Beiben Trucks Group marks 1st new-energy vehicle
Beiben Trucks Group Co marked its first new energy vehicle (NEV) sample truck on Nov 5, according to Baotou Daily.
Funded by seven companies including China North Industries Group, China North Industries Corporation, and Inner Mongolia First Machinery Group, Beiben Trucks Group Co is a Baotou-based truck manufacturer with total assets of 15.3 billion yuan ($2.21 billion).
The company had previously listed new energy vehicle development as a key research goal for 2018. And in August 2018, a special development team was formally established. Following detailed product benchmarking, quality improvements, and production preparation work, on Oct 8, the company’s first new energy sample truck entered the assembly stage. The sample truck then underwent a period of testing, before being prepared for operations.
The first new energy sample truck produced by Baotou-based truck manufacturer Beiben Trucks Group Co [Photo/Baotou Daily]