China’s GAC says to roll out car with Huawei after 2024

Auto Shanghai show in Shanghai
Visitors walk past the logo of GAC Group during a media day for the Auto Shanghai show in Shanghai, China April 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song

April 19, 2021

SHANGHAI (Reuters) -China’s GAC plans to roll out its first vehicle model with autonomous driving functions developed with Huawei Technologies after 2024, GAC’s general manager told reporters at the 2021 Shanghai Auto Show on Monday.

Feng Xingya also said that GAC aims for half of its sales to be electric in 2035, with hybrid cars accounting for the rest.

(Reporting by Yilei Sun and Norihiko Shirouzu; Editing by Himani Sarkar)