Electric AionS 

By Mark Andrews

China Automotive Review. April 2019.

When GAC first showed the Aion S at the 2018 Guangzhou Auto Show and billed it as a Tesla 3 killer it created more questions than answers.

On March 1, the Aion S went on pre-sale with both prices and the interior revealed. Yet while it provided some answers it almost created as many new questions.

Compared to fellow state-owned OEMs BAIC and SAIC there is no denying that GAC is behind when it comes to new energy vehicles (NEVs) but it has very publicly linked its future to them. In 2017 it created GAC New Energy (GAC NE) with a mission to become a world class electric car maker over the next three to five years.

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Mark Andrews has written about everything from Japanese houses to heli hikes on New Zealand glaciers, test drives of Chinese cars to bar and restaurant reviews. He currently specialises in travel articles and reviews of Chinese cars plus articles about the Chinese auto industry.

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