DFM, PSA, DPCA to jointly develop EV
With an R & D investment of 550 million yuan, the project will cover mainstream segments. Over 10 models up to first-class international standards will be planned with a driving range of 350km to 500km and a maximum speed of 150km/h, including DongFeng Peugeot and DongFeng Citroen second-generation electric vehicles. The first electric vehicle will be launched in 2019, and the three parties will share intellectual property.
DFM sells 1,265,100 units in first four months
According to the latest sales express released by DFM, DFM sold a total of 1,265,100 units in the first four months of 2016, up 1.96 percent year on year, including 1,108,800 passenger vehicles, up 2.32 percent year on year and 156,300 commercial vehicles. In the first four months, DFM sold a total of 451,800 independent-branded units, including 298,300 passenger vehicles, up 4.48 percent year on year and 153,500 commercial vehicles. In April, DFM sold 327,500 units.
Li Shaozhu meets representatives of overseas distributors
On April 26, during DFM 2016 Global Distributor Conference, Li Shaozhu, Vice President of DFM, met a delegation led by Ali Akbar Salehi, representative of DFM's overseas partners and vice president of IKCO in charge of strategies and planning. At the meeting, the two sides undertook to cement exchanges and cooperation in the future to forge a longstanding strategic partnership.
DongFeng released two independently developed models by Huangpu River
On April 12, more than 160 domestic media gathered at Shanghai DFM Brand Night to witness the release of DongFeng’s first independently developed high-end sedan DFM A9 and DFM AX7 2016.
DFG won the “Best Investor Relations Award” for listed companies
Recently, DongFeng Motor Group Company Limited (DFG) won the “2015 Best Investor Relations Award” in the “Outstanding Listed Company Awards” of China Finance, a financial magazine in Hong Kong. Besides, in the recent selection of “Top 100 Hong Kong Listed Companies” sponsored by Tencent and Finet, DFG found its way onto “Top 100 Main List”; it was included among “Top 10 Highest Turnover Companies” and ranked first “Top 10 Medium-Sized Enterprises”.
DFM's new energy vehicle sales top 20,000 units in 2015
In 2015, DFM's new energy vehicle sales reached 20,053 units, up 222.45 percent year on year, including 15,114 electric vehicles, up 1,200 percent year on year. DFM refreshed two records (annual new energy vehicle sales of over 20,000 units and annual electric vehicle sales of over 10,000 units) in 2015, showing that DFM's exploration of launching quality products, seizing policy opportunities and renovating marketing modes is gradually functioning).