Chinese EV makers are facing increasing pressure from Tesla.
Robin Ren, Tesla’s Global VP & Head of APAC, showcased Tesla’s Model X at the event and outlined China’s role in Tesla’s continuing development.
Tesla will launch its USD 35,000 Model 3 on Friday. The new vehicle is thought to be key for electric vehicles’ more widespread adoption in the Chinese market.
Emerging Chinese electric vehicle startup NextEV signals commitment to the U.S. market by appointing senior Silicon Valley executive Padmasree Warrior to head up its U.S division.