Stellantis plans to take a majority share in a JV with GAC in China

27 January 2022, 03:14:53

Stellantis plans to take a majority share in a JV with GAC in ChinaStellantis announced the plan to increase its shareholding in GAC-Stellantis from 50% to 75%. The announcement is a key element of Stellantis' plan to set a new basis for its business in China. GAC Group and Stellantis have agreed to collaboratively complete the relevant formalities of the deal, which remains subject to the approval of the Chinese government. GAC-Stellantis is a joint venture formed between China Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd. (GAC Group) and Stellantis in March 2010.

In September 2021, Stellantis announced that it would create a simplified operating organization "Stellantis Jeep" to develop the brand in China. The JV is now fit to support the efficiency of this integrated "One Jeep" strategy in China, focused on the Changsha manufacturing plant, which is currently preparing to launch the Compass model. GAC Group and Stellantis will continue collaborating closely with each other to grow the brand’s profitable business in China.

Additional details on Stellantis' plan for the Chinese market will be announced within the global strategic plan on March 1, 2022.

Related news

News related to Stellantis or GAC

Factorial unveiled a 100 Ah solid-state battery cell

Factorial announced the company's first 100 Ah battery cell was previewed at CES 2023 in the Stellantis exhibition space. Developed as part of Factorial and Stellantis' joint development agreement announced in November 2021, this cell results from the two companies' continued collaboration to bring advanced solid-state battery technology to electric vehicles. After already successfully creating automotive relevant...

10 January 2023

Stellantis signs an agreement with Element 25 for manganese sulphate supply for EV batteries

Stellantis and Element 25 announced today the signing of a binding agreement for Element 25 to supply battery-grade, high-purity manganese sulphate monohydrate to Stellantis for use in electric vehicle (EV) battery packs. The five-year agreement calls for shipments to begin in 2026, a total volume of 45 kilotons, and options to extend the supply term and volumes. Element 25 will source the material from its...

9 January 2023

Peugeot Inception Concept debuts at CES 2023

Peugeot Inception Concept debuted at CES 2023, heralding a new era for the brand and embodying its vision for future electric vehicles. Featuring a revolutionary exterior and interior design, including the next-generation Peugeot i-Cockpit and innovative Hypersquare control system with steer-by-wire technology, the Inception Concept will inspire Peugeot’s future products from 2025, with the goal of bringing most of...

6 January 2023

Stellantis teases the Peugeot Inception Concept prior to its CES 2023 debut

Peugeot Inception Concept will be presented on January 5th, 2023 in a world premiere at the Consumer Electronics Show, the famous CES in Las Vegas in the United States. The Peugeot brand cannot resist the pleasure of sharing a few preview images and a video. With a new formal language that exalts its feline and attractive attitude, its revolutionary interior design, and its promise of unprecedented driving...

16 December 2022

Stellantis at CES 2023 - Ram 1500 Revolution BEV Concept, Peugeot Inception Concept, Jeep Brand 4xe

Stellantis brings its vision for a new era of cutting-edge freedom of mobility to CES 2023, the greatest worldwide event for technology in Las Vegas, Nevada, on January 5-8, 2023. The CEO Carlos Tavares has been invited by CES to deliver a keynote about Stellantis' vision on Thursday, January 5, in the Venetian Palazzo Ballroom. Highlights of the keynote presentation include the global debuts of the Peugeot...

16 December 2022

Stellantis and its US dealerships move toward electrification

Stellantis and its dealership network across the United States are driving toward their electrified future. Working with its 2,600-plus dealers, the company is focused on the dealership transition to electric-vehicle sales and service, offering consulting and on-site evaluation of electric vehicle (EV) integration needs within every area of the dealership business. To date, nearly 70% of dealers are in the process...

30 November 2022

Stellantis energizes Paris Motor Sow with an electrified portfolio including the Jeep Avenger

As Stellantis pushes to launch an additional 28 all-new battery electric vehicles through 2024, the Paris Motor Show was a fitting stage for the Company to showcase its capabilities and a broad range of electrified offerings and future plans. Stellantis CEO Carlos Tavares and President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron today announced that the Mulhouse facility will produce the future Peugeot e-308 sedan and...

17 October 2022

Stellantis signs a non-binding MOU with GME for future offtake of battery-grade nickel and cobalt sulphate

Stellantis and GME announced the signing of a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the future sale of quantities of battery-grade nickel and cobalt sulphate products from the NiWest Nickel-Cobalt Project in Western Australia. NiWest is an advanced nickel-cobalt development project and will produce approximately 90,000 tpa (tons per annum) of battery grade nickel and cobalt sulphate for the burgeoning...

12 October 2022

Jeep Brand 4xe Day is scheduled for September 8th

The Jeep brand is accelerating toward Zero Emission Freedom and will make a series of announcements on its electrification plans during the upcoming Jeep Brand 4xe Day. The video presentation will go live on Thursday September 8th, 2022, at 8:00 a.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. CET on the Jeep brand’s YouTube channel.

31 August 2022

GAC Honda begins construction of its new EV plant in Guangzhou

Honda Motor China announced that GAC Honda Automobile began constructing its new EV plant, taking a step in establishing a suitable EV production system and capability in preparation for an increase in the number of EV models in its product lineup. GAC Honda's dedicated EV production plant will be newly constructed on a lot with a size of 400,000 sq.m within the Guangzhou Economic and Technological Development...

22 June 2022

The Elec - Samsung SDI is testing variants of the 4680 battery cells for Tesla

Korean news outlet The Elec reports that according to its sources Samsung SDI is testing at least two versions of 4680 cylinder batteries which it started developing for Tesla. One of the variants follows the original specification announced by the brand. Another variant has a lower than 80 mm height - between 40 and 60 mm, while retaining the 46 mm diameter. The change in height is to make Samsung SDI's batteries...

1 June 2022

Chrysler Airflow Graphite Concept debuts at the 2022 New York International Auto Show

The Chrysler Airflow Concept originally debuted at the 2022 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, but with the new Graphite, Chrysler offers a reimagined look at the brand’s journey to a fully electric future. The Chrysler Airflow Graphite Concept features a new Galaxy Black exterior and Cyprus Copper interior and exterior accents to bring out a sleek, refined new personality for the Airflow Concept’s...

13 April 2022

Stellantis and LG Energy Solution will invest over CAD 5 billion in an EV battery plant in Canada

Stellantis N.V. and LG Energy Solution (LGES) today announced they have executed binding, definitive agreements to establish the first large-scale, domestic, electric-vehicle battery manufacturing facility in Canada. The joint venture company will produce leading edge lithium-ion battery cells and modules to meet a significant portion of Stellantis’ vehicle production requirements in North America. The joint venture...

24 March 2022

Mercedes-Benz becomes a shareholder in ACC

Mercedes-Benz, Stellantis, and TotalEnergies/Saft signed a deal to become equal partners in Automotive Cells Company (ACC), completing a transaction announced in September 2021. The partners have committed to increase ACC’s industrial capacity to at least 120 Gigawatt hours (GWh) by 2030 and to scale up the development and production of next-generation high-performance battery cells and modules. As part of the...

24 March 2022

EV Specifications

Complete specifications of EVs, grouped according to their brand and year

AudiBMWBytonChevroletDaciae.GOFIATFordGenesisGMCHondaHyundaiJaguarKIALexusMazdaMercedes-BenzMGMININIONissanOpelPeugeotPolestarPorscheRenaultRivianSEATŠKODAsmartSubaruTeslaToyotaVolkswagenVolvo

Featured

Specifications of some of the most interesting and anticipated EVs.

2023 GMC Hummer EV SUV

2023 GMC Hummer EV SUV Edition 1

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 196.9 in / 5000 mm
Height: 77.8 in / 1976 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Voltage: 800 V

2023 GMC Hummer EV Pickup

2023 GMC Hummer EV Pickup

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 216.8 in / 5507 mm
Height: 79.1 in / 2009 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Voltage: 800 V

2022 GMC Hummer EV Pickup

2022 GMC Hummer EV Pickup Edition 1

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 216.8 in / 5507 mm
Height: 79.1 in / 2009 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Voltage: 800 V

2023 Rivian R1T

2023 Rivian R1T Adventure Dual-Motor Max Pack

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 217.1 in / 5514 mm
Height: 78.3 in / 1989 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front

2023 Rivian R1T

2023 Rivian R1T Adventure Quad-Motor Large Pack

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 217.1 in / 5514 mm
Height: 78.3 in / 1989 mm
Curb weight: 5886.34 lb / 2670 kg
Electric motor #1: 314 kW, 671 Nm
Electric motor #2: 305 kW, 560 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 135 kWh

2023 Rivian R1S

2023 Rivian R1S Adventure Quad-Motor Large Pack

Doors: 4, Seats: 7
Length: 200.8 in / 5100 mm
Height: 77.4 in / 1966 mm
Curb weight: 5842.25 lb / 2650 kg
Electric motor #1: 314 kW, 671 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 305 kW, 560 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 135 kWh

2023 Polestar 3

2023 Polestar 3 Long Range Dual Motor

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 192.9 in / 4900 mm
Height: 63.5 in / 1614 mm
Curb weight: 5696.74 lb / 2584 kg
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 111 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2022 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro

2022 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
Height: 63.6 in / 1615 mm
Curb weight: 5941.46 lb / 2695 kg
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2022 Audi e-tron S quattro

2022 Audi e-tron S quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
Height: 64.1 in / 1629 mm
Curb weight: 5941.46 lb / 2695 kg
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2021 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro

2021 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
Height: 63.6 in / 1615 mm
Curb weight: 5941.46 lb / 2695 kg
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2021 Audi e-tron S quattro

2021 Audi e-tron S quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
Height: 64.1 in / 1629 mm
Curb weight: 5941.46 lb / 2695 kg
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro Vorsprung

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 180.6 in / 4588 mm
Height: 63.5 in / 1614 mm
Curb weight: 4717.89 lb / 2140 kg
Electric motor #1: 150 kW, 310 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 70 kW, 150 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 82 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro Edition 1

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 180.6 in / 4588 mm
Height: 63.5 in / 1614 mm
Curb weight: 4717.89 lb / 2140 kg
Electric motor #1: 150 kW, 310 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 70 kW, 150 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 82 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro S Line

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 180.6 in / 4588 mm
Height: 63.5 in / 1614 mm
Curb weight: 4717.89 lb / 2140 kg
Electric motor #1: 150 kW, 310 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 70 kW, 150 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 82 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning PLATINUM Extended Range (710A)

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 232.7 in / 5911 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 131 kWh

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning LARIAT Extended Range (511A)

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 232.7 in / 5911 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 131 kWh

2022 Mercedes-Benz AMG EQS

2022 Mercedes-Benz AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 205.6 in / 5223 mm
Height: 59.8 in / 1520 mm
Curb weight: 5853.27 lb / 2655 kg
Electric motor #1: 245 kW @ 4500 - 13500 rpm, 565 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 239 kW, 290 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 107.8 kWh, Voltage: 500 V

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS 580 4MATIC

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 205.4 in / 5216 mm
Height: 59.5 in / 1512 mm
Curb weight: 5698.95 lb / 2585 kg
Electric motor #1: 245 kW @ 4500 - 13500 rpm, 565 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 140 kW, 290 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 107.8 kWh, Voltage: 500 V