China’s BAIC partners up with behind-the-scenes giant Magna of North America

After their major win overtaking Nissan and Tesla sales with their all-electric EC hatchbacks, leading Chinese carmaker BAIC partners up with North American giant Magna International to build electric vehicles at a 180,000-unit annual capacity plant in Zhenjian. Press Statement by BAIC Philippines, "BAIC and silent giant Magna partner up to make electric vehicles in … Continue reading China’s BAIC partners up with behind-the-scenes giant Magna of North America

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Bestselling BAIC electric hatchback beats Nissan Leaf and Tesla Model S in first quarter 2018

From China, where energy strategies reach beyond maxing out efficiencies and scrubbing up emissions from gasoline and diesel fuel, comes the BAIC EC electric car that outsold the popular Nissan Leaf and Tesla Model S in the first quarter of the year.  Unmistakably an economy model, the BAIC EC hatchback is a fitting leader, harking … Continue reading Bestselling BAIC electric hatchback beats Nissan Leaf and Tesla Model S in first quarter 2018

BAIC joins jeepney modernization push with biggest Class 1 prototype so far

BAIC Philippines unveiled their Kalayaan jeepney prototype last month, putting it on display at the Land Transportation Office's 106th anniversary motor show last month and, in so doing, announcing their participation in the country's public utility vehicle modernization initiative. Based on BAIC's Freedom compact truck and meant to be a compact commuter for short routes … Continue reading BAIC joins jeepney modernization push with biggest Class 1 prototype so far

BAIC Philippines opens flagship showroom after building nationwide network of sellers and servicers

Now almost three years in the country, BAIC Philippines finally opens their flagship showroom after first focusing on fundamentals and having already established a network of dealerships and service centers nationwide. And, after the market’s positive response to their bargain priced utility vehicles, they now also launch a new line of light trucks, among which … Continue reading BAIC Philippines opens flagship showroom after building nationwide network of sellers and servicers

New BAIC mini-truck could become big family mainstay

BAIC Philippines launched their Freedom mini-truck during the inauguration of their flagship showroom in Makati City just last Friday. Offered cargo flatbed configurations, the BAIC Freedom is available in single- and double-cab variants, and priced at P458k and P488k, respectively … and rather surprisingly. That mini-truck tag and those prices that put it squarely against … Continue reading New BAIC mini-truck could become big family mainstay