“God car” can not stand!Just announced: big price increase

2022-06-08 0 By

Source:After byd, Tesla, Xiaopeng Automobile, Ideal Automobile and other new energy vehicle companies have recently increased their prices, Wuling Automobile has also officially announced an increase in the prices of several series of models, including wuling Hongguang MINIEV series, known as the “god car”, which will sell 426,452 units in 2021.Won the annual sales crown of new energy.It is worth noting that Wuling automobile has just raised prices for some of its models.On the evening of March 23, Wuling Automobile officially announced on weibo “Instructions on price Adjustment of New Energy Models”.Saic-gms Wuling said that affected by the upstream raw material prices continue to rise significantly and other comprehensive factors, SAIC-GMS Wuling will be on its Wuling Hongguang MINIEV series models, Wuling NanoEV models, Baojun KiWi EV models of the official guidance price adjustment, the increase range of 4,000 yuan – 8,000 yuan.The price adjustment will take effect from 0:00 on March 24.According to the official website, Wuling new energy vehicles currently have five series, namely wuling Hongguang MINIEV GAMEBOY series, Wuling Hongguang MINIEV Series, Wuling Hongguang MINIEV Macaron series, Wuling NanoEV series and Wuling NanoEV Disney Zootopia limited edition.In terms of price, currently, Wuling Honglight MINIEV2022 official guidance price is 3.28-44,800 yuan, Wuling Honglight MINIEV Macaron series 2022 official price is 438-49,800 yuan, Wuling NanoEV series official price is 5688-61,800 yuan,The official price of wuling NanoEV Disney Crazy Animals limited edition is 66,800 yuan, while the price of Wuling Hongguang MINIEV GAMEBOY series has not been announced.It is worth noting that on March 11, Wuling Motor announced the official launch of the 2022 Hongguang MINIEV, announcing the starting price of the model between 34,800 yuan and 50,600 yuan. The price of the whole series of models has been raised by 2,000 yuan, but at that time, it announced the starting price of the old easy model is still 28,800 yuan.And Wuling NanoEV models also announced price increases in early February, the adjusted price range of 52,800 to 62,800 yuan, the price increase of 3,000 yuan.It is reported that Hongguang MINIEV is a popular model of SAIC-GM-Wuling, and its starting price of 28,800 yuan makes it quickly popular with consumers once it is launched in 2020. Subsequently, Wuling also launched a series of models such as Hongguang MINIEV Macaron and Filling model, which once again promoted this model to the top of the market.Hongguang MINIEV is also known as an electric “god car”.According to the official introduction, Hongguang MINIEV has won 2021 pure electric new energy (domestic brand) warranty rate ranking first, international CMF Design Award “Best Color award” and other awards.In addition, according to “White Paper on Low temperature endurance of China’s Small New Energy Vehicles”, hongguang MINIEV’s low temperature endurance range maintenance rate reaches 67.5%, higher than the industry average of 59.95%.In January this year, SAIC-GM-Wuling announced that up to December 31, 2021, the overall sales volume of Hongguang MINIEV has exceeded 550,000, among which 426,452 units will be sold in 2021, making it the annual sales champion of new energy.In addition, MINIEV also set a new energy single model sales record in China with 55,729 units sold in December, ranking first in China’s new energy sales for 16 consecutive months.Wuling Hongguang MINIEV sold 26,000 units in February, according to the association.New energy vehicle companies have raised prices for Wuling Automobile, netizens have expressed understanding, after all, the recent rise in raw materials is too severe.Wuling Automobile also mentioned in the price statement that the price of upstream raw materials continued to rise sharply, and this reason also appeared in the price statement of the major new energy vehicle enterprises before.It is reported that raw materials, led by nickel, lithium carbonate upstream costs are still piling up, nickel prices are still on the high side.The factory price of battery grade lithium carbonate has reached 530,000 yuan/ton, and the average market price has broken through 500,000 yuan/ton.And downstream power battery manufacturers also began to adjust prices due to rising costs, including Ningde Times, Guoxuan High-tech, Fu Neng technology and other manufacturers have announced price increases.Affected by this, recent new energy vehicle companies have joined the price hike, BYD, Tesla, Xiaopeng Automobile, Ideal Automobile, Weima Automobile, Zero Run Automobile, Ne Zha Automobile and so on have announced price increases.Among them, BYD all models up 3000-6000 yuan, ideal ONE price up 11,800 yuan, Xiaopeng car subsidy before the price of 101-20000 yuan, Weima car 7000-26000 yuan, Ne Zha car 3000-5000 yuan, several he car 3000-7000 yuan……Tesla’s price increase of 3 times in 7 days made netizens call it a “financial product” to buy a car. Moreover, some media reported that Tesla’s price increase led to “scalping”, and the transfer fee for a single order exceeded 20,000 yuan.In this regard, Ideal Automobile CEO Li Xiang had publicly said on March 19, at present, and battery manufacturers have already determined the price of batteries in the second quarter of the brand contract, basically immediately announced the price increase.There is no price increase, most of the price increase range has not yet negotiated, and waiting for negotiated prices will generally immediately.The rise in battery costs in the second quarter was outrageous.War, politics and the epidemic have made buying a car even more valuable, with the overall price of used cars in the United States rising by 30%.In addition, not only new energy vehicles, electric vehicles, mobile phones are also affected by the rise in battery raw materials.March 21, Niu Niu electric announced that due to the upstream lithium and other raw materials (prices) increased significantly, Niu Niu Electric will on April 1, 2022 on the whole series of lithium products retail price guidance, increase the amount of 200-1000 yuan, the specific will be released at that time as the subject.Lu Weibing, president of Xiaomi China and general manager of Redmi, said on his weibo account, “The price of battery materials is really outrageous recently. Cherish your super-charged phone.”