GAC Motor to Bring All Lineup and New Vehicles to 2018 NAIAS
DETROIT, December 22, 2017
GAC Motor, China’s fast-growing automaker, is returning to the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) for the fourth time with all lineup and innovative new vehicles. The launch ceremony is set for 1:35 p.m. on January 15, 2018 in Hall B at the Cobo Center in Detroit.
GAC Motor will be debuting its high-end flagship MPV model that represents the highest level of independent research and development capabilities, a new signature sedan, and an electric concept car that targets the young generation in the U.S. market.
“We are privileged to be able to showcase our new models to U.S. customers once again at the grand trade fair that gathers the world’s top automotive manufacturers,” said Yu Jun, President of GAC Motor.
“The U.S. has one of the most advanced auto industries in the world; its consumers have reached a social consensus on the essential attributes of cars. Entering the U.S. market is an essential step for GAC Motor to bring premium vehicles to global consumers that adapt to their needs.”
GAC Motor has sold more than 460,000 vehicles from January to November in 2017, a 38.9% year-on-year increase, while establishing sales and services networks in 14 countries supported by top global suppliers, covering the Middle East, Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe, Africa and North America.
“By emphasizing independent and innovative research, adhering to the highest international standards in product quality and establishing world-class car manufacturing systems, we aim to become a world-class brand built on highly developed production, R&D and marketing capabilities,” remarked Yu.
About GAC Motor
Founded in 2008, Guangzhou Automobile Group Motor CO., LTD (GAC Motor) is a subsidiary of GAC Group that develops and manufactures premium quality vehicles, engines, components and auto accessories, achieving a year-to-year growth rate of 96 percent in 2016, the highest among all Chinese brands in the corresponding period. GAC Motor now ranks the highest among all Chinese brands for five consecutive years in J.D. Power Asia Pacific’s 2017 China Initial Quality Study (IQS). The company aims to form a production capacity of 500,000 vehicles by 2017 and of 1,000,000 vehicles by 2020.