An authority of BAIC Blue Valley reacted to the rumors of Huawei intending to be a shareholder of the company saying that there was no such incident. The executive shared this response with the China Business News and indicates that both companies will further continue their work and invest in the automotive field.
What’s the backstory?
Recently, the Vice–President of ARCFOX, Wang Qiufeng stated that the ArcFox Alpha S model (Huawei HI equipped) has been crossed about 1,000 orders. In addition, the company is planning to deliver the units by the fourth quarter of 2021.
Last month, the global news agency Reuters proclaimed that Huawei is seeking to control BAIC Blue Valley’s electric vehicle brand Arcfox. In response to this report, a Huawei authority commented that there is no such thing in our cooperation with the BAIC.
This matter hasn’t ended here, we have further news about it. According to the latest news coming from the Daily Economic News, a related person of BAIC Blue Valley shared some news about the partnership between both companies.
The source clarified that Huawei is more likely to be a shareholder instead of controlling the BAIC. Furthermore, he informed that there is a meeting between Huawei administrators with the BAIC Blue Valley. Where they discuss in-depth cooperation on more levels, investment, technology, outcomes, and sales channels.
The chairman of BAIC Blue Valley, Liu Yu reveals that both the company will keep this corporation continue to innovate new technologies covering autonomous driving and AI (artificial intelligence).
As of now, it’s still a project, and the chairman didn’t explain much on this subject. Adding to this, the company is planning to launch HBT new variants with more advanced Huawei solutions in near future. (Read More)
BAIC ArcFox Alpha S Huawei Hi version delivery starts from December 25
At Guangzhou International Auto Show, the Huawei Hi ArcFox Alpha S car with HarmonyOS was officially launched and the delivery of this smart car will start from December 25, 2021, in small batches reported by Chinese media.
A new report reveals that Huawei Hi ArcFox Alpha S is the first car to be launched with the HarmonyOS system and Huawei’s exclusive (Autonomous Driving System) three-level ADS system. The ADS includes NCA mode, ICA+ mode, and ICA mode.
During the event, BAIC Blue Valley stated that the Alpha S Huawei HI version has got a considerable amount of orders. In addition, the company also mentioned that it is fully implementing its annual production plan and starting a small batch of BAIC ArcFox Alpha S delivery by the end of the year.
Top Features of Huawei Hi ArcFox Alpha S:
- Huawei Kirin 990A Chipset
- High-End Autonomous driving system
- Fast charging technology
- HarmonyOS smart cockpit
- Powerful Lidar system
Huawei Hi ArcFox Alpha S:
According to the previous information, Huawei Hi ArcFox Alpha S has 3-millimeter wave radars, 12 ultrasonic radars, 13 panoramic cameras including 9 ADS cameras, and 4 surround-view cameras.
This is the first smart car to come with the HarmonyOS cockpit and Huawei’s exclusive technologies. The inbuilt Kirinn 990A chip produces 3.5TOPs computing power with a strong and real-time 5G network connection.
It is equipped with a permanent magnet synchronous motor with a maximum torque of 655N·m, maximum power of 473KW, and acceleration of 3.5s per 100 kilometers. The car also has a high-precision map that can easily navigate in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen while the other locations are also being installed.
Talking about the battery, the car is equipped with a ternary lithium supercharged custom battery pack (IP68 dustproof and waterproof), which can last up to 708 kilometers under comprehensive working conditions and supports 750V lightning-fast charging.
Huawei, CATL and Changan Automobile to deliver AVITA 11 in Q3 2022
The AVATAR car brand is made with tripartite cooperation the car-making technology relies on Changan Automobile, the intelligent system provider Huawei and CATL manage the battery.
Avita 11 car’s front has a round shape slightly weird design and decorated with angled headlights, which has a futuristic sense of science fiction. It is designed by the Avita German team.
The body of the car is of coupe shape with a slip back at the tail and a distinctively sporty style. The rear side has through-type taillights, and hidden door handles.
The overall body design highlights the minimalist and technological characteristics. Avita Technolgy’s CEO Tan Behong discloses the technical parameters:
- 0-100 KM acceleration in just 4 seconds
- Equipped with 200KW high voltage charging
- Features 400 TOPS computing power smart driving chip
- Huawei HarmonyOS Smart Cockpit
As of now, AVATR 11 is currently launched in the Chongqing plant and this new car will also be revealed at Guangzhou Auto Show set for November 19.
The new car officially arrives in the Q2 of 2022 and the first delivery will be completed in the third quarter of next year. According to the information, the new brand Avita will also unveil four new cars in the coming five years.
Arcfox Alpha S Huawei Hi to sell by the end of this year, have sufficient orders to deliver
Huawei Hi powered ArcFox Alpha S has become a popular smart car model among Chinese car enthusiasts and it hasn’t been started a real ride on the road. A report suggests that ArcFox has already gathered a considerable amount of orders and planning to start a small batch of delivery of the Alpha S Huawei Hi model by the end of this year.
The Car make is also looking forward to bringing new orders in line and assembling as many as units possible to deliver them on track. The ArcFox Alpha S Huawei Hi version model has 3 mm-wave radars, 13 panoramic cameras, 12 ultrasonic radars, and 1 driver face recognition camera.
These are pretty powerful sensors that help the driver to get aware of its surroundings as well as the driver’s own self. This quite powerful smart car, The Alpha S Huawei Hi version comes with a magnet synchronous motor with a maximum torque of 655N·m, maximum power of 473KW, and acceleration of 3.5s per 100 kilometers.
In terms of battery life, the car is equipped with a ternary lithium supercharged custom battery pack (IP68 dustproof and waterproof), and it has a battery life of up to 708 kilometers under comprehensive working conditions.
In addition, the Alpha S Huawei HI can be fully charged with 80% of the power in 0.25 hours with DC fast charging, 20KW fast charging takes 5 hours, and 750V lightning-fast charging is also supported.
(via – nbd)