At the press conference last week, the company announced the newly established electric business unit will be responsible for “the meaning of the electric motor vehicle strategy of the company, launching related product sales and service matters). “The new Peugeot Citroen Corporation CD Project, Alexander Ji Calenda will be appointed as the person in charge of the new establishment of the business department, and he will directly report related to Citroen CEO Linda Jackson report..
Jackson said: “About us. Regarding the newly established business unit, although it can directly obtain relevant experiences in the company, it still faces great challenges, it is necessary to develop the best car in the best time to meet our consumers, To protect the company’s funding needs of the electric vehicle series. “The Group has launched several different electric vehicles, such as Berlingo all-electric compact cabin, E-M¨¦hari electric car and DS full electric super run.
After acquisition of Opel last year, the Group’s largest electric car project is an economical five electric car of Amperae.. This car is very popular in Europe.
One of the reasons is that it comes from Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicles produced by General Motors. Since the acquiring Citroen acquiring Opel, the supply of this car is very limited..
Now they have changed their minds, committed to researching electric vehicles based on their own electric platform, and will launch 4 new electric vehicles and 7 plug-in hybrid vehicles next year.