destroy Rivals Without Trade Barriers: Musk

"Our observation is generally that the Chinese car companies are the most competitive car companies in the world," the Tesla…

3 months ago

Smaller Profit Margins Help China’s BYD Steal Tesla’s EV Crown

The Chinese EV-maker's bumper sales suggest car buyers are looking for cheaper models in a high-interest-rate economy

3 months ago

New Battery Rules Cut Nissan, Tesla EVs From US Tax Credits

The new requirements, issued in December, seek to reduce US reliance on China in its electric-vehicle supply chain

3 months ago