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Electric vehicles made in Guizhou hit the market

Updated : 2018-11-20 (eguizhou.gov.cn) Print

After finishing tour exhibitions in Hangzhou, Weifang, Shenzhen, Zhengzhou and other areas, electric vehicles made by Sitech Dev have started to be delivered to customers in Guizhou.

Sitech Dev was established on Sep 1, 2017 and is located in Guian New Area, Guizhou province. It has independent and efficient R&D capabilities for the creation of electric vehicles, and is an emerging global intelligent electric vehicle design, R&D and manufacturing company, as well as a whole ecology service provider in China.


Guiyang citizens experience the DEV1 electric car. [Photo/gog.cn]

In April 2018, Sitech Dev released DEV1, a compact electric vehicle, coming out with an independent R&D intelligent internet of vehicles system which makes DEV1 the first intelligent interconnection electric vehicle in Guizhou.

DEV1 is equipped with a permanent magnet synchronous motor (PMSM) with a peak power of 55 kilowatts and a 35 kilowatt-hour battery which can support a driving mileage of 305 kilometers under the New European Driving Cycle (NEDC). With 30 minutes of quick charge, the battery can provide power for 200 km of driving.


DEV1's battery can provide power for 200 km of driving after 30 minutes of charging. [Photo/gog.cn]

DEV1 is also equipped with security equipment from air bags to parking sensors, and intelligent equipment such as a smart phone Bluetooth key, a push-button ignition, an intelligent remote vehicle search, WiFi and a selectable vehicle-mounted wireless charger.

The national sales volume has reached 44,000 cars since DEV1 launched on the market on Aug 30. Two models of DEV1 have been released so far and two more are due to come out next year. The prices of the four models range from 61,900 yuan ($8915.2) to 77,900 yuan.


The first batch of DEV1 owners pose for a group photo at the delivery ceremony. [Photo/gog.cn]

Apart from household vehicles, Sitech Dev also released a high-end car model-GYON, this August in Los Angles with a selling price from 20,000 yuan to 100,000 yuan and a driving mileage from 580 km to 600 km.

According to the sales manager of Sitech Dev, 80 experience centers belonging to the company will open by the end of November. Next year, 200 experience centers will open and cover 180 cities in China, which will allow more car owners to have access to electric vehicles made in Guizhou and provide efficient and green travel services to more clients.