GAC TRUMPCHI GE3 EV SUV
The GAC Trumpchi GE3 EV was introduced to the US market during the North American International Auto Show in January 2017. GAC, The award-winning Chinese brand has international ambitions with its electric vehicles and broke ground on its 200,000 unit plant in May 2017.
On June 11th, 2018 GAC New Energy opened the national pre-sale of GAC New Energy GE3 530 which enters the market in August 2018. The GAC GE 530 EV SUV received a battery upgrade from the GE 310 model. The GE3 530’s CATL 153Ah battery sports with an energy efficiency of 212Wh/kg per cell and 160Wh/kg for the battery pack. The new battery is 28kg lighter than the previous model but offers a 100km extra range. The GAC GE3 530’s electric motor provides power equivalent to the power level of a 2.0T internal combustion engine, and 0-50km / h acceleration is less than 4 seconds.
The GE3 530 is the first pure electric SUV equipped with the GAC Tencent AI Internet system (“QQ Music”) jointly developed by GAC and Tencent
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THE GAC TRUMPCHI GE3 EV IN THE NEWS
2017 Week 30 - GAC GE3 EV SUV to hit the market next month
In China, the SAIC / GM / Wuling joint venture, Baojun launched its first electric vehicle, the Smart look-alike Baojun E100 city car. GAC also released its much anticipated GAC GE3 SUV BEV. Both vehicles will go on sale in August. The Baojun will sell for CNY35,800 ($5,300) and the GAC GE3 starting at CNY 150,000 ($22,200).
2017 Week 19 - GAC breaks ground on plant to produce the GE3
China’s Guangzhou Automobile Group (GAC), a Top 10 Chinese automaker and voted as the “2016 BEST CHINESE CAR BRAND” in the official customer satisfaction survey broke ground on its $700 million 200,000 EV plant. The plant which forms part of a larger $6.5 industrial park which focussed on purely on the EV sector. GAC has international ambitions for its electric vehicles and this year introduced the GE3 BEV at the North American International Auto Show. The GE3 follows on the GAC GS4 concept EV introduced in 2015 at the Guangzhou Auto Show. The GE3 is expected to be market ready by 2018. The company launched its GA3S PHEV in July 2016. The GA5 PHEV, based on the Alfa Romeo 166 came to market in 2015 and had sold around 5,000 units by the end of 2016. The GAC Trumpchi GS4 SUV EV is available since mid-2016.
Guangzhou is a city in Guangdong Province, which also includes the city of Shenzhen where EV manufacturer Denza, Changan, and Future Mobility are present.
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