Hawtai Electric Vehicles
Hawtai, a privately held company, has plants in Inner Mongolia and Shandong. The company was founded in 2000 and had a JV with Hyundai until 2010. Hawtai’s quest for foreign technology made it a contender in the Chevrolet Chapter 11 Bankruptcy process and the acquisition of SAAB,
both transaction which did not succeed or fell through. Hawtai is one
of the top 30 vehicle manufacturers in China and an official supplier to
the Chinese Government. Joining the ranks of many Chinese
manufacturers Hawtai Motor electric vehicles strategy kicked off with
the company bringing two electric vehicles to market in 2016. Hawtai
Motor’s first electric vehicle, the E70 was introduced in 2015 and
released as the Hawtai iEV230, followed by a BEV SUV mirrored on the
popular Sante Fe SUV.
Hawtai Pure Electric Models
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