GAC Motor Company (hereinafter referred to as “GAC Motor”), established on July 21, 2008, is devoted to the production and sales of world-class vehicles, motors,auto parts & accessories and automotive suppliesas well as R&D of automobile engineering technology. The baseof GAC Motoris located in Panyu district, covering a floor area of about 1,200,000m2. By the end of September 2017, the number of its employees had exceeded 13,000. As a national high-tech enterprise, GAC Motor completed the first phase construction ofa world-class vehicle and motor plantwith a production capacity of 100,000 vehicles per year in September 2010. The plant’scapacity was increased to 200,000 vehicles per year through capacity expansion in October 2014.A new plant was established and launched into operation in June 2016, whose capacity reached 150,000 vehicles per year.The standard production capacity of Panyu base is 350,000 vehicles per year.
With a globalized perspective, GAC Motor has been seeking to integrate the best resources from around the world, adhering to international standards. Guided by this overarching objective,the company has launched GA5, GS5, GA3S, GS5 Super, GA6, GS4 and new energy cars GA5 PHEV, GA8 and GS8 successively, and has put in place full-fledged data systems and product evolution sequences. As things stand today, it has developed and constructed level-A/A0 and level-B/C platforms independently. Since its launch at the end of 2010, the subordinate brand of GAC Motor has registered an average compound growth of 85%, and the brandranked as Chinese No.1 brand in J.D.Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) for 5 consecutiveyears from 2013 to 2017.GAC Motor has blazed a development path featuring “high-end positioning,premium quality and innovation-driven growth” and has created a benchmark of “GAC Motor speed” in the industry.
In November 2015, GAC Group proposed an overall development strategy for thefollowing 5 years, namely, the “1513” strategy. The centerpiece of the strategy is to pool all the resources of GAC Group for developing proprietary brands during “the 13th Five-year Plan” period, with GAC Motor as the core.
Looking ahead, GAC Motor will make further efforts on branding, marketing, after-sales service and quality control, so as to achieve a production capacity of 1,000,000 vehicles per year by 2020and build GAC Motor into a world-class brand favored by customers with immensebrand value and influence!