Complete List: Chinese Electric Car Manufacturers

What comes to your mind when you first think of China. Low cost products? Old and cheap technologies or workforce? Well, you might have to change your perception then. China is rapidly evolving in new technologies and is implementing new ideas. This includes electrical cars and autonomous cars.

To give you an idea of how vast is the Chinese Electric Vehicle industry, I am listing down the full list of all Chinese Electric Car Manufacturers. This list includes manufacturers of the following vehicles.

  • Plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHV)
  • All Electric vehicle (EV)
  • Fuel cell vehicle (FCV)
  • Mild HV
  • Full HV

Here is the list of all Chinese Electric Car Companies in alphabetical order. You can find more details of all these companies in this article. All the EV models manufactured by these companies are also listed here.

1. Aiways
2. BAIC Bluepark Magna – BAIC/Magna Group
3. Beijing Electric Vehicle – BAIC Group
4. BMW Brilliance – Brilliance/BMW Group
5. Brilliance Auto
6. BYD Auto
7. Byton
8. Changan New Energy – Changan Group
9. Chery New Energy – Chery Group
10. China FAW
11. Chongqing Jinkang New Energy Automobile – Chongqing Sokon Industry Group
12. DearCC
13. DFM/Dongfeng
14. Dongfeng Liuzhou – DFM Group
15. Dongfeng Sokon – DFM Group
16. Dongfeng Venucia – DFM/Nissan Group
17. Dongfeng Yulon – DFM/Yulon Group
18. FAW Jilin Automobile – FAW Group
19. Fengsheng Automobile Technology – Geely/Kandi Group
20. GAC Aion New Energy
21. GAC Honda – GAC/Honda Group
22. GAC Mitsubishi – GAC/Mitsubishi Group
23. GAC NIO New Energy Automobile – GAC/NIO Group
24. GAC Toyota – GAC/Toyota Group
25. Geely
26. Great Wall
27. Haima Motor
28. Hanteng Autos
29. Hawtai Motor
30. Hybrid Kinetic Group
31. JAC/Anhui Jianghuai Automobile
32. Jiangxi Dorcen
33. JMEV/Jiangxi Jiangling Group Electric Vehicle – Renault Group
34. Leopaard Motors – Changfeng/GAC Group
35. Lifan New Energy – Lifan Group
36. Lixiang Automotive/Leading Ideal
37. NIO
38. Qiantu Motor
39. Qoros Auto – Baoneng Group
41. SAIC Motor
42. SAIC-GM-Wuling – SAIC/GM/Guangxi Group
43. Shenzhen DENZA New Energy Automotive – BYD/Daimler Group
44. Sichuan Yema
45. South East Motor – Fujian Group
46. VW – Anhui – VW/JAC Group
47. WM – Weltmeister Motor
48 Xiaopeng Motors
49. Youxia
50. YUDO New Energy – Fujian Group
51. Zhejiang Hozon New Energy
52. Zhejiang Skio Matrix
53. Zhengzhou Nissan – DFM/Nissan Group
54. Zhidou Electric Vehicle – Geely Group
55. Zotye Auto

1. Aiways
  • It was founded in 2017 by two Chinese entrepreneurs Samuel Fu and Gary Gu.
  • The company’s headquarters is in Shanghai.
  • Has annual capacity of 300,000 vehicles.
  • EV models: U5 and U6 ION.

2. BAIC Bluepark Magna – BAIC/Magna Group
  • It is a joint venture of BAIC and Magna.
  • Has manufacturing capacity of 150,000 units per year.
  • EV models: Arcfox EV GT, EV αT, EV αS.

3. Beijing Electric Vehicle – BAIC Group

  • 134th in fortune global 500 list.
  • 746.9m USD profit.
  • Employs 114,315 people.
  • In top 5 list of china’s automobile groups.
  • 14th in global automotive industry.
  • Headquarters in Beijing, China.
  • Subsidiaries – BAIC Motor (Beijing Benz, Beijing Hyundai), BAW, Beiqi Foton Motor, Beijing Foton Automotive, Jiangxi Changhe.
  • EV models: EC5, EU7, EX3, EX5, EC3, EU5, Lite-R300, Wevan 407 EV, EC220, EX360.

4. BMW Brilliance – Brilliance/BMW Group

  • Headquarters in Shenyang, China.
  • A joint venture between BMW and Brilliance Auto.
  • Zinoro, a luxury automobile is owned by this group.
  • EV models: Zinoro 60H (PHV)

5. Brilliance Auto

  • Headquarters is in Shenyang City, China.
  • Employs 5,600 people.
  • Founded in 1992.
  • EV models: Zhonghua H230 EV.

6. BYD Auto

  • Founded in 2003.
  • Parent: BYD Co Ltd.
  • Headquarters in Xi’an, China.
  • EV models: Han DM, Song MAX DM, Tang DM/DM-i, Song Pro DM, Qin Pro DM/Plus DM-i, Han EV, e1, e2, e3, S2, Song MAX EV, Tang EV, Qin Pro EV, Yuan EV/Pro, Song Pro EV, e5 450, Qin EV, K9.

7. Byton

  • Headquarters in Nanjing, China.
  • Founded in 2016.
  • EV models: M-Byte

8. Changan New Energy – Changan Group

  • One of the “Big Four” automakers in China.
  • Headquarters in Chongqing, China.
  • Founded in 1862.
  • EV models: Eado Blue, CS75 PHEV, Eado PHEV, Auchan Cosmos EV, Auchan X7 EV, CS55 E-Rock, Eulove EV, CS15 EV 400/E-Pro, Benni EV 360/E-Star, Eado EV 460/ET.

9. Chery New Energy – Chery Group

  • Founded in 1997.
  • Headquarters in Wuhu, China.
  • Subsidiaries: Chery Jaguar Land Rover, Qoros, Karry Auto.
  • EV models: Tiggo 8 PLUS, Ant (eQ5), Tiggo e, Tiggo 3xe 400, Arrizo e, eQ1, eQ.

10. China FAW

  • Founded in 1953.
  • Headquarters in Changchun, China.
  • Employs 132,000 people.
  • One of the “Big Four” automakers in China.
  • EV Models: Bestune E01, Hongqi E-HS9, Hongqi E-HS3, Junpai A70E, Bestune B30 EV 400.